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Aponwao Falls | Bolivar, Venezuela

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Venezuela
5° 34' 13.5228" N, 61° 29' 21.3972" W
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Aponwao Falls

Aponwao Falls - Photo: leumman

Aponwao Falls (Chinak Merú), Santa Elena de Uairen via Kavanayén, waterfall is the most important of jumps available in this area of ​​Canaima National Park, pose Aponwao 4 and a height of 344 ft (105 m - World Waterfall Database) in free fall, and to reach it we have to take a native boat (Curiara), which after a journey of about 20 minutes through Aponwao River takes us to the pier located about 1640 ft (500 m) before the jump.

This jump is one of the most Aponwao Falls is the area's tourist attractions, and a place that we should not help admiring. Chinak name in Spanish means "vine" in Venezuela also be called "Bejuco" a sort of climbing plants. If the water flow is increased we will have the opportunity to witness a unique natural spectacle, which will remember forever.

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Aponwao Falls

Aponwao Falls - Photo: Rafael Eduardo Caste…

Aponwao Falls

Aponwao Falls - Photo: kalitos

Aponwao Falls

Aponwao Falls - Photo: Egle Rau

Aponwao Falls

Aponwao Falls - Photo: Venelands Expedition...

SUBMITTED ON 10.10.2013.