Best Adventure Camping Place 'Simsha Waterfall' near Bangalore, Karnataka

Simsha Waterfall is located near Tumkur District of Karnataka. It is a attractive falls loacated in a pleasant hill station. June to September is the peak season time to visit this Simsha falls. The height from which this waterfalls drips is about 914 m high.

Best Adventure Camping Place 'Simsha Waterfall' near Bangalore, Karnataka

Simsha falls is one of the best tourist places near Bangalore, Karnataka. Simsha falls is also known as bluff or Shivasamudra. Samudhram in tamil means sea and as water from this falls forms as a river and joins river Kaveri to reach the sea, it is named so.

specialities of Simsha falls

The Simsha Falls has its origin from the Devarayanadurga hill. This Simsha Falls on the banks of river Kaveri is the spot where the first Hydro-electric Power Station of Asia is situated. This Hydro-electric power station was put up at Simsha Falls in the year 1902. In Simsha, you can see two distinct waterfalls known as gaganachukki and bharachukki. In addition to these two major falls there is a series of other small falls that break up from it. In peak rainy seasons, these two main waterfalls merge together to give a view like a single wide falls.

Features of Simsa falls

For those who wish to do some adventurous activities, Simsha Falls is the best choice. You will have to travel 2 km all the way through fertile greenery, besides the bank of river Kaveri to reach this falls. So along this way, adventurous activities like trekking, river crossing, mountain climbing, coracle riding, monkey crawling, water rafting, boating and fishing can be done. Even though it is possible to make a trip to Simsha falls without these events, the fulfillment of a tour comes only when you enjoy doing such naughty things. So do not feel bad to bare weights along with you. Camping can also be done in Simsha falls and thus you can also take all the materials required for camping. You can cook by yourself and eat when you camp in the tent that you make.

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