10 Of The Most Beautiful Waterfalls In The World

Seljalandfoss, Iceland photo
Seljalandfoss, Iceland photo
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These stunning cascades vary from as far afield as Brazil to as close to home as the Brecon Beacons...

Seljalandfoss is a 60-metre high waterfall in south Iceland, near Skogar. A footpath at the bottom of the cliff allows visitors to walk behind the water.

Bossetti Waterfall, Brazil

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Bossetti Waterfall, Brazil

The Bossetti waterfall is one of 275 waterfalls in the spectacular Iguazu Falls, which span more than three kilometres, sandwiched between Brazil and Argentina.

Yorkshire Dales, Yorkshire

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Yorkshire Dales, Yorkshire

The Yorkshire Dales is full of waterfalls of all sizes, from a few inches in height, to the Cautley Spout, which measures more than 200 metres.

Alberta, Canada

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Alberta, Canada

The waterfalls of the Rocky Mountains, where Alberta meets British Columbia, are some of the most visually stunning in the world.

Alps, Austria

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Alps, Austria

The Grossglockner is the highest mountain in Austria - look out for water cascades and the Fallbach waterfall.

Lika-Senj, Croatia

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Lika-Senj, Croatia

Plitvice Lakes National Park is a network of lakes and dramatic falls that have been attracting tourists for centuries.

Madeira, Portugal

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Madeira, Portugal

The Caldeirão Verde – or 'green cauldron' – is a waterfall at the heart of a leafy, tropical forest.

Bavaria, Germany

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Bavaria, Germany

The Partnach Gorge is a striking and wild setting with rapids and waterfalls. Cross it on the 70-metre-tall bridge if you dare.

New South Wales, Australia

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New South Wales, Australia

Dorrigo National Park is home to several waterfalls. If you're feeling athletic, try the hike to the stunning Red Cedar Falls.

Powys, Wales

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Powys, Wales

Brecon Beacons National Park includes an area known as Waterfall Country, surrounded by greenery and wildlife.