The BEST episodes of Earth's Great Rivers

Every episode of Earth's Great Rivers ever, ranked from best to worst by thousands of votes from fans of the show. The best episodes of Earth's Great Rivers!

Revealing the extraordinary animals, astonishing landscapes and remarkable people who live alongside the Amazon, Mississippi and Nile.

Last Updated: 2/24/2023Network:BBC Two
13 votes

#1 - Nile

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired 1/2/2019

A look at the astonishing wildlife, landscapes and people of the Nile. From elephants and leopards to ancient wonders, its great length is a lifeline for wildlife and cultures.

Watch Now:Amazon
17 votes

#2 - Amazon

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired 1/1/2019

Documentary revealing the animals, landscapes and people of the greatest river on earth. From transparent lagoons to pink dolphins, the Amazon hides spectacular secrets.

Watch Now:Amazon
12 votes

#3 - Mississippi

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired 1/3/2019

The surprising story of the Mississippi, a river that unites the USA. From frozen waterfalls to time-travelling barges, the Mississippi connects a continent like no other river.

Watch Now:Amazon

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