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Where Rivers Join

These are eight stunning examples of places where two or more rivers meet. Known as a conflux or confluence, it refers to the point where multiple bodies of water merge. These places show an incredible contrasting beauty that only pictures can display.

  1. The Rhone and Arve Rivers in Geneva, Switzerland

  2. The Ilz, Danube, and Inn Rivers in Passau, Germany

  3. The Jialing and Yangtze Rivers in Chongqing, China

  4. The Thompson and Fraser Rivers in Lytton in British Colombia, Canada

  5. The Green and Colorado Rivers in
    Canyonlands National Park in Utah, United States

  6. The Mosel and Rhine Rivers in Koblenz, Germany

  7. The Drava and Danuve Rivers near Osijek, Croatia

  8. The Alaknanda and Bhagirathi Rivers in Devprayag, India

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