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Time's running out! Visit these 5 waterfalls before monsoon ends

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Listening to the rumble of a waterfall is one of the most satisfying feelings known to a passionate traveller. The monsoon season in India makes some of our waterfalls even spectacular. Here are the ones that are at their charming best when it rains!

1. The gorgeous drop of Jog falls

The gorgeous drop of Jog falls: One of the highest plunge falls in India, Jog falls needs no introduction. HolidayIQ tourist Vinayak says, “Best time to visit would be during the rainy season.” Archit implores you to try something different, “To reach the bottom of the falls one has to take 1400 steps, yes 1400 steps. We didn't dare to do so as the view looked good enough from top.” - 44 Sightseeings © wikimedia One of the highest plunge falls in India, Jog falls needs no introduction. HolidayIQ tourist Vinayak says, “Best time to visit would be during the rainy season.” Archit implores you to try something different, “To reach the bottom of the falls one has to take 1400 steps, yes 1400 steps. We didn't dare to do so as the view looked good enough from top.” - 44 Sightseeings

One of the highest plunge falls in India, Jog falls needs no introduction. The best time to visit this place is the rainy season. 

2. The surreal scenery of Athirappilly falls

The surreal scenery of Athirappilly Falls: Nestled among the rainforests of Kerala, Athirappilly falls creates an ambience that is out of this world. HolidayIQ scout Shoaib tells you about the best time to visit the falls, “Best time is at evenings because the sun with the sprays of water from falls is divine make sure you get to the bottom of the falls because, it will be a disaster if you'd miss that.” - 4 Sightseeings © wikimedia Nestled among the rainforests of Kerala, Athirappilly falls creates an ambience that is out of this world. HolidayIQ scout Shoaib tells you about the best time to visit the falls, “Best time is at evenings because the sun with the sprays of water from falls is divine make sure you get to the bottom of the falls because, it will be a disaster if you'd miss that.” - 4 Sightseeings

Nestled among the rainforests of Kerala, Athirappilly falls creates an ambience that is out of this world.

3. A place for the fairy tales- Dudhsagar falls

A place for the fairy tales- Dudhsagar Falls: Literally translating to 'sea of milk', Dudhsagar falls is not a far cry from the adjectives used to describe its grandeur. Know what Saibal has to say about his journey, "The journey to the falls through the Mahavir forest reserve is half the fun. Not only do you see animals but also gushing rivers and streams." He also suggests a few activities once you reach there, "You can swim in the cold waters of the pool to reach the bottom of the falls or just sit on a rock and enjoy the water cascading down in a milky froth." - 5 Sightseeings © wikimedia Literally translating to 'sea of milk', Dudhsagar falls is not a far cry from the adjectives used to describe its grandeur. Know what Saibal has to say about his journey, "The journey to the falls through the Mahavir forest reserve is half the fun. Not only do you see animals but also gushing rivers and streams." He also suggests a few activities once you reach there, "You can swim in the cold waters of the pool to reach the bottom of the falls or just sit on a rock and enjoy the water cascading down in a milky froth." - 5 Sightseeings

Literally translating to 'sea of milk', Dudhsagar falls is not a far cry from the adjectives used to describe its grandeur. The journey to the falls through the Mahavir forest reserve is half the fun. Not only do you get to see animals, but also enjoy the gushing sound of rivers and streams. 

4. The mist covered Nohkalikai falls

The mist covered Nohkalikai Waterfalls: Visit this place and know the very interesting story behind its name. Get lost in the rumbling of the cascading water. HolidayIQ tourist Abhay talls you more about it, "The place is amazing for nature lovers. Sight of waterfall will make you forget everything else!" HolidayIQ explorer Manish has some advice for you, "Remember to take camera with battery fully charged as you would need it throughout the trip to Cherrapunjee." - 15 Sightseeings © wikimedia Visit this place and know the very interesting story behind its name. Get lost in the rumbling of the cascading water. HolidayIQ tourist Abhay talls you more about it, "The place is amazing for nature lovers. Sight of waterfall will make you forget everything else!" HolidayIQ explorer Manish has some advice for you, "Remember to take camera with battery fully charged as you would need it throughout the trip to Cherrapunjee." - 15 Sightseeings

Visit this place and get lost in the rumbling of the cascading water. Nohkalikai falls is amazing place to be for nature lovers. The mere sight of the mighty waterfall will make you forget everything else.

5. Boat among the marble rocks at Dhuandhar falls

Boat among the marble rocks at Dhuandhar falls: Be mesmerized by the rising smoke at the Dhuandhar falls and get an unparalled experience on a full moon night. HolidayIQ explorer Ashish suggests, "The water here falls from a height creating mist. Highly recommended for clicking selfies, enjoying the view and bathing on the waterfall." Traveller Shilpi: "Had the feeling like Niagara falls, amazing experience, ropeway is also there to see the beautiful view of the fall." - 19 Sightseeings © wikimedia Be mesmerized by the rising smoke at the Dhuandhar falls and get an unparalled experience on a full moon night. HolidayIQ explorer Ashish suggests, "The water here falls from a height creating mist. Highly recommended for clicking selfies, enjoying the view and bathing on the waterfall." Traveller Shilpi: "Had the feeling like Niagara falls, amazing experience, ropeway is also there to see the beautiful view of the fall." - 19 Sightseeings

Be mesmerized by the rising smoke at the Dhuandhar falls and enjoy an unparalled experience on a full moon night. This place is highly recommended for clicking selfies, enjoying the view and bathing in the waterfall.

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