FindItMore | We live in a very beautiful world. There are rivers that drain in the sea, which in turn becomes a never-ending ocean. We have forests that inhabit animals living in a kingdom. We have deserts and mountains that remind us of the ferocity of our planet along with the trees that bear fruits to tell us that nature cares about us too. But with the urbanization of our cities and towns, a big part of our nature is destroyed and we are responsible for it.
However, there are still some parts of the world that are untouched and still contain ample quantity of wildlife in them. These nature reserves are known as National Parks. It is said that to realize how truly amazing our planet is, simply visit its national parks.
Humans have destroyed much of this planet, and today only a few nature reserves exist. But we are thankful for some nature protection authorities and governments to realize their importance in time and setting up territories of unspoiled wilderness to help the destroyed wildlife regrow and rehabilitate. The best part about it is we can still visit some of these beautiful national parks around the world, to admire the creation of nature; and yes a few snaps without disturbing the local wildlife would not mind.
From the Stretches of Asian continent to the Island of Hawaii, following are some of the most beautiful national parks on our planet Earth. Visit them and help local authorities and government to preserve them.
Yellowstone National Park – USA
This national park is a terrestrial of superlatives. Yellowstone is considered the world’s first natural park and home to the largest volcano. You can witness free-roaming herds of bison, hot springs, lakes, and other wildlife.
Yosemite National Park – USA
Loaded with more than a few breath-taking sights, Yosemite National Park’s beauty and wildlife cannot be ignored. This place is home to massive pine forests, snow-capped peaks, flowers, lakes, and wildlife.
KhaoYai National Park – Thailand
KhaoYai is one of the best national parks in Far East Asia. Located in Thailand, this park is visited by more than a million visitors annually. Reaching there isn’t a problem as you can avail direct flights to Thailand from anywhere. Unlike any other country, Thailand also has a very easy visa policy. Enjoy breathtaking sights of this national park and witness rare wildlife.
Kruger National Park – South Africa
Located in South Africa, Kruger National Park is home to some of the biggest animals on the planet. You can find elephants, rhinos, Nile crocodiles, lions, leopards, giraffes, and other amazing animals. It is also a great safari destination in not only Africa but also the whole world.
Göreme National Park – Turkey
Located in Turkey, Göreme National Park is truly an enchanting place to travel to. This ark contains some natural wonders, and for this reason, it is in the bucket list of many people.
Banff National Park – Canada
Banff National Park is located in Alberta, Canada. It is considered as the crown jewel of the Rockies in Canada. With huge glaciers, towering mountains, unspoiled lakes and ample wildlife consisting of bears and moose, it is a place to visit before you die.
This national park consists of one of the largest systems of tropical wetlands, where a rich amount of ecology thrives outside of the Amazon. You can find reptiles, mammals, birds, and amphibians all over this national park.
Torres Del Paine National Park – Chile
A breathtaking area of wilderness in the Chilean Patagonia, this place is surrounded with amazing wildlife, towering snow-capped peaks, glaciers, and crystal clear lakes. You can enjoy trekking, camping and mountain climbing here. And the views are truly out of the world.
Chitwan National Park – Nepal
There are few parks outside African continent that offer feline cats and other exotic animals. Chitwan National Park is one of them. It is home to clouded leopards, monkeys, Bengal tigers, rhinos and other exotic animals. Nepal is also home to the highest peaks of the world, so visiting it can be a double treat for everyone.
Grand Canyon National Park – USA
Grand Canyons are a world-famous destination which is already in the bucket list of many people. However, it is also a national park that offers remarkable sights to all its admirers. Visiting this park is truly a life-changing experience for people.
Serengeti National Park – Tanzania
Serengeti National Park is one of the largest parks of Africa. It is known for its wildebeest migrations, which is also the largest migration of animals on planet Earth. This place is truly a safe haven for the animals in Africa.
Deosai National Park – Pakistan
Located at 14,000 feet above sea level, Deosai National Park is known as the “Land of Giants”. Although there are no giants here, the land is so massive and plain as if giants used to walk on it. You can practically see tens and hundreds of kilometers in the distance. The park is situated on a huge beautiful plateau and surrounded by some of the world’s tallest mountain ranges. This place is truly magnificent and magical. You can find the endangered Himalayan brown bear, snow leopard, grey wolf, golden marmots, ibex, trout and other animals in this extreme wilderness.
Gir Forest National Park – India
Located in the North Western part of India, Gir is the only home of Asiatic lions. This place is as beautiful as its wildlife and contains the only lions living outside the African continent. Asiatic lions are the last surviving species of lions in Asia and they are truly magnificent creatures of nature. This place is completely protected and other animals include Leopards, deer, striped hyenas, mugger crocodiles and more. Although India is also home to tigers, no tiger lives in Gir Forest National Park.
Fiordland National Park – New Zealand
Located on the edge of the world, Fiordland National Park is home to huge glaciers, lakes, and mountains along with rich wildlife. It is a dream come true for any traveler who wants to spend some time in the wilderness.
ZovTigra National Park – Russia
ZovTigra means the roar of the tiger, and just as the name suggests, it is a Siberian or Amur tiger sanctuary. This place is truly magnificent and full of wildlife. When traveling there, always keep an experienced guide with you. Other animals include deer, brown bear, Amur leopard, jungle cat and more.
Wolong National Park – China
Wolong National Park is located in the Sichuan province of China. It is home to different endangered species or animals such as giant pandas, snow leopards, red pandas, wide-lipped deer, and golden monkeys along with different kinds of plants. Although giant pandas can be seen in zoos all over China, we recommend you to see them at Wolong National Park roaming freely in the wilderness.