Magod Falls is a popular waterfall in North Canara (Uttar Kannada) district, in Yellapur taluk, on river Bedti. Here, the Bedthi River takes two distinct leaps, to hurtle from a height of 650 feet into a rocky ravine. The thickly wooded countryside, the roar of gushing water and a beautiful view combine to make this spot an ideal choice for outings. Well built walkway with handrails is available from the parking area till Magod Fall viewpoint.
Reasons to Visit Magod Waterfalls:
- Kavade Kere (lake) is a worthy stopover enroute to Magod Waterfalls. Kavade Kere is 6 kms from Yellapur, 10 kms before Magod Waterfalls.
- Jenukallu Gudda Hiking: 4 kms from Magod Waterfalls
- Vanadurga Temple, 1.3 kms from Magod Waterfalls
- Kallare Waterfalls, 1 km form Magod Waterfalls
Timing: Magod Waterfalls can be visited between 9 AM and 6 PM on all days.
Best Season to visit Magod Falls: Magod Waterfalls is best visited between July and December. Water levels will be minimal during summer months.
Places to visit near Magod Falls: Sathodi Falls (38 kms), Banavasi (83 kms), Unchalli Falls (92 kms) and Dandeli (70 kms) can be visited along with Magod Waterfalls.
How to reach Magod Falls: Magod Waterfalls is 442 kms from Bengaluru, 107 kms from district headquarters Karwar and 86 kms from Hubballi (nearest airport and railway station). Buses are available in Yellapur from Karwar, Hubballi or Bengaluru. Taxis can be hired to reach Magod Waterfalls, 17 kms from Yellapur.
Places to stay near Magod Waterfalls: Hotels are available in Yellapur city.