Waterfalls are nature’s best views among the other diversities in India. These gushing waterfalls have a crystal clear view of the water. Waterfalls are usually created, when the rivers erode in the soil and the lightweight rocks to the heavy rocks present through the water, gushes over them forming a Waterfall.
Waterfalls are commonly used places for trekking, picnic spots, and camping. The scenic beauty of lush greenery and cool crystal clear view of the gushing of water from the fall gives the super cleansing and soothing to the wandering soul. The Eastern Ghats of India might be less explored, but the region has a lot to offer in terms of all. Many kinds of flora and fauna can be found while visiting these places, which lies within the state of Andhra Pradesh near the Chittoor district, which is the Nagalapuram Falls.
Aare falls also known as the Swami Siddeshwara Kona Waterfalls consists of 5 falls that come under the Nagalapuram. Located above 120 km away from Chennai, Nagalapuram has been a favorite destination spot for the trekkers and adventure enthusiasts.
Nagalapuram falls is a hidden gem of the Eastern ghats, which gives you the experience of amazing scenery and frolic waterfalls. Witnessing the beauty of these falls is a must-visit place for trekking, camping, and picnic spots. Starting at the large lake to the dense forest one needs to come with a guide or companion while trekking through the forest. One can witness the planted white stones for the direction if you cannot find a way or have missed the track. While moving ahead, you can hear the low running of water on the other side of the pathway, which is a small fall with only 1-3 depth of water, where you can relax.
If you’re a good swimmer then you can swim in the river passing by the falls. You can spot small pools along the stream. While ascending down into the deep forest, you can spot the big pool and trail of the places which will lead you to the main forest. You can camp over this place or near the streamside, with a view of the melodic water streaming peacefully.
How to reach?
Nagalapuram waterfalls are around 18kms from the Arai village, which is the base campsite for the trekking. One has to pass through the Pichatur town in Chittoor District, Andhra Pradesh and take the road to travel to the area village, as you go deeper into the village, you may spot a few bases which go for the falls area.
You can travel either by bike or a car to reach the Arai village and Nagalapuram falls which is situated inside the woods. The locals are helpful in showing you the way.
Best time to visit
The best time to visit this falls is during the summertime to witness the majestic falls and trek around the woods. The Nagalapuram waterfalls should be on every wanderer’s bucket list. Since these falls offer a pristine view of the cascading waters falling down the stream will definitely make us go awe with its beauty and breathtaking frames.