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Balmuri falls

Balmuri falls is a man-made waterfall located at Srirangapatna, Mandya district (near Mysore), Karnataka State, India. Krishnahaja Sagara is built across the lives Kaveri. Balmuri waterfall (KRS) Dam is caused by a cascade of water overflowing the checkdan built accoss the river, making it one of the best picnic spot.


Balmuri is around 11kms before KRS dam. Belagola is a village between Mysore and KRS which is around 8 kms from KRS, and Balmuri is 3 kms from Belagola.  The water from the dam flows and splits into two where one turns to the right (Bala) getting the name ‘Balamuri’ and the other to the left (Yeda) called ‘Yedamuri. ‘Bala – Right’ and ‘Muri – Cut’ in Kannada


The fall is just  Six feet in height,  and the  water flows at low velocity, unlike that of a natural waterfalls. The length of Checkdam is around 1.6 km, and 3 to 4 feet wide.


Balmuri falls Entry Fees
Entry fees – ₹0
Parking fees – ₹20

Balmuri falls Timings 
Mon – Sun – 7.30 AM – 7.30 PM

Best time to Visit Bhoo Varahaswamy temple
All around the year. Especially September to May. During Monsoon  (June, July, August) the velocity of water will be high and it will be risky.

Balmuri falls Website
There Is No Official Website

Balmuri falls Email  
There Is No Official Email Address

Balmuri falls Phone Number  
There Is No Contact Number

Balmuri falls Address  

Balmuri Falls, Belagola
Srinagapatanam, Yadathittu,
Karnataka 571606

Balmuri falls Accommodation

Balmuri falls has no accommodation facilities for visitors.
There are Good Hotels available near KRS or you can reach Mysore

Places near Balmuri falls
Daria Daulat Bagh / Tipu Sultan Summer Palace 
Ranganathittu Bird Sanctuary  
Jumma Masjid / Masjid-e-Ala  
Ranganathaswamy Temple
Kshanambika devi temple
Kunti Betta

Balmuri falls Distance
From Bangalore – 138 kilometres  
From Mysore – 16 kilometres  
From Krishnaraja Sagara Dam (KRS) – 7 kilometres

How to reach Balmuri falls

KSRTC (Bus)  

KSRTC and Private Buses are available from Bangalore to Mysore (fare: ₹160/-) from there you can reach Krishnaraja Sagara Dam (KRS) , from Krishnaraja Sagara Dam (KRS) shared autos and buses are available to reach the falls


Express train is available to Mysore from Bangalore (fare: ₹70/-), From Railway station, you can take an auto to City bus stop, from city bus stop you can take bus to Krishnaraja Sagara Dam (KRS) , from Krishnaraja Sagara Dam (KRS) shared autos and buses are available to reach the falls

NOTE –  please do contact Indian Railways (IRCTC) for better clarity on train timings & updated Pricing


Nearest International Airportkempegowda airport Bangalore) is 204  Kms from Balmuri falls

Nearest Domestic Airport (Mandakalli Airport Mysore) is 26 Kms from Balmuri falls

Bike / Car
Bangalore to Mysore

Majestic (Kempe Gowda bus station) – Nayandahalli – Bidadi – Kengeri – Ramanagara –  Channapattana – Madduru- Mandya- Srirangapattana- Belagola- Balmuri falls

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