Originally posted on March 24, 2020 @ 9:04 am
At a distance of four km from Courtallam Essential Falls, four km from Courtallam Bus Station and 11 km from Tenkasi, 5 Falls or Aintharuvi is one other essential waterfall in Courtallam. After the principle falls, that is essentially the most well-known waterfall and essentially the most fulfilling of all falls right here.
The water right here splits into 5 branches whereas falling, so it’s referred to as 5 Falls. It’s distinctive as water flows in 5 instructions, resembling a 5-headed cobra. It’s extremely revered amongst locals as they evaluate it to Adishesha. Among the many 5 falls, three are open to males and two for ladies. There’s a Swami Ayyappa Temple and Vinayaka Temple near waterfall. Bathing right here could be very protected and fulfilling exercise. There’s additionally an Eco Park and boat home close by.
Highway entry is obtainable near the falls and about 100 meters stroll is required from the parking space to succeed in the falls.
Fruit Backyard Falls or Pazhathotta Aruvi is located above the 5 Falls. This small falls set amidst deep forest vary. It’s popularly often known as VIP Falls or Orchard Falls as solely politicians and bureaucrats are allowed to bathtub in waters right here. Others want to hunt permission from the Tourism Board for bathing on the Pazhathotta Aruvi.
Palaruvi or the New falls is about 28 km from Courtallam on the opposite aspect of the border in Kerala state. The phrase Palaruvi means stream of milk. Falling from a top of 300 ft, it is without doubt one of the most lovely waterfalls in Kerala.