Nature leaves a pleasant effect on the human mind, influencing man to praise its beauty. People love to go to places which are full of nature, with the real essence and charm of beauty. Read this list of the top 10 tallest waterfalls in the world, so you can choose your next vacation destination to enjoy with your family or friends.
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10. Browne Falls
Browne Falls is located in Fiord land National Park, New Zealand, the total height of this waterfall is 2, 744 feet and it is above the Doubtful Sound. Its basic source is Lake Browne which is 836 meters above from the sea level. This is one of the two waterfalls of New Zealand which are considered to be tallest waterfalls in the whole New Zealand; the other one is also located in Fiord land.
9. James Bruce Falls
A highest water fall of North America and at ninth position in the world rank James Bruce Falls is located in Princess Louisa Marine Provincial Park in British Columbia, Canada. The total high of this water fall is 2, 755 feet and its origin is a small snowfield. This is considered as the most beautiful place for relaxation and vacations for families, gangs and couples. There are so many activities are arranged by the park authorities for the visitors here.
8. Pu’uka’oku Falls
On the number eight we have a great water fall Pu’uka’oku Falls with the total height of 2, 756 feet. The Pu’uka’oku Falls is situated in Hawaii, United Sates. It is an amazing waterfall of its own kind and gives such a pleasant effect on the eyes of the people. There are a number of people come here to visit it in routine days as well but in vacations or holidays this is filled with the mad and adventures people.
Balaifossen is the seventh highest waterfall in the world ranking with the total height of 2, 788 feet this is located in Hordaland, Norway. Like the others it is also a bonus point for all of the residents and gives them an amazing and sporty vacation spot. Not only the local public but also the foreign visitors come here to enjoy the miracle of nature and capture some of the great memories there.
Vinnufossen is the sixth highest waterfall in the world with the total eight of 2, 822 and it is also considered as the tallest waterfall in the Europe. It is located in the east of the village Sunndalsora, Norway; it is a part of river Vinnu which flow down from the Vinnufjellet Mountain.
5. Yumbilla Falls
At the number five we have the Yumbilla Falls with the total height of 2, 938 feet. It is situated in Amazonas Region, Peru and became internationally known in late 2007 and its height was measured by the Peru’s National Geographic Institute for the first time. Although, the water fall is glorious because of its height but the volume of water is not much large.
4. Olo’upena Falls
With the total height of 2,953 feet the Olo’upena Falls is at the number four in the world rank and also in our list. This is situated in Molokai, Hawaii United States; the water fall is stream between the two valleys Pelekunu and Wailau. It gives an amazing and pleasant effect on eyes and people love to watch it out. Some of the water or boating sports lover also came here to try something more adventures and this place is majorly serves as a host for the tourists.
3. Las Tres Hermanas Cataracts
Las Tres Hermanas Cataracts is located in Ayacucho, Peru is at the third position in the top highest waterfalls of the world with the total height of 3, 000 feet. This is considerably amazing and gives such an astonishing experience to the human eye which cannot be explained. A number of people such as tourists, sports person, ecologists and media persons come here to find out more about it and make documentaries and recording so they can tell others about it as well.
2. Tugela Falls
Tugela Falls is the world’s second highest waterfall with the total height of 3, 110 feet and located in Royal Natal National Park KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. After heavy rain it can be easily seen by the main road to the park and also make a pleasant effect in the late afternoon sun. Due to this water fall South Africa has flourished its importance for the geologists and ecologists. Besides all of these professionals some of the people with the great taste to discover nature also come here throughout the year and spend a lot of time here.
1. Angel Falls
The Angle Falls is a waterfall in Venezuela which means is waterfall of the deepest place. It is considered as the highest water fall of the world with the total height of 3, 212 feet. It drops over the edge of Auyantepui Mountains in the Canaima National Park and make an amazing scenario. For being at the number one it has its own importance and charm for the people and gets too much attention by the other professionals. It is impossible that a person goes to Venezuela and does not go to visit the Angel Falls.
Top 10 Tallest Waterfalls in the World
For any country its precious property is its natural resources. These resources can be in the face of minerals, forest, mountains, rivers and waterfalls.
When we put a close eye on the importance of beautiful waterfalls in a country, then we get to know that waterfalls give such amazing and eye catching views which attract people towards this. If a country have amazing waterfalls then the tourists and nature lovers must come there to see all of these amazing views.