(Featured image credits – Gwillim Lakes by Steffen Sauder) Our planet is full of beautiful natural landscapes that help to increase our creativity and give us peace of mind. I have collected the most beautiful natural sceneries from all over the world that will probably make you want to get out for a trip to one of these places. This article includes some of the most gorgeous lakes, forests, mountains and other landscapes to ever exist. Note that the sceneries in this post are high quality and can be used as a wallpaper (click to enlarge images, get more informations and download them).
The Jiuzhaigou Valley
The Jiuzhaigou valley is a nature reserve and national park. Taken in the morning, the crystal clear water enlightened the forest of the Jiuzhaigou valley creating a beautiful contrast.
The Rainbow Lake
The rainbow lake is a rare place that combines forest, lake and mountains. More informations about the “rainbow lake” on this page: Livetrails.
The Yukon River
The Yukon river is a major watercourse of northwestern North America. During the morning, the air gets steamy and the very clear sky is enlightened by the sunrise.
Boardman State Park
This is the picture of a fragile natural bridge overlooking a cove and surrounded by old sitka spruce trees. Learn more about this park on this page: Oregon State Parks.
The sapphire of the bluebells contrast with the emerald green colors from the newly emerging foliage of the beech trees in the spring landscape.
This is a Sakura, a cherry tree. Its cherry blossom is Japan’s national flower. The mountain behind is the Mt. Fuji which is also emblematic of Japan.
A country road between the Fraser River and the Golden Ears (a group of mountains). This road brings us to infinity.
The blue lake Tekapo, New Zealand’s highest large lake (710 meters above the sea).
An ordinary place, red leaves bite the cold autumn breeze and trunks show off the splendor and effort of their years.
The small town of Haastrecht has about 3,500 inhabitants (source). A frozen scenery opened to infinity. Many possibilities for the adventure seekers.
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I hope that these landscapes inspire you. Note that you must comply with the licenses to copy or redistribute these images. Their licenses are specified on their source page.