One of the best tourist places to be visited in Keralaare the Athirapally waterfalls. The waterfall is a part of the Chalakudy river. The waterfall is 80 metres in height and is considered to be the largest waterfall in the state. Quite a lot of rare and unique species of flora and fauna are found in the waterfall of Athirapally. One can reach the waterfall of Athirapally from the Chalakudy bus terminal. The Athirapally waterfall has established its name as one of the best Elephant conservation efforts in India. The Athirapally water is visited by thousands of tourists every year.