Thusharagiri Falls is one of the best and renowned tourist destination of Kozhikode. It offers a fine trekking trail to tourist near by district of Wayanad.
Location : Thusharagiri Falls is located about 50 km and in the Western Ghats of Kozhikode district in Kerala.
About Thusharagiri Falls
Thusharagiri WaterFalls is the picturesque location and famous picnic spot of Kozhikode. This water fall is located in a small tribal village; literally meaning ‘snow covered mountains. Thusharagiri means the snow capped mountain. 2 streams that are engender form the Western Ghats. At this point these streams are meet form the Chalippuzha River. The waterfall with its gentle spray is sure to soothe every eye. The cascading waters of the waterfall slides past with surfy smiles.
After traveling to few meters the river Chaliyarpuzha river falls down in three waterfalls. Highest waterfall is located at the plantation destination of Kodencherry and waterfall name is Thenpara. The altitude of this waterfall is 75 metres (246 ft).
Main attraction : Here tourist can enjoy the trekking, rock climbing and wild life sanctuary activity also. Travelers an enjoy the charming sightseeing of this waterfalls. It is also an ideal and perfect picnic spot. Trekking here around and in dense forest over cliffs and waterfall is a memorable experience.
Near by tourist attraction : If you visit the Thusharagiri Falls then you also visit the Thusharagiri Ecotourism spot.
Best time to visit : Best season to visit this water fall is September to November.