See Top Aerial Views of Canyons


Verdon Gorge by drone


The Dronetrip has graced AirVuz with a stunning bird's eye look Verdon Gorge in southeastern France.  The canyon runs up to 700 meters deep (about 2.4k ft) for a length of about 25 km (40 mi) in Alpes-de-Haute-Provence.  Formed by a Durance River tributary, it's considered one of the most stunning canyons in Europe if not the world.  In this video, Dronetrip's DJI Mavic Pro drone beautifully captures this amazing natural marvel.  


Palca Canyon Bolivia


Bolivia's Palca Canyon is located near the capital city La Paz in the west central portion of this South American country.  The canyon is known for its stunning, multicolored rock formations.    Contributor JTurner flew his DJI Mavic Pro drone around this expansive canyon, providing us with a spectacular aerial tour of a little seen area of this landlocked nation in the Andes Mountains region.  


Sumidero Canyon, Chiapas, Mexico


Sumidero Canyon is located near the southern tip of Mexico in the state of Chiapas, near the base of the Yucatan Peninsula.  Traditionally considered very remote, in recent years Chiapas has seen significantly higher levels of tourist visitation.  Award winning contributor Post and Fly flew his DJI Inspire 1 drone over the canyon to create this mesmerizing aerial view of some of the most spectacular natural scenery in all of Mexico.


Aerial drone video of American Fork Canyon, Utah


American Fork Canyon lies in the Wasatch Mountains of northern Utah in the western United States, a range which constitutes the western edge of the Rocky Mountain range.  The canyon was created by the American Fork River, which runs through the bottom of the great gorge before discharging in Utah Lake.  Contributor Dewey Drone created this amazing aerial video of the canyon, which is home to the Timpanogos Cave National Monument.


Santander, Colombia - Chicamocha Canyon


The Chicamocha Canyon was created by the Chicamocha River in north central Colombia, in the Santander and Boyaca provinces.  With a maximum depth of 2k meters (about 6k ft) Chicamocha Canyon is the second deepest canyon in the world after the Grand Canyon.  Contributor Scienceoftravel used a DJI Mavic Pro drone to create an amazing aerial view of this spectacular piece of South American geology.


Columbia River Gorge Dronie

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Contributor Dirka was one of the first drone pilots to gain a large following on Instagram; he currently has well over 200k fans.  He is a professional photographer and his drone videos reflect that background.  In this video, he sets up a group drone selfie flying backwards over the Columbia River Gorge in America's Pacific Northwest.  The  pull-out provides an epic view of the mighty canyon carved by one of North America's largest rivers, which divides the states of Oregon and Washington.


Cheile Bicazului, Romania


Contributor ChrisCross created this stunning drone video of a massive gorge in the Moldavia region of northeastern Romania.  Bicaz Gorge (Cheile Bicazului) was created by the Bicaz River, which eventually flows into the Danube and thence to the Black Sea.  One of the most popular rock climbing sites in Eastern Europe, it is situated near the border with the neighboring region Transylvania to the west.  The gorge is now part of the Cheile Bicazului-Hășmaș National Park.


Grand Canyon at Sunset - 4K Drone

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While it isn't the world's largest canyon, the Grand Canyon on the Colorado River in the Southwestern USA state of Arizona will get many votes for being the most visually stunning.  Especially at sunset, and ESPECIALLY when filmed aerially with a drone.  If you have your doubts check out this drone video of one of the most iconic scenes in America.  Thanks to contributor Lexern for serving up this spectacular video.  


Dark Canyon ( Kemaliye )

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Although it goes by different names, Turkey's Kemalye Canyon is definitely on the top five lists of many of the world's canyon-rankers.  Carved out by a major subsidiary of the Euphrates River (one of the world's most important waterways in historical times), the canyon runs through a portion of Turkey's Eastern Anatolia region.  Alp Karagule filmed this marvel by drone.  When you watching this aerial video, English-speakers will appreciate the meaning of its name - "Dark Canyon".


Aareschlucht in Switzerland with DJI Phantom 4 Pro


Aareschlucht. or Aare Gorge, is one of the biggest canyons in the Alps region.  Situated near Bern in the central part of Switerland, it was formed by the glaciation process.  Contributor Jannick_David used a DJI Phantom 4 drone to create this epic aerial video of the massive gorge, which is only about 1.5 km (1 mi) long.  The canyon is fully accessible by walkway, and it's one of the top attractions in this part of the country.  


Canyons do Sul

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Contributor Drone in Art create this spectacular aerial video of Fortaleza Canyon in Brazil.  Not to be confused with the city of the same name in northeastern Brazil, Fortaleza Canyon is situated near the southern end of the country, in the state of Rio Grande du Sul.  The canyon is part of the Serra Geral National Park.  The canyon is one of the more prominent spots in Southern Brazil that are attracting the interest of adventure-oriented travelers around the world.  


Breathtaking aerial views of Karangahake Gorge (4K) /// New Zealand


Contributor theStyleJungle created this amazing drone video of one of the most spectacular sights of New Zealand.  The Karangahake Gorge is situated on the Coromandel Peninsula on the country's North Island.  It offers some of the best hiking in New Zealand, North Island or South.  The canyon was formed by the Ohinemuri River, which is a tributary of the Waihou River, one of the main waterways on the North Island.



Coal Mine Canyon in 4K

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