Top 10 Landscapes of the World (Photos)

We live in a world where we have stunning landscapes preserved by nature, but they are located  at remote places and we don’t get enough time to discover all of them. Most of us probably have dreams of visiting new places whenever possible.

Living in modern cities with high-rise buildings all around and used to sophisticated lifestyle, we often tend to miss the freedom and  the feel of relaxation the Nature offers through its enormous beauty, and even some of those most incredible man-made structures built throughout the course of history.

Here are those landscapes that you can plan up to visit at least once in a lifetime.

1. Grand Canyon

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Grand Canyon is a steep-sided gorge carved by the Colorado River in Arizona State of United States. The best time to visit this place is during summer.

2. Canadian Rockies

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Canadian Rockies is one of the most spectacular places on earth. It offers you unforgettable hikes, scenic drives and many more natural highlights. Winter is a great time to enjoy this place.

3. Machu Picchu

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Located in Peru, this is a great spot to divinity. Listed among the Seven Wonders of the World, this place offers strange forces of nature that permit an individual to attain a contrary cosmic state.

4. Bora Bora Island

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Bora Bora island is possibly the single most famous island with its almost unbelievable beauty. A wonderfully relaxing place letting you windsurf, jetski, scuba dive, snorkel, swim.. the list goes on.

5. Salar of Uyuni

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Salar de Uyuni bears a peculiar name fitting to its interesting scenery. The view here at sunset and sunrise is mindblowing – reflection of the rainbow of colors in the white sands is just awesome.

6. The caves of Carlsbad

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Carlsbad Caverns is a United States National Park in the Guadalupe Mountains range of New Mexico. It is the third largest chamber in North America and the seventh largest in the world.

 

7. The Cappadocia and the Goreme valley

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The Goreme Valley in Cappadocia region of Turkey holds one of the best collections of painted cave-churches. The best time to visit this place is early morning.

8. The Giant’s Causeway

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The Giant’s Causeway with its marvellous beauty of  40,000 unique hexagonal basalt columns which form stepping stones that disappear downwards into the sea. The landscape plays a major role in attracting visitors from around the world and often been described as the Eighth Wonder of the World.

9. Lencois Maranhenses

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The most beautiful landscape in Brazil, Lencois Maranhenses has shifting sand dunes and sparkling freshwater lagoons. The spectacular views of sand dunes stretching far off to the horizon and the deserted beaches make for memorable adventurous tours in dune buggies.

10. Great Barrier Reef

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One of beautiful coral reef in the world is located in Australia, nature’s gift the Great Barrier Reef is blessed with the breathtaking beauty and swimming with the fish in such a place, admiring the colours of the coral is a must for any holiday. Outer reef scuba diving and island day trips are few other common pastimes on the reef.

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