11/29/2010 01:15 pm ET | Updated May 25, 2011

24 Amazing Views Of Glaciers (PHOTOS)

There is something simply awe-inspiring about seeing so endangered, so massive and so amazing in person. It could be a large building or a stunning bridge, or in this case, totally fantastic glaciers.

There is something to be said for visiting endangered places and these glaciers around the world fit the bill.

Here are 24 amazing glaciers with up-front and real views.