Shimoga to Jog Falls Tour From Bangalore

Bangalore - Shimoga - Jog Falls

Overview

Karnataka, the largest state in Southern India, is the home to numerous attractions and provides magnificent opportunities for sightseeing and exploration. The state of Karnataka boasts a glorious history, incredible beaches, historic monuments, hill stations, wildlife and much more. One example of the fabulous natural beauty which it has been blessed with is waterfalls. Shimoga, a city in Karnataka is the home to several waterfalls that never cease to amaze visitors. The Shimoga to Jog Falls Tour from Bangalore package consists of 3 nights and 4 days that lets you enjoy the splendid views of the various waterfalls and the natural beauty of these popular tourist places. You are taken to Kunchikal Falls, the highest waterfall in India along with Jog Falls, the second-highest waterfall in India. Coming across the sight of these waterfalls promises to be a thrilling experience.

Trip Highlights
  • Excursion tour to Shimoga
  • Enjoy the majestic beauty of Jog Falls
  • Visit the Kunchikal Falls and witness the scenic beauty
  • Savor the local cuisines
Tour Map route map
Itinerary Details

The trip to these incredible waterfall destinations commences from Bengaluru. After arriving at the Bangalore Airport or Bangalore Railway Station, you will be relocated to Shimoga. The drive to Shimoga takes around 7 hours. After arriving at Shimoga, complete your check-in formalities at the hotel. You have the rest of the day to yourself and can spend it any way you like. You can either choose to spend the rest of the day at your leisure in the comfort of your hotel or explore this wonderful city by yourself. You can take a long walk in the lanes of Shimoga and enjoy the majestic view of the lush green surroundings.

Afterward, return to the hotel and have a delicious dinner. Overnight stay at the hotel in Shimoga.

Enjoy your breakfast in the morning and then make your Jog Falls tour starts. The drive to these magnificent falls takes around 3 hours. The source of the Jog Falls is the Sharavathi River, while the waterfall comes roaring down from a height of approximately 830ft. It is a segmented fall and one of the major tourist attractions in Karnataka. From the Jog falls viewpoint there are 1400 steps which take you to the bottom of the hill, exactly opposite to the waterfall, from here you can witness the mesmerizing beauty of the waterfall. Your Jog falls tour package ends with this. After returning from the excursion, you have the rest of the evening or leisure to yourself. Spend it relaxing or head out and explore the city. You can roam around the local streets in the pleasant weather or you can try the local cuisines.

Return to the hotel and have a tasty dinner. This is followed by an overnight stay at the hotel.

Enjoy your breakfast in the morning. Today, you will be visiting one of the most attractive waterfalls of India, Kunchikal Falls which is situated in the Western Ghats. The falls are formed by the Varahi River, they are the highest waterfalls in India and rise to a height of 1,493ft. With the arrival of the monsoon season, this waterfall acquires a greater intensity, thereby presenting a spectacular sight. Further, this place provides a magnificent view of the sunset in the Agumbe Valley. The Western Ghats consists of several species of flora and fauna. After visiting the waterfall you will head back towards the hotel, you have the rest of the day to yourself and can spend it any way you like. You can either choose to explore the city or enjoy the leisure of your hotel.

This is followed by an overnight stay at Shimoga.

Return to Bangalore in the morning. This also marks the end of the Shimoga and Jog Falls tour package from Bengaluru. From here on, make your way to the airport or railway station for your onward journey. If you have some time in Bangalore before for flight or train then you can visit these popular attractions. ISCKON Temple, Bangalore Palace, Cubbon Park, and Lal Bagh are few famous places. MG Road and Commercial Street is a paradise for shopaholics.

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