If we talk about numbers of all pinks lakes in the world, then the figure is very large. A pink lake has reddish or pink color due to the presence of algae and some bacteria that produces carotenoids (organic pigments), like Dunaliella salina – a type of halophile green micro-algae especially found in sea salt fields. The bizarre Pink lakes from around the world that look like milkshakes due to a freak of nature. These pink lakes are a natural phenomenon and are becoming increasingly popular among tourists and photographers from around the world.
In our article you will find the 5 top famous pink lakes in the world where you can have a truly colorful experience.
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Lake Hillier, Australia
It is located in the Recherche Archipelago, on Middle Island, the largest island in the archipelago, south of Western Australia. It looks like a stunning bubblegum pink from the air. The cause of the pink colour of this Lake is uncertain. Researchers have different views, some say it is possibly caused by the high salt content, others say the pigments in the water’s algae or the pigments of bacteria in the salt crusts, or a combination of the three are responsible for the color.
It is also called as Lac Rose lies north of the Cap Vert peninsula of Senegal, north-east of Dakar.
The salt content in Lake Retba is right around 40%. Many salt collectors work here 6–7 hours a day by applying butter oil over their skin to protect it.
Dusty Rose Lake, Canada
This pink lake very beautiful and probably unique. There is a shocking fact about this lake that it is the only pink lake that is not saline and does not have any algae formation. This pink Lake, in British Columbia is pink due to the particulate in the glacial melt waters feeding it.
Salinas de Torrevieja, Spain
This pink salt lake on the east coast of Spain delights your eye with its beautiful colour. World Health Organisation has also confirmed that it is one of the healthiest areas of the world in which to live. Benefits of salty water are good as it can treat your skin and lungs.
Hutt Lagoon, Australia
This lake is on the coast of Western Australia and is very beautiful pinkish lake. As per research the pink colour is created by algae or possibly bacteria.
You will be shocked to know that so many pink lakes are still not revealed. Out of many pink lakes we have provided you top 5 spectacular pink lakes to visit.
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