Discover the Mesmerizing Beauty of Shivanasamudram Waterfall: A Perfect Day Trip from Bangalore

Shivanasamudram is a picturesque waterfall located around 135 kms from Bangalore, Karnataka. It is a perfect getaway for a day trip from Bangalore, offering breathtaking views of cascading waterfalls amidst lush greenery. Gaganachukki and Bharachukki falls are also located nearby. If you are planning to visit Shivanasamudram waterfall from Bangalore, here’s a guide to help you plan your trip. Gaganachukki and Barachukki waterfalls are best-visited post monsoon when there’s abundant water.

If you are traveling to Coorg or Mysore from Bangalore then don’t miss to visit this beautiful waterfall. This is a perfect and quick getaway from either Bangalore or Mysore.

How to reach Shivanasamudram waterfall from Bangalore

Perfect day trip to Shivanasamudram waterfall from Bangalore


View of the beautiful Shivanasamudram waterfall

Best Time:  July – October
Distance:  122 Km from Bangalore
Travel Time:  Around 2 hours
Activities:  Camping, Trekking, Boating

Good To Know

  • No public restrooms or changing rooms.
  • No locker facility
  • Be careful with your belongings as gets crowded during weekends.
  • Carry snacks and food items, as you won’t find any restaurants nearby but there are street hawkers.
  • Wear proper footwear to trek (Preferably waterproof if you are planning to cross the river to go near the waterfall).

How to Reach Shivanasamudra waterfall?

Plane: The nearest airport is in Mysore.

Train: Nearest railway station is in Mysore, at a distance of 60 kilometers.

Bus: The two falls are not well connected by bus. Buses ply regularly to Kollegala from Bangalore as well as Mysore. From Kollegala, one can hire cab or auto rickshaw to reach the falls.

By Road: To reach Shivanasamudra waterfall from Bangalore you can drive along the Bangalore-Mysore highway till Maddur.

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  1. A great place to hang out with Natural Beauty surrounding..Been There and I just loved the Place..
    BTW A great description and awesome pictures to go with it.. 🙂

    1. Thank you so much. It definitely is an amazing place.

  2. Nice pics and yes lovely place. Have been there several times.

  3. thrilling snaps !! adventure packed !! 🙂

  4. Can’t believe I haven’t visited this place yet.
    Great shots.

    1. You should definitely plan to visit this place.

  5. definitely, looks an amazing waterfall where one or more adventure activities we can do its. yes, if you are traveling near Mysore then it is beat option for the visit. such Mysore is one the most beautiful city in state of Karnataka, India. if you know about Mysore attractions please visit.

  6. Beautiful waterfalls. I would like to visit this place again.

    1. You should definitely plan to revisit this place.

  7. Nice write up and great pics.

  8. Good info and beautiful images. It is a best places to enjoy trekking and boating.

    1. Thank you so much and yes its an amazing place for a boat ride.

  9. Good info and beautiful images.

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