The world is full of beautiful places some of them are naturally beautiful, and some are created by humans. In this article, we are going to present a list of Top 10 most beautiful places in the world. It was challenging to make a list of top 10 beautiful places, but we have created it with best of our knowledge. We have included all kind of places in this list such as Castle, national park, beach, waterfall and island. We hope this list will help you to enjoy your dream vacation.
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10. Neuschwanstein Castle, Germany
Neuschwanstein is a nineteenth-century castle which was open to the public in 1886 after the death of King Ludwig. It is an inspiration for the Disneyland’s Sleeping Beauty Castle. Neuschwanstein Castle has appeared in several movies such as The Great Escape and Chitty Chitty Bang Bang. Around 6000 tourist per day visits this castle in summers. Neuschwanstein Castle is one of the most popular castles in Europe. The castle remains open all over the year, but in July and August, it is extremely crowded. The castle always looks beautiful, but snowfall can add an extra edge to your photographs.
Thailand is a magical place where you can spend your day around beautiful beaches, island, rock climbing or can explore vast cave system. Thailand is a major tourist destination in Southeast Asia because of its fascinating culture, tropical climate, mountains, beautiful beaches, and food. Bangkok, Pattaya, and Ayutthaya are the major tourist destination in Thailand. Pattaya is famous for its nightlife. Beautiful beaches of Thailand attracts tourist from all over the world. Millions of tourist fly into the country every year in spite of that its cultural integrity remains undamaged.
8. Torres Del Paine Patagonia, Chile
Torres Del Paine Patagonia is a national park in Chile which has beautiful glaciers, mountains, rivers, and lakes. Torres is considered as one of the largest and most visited parks in Chile which attracts tourists from all over the world. W Trek and Paine Circuit are the most popular routes for hiking. You can see a diverse array of birds, foxes, pumas, and guanacos. If you are a nature lover, you can see the unique flora and fauna at Torres Del Paine Patagonia.
7. Taj Mahal, India
Taj Mahal is a marvelous white marble mausoleum on the bank of Yamuna River in Agra. Taj Mahal was built by Mughal emperor, Shah Jahan in 1632 in the memory of his beautiful wife, Mumtaz Mahal. Taj Mahal is built in a 42-acre complex which includes a mosque, guest house, and a garden. Around 20,000 artisans constructed this masterpiece under the guidance of Ustad Ahmad Lahauri. Intricate patterns and translucency on the marble are incredible. Taj Mahal is one of the Seven Wonders of the World and designated as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. At the time of sunset, you can have a great view of Taj Mahal.
6. Giza Pyramids, Egypt
Great Pyramid of Giza is the oldest and largest pyramid in Giza pyramid complex, and it is one of the seventh wonders of the world. The Great Pyramid of Giza was built as a tomb in a period of 10 to 20 years around 2560 BC for Egyptian Pharaoh Khufu. The Great Pyramid of Giza is a true masterpiece which is built precision construction techniques that cannot be replicated by modern technology. It is estimated that the pyramid has around 2,300,000 stone blocks and each stone have weight from 2 to 30 tons. Best time to visit Pyramid of Giza is October to April when weather conditions are the most pleasant.
5. Amazon River
Amazon is the largest river in the world by discharge and length. It also accommodates the largest rainforest in the world which represents more than half of the total rainforest of the world. Incredible biodiversity and natural beauty of Amazon River attracts tourists from all over the world. The climate of Amazon is humid and tropical all over the years. June to December is the dry season features high temperature and lower water levels. This period is ideal for hiking and rainy season from January to May is the best time to see wildlife and boat tours. You can find hundreds of boats from luxury to budget for Amazon River cruise. You can also find one of the best white water rafting at Amazon.
4. Victoria Falls, Zambia / Zimbabwe
Victoria Falls is the largest waterfall in the world; it is on the Zambezi River at the border of Zambia and Zimbabwe. CNN included it in the list of the Seven Natural Wonders of the world. The width of Victoria Falls is 1,708 meters and height is 108 meters. It is the largest sheet of falling water in the world. In the time of full moon, the light of moon produces a lunar rainbow which is a fantastic experience for visitors. Victoria Falls is an excellent place for the thrill seekers and natural beauty lovers. Some popular adventure activities at Victoria Falls are white water rafting, jungle safari; walk with a lion, bungee jumping, scenic helicopter flights, Devil’s Pool, etc. Devil’s Pool is enclosed by rocks where you can walk along the fall in dryer season. Rock will keep you from falling from the 100-meter height.
3. Longsheng Rice Terrace, China
Longsheng Rice Terrace is one of the most fantastic scenery of China. It looks beautiful when the sun reflects the water of paddy fields. Longji or Dragon’s Back is a festival that is celebrated when the harvest is ripe. Rice terrace are into hillsides, and they look like amphitheaters or ribbons when wind round. Best time to visit rice terrace is spring and autumn especially May and October. Main highlights to visit this place are rice terrace sceneries, ancient villages, and culture, photography, and hiking. The most popular rice terrace fields are around Ping’a village and in Jinkeng area. Dragon Backbone’s Rice Terraces is the most fantastic terrace in China which is the symbol of profound wisdom and strenuous labor of Zhuang people.
2. Kauai, Hawaii
Kauai is the oldest Hawaiian Islands. It is also known as the Garden Isle. Kauai is the ultimate travel destination in Hawaii which is famous for its natural beauty, beaches, hikes, and resorts. You can enjoy the sunbath on white powdered shores, wildlife, and coral at Kauai. Kauai is the least commercially developed island with more than 60 blissful beaches. Some of the beaches have child-friendly tidal pools, and some are perfect for water sports. Hawaii’s shores are highly dangerous so before you head to a beach check the weather forecast and ocean condition. Polihale State Park, Tunnels Beach, and Poipu Beach are the most famous beaches of Kauai Island.
1. Bora Bora, French Polynesia
Bora Bora is an island in the western part of French Polynesia. It is surrounded by lagoon and barrier reefs. Reef ecosystem limits the waves and creates a protective environment. Bora Bora Island was a volcano, and now in the central part of the island, there are two dormant volcano peaks, Mount Pahia and Mount Otemanu. Bora Bora is a popular international tourist destination which is famous for aqua-centric luxury resorts and scuba diving. Bora Bora Island is an activity giant which offers 4×4 safaris, diving in the natural underwater park, shark feeding, sunbath and swims at white sandy beaches, etc. It is a prime romantic spot where you can enjoy an intimate midnight dinner.
These are the places where everyone at least once wants to go. When you visit a new location, it refreshes you and fills you with new energy. The list is full of different kind of places where you can enjoy a romantic or adventurous vacation with your friends, family and loved ones.