The Crystal River (Colombia)

The Crystal River (Colombia)

The Crystal River is considered one of the most beautiful rivers in the world. Also locals call it “River of Five Colors” or “River Running from Paradise”. It is located in the north of Colombia, and its length is 130 km. On the length of the river you can observe in it the presence of 5 colors: blue, yellow, red, black, green.

The Crystal River (Colombia)

This color scheme of the river is associated with the viability of various algae, as well as some underwater inhabitants, which change their color depending on the season.

The crystal river (Cano Cristales) or the river of Five Flowers, as it is called by the locals – is one of the most beautiful rivers in the world. It originates in the south of the Macarena mountain chain, in Colombia, and flows eastward, until it enters the Guayaabero River. Under the water, throughout the river, we can observe the invariable presence of five colors: yellow, blue, green, black, red, which are the product of the life of various algae and a few underwater inhabitants, changing their color according to the season.

The Crystal River (Colombia)

The crystal river, with a length of more than 100 km, is strewn with mysterious caves, numerous waterfalls. Unfortunately, this water, incredibly clean, is completely unsuitable for use. it practically lacks salts and minerals.

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