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HOME (Russian) >>> WORLD NATURE LANDSCAPES >>> CENTRAL and SOUTH AMERICA

This section of the site contains our photographs of natural landscapes of the world, including geological formations, relief forms, natural water bodies and vegetation types, as well as some plants and animals, typical to different native zones and geographical regions.

This page contains the list of images of the Orinoco River and Guiana Highlands (Venezuela) nature: natural landscapes, waterfalls, vegetation types and some plants.
Clicking on the preview in the list below you will be transferred to the page with the full sized image
(each photo has a semantic geographical or biological captions, explaining illustrated objects).

South America

Venezuela
(Orinoco river and Guiana Highlands)

The lower Orinoco river near the mouth (delta).
Atlantic ocean from the aircraft. Venezuela
The lower Orinoco river near the mouth (delta) from the aircraft.
Atlantic ocean, Venezuela
View to the Caroni River (the largest river of the Orinoco basin), and the table (table-top)
mountain (mesa, or Tepui, Tepuy). The Guiana Highlands, Canaima National park, Bolivar State, Venezuela
View to the table (table-top) mountain (mesa, or Tepui, Tepuy) and Caroni River.
The Guiana Highlands, Canaima National park, Bolivar State, Venezuela
View to the table (table-top) mountain (mesa, or Tepui, Tepuy),
Carrao River and Sapo, or Salto el Sapo (Frog, or Toad) waterfalls.
The humid tropical forest zone, Guiana Highlands, Canaima National park, Bolivar State, Venezuela
The Sapo, or Salto el Sapo (Frog, or Toad) waterfall on the Carrao River.
The humid tropical forest zone, Guiana Highlands, Canaima National park, Bolivar State, Venezuela
The Sapo, or Salto el Sapo (Frog, or Toad) waterfall on the Carrao River flowing from the table mountain
(mesa, or Tepui, Tepuy). The Canaima Lagoon, Guiana Highlands, Canaima National park, Bolivar State, Venezuela
The Sapo, or Salto el Sapo (Frog, or Toad) waterfall on the Carrao River
flowing down from the table mountain (mesa, or Tepui).
The rocks under the water are covered with green algae.
The Canaima Lagoon, Guiana Highlands, Canaima National park, Bolivar State, Venezuela
The Sapo, or Salto el Sapo (Frog, or Toad) waterfall on the Carrao River
flowing down from the table mountain (mesa, or Tepui).
The rocks under the water are covered with green algae.
The Canaima Lagoon, humid tropical forest zone, Guiana Highlands, Canaima National park, Bolivar State, Venezuela
The rainbow over the Sapo, or Salto el Sapo (Frog, or Toad) waterfall on the Carrao River
flowing down from the table mountain (mesa, or Tepui).
The rocks under the water are covered with green algae.
The Canaima Lagoon, humid tropical forest zone, Guiana Highlands, Canaima National park, Bolivar State, Venezuela
The rainbow over the Sapo, or Salto el Sapo (Frog, or Toad) waterfall on the Carrao River
flowing down from the table mountain (mesa, or Tepui).
The Canaima Lagoon, humid tropical forest zone, Guiana Highlands, Canaima National park, Bolivar State, Venezuela
The rainbow over the Sapo, or Salto el Sapo (Frog, or Toad) waterfall on the Carrao River
flowing down from the table mountain (mesa, or Tepui).
The rocks under the water are covered with green algae.
The Canaima Lagoon, humid tropical forest zone, Guiana Highlands, Canaima National park, Bolivar State, Venezuela
The evening twilight over the Sapo, or Salto el Sapo (Frog, or Toad) waterfall on the Carrao River
flowing down from the table mountain (mesa, or Tepui).
The Canaima Lagoon, humid tropical forest zone, Guiana Highlands, Canaima National park, Bolivar State, Venezuela
The lower part (base) of the Sapo, or Salto el Sapo (Frog, or Toad) waterfall on the Carrao River
flowing down from the table mountain (mesa, or Tepui).
The Canaima Lagoon, humid tropical forest zone, Guiana Highlands, Canaima National park, Bolivar State, Venezuela
The upper part (top edge) of the Sapo, or Salto el Sapo (Frog, or Toad) waterfall on the Carrao River
flowing down from the table mountain (mesa, or Tepui).
The Canaima Lagoon, humid tropical forest zone, Guiana Highlands, Canaima National park, Bolivar State, Venezuela
The upper part (top edge) of the Sapo, or Salto el Sapo (Frog, or Toad) waterfall on the Carrao River
flowing down from the table mountain (mesa, or Tepui).
The hollows in the rock (with the pools) are the result of the water erosion.
The Canaima Lagoon, humid tropical forest zone, Guiana Highlands, Canaima National park, Bolivar State, Venezuela
The upper part (top edge) of the Sapo, or Salto el Sapo (Frog, or Toad) waterfall on the Carrao River
flowing down from the table mountain (mesa, or Tepui).
The Canaima Lagoon, humid tropical forest zone, Guiana Highlands, Canaima National park, Bolivar State, Venezuela
The upper part (top edge) of the Sapo, or Salto el Sapo (Frog, or Toad) waterfall on the Carrao River
flowing down from the table mountain (mesa, or Tepui).
The hollows in the rock (with the pools) are the result of the water erosion.
The Canaima Lagoon, humid tropical forest zone, Guiana Highlands, Canaima National park, Bolivar State, Venezuela
The upper part (top edge) of the Sapo, or Salto el Sapo (Frog, or Toad) waterfall on the Carrao River
flowing down from the table mountain (mesa, or Tepuis). The rocks under the water are covered with green algae.
The table (table-top) mountains (mesa, or Tepuis, Tepuy) are far away.
The Canaima Lagoon, humid tropical forest zone, Guiana Highlands, Canaima National park, Bolivar State, Venezuela
The upper part (top edge) of the Sapo, or Salto el Sapo (Frog, or Toad) waterfall on the Carrao River
flowing down from the table mountain (mesa, or Tepuis). The rocks under the water are covered with green algae.
The Canaima Lagoon, humid tropical forest zone, Guiana Highlands, Canaima National park, Bolivar State, Venezuela
The upper part (top edge) of the Sapo, or Salto el Sapo (Frog, or Toad) waterfall on the Carrao River
flowing down from the table mountain (mesa, or Tepui). The rocks under the water are covered with green algae.
The Canaima Lagoon, humid tropical forest zone, Guiana Highlands, Canaima National park, Bolivar State, Venezuela
The shrub vegetation (savanna - llanos type) on the upper part (top edge) of the Sapo, or Salto el Sapo
(Frog, or Toad) waterfall on the Carrao River flowing down from the table mountain (mesa, or Tepui).
The Canaima Lagoon, humid tropical forest zone, Guiana Highlands, Canaima National park, Bolivar State, Venezuela
The shrub vegetation (savanna - llanos type) on the upper part (top edge) of the Sapo, or Salto el Sapo
(Frog, or Toad) waterfall on the Carrao River flowing down from the table mountain (mesa, or Tepui).
The Canaima Lagoon, humid tropical forest zone, Guiana Highlands, Canaima National park, Bolivar State, Venezuela
The Carrao River valley (flood) with sand bar (beach) below the waterfalls.
The table (table-top) mountains (mesa, or Tepuis, Tepuy) are far away.
The Canaima Lagoon, humid tropical forest zone, Guiana Highlands, Canaima National park, Bolivar State, Venezuela
The Carrao River valley (flood) with sand bar (beach) below the waterfalls.
The table (table-top) mountains (mesa, or Tepuis, Tepuy) are far away.
The Canaima Lagoon, humid tropical forest zone, Guiana Highlands, Canaima National park, Bolivar State, Venezuela
The Angel waterfall, or Salto Angel - the highest waterfall in the world.The total height is 1054 meters,
the height of the free fall is 979 meters. The Churun River (a tributary of the Caroni River) flowing down from the Auyantepui
(Auyantepuy, Auyan-Tepui or Aiyan-tepui, "Devil's Mountain") table-mountain, 2950 meters height.
The humid tropical forest zone, Guiana Highlands, Canaima National park, Bolivar State, Venezuela
The Angel waterfall, or Salto Angel - the highest waterfall in the world. The total height is 1054 meters,
the height of the free fall is 979 meters. The Churun River (a tributary of the Caroni River) flowing down from the Auyantepui
(Auyantepuy, Auyan-Tepui or Aiyan-tepui, "Devil's Mountain") table-mountain, 2950 meters height.
The humid tropical forest zone, Guiana Highlands, Canaima National park, Bolivar State, Venezuela
The Angel waterfall, or Salto Angel - the highest waterfall in the world. The total height is 1054 meters,
the height of the free fall is 979 meters. The Churun River (a tributary of the Caroni River) flowing down from the Auyantepui
(Auyantepuy, Auyan-Tepui or Aiyan-tepui, "Devil's Mountain") table-mountain, 2950 meters height.
The humid tropical forest zone, Guiana Highlands, Canaima National park, Bolivar State, Venezuela
The bank of the Carrao River covered with humid tropical forest.
Guiana Highlands, Canaima National park, Bolivar State, Venezuela
The undercrown space in the humid tropical forest.
Guiana Highlands, Canaima National park, Bolivar State, Venezuela
Flowering shrub (unidentified) in the humid tropical forest.
Guiana Highlands, Canaima National park, Bolivar State, Venezuela
The shrub from Ericaceae family in the humid tropical forest.
Guiana Highlands, Canaima National park, Bolivar State, Venezuela

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Except these photograps you can find a lot of images of other geographical regions natural landscapes:
Russia (from West to East): West Baltic (Kurshskaya Kosa), Moscow Region (Central Russia), Northern Caucasus Mountains (Elbruz), Middle Volga (Taiga zone), Middle Volga (Steppe zone), Ural Mountains (Chusovaya river), Taz peninsula (North of Western Siberia), Ob-river valley (Central part of Western Siberia), Altai Steppe and Mountains (South of Western Siberia), Sayan Mountains (South of Western Siberia), Lake Baikal (South of Central Siberia), Sihote-Alin Mountains (South of the Far East), Kuril Islands;
Former USSR States: Georgia (Central Caucasus Mountains), Northern Tien-Shan: Issyk-Kul Lake and Zailiysky Alatau, Western Tien-Shan Mountains (Kirgizstan), Tadjikstan (Pamir Mountains);
Europe: Norway, Finland, UK: England and Scotland, UK: Wales, France, Switzerland, Austria, Croatia, Bulgaria, Greece, Cyprus;
Asia: Turkey, Middle East (Syria, Lebanon and Israel), North-East of China (Peking), Sri Lanka, Laos, Thailand, Indonesia (Bali Island);
North America: USA East coast (Eastern states), Alaska, Rocky Mountains (USA, Montana), Yellowstone National Park, Utah and Nevada mountains, South-West steppe and deserts (Arizona and Texas);
Central America: Mexico, Cuba (Caribbean), Guatemala and Honduras, Costa Rica;
South America: Venezuela (Orinoco River and Guiana Highlands), Central Andes and Amazonian Lowland (Peru), Precordillera (Argentina), Brazilian Highlands (Brazilian Plateau), Patagonia (Argentina), Land of Fire (Tierra del Fuego) Archipelago;
Africa: Tunis (Tunisia), Egypt, Tenerife Island (Canaries Archipelago) Kenya and Tanzania, Angola, Zambia, Namibia, Swaziland, South African Republic;
Australia and New Zealand: North Australia (Darwin), Australia Northern Territory, South-Eastern Australia (Sydney, New South Wales), South Australia (Melburn, Victoria), New Zealand: North Island, New Zealand: South Island;
Antarctic: Antarctic Peninsula.





 

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