Travelling became one of the famous hobbies in the recent days and the number of people opting to visit famous tourist destinations in their free time is on continuous rise. This trend was very famous in developed countries in the earlier days, whereas people from developing countries are also following this trend by making travelling as one of their best-preferred activities. For those who want really want to travel but donâ€™t know what the famous destinations all over the world are, here is the list of top 10 tourist destinations.
This list is not confined to one particular category as it comprises of parks, beaches, sport destinations, religious places, gardens, islands, magnificent constructions and heritage sites.
The Top Ten Destinations in the world:
- Pyramids of Egypt
- The Colosseum, Rome
- The Great Wall of China
- Eiffel Tower, Paris
- Madame Tussauds Museum
- Taj Mahal, India
- Sydney Opera House, Australia
- Niagara Falls, Canada
- Times Square, New York
- Lotte World, Korea
Lotte World present in South Korea is one of the best theme parks ever constructed. It is becoming very popular these days as the number of visitors visiting this place is on a constant rise. Everybody wants to visit the Times Square, New York. It is easy to hang out there and it comes in ninth position in our list. One can observe the water falling to ground from 70 to 188 feet at Niagara Falls (which also act as border to America and Canada) and it is more accessible to travel. So we are placing this at number eight.
Sydney Opera House is known for its dramatic cantilevered roof and harbor setting.Â This is the most recognizable structure from Australia and it comes in seventh position. Known as the symbol of love, Taj Mahal constructed by Jahangir proudly stands on the banks of Yamuna. This structure from India can be placed in sixth position undoubtedly.
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Madame Tussaud’s Museum, known for its collection of celebrity wax statues comes in the last position of the top five destinations list. The famous fashion destination Paris has one more significance.
The iron-lattice Eiffel tower positioned in the middle of city makes it a sight to behold.
One cannot forget the massive manmade structure, The Great Wall of China. This structure was constructed 2000 years ago and it comes to third position where as the second place must be given to The Colosseum (A.D. 80) located in Rome.
It is famously known as the ground where gladiators fought for their survival and it can accommodate more than 50,000 visitors easily. As everybody knows, the first place obviously goes to the pyramids of Egypt as the number of tourists visiting these world’s oldest monumental structures is on constant rise.