Ever wondered What are the most beautiful places in the world to visit? There are many amazing places in Europe, Africa, Asia, America, Australia and even Antarctica.
Our planet earth is so beautiful that it is hard to describe its beauty on just one page. In fact, You can spend all your life travelling still you won’t be able to witness all the beauty of earth. We here tried to compile a list of most beautiful places on the earth. So check out 84 most beautiful places on earth:
Most Beautiful Places In World
84. Mont Saint-Michel Castle (France)
The Mont Saint-Michel castle was one of the major inspirations of the famous Disney castle.
83. Hitachi Seaside Park (Japan)
Kudos to Japan for creating and managing such a beautiful a park, that it became a world famous tourist attraction.
82. Danakil Depression (Ethiopia)
Even though it is the hottest place on earth but it is also one of the most visited place in Ethipia due to its scenic view. Many consider it to be the most beautiful place on the face of earth.
81. Giant’s Causeway (Ireland)
Giant causeway got its distinct look due to its volcanic eruption. Even though it was brought to public attention in 1693 but it achieved popularity in 1960s.
80. Fingal’s Cave (Scotland)
The beauty of the Fingal cave is cashed in by many private companies of Scotland and if you are touring in the country then you must travel these caves at least once.
79. Bryce Canyon National Park (USA)
Many will take it as a Canyon park due to its name but it is more popular for its natural amphitheatres that are very distinct and vivid.
78. Moraine Lake (Canada)
Moraine Lake is one of the most photographed locations of Canada. Although it is not open whole year, still it is a major tourist attraction and is recommended by many popular hikers around the world.
77. Cliffs of Moher (Ireland)
These cliffs are visited by one million people annually increasing the tourism value of Ireland.
76. North Yungas Road (Bolivia)
The 56 kilometre long road is called as the World’s most dangerous road but as synonymous in nature, Everything that is dangerous is beautiful and you can realize it when you are there.
75. Santorini (Greece)
When an Island is ranked as number one tourist spot by world famous magazines such as BBC and Travels Plus Leisure then you can imagine how must see that island will be. Santorini is a major tourist attractions since 1950s.
74. Kalavantin Durg (India)
The Kalavanti Durg is located in the north of Pragalabad in the Indian state of Maharastra.
73. Hampi (India)
Hampi temple is an amazing example of architecture is even praised by Google itself. One of the most amazing places on earth.
72. Ship Rock (New Mexico)
Shiprock is popular among rock climbers and it is very difficult to climb. However due to the beautiful view that it promises on the top, climbers often take the risk.
71. Grand Canyon (Arizona)
Grand Canyon has been depicted in so many movies that it is almost impossible to neglect this beautiful tourist attraction. In fact even President Theodore Roosevelt promoted and praised its scenic beauty.
70. Sea Cliffs in Etretat (France)
The Cliffs of Etretat are adjoined by beautiful beaches thus giving a unique view.
69. Bagan Archaeological Zone (Myanmar)
Bagan is more famous for its cultural sites and if you are a religious traveller then you should surely visit the Bagan Archaeological zone.
68. Pulpit Rock (Norway)
Among all the popular tourist attractions in Norway Pulpit rock is most famous among extreme sports lovers. It has a steep cliff that act as a base for the jumpers to jump off the cliff. It is dangerous but beautiful destination.
67. Angkor Wat (Cambodia)
Angkor wat was build by Khmer King Suryavarman II as a temple dedicated to Vishnu. However by 12th century it was converted to Buddhist temple and is now the largest religious complex in the world.
66. Okavango Delta (Botswana)
Okavango delta received the Honour of being one of the 7 natural wonders of Africa. Due to its historical and cultural value it was listed as a Heritage site by UNESCO. Surely one of the most amazing places in the world that you should visit.
65. Torres del Paine National Park (Chile)
This national park is home to beautiful rivers and gorgeous granite mountain peaks. You will be mesmerized by the view that this park provides.
64. Ajanta Caves (India)
The Ajanta Ellora caves in a Maharashtra state of India are known for their rock cut architecture and are a major tourist attraction.
63. Skellig Michael (Ireland)
Devoted Christians would love to visit the great Skellig which was home to one of the oldest monastery in the world. The monastery was abandoned in 12th century but as it is on an island so it became a major tourist attraction.
62. Trolltunga (Norway)
Trolltunga is a troll spot for hikers. Experienced hikers would surely enjoy the view of Trolltunga as it is a cliff stretched out of a mountain and act as resting spot for hikers.
61. Taktsang Palphug Monastery (Bhutan)
Paro Taktsang is one of those destinations that is not just to explore natural beauty but also to explore one’s soul. The Monastery is located on a cliff in the mountains and is hard to reach.
60. Neuschwanstein Castle (Germany)
If you have seen the Castle in Disney Movie Sleeping beauty then you might recognize Neuschwanstein castle (of which the movie castle was based). It was home of Kings but was opened to public in 1886 and since then it is visited by nearly 6000 people daily.
59. Saint Lucia Island
The Island Country, Saint Lucia is home of some of the most beautiful beaches in the world and if you are on a honeymoon tour then I would suggest you to visit this country at least once.
58. Waitomo Glowworm Caves (New Zealand)
Ever dreamt of traveling into a cave that is full of glow worms and makes it easy for you to explore the beauty of the cave even in dark? Waitomo Glowworm cave makes this possible for you.
57. Ha Long Bay (Vietnam)
Ha Long bay isknown for its beautiful formations of limestones in the water. It was inhabited by prehistoric man some thousand years ago and this makes it an important cultural site too.
56. Sossusvlei (Namibia)
If you ever wished to ride in the Hot air balloons then Sossusvlei is the best option for you. The Namibian government is tourist friendly and you will easily get a hot air balloon to travel on the vast area of Sossusvlei.
55. Mont Blanc (France)
Even though Mont Blanc is popular tourist attraction for its White Mountain view yet it is not advised by guides due to the danger involved. There have been many incidents in past that makes Mont Blanc a beautiful yet dangerous spot to visit.
54. Yangshuo (China)
The Major attraction in the Yangshuo district of China is the rock climbing. There are several location for rock climbing and it is considerably safe for newbies.
53. The Siq, Petra (Jordan)
The Siq leads to the Petra town in Jordan which is known for its rock cut architecture. It is a marvellous example of ancient architecture and people often call it the rose city.
52. Victoria Falls (Zimbabwe)
The Victoria Falls is on the border of Zambia and Zimbabwe and you need a day visa to travel it. Main attraction is the ‘Devil’s pool’ on the edge of the fall and people love to swim in it (despite the risk involved).
51. Giant Forest (USA)
If you love greenery then Giant Forest of USA has a very beautiful spot for you. The forest is known for its large trees. In fact the 10 largest trees in the world are in Giant forest and also it is home of some of the oldest trees.
50. Lau Islands (Fiji)
Lau Islands are group of 60 islands of which only 30 are inhabited. The 30 other islands that have no population are also a major tourist attraction.
49. Mount Washington (USA)
Mount Washington is known for its white cliff and the top is not visible from ground.
48. Furka Pass (Switzerland)
The Furka pass is one of the most popular mountain pass in the world and is subject of several Hollywood movies.
47. Yosemite National Park (USA)
The Tunnel View, The El Captain, Sentinel Dome and Dana Meadows are major attractions of the large Yosemite National park. Of these, El Captain is the most attractive spot known for its mount climbing expeditions.
46. Atlantic Ocean Road (Norway)
Even though it stretches only 8.3 Kilometre yet it is the most beautiful road in the world. It connects the Averoy Island with the Romsdalshalvoya peninsula over the Norwegian sea.
45. The Maldives Island (India)
The Island of Maldives is located on the south of India and it is the smallest and least populated country in Asia. It is a very beautiful island but you should know that its sea level is lowest in Asia.
44. Zion National Park (USA)
The Zion National Park in Utah is combination of Mountains, Canyons, Rivers and Monoliths. It is home to 289 species of animals and birds.
43. Cappadocia (Turkey)
The Cappadocia state is known for its historical values as it was mentioned in many ancient Christianity and Jewish texts. Other than that it is known for its amazingly beautiful landscapes.
42. Mount Kilimanjaro (Tanzania)
Mount Kilimanjaro is part of Kilimanjaro national park and is the highest mountain peak in Africa. However there is more than that as Kilimanjaro provides an unmatched beautiful view.
41. Naica Mine (Mexico)
You can not visit the Naica Mine without permission. You will need a special suit to visit Naica mine else your body will Asphyxiate in the 56 degree Celsius temperature. The major attractions are the cave of crystals and the cave of swords.
40. Ellidaey Island (Iceland)
You will fall in love with the peace that these islands provide. The only visitor of these 18 islands is the Puffin bird and the population is zero throughout the year.
39. Bora Bora (France)
Bora Bora Island is the Hawaii of Europe (It is located in South Pacific though). Bora Bora is known for its beautiful landscape and wildlife. What makes Bora Bora more special is the luxurious resorts. It is expensive as compared to Hawaii but worth it.
38. Banff (Alberta, Canada)
If you are ski lover then Banff is the must visit place for you. It is the largest ice field in the world and provide a scenic view of Rocky mountains.
37. Tajmahal (India)
Tajmahal is one of the seven wonders in world and if you want to see the expertise of human architecture then you must visit this place once in your life.
36. Red Beach, Panjin (China)
The Suaeda Sasa plant is the reason for giving the red beach its unique and attractive look. As this plant can grow in alkaline ground too so this made easy to make the beach red and beautiful.
35. Mount Emei (China)
The Sacred Buddhist Mountain Mount Emei is known for its Buddhist temple on the top. However, it is also known for its vivid sunrise view and also for the formation of clouds beneath.
34. Black Forest (Germany)
Thank god Germany has an easy to spell and pronounce name for this beautiful Forested mountain range. Black Forest is known for its varied lifestyle and the scenic view of mountain and lake.
33. Lake Hillier (Australia)
Lake Hillier is divided from the Antarctic ocean by a thin and long piece of land line. However you can easily swim in this pink lake due and view the ocean too. It has high salt quantity so you can actually float on the lake just like Dead Sea.
32. Galapagos Islands (Ecuador)
These were the islands that Charles Darwin visited and was inspired to give the theory of Evolution. He observed the vast and amazing wildlife (present even today) of Galapagos Island and gave the theory of Evoution.
31. Santa Maria River (Mexico)
The santa Maria river in Mexico is known for its sport attraction. You can river raft in the clean water of Santa Maria.
30. Lake Baikal (Siberia)
Baikal Lake is world’s oldest lake(formed 25 million years ago), world’s largest freshwater lake (containing more than 20% fresh water of world) and world’s deepest lake. These reasons are enough to make you visit this place but god even added beauty to Lake Baikal and made it a lake picked straight from fantasy books.
29. Isle of Skye (Scotland)
The isle of skye was once ruled by Norse kings and this increases its mythic popularity. There are many major attraction on Skye an most popular is the Dunvegan Castle.
28. Dunnottar Castle (Scotland)
Due to its hidden and defensive location, Dunnotar Castle played a pivotal role in the history of Scotland. It protected many important and sacred pieces of jewels. Even now the castle is a major attraction for tourist around the globe.
27. Blue Lagoon aka Geothermal Spa (Iceland)
The Geothermal Spa of Blue Lagoon gained its popularity not because of its beautiful view but also because the spa has cured many patients from skin diseases. It is visited by thousands of people annually and is one of the most visited spot in Iceland.
26. Mount Roraima (Venezuela)
The Mount roraima is in existence for two billion years now and you should know that it plays a sacred part in Local’s culture.
25. Danxia Landform (China)
The Danxia Landform in China is a natural landform that has become famous for its unique and pleasant view. It was formed by sandstones and conglomerates from a process that lasted some 80 million years.
24. Tasiilaq (Greenland)
The whole country of Greenland is a must visit place but if you want to visit and view the scenic beauty safely then Tasiilaq is the best option for you. It is the largest town in the country with a population of 2017. Yes that’s the most population that you are going to see in a town of Greenland.
23. Los Glaciares (Argentina)
If you ever wished to see glaciers closely then Los Glaciares National Park in Argentina can fulfil your dream. It is the largest park in country and there are 47 glaciers fed by a large ice cap.
22. Meteora (Greece)
Meteora which means Middle of the Sky in Greek is actually very popular among masses for centuries. Once there were 24 monasteries built upon the natural rock cliffs but of them only 6 are functioning now. Many have claimed to find peace of mind after visiting meteora, so you should give it a try.
21. Tianzi Mountains (China)
Tianzi Mountains are very sacred mountain range in China. Tianzi means son of heaven and it was named after a farmer who revolted against the emperor. Tianzi offers an amazing view atop that is often accompanied by mist.
20. Great Blue Hole (Belize)
If you are a scuba diver then you already know about this place and it is surely on the number spot in your bucket list dives. For those who don’t know The Great Blue Hole is a sinkhole known for its crystal clear water. It is 184 m deep. There were frequent reports of Shark sighting in the hole so scuba divers should be aware of that.
19. Lake Retba (Senegal)
Yes, lake Retba is Pink. This is because of the Dunaliella Salina Algae that makes the water color pink and also increase the salt content in the water. Due to its high salt content you can float on the water but again the salt content will make your body itchy.
18. Antelope Canyon (USA)
When a Slot canyon is called photogenic then you should know that it is amazingly beautiful. However, Beauty comes with a price and if you are planning to visit the place then make sure that you opt for a guided tour because Flash Flood is a major and deadly problem in Antelope Canyon.
17. Fiordland National Park (New Zealand)
Whenever the name of New Zealand comes into mind we often remember Peter Jackson’s Lord of the Rings. Most of the film was shot in National Parks and Natural islands of New Zealand and if you have seen the movie then you will surely imagine that how beautiful this place might be.
16. Pamukkale aka Cotton Castle (Turkey)
The Cotton castle may no be as beautiful as it used to be (Thanks to us Human Beings) but UNESCO is making sure that the beauty of Pamukkale is intact. For thousands of years people were bathing in the lakes of Pamukkale but now it has been replaced by artificial pools.
15. Hang Son Doong Cave (Vietnam)
Won’t you like to pass through the world’s largest cave passage? Not only it will provide scenic beauty but it can be both a beautiful and scary place to visit. You will hear interesting wind sounds as soon as you enter the cave.
14. Great Barrier Reef (Australia)
What makes the Great Barrier Reef so attractive? The fact that they are visible from space or the fact that they are called as one of the 7 natural wonder of the world or the fact that they are the largest made structure of living organisms? These facts alone lure me to visit this place at least once in my life.
13. Salar De Uyuni (Bolivia)
Salar (means Salt Flat) De Uyuni is major attraction not only because it is world’s largest salt flat but also because the extraordinary flatness of the surface. This prehistoric salt flat will give you an amazing experience as soon as you step on it.
12. Mendenhall Glacier, Juneau (Alaska, USA)
There is a visitor centre managed by the United States forest Service so that the visitors do not face any problem while visiting this amazingly beautiful and natural glacier.
11. Great Wall Of China (China)
The Great Wall of China may not be visible for space but there is hardly anyone on this earth who cannot admire (and fall in love) with the beauty of the Amazing wall of china.
10. Niagara Falls (Canada)
There is more than one reason to visit the beautiful Niagara Falls. First is of course the scenic beauty that Niagara falls provides. Second is that it is a major source of hydroelectric power. So it will be cool to see and know about it. Thirdly , Niagara falls is located on the international border of Canada and America which makes it special.
9. The Pyramids (Egypt)
There has lot been said about Pyramids and their purpose, but keeping all the controversies aside, The Pyramids are actually worth visiting. You should surely see them at least once in your life.
8. Midway Island (Middle of Earth)
You know it is a fantasy land to visit as soon as you read the word Middle of Earth. Midway Island is actually located (roughly) in the middle of the earth. It is exact mid-point between the sea route of North America to Asia and longitudinally too Midway island lies in the middle. Even though it is infamous for the battle fought in World War 2 and also for the increased marine debris pollution, yet it is still a dream land that you would love to see.
7. Ladakh (India)
In India it is a tradition among youngsters (especially bikers) to set a long trip to Ladakh on their bikes. Even though it is part of India, yet Ladakh is a very remote place. The uneven route that is disconnected from the main road makes it very risky place to visit. However, it is worth it in the end when you see the scenic beauty that Ladakh offers.
6. Venice (Italy)
Venice has been one of the most romantic places in the world for over a century now. There are millions of couples around the globe who wish to spend a romantic evening in the grand canal of Venice and if you fulfilled this dream then you are very lucky.
Before you jump to any conclusion and claim that Hawaii is not as beautiful as it used to be, I will say that Hawaii actually still amazingly beautiful. Even though there were reports of increased Human interruptions but strict laws made it possible that the wildlife and natural beauty of Hawaii is conserved.
4. Mount Fuji (Japan)
Can you even think that a Volcano could be a major tourist attraction? But Japan’s holy mountain Mount Fuji is one dream place that you would love to visit. Remember 2014 Godzilla movie, the mountain shown in the background of Bryan Cranston’s character (in the opening scene) is Mount Fuji. It actually looks like a place from the fantasy book.
3. Machu Picchu (Peru)
When Machu Picchu was found, it was thought to be a secret city of Inca civilization. It was due to its hidden location in the mountains. It was brought to human attention only recently in 1911 and this makes it still intact of Human civilization. There are 400K annual visitor to this site but make sure you do not break any law near Machu Picchu as it is conserved by UNESCO and you might face big time if you damage any property.
2. Mount Everest (Nepal)
Mount Everest is dangerous yet beautiful place. Every year this mountain claims half a dozen lives yet the place is centre of attraction of thousands of tourist around the globe. Due to the risk involved in expedition of Mount Everest, it is also one of the costliest places to visit in the world.
The seventh continent is least explored place in the world. This is because of its cold and dry weather all year. Due to no intervention from human being, this place is as it was millions of years ago. This fact alone can attract you toward this amazing place. However it is just unfulfilled dream of millions of people to visit this continent.
Which place do you think is the most beautiful place on the earth?