Created by Sharavathi River, Jog Falls are among the highest waterfalls in India. Jog Falls is located on the borders of Shimoga and North Kanara district in the state of Karnataka. The Jog falls is one of the major attractions in Karnataka tourism.
The Western Ghats gives rise to the Sharavati river that plunges from a height of 829 feet in four magnificent cascades namely Raja, Rani, Roarer and Rocket. The entire area is enveloped by the wide range of luxuriant vegetation. The steps cut into rocks will lead you to the very depths of the fall.
During Monsoons the Jog falls becomes voluminous creating a spectacular sight with rainbows often.
Take an adventurous walk through the rocky steps.
The nearest airport to Jog falls is Hubli airport at a distance of 133 kilometers from Jog falls.
Good car/bus servises are there for Jog falls.RAIL
Shimoga railway station is nearest railhead for Jog falls.ROAD
The place is well connected by NH 206 from Shimoga and other mejor cities of the state. Government & private buses ply between Shimoga and Jog Falls. 16kms from Talguppa.
Jog falls is at a distance of 372 kms from Bangalore, Tumkur (308km) and Bellary (345km).