Neergarh Waterfalls I and II Trek
The jade blue NEERGARH waterfalls also known as ‘NEER GADDU’ is situated about 5 & 7s km from LAKSHMAN JHULA (NEERGARH Waterfall I & II) on RISHIKESH -BADRINATH highway. These natural waterfalls radiates their empyrean beauty as they tumbles down the rocky cliffs. During summers many tourists visit NEERGARH waterfalls to bathe in the cool water of the stream flowing nearby. There are two small bridges erected on the waterfalls having few resting shops in the vicinity. A short trek will take you closer to these pristine waterfalls.
NEERGARH Waterfall is a famous waterfall for small trek. The water flowing from natural rocky cliffs tempts the holidaymakers to take a cool dip in the narrow stream. The trekking to the waterfall is an adventurous activity as it involves walking through the jungle on narrow trails. This is a beautiful waterfall and is extremely refreshing to stand near the waterfall. This is a two tier waterfall with two bathing pools. There is very small waterfall after 200 m trek from the road where visitors can also take bath in a small pool. Further 1.2 km trek will take you to the bigger and main waterfall which has a large pool.
Butterflies of divergent species are seen fluttering around the wild floweret, adding attractiveness to this wonderful spot. Provisions for food such as Water, soft drinks, noodles and tea are available here in small shops. There are two connections on the waterfall and a few resting stops.
NEER GADDU Waterfall is accessible by trek only. The trek route to the NEER GARH waterfall starts 3 km away from LAKSHMAN JHULA on the BADRINATH Highway.
In the peak seasons, many tourists come to savour the beauty of the two-tier NEERGARH waterfalls, blessed with two bathing pools. There is also a small waterfall located at 1km trekking distance from the road having a small pool. One can soak in the miniature pool, dip their feet in the water or even bathe in the cold water. Further 2 km trek from here, will take you to a bigger waterfall which has a large pool. One can see different species of butterflies fluttering around the wild flowers growing on the jagged ground, so don't forget to take your cameras along.