Top 10 Natural Wonders in the World
Our world is full of beautiful natural wonders. But compiling a top wonders from these all wonders is not an easy task. These attractive structures always show us and inspire us that there is power that created all these things. Below is collection of top 10 most spectacular natural wonders in the world. Hope you will like it.
1) Aurora Borealis
It is a one of the greatest natural wonders in the world. It is also known as northern light which creates spectacular and beautiful display on the sky. When a northern light appears as waves across the sky then it will be the most amazing sight. Winter in north is the good season to view this northern light. Local midnight is best time to watch Aurora Borealis. Best places to watch these lights are Canada, mainly Yukon, Nunavut, Alaska.
2) Harbor of Rio de Janeiro
Harbor of Rio de Janeiro is one of the world’s seven natural wonder. It is also known as Guanabara Bay. It is located in the country of Brazil, South America. Based on the volume of water, it is the largest bay in world. On the top of Sugar Loaf Mountain, you can view the city, the beaches, other monoliths and Corcovado. September and October are the best time to visit Harbor of Rio de Janeiro. The weather is fairly nice in this month.
3) Grand Canyon
Grand Canyon is one of the most extraordinary natural wonders in the world. It is located in northern Arizona, United States. It is one of the deepest canyons on the earth. Average depth of this canyon is 1mile (1.6km) and average width is 10 miles (16km). Canyon was carved over several million years by the Colorado River. For thousands of years, this area has been inhabited by Native Americans. They built settlements within the canyon and its many caves. This colorful landscape offers a beautiful vista to visitors.
4) Great Barrier Reef
Great Barrier Reef is located in Coral Sea, Australia. It is world’s largest coral system. Great Barrier Reef includes over 2,900 separate reefs, 900 islands and supports diverse ecosystems in the world. It is one of the massive natural wonders in the world. It is very popular destination for tourists. It will include wildlife like dolphins, sea snakes, whales, clown fish and green sea turtles. It is one of the natural wonder that you can see from outer space.
5) Mount Everest
Mount Everest is a highest Mountain on Earth. Mount Everest is situated on the border between Tibet, China and Nepal. This highest mountain will attracts climbers and many highly experienced mountaineers of all levels. Mount Everest has many original dangers such as weather, stature sickness and wind. People who die during the climb are typically left behind. It is not uncommon to find corpses near the standard climbing routes.
Paricutin is one of the world’s natural seven wonder. Paricutin volcano is located in the Mexican state of Michoacán. The volcano is unique because its evolution from creation extermination was observed, witnessed and studied by human beings. Paricutin is quiet and has become a tourist attraction. Paricutin covers a lot of west central Mexico. It is a part of the Ring of Fire.
7) Iguazu Falls
Iguazu falls are waterfalls of the Iguazu River. It is located on the border between Argentina and Brazil. Iguazu falls divide the river into upper and lower Iguazu and consist of 275 falls along the river. U-shape Garganta Del Diablo (Devil’s Throat) is 150 meters wide, 82 meters high and 700 meters long. In this area 400 of birds, 70 mammals and 2000 species of plants have been registered. Bus and taxi services are available to reach their.
8) Victoria Falls
Victoria Falls is a one of the greatest attractions in South Africa and one of the eye-catching waterfalls in the World. It is located on Zambezi River at the border of Zambia and Zimbabwe. Length of this waterfall is more than kilometer and height is more than hundred meters. Famous feature of this falls is the naturally formed Armchair (Devil’s Pool). This tourist attraction is accessible by bus and train and therefore it’s comparatively inexpensive to reach.
9) Ha Long Bay
Ha Long Bay is popular travel destination in North Vietnam. It includes some 1600 islands and islets in various sizes and shapes. These islands and islets form a spectacular seascape of limestone pillars. Several of the islands are having cavity, with enormous caves, others islands include floating villages of fishermen and some lakes. Ha Long Bay is home to 60 endemic faunal species and 14 endemic floral species.
10) Jeju Island
Jeju Island is a volcanic island, 130 km from the coast of South Korea. It is a largest island and smallest realm in Korea. It is also called as Island of God. This island contains the natural heritage site Lava Tubes and Jeju Volcanic Island. Hallasan is the tallest mountain in South Korea and nescient volcano, which rises 1,950 m above sea level. It is one of the new seven natural wonders of the world.