Thirparappu Water Falls
Thirparappu water fall at this place is about 13km. from Pechiparai dam.
The river bed is rocky and about 350 feet in length. The water falls from a height of nearly 40 feet and the water flows for about 9 months in a year. The whole bed above the falls is one rocky mass which extends up to a distance of about quarter of a kilometer upstream where the famous Thirparappu has been constructed for supplying water to the fields.
On the left bank of the river in between the water falls and the weir, there is a temple dedicated to Siva enclosed by strong fortification. The District Administration has recently constructed a swimming pool and childrens park over here which is very popular among the children.
Are you irritated by the daily life and are you planning to take a break? then this place should be a right choice for you .Tirparappu is an eye soothing place and a wonderful place for enriching your mind with pleasure. To breathe the fresh air and forget all those daily routines take a trip to tirparappu. Not only water fall the Siva temple near to this place is worshipped by lot of Hindus.
Attractions In Falls:
The Greenery around the water falls will be soothing to eyes
The Childrens park over here which is very popular among the children.
The swimming pool is good one.
Bus Routes :
70 Km south of Trivandrum
50 Km from Kanyakumari
19 Km. from marthandam
6 Km From Kulasekaram
1.5Km. from kaliyal
It is located near to Trivandrum-Kanyakumari highway, also it is located in Kanyakumari-Nedumangad highway.
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