Kodiveri Falls & Dam in Sathyamangalam

Sathyamangalam (also called as Sathy) is around 85 KM from Coimbatore, and situated en-route to Mysore. This region is surrounded by thick forests, and one might have already heard the name of this place as Veerappan used to live in these forests. This district borders Karnataka, and Mysore is quite close from here. Sathyamangalam is well connected to Coimbatore, and there is a bus that leaves to Sathy once in every fifteen minutes. The entrance ticket fees for Kodiveri Dam is Rs. 5/-. There are two entrances for this Falls, so before buying the ticket ask if that entrance is […]

Monkey Falls

I am not sure why they are calling this one – Monkey falls! Sure, there are a lot of monkeys around this place, and perhaps the naughtiest ones around this area! The Monkey Falls is just around 4-5 KM from Aliyar Dam & Gardens, towards Valparai hills. In fact, the Monkey Falls is situated on the foothills of the Valparai range of mountains. So, from Coimbatore, its around 65-68 KM (Pollachi Road, Valparai Road). The roads are quite ok. On the way: