It is a sizzling waterfalls cascading from the height of 253 meters, being the second highest waterfalls in India. The first one is Nohkalikai falls in Meghalaya. The Jog waterfall is located in Shimoga district of Karnataka. It is segmented waterfalls and serves as a major tourist attraction in Karnataka. This famed waterfalls is called as Gersoppa Falls and anda Gundi. The distinct feature of this waterfalls is that it directly drops down and does not makes any streams on rocks. Hence it holds the legacy of being the first untiered waterfalls in India. It offers a wide range of panoramic and scenic views which counts around 83. Jog Falls is the most stunning and striking treasure of nature and must visit wonder in Karnataka tourism.
Places to visit
It is one of the center of attraction, was built across the River Sharavathi. It is one of the largest hydro-electric power stations of India.
How to reach Jog Falls
Hubli domestic airport is 130 km from Jog Falls is the nearest airport.
Talaguppa and Sagar railway stations are nearby railheads located around 30 km from Jog Falls.
Good numbers of private and public transport buses are available from nearby cities of Karnataka to reach Jog Falls.
In summer 23-30°C and in winter 8-26°C. Ideal time is between October to May to experience the complete essence of Jog Falls.