36 Astounding Mountain Views to Leave You in Awe ...

Mountain views have the power to take the breath away and to assuage the soul. Whatever the weather, there's just something magical and powerful about a mountain. And there's such diversity in mountain views around the world because, if there's one certain thing about Mother Nature, she's never boring.

1. Montreux, Switzerland

(Your reaction) Thank you!

Via Bliss

Practically anywhere in Switzerland you can wake up to glorious mountain views.

2. Mountain Lake at Nant Gwynant, Wales

(Your reaction) Thank you!

Via Mountain lake

Wales - the land of song! There's always a welcome in the Welsh Valleys.

3. Mount Denali, Alaska, USA

(Your reaction) Thank you!

Via Mount McKinley with Pond

Aka Mount McKinley, Denali is the highest mountain in North America.

4. The Road to Monte Fitz Roy, on the Border between Argentina and Chile

(Your reaction) Thank you!

Via the road to Fitz Roy ...

A stunning view of the South Patagonian Ice Field.

5. Blue Ridge Mountains, USA

(Your reaction) Thank you!

Via notesformyfuturefarm.tumblr.com

Such beauty is always a sight to behold.

6. TROLLTUNGA, Norway

(Your reaction) Thank you!

Via Visit Lofthus, accomodation, hotel and ...

You need a head for heights for some of the best mountain views in Norway. This overhang - known as the Troll's Tongue - is 2,000 feet high.

7. Mountain Meadow, Oregon

(Your reaction) Thank you!

Via bluepueblo.tumblr.com

You could easily fill a huge photo album with stunning views of the Rockies.

8. Mount Fuji and Lake Yamanaka, Japan

(Your reaction) Thank you!

Via Mt. Fuji

The enduring symbol of Japan, there are endless views of Mount Fuji and it's spectacular from all angles.

9. South Island, New Zealand

(Your reaction) Thank you!

Via South Island, New Zealand – ...

New Zealand is the only other country in the world besides Norway to have a fjord coastline.

10. Tatra Mountains, Poland

(Your reaction) Thank you!

Via Sweet home - Slovakia

The Tatra Mountains form part of the border between Poland and Slovakia.

11. The Dolomites, Italy

(Your reaction) Thank you!

Via the power of a breaking ...

The Dolomites are recognizable by their rugged, narrow, sharp peaks.

12. Zermatt, Switzerland

(Your reaction) Thank you!

Via Amazing Pictures - Amazing Pictures ...

The views from trains through the high Alps are breathtaking.

13. Cradle Mountain, Australia

(Your reaction) Thank you!

Via Das Lila Lied (The Lavender ...

Tasmania is one of the most scenic Australian states. Cradle Mountain lies in St. Clair Lake National Park.

14. Rainbow Mountains, China

(Your reaction) Thank you!

Via Rainbow Mountains, China

Stunning rock formations in the Zhangye Danxia Landform Geological Park.

15. Bhote Koshi in Nepal

(Your reaction) Thank you!

Via Enchanting Bhotekoshi

The Bhote Koshi is a river that runs between Tibet and Nepal in the Himalayas.

16. Gasherbrum-IV, Pakistan

(Your reaction) Thank you!

Via Gasherbrum-IV, Karakoram, Pakistan

The most beautiful peak in the Karakoram Range.

17. Appalachians, USA

(Your reaction) Thank you!

Via A little farm tucked away ...

Imagine the colors in fall when the leaves change.

18. Table Mountain, South Africa

(Your reaction) Thank you!

Via South Africa - Cape Town ...

Picture taken on a clear day when the mountain hasn't got a cloud for a tablecloth.

19. Klyuchevskaya Sopka Mountain, Russia

(Your reaction) Thank you!

Via Random Radness Vol.44

This mountain is the highest active volcano in Eurasia.

20. Grossglockner Pass and Glacier, Austria

(Your reaction) Thank you!

Via fantasticviewpoint.com

I have actually been along this road and stood on the glacier at the end of it - when it was snowing! It was an incredible experience.

21. Tianmen Mountain Winding Road, China

(Your reaction) Thank you!

Via China photos - Page 2 ...

Imagine the views!

22. Milford Sound, New Zealand

(Your reaction) Thank you!

Via 120316_JTSg_7079_h.jpg

The serenity is incredible.

23. Blue Mountains, Australia

(Your reaction) Thank you!

Via Scenic Skyway, Scenic World, Blue ...

Part of the Great Dividing Range, the Blue Mountains are just north of Sydney. The formation in the center of the picture is called the Three Sisters.

24. Grenoble, France

(Your reaction) Thank you!

Via bucketlist

The view in both directions from the train windows is awesome.

25. Tianzi Mountains, China

(Your reaction) Thank you!

Via distractify.com

The inspiration for the Pandoran landscape in James Cameron's Avatar.

26. The Alps, Austria

(Your reaction) Thank you!

Via alps

Some of the best mountain views in the world are in the European Alps.

27. Yading Nature Reserve - a Mountain Sanctuary and Major Tibetan Pilgrimage Site, Sichuan, China

(Your reaction) Thank you!

Via DSC_3957

A mountain sanctuary and major Tibetan pilgrimage site.

28. Mt. Kilimanjaro, Tanzania

(Your reaction) Thank you!

Via Kibo Summit, Mount Kilimanjaro

Breathtaking by every definition of the word.

29. Connemara Mountains, Ireland

(Your reaction) Thank you!

Via Cottage At The Foothill Of ...

Just some of the greens that make up the 42 shades of green in the Emerald Isle.

30. Half Dome, Yosemite, CA

(Your reaction) Thank you!

Via half dome hdr

Forbidding and awesome.

31. Ben Nevis and the Grey Corries, Scotland

(Your reaction) Thank you!

Via Important Plant Areas (Scotland) | ...

Ben Nevis is the highest mountain in the UK.

32. Mount Everest, Nepal

(Your reaction) Thank you!

Via img.scoop.it

The Tallest Mountain in the World.

33. Mount Ararat, Turkey

(Your reaction) Thank you!

Via pinterest.com

According to The Bible, this is where Noah's Ark came to rest.

34. Landmannalaugar, Iceland

(Your reaction) Thank you!

Via Holbrook Travel- Join an Expedition

The colors are due to minerals in the lava and thermal waters.

35. Milky Way over the Mont Blanc

(Your reaction) Thank you!

Via Milky Way Over the Mont ...

Can you imagine the sight of the stars from such heights?

36. Ama Dablam, the Himalayas

(Your reaction) Thank you!

Via Searching For Moonlight

Its name means "Mother's Necklace" and by moonlight, it's simply stunning.

Please rate this article
(click a star to vote)