The most beautiful rocks in the world

The best of the world of rocks and cliffs

Petr Liška
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The most beautiful rocks in the world
Inserted: 22.04.2017
Author: Petr Liška © gigaplaces.com

Thanks to water and wind erosion, we can admire the beautiful rock towers and formations in the world. The most beautiful places you find in this list

#1
Cappadocia

The most beautiful area of Turkey

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Cappadocia is one of the most fairytale areas in the world – bizarre tuff chimneys of all shapes and colors… continue reading

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Bryce Canyon National Park

Canyon full of fairytale towers

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| Altitude: 2 332 m / 7 651 ft

Bryce Canyon despite its name is not a typical example of the classic canyon. It's basically a series of… continue reading

#3
Wulingyuan

The most beautiful area of China

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Near the city of Wulingyuan there are four beautiful national parks, where you can admire the incredibly high… continue reading

#4
Arches National Park

The most beautiful rock arches of the world

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| Altitude: 1 473 m / 4 833 ft

Arches National Park is located north of the Colorado River near the provincial town of Moab. You will find… continue reading

#5
Wadi Rum desert

The most beautiful desert of Jordan

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| Altitude: 993 m / 3 258 ft

Orange desert of Wadi Rum is one of the most beautiful deserts of the world. You can find here orange sand… continue reading

#6
Monument Valley

The most famous rock formations of the world

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| Altitude: 1 711 m / 5 614 ft

At Arizona and Utah there is probably the most typical „American West“ country, often referred to as the… continue reading

#7
El Silar

Bolivian Bryce canyon

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| Altitude: 3 350 m / 10 991 ft

The most beautiful part of the valley Palca is a vast rock town of El Silar. Hundreds of eroded rock towers… continue reading

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České Švýcarsko and Labské pískovce

The most beautiful region of the Czech Republic

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Area loved by photographers and tourists surrounding the Elbe canyon at the border with Germany. You will… continue reading

#9
San Pedro de Atacama

The region of fairy rock formations

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San Pedro de Atacama and its fabulous surroundings are literally a magnet for tourists. From this picturesque… continue reading

#10
Adršpašsko teplické rocks

The most beautiful rock city in the Czech Republic

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| Altitude: 544 m / 1 785 ft

Adrspach Teplice Rocks are the largest rock town in the Czech Republic. Rock towers reach a height of up to a… continue reading

#11
Goblin Valley State Park

Fairytale Valley of the Goblins in Southeast Utah

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| Altitude: 1 501 m / 4 925 ft

State Park in the southeastern part of Utah, which is not as popular as the more famous parks of the West of… continue reading

#12
Prachovské skály

The most famous rock town in Czech republic

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| Altitude: 462 m / 1 516 ft

Prachovské rocks are the best known and most famous rock city in the Czech Republic for both tourists and… continue reading

#13
Palca Canyon

A bizarre canyon full of rock formations

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| Altitude: 3 660 m / 12 008 ft

Just a short distance to the east of the largest city of Bolivia La Paz is another natural wonder – the… continue reading

#14
Calanche Piana

The most beautiful rocks of Corsica

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| Altitude: 427 m / 1 401 ft

On the western coast of Corsica, overlooking the Gulf of Ports is the massive Calanche Piana massif. The red… continue reading

#15
Joshua Tree national park

Rock Formations and beautiful Joshua Trees

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Just less than 200 kilometers east of Los Angeles is located a beautiful Joshua Tree National Park. Here you… continue reading

#16
Súľovské Rocks

The famous Slovak rock town

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| Altitude: 816 m / 2 677 ft

Suľovské skaly is located about 20 km southwest of the town of Žilina, in Súľovské vrchy. The highest point… continue reading

#17
Roques de Garcia

The most beautiful rock formations in Tenerife

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| Altitude: 2 140 m / 7 021 ft

Rock pinnacles Roques de Garcia is one of the most visited places in the National Park of Las Canadas del… continue reading

#18
Monkey fingers rocks at Tamellalt

Fairytale rock wall

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| Altitude: 1 620 m / 5 315 ft

One of the most beautiful places in the valley of the Dades River is in the neighborhood of Tamellalt.… continue reading

#19
Skazka Canyon

Death Valley in Kyrgyzstan

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| Altitude: 1 629 m / 5 344 ft

From Karakol we return back to Bishkek by the southern route and visit the canyon of Skazka (perhaps known… continue reading

#20
Durdle Door

Famous rock arch on the Jurassic Coast

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| Altitude: 0 m / 0 ft

Perhaps the most beautiful part of the English coast are snowy white cliffs near Lulworth town. The most… continue reading

#21
Pancakes Rocks

The most famous rocks in New Zealand

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| Altitude: 20 m / 66 ft

The most famous rock formations in New Zealand are located near Punakaiki on the west coast of the South… continue reading

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