Location: Popularly known as Rat Tail Falls, Thalaiyar Falls are based in the splendid Palani hills of the Dindigul district in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu.
Description: Regarded as the highest waterfall of the state, Thalaiyar Falls lie at a height of 297 m above the sea level. From the well known viewpoint of the Dum Dum Rock, this cascade appears as a thin long white strip of water falling amidst the rock cliff. A wide variety of flora and fauna flourish in this region, making it a must visit place for nature enthusiasts. Also popular because of its religious significance, it is believed by the devotees that Lord Muruga while on his journey to Palani, used to mark a visit at this rock. Local residents take part in performing pooja with lot of enthusiasm at the Dum Dum rock. Not connected by road, this waterfall can be best viewed by the travelers from a number of road side benches.
Activities: The best place to enjoy adventurous activities, these falls can be only reached by undertaking the activity of trekking. The peaks of the Thalaiyar waterfall make the trip worth exploring. Tourists can enjoy in the serene ambiance with their loved ones. Presenting a marvelous view, these cascades are worth a visit.