5 must-visit destinations for nature lovers

March 19, 2016


Humans have always been fascinated and are deeply connected to nature. For centuries, people have been exploring this planet and looking for hidden gems. Out of several breath-taking natural destinations the world has to offer, picking just 5 is a near-impossible task. The following destinations hold true beauty that captivates you and makes you wish you could have access to it's serenity every single day. 

Plitvice Lakes National Park, Croatia


This stunning forest reserve is located in central Croatia. Popular for a series of 16 terraced lakes that are joined by wondrous waterfalls, the charm of this place is unbelievable. You can enjoy the hiking trails around and across the water.

Khao Sok National Park, Thailand


This unique park boasts the largest and most important rain forest in southern Thailand. The park has a lot of rare species of plants like the Bau-Pood and the Rafflesia Flower. It is referred to as the “Guilin of Thailand” thanks to the breath-taking green fresh water lake surrounded by cliffs and gorges.

Seljalandsfoss Waterfalls, Iceland


A picturesque waterfall in the river Seljalandsa in Iceland, it is a truly magnificent sight to witness. It is the only known waterfall in the world where you can walk behind it. It is 60 meters high and has a foot path at the bottom of the cliff.

Cliffs of Moher, Ireland


One of Ireland’s most popular attractions, the Cliffs of Moher are perfect to satisfy any nature lover. Stretching about 8 km, it is a truly fascinating sight. The cliffs are part of the Burren and Cliffs of Moher Global Geopark, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Meteora, Greece 


Meteora translates to "suspended in the air." It is one of the most spectacular places we have on our planet. It is truly a natural wonder. The landscapes in unforgettable and makes you believe you have entered fairy tale land.

By Amal Ahmed