Athirapally Green Trees
Athirapally Green Trees Located in one of the most picturesque landscapes in the southern Indian state of Kerala,Athirappally is a tiny hamlet bordering the Sholayar forest – nature’s own treasure trove. This untamed mystic belle’ conceals within her bosom a pristine paradise that entices and mesmerizes many a nemophilists. A short drive from Green Trees along wide winding roads, under dense verdant canopy leads you to the breathtaking “Niagara of India” – the majestic 80 feet Athirapally waterfall, an enchanting riverine landform along the upper course of the west flowing Chalakuddy River near the Vazhachal forest division. The breathtaking sight of this majestic waterfall that plungesfrom a height of 80 ft will leave one enthralled. Being part of the Western Ghats, a major biodiversity hotspot, Athirappally houses the pristine Sholayar forest that is an abode to a variety of exotic endemic and endangered indigenous flora and fauna. This fragile ecosystem is the home of the famous Great Hornbill. This is the only place in the Western Ghats where four endangered species of hornbill can be spotted. Athirapally is the panacea for your tangled nerves, strained breath, perturbed mind, wearied soul. The perfect paradise for nature lovers!