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6 Mysterious and Beautiful Lakes That Will Make You Jump on a Plane Right Now!

6 Mysterious and Beautiful Lakes That Will Make You Jump on a Plane Right Now! Placestoseeinyourlifetime.com

Lakes are always something different from the usual tourist destinations in the sense that they have an exquisite aura about them. Some are secluded, some frozen and some breathtaking- we present before you some of the most amazing lakes in the world!

6 Mysterious and Beautiful Lakes That Will Make You Jump on a Plane Right Now!:

  1. Russia
  2. Scotland
  3. Antarctica
  4. Philippines
  5. Greece
  6. Canada

Day 1. Baikal Lake in Siberia

Baikal Lake in Siberia
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Apart from being the largest and clearest freshwater lake in the world, it is also the oldest, dating back to an estimated 25 million years. On account of this fact, it holds some of the most unique flora and fauna in the world that has evolved in a way not possible anywhere else!

Day 2. The famous Loch Ness lake

The famous Loch Ness lake
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One of the most mysterious lakes in the world, the Loch Ness in Scotland is a deep, freshwater lake about 23 miles long and about 230 meter at its deepest! It's known over the world for sightings of the Loch Ness monster, a cryptid believed to be gigantic and like a water dragon!

Day 3. Vostok Lake, Antarctica

Vostok Lake, Antarctica
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One of the largest subglacial lakes in the world, the Vostok lake is not your typipcal lake for it's buried under 2 miles of ice. Given how it has been in isolation for thousands of years, scientists believe that it has one of the most extreme bilogical environments in the world and might hold unimaginable species of animals and plants. 

Day 4. Taal Lake, Philippines

Taal Lake, Philippines
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Surrounding a volcanic island, this one might be the Inception of all lakes as it is, simply put, a lake within a lake within another lake. The bird's eye view of this lake is the stuff of dreams and the beauty around this place is incredible!

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Day 5. Melissani Cave Lake, Greece

Melissani Cave Lake, Greece
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Located in Cephalonia Island, the Melissani cave lake was formed over millions of years due to the seepage of water into the rocks. What's remarkable is the fact that there's an open roof through which sunlight enters during noon and creates a magica, otherworldly atmosphere all around!

Day 6. Abraham Lake, Canada

Abraham Lake, Canada
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This lake is pretty unique in this list as it is the only man-made one! Situated in Alberta, the lake is a sight for sore eyes in winters when it is frozen over. Tiny and large frozen ice bubbles get trapped under the surface and produce brilliant patterns upon being hit by sunlight!

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