Thalaiyar falls is the pride of Tamil Nadu, as this is the highest falls in the state and the sixth highest in India. This 975 feet tall waterfalls looks like a rat tail from a long distance, hence why it is also called as Rat tail falls. The lovely falls is located on the Palani hills enroute Kodaikanal
Yet another fascinating thing about this falls is that, on the top of the falls on either sides, small concrete walls are erected to direct the flow of the water to a narrow path.
Visitors can walk/ Sit on the concrete walls and enjoy the spectacular view in front of them.
This falls can be viewed from Dum Dum rock on a clear sunny day. From there it appears like a thin white thread hanging from a cliff with black rocks as a backdrop.
The water from this falls is not very pure as the source of this waterfalls is from Perumal Malai village, which is 9 km away from this falls. So the visitor are not suggested to drink the water.
Take a break from your mundane life and enjoy the serene ambiance of this lovely falls. The lush water of this falls sparkles like colourful stones that lifts our spirit.