There are hundreds of travelers in the world who likes to travel around the world. So this article is for them who want to explore the world. There are thousands of small and big waterfalls on the planet earth and almost every one of them has their own beauty. Who would not love to spend some time near an extremely beautiful waterfall? This is a list of the most beautiful waterfalls from around the world.
#1 Niagara Falls
Niagara Falls is the communal word used for the three waterfalls that flow on the borders between Ontario, Canada and New York, United States. From smallest to largest, the three waterfalls are Bridal Veil Falls, American Falls and Horseshoe falls respectively. Both the American and Bridal falls are on the side of United States and the boundary was originally marked through Horseshoe Falls. The height of American falls is in the mid of 70-100 feet where the height of the Horseshoe Falls is about 2,600 feet and in addition, the width of them are respectively 1,060 feet and 2,600 feet. The distance between the extremities of Canada and America is 3,409 feet. The green color of the Niagara falls is formed as a byproduct of an approximate amount of 60 tons/minute dissolved rock flour and salt. This place is crowded with millions of both local and foreign tourists from around the world during every summer because of the beauty of this waterFalls
#2 Angel Falls
Angel Falls is the most attractive waterfall in Venezuela and is the highest waterfall in the world which is 979 meters high and 150 meters wide. Angel Falls is one of the most top tourist attraction points in Venezuela which exceeds 900,000 visitors per year. One of the best things about this is that it is located in an isolated forest in the Canaima National Park. Normally the trips are taken place from June to December, when the watercourse is deep enough for the use of the Phenom guides and during the months from December to March there is less water than of the other months. This waterfall was featured in many movies and cartoons including the Disney animated film Up (2009), the Disney film Dinosaur, Arachnophobia (1990) and most recently in the Point Break (2015).
#3 McWay Falls
McWay is located in California coast, USA and is among the most beautiful waterfalls in the world. The waterfall is 24m high and drops 80 feet to the beach. This place attracts thousands of visitors every year which makes it a major tourist attraction place in California. It looks like a gift from the heaven when watching from the sea and there is no doubt that this is one of the most beautiful waterfalls in the planet.
#4 Iguazu Falls
Iguazu falls is another beautiful waterfall situated in Brazil which is of Cataract type and is 60-82 meters high and 2.7km wide. The watercourse for the waterfall is the Iguazu river and the average flow rate of the waterfall is 1,756m3/s. The name Iguazu from the Tupi or Guarani words which gives the meaning “Water” and “big”. When talking about the facilities provided for tourists, there are two international airports which are close to the waterfall. Argentina’s airport is 16 miles away from the Iguazu but is closer to the falls hostels. And in addition, there are busses and taxies available from and to the airport and the falls.The climate here is really a nice one which is called a humid subtropical climate.
#5 Bomburuella Waterfall
Who would not love to spend a night near a waterfall feeling the breeze of a cool wind? Well, this is the perfect place for travelers, who want to spend a night near a waterfall to wake up to see a beautiful sunrise. The Bomburuella waterfall which is also known as Perawella Falls is located at Uva, Sri Lanka near the beautiful city Nuwara Eliya. The most beautiful experience about visiting this place is that place through a forest. The waterfall is a collection of 10 jungle waterfalls located between 1500 and 2000m above the sea level. Annually thousands of local and foreign tourists visit this place. The grassland near the waterfall provides space for the visitors to build a tent and spend a night there and Bomburuella waterfall can be mentioned as one of the most beautiful waterfalls to visit.