Hogenakkal is located in the Dharmapuri district of Tamil Nadu about347 km from Chennai and 180 km from Bangalore. Hogenakkal is a popular picnic as well as shooting spot for many Tamil and other language films. The flowing white waterfall and its scenic beauty have doomed people from all over world and are gaining importance as a popular tourist spot. From here only the Kaveri River develops into many waterfalls.

The water of Hogenakkal is said to have nutritious properties and thus used for Medical and oil baths. Men can try a massage offered by a local masseur. Hogenakkal has its fame for beautiful sceneries and boat rides. Besides all these, it also provides pure drinking water. The main attractions at Hogenakkal are the massive waterfalls, with the water falling about 60 - 1000 ft deep in the canyon. Hogenakkal’s other main attraction are boat rides, or rides on Parisals. It is a spectacular experience. Another exciting attraction at Hogenakkal Waterfalls is the diving show of local kids. These kids dive for a fee. They can dive from a height of around 30 feet and climb straight up back on the rocks in no time. And the fee can range from 5 to 10 rupees.

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