Tourist attractions around the world, for travel destinations in Asia, Europe, the Americas and elsewhere.
Tourist attractions in Africa highlights include the pyramids of Giza, Carthage, Notre-Dame de la Paix church, the national park of Serengeti, and Victoria Falls.
The best tourist attractions in Alanya include the red tower of Kizil Kule, the castle of Alanya, a day cruise to the city of Kyrenia in Northern Cyprus, Aspendos amphitheatre, and Cleopatra’s Beach.
Highlights for tourist attractions in Alaska include Alaska Native Heritage Center, McKinley mountain, Glacier Bay cruise, The Valley of Ten Thousand Smokes, and a visit to a gold mine in Fairbanks.
Highlights for tourist attractions in Alberta Canada include Alberta prairie train, Lake Louise mountain resort, West Edmonton Mall, Stephen Avenue in Calgary, and Calgary Tower.
Tourist attractions in Albufeira include Aqualand, Praia dos Pescadores beach, a pirate ship daycruise, Zoomarine theme park, and the castle of Paderne.
Tourist attractions in Alicante Spain highlights include the old town, Santa Bárbara fortress, Alicante Archeological Museum, San Juan Beach, and Explanada promenade.
Best tourist attractions in Alta Norway include Alta’s prehistoric rock drawings, Alta Museum, Sami Siida village, Norwegian Lapplander culinary delights, and a cruise on the Alta river.
American tourist attractions highlights include Times Square (in NYC), Las Vegas Strip, Magic Kingdom theme park in Florida, Grand Canyon, and Miami Beach.
Highlights for tourist attractions in Amsterdam are the city’s historical canals, Rijksmuseum, Van Gogh Museum, Concertgebouw concert, and Anne Frank House.
Best Antibes tourist attractions include Château Grimaldi Picasso Museum, Port Vauban harbor, Garoupe lighthouse, Plage de la Garoupe beach, and Juan-les-Pins.
Tourist attractions in Athens include Akropolis & Parthenon, National Archeological Museum, the old parliament house and park, Plaka, plus a day cruise to Aegina, Poros, and Hydra.
Auckland tourist attractions include Sky Tower, Sheepworld, UnderWater World, whale and dolphin safari, and the Auckland Museum.
Tourist attractions in Australia include The Great Barrier Reef, Blue Mountains, Sydney’s Opera House, Bondi Beach in Sydney, and the Queen Victoria Market in Melbourne.
Austria tourist attractions include Vienna’s Hofburg Imperial Palace, Mozart’s birthplace in Salzburg, Innsbruck’s Old Town, Graz Museum of Art, and Feldkirch/Liechtenstein.
Top Bangkok tourist attractions include Grand Palace, Wat Phon Buddha statue, Wat Arun temple, Siam Paragon shopping center, and Chao Phraya river cruise.
Barcelona tourist attractions include Antoni Gaudi’s Sagrada Família church, Palau de la Música Catalana, La Rambla boulevard, Montjuïc castle, and Barcelona’s Olympic harbor.
Belgium tourist attractions include Grote Markt in Brussels, Atomium, Manneken Pis, Brugge old town, and a chocolate factory tour.
Bergen attractions include Tyskebryggen, Mariakirken church, Lagunen Storsenter shopping center, Fløibanen funicular railway, and a fjord cruise.
Berlin tourist attractions include Brandenburg Gate, Reichstag building, Gendarmenmarkt, East Side Gallery, and Potsdamer Platz.
Tourist attractions in Biarritz France include Musee de la Mer de Biarritz, Planète Chocolat, Grande Plage promenade, Lighthouse esplanade, and Port des Pêcheurs.
Tourist attractions in Bilbao Spain include Guggenheim museum, the Cathedral of Santiago, Casco Viejo, Artxanda funicular, and the Doña Casilda Iturrizar park.
Bodø tourist attractions include Salten Museum, Cathedral of Bodø, Norwegian Aviation Museum, Saltstraumen’s maelstrom (vortex in the water), and village of Kjerringøy.
Bordeaux attractions include Grand Théâtre de Bordeaux, Place de la Bourse square, Les Quais district, St. Michel tower, and Sainte-Catherine street.
Top Boston tourist attractions include Freedom Trail, Custom House Tower, Faneuil Hall, Boston Harbor Islands tour, and Harvard University.
Best Bratislava attractions include Blue Church of Bratislava, Bratislava Castle, Primate’s Palace, cruise on the Danube river, and Obchodná ulica (shopping street).
Brazil tourist attractions include Iguazu waterfalls, Ouro Preto, Copacabana beach, Rio de Janeiro’s Christ the Redeemer, and Museu Historico Nacional.
Bremen attractions include Marktplatz, Schnoor district, the medieval harbor of Schlachte, Universum Science Center, and the Böttcherstraße.
Brussels tourist attractions include Grand Place, the Atomium, Manneken Pis, Brussels’ chocolate shops, and Rue Neuve shopping street.
Bucharest attractions include the Palace of Parliament, Cismigiu Gardens, Snagov monastery, Bucuresti Mall, and the Romanian National History Museum.
Budapest tourist attractions include Buda fortress, the Hungarian Parliament building, Danube Promenade, Andrássy Avenue, and the Central Market Hall.
Bulgaria tourist attractions include Alexander Nevsky Cathedral in Sofia, Euxinograd Summer Palace, Rila Monastery, Bansko mountain region, and the Sunny Beach on the Black Sea coast.
Tourist attractions in California include Hollywood movie studio tour, Rodeo Drive in Los Angeles, Disneyland, SeaWorld San Diego, and Alcatraz prison island in San Francisco.
Cannes tourist attractions include Promenade de la Croisette, Palais des Festivals et des Congrès, La Suquet Old Town, Musée de la Castre, and the Île Sainte-Marguerite.
Catalonia attractions include Sagrada Família church, Barcelona’s Barri Gòtic district, La Seu Vella Cathedral in Lleida, Cadaqués, and Val d’Aran valley.
Central America attractions include the Great Blue Hole in Belize, Poás Volcano in Costa Rica, the colonial city of Granada in Nicaragua, Panama Canal cruise, and Copán Maya ruins in Honduras.
Chamonix attractions include Mont Blanc tramway, Montenvers railway line, Aiguille du Midi mountain, Les Houches ski slopes, and the Haute-Savoie cuisine restaurants.
Chania attractions include the old town of Chania, Firkas fortress, Venetian lighthouse, Janisarries Mosque, and the Samaria Gorge.
Chicago tourist attractions include Navy Pier, Magnificent Mile shopping district, Museum Campus, Chicago Loop, and the Willis Tower.
Chile tourist attractions include La Moneda palace, Easter Islands, Valle de la Luna, El Tatio geysers, and cruise to the “Edge of the World”.
Tourist attractions in China include the Great Wall of China, Beijing’s Forbidden City, Terracotta Army in Xi’an, Shanghai’s Oriental Pearl Tower, and a cruise on the Yangtze River.
Cologne attractions include the Cathedral of Cologne, KölnTriangle skyscraper, Römisch-Germanisches Museum, Rheinseilbahn cable car over the Rhine river, and Hohestrasse shopping street.
Tourist attractions in Costa del Sol include La Carihuela district in Torremolinos, Malaga’s Alcazaba castle, Casco Antiguo in Marbella, Ronda, and Picasso Museum in Malaga.
Crete attractions include Knossos, town of Chania, Rethymno’s Venetian fortress, Samaria Gorge, and a cruise to Kap Tripiti.
Popular tourist attractions in Dallas include Pioneer Plaza, Dallas Arts District, Fountain Place skyscraper, Reunion Tower, and Shopper’s Alley.
Delhi tourist attractions include Baha’i Lotus Temple, India Gate, Red Fort, Dilli Haat market, and the Akshardham temple.
The highlights of tourist attractions in Dubai include Dubai Museum, Mall of the Emirates and Dubai Mall, Wafi shopping center, Wild Wadi water park, as well a cruise on the Dubai river.
Tourist attractions in Dublin highlights include Guinness Storehouse, The Book of Kells, Dublin Castle, St Patrick’s Cathedral, and The Irish National Gallery.
Dusseldorf attractions include Altstadt, Schloss Benrath, Königsallee shopping street, Düsseldorf-Hafen district, and the Rhine Tower.
Edinburgh tourist attractions include Edinburgh Castle, Arthur’s Seat, Princes Street, Royal Mile, and Scottish National Art Gallery.
Egypt tourist attractions include a cruise on the Nile river, Egyptian Museum in Cairo, Giza pyramid complex, the Valley of the Kings in Luxor, and Abu Simbel.
England tourist attractions include Big Ben, Tower of London, Buckingham Palace, ancient Roman Baths in Bath, and Stonehenge.
Espoo attractions include garden city of Tapiola, Espoo Cultural Center, Otaniemi, Gallen-Kallela Museum, and Serena Water Park.
Essen attractions include Zeche Zollverein, Essen Cathedral, inner city skyscrapers of Essen, Old Synagogue, and a cruise on Baldeney Lake.
Best Europe tourist attractions include Big Ben in Britain, France’s Eiffel Tower, St. Peter’s Basilica in Rome, Venice’s Canal Grande, and Norway’s Nærøyfjord.
Evia attractions include Edipsos spas, Eretria Archeological Museum, Karystos Venetian fortress, Kymi, as well as a day trip to Skyros island.
Best tourist attractions in Florence Italy include Palazzo Vecchio, San Miniato al Monte Basilica, Piazza della Repubblica square, Ponte Vecchio bridge, as well as Galleria degli Uffizi art museum.
Tourist attractions in Florida include Key West, Orlando’s Disney World, Kissemmee Gatorland, SeaWorld in Orlando, and Miami’s South Beach.
Frankfurt tourist attractions include Frankfurt Cathedral, Römer city hall, Alte Oper, Zeil shopping street, and Paulskirche church.
Fuengirola attractions include Sohail fortress, Plaza de Toros bullring, Bioparc Fuengirola Zoo, Fuengirola port, and Mijas Aquapark.
Gdansk attractions include St. Mary’s Basilica, Ulica Dluga (Long Street), Dlugi Targ (Long Market), Green Gate, Gdansk, and the Maritime Museum of Gdansk.
Geneva attractions include Jet d’Eau, Palace of Nations, Cathédrale St-Pierre, Salève cable car, and Lake Geneva cruise.
Genoa attractions include Piazza De Ferrari, via Garibaldi, San Lorenzo Cathedral, Genoa Acquarium, and Chiossone Museum of Oriental Art.
Gibraltar attractions include Moorish fortress, cable car visit to the top of rock of Gibraltar, St. Michael’s Cave & Gallery tunnels, Catalan Bay, and shopping at Main Street.
Girona attractions include El Call & Old Town district, Girona Cathedral, Banys Arabs spas, Museum of Archaeology, and Carrer Santa Clara street.
Goa attractions include Basilica of Bom Jesus, Old Goa, village of Ancestral Goa, Palolem Beach, and Anjuna Beach.
Granada attractions include Alhambra and Generalife, Monastery of Cartuja de Granada, Granada Cathedral, historic Moorish Albaicín district, and a Tapas restaurant tour.
Gran Canaria tourist attractions include Casa Museo de Colón, Catedral de Santa Ana, Puerto de Mogán, Maspalomas sand dunes, and beaches of Playa del Inglés.
Greece tourist attractions include Acropolis and Parthenon in Athens, Rhodes old town, Meteora Monasteries, islands cruise from Athens, and the Parnassos mountain range.
Halkidiki attractions include Poliyiros Archaeological Museum, Petralona’s cave, Akanthos ruins, and Bousoulas beach.
Hamburg tourist attractions include St. Michaelis Church, Hamburg City Hall, Landungsbrücken port, ??Hamburg canal cruise, and Tierpark Hagenbeck zoo.
Hamilton tourist attractions include Dundurn Castle, HMCS Haida, Royal Botanical Gardens, Cathedral of Christ the King, and Wild Waterworks water park.
Hammerfest attractions include Hammerfest Church, Hammerfest Polar Bear Club, Seiland park walking tour, cruise to Nordkapp, and the annual migration of Finnmark’s reindeer.
Hanko attractions include Four Winds Cottage, Bengtskär lighthouse, Church of Hanko, Hanko sand beaches, and an islands cruise from Hanko.
Hanover attractions include Herrenhausen Baroque gardens, Hanover’s New City Hall, Marienburg Castle, Kröpcken shopping district, and Hanover Zoo.
Helsinki tourist attractions include Senate square, 3T tourist tram ride, Suomenlinna, Helsinki Zoo, and Linnanmäki amusement park.
Hong Kong tourist attractions include Symphony of lights, Happy Valley Horse Racing Track, Victoria Peak, Star Ferry cruise, and Hong Kong Disneyland.
Hua Hin attractions include Hua Hin beach, Takiap hill, Wat Huay Mongkol, Hua Hin’s Night Markets, and Pa La-U waterfall.
Hämeenlinna attractions include Birthplace of Jean Sibelius, Häme Castle, Ahvenisto Motor Speedway, Prison Museum, and the Finnish Artillery Museum.
Iceland tourist attractions include Blue Lagoon geothermal spa, Geysir, Gullfoss waterfall, Húsavík whale safari, and Perlan in Reykjavik.
Tourist attractions in India include Taj Mahal, Bahá’í Lotus Temple, Red Fort, Akshardham Temple, and a tour of Bollywood.
Indianapolis tourist attractions include Monument Circle, Circle Center Mall, War Memorial Plaza, Indianapolis Motor Speedway, and Children’s Museum of Indianapolis.
Indonesia tourist attractions include Borobudur, Prambanan, Bali, Ancol Dream Park, and Grand Indonesia shopping center.
Tourist attractions in Ireland include Skellig Michael island (and its monastery), Rock of Cashel stone fortress, Cliffs of Moher, Aran Islands, and the Book of Kells in Dublin.
Istanbul tourist attractions include Topkapi Palace, Hagia Sophia, Blue Mosque, a cruise on the Bosphorus, and Istiklal shopping street.
Tourist attractions in Italy include Piazza dei Miracoli in Pisa, Milan’s Piazza del Duomo, Venice, Rome’s Colosseum and the Roman Forum, and St. Peter’s Basilica in the Vatican.
Tourist attractions in Japan include Tokyo’s Harajuku, Shibuya, and Odaiba districts, Imperial Palace (Tokyo), Fuji mountain, Himeji Castle, and Universal Studios Japan in Osaka.
Jerez attractions include the old town of Jerez, Alcazar fortress, Hammam Andalusí spas, Andalusia Flamenco Center, and Real Escuela Andaluza del Arte Ecuestre horse shows.
Joensuu attractions include the Museum of North Karelia, Carelicum, Market Square, the city’s pedestrian center, and a cruise from Joensuu.
Tourist attractions in Jurmala Latvia include Livu Aquapark water park, Jurmala’s beaches, Dzintari concert house, Ethnographic Open Air Museum, as well as a visit to one of the famous Jurmala spas.
Jyväskylä attractions include Alvar Aalto Museum, Taulumäki Church, Harju Lookout Tower, Kauppakatu pedestrian shopping street, and a Päijänne Lake cruise from Jyväskylä.
Kalymnos attractions include Agios Savvas Monastery in Pothia, sponge (spongia officinalis) workshop, Museum of Marine Life and Findings, Vathis, and the local food culture.
Kaunas attractions include Kaunas Castle, St. Michael the Archangel Church, Kaunas old city hall, Pažaislis monastery, and Laisves aleja pedestrian street.
Kefalonia attractions include Monastery of Saint Gerasimos, Archaeological Museum of Kefalonia, Myrtos beach, Melissani cave, and a day trip to Ithaca.
Lake Garda attractions include a cruise on Lake Garda, Sirmione, Dolomites, Gardaland amusement park, and CanevaWorld Parco Aqua.
Netherlands tourist attractions include Amsterdam’s canals, Museum Square in Amsterdam, Port of Rotterdam tour, Hague’s Binnenhof, and Kinderdijk windmills.
Philippines attractions include Manila Ocean Park, Manila Intramuros, Manila SM City North EDSA shopping mall, Borocay Island, and Puerto Princesa Subterranean River National Park.
Quebec tourist attractions include Jardins de Metis, Montmorency Falls, Quebec City’s Vieux-Québec, Montreal’s Underground City, and a whale cruise from Sept-Îles.
Spain tourist attractions include Royal Palace of Madrid, Cordoba’s Mezquita, and Barcelona’s Sagrada Família church.
Other top attractions in Spain are Bilbao’s Guggenheim Museum and Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias in Valencia.