It is located and preserved as a wildlife sanctuary in Western Ghat Range. This majestic waterfall is accessed by stairs that takes you right down to the lake close enough to bathe in the waterfall if you are a good swimmer. Otherwise, it is advised to stay in the shallow area. There are caretakers on duty. This place is crowded on weekends but during the rest days it peaceful quiet and very pleasant to spend time. It is a good point for photographers as well. Those who area fan of having exotic picnic places, this is one of those.