Sunday, August 25, 2019

Natural wonders

Wonders which have been created mainly by nature.

Árbæjarfoss

Some 7 - 10 m tall waterfall on Ytri-Rangá river. Waterfall is approximately 35 m wide and is rather similar to rapids. Location, GPS coordinates: 63.8627...

Grænihver

The largest geyser in Hveravellir Geothermal Field. The large, beautiful green-blue pool of hot spring is erupting up to 3 m high. Location, GPS coordinates: 64.8651...

Ullarfoss

Some 7 m tall waterfall on the lucid, spring-fed Svartá River. Location, GPS coordinates: 65.3954 N 17.3066 W Categories: Waterfalls Values: Geology, Visual Rating: Where is located? Europe, Iceland, Norðurland eystra, on Svartá...

Hlauptungufoss

Waterfall with two steps (in total - some 4 meters high) on Brúará stream. The first step is located in angle and is some...

Hierve el Agua

One of the highest single travertine terraces formed by thermal springs. This bright white stone "waterfall" is 12 - 30 meters high. Location, GPS coordinates: 16.8655...

Hundafoss (Dynjandisá)

The sixth waterfall in the chain of six - seven waterfalls on the lower part of Dynjandisá stream, below the famous Dynjandifoss. Some 1...

Fagrifoss

Waterfall of unusual beauty. It is approximately 80 m high and 40 - 50 m wide. The water slides down along a moss-covered cliff. Location,...

Juxtlahuaca

A cave with unique ancient Olmec paintings made 900 - 500 BC. Location, GPS coordinates: 17.4392 N 99.1594 W Categories: Caves, Prehistoric cave and rock paintings Values: Archaeology, Geology, Visual Rating: Where...

Kvíslarfoss

The fifth waterfall (in parallel with Hrísvaðsfoss) in the chain of six - seven waterfalls on the lower part of Dynjandisá stream, below the...

Phong Nha-Kẻ Bàng National Park

Impressive karst landscape with some of the largest caves in the world such as the Son Doong Cave. Here is located the longest known...