These falls are a perfect picnic spot and are located at a distance of 11kms from Ranganathittu Bird Sanctuary. The falls are an artificial reservoir constructed across Cauvery River. It is not a gigantic waterfall but is an ideal place for those who love enjoying the water.
Ample of Kannada movies have been shot across these falls and it is a fairly popular and well known spot amongst the south Indian film makers. The best season to visit the falls is during winters, when one can enjoy bathing here and when the water is comparatively at a higher level. The Balmuri falls are 15kmw away from Mysore and one can reach their through cars and bikes.
The falls are located at the Bangalore-Mysore highway and riverside cottages have been built for accommodation at Ranganthittu Bird Sanctuary.