12 stunning places on Earth that resemble extraterrestrial landscapes

JAN 28, 2020 AT 01:51 PM

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7. Underwater Waterfall, Le Morne Brabant, Mauritius

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Tourists at Mauritius frequently hire a helicopter to visit this jaw-dropping waterfall off the coast of the island. Currents flowing into the ocean abyss create the magical illusion of water flowing into the depths.

8. Ice Cave near Mutnovsky Volcano, Russia

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The combination of freezing temperates and a warm volcanic base has created this surreal ice cap that resembles ocean waves. Turned a jewel-blue when sunlight strikes the ice, the cave could easily be the landscape of an alien world.