Tamil Nadu is surrounded with parts of Western and Eastern Ghats, which serve as a great resource for natural diversity. The naturally formed patchy areas of mountains create waterfalls in many parts of the state and add up the breath-taking beauty.
Among those. One such amazing waterfalls is the Papanasam waterfalls.
Papanasma waterfalls also known as the twin of Banatheertham falls is known for its sheer beauty and voluminous water flow. This lovely waterfall is located in a quaint town called Pappanasam in the district of Tirunelveli.
The speciality of this waterfalls is its enchanting ambiance and crystal-clear water. The water in this waterfall is very pure and has many curative properties. Taking bath in this lovely waterfall will rejuvenate your body as well as your mind. As per the name suggests, this waterfall is said to have divine energy that can eradicate all our sins.
The major attraction here is the milky waterfalls that drops at a height of 120 meters. The water here is perennial and so can be visited at any time of the year. May be the density varies according to the climate. The ambiance surrounding this waterfall is so lovely and lush. Tourists also engage in trekking in the mountains nearby. If we are lucky, we might even get chances of witnessing wild animals like Tiger, lion, elephants and lot more. For nature lovers this waterfall is a paradise. Came take dip in the divine waters of Papanasam waterfalls and feel anew.
Best time to visit:
This waterfall can be visited at any time of the year. But during rainy season the water flow may be very high and is not safe to take bath. So better make your trip in the months of February to April.
How to reach:
This waterfall is located in the Papanasam town of Tirunelveli. Tirunelveli is well connected to all parts of Tamilnadu through bus and train. There are lots of bus facilities from madurai, trichy, and Tanjore