Top 10 World Tourist Places
The planet earth is filled with countless wonders some are natural while the others are man made. Each representing its uniqueness and its culture and heritage. While planning a world tour, one should always keep in mind these places. Here is a list of Top 10 World Tourist Places.
10. Petronas Towers, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Being the world’s third tallest building or skyscraper, Petronas Towers are located in the capital of Malaysia i.e. Kuala Lumpur. Connecting the two building is a skybridge, which is again world’s highest two storey bridge.
9. The Great Wall of China, China.
The Great Wall of China was previously seen as a symbol of cruelty and tyranny but now is one of the highly boasted wonders of the country. This wall was built over two thousand years ago and is still intact and is a great tourist spot.
8. The Burj Khalifa, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
The only tallest manmade building ever built is Burj Khalifa, having a height of 828 m (2,717 ft). It took less than 5 years to construct this magnificent masterpiece and its cost was about $1.5bn.
7. The Grand Canyon, Arizona, USA.
One of the most beautiful natural landmarks in the world. It is a highly recommended tourist spot, it even has a Grand Canyon National Park. They offer a number of ways you can explore the sites like on foot, via helicopter or vehicles. Although one should be really careful there have been deaths that occurred too.
6. Statue of Christ the Redeemer, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Symbolifying the faith of Christianity the statue of Christ the Redeemer has become one of the most important landmarks of Brazil. The statue is 38 meters long and 30 meters wide and weighs 635 tons and attracts a lot of crowd its way.
5. Eiffel Tower, Paris, France
The city of love and romance has an iconic symbol aka the Eiffel Tower which is the ultimate symbol of love, bringing in tourists from all over the world on daily basis. The tower is 1063 ft tall and is the tallest structure in Paris.
4. Stonehenge, Wiltshire, UK
World’s most famous historical landmark or monument is located in Wiltshire, UK. The historians are shocked and fascinated by this prehistorical landmark, it is 5000 years old. The Stonehenge is affiliated with the supernatural but their purpose is still a mystery to humanity.
3. The Pyramids, Giza, Egypt
When we talk about historical landmarks we can never forget the most astounding of the creations of Egyptian Civilization i.e. the pyramids. The Pyramids of Khufu are the largest ones to be found ever, these perfect shaped structures have been captivating the wanders, historians and architectures.
2. Colosseum, Rome, Italy
Rome is one of those gifted cities in the world that is full of historical monuments but the one that mostly catches the most tourists is Colosseum. This famous amphitheater is nearest to all the major hotels in the city.
1. Acropolis, Athens, Greece
The symbol of Hellenic and Ancient Greek civilization is Acropolis, located in Athens. It has been there in the capital for more than 2500 years now, attracting tourists and leaving them in awe of the mighty Greeks. This one structure has been of uses like mosques, temple, fortress and treasury, etc.