From majestic cone peaks to dazzling blue crater lakes, this image gallery shows some of the most spectacular volcanic landscapes in the world.
The Italian photographer Luca Micheli took an incredible aerial shot of a grassy volcano crater while traveling through Iceland, with the black and burned earth peeping through the grass.
Meanwhile, & # 39; Chase O & # 39; He took an impressive picture of the Diamond Head Crater in the shape of a saucer on the island of Oahu in Hawaii, which was formed about 300,000 years ago.
Today, the area is popular with hikers, with trails that run around the rim that offer stunning views of the rugged coastal landscape.
Indonesia proves to be one of the best places in the world for otherworldly volcanic landscapes: it has more active volcanoes than any other country, with about 127 cones bubbling.
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Photographer Chase O took this impressive shot of the 762-foot high Diamond Head Crater on the island of Oahu in Hawaii. It was formed more than 300,000 years ago and the area is now popular with hikers
An impressive aerial view of the Taal volcano complex in the Philippines. It is the second most active volcano in the area with more than 30 recorded eruptions
A golden view of Mount Vesuvius near Naples in Italy, which is extremely popular with tourists. You can see a parking lot and a path that runs around the cone to the crater
Italian photographer Luca Micheli took this stunning aerial photograph of a grassy volcano crater while traveling through Iceland
A drone overflies the smoky Ijen volcano complex in East Java, Indonesia, during the early hours of the morning
Tianqi Zhang took this dramatic image of a grassy crater in south-central Inner Mongolia. You can see people walking on the edge
Yosh Ginsu took this dramatic photo of smoke and ashes coming from Mount Sinabung in Indonesia. The volcano erupted in February of this year
An aerial view of an active volcanic range in Sulawesi, Indonesia, with a community seen very close
A paved road leads to a magnificent volcanic mountain range in the distance, within the impressive Snæfellsjökull National Park of Iceland
Another aerial photo of the active Ijen volcano in East Java. It has the largest acidic crater lake in the world and contains sulfuric turquoise water
An aerial view of the mosaic of fields covering the Chu Dang Ya mountain in the Gia Lai province of Vietnam. The soils surrounding the inactive volcano are rich in minerals and are perfect for growing crops
A beautiful shot illuminated by the stars of Batur volcano from the top of Mount Agung, which is the highest point of Bali, Indonesia, at 9,944 feet
This golden shot of a volcanic peak was taken in Bali, Indonesia. You can see a village on the edge of the peak with paths that zigzag through the steep slopes
Marc Szeglat filmed this fiery image in 2014 during an eruption of Mount Sinabung in western Sumatra, Indonesia. It erupted after a centuries-long hiatus in August 2010, and has been continuously active since September 2013.
A view of the volcanic landscape around Mount Rinjani on the Indonesian island of Lombok. The piercing blue waters of the crater lake and the reddish rock around the active mountain peak are visible
A stiff volcanic island with a pronounced crater off the coast of the Philippines