#10 of 25 Places to Visit in Coimbatore
Distance (From Coimbatore): 67 Kms
Trip Duration (Including Travel): 1-2 Hours
Place Location: Near Aliyar Dam Between Pollachi And Valparai
Transportation Options: Bus / Cab
Travel Tips: 1. Monkey falls can be visited with 1-2 Hrs extra effort while visiting Valparai.
2. This place can be visited along with Alayar Dam (5 Kms before).
At a distance of 67 Kms from Coimbatore, 27 Kms from Pollachi & 548 Kms from Chennai, Monkey Falls is a magnificient falls situated near Aliyar Dam between Pollachi and Valparai in the Anamalai Hills (24 Kms before Valparai).
With a height of about 60 feet, these falls are very close to the main road and easily accessible. Bathing is possible at bottom of the falls, though it's bit dangerous during monsoons when the water flow is high.
Best time to visit the falls is between October & March. This place attracts several thousands of tourists across the year and usually crowded on weekends. It is easily accessible by Bus from Pollachi. All the buses between Pollachi and Valparai stop here.