(Last Updated on : 25/10/2019)
Barehipani Falls is a waterfall in Mayurbhanj District
. This waterfall in Odisha gives the stunning natural beauty. Barehipani is second highest waterfall in Odisha. The height of the waterfall is 1309 feet just 55 meters less than Kunchikal Falls
which is the highest waterfall of India. The source of the waterfall is Budhabalanga River that flows over the mountain. It is a 2-tier water fall, which means the water falls in two drops. Since these waterfalls are situated within the protected boundaries of the wildlife national park
, special care is taken by the Government of Odisha to preserve them. Barehipani Falls has a total height of 1,309 ft. It is a tiered waterfall with two drops. The tallest single drop is 850 ft.
Origin of Barehipani Falls
This waterfall is a two tiered waterfall located in Simlipal National Park
in Mayurbhanj district in the Indian state of Odisha. It is one amongst the higher waterfalls in India. Barehipani Falls originate from the Budhabalanga River. The water of Barehipani Falls gushes out from a cliff. The entire course of the Barehipani Falls cascades right from the cliff to the pool is breathtaking. There are large numbers of people seen every year who visit the waterfalls for its mesmerizing beauty.
Visiting Information on Barehipani Falls
Barehipani Falls is easily accessible through the railways
. The nearest railway station is at Baripada. The Joranda Falls is located nearby. It is 120 km away from a small town Jashipur. Near Barehipani Falls, there are many tourist attractions like Joranda Falls, Shimlipal
Reserve forest and many other tourist attractions. Joranda waterfalls
are situated close to the Barehipani falls. It is less high than Barehipani falls and achieve a height of 152 meters. This is a type of single thread waterfall. Both the falls are very violent in nature during the monsoons which is evident from the lack of natural vegetation around the falls.
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