Jog falls

Jog falls High Resolution images

Water plunges from over 250 m, situated on the river Sharavathy. Famous for scenic beauty, also called Gersoppa Falls. Jog falls is located in Shimoga district (Karnataka state). Location falls under one of the important Biodiversity Hot Spots of the world, Western GhatsWestern Ghats 4 in India. Four different falls could be noticed and are named as Raja, Rani, Rover and Rocket. When there is more water, obviously, water fall becomes more spectacular and this is true with the Jog falls also.

Linganamakki Dam:liganamakkidam Situated across Sharavathy river.

Gudavi Bird Sanctuary:gudavi bird Near to Shimoga and Sagara, about 70 hectares marsh land with serene Lake attracts lots of birds every year.

Talguppa is the nearest Railway station. Jog falls situated 16 km from here. One could get direct trains from Bangalore and Mysore. Shimoga is also other railway station near to Talguppa. Frequent bus service available from Talguppa to Jog falls.

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