Marmala Waterfalls near Vagamon
Marmala Waterfalls lies near Theekoy which is about 13 km from Erattupetta, in Kottayam district, Kerala. It lies near to Vagamon, which is a famous top station after Munnar. Marmala Waterfalls is not much popular among the fellow travelers but it offers a very attractive and pleasing view.
Marmala Waterfalls is just 8kms from Theekoy. If you are coming from Erattupeta, after crossing Theekoy, take the first left towards the Theekoy - Mangalagiri Road, which is also a shortcut towards Vagamon.
Good to Know
The road from Mangalagiri to Marmala Waterfalls(about 3kms) is currently under construction(Last updated: Oct 04-2-2017), and solling has been completed recently only. You can either trail to Marmala with you 2 wheeler or 4 wheeler. And once the road finishes, you need to trail about 200meters through the walkway on the sides of a private rubber plantation in order to reach the waterfall.
The Marmala waterfall is about 60 meters in height and is falling into a 12-meter deep pool and later joins to Meenachil River. The waterfall and its surroundings enchant one to it goodness of Mother Nature and definitely be a feast for our eyes.
|Name in Malayalam:||മാർമല വെള്ളച്ചാട്ടം|
|Location||near Teekoy, Erattupetta|
|Entry Fees - Children:||₹ 10 / person|
|Entry Fees - Adult:||₹ 10 / person|
|Entry Fees - Foreigners:||₹ / person|
|Camera / Photography Fees:||₹ 10 /-|
|Videography Fees:||₹ 10 /-|
|Parking Fees - 2 Wheelers:||₹ 10 /-|
|Parking Fees - 4 Wheelers:||₹ 10 /-|
How to Reach
From Erattupetta side: Erattupetta -> Theekoy-> Mangalagiri -> Marmala.
From Vagamon side: Vagamon-> Velikulam(Vagamon-Erattupetta route)-> Mangalagiri -> Marmala
Nearest Town: Theekoy, about 8km & Erattupetta, about 13km.
Nearest Railway Station: Kottayam Railway station, about 52km.
Nearest Airport: Cochin International Airport, about 95km.