Built in 1964 across the Sharavathi River, Linganamakki dam is located around 6 km from Jog Falls and is a popular tourist spot. The dam forms the reservoir for the Mahatma Gandhi Hydro Electric Power Unit. The huge dam surrounded by forested hills is a sight to behold.
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BEST TIME TO VISIT JOG FALLS
The average minimum and maximum temperature of Jog Falls is as given below. The best time to visit Jog Falls is also specified.