Chinnakanel Water Falls, Chinnakanal

3.7
#5 of 17 in Nature in Munnar
Enjoy a view of misty hill tops and lush greenery at Chinnakanel Water Falls, a tall waterfalls next to the namesake village and a popular tourist attraction. Pouring down from a height of more than 800 m (2,625 ft) in to a natural pool, the water forms white silky streams and foam splashing over rock formations and hillocks. Popularly known as Power House Waterfalls, the falls are known for a legend about Lord Rama’s wife Sita Devi taking a dip in these waters. You can also take a dip in the pool. Surrounded by green mountain ranges and tea estates, the area provides excellent hiking opportunities. Enjoy pristine nature and observe wildlife and birds such as a black lored tit. To visit Chinnakanel Water Falls and get the most from your holiday in Munnar, create itinerary details personal to you using our Munnar trip itinerary app.
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  • Very refreshing falls. enjoyed a lot here. Must visit place. Should include this in ua munnar trip. ..  more »
  • Chinnakanal or Power House waterfall is located 18 km away from Munnar. The origin of this beautiful waterfall, surrounded by green mountain ranges, is from the River Devikulam. The river got its...  more »
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  • Great place if you want to spend some time in peace
  • Beautiful waterfalls. We were lucky that there were almost nobody on the day we visited the falls. There was good water flow, we were not able to bath but the nature was so beautiful in this area, the other side of the hill full of tea estates. You must stop here to behold the beauty. The only problem if the falls is crowded with people parking gets an issue since the road is too narrow.

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