Waterfalls

Waterfalls are some of the most spectacular sights that nature has to offer, and are the frequent goal of many travellers.

The Iguaçu Falls Waterfall

Notable Waterfalls

Some of the most noteworthy waterfalls are:

Africa

Congo

South Africa

Uganda

Zambia and Zimbabwe

Asia

China

China's largest waterfall, the Huangguoshu Waterfall is one of few waterfalls that can be viewed from above, below, front, back, left and right in the world. It is near Anshun in Guizhou.

India

Iran

Japan

Europe

Iceland

North America

South America

Stay safe

A liter of water weighs a kilogram; a gallon weighs ten pounds. When large amounts of water fall long distances, the forces involved are enormous, easily enough to kill a person or sink a boat.

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