The three lakes of Kelimutu volcano are one of the main natural attractions of the island of Flores in Indonesia. The lakes have dramatically different colors, a curiosity considering that are located just a few meters one from the other. While one of the lakes is turquoise, the other is brown and the last is of such a dark blue that it almost seems black. Furthermore, the lakes have changed color over the years, because of the activity of Kelimutu volcano.
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National Park of Zhangjiajie, China
China, on its vast territory, keeps amazing scenery as the area of karstic formations found in the region of Wulingyuan. The area of Wulingyuan host a forest near the city of Zhangjiajie that surprises with its more than 3,100 karstic stone pillars of up to 200 meters high in the middle of a dense forest.
Namib Desert, Namibia
Namib Desert and Naukluft ecosystem are composed by an area of dead trees in the desert (Dead Vlei), giant dunes (Sossusvlei), hilly areas that seem from another planet, and species adapted to the lack of water including one of the rarest plants on the planet, able to live more than 2,000 years. Due to the variety of places, colors and landscapes outside any topic, the desert area of Namibia, without doubt, must be in this ranking of the most amazing natural wonders on earth.
It is known as Preikestolen, meaning “the pulpit”, an appropriate name for a giant rock platform overlooking the gulf, near the city of Stavanger, Norway. The strange rock formation, a natural platform about 25 x 25 meters, looms above the Lysefjord, with an uninterrupted vertical drop of just over 600 meters.
Arches National Park, Utah, USA
In the Arches National Park in Utah, United States you’ll find about 2,000 sandstone arches, shaped by erosion, forming waves that seem to defy gravity.
Baobab Avenue, Madagascar
A group of baobab trees 30 meters high along a path of red ground is not a very common combination on the planet. In Madagascar, exactly near Morondava, Baobab Avenue offers a landscape that attract tourists from around the world.
Yakushima enchanted forest, Japan
In the Japanese island of Yakushima exists an extensive rainforest subject to eternal deluge, by which has earned a strange reputation as the place where it rains 35 days a month. All this rain is enough makes moisture, moss, mushrooms and an endemic tree known as Sugi, the protagonists of a strange-looking scenery, like an enchanted forest.
Blue grotto of Italy
The Blue Grotto is a natural spectacle on the island of Capri, in front of Naples, Italy. This marine cave is as simple as surprising: the light entering from the outside is refracted into the water of the cave with a dramatically bluish effect.
Crystal Ice Cave, Iceland
In Skaftafell in the island of Iceland ther’s one of the most astonishing cave of the wolrd: the Crystal Ice Cave, with a very amazing ice formation son the ceiling.
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