20 Tallest Waterfalls in the World

Highest waterfalls in the World basically measured by Length of Drops, some of the waterfalls are hard to measure the exact height, most of the tall waterfalls have many steps from the top, but officially one long drop will be counted as main falls. Rain Forests, Hill Stations and the Rocky Mountains are the main Places to the birth of tallest waterfalls, Anyway Angel falls in Venezuela is the tallest in the world at the height of 3,212 ft that nearly a mile higher. There are many tallest waterfalls in USA, New Zealand, Norway and Venezuela alone, the landscapes of the country created highest and beautiful waterfalls.

The following list of Top 20 tallest waterfalls of the world ranked by Overall height.

Angel Falls Tugela Falls Catarata Yumbilla
Name of Waterfalls
Total Drops
1Angel Falls3,212 ftBolivar, Venezuela2
2Tugela Falls3,110 ftKwazulu Natal, South Africa5
3Cataratas las-Tres Hermanas3,000 ftAyacucho, Peru2
4Olo'upena Falls2,953 ftHawaii, United States3
5Catarata Yumbilla2938 ftAmazonas, Peru4
6Vinnufossen2822 ftMore Og Romsdal, Norway2
7Balaifossen2,788 ftHordaland, Norway9
8Pu'uka'oku Falls2,756 ftHawaii, United States6
9James Bruce Falls2,755 ftBritish Columbia, Canada1
10Browne Falls2,744 ftSouth Island, New Zealand6
11Strupenfossen2,690 ftSogn Og Fjordane, Norway1
12Ramnefjellsfossen2,685 ftSogn Og Fjordane, Norway3
13Waihilau Falls2,600 ftHawaii, United States1
14Colonial Creek Falls2,584 ftWashington, United States13
15Mongefossen2,535 ftMore Og Romsdal, Norway1
16Catarata Gocta2,531 ftAmazonas, Peru2
17Mutarazi Falls2,499 ftManicaland, Peru2
18Kjelfossen2,477 ftManicaland, Zimbabwe6
19Johannesburg Falls2,465 ftSogn Og Fjordane, Norway5
20Yosemite Falls2,425 ftWashington, United States6
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