The best sights in the world
Are you thinking about where your next trip should go? Do you like to travel to foreign cities, countries and continents and want to see something of the world? We also. We have compiled some of the best sights in the world for you. Compact with information and photos. The website is regularly expanded and supplemented.
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Sights around the world
Whether in Europe, North America or South America, Africa, Asia or Australia. The most interesting places and sights can be found all over the world. Every region and every country has its own cultural and natural treasures. Each of them is worth a trip in and of itself. Because the different sights of the world are the highlights for many vacationers.
UNESCO World Heritage Site
Many of the sights are already part of the UNESCO World Heritage. A distinction is made between monuments, ensembles and sites (UNESCO world cultural heritage) as well as natural structures, geological and physiographic manifestations and natural sites (UNESCO world natural heritage). The World Heritage Committee has been deciding on inclusion in the list of goods worthy of protection since 1978.
Overview of the best sights in the world
We want to give you a little insight and introduce some of the best sights. The sights are shown compactly. In addition to a few facts about the sights themselves, you will receive important information such as the location, opening times, information about admission and the best way to book tickets and tours to the attraction. You will also receive pictures of the sight. Unless otherwise stated, all photos and images of the sights have been created by the author himself.
We visited most of these attractions on city trips. That is why you will also find the best sights for the cities compiled in a compact form. And there are always new sights and cities. Let yourself be inspired and plan your next city trip.
Below you can see the top 20 most wanted sights on our site.
Top 20 sights & activities worldwide
- Fahrt mit der Eléctrico 28 (Europa , Lissabon , Portugal ) 497 views | under Europa , Lissabon , Portugal
Ein wichtiges Wahrzeichen und Sehenswürdigkeit von Lissabon sind die kleinen gelben Straßenbahnen, welche Einheimische und Besucher durch die Hauptstadt transportieren. Die Linie 28E verbindet die Stadtteile Alfama, Baixa und Lapa der Lissaboner Innenstadt mit dem Stadtteil Prazeres. Eine Fahrt mit der Straßenbahn ist ein Muss bei einem Lissabon Städtetrip.
- Louvre Museum (Europe , France , Paris ) 487 views | under Europe , France , Paris
With more than 380,000 objects, the Louvre Art Museum in Paris is one of the most important museums in the world and one of the most important sights in Paris. Almost 10 million visitors visit the museum every year. This makes the Musée du Louvre the largest and most visited art museum in the world and, alongside the Eiffel Tower, one of the most important landmarks in Paris.
- Eiffel Tower (Europe , France , Paris ) 430 views | under Europe , France , Paris
The 324 meter high Eiffel Tower in Paris is one of the most visited landmarks in the world and one of the best sights in Paris. The iron lattice tower was built as a monumental entrance portal and observation tower for the World Exhibition to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the French Revolution.
- Fisherman’s Bastion (Budapest , Europe , Hungary ) 293 views | under Budapest , Europe , Hungary
One of the most important sights in Budapest is the Fisherman's Bastion on Castle Hill in Buda. The neo-Romanesque monument was built from 1895 to 1902 and is used as a viewing terrace on the Danube and Pest.
- Victor Emmanuel Monument (Europe , Italy , Rome ) 283 views | under Europe , Italy , Rome
An important sight of the city of Rome is the National Monument to Victor Emmanuel (Monumento Nazionale a Vittorio Emanuele II) between Piazza Venezia and the Roman Forum.
- Arc de Triomphe de l’Étoile (Europe , France , Paris ) 271 views | under Europe , France , Paris
At the end of the Champs-Elysées on the Place Charles de Gaulle is the Arc de Triomphe de l’Étoile, a landmark of the metropolis of Paris. In addition to the Eiffel Tower and the Louvre, the Triumphal Arch is one of the most important sights in Paris. Here you will find information for your visit.
- Times Square (New York , North America , United States of America ) 269 views | under New York , North America , United States of America
One of the most important sights in New York is Times Square in Manhattan. It is the most visited place in Manhattan and one of the most popular tourist attractions in New York. Broadway in New York is the musical and theater mile. We give you all the important information about the place.
- Berlin TV tower (Berlin , Europe , Germany ) 265 views | under Berlin , Europe , Germany
The Berlin TV tower is one of the ten most popular sights in Germany and therefore one of the must-see sights in Berlin. It is one of the trademarks of Berlin and, as a symbol of Berlin, shapes the city's skyline. From the television tower you can discover the whole city. Here you can get information and tickets for the TV tower.
- Sacré-Coeur de Montmartre (Europe , France , Paris ) 240 views | under Europe , France , Paris
In the Montmartre district in Paris you will find the Sacré-Cœur de Montmartre Basilica. The gleaming white church can be seen from afar and is one of the most important landmarks and most visited sights in Paris. Here you can find information about the attraction.
- Reichstag (Berlin , Europe , Germany ) 216 views | under Berlin , Europe , Germany
In the Reichstag in Berlin you can watch the German Bundestag at work. The Reichstag building is located on the Platz der Republik in Berlin and has been the seat of the German Bundestag since 1999. The dome and roof terrace of the Reichstag building can be viewed free of charge. The Reichstag, built between 1884 and 1894, is undoubtedly one of the most important and best sights in Germany. Here you can find information about the Reichstag in Berlin.
- Notre-Dame de Paris cathedral (Europe , France , Paris ) 205 views | under Europe , France , Paris
A true masterpiece of the Gothic and one of the most visited attractions in the city of Paris is the Notre-Dame de Paris Cathedral. With its characteristic silhouette, it is located in the historic center of Paris on the eastern tip of the Seine island Île de la Cité. Here you can find information about the attraction.
- Statue of Liberty (New York , North America , United States of America ) 199 views | under New York , North America , United States of America
The New York Statue of Liberty is one of the most important landmarks and sights in New York. With a total height of 92.99 meters, it is one of the tallest statues in the world. Here you can find information about the attraction.
- Elbphilharmonie (Europe , Germany , Hamburg ) 196 views | under Europe , Germany , Hamburg
Since its completion in 2016, the Elbphilharmonie in Hamburg has been one of the most important sights and landmarks in the city of Hamburg. It is located in HafenCity, a district of Hamburg on the right bank of the North Elbe.
- New palace (Europe , Germany , Potsdam ) 191 views | under Europe , Germany , Potsdam
The New Palace located on the west side of Park Sanssouci is one of the great sights of Sanssouci Park. In this article we would like to introduce you to the baroque palace, which is also known as the “Fanfaronade”.
- Brandenburg Gate (Berlin , Europe , Germany ) 183 views | under Berlin , Europe , Germany
The Brandenburg Gate, one of Berlin's most important landmarks and one of the best sights in Germany. As a symbol of the unity of Germany, the only surviving city gate in Berlin is of supraregional significance. Here you can get information as well as tickets and tours to the Brandenburg Gate.
- Cortile del Belvedere Rome (Europe , Italy , Rome ) 177 views | under Europe , Italy , Rome
The Cortile del Belvedere is one of the most important architectural works of the High Renaissance and one of the sights in Rome. The Belvedere Courtyard in the Vatican Palace in Rome was designed by Donato Bramante and offers a wonderful view of the old St. Peter's Basilica. It can be visited together with the Vatican Museums.
- Pink Street (Europa , Lissabon , Portugal ) 171 views | under Europa , Lissabon , Portugal
Rua Nova do Carvalho im Stadtviertel Cais do Sodré gehört zu den Sehenswürdigkeiten der Stadt Lissabon. Die Straße ist besser bekannt als Pink Street. Den Namen erhielt sie - na klar - durch die Farbe der Straße. Bei Touristen ist die Straße beliebt aufgrund der Bars und Restaurants.
- Reeperbahn (Europe , Germany , Hamburg ) 171 views | under Europe , Germany , Hamburg
The 930 m long Hamburg Reeperbahn is one of the most visited attractions in the city of Hamburg. It is an entertainment and red light district in the Hamburg district of St. Pauli. The street achieved world fame through the films by Hans Albers and Freddy Quinn in the 1950s. The Reeperbahn runs from the Millerntor westwards to the Nobistor, and then turns into Königstraße.
- Obelisk of Luxor (Europe , France , Paris ) 168 views | under Europe , France , Paris
The Egyptian obelisk of Luxor stands on the Place de la Concorde in Paris and is one of the city's main attractions. The monolith, which was made of granite in the 13th century BC. At the time of Ramses II was made is 23.50 meters high. He stood in the Temple of Luxor until 1831. This piece of Egyptian art has been centrally located in Paris since 1836.
- Statue of Liberty (Budapest , Europe , Hungary ) 164 views | under Budapest , Europe , Hungary
The Statue of Liberty on Gellért Hill in Budapest is one of the most important sights in the city. It was erected in honor of the soldiers who liberated the country in World War II and stands in front of the citadel in the Buda district. A female figure is shown holding a palm frond in the sky above her. It is clearly visible from anywhere in the city.
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