|Pariyaram, Kochi (Map)
|Entry Fee & Timings
|Timings:- The falls are open to visitors from morning till evening. Entry Fee: The no entry fee to Athirapally Falls
|Lakes & Waterfalls, Nature Sites and Parks
|Place visit with
|Married Couples, Unmarried Couples, Friends, Siblings, Youngsters
|Best time to visit
|May, June, July, August
About Athirapally Falls
Athirapally Falls has a rich historical and cultural significance in Kerala. It is mentioned in ancient Indian literature and has been a part of local folklore for centuries. The falls have also been featured in various Indian films.
Interesting facts about Athirapally Falls
- The waterfall is approximately 80 feet in height and is formed by the Chalakudy River.
- Athirapally Falls is surrounded by lush green forests and is a part of the Western Ghats, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
- The area around the falls is home to various species of flora and fauna, making it a biodiversity hotspot.
- It is a popular filming location for Indian movies, especially for song sequences and scenic shots.
How to reach Athirapally Falls
By Road: Athirapally Falls is well-connected by road. You can hire a taxi or drive from Kochi (approximately 70 kilometers) or Thrissur (approximately 32 kilometers).
By Train: The nearest railway station is Chalakudy, which is about 30 kilometers away from the falls. You can hire a taxi or take a bus from the station to reach Athirapally.
By Air: The nearest airport is Cochin International Airport, located approximately 55 kilometers away. From the airport, you can hire a taxi or take a bus to reach the falls.
By Bus: There are regular bus services from various cities in Kerala to Athirapally. You can also take a bus from Kochi or Thrissur.