27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

In this collection you will see photos taken in different parts of our planet, but all these places have one thing in common – they are magical, amazing, divine…

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

We have already written about many of them. Some of these places are characterized by unforgettable beauty, others-interesting details, and still others-an unusual appearance. In any case, they are all worth seeing with your own eyes. Perhaps one day you will go there to appreciate these natural beauties firsthand. In the meantime, see our photo guide.

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

1. Zhangye Danxia Rocks in Gansu, China.

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

These rainbow formations are the result of red sandstone and mineral deposits.

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

Colored minerals have been deposited here for 24 million years.

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

2. Swing at the "edge of the world" in Banos, Ecuador.

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

On the edge of Ecuador, there is a ramshackle tree house with a view of a nearby active volcano.

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

And next to it, there is a swing that only the bravest adrenaline junkies can ride.

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

3. The big blue hole in Belize.

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

This is an underwater sinkhole off the coast of Belize.

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

It is also one of the best diving spots on the planet. The depth of the hole is 124 m.

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

4. Tulip fields in the Netherlands.

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

Many people mistake the Keukenhof, also known as the Garden of Europe, for the place where the tulip fields are located.

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

However, tulips grow just outside of this garden and often on private property.

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

5. Han Son Dung Cave in Quang Binh province, Vietnam.

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

This is the largest cave in the world, formed 2-5 million years ago.

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

Inside it can fit an entire block of 40 buildings with a length of 800 meters!

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

6. Hitachi Park in Hitatinaka, Ibaraki Prefecture, Japan.

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

Flowers in the park bloom in the spring.

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

Tourists come here mainly to see the 4.5 million flowering nemophila Mendis.

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

7. Kelimutu Crater Lakes, Flores Island, Indonesia.

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

The westernmost of these lakes is called the Lake of Old Men, its water is usually blue.

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

The other two lakes are called Boys 'and Girls' Lake and Enchanted Lake – Red and Green, respectively. The colors change periodically, which attracts many tourists.

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

8. Mendenhall Ice Cave, Alaska.

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

The cave is located under the Mendenhall Glacier.

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

Walking through the cave, you will see how everything around melts.

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

9. Mount Roraima in Venezuela, Brazil and Guyana.

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

The Table Mountains are considered to be one of the oldest geological formations on Earth, which appeared approximately 2 million years ago.

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

Mount Roraima also serves as the border of three states – Brazil, Guyana and Venezuela.

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

10. The ancient region of Cappadocia in Turkey.

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

This place has long been chosen by tourists.

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

It also hosts a balloon festival.

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

11. Sea of Stars on Vadhu Island, Maldives.

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

What may appear to be a reflection of the stars in the sky are actually marine microbes called phytoplankton.

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

The effect that these bioluminescent creatures have on the coast is simply magical.

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

12. Victoria Falls on the border of Zimbabwe and Zambia in Africa.

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

This 108-meter waterfall lies on the border of Zambia and Zimbabwe, and it is the widest waterfall in Africa.

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

On the Zambian side, there is also a famous place – the Devil's Font, which allows tourists to "hang" on the very edge of the waterfall.

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

13. Troll language in Hordaland, Norway.

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

The troll's tongue is a piece of rock protruding from a cliff at an altitude of approximately 600 m.

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

This place is available for tourists from mid-June to mid-September.

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

14. Whitehaven Beach, Whitsunday Island, Australia.

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

This beach is known for its beautiful white sands, which are believed to have been deposited here by currents for millions of years.

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

The sand is very fine and does not retain heat, which means that you can safely walk barefoot even on the hottest day! And it can easily damage your electronics, so it's better to leave your cell phones and tablets at the hotel.

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

15. Grand Canyon in Arizona, USA.

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

This beauty stretches for 445 km in length and 28 km in width.

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

The canyon is considered one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World.

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

16. Marble caves in Lake General Carrera in Patagonia (Argentina and Chile).

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

The marble caves are called the Marble Chapel and the Marble Cathedral.

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

They are located in the center of the lake and were formed by waves over the past 600 years.

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

17. Tunnel of love in Klevan, Ukraine.

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

This is a wonderful place for lovers who are looking for fabulous scenery for their photo shoots.

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

There is actually a train running here three times a day-it delivers materials to the factory. Most importantly, do not forget about the train!

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

18. The Uyuni salt marsh in southwestern Bolivia.

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

The world's largest salt marsh.

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

During the rainy season, this place turns into the largest mirror on the planet.

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

19. The Enchanted Well in Chapada Diamantina, Bahia, Brazil.

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

The well is located in the Shapada Diamantina National Park.

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

The depth here reaches 36 m, and the water is so clear that you can see the stones.

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

20. Antelope Canyon in Arizona, USA.

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

It is located near the city of Page, Arizona.

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

The best time to visit is in spring and autumn (March-April, October-November).

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

21. Fingal's cave on the island of Staffa in Scotland.

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

Although it may seem that this is the work of human hands, it is not so.

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

This miracle was formed by nature, which in ancient times built these hexagonal basalt columns here.

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

22. Lake To Sua in the village of Lotofaga on the south coast of Upolu Island, Somalia.

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

In fact, it is a huge "hole" in the surface of the Earth, which unusually decorates the local landscape.

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

The water gets here through a lava tunnel, turning this place into a real natural pool.

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

23. Arashiyama Bamboo Groves, Kyoto, Japan.

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

This place is often called the bamboo forest.

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

This bamboo-lined walkway is very popular with both tourists and locals.

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

24. Firefly Caves, Waitomo, New Zealand.

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

This place in the Waitomo caves is called the Firefly Grotto – it is here that the fireflies create a star effect on the ceiling.

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

This type of firefly lives only in New Zealand and is no larger than a mosquito.

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

25. Haiku Stairs in Oahu, Hawaii, USA.

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

This stairway to heaven is a very steep hiking trail.

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

Actually, this place is closed to tourists, but many continue to make their way here, despite the signs "No entrance".

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

26. Kamchatka volcanoes, Russia.

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

A large chain of volcanoes on the Kamchatka Peninsula – 19 of them are still active.

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

The highest of them – Klyuchevskaya Sopka – 4850 m.

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

27. Cenotes of Yucatan, Mexico.

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

These sinkholes in Mexico were formed during the Ice Age.

27 incredible places that you must see firsthand

The Maya considered them sacred.

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