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Top 10 Tourist Destinations in the World




World Top Ten Tourist Destinations Map
Description : Map showing the top 10 countries with highest travel rate. Disclaimer






#1   FRANCE
France is the most visited country by tourists as the countryis rich in culture and has some of the finest places to see. Villas in France, the French wine and weather make a fantastic reason to see the country.

#2   USA
USA is a top destination for tourists. Holidays in USA are an experience in diversity as the country is diverse in its weather conditions, the composition of the population and the topography.
This diversity has led to people defining USA in their own terms and one can see the states of USA having a distinct identity of their own.

#3   SPAIN
Spain is the third most visited country in the world with more than 60 million tourists visiting it annually. A tour of Spain would include a visit to its famous cities Barcelona and Madrid. Apart from sampling some ethnic Spanish food and wine one can see some of the most beautiful architectural designs on the buildings of Spain.


#4   CHINA
China has grown as a top tourist spot as the people of the country and their unique culture attract people from far and wide. The impressive Great Wall of China and the tasty food of the country make every China holiday well worth the time.

#5   ITALY
Italy an important tourist destination in Europe is a favorite with honeymooners and all romantic souls.
Vacations to Italy are an invitation to spend ones time indulging in the senses be it eating delicious Italian pasta or drinking some of the best Italian wine, seeing Italian art or simply breathing in the scented air of the country.



  International tourist arrivals  
Rank
Destination Country
International Visitors (in Million) 2015
(in Million)
Famous Tourist Spots
Location
1France84.5Eiffel TowerParis
St. TropezFrench Riviera
Palace of VersaillesVersailles
Mont Saint-MichelNormandy
Palais des PapesAvignon
Chartres CathedralChartres
Le Puy du Fou Les Epesses
2United States77.5Times SquareNew York,New York
Central ParkNew York,New York
YellowstoneWyoming
Las Vegas StripLas Vegas, Nevada
Grand Central TerminalNew York,New York
Magic Kingdom, Walt Disney WorldOrlando, Florida
Niagara FallsBetween New York and Ontario
White House Washington DC
Golden Gate Bridge Between San Francisco and Marin
3Spain68.2Real PalacioMadrid
Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba Cordoba
Plaza de Espana Seville
Prado National Museum Madrid
The Alhambra Granada
Retiro Park (Parque del Retiro)Madrid
Casa Batllo Barcelona
The Great Wall of China Beijing
4China56.9Terracotta Army China
Forbidden City Beijing Shi, China
The Bund Shanghai
The Li River in GuilinChina
The Yellow Mountains Huangshan
Victoria Harbor Hong Kong
Giant PandasChengdu
The Potala Palace Lhasa
ColosseumRome
5Italy50.7Walkabout Florence ToursFlorence
Roman Colosseum Rome
Leaning Tower of Pisa Pisa
Capri Island Italy
Duomo di Milano Milan
PantheonRome
St. Peter's Basilica Vatican City
Canal Grande Venice
RomeInLimo Tours & Excursions Rome
Hagia Sophia Museum / Church (Ayasofya)Istanbul
6Turkey39.5Goreme Turkey
Ancient City of Ephesus Selcuk, Izmir Province, Turkey
Hippodrome of Constantinople Istanbul
Cappadocia Central Anatolia
Hierapolis (Sacred City) Pamukkale,Denizli Province,Turkey
Istanbul (Blue Mosque , Basilica Cistern , Topkapi Palace etc.)Turkey
Sumela Monastery Macka, Trabzon
Bosphorus StraitNarrows in Turkey
Hamburger Dom Hamburg, Germany
Miniatur Wunderland Hamburg
Europa-ParkRust
7Germany35Cologne Cathedral (Dom) Cologne
The Berlin Wall Berlin, Germany
Reichstag Building Berlin
Mercedes-Benz Museum Stuttgart
English Garden Munich
Hamburg City Hall Hamburg, Germany
Brandenburg Gate (Brandenburger Tor) Berlin
Marienplatz Munich
Neuschwanstein Palace Schwangau, Germany
Tower of LondonLondon, England
Stonehenge Wiltshire, England
British Museum London, England
8United Kingdom34.4Lake DistrictUnited Kingdom
River ThamesUnited Kingdom
Windsor CastleWindsor, England
The Isle of Skye Scotland
Buckingham Palace London, England
National Museum of Anthropology (Museo Nacional de AntropologiaMexico City
Chichen Itza Chichen Itza
Holkham BayNorfolk
Xplor Park Playa del Carmen
9Mexico32.1Zona Arqueologica Teotihuacan San Juan Teotihuacan
El Arco de Cabo San Lucas (Lands End) Cabo San Lucas
Palacio de Bellas Artes Mexico City
Xcaret Eco Theme Park Playa del Carmen
Palenque ruinas Palenque
Chapultepec Castle Mexico City
Saint Basil's Cathedral Moscow, Russia
Hermitage Museum Saint Petersburg, Russia
Moscow Kremlin Moscow, Russia
10Russian Federation31.3Suzdal Vladimir Oblast, Russia
Lake BaikalSiberia, Russia
St Sophia Cathedral, Novgorod Veliky Novgorod, Russia
Kizhi IslandRussia
Valley of Geysers Kamchatka Krai, Russia



Source : http://www.e-unwto.org/doi/pdf/10.18111/9789284418145

Last Updated on: September 12th, 2017


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