Honey Valley Nilakandi Falls

Waterfall | Nature

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Distance (From Coorg): 48 Kms

Trip Duration (Including Travel): Half Day to Full Day

Place Location: Near Kabbinkadu Village

Transportation Options: Bus / Cab

Travel Tips: None

At a distance of 7 km from Kakkabe, 27 km from Virajpet and 48 km from Madikeri, Nilakandi Falls is a beautiful waterfall located near Kabbinkadu village in Coorg district of Karnataka. Well-known as Honey Valley, it is one of the stunning waterfalls in Coorg and among the must include places in Karnataka Tour Packages.

The Nilakandi Falls is set amidst the dense tropical forests of Coorg and starts somewhere in the Thadiyandamol range. Cascading down from a height of about 50 feet, it is a picturesque and serene waterfall that lends trekkers a wonderful waterfall shower experience. This place is definitely one of the few tourist places in Coorg that portray the enchanting beauty of this lovely destination. Do plan a visit to this waterfall if you want to plunge in the natural beauty of Coorg.

Honey Valley is a private resort owned and run by Mr. Suresh Chengappa and is situated 4 kilometers from the Kabbinkadu bus stop. The estate is spread over 75 acres of coffee, cardamom and pepper plantations. A forty-five-minute easy walk through more or less level ground takes one to Nilakandi Falls from Honey Valley. The actual trek to the waterfall starts from the dry pond which is about 1 km from the Honey Valley Resort. A three-kilometer trek from the lake takes one to the stream that flows down from the Nilakandi Falls. And another four kilometers from there takes you to the source of the waterfall, which is a small lake.

Timings: 6 AM - 5 PM

Entry: Free