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Simien National Park
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Simien National Park

Rank: 1001 UNESCO
Wonder Type: Natural
Country: Ethiopia
Best of: Park, Wildlife
Massive erosion over the years on the Ethiopian plateau has created one of the most spectacular landscapes in the world, with jagged mountain peaks, deep valleys and sharp precipices dropping some 1,500 m. The park is home to some extremely rare animals such as the Gelada baboon, the Simien fox and the Walia ibex, a goat found nowhere else in the world. [More Details]
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