The Most Beautiful Waterfalls in the World

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Waterfalls have been awe-inspiring forces of nature for ages. People travel from all over the world to experience one of the most incredible natural wonders on earth.

The Most Beautiful Waterfalls in the World

There are several hundred waterfalls in the world. From Havasu Falls in the Grand Canyon to Niagara Falls in the U.S./Canada, these are some of the most stunning sights on the planet.

However, the most beautiful waterfalls are not always the tallest, Plitvice Waterfalls for example, shows off 16 lakes falling into one another, creating a series of waterfalls and cascades.

So get ready to view these iconic waterfalls at their very best. Experience nature like you have never seen it before and make one of these waterfalls the center of your next getaway!

- Hristina Byrnes, The Active Times