Chaparai / Chaaparai
Nature | Waterfall
#3 of 12 Places to Visit in Araku-Valley
Distance (From Araku Valley): 13 Kms
Trip Duration (Including Travel): 1-2 Hours
Place Location: On Araku - Paderu Road
Transportation Options: Bus / Cab / + Walk/Trek
Travel Tips: None
At a distance of 13 km from Araku Bus Stand, Chaaparai is a beautiful water cascade situated on Paderu - Araku Road in Vishakhapatnam district of Andhra Pradesh. Also known as Dumbriguda Waterfalls, it is a scenic place surrounded by forests and is one of the popular Araku Tourist Places.
Chaparai Waterfalls is a popular tourist attraction, with its endless streams that cut across big rock formations of Araku Valley. The area around the waterfalls has become a popular site for picnicking, owing to the presence of the beautiful stream flowing through wide rock formations. Smooth slanting rocks interrupt the stream, making a huge natural water slide. This waterfall is highly attractive and allures lots of tourists. This waterfall is one of the preferred locations for Telugu filmmakers.
One can experience the beauty of water gushing through natural rocks. Bathing is well possible when the water flow is not really heavy. It is recommended not to enter into the water in monsoon season when water flow is heavy.
Visitors have to take their own vehicles or hire a taxi/auto from Araku and visit this place.
Entry Fee: Rs. 10 for Person