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World’s Best Landmarks For 2017 Revealed

Cambodia’s famed Angkor Wat has been named as the best-rated landmark in the world for 2017, as determined by TripAdvisor, the world’s most popular travel site. Coming in 2nd place worldwide is the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque in Abu Dhabi, followed by the more ancient Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba in Spain.

The best-rated landmark in India is the Taj Mahal – ranked No. 5 worldwide – while San Francisco’s Golden Gate Bridge came top of the pile in America, with a global ranking of 11th.

In at fourth place is St Peter’s Basilica in Vatican City in Italy, followed by the Taj Mahal in India and the Church of the Savior on Blood in St Petersburg, Russia.

Rounding out the top 10 are Great Wall at Mutianyu, Machu Picchu, Plaza de Espana, and Duomo di Milano.

World’s best landmarks for 2017 revealed

  1. Angkor Wat, Siem Reap, Cambodia
  2. Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque Centre, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
  3. Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba, Cordoba, Spain
  4. St. Peter’s Basilica, Vatican City, Italy
  5. Taj Mahal, Agra, India
  6. Church of the Savior on Blood, St. Petersburg, Russia
  7. Great Wall at Mutianyu, Beijing, China
  8. Machu Picchu, Machu Picchu, Peru
  9. Plaza de Espana, Seville, Spain
  10. Duomo di Milano, Milan, Italy
  11. Golden Gate Bridge, San Francisco, California
  12. Lincoln Memorial, Washington DC, District of Columbia
  13. Eiffel Tower, Paris, France
  14. Parliament, Budapest, Hungary
  15. Notre Dame Cathedral, Paris, France
  16. Corcovado Christ the Redeemer, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  17. Big Ben, London, United Kingdom
  18. Acropolis, Athens, Greece
  19. Main Market Square, Krakow, Poland
  20. El Ateneo Grand Splendid, Buenos Aires, Argentina
  21. Temple of the Reclining Buddha (Wat Pho), Bangkok, Thailand
  22. Burj Khalifa, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  23. Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine, Kyoto, Japan
  24. Ruinas Mayas de Tulum, Tulum, Mexico
  25. Sydney Opera House, Sydney, Australia

Best Landmarks in the world For 2017

Dr. Amarendra Bhushan Dhiraj

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CEO and editorial director at CEOWORLD Magazine
Dr. Amarendra Bhushan Dhiraj is the CEO and editorial director at CEOWORLD magazine, the leading global business magazine written strictly for CEOs, CFOs, top managers, company directors, investors, senior executives, business leaders, high net worth individuals, and the most globally powerful men and women.
Dr. Amarendra Bhushan Dhiraj

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