The Angel Falls is widely
known around the world for being the highest waterfall in the world at 807
meters, but here you will discover some interesting facts about this amazing
wonder that you may not have known.
Interesting Facts about Angel Falls
The water drops from the top of Auyantepui, from
the height of 979 meters.
The Angel Falls is 150 meter wide at its
Under certain conditions, a visitor can feel
small water drops at a distance of one kilometer
It is also called Tuluma Bena or Kerepakupai meru
It is more than ten times taller than South
America’s most famous waterfalls, the Iguazu
Angel Falls was discovered by mistake by aviator
Jimmy Angels after his plane crashed there
Jimmy Angel’s plane with which he crashed on the
top of Angel Falls can be seen at the Aviation Museum in
In the drier months most of the water evaporates before reaching the
Unlike many other natural wonders of the world, Angel Falls was discovered only in
the 20th century. In 1935 he first spotted the site and then in 1937 he landed on top of it with
After crashing on Auyantepui, Jimmy Angels and his wife had to walk out of the
jungle. This task was completed in 12 days!
Jimmie Angel Plane
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