From massive waterfalls to the mesmerizing beaches, and even to the tea plantation of Munnar, there’s no question that Kerala has a surplus of scenery that you’d see in anything from action thrillers to sci-fi fantasies, and even in one of India's most expensive film ever, Bahubali. Yes, this $40 million warrior epic insists the movie's heart is all Indian. Perhaps the eye thundering VFX effect and the mind-blowing sceneries in the movie, there are a few exotic locations in Southern India where the film actually got shot. You surely remember the enchanting waterfall that Mahendra Baahubali climbs and crosses at ease. Well, the waterfall, in reality, does exist. Let me take you through then, the name of the amazing place is Athirapally Waterfalls, also known as “BAHUBALI WATERFALLS” located in Thrissur district of Kerala.
So want to make your own Bahubali trail on your Kerala vacation? Why not make the paradise of the movie your reality and add the breathtaking place on this list to your itinerary. Here is a little help.
Nestled amidst the dense forest with rich species of flora and fauna, Athirapally is the far wanted gorgeous escape from actuality. It is the largest waterfall of Kerala and is nicknamed as “Niagara of India”. Wild and exquisite, unspoiled by the passage of time, Athirapally Waterfalls gives a restful escape for those wanting to go away the hurried tempo of metropolis life behind. The allure of Athirapally can hardly be described in phrases. Beginning calmly from the Sholayar excessive ranges and crashing by gorgeous overhung with bushes, this waterfall without no doubt is one of the greatest locations in India to seize an actual sense of the ‘Picturesque’.
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In a country that featured so many beautiful waterfalls, Athirapally just nudged into the penultimate spot. Approximately 80 feet high, being a part of the Chalakudy River, the entrance to the falls is steep and is a 2 km trek to the Athirapally Falls. As you walk higher and higher, the forest area is quiet and you can hear different types of birds singing and recognize each bird from its voice. And what is better than walking on the paths meandering through the waterfalls. If this is not a stimulus for your budding romance, what is? The majestic waterfall is also an ideal place to spend romantic time with your better-half also. The rugged rocks and rushing steep waterfalls look irresistible to visit.
As you climb up, you can see the river flowing past huge rocks and trees. The falls are so huge that for a minute you will be stunned by the massive size. One look at them and you will start believing in magic, that’s how the beautiful waterfalls are. They are definitely the most charismatic ones. Lie down on the rocks and enjoy some fresh mist spraying on your face from the waterfall, while admiring your surroundings. The scenic beauty f Athirapally Waterfalls will definitely thrill your sense. Unlike other waterfalls, Athirapally has full of water throughout the year. One of the best places to visit in Kerala, the Athirapally Waterfalls will blow your mind and your lens. The enormous waterfalls in the languid beauty of nature are something you'll look back more often than not. Not just the mesmerizing waterfall, but the abundant natural beauty on offer at this place, is also an absolute treat! From hidden waterfalls to wide mountainous landscapes, Kerala is packed with lush beauty all over. After all, it is a land of God’s and surprises which will not only keep you away from the toxic but also make you as happy as a clam.
So go and breathe in all the fresh air you can. Don't just sit at home and sulk. Get those waterproof housing bag cases for your cameras and step into the Athirapally wonderland.