The Most Famous Canyon Hiking Routes in the World

Mar 18, 2021


Hello everyone, don't you think canyons are perfect walking paths with interesting beauties? If you think the same, you should take a look at the most famous canyons in the world.

If you have never walked in the canyon before, or if you want to go but are afraid, first let's take a look at the tricks for a safe and enjoyable walk in the canyon. First of all, you should set your walking pace and not hurry, and you should be careful to consume plenty of water. After that, taking a baton with you can help you maintain balance and feel less burden. Finally, you should definitely wear a helmet while passing through the creeks, and throwing the sand in the stream on the rocks that you think are slippery will reduce your risk of slipping. Let's take a look at the most famous canyon hiking routes in the world.

  1. Antelope Canyon, USA
Navajo Land, Arizona

You have all seen the picture of this canyon because it is one of the most photographed canyons. The magnificent view of orange and purple colors on the rocks of the canyon can enchant you during your walk. On the walking route of the canyon, the narrowness of some areas may force you a little. However, this magnificent canyon can enchant you with its unique structure.

2.    Grand Canyon, ABD


One of America's best-known destinations, the Grand Canyon continues to fascinate its visitors with its length, depth and excellent views. You can join group walks and camp while hiking in this canyon.

3.    Gorge du Verdon, France

Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur

Gorge du Verdon is a river canyon located in France. Here you can do many sports such as hiking, climbing and most importantly water sports. You can also try the unique flavors of France.

4.   Waimea Canyon, Hawaii

Island of Kauai

This canyon is located on the Hawaiian island of Kauai. It is also the largest canyon in the Pacific. You can admire this canyon that has been formed over hundreds of years as you climb the island's largest mountain. The colorfulness and plant diversity of the canyon offers you a visual feast.

5.    Kings Canyon Walk, Australia


This canyon is located in the desert area of Australia. This place can be preferred for extreme sports lovers because there are sharp cliffs, bumps and desert temperatures are effective in the canyon. In addition, since a part of the canyon is considered a sacred region by Aborigines, walking routes must be adhered to. We can say that this canyon walking route has excellent features for adrenaline-loving and adventurous visitors.

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