Grand Canyon

The Grand Canyon is a steep canyon about 450 kilometers long in the north of the U.S. state of Arizona, which was carved into the rock of the Colorado Plateau by the Colorado River during millions of years.

The canyon is one of the great natural wonders on earth; in 2018, it was visited by over six million people. It is mostly located in the Grand Canyon National Park, which has been a World Heritage Site in the United States since 1979.

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