Meenmutty Falls, Kerala

Meenmutty falls is a three-tiered waterfall cascading from a height of 1000 feet in Wayanad District, Kerala. There are distinct viewpoints at all three tiers. The word Meenmutty is the combination of two words Meen and Mutty which means Fish and Blocked respectively. These words are of Malayalam origin.

This spectacular fall flows through rocky boulders into the thick forest. The Meenmutty Falls has three separate tiers at different heights. One can reach the first tier by walking half km from the main entrance of the fall. The lower tier is less dangerous with water collecting into a pool which is safe for swimming for people interested. The most breath-taking view is at the peak of the third tier where one can watch the nearby valleys and the beautiful Banasura Sagar Dam. The fall is a magnum opus in the Ooty route in Wayanad.

The Meenmutty Falls gives the feeling and aroma of eternal bliss, and the thriving greenery heals your soul and soothes your senses. The waterfall can make you believe in how simple life can be. Kerala is truly blessed with heavenly beauties that everyone must visit in their lifetime. The Meenmutty waterfall is not only a place of choice for the tourist but it is one of the favourite locations for film directors to shoot their movies.

The beauty of Meenmutty waterfall would surely captivate and enthral you to visit it again as your heart might not be contented with just a single visit. The ideal time to pay a visit to the Meenmutty Falls is between the months of October to May. It is indeed a must visit spot for anyone visiting and touring Kerala. Its beauty will simply amaze and awestruck you.


Meenmutty Falls can be visit during the day time from 07:30 AM to 04:00 PM

Entry Fees

30 INR per Indian Visitors and 60 INR per Foreign Visitors


75 per still Camera charge

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