Lonely Planet, the world’s leading travel guide publisher, brings you the world…ranked. What will be number 1, you ask? We have the answer.
This compilation of the 500 most unmissable sights and attractions in the world has been ranked by Lonely Planet’s global community of travel experts, so big name mega-sights such as the Eiffel Tower and the Taj Mahal battle it out with lesser-known hidden gems for a prized place in the top 10, making this the only bucket list you’ll ever need. This definitive wish list of the best places to visit on earth is packed with insightful write-ups and inspiring photography to get you motivated to start ticking off your travel list. What’s your number 1?
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From the Publisher
Our List of the 500 Best Places to See… Ranked
What is the single most amazing sight in the world?
For the first time, Lonely Planet’s Travel experts have the answer. We’ve ranked the best mage-sights and hidden gems in a definitive wish list of the 500 best places to visit on earth.
We decided, now so should you. What’s your favorite?
The world’s most awe-inspiring, jaw-dropping, life-changing destinations… ranked
#5. Taj Mahal, India
#76 Lake Bled, Slovenia
#107. Potala Palace, Tibet
#260. Chateau de Chenonceau, France