The world is full of natural wonders which are delightful tourist attractions. They make you forget about your worries and also make you feel very small in the larger scheme of things. Their breathtaking beauty leaves you mesmerized therefore ridding you off your puny issues and worries. One such spectacular natural wonder is at the border of the South American countries of Argentina and Brazil. The Iguazu Falls are located on the border of the Argentine province of Misiones and the Brazilian state of Paraná. These waterfalls are formed by the Iguazu river and together, the system makes the largest waterfall in the world. (ALSO SEE 15 breathtaking street photos of Brazil!) The Falls were first recorded in the year 1541 by Spanish conquistador Álvar Núñez Cabeza de Vaca. Over the years, the falls have been photographed b many talented photographers and tourists. Here are some breathtaking photos of the Iguazu Falls that show why they are the most picturesque in the world. Also Read - Global COVID-19 Cases Cross 5.5 Million Mark, Death Toll Stands at 346,000

Iguazu falls in Argentina

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Picturesque landscape of Iguazu waterfalls

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Iguazu waterfalls as viewed from a helicopter

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Iguazu River spreads widely among the dense tropical forests – Devil’s Throat, largest waterfall of the Iguazu Falls

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Rainbow over waterfall

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Landscape of the Iguazu Waterfalls at Puerto Iguazu, Argentina

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Brazil side of Iguazu Falls against the background of blue sky

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Iguazu Waterfall’s Argentina side

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Rainbow and Iguazu Falls on the border of Argentina and Brazil

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The amazing Iguazu waterfalls in Brazil on a bright day

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Tourists at Iguazu Falls, one of the world’s great natural wonders, on the border of Brazil and Argentina

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Panorama of Iguazu falls, Foz do Iguazu, Brazil

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No wonder these falls are considered to be the most beautiful on the planet!