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ALEKAN FALLS

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Alekan is one of the attractive waterfalls in Dakshina Kannada District of Karnataka. It is noted for its picturesque locale. Bale Kallu Gudda - one of the highest hills in Dakshina Kannada District - is nearby. A winding scenic journey from Charmadi, 18 km away, takes to Alekan Waterfalls. Alekan Waterfalls is roughly four kilometers from kottigehara.

Alekan falls is about 18 km from Charmadi in Charmadi ghats. Alekan falls is situated on the way to Kottigehara from Charmadi. This place is just next to the road before 4 km from Kottigehara. This water falls is just next to a small bus stop by name 'alekan horatti'.

Since being both easily accessible and beautiful, it attracts people of all minds both aware of the nature and pollution creating nature.

One of the immensely beautiful natural waterfalls of Karnataka known as Alekan waterfalls is just six kilometers away from Banakal towards Charmadi.

Alekan or Alekhan falls is on the way to Kottigehara from Charmadi. Its just next to the road before 4kms from Kottigehara.

This water fall is just near to 'Alekhan Horatti' bus stop. This is immensly beautiful place blessed by nature. Alekan falls is around 19 kms from charmaDi, in charmadi ghats in Chikamagalur. Distance from Bangalore is 350 kms


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District: Dakshina Kannada - Chikmagalur
Nearest City: Chikmagalur
Best time to visit: Post-monsoon

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How to reach?

Nearest Railway Station:Chickmangalur
Nearest Airport:Mangalore  Airport

Road Transport:From Bangalore 350 kms

A state transport or private bus/jeep from charmaDi (18kms) will take you to this place after a winding scenic journey of charmaDi ghats. Its 4kms away from kottigehara

alekan falls is around 18+kms from charmaDi in charmaDi ghats in Chikamagalur.
Distance from Bangalore : 350+kms.
Nearest Hospital : kottige hara 4kms.

Distance:- 350 km from Bangalore 
By Road:- 8 hours 
Route:- A state transport or private bus/jeep from charmaDi (18kms) will take you to this place after a winding scenic journey of charmaDi ghats. Its 4kms away from kottigehara. 
When to go:- Post-monsoon .

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"Bale Kallu Gudda" - one of the highest hills in Dakshina Kannada District is nearby attraction.

Other places of interest nearby are : baLe kallu gudda

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Nearest food point : kottigehara, charmaDi.

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Tourist offices:- KSTDC(bookings and info) Badami House, NR Square, Bangalore Tel: 080-2275869, Fax: 2352626 Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Where to stay :- Chikamagalur

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Nearest Hospital:kottige hara 4kms.
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Web Links:

http://www.dreamroutes.org/dreams/sl_charmadi.html
http://aravindgj.blogspot.com/2007_10_01_archive.html