Godchinamalaki Falls (Markandeya Falls)
The Godachinmalki Falls is located on Markandeya river in Belgaum district, Karnataka. The place is located 15 kilometers away from Gokak and 40 kilometers from Belgaum. There are two falls which joins together here, The river markandeya takes a first fall from a height of 25 metres and flows into a rocky valley and a short distance from here it takes second fall from a height of about 20 metres. There are two dams within 6 km radius, One is the Hidkal dam, built across Ghataprabha river and Shirur Dam across Markandeya river. The best time to visit these places is from June to September.
Godachinmalki falls, also known as Markandeya falls, is located in a rugged valley, which is approachable from Godachinamalaki village by walking as well as by vehicle through a forest route for about 2 kilometers and there are two routes to reach falls from Godachinamalki, one is vai Malebail road by crossing bridge at godachinamalki and another one is Hatti Siddeshwar. It can also be reached from Nirvaneshwara Matha near Yogikolla, only by foot. To reach Godachinamalki Falls from Belgaum frequent bus facility is available and nearest railway station is Pachhapur, which is about 8 kilometers, all most all trains stops in Pachhapur railway station .