Ontdek de spectaculairste canyons ter wereld: van de Grand Canyon tot de Colca Canyon in Peru

Canyons behoren tot de indrukwekkendste geologische verschijnselen op aarde. Ze ontstaan in de loop van duizenden jaren door erosie van wind en water of door vulkanische activiteit. 25 van de mooiste canyons en kloven in beeld.

Ontdek de spectaculairste canyons ter wereld: van de Grand Canyon tot de Colca Canyon in Peru
Stunning view into Waimea Canyon, also known as the Grand Canyon of the Pacific, Kauai, Hawaii © Getty Images/iStockphoto

Antelope Slot Canyon in Arizona © Getty Images/iStockphoto

Blyde River Canyon in Zuid-Afrika © Getty Images/iStockphoto

Bryce Canyon National Park in Utah © Getty Images/iStockphoto

Canyonlands National Park in Utah © Getty Images/iStockphoto

Colca Canyon in Peru, met 3720 een van de diepste canyons in de wereld © Getty Images/iStockphoto

Copper Canyon (Barrancas del Cobre) in Mexico © Getty Images/iStockphoto

Fish River Canyon in Namibie © Getty Images/iStockphoto

Fjadrargljufur Canyon in IJsland © Getty Images/iStockphoto

Lees ook: IJsland in beeld

Grand Canyon in Arizona © Getty Images/iStockphoto

Havasu Falls in Arizona © Getty Images/iStockphoto

Horseshoe Bend in Arizona © Getty Images/iStockphoto

Indus Canyon in Ladakh, India © Getty Images/iStockphoto

Itaimbezinho Canyon in Brazilie © Getty Images/iStockphoto

Kali Gandaki Canyon in Upper Mustang, Nepal © Getty Images/iStockphoto

Kings Canyon in Australie © Getty Images/iStockphoto

Noravank Canyon in Armenie © Getty Images/iStockphoto

Al Siq in Petra, Jordanie © Getty Images/iStockphoto

Samaria Kloof in Samaria, Griekenland © Getty Images/iStockphoto

Sianok Canyon in Indonesie © Getty Images/iStockphoto

Tamerza Oase in Tunesie © Getty Images/iStockphoto

Tara River Canyon in Montenegro © Getty Images/iStockphoto

Taroko Gorge National Park in Taiwan © Getty Images/iStockphoto

Tiger Leaping Gorge in de provincie Yunnan, China © Getty Images/iStockphoto

Todra kloof in Marokko © Getty Images/iStockphoto

Gorges du Verdon in de Provence, Frankrijk © Getty Images/iStockphoto

Wadi Mujib in Jordanie © Getty Images/iStockphoto

Waimea Canyon op Kauai, Hawaii © Getty Images/iStockphoto

Wulingyuan bergen in China © Getty Images/iStockphoto

Grand Canyon of Yellowstone in Wyoming © Getty Images/iStockphoto

Aareschlucht in het Berner Oberland in Zwitserland © Pazit Polak, Wikicommons