Top 10 Highest Waterfalls
1 - Angel Falls
Country : Venezuela
Height : 979 m / 3,212 ft

Angel Falls is located in the Canaima National Park, an UNESCO World Heritage site in the Gran Sabana region of Bolivar State, Venezuela. Angel Falls is the world's highest uninterrupted waterfall, with a height of 979 m (3,212 ft) and a plunge of 807 m (2,648 ft).

The height figure 979 m (3,212 ft) mostly consists of the main plunge but also includes about 400 m (0.25 mi) of sloped cascades and rapids below the drop and a 30-metre (98 ft) high plunge downstream of the talus rapids.
2 - Tugela Falls

Country : South Africa
Height : 948 m / 3,110 ft

Tugela Falls is accepted as the world's second highest waterfall. They are located in the Drakensberg (Dragon's Mountains) in the Royal Natal National Park in KwaZulu-Natal Province, Republic of South Africa.

The total drop in five free-leaping falls is 948 m (3,110 ft).
3 - Las Tres Hermanas Cataracts

Country : Peru
Height : 914 m / 3,000 feet

After Angel and Tugela Falls, Las Cataratas Tres Hermanas, or Three Sisters Falls, world's second highest waterfall. This waterfall is in Peru and its elevation drop is of 3,000 ft.

Tres Hermanas is a series of tiered falls that carry an unnamed jungle stream off an Andean plateau and into the Cutevirini River below.

4 - Olo'upena Falls

Country : United States
Height : 900 m / 2,953 feet

Olo'upena Falls is a waterfall located in the north-eastern part of Hawaiian Island of Molokai, and is considered to be the fourth highest waterfall in the world.

5 - Yumbilla Falls

Country : Peru
Height : 896 m / 2,938 feet

Yumbilla Falls, situated in Peru, Amazonas Region, is the world's fifth tallest waterfall. Yumbilla Falls is tiered and has four - five distinct drops, meaning that its total drop is split into four distinct steps.

6 - Vinnufossen

Country : Norway
Height : 860 m / 2,822 feet

Vinnufossen is the tallest waterfall in Europe and the sixth tallest in the world. The waterfall is located just east of the village of Sunndalsøra in the municipality of Sunndal in Møre og Romsdal county, Norway.

7 - Balåifossen

Country : Norway
Height : 850 m / 2,788 feet

ABalåifossen is a waterfall in the river Balåi in Ulvik municipality of Hordaland , on the southeast side of Osafjorden . It has three vertical and the longest of which is 452 meters. The falls are mainly water from melting snow on Kyrelvfjellet over the falls, and it can therefore be completely dry in summer and autumn.

Balåifossen has a total drop of 850 meters, and according to the World Waterfall Database thus the second highest waterfall in Norway and Europe, and the seventh highest waterfall in the world.

8 - Pu'uka'oku Falls

Country : United States
Height : 840 m / 2,756 feet

Pu'uka'oku Falls is a waterfall in Hawaii higher, the second of the United States after Olo'upena Falls and 8th in the world. Falls Pu'uka'oku consists of several jumps. In total, the waterfall measuring 840 meters high. Pu'uka'oku Falls is located on the northeast coast of the island of Molokai .

9 - James Bruce Falls

Country : Canada
Height : 840 m / 2,755 feet

James Bruce Falls is the highest measured waterfall in the continent of North America and ninth tallest in the world. Located in Princess Louisa Marine Provincial Park in British Columbia, Canada, it stems from a small snowfield and cascades 2,755 feet (840 m) down to Princess Louisa Inlet. Two parallel streams, for which the falls are named, come from this snowfield, one of which is persistent throughout the year and the other of which usually dries up by July.

10 - Browne Falls

Country : New Zealand
Height : 836 m / 2,744 feet

Browne Falls is a waterfall above Doubtful Sound, which is located in Fiordland National Park, New Zealand.


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