Added on: 5th May 2015
CRESCENT LAKE (DUNHUANG), CHINA
This entrancing crescent shaped oasis had been growing smaller and
smaller for much of the 20th century until the local government stepped in.
Today it is a popular tourist attraction.
BADAB-E SURT, IRAN
This is another terraced site created over thousands of years due to the
Flow of water from mineral hot springs.
JIUZHAIGOU VALLEY, CHINA
This nature reserve and national park is found on the edge of the
Tibetan Plateau. It is known for its multilevel waterfalls, colourful
lakes, and snow-capped peaks.
THE WAVE, ARIZONA
This sandstone rock formation located near the Arizona-Utah border is
famous for its colourful, undulating waves and the trackless
hike required to reach it.
The oldest national park in southeast Europe and the largest national
Park in Croatia it is famous for its cascading lakes.
BORRA CAVES, INDIA
Considered the deepest caves in India, they have an impressive variety
Of irregularly shaped stalactites and stalagmites.
KELIMUTU VOLCANO, INDONESIA
With three striking summit crater lakes of varying colours, the
colours change over time due to fluctuations in volcanic activity.
CAVE OF THE CRYSTALS, MEXICO
This cave connected to the Naica Mine is known for its enormous
selenite crystals which are some of the largest ever found.