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Angel Falls & Churún-Merú Falls
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The Auyantepui is one of the largest table mountain in the Guiana Highlands (within Canaima Nationalpark), with an area of 700 square kilometres.

The Angel Falls are the world’s highest waterfalls, with a height of 979 m and a plunge of 807 m. It’s known as the tallest waterfall in the world, drops nearly a kilometer (about 979m total drop with 807m freefall) from the Auyantepui.

 The Churún Merú is one of several other waterfalls which drop from the Auyantepui. It is about 400 metres in height and can be found about 6 kilometres south of the Angel Falls at the southern end of the Canyon del Diablo.

 

www.mountainstamp.com Angel Falls Auyantepui table mountain stamp 1964

Venezuela 1964, Angel Falls.

 

www.mountainstamp.com Angel Falls Auyantepui table mountain stamp 1986

Venezuela 1986, Pope John Paul II.
Angel Falls in the background.  

 

www.mountainstamp.com Angel Falls Auyantepui table mountain stamp Briefmarke timbre francobolli 1996

Venezuela 1996, Angel Falls in the background.
Red-and-green Macaw (Ara chloropterus) in the foreground.

 

Venezuela 1998
Artist's composition of different elements of which the Salto Churún Merú is part of.

 

www.mountainstamp.com Angel Falls Auyantepui table mountain stamp 2000

Venezuela 2000, Angel Falls.

 

www.mountainstamp.com Angel Falls Auyantepui table mountain stamp 2001 Liberia

Liberia 2001, Auyantepui and Angel Falls.
The stamp was issued in the series "A Philatelic Tour of The World".  

 

www.mountainstamp.com Angel Falls stamp 2003

Venezuela 2003, Angel Falls.

 

www.mountainstamp.com Angel Falls stamp Auyantepui table mountain 2003

Venezuela 2004, Auyantepui and Angel Falls are part of the image.

 

www.mountainstamp.com Angel Falls stamp timbre Briefmarke francobolli

Venezuala 2004, Angel Falls in the background.  

 

Venezuela 2004 Christmas stamp Angel Falls

Venezuela 2004, Angel Falls in the background. 
The stamp was issued in the series "Christmas".

 

stamp Photomontages of the Venezuelan Artist Alberto Allup Angel Falls.

Venezuela 2007
Photomontage of the Venezuelan Artist Alberto Allup.

The Angel Falls are part of Alberto Allup's artwork.
The stamp was issued in the series "Venezuelan Institute for Scientific Research (IVIC)".

 

Venezuala 2009 Christmas stamp Angel Falls

Venezuela 2009
Photomontage of the Venezuelan Artist Alberto Allup.

The Angel Falls are part of Alberto Allup's artwork.
The stamp was issued in the series "Christmas".

 

Angel Falls stamp timbre Briefmarke francobolli issued 2015 by Canouan Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Angel Falls.
The miniaturesheet was issued in the series "Waterfalls".

note:
The Angel Falls was depicted as illustration on miniaturesheets of the following series:
Grenada Grenadones 2016, "Waterfalls of the World".

 

 

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