List of Waterfalls in India with Location and Height

Do you know Kunchikal Falls in Karnataka is the highest waterfall in India? Check below the list of all waterfalls in India with its location and height.

Make an ideal GK note of waterfalls in India if you are preparing for government examinations like Bank, RRB, SSC etc as you may get 2 to 3 questions from this section under General Awareness. We have tried to list of all major waterfalls in India with its height and location below.

List of Waterfalls in India with Location and Height

There are different types of waterfalls and it also includes- Plunge Waterfalls, Horsetail Falls, Fan Falls, Punchbowl Falls, Block Waterfalls, Tiered Falls, Segmented Waterfall, Cascades, Chute Waterfall, Slide Falls, Ribbon Waterfall.

Name of Waterfall Location Height
Athirappilly FallsThrissur district, Kerala25 metres (82 ft)
Kakolat FallsNawada district, Bihar50 metres (160 ft)
Talakona fallsChittoor district, Andhra Pradesh82 metres (269 ft)
Langshiang FallsWest Khasi Hills district, Meghalaya85 metres (279 ft)
Tirathgarh FallsBastar district, Chhattisgarh91 metres (299 ft)
Muthyala Maduvu FallsBangalore rural district, Karnataka91 metres (299 ft)
Kudumari FallsUdupi district, Karnataka91 metres (299 ft)
Kiliyur FallsYercaud, Tamil Nadu91 metres (299 ft)
Teerathgarh FallsBaster district, Chhattisgarh91 metres (299 ft)
Gatha FallsPanna district, Madhya Pradesh91 metres (299 ft)
Agaya GangaiNamakkal, Tamil Nadu92 metres (302 ft)
Sweet FallsEast Khasi Hills district, Meghalaya96 metres (315 ft)
Hundru FallsRanchi district, Jharkhand98 metres (322 ft)
Lower Ghaghri FallsLatehar district, Jharkhand98 metres (322 ft)
Shivanasamudra FallsChamarajanagar District, Karnataka98 metres (322 ft)
Vantawng FallsSerchhip district, Mizoram230 metres (750 ft)
Bundla Fallskaimur district bihar100 metres (330 ft)
Rajat PrapatHoshangabad district, Madhya Pradesh107 metres (351 ft)
Rajat PrapatHoshangabad district, Madhya Pradesh107 metres (351 ft)
Pandavgad FallsThane, Maharashtra107 metres (351 ft)
Dabbe fallsShivamogga, Sagar, Karnataka110 metres(360 ft)
Koosalli FallsUdupi, Karnataka116 metres (381 ft)
Keppa FallsUttara Kannada district, Karnataka116 metres (381 ft)
Beadon FallsEast Khasi Hills district, Meghalaya120 metres (390 ft)
Kalhatti FallsChikkamagaluru district, Karnataka122 metres (400 ft)
Keoti FallsRewa district, Madhya Pradesh130 metres (430 ft)
Chachai FallsRewa district, Madhya Pradesh130 metres (430 ft)
Bishop FallsEast Khasi Hills district, Meghalaya135 metres (443 ft)
Bahuti FallsMauganj, Rewa district, Madhya Pradesh198 metres (650 ft)
Lodh FallsLatehar district, Jharkhand143 metres (469 ft)
Palani FallsKullu district, Himachal Pradesh150 metres (490 ft)
Duduma Fallsthe border of Koraput (Odisha) and Visakhapatnam (Andhra Pradesh)157 metres (515 ft)
Hebbe FallsChikkamagaluru district, Karnataka168 metres (551 ft)
Joranda FallsMayurbhanj district, Odisha181 metres (594 ft)
Magod FallsUttara Kannada district, Karnataka198 metres (650 ft)
Soochipara Falls, Thoseghar WaterfallsWayanad district, Kerala, Satara district Maharashtra200 metres (656 feet)
Kune FallsPune district, Maharashtra200 metres (660 ft)
Vantawng FallsSerchhip district, Mizoram229 metres (751 ft)
Khandadhar FallsKendujhar district & Sundergarh district, Odisha244 metres (801 ft)
Jog FallsShimoga district, Karnataka253 metres (830 ft)
Barkana FallsShimoga district, Karnataka259 metres (850 ft)
Vajrai FallsSatara district, Maharashtra260 metres (853 ft)
Thalaiyar FallsBatlagundu, Dindigul district, Tamil Nadu297 metres (974 ft)
Meenmutty FallsWayanad district, Kerala300 metres (984 feet)
Kynrem FallsEast Khasi Hills district, Meghalaya305 metres (1,001 ft)
Dudhsagar FallsKarnataka and Goa310 m(1017 feet)
Nohsngithiang Falls or Mawsmai FallsEast Khasi Hills district, Meghalaya315 metres (1,033 ft)
Nohkalikai FallsEast Khasi Hills district, Meghalaya340m (1115 feet)
Kunchikal FallsShimoga district, Karnataka455 metres (1,493 ft)

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GK Questions on Waterfalls in India

Here are some sample GK questions on Waterfalls in India:

Question: Which one of the following is the highest waterfall in India?

1) Thoseghar waterfalls

2) Kunchikal Falls

3) Lodh falls

4) Magod falls

Answer: 2) Kunchikal Falls

Question: What is the height of Barehipani falls?

1) 399 mtrs.

2) 200 mtrs.

3) 315 mtrs.

4) 150 mtrs.

Answer: 1) 399 mtrs.

Question: Thoseghar Falls belongs to which of the following States in India?

1) Maharashtra

2) Madhya Pradesh

3) Uttrakhand

4) Gujarat

Answer: 1) Maharashtra

Question: Ninai Falls belong to which of the following states in India?

1) Kerala

2) Gujarat

3) Uttrakhand

4) Manipur

Answer: 2) Gujarat

Question: Which of the following is the three tiered waterfall located in the Pune district of Maharashtra?

1) Dudhsagar falls

2) Duduma falls

3) Kune Falls

4) Jog Falls

Answer: 2) Duduma falls

We have shared above few sample general knowledge questions on Waterfalls in India. You can expect this type of GK questions in your upcoming government exams.

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