Wednesday, 2 January 2019


Kuntala waterfall  is waterfall located in Kuntala ,Adilabad district Telegana. Its located on kadem river in Naedigonda Mandal. Its the highest waterfall in the state of Telangana with a height of 147 feet (45meters). These waterfalls are in dense forests inhabited by the Gonds. Kunta in Gondi and Telugu lanuguage means pond. Kuntalu means several ponds .      The waterfalls originates from a confluence of several ponds that lead to the river. Formed by the kadam river ,Kuntala falls cascades down through two steps and can be seen as two separate adjacent waterfalls after the peak rains. Its one of the famous outings from Hyderabad. There is a motorable road until the entry point of the falls from where steps are available to reach the bottom of the falls. The falls is about 10 minutes walk from the entry point

 Public transport is available until Neredikonda, from where private vehicles can be hired . Nirmal and Adilabad are base stations. Other waterfalls in the are include Gayatri Waterfalls and Pochera Falls. The nearest airport is Rajiv Gandhi International Airport in Hyderabad.  The nearest railway station is Adillabad railway station .                                                        

- By Poorvi Bellap

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