Posted by: danielfee | April 9, 2012

Travel Photo of the Day 04-09-2012

Rheinfalls - Switzerland

Rheinfalls - Switzerland

 Rheinfalls is the largest plain waterfall in Europe. The falls are located on the Upper Rhine River near the town of Schaffhausen in northern Switzerland. They are 450 feet wide and 75 feet high.  Boat trips can be taken up the Rhine to the falls and the Rheinfallfelsen. There are also viewing platforms with a spectacular view of the falls built on both sides of the Rhine. The Rhine Falls are easily accessible by car, bicycle and public transport and has been a popular tourist’s destination for centuries.

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