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Weekend Trip to Jog Falls, Karnataka

Famous for

  • Waterfall


Summer 22 to 40°C

Winter 15 to 33°C

Distance / Traveling Time

From Bangalore: 387 kilometers / 7 h ,10 m

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Jog Falls is one of the sought-after getaways from Bangalore. The Jog Falls cascade from an altitude of 829 ft (253 m) and includes 4 structures (streams) namely Raja, Rani, Roarer and Rocket. Jog Falls is also popular as Jogada Gundi, Gerusoppe falls, and Gersoppa Falls. Thus, Jog Falls is a paradise for nature lovers. Shimoga is the nearest town that connects Jog Falls and Bangalore. There are cabs and taxis available for hire. The unspoilt beauty of falls wins the heart of visitors.

How to Reach Jog Falls

By Train

Shimoga, located at a distance of 88 km, is the nearest airport to Jog Falls. Proper rail connectivity from Bangalore makes it a better and time efficient way to reach Jog Falls. At the railway station, there is a local transportation system available to move in and around the city.

By Air

There is no airport close o Jog Falls to reach via air from Bangalore. Thus, booking a private taxi and cab is the easiest way to reach Jog Falls.

By Road

From Bangalore, there are private taxis and cabs available for hire to reach Jog Falls. Proper road connectivity makes it a worthy getaway to ensure a memorable vacation.

Things to do in Jog Falls