The world is full of breathtaking landscapes that most of us have never seen. Spending some time visiting the beauty of nature and enjoying the silence will make you forget all your worries. These are the 10 most breathtaking viewpoints to visit. Well, no. 7 is a walk for the very brave.
10. Glacier Point, Yosemite, CA
The Glacier Point is a viewpoint in the Yosemite National Park. To many people it is one of the most spectacular viewpoint worldwide. 2199 m above the valley you enjoy a sensational view of pristine nature.
9. Glacier Skywalk, Alberta, Canada
This skywalk is made of glass and is located in the Jasper National Park. The Glacier Skywalk offers a breathtaking view of the canadian Rocky Mountains, that surround the Sunwapta Valley, which lies 280 m below.
8. Bastei, Sächsische Schweiz
The Bastei in Saxon is a popular viewpoint in the Elbe Sandstone Mountains. The rock formation offers beautiful views of the surrouding landscape.
7. Aiguille du Midi am Mont Blanc
The glass cube at the peak of Aiguille du Midi at a height of 3842 m is the highest skywalk of Europe.
6. Geirangerfjord, Norway
The Geirangerfjorden belongs to the UNESCO World Heritage – natural site for a reason. With a length of 15 km you can enjoy an impressive panorama.
5. Blyde River Canyon, Mpumalanga, South Africa
he Blyde River Canyon is up to 800 m deep and offers many spectacular viewpoints, because of it’s length of 26 km.
4. Trolltunga, Norwegen
The Trolltunga is one of the most breathtaking rock formation in Norway. At a height of 1100 m you get a wonderful view of the Ringedalsvatnet See in Skjeggedal.
3. Griffith Observatory, Los Angeles
At a height of 300 m the balconys of the Griffith Observatory offer an impressive view of Los Angeles. Especially at nightfall this viewpoint is recommended.
2. Horseshoe Bend, Arizona
The Horsehoe Bend is located in the Glen Canyon National Recreation Area in the near of the city Page (Arizona) and is one of the most impressive rock formation of the South West.
1. Grandview Point am South Rim des Grand Canyon National Parks.
The Grandview Point is the southernmost point on Grand Canyon’s South Rim. At a height of 2.257 m you enjoy a stunning view of the east and west.