Iguazu Avalanche are waterfalls of the Iguazu River amid on the bound of the Brazilian State of Paraná and the Argentine Province of Misiones. The avalanche bisect the river into the high and lower Iguazu. The Iguazu River starts at the burghal of Curitiba and runs for the best allotment of the advance in Brazil and at the end at the bound of Brazil and Argentina.
Their name comes from the Guarani or Tupi words y (water) and ûasú [waˈsu] (big). Legend has it that a god planned to ally a admirable aborigine called Naipí, who fled with her bitter lover Tarobá in a canoe. In rage, the god broken the river creating the waterfalls, accusatory the lovers to an abiding fall.The aboriginal European to acquisition the avalanche was the Spanish Conquistador Álvar Núñez Cabeza de Vaca in 1541, afterwards whom one of the avalanche in the Argentine ancillary is named. The avalanche were rediscovered by Bosellz at the end of the nineteenth century, and one of the Argentine avalanche is called afterwards him. Iguazu Avalanche was short-listed as a applicant to be one of the New7Wonders of Nature by the New Seven Wonders of the World Foundation. As of February 2009 it was baronial fifth in Group F, the class for lake, rivers, and waterfalls.