#10 of 17 Places to Visit in Dandeli
Distance (From Alnavar): 81 Kms
Trip Duration (Including Travel): 4 Hours/Half Day
Place Location: 18 Km From Yellapur
Transportation Options: Bus / Cab
Travel Tips: None
At a distance of 18 km from Yellapur, 60 km from Sirsi, 117 km from Jog Falls, 107 km from Gokarna, 108 km from Karwar, 81 km from Dandeli and 88 km from Hubli, Magod Falls is a group of waterfalls situated at Magod village in Uttar Kannada district of Karnataka.
Magod Falls is formed over Bedti River, also known as Gangavalli River. The fall cascades down from a height of nearly 650 feet (200 m) into a narrow valley of rocks. River Bedti flows down in two steps offering a beautiful view. This is one of the best Dandeli tourist places and also a trekker's paradise.
It is situated close to the famous sunset point in the region, the Jenukallu Gudda (6 km). On the way to the Magod waterfalls, one can find a pleasant lake called Kawadikere (11 km) which is spread over an area of 60 acres.
Magod Falls can be reached by road. Visitors have to take deviation to the left after 3 km on the way to Ankola from Yellapur. This place attracts relatively less crowd and become isolated by 5 PM, so better to visit this play in morning time.
The best time to visit Magod falls is from October - January. The falls mostly becomes dry during the summer months and misty during the monsoon season.