South America Falls: Impressive Waterfalls

South America Falls

South America is home to beautiful natural landscapes spread over coasts, mountains and jungles. Water, such a precious treasure today, travels the continent through rivers, streams, springs, waterfalls and waterfalls. Precisely today we want to publicize the fabulous and impressive waterfalls that the Latin American continent has.

It is worth organizing a trip to these lands just to see with your own eyes the wonders that nature offers us. What's more, in South America they know how wonderful the falls are and there are hotels that organize trips leaving from the hotel in order to facilitate the trip and the visit to their clients.

Next, I am going to show you some of these waterfalls that, in addition to being incredible, are impressive and that if you see them live, you will not be indifferent. It will be an experience that will be etched a lifetime in your mind and your heart!

Iguazu falls

Iguazu waterfall

Without a doubt, the most imposing of all and considered the highest in the world are the Iguazu Falls. These falls are a true gift of nature between Brazil and Argentina that many people have been lucky enough to see live, why are you going to be better? They are worth seeing!

In the province of Misiones, exactly in the gaucho part, and in the Iguacu National Park, in Paraná in the Rio de Janeiro area. If you dare to visit these 275 waterfalls 80 meters high, We recommend you go during the season from October to December to be able to take the boat rides under the waterfalls without rain problems. You will be so amazed that you will only want to save up to have the opportunity to return accompanied by your loved ones and that they can contemplate this wonder of nature.

The devils throat

Devil's throat

The most impressive waterfall of all is the Devil's Throat. In front of this great waterfall there is a viewpoint bridge from where tourists generally take the opportunity to capture the most impressive images with their cameras.

And it is not for less, with new technologies and mobile phones and cameras that can get wet without breaking or damaging, it is worth capturing such an incredible snapshot that later you want to transform it into canvas and enjoy it in the decoration of your home . Who doesn't like the idea of ​​remembering a fantastic trip with an incredible self-image?

The Kaieteur Falls

Kaieteur waterfall

Let's change the geographical area and go to Guyana. One of the most tourist attractions of this territory is its fabulous Kaieteur Falls, considered by many as one of the most spectacular in the world for its 226 meters of free fall height. Can you imagine how tall they are? You just have to compare them with Niagara Falls to know that they are 5 times higher… seeing them live is a true spectacle of water, wind and wonders!

The angel's Jump

Cataract of the Saint of the Angel

From Guyana we will move to a nearby territory, to Venezuela, specifically to the Canaima National Park to know its maximum natural exponent: The Angel Falls and its 979 meters high, and therefore the highest waterfall in the world. The name already gives us a glimpse of how this type of waterfall should be, and how spectacular it will be. So impressive that it would take a large camera and a lot of distance to be able to capture its magnitude.

The blue waterfall

In Ecuador we came across the Shishink Nature Reserve and its Blue Waterfall. Although it is not really impressive in size (25 meters high), it is still worth visiting to observe its great beauty. Who says a relatively small waterfall can't be full of splendor? And it is that the majesty of nature does not understand sizes, it gives us the opportunity to contemplate its beauty.

Some waterfalls in Peru

Peru waterfalls

If you travel to Peru, you should spend an extra day on your visit to see mountain waterfalls such as the Velo de Ángel with its 28 meters of free fall, the Enchanted Siren and its 70 meters high or the San Miguel Waterfall with its 100 meters high. However, the one that stands out the most in the mountains is the Parijaro Waterfall with its 250 meters high, located in the Otishi National Park.

In the jungle area we find waterfalls such as the laughing and crystalline waters of Ahuashiyacu, the Velo de la Novia Waterfall, or the Tirol Waterfalls. The Peruvian coast is not far behind and shows us its natural grandeur with the 20-meter high Pala Cala Waterfall.

They are worth seeing

And if you really want to see such a beautiful show, the best thing you can do is look for a long vacation to enjoy a good waterfall route, but of course ... this would mean that in addition to having a lot of time, you should also have a good economic fund to be able to pay for accommodation, travel from one place to another, food ... and if You travel from Spain, you will have to have good money saved because air travel is not usually very cheap.

But once you make up your mind and start organizing your trip, you have the accommodation or the agreed way to stay and you feel that little by little the day of your trip is approaching ... without a doubt you will begin to feel the nerves of such an important trip, to know places as incredible as waterfalls of this type.

Also, some advice I can give you (as I mentioned at the beginning of this article) is that if you want to enjoy these wonders that nature offers you, do it with an organized trip by a company specialized in this type of visit. Another idea to get to know these places is to be accompanied with your loved ones. Enjoying these nature shows with the closest family and friends is an experience that you will undoubtedly live as unforgettable.

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  1.   lucila said

    Thank you. Because of your fascinating information, Peru is not left behind, it does not have many fabulous and great waterfalls–
    Peru you are great!

  2.   Fernando said

    In Peru, one of the waterfalls that enjoys great height is the Gocta Waterfall, with its approximately 771 meters high, it is currently considered one of the five highest in the world.
    In addition, its location in the middle of the Amazon jungle makes it a wonder of nature that deserves to be known and cared for by all who visit it.