Tallest Waterfalls in India

India is the world’s biggest democratic country, with hundreds of tourist attractions and the majority of the country surrounded by natural variety. Some of India’s highest waterfalls may be found in Karnataka, Kerala, and Orissa. Kunchikal Falls, with a height of 455 meters (this waterfall is a Tiered Type), is India’s tallest waterfall. It is located in Karnataka’s Shimoga region.

The Western and Eastern Ghats ranges gave growth to rivers and the highest waterfalls, while the Himalayas have massive mountains and melting glaciers formed massive rivers. The Ganges is one among them, but the Himalayas also give rise to a number of rivers and waterfalls.

Rank


Name of Waterfalls


Height


Location


Type


1Kunchikal Falls455 metres (1,493 ft)Shimoga district, KarnatakaTiered
2Barehipani Falls399 metres (1,309 ft)Mayurbhanj district, OrissaTiered
3Langshiang Falls337 metres (1,106 ft)West Khasi Hills district, Meghalaya
4Nohkalikai Falls335 metres (1,099 ft)East Khasi Hills district, MeghalayaPlunge
5Nohsngithiang Falls315 metres (1,033 ft)East Khasi Hills district, MeghalayaSegmented
6Dudhsagar Falls310 metres (1,020 ft)GoaTiered
7Agaya Gangai307 metres (1,007 ft)Tamil NaduTiered
8Kynrem Falls305 metres (1,001 ft)East Khasi Hills district, MeghalayaTiered
9Meenmutty Falls300 metres (980 ft)Wayanad district, KeralaTiered
10Thalaiyar Falls297 metres (974 ft)Dindigul district, TamilnaduHorsetail
11Barkana Falls259 metres (850 ft)Shimoga district, KarnatakaTiered
12Jog Falls253 metres (830 ft)Shimoga district, KarnatakaSegmented
13Khandadhar Falls244 metres (801 ft)Sundargarh district, OrissaHorsetail
14Vantawng Falls229 metres (751 ft)Serchhip district, MizoramTiered
15Kune Falls200 metres (660 ft)Lonavla, MaharashtraTiered
16Soochipara Falls200 metres (660 ft)Wayanad district, KeralaTiered
17Magod Falls198 metres (650 ft)Uttara Kannada district, KarnatakaTiered
18Hebbe Falls168 metres (551 ft)Chikkamagaluru district, KarnatakaTiered
19Duduma Falls157 metres (515 ft)Koraput district, OrissaHorsetail
20Joranda Falls157 metres (515 ft)Mayurbhanj district, OrissaPlunge
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