Interesting Facts About Sharavathi River

Originating at Ambuthirtha in Thirthahalli Taluk,

the Sharavathi river is one of the few westward

flowing rivers that flows north-west via the Western Ghats.

Taking a fantastic soar at a peak of 292 metres

it paperwork the well-known Jog Falls earlier

than becoming a member of the Arabian Sea at Honnavar.

Rich in biodiversity, this river in Karnataka is domestic

to many uncommon species of vegetation and fauna.

With a complete period of round 128 kms

the Sharavathi river has been used drastically to generate hydroelectricity.

A preferred amongst visitors, the backwaters of the Sharavathi river

gives many special sightings for birders in addition to an possibility for water sports activities like kayaking