5. Angel Falls, Venezuela
Reasons To Visit Angel Falls
At 976 meters, the angel waterfall is the highest waterfall in the world. It is located in midst of dense forest, a part of Canaima National Park located in the Southeastern Venezuela. It is very difficult to get close to the Angel falls as it situated within a dense forest. However with the help of local people you could reach the foot of this amazing waterfall. A helicopter ride over the waterfall is another option. It will definitely bring a breathtaking view of the Angel Falls.
The Angel Falls was named after Jimmy Angel, who accidently discovered the waterfall in 1933.
In the rainy season, angel falls will split into two different waterfalls. During this time, you could also feel the spraying of water from a distance of 1 km.
In the dry season, the water falls from the top will get evaporate even before reaching the ground As the Angel Falls is almost 1 km in height.