Balmuri & Edumuri Waterfalls

Waterfall

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Distance (From Srirangapatna Railway Station): 12 Kms

Trip Duration (Including Travel): 1-2 Hours

Place Location: Towards Brindavan Gardens

Transportation Options: Bus / Cab

Travel Tips: Balmuri Falls & Edumuri Falls are about 8 Kms from Brindavan Gardens and can be visited together.

At a distance of 12 km from Srirangapatna Railway Station & 15 Kms from Mysore near Brindavan Gardens, Balmuri Falls & Edumuri Falls are man-made waterfalls on the way to KRS dam. Edumuri falls is about 1 km from Balmuri Falls.

Balmuri falls is the famous of the two and is a favorite film shooting spot. Balmuri Falls are actually small falls created by a check-dam constructed on river Cauvery. The water flow is not heavy during the dry season and it is safe to enjoy & play in the water here. It is a good picnic spot and typically visited in the winter.

Edumuri falls is about 500 feet east of Balmuri falls and is a good spot to swim and play in the water. There is also an ancient Ganesha temple in the vicinity.

About 8 Km before KRS dam, take right turn at Belagola and the Balmuri falls is 3 Km from here.