Nature always has a positive effect on the mental balance of a person, it pleases the eye and attracts it to itself. It instills a kind of comfort and balance into the soul. And looking at the water, this state of mind remains for a long time. Lakes of the planet – the embodiment of clarity and tranquility. And beautiful lakes are a gift from the gods, sent to people to enjoy this beauty. It is necessary to consider the most beautiful lakes in the world in order to understand where it is worth going to get peace of mind for a long time. All lakes are beautiful in their own way and it will probably be wrong to line them up in the ranking places
Peyto Lake is named after its discoverer, whose name was Bill Peyton. It is located in Canada. Its waters are constantly replenished by small streams flowing into it, which originate among the cliffs of Canada, and more precisely in Banff National Park. There is a glacier, and from here comes the recharge of Lake Peyto. The landscapes and beauty of this lake are simply enchanting, therefore this lake is considered the most photographed.
- Surface elevation: 1,860 m
- Area: 140 ha
- Length: 2.8 km
- Location: Banff National Park, Alberta, Canada
- Province: Alberta
Lake Baikal is famous for its beauty. It is recognized as the deepest lake on the planet. The maximum depth of its waters is 1637 meters, and its average depth is 730 meters. This is the oldest lake in the world among the ten lakes in the world in size. For all these indicators, Lake Baikal is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site
- Area: 31,722 km²
- Catchment area: 560,000 km²
- Length: 636 km
- Max. depth: 1,642 m (5,387 ft)
- Location: Siberia, Russia
Plitvice Lakes, which are located in Croatia, are 16 beautiful lakes. All of them are separated by dams created by nature itself. But she did not stop there and connected these lakes with waterfalls. The height of the highest of them is 70 meters. Various representatives of fauna and flora feel great on the prairies of Plitvice Lakes. Three comfortable hotels were built for guests of these places, excursions are conducted. Outdoor enthusiasts can settle in these places in a tent. You can spend hours walking along hiking trails and hiking trails, enjoying the great beauties of Plitvice Lakes.
Moraine Lake is located in Banff National Park, as is Lake Peyto. Its location is a valley of 10 peaks. The lake is fed by a glacier. The mountains surrounding it are reflected in incredibly blue water. Being here, a person understands that such places on earth are truly gifts of the gods. And only grizzly bears with their presence prevent tourists from enjoying the divine scenery. Therefore, sometimes, due to the activity of the bears, walking routes are blocked.
Many mountains and cliffs surround Lake Crater, located in the United States south of Oregon. And this factor makes these places even more exciting. Crater Lake has no source or tributary. And due to the absence of any pollution, this lake, in addition to its beauty, is also the cleanest on the planet.
Five Flower Lake
In Chinese Jiuzhaigou, the pride of the national park is the ancient Lake Wuhua Hai, whose name translates as Five Flowers. And the lake got its name for a reason. The water in the lake, depending on the fall of the sun and ambient temperature, constantly changes color.
Lake Bled is one of Slovenia’s many landmarks. The castle of the same name rises above it. It is in honor of this castle that Lake Bled is named. The mutual territorial arrangement of these objects makes the landscapes uniquely beautiful. The castle, as in a mirror, is reflected in the waters of Bled.
Yucatan Cave Lake
Another creation of nature is the lake of the Yucatan Peninsula. In one of the caves, Mexican scientists conducted research and discovered this lake. Locals consider this a reservoir having a bright blue color – truly a gift from the gods. A cave lake was formed more than 2 million years ago.
The pond is located in the western part of the American city of Carson, on the border of Nevada and California at an altitude of 1897 meters. The lake is a natural attraction of both American states and the largest in North America.
The maximum depth of Italian Lake Como is 410 meters. The deepest lake in Europe attracts both the great connoisseurs of nature and the millionaires of the whole earth who build villas on the shores of Lake Como.
Another of the most beautiful lakes in the world is in Austria. In summer, the water of Lake Zeller warms up enough and attracts tourists from all over the world to their sandy and pebble beaches. And in winter, its waters are covered with a layer of thick ice, so everyone can skate here, play hockey or engage in winter fishing.
Loch Ness Lake
In addition to its beauty, the famous Scottish Loch Ness Lake is also famous for the story of a monster living in its depths. And there is where he lives, because the deepest place in the lake at a depth of 230 meters. The pristine nature of these places attracts the attention of beauty connoisseurs from around the globe.
This is an ideal place to relax with the whole family. The Hungarian lake is relatively shallow. Its average depth is 3.5 meters, but its length is 77 km. The entire vicinity of this wonderful place is entangled with bike paths and hiking trails. Tourism and cycle tourism are very developed here.
America can offer another candidate for the nomination of the most beautiful lake in the world – Atitlan. The reservoir was surrounded on all sides by volcanoes – Toliman, San Pedro and Atitlan, as well as small settlements in which descendants of the Mayans live. In addition to the natural beauty, guests of these places will be able to see various archaeological sites of the Maya Indians.
Spotted Lake Klluk
Spotted Lake Kliluk is located in Canada. The water and bowels of the lake contain many substances – titanium, silver, sodium sulfate, calcium, magnesium. The concentration of these substances and many other minerals gives the lake a cosmic appearance