Here are the top 9 tourist attractions to see in Jog Falls:

1. Jog Falls

Must visit 3.6 /5

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With a total drop height of 253 m, Jog Falls is the 2nd highest waterfall in India and probably one of the most majestic, around the globe.

2. Water Sports in Jog Falls

Must visit 3.5 /5

9 kms
from city center
2 out of 9
places to visit in Jog Falls

Less than an hour away from Jog falls is Honnemaradu, a modest settlement on the backwaters of River Sharavathi.

3. Sigandur

Must visit 4.2 /5 View 6+ photos

18 kms
from city center
3 out of 9
places to visit in Jog Falls

Sigandur or Sigandooru is a small village located in Sagara Taluk, Karnataka, India. The village is surrounded on three sides by back waters of the Linganamakki Dam formed on the Sharavathi River. The place is well-known for the Sigandur Chowdeshwari Temple, which attracts many hundreds of people every day, both locals and visitors.

4. Thyvare Koppa Lion and Tiger Reserve

3.2 /5

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from city center
4 out of 9
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This reserve located inside the Shettihali Sanctuary near the Tunga Anicut Dam is famous for the rare species of lions and tigers. Bears and deer of different varieties are also found here.

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5. Tunga Anicut Dam

3.2 /5

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This is the most popular picnic spot near Jog Falls, with lush green paddy fields surrounding it. One also finds Teak jungles, all around the dam.

6. Kanoor Fort

3.2 /5

18 kms
from city center
6 out of 9
places to visit in Jog Falls

Also known as the Keladi Kote, this fort is located in Shimoga district and is named after the Keladi dynasty that ruled this place.

7. Unchalli Falls

3.7 /5

21 kms
from city center
7 out of 9
places to visit in Jog Falls

Unchalli Falls also known as Lushington Falls, is a waterfall created by a 116 metres (381 ft) drop in the Aghanashini river. The fall is located near Siddapur in Uttara Kannada District of Karnataka, India. The falls are named for J. D. Lushington, a District Collector for the British Government, who discovered the falls in 1845.

8. Shopping in Jog Falls

3.0 /5

4 kms
from city center
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places to visit in Jog Falls

There aren't too many options for shopping around the falls. One can chance upon local shops and shacks around popular tourist places.

9. Linganmakki Dam

3.2 /5

7 kms
from city center
9 out of 9
places to visit in Jog Falls

Almost neighboring the Jog falls, is the Linganmakki Dam which is home to some wide views of the areas around and the Jog falls too. A modest, yet enjoyable place to visit, while you are at the Jog Falls.

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