Natural water falls beckons tourists in Sakleshpur tq

Natural water falls beckons tourists in Sakleshpur tq

Picturesque Mukanamane drawing huge crowds in the region

Nature’s gift: The Mookanamane falls near Attihalli in Sakleshpur taluk. dh photo

The major water falls have come alive thanks to a couple of rains that lashed the taluk recently.

The falls are attracting tourists from the region and the State. Though, there are scores of small streams and falls, the Mookanamane falls (Abbi falls) near Hetthur
Hongadahalla has turned out a big hit among the nature lovers. The falls, which is usually roaring and in full force between June and December, is already overflowing in the first week of this month.

The water falls from one to 12 feet height and spread on 50 feet. It mesmerises those who flock this natural falls. The Mookanamane falls is located 35 km from Sakleshpur and hardly three km from Attihalli village. But the word of caution is that the rocks are very slippery and tourists should not do misadventure of going near the falls.