Mallela Theertham Waterfall located about 9 Kms away from Vatuvarlapalli village on the high way from Hyderabad to Srisailam. There is a direct bus facility from Achampet. Mallelatheertham is the natural water fall in Nallamala Forests.
The water falls from a height of Approximately 500 feet and it is beautiful and attractive. All around highest mountains and thick forests adds to beauty of the nature. People believe that in the night Ghandarvas and Kinneras are arriving and singing songs here.
Mallela Theertham Waterfall
It is said that many sages have performed penances here for Shiva and Lord Shiva has himself appeared here to many of his devotees. It is believed that many tigers visit this place to drink water during summer.
How to go there
Buses are available. One can use private cars or taxis to reach Mallela Theertham. Public transport is available till you take diversion on the highway. Mallela Theertham is located at 8 km from this diversion and private vehicles can be hired from here. Usually, if the journey starts at 7 AM in Hyderabad, you will reach Mallela Theertham by 11AM.
What to See ?
Waterfalls The major attraction at Mallela Theertham is 150 feet waterfalls. With dense forest around, the picturesque of 150 feet waterfalls look amazing at Mallela Theertham. Dense Forest Area The forest area at Mallela Theertham is considered as one of the best places for trekking. Tourists, who love adventure trip, would love to spend time at Mallela Theertham.
Trekking, river crossing, campfire, and team games
If you come across any temple, never forget to honor the local traditions. As it is a remote place, plan your journey perfectly. Ensure carry goggles, food, water, medicines, camera, backup batteries for camera, carpets and plates etc.