The 10 Longest Rivers in the World to Feed Your Wanderlust

From stunning views to some of the richest ecosystems on the planet, rivers are an important geographical feature that bring life to numerous corners of the globe. Among a complex system of international waterways, the longest rivers in the world are in many ways the most noteworthy—but some items on this list may surprise you. Whether you’re plotting your next overseas getaway or simply looking to feed your wanderlust, this list of the 10 longest rivers in the world should help you get started.

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