Hogenakkal waterfalls is an enchanting vertical drop that forms a part of river Cauvery. It is situated at a point of juncture of river Cauvery and Chinnar. After this confluence, the river Cauvery branches into a series of waterfalls (“The Niagara of India) that falls from a height of about 20 meters (66 feet) with a misty smoke and enthralling thunderous sound. Since the river water flows through the forests of herbs with medicinal properties, the place is widely known for its curative power. Hence taking bath in Hogenakkal waterfalls after the rejuvenating oil massage is considered as extremely beneficial for the health.