Alekan or alekhan falls is on the way to Kottigehara from Charmadi. Its just next to the road before 4 kms from Kottigehara. This water fall is just next to a small bus stop by name ‘alekhan horatti’. Since being both very easily accessible and immensly beautiful it attracts people. Other places are Bale Kallu Gudda.
How to Reach Alekan Waterfalls
By road: Alekan falls is around 18+kms from Charmadi ghats in Chikamagalur Hegadekatta. A walk to the Vaddi Ghat after you get down at Vaddi cross or Yana. From Bangalore it is about 350 kms.
Nearest Railway: Chikmagalur
Nearest Airport: Mangalore Airport