Nothing in the world is equal to the beauty of nature. Our earth is full of beautiful meadows, rivers, valleys, deserts, oceans, fountains and many more. Along with that the lakes also add beauty to the earth and attract the people from all over the world.
Since, hundreds of lakes adds beauty to the earth it is not easy to give priority to them over the top six lists. The beauty of the lakes differ from individual to individual, yet this article is an attempt to categorize the lakes according to the popularity among the general people and also the visuals they present to the tourists.
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The list of given below lakes will definitely give breathtaking visuals to the viewers. Those places will definitely touch everyone souls deeply and make them to feel whether we are standing in heaven? Well, lets take a look at the most beautiful lakes in the world.
Most Beautiful Lakes In The World
1. The Plitvice Lakes, Eastern Europe:
The Plitvice lakes are located in the Eastern Europe, Croatia and was decorated with dozens of waterfalls and rock cliffs. One of the amazing feature of this lake is; it is included in the UNESCO World Heritage register.
The breathtaking scenery of this lake attracts thousands of tourists from all over the world. People who visit this Plitvice lakes not only enjoy the nature of beauty but also they find the mental peace here.
The given below pictures show the sight of its glory:
2. Five Flower Lake, China:
The Five Flower Lake is located in Jiuzhaigou National Park, in China; also called as Wuhua Hai Lake. The main beauty of this lake is you can see multi-colors of water which is filled with hundreds of dead trees. This is because the water in Five Flower lake is very clear, so you can clearly see the bottom of the lake.
Further, you can see the shades of blue, black yellow and green color in this lake. This is because the water in the Five Flower lake contains Calcium Carbonate and Hydrophytes and it presents the view of various colors. Some people say that the Five Flower Lake resemble the “Feather of a Peacock”.
Here are the exciting pictures of Five Flower Lake for you:
3. Yucatan Cave Lake, Northern Mexico:
The Yucatan Cave Lake is located in the Yucatan Peninsula, Northern Mexico. The Yucatan Peninsula has porous limestone shelf and have subterranean caves and water bodies like river, sinkholes and lakes and one of these is the Yucatan cave lake.
The local people believe that this lake is a gift from the ‘Mayan god’. It is a low, smooth terrace of limestone and was established accurately 2 million years ago.
The Yucatan Cave Lake was formed from the end of the superficial sea and has many hole-rocks that define its limestone topography.
Here are the few images of Yucatan Cave Lake:
4. Melissani Cave Lake, Greece:
The Melissani Cave Lake, also called the cave of Nymphs is a favorite adventurous spot for global tourists. The cave has a lake in between which is absolutely invisible when we are seeing from outside.
One of the distinguishing feature of Melissani Cave Lake is; it is in the shape of the English Letter ‘B’ with two large water filled sections and a small island in between.
At day time the water in this lake looks blue color and gets illuminated in the sun’s rays. Definitely everyone will enjoy that atmosphere. For tourists, it is advisable to visit this cave during the month July, August especially at the middle of the day. Because, during that time the sun reflected in the water and create many dazzling colors on the walls.
Here, are the some pictures of Melissani Cave Lake:
5. Hillier Lake, Australia:
Like other lake, the Hillier Lake too has its own significance and worth to visit it. The Hillier Lake is also called the ‘Pink Lake’ which was located in Australia.
The lake is separated from the ocean by a narrow area covered by white sand dunes and it is responsible for the removal of lake water from the ocean. The reason why the lake looks pink color is not yet precisely described by any one.
Scientists hypothesized that, the color could arise from a dye created by the organisms ‘Dunaliella salina’ and ‘Holobacteria’. Another hypothesis for pink color is due to the red halophilic bacteria in the salt crusts.
Here are the enthralling images of Hillier Lake, Australia:
6. Lake Baikal, Russia:
The Lake Baikal is the 25 million years oldest lake which was situated in Russia. It is not just old, but also it is the deepest and clearest lake in the world.
During the winter, the ice cubes are formed on the top of the lake which will take your breath away. The ice cubes start to melt in May or June. The Lake Baikal was designated as a UNESCO World Heritage site in 1996.
The interesting news of this lake is; it is a place for more 1700 animals and 70% of them cannot be found on any other place in the world.
Here are the some amazing pictures of Lake Baikal:
Have you visited any of these most beautiful lakes in the world? Do share your views and opinions with us using the comments section.