Mosi-oa-Tunya / Victoria Falls (1989)
Zimbabwe

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These are among the most spectacular waterfalls in the world. The Zambezi river, which is more than 2 km wide at this point, plunges noisily down a series of basalt gorges and raises an iridescent mist that can be seen more than 20 km away. 
  • Zimbabwe 1986. Victoria Falls with the rainbow of iridescent mist.

This site is a transboundary property with Zambia. 

Zimbabwe 1986. Victoria Falls with the rainbow of iridescent mist.

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Other World Cultural Heritage Properties in Zimbabwe (on this site). For more information about the individual properties, please refer to the UNESCO-listing, Zimbabwe section

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Revised 20 jul 2006  
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