Beautiful Waterfalls To Visit In Peru!


The heat has arrived and with it the need to cool ourselves. So, instead of going to the beach, you can visit these great waterfalls in Peru:

Catarata de Ahuashiyacu

It has become one of the mandatory points that you must discover in the department of San Martin and it’s only 20 minutes away from the city of Tarapoto.

Catarata Borgoña

It is located in the district of La Merced, in Chanchamayo, department of Junín. You can try the “Indiana John Route” and have an amazing experience.

Catarata Yumbilla

It is located 52 km north of the city of Chachapoyas. “Many people do not know it but with its 895 meters high it is the second highest waterfall in Peru and the fifth in the world,” said Arturo Bullard to El Comercio.

Catarata El Llanto de la Anaconda

This spectacular waterfall is located in the heart of the Sierra del Divisor National Park, between the regions of Ucayali and Loreto. The region’s fauna and the mountain range are the greatest reasons to visit it.

Catarata Anana

With its 45 meters drop, it is one of the main attractions of Huancabamba, the oldest district of the province of Oxapampa.

Gocta Waterfall

This waterfall has 771 meters of height and it is the third highest waterfall in Peru. It is one of the most recommended waterfalls by travelers.

(Cover Photo Wikimedia)

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Ermelinda is a journalist from Caracas, Venezuela. She has a Master’s degree in Digital Journalism and a technical degree in Veterinary Assistance she pursued because of her love for animals. She likes to do sports, but especially ballet, which she has practiced for almost 20 years. Her passion is to read, write, and blog about different topics, as well as travel whenever she can.