Thommankuthu Falls

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  • Address: Thommankuthu Waterfalls Road, Thodupuzha, Idukki, Kerala 685581, Munnar, India
  • Timings: 08:00 am - 06:00 pm Details
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Water Body, View Point, Waterfall, Family And Kids, Nature, Bird Watching

One of the iconic natural attractions of Munnar is Thommankuthu falls. According to the history, this waterfall got its name from Kolumban, a tribal leader who was washed away in this water a decade ago. In recent time, this 1500 meter waterfall has become one of the most favorite spot among travelers and native people. This is primarily because of its jaw-dropping beauty. This seven-step waterfall has pools at each step. Visitors who come over here, take a dip into the cool water of these pools. If you are fond of trekking, then climb up to the top of the mountain. Once you reach there, you will get to see the splendid beauty of the surrounding region. According to the locals, this spot is also popular for bird watching.

Make sure you keep your camera ready to capture the brilliant scenery. 

  • Wear sturdy shoes as you need to do a small trek to reach the waterfall.

  • Entry is free.

  • The waterfall is open throughout the week.
  • Being part of a forest reserve, the entry time is limited from 8.00 am to 6.00 pm.

  • By car from Munnar.

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  • Thommankuthu Falls Address: Thommankuthu Waterfalls Road, Thodupuzha, Idukki, Kerala 685581, Munnar, India
  • Thommankuthu Falls Timing: 08:00 am - 06:00 pm
  • Thommankuthu Falls Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Thommankuthu Falls(preferred time): 08:00 am - 02:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Thommankuthu Falls: 02:00 Hrs
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  • 7.21% of people who visit Munnar include Thommankuthu Falls in their plan

  • 52.38% of people start their Thommankuthu Falls visit around 3 PM - 4 PM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Thommankuthu Falls

Tuesday, Friday and Saturday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Thommankuthu Falls

People normally club together Green Field Spices And Herbal Garden and Cheeyappara Waterfalls while planning their visit to Thommankuthu Falls.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures
  • Nice place to enjoy... There are some safe places to bath in the river .. consult with the guards over there before getting into the river.normally guards will not allow to bath in waterfall in rainy seasons...Trekking also possible upto some limited kilometers.. only limited place available for vehicle parking.

  • Best place for TREKKING. 5KM of TREKKING is allowed with professional assistance. Waterfalls in deep forest is the more adventurous experience and the depth is more than 10 Feet in the middle. We are allowed to swim.

  • It's really a very beautiful place to visit both with friends and family. The step by step level of waterfalls IL really beautiful.There are restrictions during heavy flow of water else they permit to enter the water.And for sure there are guides available . Tree hut along with greenery and running waters are really a great view. Great location for friends and family for small vacations and tripping.

  • Very nice place to visit.but please don't step into waterfalls or into water so many people have died here. Apart from that the forest waterfalls, its a place wit a very good vibe and excellent visual treat

  • A nice place for a fun outing with family... Many shallow pools where it's safe for even little kids to play.

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Thommankuthu falls
  • There is bathing available?

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    • No, bathing or swimming in Thommankuthu Falls is not allowed.

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