Lower Ghaghri Falls
Lowar Ghaghri Falls.jpg
LocationLatehar district, Jharkhand, India
Coordinates23°31′54″N 84°14′45″E / 23.53155°N 84.24591°E / 23.53155; 84.24591Coordinates: 23°31′54″N 84°14′45″E / 23.53155°N 84.24591°E / 23.53155; 84.24591
Total height98 metres (322 ft)
WatercourseGhaghri River, a tributary of Auranga River

Lower Ghaghri Falls is located 10 kilometres (6.2 mi) from Netarhat in Latehar district in the Indian state of Jharkhand. It is the 33rd highest waterfall in India.[1] It is known for its mesmerizing beauty and a major tourist attraction in Jharkhand.[2]

This waterfall is situated on the Ghaghri River, tributary of Auranga River. The forest around the Lower Ghaghri Falls is so dense that even sun rays find it difficult to pierce through. The water falls from the height of 320 feet (98 m) from the cascade. The sound of falling water makes the surrounding musical. The Upper Ghaghri Falls, 4 kilometres (2.5 mi) from Netarhat, is a smaller waterfall, below Netarhat Dam.[3]

See also


  1. ^ "Showing all Waterfalls in India". World Waterfalls Database. Archived from the original on 1 September 2009. Retrieved 20 June 2010.
  2. ^ "Jharkhand Tourism | Major Destinations and Attraction | How to Reach". Travel News India. 7 August 2016. Retrieved 12 March 2017.
  3. ^ "Netarhat Introduction". Netarhat Travelite. Archived from the original on 20 February 2010. Retrieved 26 June 2010.