We all love the beauty of the mountains and hills, waterfalls cascading down, which looks so beautiful and serene. The feeling of inner peace and calmness cannot be compared to the king size life spent in cities. This aqua sheet of nature is a perfect place to chill out away from the chaos. But are you in a dilemma where to find such divine beauty of nature? Then just relax and scroll down, as this article provides you with 13 breath-taking and world’s most beautiful waterfalls which would surely give you major travelling goals!!!
#1 Iguazu Falls
Strangling of two state borders, Iguazu Falls are a must watch!!
These Falls are located in both Brazil and Argentina, making one dazed by looking at them. The spectacular falls cover the rain forest cliffs of the land and give an astonishing view to the visitors.
#2 Plitvice Waterfalls
This waterfall is situated in Croatia. It has some of the world’s most beautiful falls and lakes. Due to the passage of water over limestone and chalk for thousands of years, it has helped in creating barriers which have naturally formed into rivers and caves.
#3 Niagara Falls
The Niagara Falls!!!
A list of falls and Niagara not being on the list is impossible. It is one of the most powerful and world’s most beautiful waterfalls. These falls are a mixture of three falls which are situated in New York, Ontario and U.S city, Buffalo. People from all the corners of the world wish to see these falls once in their lifetime and it’s worth watching!!!
#4 Victoria Falls
These falls are located on Zambezi River in South Africa. These falls share the border of Zambia and Zimbabwe. They are believed to be the largest waterfalls in the world. The other name of the falls, Mosi-oa-Tunya means “Smoke that Thunders”.
#5 Angel Falls
Angel Falls flow in the beautiful city of Venezuela. They are considered to be the highest uninterrupted falls in the world. It is very difficult to have a clear view of the falls until and unless it is a clear day which is a rarity here!!
#6 Fairy Falls
These falls are located in Auckland, New Zealand. The falls are made up of tumbling tiers and a few plunges. The falls fall in blue coloured water at the base.
#7 Kilt Rock Waterfall
This waterfall flows down to the cliffs on Trotternish Peninsula which is situated between Portree and Staffin in Scotland. With the accumulation of stones and formation of pleats, it represents the form of a Scottish kilt and falls in the list of world’s most beautiful scenic locations.
#8 Havasu Falls
Havasu Falls in the Grand Canyon is regarded as the most picturesque waterfall to look at by the visitors. It drops over the red rocks and flows turquoise coloured water. The sound of flowing of water could be heard from half a mile long distance.
#9 Wallaman Falls
They are situated in Girringun National Park which is regarded as the highest waterfalls in Australia. It is the home to some of the endangered species in the world and some of the oldest rainforest in the world.
#10 McWay Falls
These spectacular waterfalls are situated near Big Sur in California. These falls flow all the year round giving a mesmerising experience to the visitors.
#11 Gullfoss Falls
Being one of the world’s most beautiful and eye-catching waterfalls, they are also called as Golden Falls. They are located in Iceland. It is one of the most popular attractions in Iceland, flowing in two distinct right angels. You can frequently see a rainbow on almost every summer afternoon.
#12 Detian Falls
These falls stand to showcase a classic Asian landscape of rocky crag over rice plantations. The falls are situated on the borders of China and Vietnam, place with world’s most beautiful scenic destinations, which tend to produce a mist over the tiers which look like a dream come true.
#13 Burney Falls
Burney Falls on Burney Creek in McArthur in California were called the Eighth Wonder of the World by President Roosevelt. The water in the falls comes from an underground spring which almost flows 100 gallons of water daily.
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