Karnataka boasts of some scenic and exotic hill stations that are frequented by those seeking the green and serene. Among them one such location would be the Shankar falls. This waterfalls is amidst of lush spread of coffee plantation and is located at about 25 kms from the town of Chikmagalur, Western Ghats.
The falls is in the midst of thick coffee bushes and tall trees entwined with pepper vines. One must walk close to get a good view of the falls.
The best time to visit will be during the monsoon when the waterfalls in full gush and also during the beginning of winter.