There are many beautiful national parks around the world, but here are some of the most scenic ones:
- Yellowstone National Park, USA: Known for its geysers, hot springs, and wildlife, Yellowstone is one of the most visited national parks in the United States.
- Banff National Park, Canada: This park is located in the Canadian Rockies and is known for its pristine lakes, towering mountains, and abundant wildlife.
- Torres del Paine National Park, Chile: Located in Patagonia, this park is known for its dramatic landscapes, including glaciers, mountains, and fjords.
- Plitvice Lakes National Park, Croatia: This park is known for its stunning lakes and waterfalls, as well as its diverse plant and animal life.
- Kruger National Park, South Africa: One of the largest game reserves in Africa, Kruger National Park is home to the “Big Five” (elephant, lion, leopard, rhino, and buffalo) as well as other wildlife.
- Fiordland National Park, New Zealand: This park is known for its fjords, waterfalls, and ancient rainforests.
- Yosemite National Park, USA: Located in California, Yosemite is known for its towering granite cliffs, waterfalls, and giant sequoias.
- Grand Canyon National Park, USA: The Grand Canyon is a geological wonder and one of the most popular national parks in the United States.
- Zhangjiajie National Forest Park, China: This park is known for its unique rock formations, including the “Avatar Hallelujah Mountains” which inspired the scenery in the movie Avatar.
- Serengeti National Park, Tanzania: Known for its vast savannahs and abundant wildlife, Serengeti is one of the best places in the world to see the “Big Five” and witness the annual wildebeest migration.
- Zion National Park and Bryce Canyon National Park in southern Utah are very scenic and the hikes are amazing!