Thommankuthu

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Thommankuthu

തൊമ്മന്‍കുത്ത്
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Thommankuthu
Location in Kerala, India
Coordinates: 9°54′0″N76°47′0″E / 9.90000°N 76.78333°E / 9.90000; 76.78333 Coordinates: 9°54′0″N76°47′0″E / 9.90000°N 76.78333°E / 9.90000; 76.78333
CountryFlag of India.svg  India
State Kerala
District Idukki
Elevation
40 m (130 ft)
Languages
  Official Malayalam, English
Time zone UTC+5:30 (IST)
PIN
685581
Telephone code04862
Nearest city Thodupuzha
Lok Sabha constituency Idukki
Climate almost same as in all over kerala (Köppen)

Thommankuthu (Malayalam : തൊമ്മന്‍കുത്ത്) is a waterfall located in Thodupuzha Thaluk in Idukki District of the southern state of Kerala, India. It is popular tourist spot in the state and one the major centres of eco-tourism in Kerala. It situated in the southern part of Western Ghats mountain range.Thomankoothu waterfalls is not a single waterfall but a series of 12 falls over a distance of 5km. [1]

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Thommankuthu Waterfalls Thommankuthu waterfalls.jpg
Thommankuthu Waterfalls
Closer view of Thommankuthu Falls Thomman Falls.jpg
Closer view of Thommankuthu Falls

Location

Thommankuthu is located 18 km from Thodupuzha. Nearest towns are Karimannor and Vannappuram and Udumbannoor which are nearly 10 km from Thommankuthu.

Trekking

Thommankuthu waterfall is a seven - step waterfall located in forest. A trek of 12 km through the forests is possible.

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