Although much hasn't been written about the place, the gorgeous photographs suggest that it's a perfect weekend trip for people living in Karnataka. Situated in Athirappilly panchayath, Chalakudy Taluk of Thrissur district, Kerala, this 80-ft-high waterfall is quite a hotspot for the people living nearby.Off Bellary Road (National Highway 7 Hyderabad-Bangalore Highway), and overlooking Nandi Hills and Muddenahalli, this place guarantees a breathtaking view at an altitude of about 1350 mts. Nicknamed the 'Niagra Falls Of India', Athirappilly is the largest waterfall of Kerala.If you haven't been able to figure out a trip down south, thinking there isn't a lot to do, this article is just the wake up call you need.
There are two railway stations at Araku on the Kothavalasa-Kirandul railway line of Visakhapatnam division of the East Coast Railway, on the Indian Railways network.
Shimiliguda railway station is located at an altitude of 996 meters above mean sea level.
Beautiful, and mostly untouched, this one's been waiting for you to be explored.
Kochi is the nearest airport, about 55 kms away, if that's your preferred mode of travelling.
Athirappilly is easily reachable from Chalakudy by taxi or by bus from the Chalakudy private bus terminal.