32 The Most Colorful Places on Earth
By Seeker Editors @seeker
From Red to Black, here are the most colorful places on Earth. Stroll through picturesque lavender fields glowing with soft purple in southern France or discover the dynamic fiery reds of Antelope Canyon in Arizona. Our world is rich in color, and we have selected the most pigmented destinations for your list.
The Most Colorful Places on Earth Map
The Most Colorful Places on Earth Places
- Hawa Mahal
Made with red and pink sandstone, this Wes Anderson-esque gem is one of Jaipur's most-distinctive landmarks.
- Black Sand Beach
Reynisfjara Black Sand Beach is located on Iceland's southern-most coast, about 2.5 hours away from Reykjavik. Its coal black sand attracts thousands of tourists every year.
- Antelope Valley
The Antelope Valley California Poppy Reserve in Lancaster, California, springs to life between mid-March and mid-May every year. Visitors can stroll through 8 miles of trails that wind through gentle rolling hills and bright orange blooms.
- Uyuni Salt Flat
The world's largest salt flat (and a breeding area for flamingos!), this vast, scenic spot is famous for its stark white salt and giant mirror effect.
- Marble Caves
A dream for photography lovers, the Marble Caves are still one of the most isolated natural treasures in the world. Hop on a kayak and glide through the caves' intricate tunnels that stand tall in hues greens, blacks, yellows, and blues.
- Lake Macdonnell
Most scientists agree that the lakes’ high salinity levels, combined with the presence of a bacteria known as halobacteria, is what turns Lake Macdonnell a bright insta-worthy pink.
- Painted Desert
The Painted Desert gets its name from its mesmerizing colors, including lavender, grey, red, orange and pink.
- Lavender field
Visit Provence sometime between June and August to see whimsical fields covered in bright lavender blooms.
- Fly Geyser
Fly Ranch Geyser is a small geothermal geyser in Wyoming. How'd it get its color? Small thermophilic algae that paints the rocks in multiple hues of green, yellow, and red.
- Lake Natron
- Valley of Flowers National Park
- Tulip fields
- Lake Retba
- Montreal Convention Centre
- St. Basil's Cathedral
- Umbrella Sky Project
- Antelope Canyon
- Cinque Terre
- Hitachi Seaside Park
- Morning Glory Pool
- Arashiyama Bamboo Forest
- Mendenhall Glacier
- White Sands
- Tunnel of Love
- Kawachi Wisteria Garden
- Lake Hillier
- Vinicunca Rainbow Mountain
- Red Beach National Landscape Gallery