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Thommankuthu waterfalls

Thommankuthu waterfalls

Thommankuthu waterfalls is located 20 kilometers away from Thodupuzha town. The surroundings of Thommankuthu comprise refreshing weather and healthy greenery. A tourist can also enjoy the wild beauty of the forest at Thommankuthu. Thommankuthu waterfall tours will allow tourists to savor the wild beauty of forest and stream. If you are looking for an adventurous vacation, Thommankuthu waterfall tours offer all the adventure you can handle.

Named after a tribal leader Thommachen Kuruvinakunnel, who was washed away in this waterfall while crossing the river, these waterfalls drop about 1500 m into a stream in a lush green scenic setting. This splendid waterfall comes down in seven steps with a cascade and a pool at each step on the rugged, rocks of the Muvattupuzha river. And the difference between the first and the last fall is 500m. The roar of the falls can be heard even before reach it. This is also an ideal venue for adventure tourism because one have to undertake a trek that takes one to the top of the mountain, a nearly 12 kms climb. It is advisable to avoid trekking during monsoon season

Thommankuthu – seven step waterfalls drop down a rock from a height of 1500 meters with a pool beneath each step of falls.This scenic location gets its name from a great hunter, Mr. Thommachen Kuruvinakunnel, who lets the world know of this waterfall in late 1920’s. Thommankuthu waterfalls is a perfect tourist spot to enjoy the wild beauty of the forest and the stream. There are no accommodation available here,so tourists can only enjoy one day at Thommankuthu. There are many hotels and restaurants at Thodupuzha providing lodging facilities. 

Getting there

Nearest railway station: Aluva Railway Station ( 67 kilometers )

Nearest airport: Cochin International Airport ( 66 kilometers )

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