Nature has made the world quite beautiful in the way that cannot be compared with the manmade features. Most often we have heard and read about the manmade wonders of the world but have we ever thought about the natural wonders that surround it. The following is a list of the top ten natural beauties in the world which one soaring their lifetime. Here is the list of the top 10 natural beauties in the world:
Uzungol is located in the south of Trabzon, formed by landslide activity that later transformed the bed of the stream into a natural dam. The name Uzungol is from the name of the village that surrounds the lake. The area has been receiving tourists due to the natural beauty that surrounds it. These include the high climbing mountains, the lake and the villages that surround the area that at first appears inaccessible. The other attraction is the green mountain forest and the fog which mostly covers the lake at night.
2. Northern Lights or Aurora Borealis
Aurora Borealis is the amazing light phenomenon often seen in the regions of the north, in countries around these areas. These are countries such as Sweden, Iceland, Finland, Greenland, Alaska, and Canada. These northern lights have been described as the most attractive firework display ever.
3. Great Barrier Reef Australia
Great Barrier Reef is the largest reef system in the world covering an estimated 2,600-kilometer area of land and has almost 3,000 reefs. This reef system is the only living organism on planet earth that is visible from space. However, the real beauty and magic of the Great Barrier Reef are seen from underneath the surface of the water. The Great Barrier Reef acts as a habitat for over 1,500 types of fish, and over 400 types of coral can also be seen here. In case you get the chance to visit the area, carry along an underwater camera.
4. Iguazu Falls Brazilian/Argentinean border
There are many unique and beautiful waterfalls in other parts of the world, but none of them offers a spectacular view of Iguazu Falls. Located between the Brazilian and the Argentinean border, Iguazu Falls affords over 250 degrees worth of waterfall. This fall might not be that big as the other falls in other parts of the world, but it is by far in the list of the most beautiful.
5. Angel Falls
Angel Falls is the world’s highest free-falling waterfall. Going to a height of 979m with an uninterrupted, free fall of 807m, Angel Falls is an impressive feature on earth. Angel Falls was officially discovered in Venezuela by an American aviator, James Crawford Angel.
6. Grand Canyon
The Grand Canyon is a gorge in Arizona which stretches to a distance of 277 miles with its widest point running to 18 miles wide. The Grand Canyon was carved out by the Colorado River over millions of years to make it amongst the most spectacular features of the natural world.
7. Uluru Aka Ayers Rock, Australia
Commonly known as the Ayers Rock, it extends to a height of 1,145 feet and has a circumference of 6miles. This rock one of the parts of Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park and is also a World Heritage Site. Ayers Rock is considered to be amongst the most beautiful places in Australia due to the unusual rock formations and the sacredness of the Aboriginal people who live in the area.
8. Swat Valley, Pakistan
Swat Valley is on the”upper valley of the Swat River” and rises from “the Hindu Kush Range”. Swat Valley is an amazing paradise with high mountains clear lakes and green meadows. It is an area of natural beauty, attractive with most of the tourists who visit Pakistan. They named it the Switzerland of Pakistan.
9. Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe
Victoria Falls amongst the largest falls in the world. It thunders over 100 m high, 1.5 km long before gushing down over 120 million gallons water a minute. Victoria Falls create “one of the most” beautiful white water on the planet.
10. Niagara Falls
Niagara Falls are located on the border of Canada and the USA. These falls are comprised of three separate falls. It is not the height that makes this waterfall superficial magnificent, but the width and splendor that takes your breath away.