Waterfalls have become one of the most popular tourism spots loved by travelers and tourists alike. The roaring waterfalls with water crashing at the great speed makes people fall in love with it. Waterfalls are the gifts from nature so even though you are just trying to enjoy their beauty, always do it responsibly so no damage to cause.
Stunning waterfalls to be in your bucket list
Waterfalls are natural wonder that can be spotted around the world. Some of them are easy to access while others are not open for public. Even if some of them are open for visitors, it might take a long hike or walk to reach them. And here are several most stunning waterfall around the world you can put into your bucket list:
Gullfoss in Iceland
Again, Iceland is like a paradise where you can find endless natural wonders to explore. This country has amazing waterfalls named Gullfoss which means Golden Falls with 32 m height. Such a beautiful name for beautiful wonder. This waterfall fed by the Hvita river. The reason why it is named Golden Fall is because during summer the sun shines through the billowing spray giving it golden hue. This place is best to visit during any months but winter since some viewpoints are closed during this season.
Victoria Falls in Zimbabwe and Zambia
Victoria Falls drop from the height of 180 meter, which is twice the height of Niagara Falls, one of the most popular waterfall in the world. Not only that, Victoria Falls also owns the largest sheet of falling water in the world. This waterfall located in southern Africa, om the border of Zimbabwe and Zambia. This is such a stunning waterfall and in fact, it is one of the seven natural wonders in the world. The best time to visit this waterfall is after the region’s summers rains, which is from February to May.
Iguazu Falls in Brazil and Argentina
This majestic waterfall drop from 300 feet with 1.5 miles in wide. Located between Brazil and Argentina, this waterfall feeds from Iguazu river. The falls from this river creates part of the boundary between Brazil and Argentina. From this site there are over 270 waterfalls in which the tallest one is named Devil’s Throat. This is where you can see the largest waterfall system in the world. This site was also used a filming location for Marvel’s movie Black Panther. The best times to visit this waterfall are April, May, September, and October.
Jog Falls in India
There are four different cascades at this this waterfall. They are named Raja, Rani, Rover, and Rocket. Those cascades thunder down from a height of 830 feet. They are located in Karnakata, India, and form the tallest waterfall system in the country. They are considered one of the most beautiful waterfalls in the country and you can see them at best during the monsoon season. This is when heavy rainfalls happens which enhance the beauty of the cascades even more. The monsoon season in India falls in June till September.