Do you love to travel? Do you love to explore new places? Are you in search for some hidden destinations? Well, these places will make you want to travel and explore even more! Read on!
1. Zhangye Danxia
It is located in southwest China. These multicolored mountains are known as Danxia landforms. The color comes from red sandstone and natural mineral deposits.
How to reach: - Zhangye has an airport about 15km from the city, with limited flights from Xi'an and Lanzhou. There are around 5 flights from Lanzhou to Zhangye each day. It's just an hour joruney!
You can also take train from Lanzhou to Zhangye. There is no direct connection from Zhangye to any major city.
Best Time to visit: - June to September.
2. Lake Retba
It is located in Senegal. It is also known as Pink Lake. It is salty as the red sea! It is an hour's drive from the capital city of Senegal, Dakar.
How to reach: - It literally takes an hour to drive there from Dakar. It is located 40 kms from the capital.
Best time to visit: - November to June.
3. Panjin Red Beach
Located in China, near the city of Panjin. In summer, the seaweed is of dark green color, but in autumn, it changes to Red and that’s what makes it beautiful! Though the whole beach is not open to tourists, a part of it is!
How to reach: - Take a bus from Panjin to Red Beach tourist information centre and opt for a golf car to the beach.
Best time to visit: - Mid-September to Mid-October.
4. Cano Cristales
It is also known as River of Five colors. It is located near the mountains of Colombia and the only way to reach is by plane. The best time to visit this place is in summer when you can see various shades of the river!
How to reach: - To get there you need to travel to the municipality of La Macarena, Meta.You can get direct flights to La Macarena. There are charted planes available too.
Best time to visit: - June to mid December.
Want to see the beautiful Northern lights? Kirkjufell is the best place to be! Located in Snaefellsnes Peninsula in Iceland, it’s picturesque.
How to reach: - Take a flight to Iceland.
You can take the bus from Iceland to Grundarfjörður. From there you can drive.To reach the mountains,take road no. 54 from Borgarnes direction Stykkishólmur. After 65 km drive take exit to road no. 56 to Stykkishólmur and in the end take the road to Grundarfjörður by road no. 54 again.
Best time to visit: - Between September and January.
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