Jogi Gundi Falls - Agumbe’s Mesmerizing Cave Waterfalls
Amidst the thick and dense forests of Western Ghats of Karnataka, Jogi Gundi Falls is one of the pristine waterfalls near Bangalore. If you are planning for a weekend trip, this fall will be ideal for it.
As largely untouched, located around 3 kilometers from Agumbe, Jogi Gundi Falls provide the surprising element of its origin. Unlike the traditional waterfalls, this one comes out from a dark cave, giving you a thrilling experience to watch the turquoise green water.
For the trekking enthusiasts, the fall is situated on the way towards Barkana falls. Eroded rocks and lush green forests are part of the trekking route. You can also enjoy the serene nature while swimming in the cool waters of the natural pool at the end of the trek.
Among the various waterfalls near Bangalore, Jogi Gundi falls is 348 kilometers from Bangalore and 47 kilometers from Udupi. The waterfall merges into the Malapahaari River. It is believed that once a saint or Jogi used to meditate inside the cave of this place. Hence, the place received its name.
It is a beautiful sight to watch the gushing waters coming out of the rocks. Apart from taking the waterfall shower, you can also enjoy birdwatching and nature photography.