Site Name: Agastiar Falls
Site Type: Waterfalls
Location: Papanasam, near Ambasamudram town, near Tirunelveli city, Tamil Nadu state, India
Highlights: A popular picnic spot/tourist destination
Nearest Railway Station: Ambasamudram
Nearest Airport: Tirunelveli
How to reach: Well connected by road from Tirunelveli and Ambasamudram; a lot of buses are available for this town as this is a popular picnic spot
Hotel: Few options in Ambasamduram and Papanasam; more options in the nearby city Tirunelveli
Restaurants: Only few options in Ambasamudram and Papanasam
Ambasamudram is a picturesque town located on the banks of the beautiful Tamrabharani river and on the foothills of the Western Ghats. The nearest city of Ambasamudram is Tirunelveli. It is located in Tamil Nadu state in South India.The town has a lot of scenic spots and temples. Papanasam is a smaller town located near Ambasamudram which offers a lot more scenic spots, dams and wonderful waterfalls. Let us explore a scenic destination, Agastiar waterfalls.
Do you love waterfalls? You love not just to watch the beauty of waterfalls but rather enjoy thoroughly by getting drenched under the falls? At the same time, do you want to avoid crowd and long queues to reach the waterfalls? If yes, Agastiar falls is the place that you should visit. It is located on the Western Ghats in Papanasam and is surrounded by forests, dams, hills and river. It is an ideal destination for those who love nature. It is not very popular like Courtallam waterfalls and other similar places in South India. It is little known and located in a remote and serene location. Importantly, you can find water flowing down in this falls for all twelve months a year. As it is not crowded, you can spend your own time without any hassle or disturbance.
Agastiar falls - a small but excellent waterfalls located in South India. If you trek to the hill above this waterfalls you can find Kalyana Teertham waterfalls.