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Suruli Falls, Theni

Categories: Waterfalls, Nature & Parks
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Suruli falls, is located 56km from Theni and 10km from Cumbum in the Theni District in Tamil Nadu, India. It is a 2 stage Cascading water fall. The Suruli River supplying the falls originates from the Meghamalai mountain range. The falls drop from a height of 150ft gathers into a pool, flows for a short distance and again plummets an additional 40ft.HistoryThe beauty of this falls finds mention in the ancient Tamil epic, Silappathikaram written by the poet Ilango Adigal. Near Suruli Falls are 5 caves which represent Indian rock-cut architecture of the 11th Century. On the Suruli river, The water is said to act as medicine and cure diseases.TourismIt is one of the major tourist attractions in the Theni district and draws tourists from different parts of the state, particularly during the southwest monsoon. June - October is the best season due to monsoon activity, though there is some flow year round. This falls is tourist friendly with showers and changing area near the falls. There are frequent bus services available from Cumbum and Uthamapalayam to reach this falls on the way to Periyar National Park. The Tamil Nadu Tourism Department celebrates summer festival at Suruli falls every year. Construction of a bridge across the Suruli River at a cost of Rs.45 lakhs has increased tourist flow to the falls significantly.
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  • Amazing place to go. the fall of water is amazing and the water is very clean. A very good day out activity. 
  • H, it was wonderful experience at suruli falls,we booked a private Jeep for 6 adults and started exploring the nature...tender coconut,grapes are available abundantly at fair price, water is just pure...  read more »
  • Excellent place to spend half a day with family or friends. Not so much crowded as other falls in the state. Will have to walk a stretch of 1 km or can use the paid electric wagon. 
  • This is nice falls in theni district Very near to kerala Development ia very poor comparring Courtrallam
  • It's a nice place to hangout if you got time. The surroundings are beautiful and kept clean! No food is available here, so pack your one's!
  • Awesome place to get freshen up after riding for long periods in summer time....water is cool and the place is not visited by many people
  • It's a very wonderful falls in Theni district.I enjoyed more with my class friends and Family members... suruli falls adventure was very very beautiful... I enjoyed more... U guys just go to suruli falls with ur lovable friends and Enjoyyyyyyyy.......
  • I visited this place many times and two month before i went there again.water was sufficient to bath for 10ppl at a time.After bath mind body become relaxed.enjoyed.
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