Europe Waterfalls: Visitor Contributions / Writeups

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WATERFALL THUMBNAILS

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Smoo Cave

Smoo Cave (Scotland, UK)

by Chris L (Gold Coast, Australia) *
Monasterio de Piedra Falls

Monasterio de Piedra Falls (Spain)

by Anne Ripley (Massachusetts, USA)
Cascata Nardis

Cascata Nardis (Italy)

by Ambala (Italy) *


Cascade d'Anglard (France)

by Sanremo (Italy)
Krimml Waterfall

Krimml Waterfall (Austria)

by Ruth Williams (Bath, England, UK)
Bad Gastein Waterfall

Bad Gastein Waterfall (Austria)

by Ruth Williams (Bath, England, UK)
Jungfernsprung

Jungfernsprung (Austria)

by Ruth Williams (Bath, England, UK)
Triberg Falls

Triberg Falls (Germany)

by Ruth Williams (Bath, England, UK)
Todtnauer Waterfall

Todtnauer Waterfall (Germany)

by Ruth Williams (Bath, England, UK)
Falls of Lake Konigssee

Falls of Lake Konigssee (Germany)

by Ruth Williams (Bath, England, UK)
Fallbach

Fallbach (Austria)

by Ruth Williams (Bath, England, UK)
Melnikfall

Falls viewed from the Malta Hochalmstrasse (Austria)

by Ruth Williams (Bath, England, UK)
Danska Fallet

Danska Fallet (Sweden)

by Peter Engdahl (Sweden)
Forsakar

Forsakar (Sweden)

by Peter Engdahl (Sweden)
Wurmetalbach

Waterfalls of the Kaunertal Glacier Road (Austria)

by Ruth Williams (Bath, England, UK)
Danska Fallet

Jajce Waterfall (Boznia and Herzegovina)

by Jajce [Wikipedia] (Boznia and Herzegovina)
Cascade de Rouget

Cascade de Rouget (France)

by Ruth Williams (Bath, England, UK)
Cascade de Dechargeux

Cascades de Dechargeux and Saubaudy (France)

by Ruth Williams (Bath, England, UK)
Cascade de la Lyre

Cirque du Fer a Cheval (France)

by Ruth Williams (Bath, England, UK)
Pistyll Rhaeadr

Pistyll Rhaeadr (Wales, UK)

by Ruth Williams (Bath, England, UK) *
Sgwd Henryd

Sgwd Henryd (Wales, UK)

by Ruth Williams (Bath, England, UK) *
Aber Falls

Aber Falls / Rhaeadr Fawr (Wales, UK)

by Ruth Williams (Bath, England, UK) *
Sgwd Gwladus

Sgwd Gwladus (Wales, UK)

by Ruth Williams (Bath, England, UK)
Swallow Falls

Swallow Falls (Wales, UK)

by Ruth Williams (Bath, England, UK) *
Ceunant Mawr

Ceunant Mawr (Wales, UK)

by Ruth Williams (Bath, England, UK)
Dolgoch Falls

Dolgoch Falls (Wales, UK)

by Ruth Williams (Bath, England, UK) *
Pistyll Cain

Pistyll Cain and Rhaeadr Mawddach (Wales, UK)

by Ruth Williams (Bath, England, UK)
Conwy Falls

Conwy Falls (Wales, UK)

by Ruth Williams (Bath, England, UK) *
Savica Waterfall

Savica Waterfall (Slovenia)

by Mark David (Sunnyvale, California, USA)
Engstiligen Fall

Engstiligen Fall (Switzerland)

by Ruth Williams (Bath, England, UK)
Waterfalls at Saint Beatus Caves

Waterfalls at Saint Beatus Caves (Switzerland)

by Ruth Williams (Bath, England, UK)
Milibachfall

Milibachfall (Switzerland)

by Ruth Williams (Bath, England, UK)
Coo Waterfall

Coo Waterfall (Belgium)

by Ruth Williams (Bath, England, UK)
Sgwd Clun Gwyn

Sgwd Clun Gwyn (Wales, UK)

by Ruth Williams (Bath, England, UK) *
Urlatoarea Waterfall

Urlatoarea Waterfall (Romania)

by Carmen Calin (Busteni, Brasov, Romania)
Seven Ladders Canyon

Seven Ladders Canyon (Romania)

by Carmen Calin (Busteni, Brasov, Romania)
Schiessentumpel

Schiessentumpel (Luxembourg)

by Ruth Williams (Bath, England, UK)
Riesachfall

Riesachfall (Austria)

by Ruth Williams (Bath, England, UK)
Gunstner Waterfall

Gunstner Waterfall (Austria)

by Ruth Williams (Bath, England, UK)
Steirische Bodensee Waterfall

Steirische Bodensee Waterfall (Austria)

by Ruth Williams (Bath, England, UK)
Kozjak Falls

Kozjak Falls (Slovenia)

by Ruth Williams (Bath, England, UK)



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Nassfeld Waterfall (Austria) 
The Nassfeld Waterfall is high in the mountains of the Hohe Tauern National Park in Austria. Although at an alltitude of 2528m above sea level it is easily …

Walcher Waterfall (Austria) 
The beautiful Walcher waterfall for some reason does not receive a lot of publicity and yet it is one of the tallest in Austria. The Walcherbach stream …

Golling Waterfall (Austria) 
The lovely Golling waterfall is set amidst pine trees and plunges 75 metres in 2 drops. It is located not far from the city of Salzburg near the village …

Virje waterfall Slovenia 
The beautiful Virje waterfall is located near the hamlet of Plužna not far from Bovec . An easy circular walk can be made to view the fall and the source …

Kozjak Falls (Slovenia) 
There are six falls on the Kozjak brook near the town of Kobarid but only two are accessible. The first fall you come to drops 8m under a bridge and it …

"Topoljski Buk" or "Krčić" Waterfall in Knin,Croatia 
Scary side and beauty of nature power in Knin,Krčić waterfall. You will love it. You must see it,but be carefull of wind,sometimes is much stronger then …

Steirische Bodensee Waterfall (Austria) 
The Steirische Bodensee Lake is an Alpine jewel set at 1,143 m (3750ft) in the Dachstein Mountains not far from the ski resort of Schladming. The waterfall …

Günstner Waterfall (Austria) 
You will find the Günstner Waterfall located in the Austrian province of Styria between the villages of Schöder and Krakaudorf. From the road an unpaved …

Riesachfall (Austria) 
The 140m Riesachfall is located near the ski resort of Schladming and is on the Wild Waters hiking trail. The fall is in two sections the lower fall is …

Sgwd Clun Gwyn (Wales UK) 
Located in the Brecon Beacons National Park in South Wales the waterfall Sgwd Clun Gwyn (Fall of the White Meadow) can be found on the challenging 5.5mile …

Schiessentumpel Luxembourg 
Luxembourg is a very small but picturesque country much like its only waterfall the Schiessentumpel. Situated in the Mullerthal region close to the border …

Coo Waterfall (Belgium) 
Waterfalls are not something that spring to mind when you think of Belgium, but there are several in the south-eastern province of the Ardennes. This hilly …

Milibachfall (Switzerland) 
This waterfall is on the Faulhorn Mountain above Grindlewald and comes into view as you ride up to First on the Grindlewald-First Aerial Gondola. The Milibach …

Waterfalls at Saint Beatus Caves (Switzerland) 
Saint Beatus Caves lie high above the northeastern shore of Lake Thun near Interlaken on the Niederhorn Massif. The subterranean river that flows through …

Engstiligen Fall (Switzerland) 
The beautiful Engstiligen Fall is situated near the mountain village of Adelboden in the Bernese Oberland region of Switzerland. It is the second highest …

The Seven Ladders Canyon Romania 
The Seven Ladders Canyon (Romanian: Canionul Șapte Scări) is a mountainous canyon carved by the Șapte Scări Brook in Romania in the county of Brașov, south …

Urlatoarea Waterfall from Bucegi Mountains Romania 
Urlatoarea Waterfall from Bucegi Mountains is one of the most spectacular waterfall from Romania. It has almost 15 meters height and each year thousands …

Savica Waterfall near Vintgar, Slovenia 
While touring SE Europe with a group of friends during the 2010 World Cup, we came across some great hiking in the deep Vintgar gorge in Slovenia. The …

Conwy Falls (Wales UK) 
The Conwy Falls (or Rhaeadr y Graig Lwyd in Welsh) can be found alongside the A5 road just outside of the town of Betws-y-Coed in North Wales. Here the …

Pistyll Cain & Rhaeadr Mawddach (Wales UK) 
There are two waterfalls to see in close proximity on the Waterfall & Goldmine Trail in the Coed y Brenin Forest in North Wales. From the Forestry Commission …

Dolgoch Falls (Wales UK) 
The Dolgoch Falls are a series of three waterfalls near Tywyn in the South Western corner of the Snowdonia National Park in North Wales. There is a large …

Ceunant Mawr (Wales UK) 
The town of Llanberis in North Wales is the starting point for people wishing to journey to the summit of the country’s tallest mountain Snowdon (3560ft). …

Swallow Falls (Wales UK) 
Probably the most photographed waterfall in the Snowdonia National Park of North Wales, Swallow Falls has been a popular tourist spot for over a hundred …

Sgwd Gwladus (Wales UK) 
Set in South Wales in the Brecon Beacons National Park and the Forest Fawr Geopark, the Vale of Neath has become known as Waterfall Country. There are …

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Aber Falls (North Wales UK) 
It is approximately a 3mile round walk to Aber Falls (Rhaeadr Fawr in Welsh). The path which leads up to the head of the Aber Valley is well maintained …

Sgwd Henryd (Wales UK) 
The film buffs amongst you might recognise this fall Sgwd Henryd as it was used as a location in the latest Batman film The Dark Knight Rises. At over …

Pistyll Rhaeadr (Wales UK) 
At 240ft Pistyll Rhaeadr is one of the taller Welsh waterfalls. It is situated in the Berwyn Mountains of mid Wales not many miles in from the English …

Cirque du fer á Cheval (Haute Savoie France) Part 2 
At one end of the Cirque du fer á Cheval in the shadow of the Tenneverge Peak (2985 m) is a jagged outcrop known because of its shape as the Corne du Chamois …

Cirque du Fer à Cheval (Haute Savoie France) Part 1 
The Cirque du Fer à Cheval is a huge limestone amphitheatre 4 to 5 km in width, with cliffs of 500 to 700 m in height. It is the largest alpine mountain …

Cascades de Déchargeux and Saubaudy (Haute Savoie France)  
These two falls lie across the valley from the village of Salvagny. They are separated by only a few hundred feet. The Cascade de Déchargeux tumbles down …

Cascade de Rouget (Haute Savoie France) 
The Cascade de Rouget is located near the village of Sixt-Fer-à-Cheval in the Haute Savoie region of the French Alps. There are many waterfalls in this …

Jajce Waterfall in the center of a historic town 
The town is also famous for its beautiful waterfall where the Pliva River meets the river Vrbas. It was 30 meters high, but during the Bosnian war, the …

Waterfalls of the Kaunertal Glacier Road (Austria) 
The Tyrol region of Austria is home to the Kaunertal Glacier Road. In 16miles the road winds up through 29 hairpin bends to the tongue of the Weisseeferner …

Forsakar 
Situated in Degeberga, Skåne (southest part of Sweden) these falls are really easily accessable from a walk through the beautiful ravine from where the …

Danska fallet 
Danska fallet (Danish Falls) is situated in Simlångsdalen a valley east of the city of Halmstad in Halland on the Swedish west coast. After a nice …

Falls viewed from the Malta Hochalmstrasse (Austria) 
The Malta High Mountain Road (Malta Hochalmstrasse) is a toll road that winds its way up the valley to a height of almost 2000m until it reaches Austria's …

Fallbach (Austria) 
The Fallbach waterfall is situated in the beautiful Maltatal valley in Carinthia Southern Austria. Maltatal is known as the valley of the waterfalls …

Falls of Lake Konigssee (Bavaria Germany) 
Lake Königssee is a beautiful emerald green glacial lake set in the Berchtesgaden National Park in Bavaria Southern Germany. There are three notable …

Todtnauer Waterfall (Germany) 
The Todtnauer Waterfall can be found in the southern Black Forest just off of the L126 near the village of Todtnau. It falls 97m in two drops. From the …

Triberg Falls (Germany) 
The town of Triberg famous for cuckoo clocks and cake lies in the heart of Germany’s Black Forest. The Triberg Falls are on the edge of the town where …

Jungfernsprung (Austria) 
The Jungfernsprung is located in a stunning valley near the village of Heiligenblut in the Hohe Tauern National Park in Austria. The fall drops 130m …

Bad Gastein Waterfall (Austria) 
The Falls in Bad Gastein which is situated in the Hohe Tauern National Park are unusual as they are situated in the centre of the town and are framed by …

Krimml Waterfall Austria 
The Krimml Waterfall located in the Hohe Tauern National Park is the tallest in Austria. The falls are 380m in height and drop in 3 tiers. There is a well …

Cascade d'Anglard 
The Cascade d'Anglard is in France, in Auvergne region, at Besse-en-Chandesse. You can see it with a short hike of 20 min. The Waterfall is well-signed. …

Cascata Nardis (Nardis Waterfall) - Val Genova Natural Park, Italy 
We can find this waterfall in Dolomiti, Italy near Pinzolo. This is the Nardis Waterfall (40metres) and other is called "Alta".

Monasterio de Piedra Falls , Zaragoza, Aragon, Spain 
Nearly 10 years ago, on a trip to Spain, we 'discovered' Monasterio de Piedra - now a hotel. Its loveliest feature was the multi-tiered waterfalls, with …

Smoo Cave 
A small, but elegant waterfall plunging into a cave just outside the village of Durness on Scotland's north coast. The cave itself is actually the inside …

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