Whether you like deserted and warm weather or you prefer some rainy forest, it’s always a good idea to look for the best vacation spots with time to spare. In this article, we’ll check out the most outstanding Geologic wonders and how they can make the perfect vacation for you.
1. Realmonte Salt Deposit, Sicily, Italy
Italy is the home-place of the Realmonte Salt Deposit, a beautiful natural setting where the composition of the minerals creates swirling and round drawings or markings through the walls.
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2. Wheeler Stone Forest, John Era Fossil Beds National Monument, Oregon, U.S.
Located in the western region of Oregon, the Wheeler Stone Forest is so unique it can easily be one of the best places to travel to with the family. It’s a rock formation that runs from the ground like tree roots and rises vertically.
3. Namib National Park, Namibia
The Namib National Park is a vast and wide desert landscape that covers roughly 54,000 square kilometers. This geologic wonder is considered to be the most beautiful red sand dune in the world by expert travelers.
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4. Bemaraha Valley, Madagascar
Bemaraha Valley is almost like a made-up forest that runs through plain soil and rolling hills, all covered in pinnacles made of stone that rise irregularly from the ground. This is one of the best vacation spots because of its exoticism.
5. Wolf Hills, Arizona, U.S.
If you didn’t see this place with your own eyes you’d think the pictures belong to a planet far up in space. Wolf Hills, Arizona, is a wondrous place with big mountain-like Geologic wonders that rise tall and seem to be swirling from the ground. The best moment to enjoy this place is at sunset.
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6. Rock Formations, Stara Island, Scotland
Europe also has some of the best places to travel with natural landscapes. The rock formations in Stara Island are part of Scotland’s mainland. You can enjoy the view of this enormous mountain made up of small geometric rock formations that have a wide and beautiful range of colors.
7. Landmannalaugar, Iceland
Iceland might sound like a frigid place with nothing to see, but it’s actually the home of one of the best vacation spots in the world. In the warmest months of the year, the mountains of Landmannalaugar show gorgeous colors such as fire-red and coal-grey lands.
8. Wave Rock, Hyden, Western Australia
Located in a small town in western Australia, Wave Rock is a geologic formation that was formed about 2.6 billion years ago. The name is given due to its shape that resembles a huge wave rising to the sky.
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9. Painted Mountain, Oregon, U.S.
The Painted Mountain is a breathtaking formation “painted” in a wide range of colors. It looks a bit like a tie-dye canvas in green and red.
10. Benagil Beach Caves, Algarve, Portugal
This is the best vacation spot for people who like to see natural wonders but also want to lounge by the beach. The Bengali Beach Caves, located in Portugal, are rocky caves with holes with amazing hues of green and blue-ish colors all over the surface.
Keep track of our list of best places to travel in the world. You’ll be wanting to create a travel bucket list to visit these geologic wonders.