Hogenakal Falls (45 km)
Located at the border of Karnataka and Tamil Nadu, Hogenakkal Falls is created by Cauvery River. At Hogenakal the water spreads for miles around and on these waters cruising on country made dinghies (PARISAL) is possible. Parisal ride will give an enthralling experience. Surrounding by hills at various heights Hogenakal offers the visitors a different ambience and refreshing relaxations. One could also take bath in the falls. Oil massaging by local people is a different experience. As the river flows throughout the year Hogenakal can be visited throughout the year.
Theerthamalai is an important sacred place in Harur taluk of Dharmapuri District. Dedicated to Lord Shiva, Shri Theerthagirishwarar Temple is located at the top of a hillock. Chola and Vijayanagara kings donated liberally to this temple. A lot of devotees throng the temple during the Mahashivarathiri.