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Kitesurfing in Dakhla, selfies at Zaryadye Park's boomerang-shaped bridge: Picture-perfect sunset spots to bid adieu to 2019

The sacred site of Ayer's Rock or Uluru is also popular for its spectacular sunset and sunrise.

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Last Updated: Dec 05, 2019, 08.37 AM IST|Original: Dec 05, 2019, 05.18 AM IST
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Visitors enjoy the views from a pedestrian bridge at the Zaryadye Park during sunset in downtown Moscow.
As the sun goes down in the horizon, bid adieu to the year with much gratitude

Are you struck by the same thought on how fast this year has passed by that we are already reading the first edition of the last month of the Year 2019?

Indeed, it is time for year-ender storylines about best destinations to bring the curtains down on an eventful Year 2019.

We look forward to connecting with you to know you better. Please write in to us at economictimestravel@gmail.com about your travel stories undertaken in 2019. Post your best moments on Facebook/ETTravelIndia or tweet your explorations on Twitter @ETPanacheTravel and garner likes on our Instagram page @realetpanachetravel.

Share your bucketlist itinerary for year 2020 and of course, let’s chalk out a New Year resolution list together soon.

EXPLORE THE MALA WALK AT ULURU BASE

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​Sunset view of Ayer’s Rock or Uluru in Australia is vastly popular. The Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park board is unanimously upholding its decision to ban all touristy climbing activities on this sacred UNESCO site since Oct, 2019​.
Sunset view of Ayer’s Rock or Uluru in Australia is vastly popular. The Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park board is unanimously upholding its decision to ban all touristy climbing activities on this sacred UNESCO site since Oct, 2019.

The sacred site of Ayer's Rock or Uluru is popular for its spectacular sunset and sunrise. Inside the Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park, the UNESCO site of the big red rock of Uluru has been drawing tourists for years now. The domes of Kata Tjuta are also spectacular and together these natural wonders are a delight to watch during sunrise and sunset as the rock formation tends to display different shades of colours with the sun's movement. The national park has five viewing areas and many awe-inspiring trails and walks.

WATCH THE SHADOWS OF CAPITOL BUILDING

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​The US Capitol looks amazing by the dusk hour (photograph taken aerially) in Washington, DC​.
The US Capitol looks amazing by the dusk hour (photograph taken aerially) in Washington, DC.

Any visitor to the USA is often asked to pause for a moment during sunset near the The United States Capitol building to witness its spectacular aesthetic appeal. This structure has its own tours that can be booked for viewing form the inside and architecturally fairly impressive. The area it covers is expansive as The Capitol is located on Capitol Hill (toward the East end of the National Mall). While the Capitol Visitor Center is located on the East front at First Street. A guided tour here that completes by sunset hour is recommended.

KITESURFING DURING SUNDOWN

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​Kitesurfers ride the waves at sunset at Dakhla Beach in Morocco-administered Western Sahara​.
Kitesurfers ride the waves at sunset at Dakhla Beach in Morocco-administered Western Sahara.

Trust the adventure seekers who head to the hidden treasure of Dakhla for kitesurfing and absolutely swear by its awesome location. Dakhla enjoys location advantage due to the shape of the peninsula it's on. The Bahia de Dakhla, a flat lagoon which is considered ideal for the sport of kitesurfing the world with constant winds for even beginners. Try surfing during sunset.

SELFIE POINT OVER THE BRIDGE

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Streetlights light up streets around sunset in Moscow.
Streetlights light up streets around sunset in Moscow.

Want to make the most of the sunset hour in Moscow then head to Zaryadye Park. It is the very first new large-scale public park in 50 years. The park has unique features for visitors such as a concert hall, also kids' favourite - an ice-cave. However, it is the boomerang-shaped bridge that attracts people to walk and take the sunset views from here. Visitors here also opt for tours that have guided service to show the botanical collection along with an introduction to the history of Zaryadye district and tales of its construction.

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