Havasu Falls in the U.S.
Located in the Grand Canyon, this falls has a 30 metre drop, for starters. Also known as “Bridal Veil Falls” because of its cascading waters, the water in the catch basin is blue-green in color because of high calcium carbonate content. This majestic wonder of nature gives water to the community and is considered the most dramatic falls in the Grand Canyon. Click the next ARROW to see the next image!
Neuschwanstein Castle in Germany
Seeing this enchanting 19th century castle makes you feel like you are in a fairy tale. Set on a rugged hill above Hohenschwangau Vilage, this is one of the most popular destinations in Europe and was opened to the public after the demise of King Ludwig II in 1886. This was also the inspiration for the design of “Sleeping Beauty’s Castle”. Click the next ARROW to see the next image!
Victoria Falls in Southern Africa
Being the world’s largest in terms of total area, this enchanting natural sight carries 1,088 cubic metres of water per second with a 350-foot drop from the cliff. It borders Zambia and Zimbabwe and has been named by CNN as one of the “Seven Natural Wonders of the World”. Click the next ARROW to see the next image!
Fairy Pools in Scotland
Located in the Isle of Skye, this phenomenal nature wonder boasts of stunning green and blue waters, perfect for an afternoon dip. It is also great for walks, hiking and bird watching since it only takes 20 minutes to reach it from Glen Brittle and there are different bird and animal species found in the area. Click the next ARROW to see the next image!
Gullfoss Waterfall in Iceland
Regarded as the most famous waterfall in Iceland and one of the natural wonders of the world, this majestic falls is now a reserve and offers two drops. The upper drop is 11 metres while the lower drop is 21 metres and it spans the entire width of the Hvita River. Click the next ARROW to see the next image!
Benagil Cave in Portugal
This natural rock formation is one of the many caves along the coast of Lagoa and has been included in the list of the “10 Coolest Caves in the World”. While reaching this iconic cave entails a riding a chartered boat, this did not keep hundreds of visitors from coming during summer. The cave is like a small island with a portion with sand. Definitely picturesque, this sea cave is stunning, inside and out. Click the next ARROW to see the next image!
Marble Caves in Chile
Considered as the most beautiful cave network in the world, these natural formations resulted from years of coastal erosion. These are the hidden gems of Patagonia and have been formed in monolith marble in General Carrera Lake. The stone is in light gray color and complemented by the blue water of the lake that make this natural sight a bewildering beauty. Click the next ARROW to see the next image!
Vaadhoo Island in Maldives
This group of islands in Maldives looks stunning during the day but at night, the area becomes magical since the sea waters light up and turn fluorescent because of bio-luminescence from the marine organisms known as phytoplankton. Click the next ARROW to see the next image!
Salar de Uyuni in Bolivia
Also referred to as “Bolivia Salt Flats”, this beautiful tourist attraction is a result of thousands of years of transformations. It is said to be the remnants of a lake that has dried up. Consequently, 11,000 square kilometer of landscape filled with rock formations, bright white salt and islands filled with cacti was formed. It is also a home to pink flamingos which add to its beauty. Click the next ARROW to see the next image!
Rainbow Mountains in China
Never has erosion and weathering been a magical sight until you see the beautiful Rainbow Mountains of Zhangye Danxia. As it name suggests, colors of different shades and hues cover the mountain range that seem like an artwork on canvass. These are from the trace minerals inside the sandstones that gave the sand a variety of colors, including green, yellow, blue and red.