Travel The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe  

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List Rules Museums, monuments, and other attractions in continental Europe or its islands - no broad cities or countries

This list of the best place to visit in Europe has all the top travel destinations in Europe for new and veteran travelers alike. Whether you're looking for places to visit with kids or the best tourist attractions on your honeymoon, this list has all the top places to visit in Europe.

Looking for the best monuments in Europe? They're on this list. Everything from Stonehenge to the Eiffel Tower are listed in this compilation of best things to see in Europe. Museums like the Hermitage and the Lourve, famous structures like the Colosseum and the Acropolis, and even fun diversions like the Tivoli and Loch Ness are on the list of top places to visit in Europe. If you don't find some of the best tourist attractions in Europe on this list, you might be in the wrong place!

What are the best places to visit in Europe? What are the best museums in Europe? What are the top tourist attractions in Europe? The answers to all these Europe travel questions are here in this list, ranked and voted on by users like you. If you're still looking for more travel tips while touring or backpacking Europe, look up some European travel blogs for ideas. Happy travels!
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Eiffel Tower is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe
France , Paris , Europe

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359 110
The Louvre is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe
France , Paris

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243 80
Palace of Versailles is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe
Clark Benson added France , Versailles

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337 86
Colosseum is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe
Rome , Ancient Rome , Italy

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340 84
Sistine Chapel is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe
Vatican City

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182 61
Piazza San Marco is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe
mrblond added Venice

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295 98
Sagrada Família is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe
Spain , Barcelona , Catalonia

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260 101
Big Ben is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe
City of Westminster , United Kingdom , London

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197 55
Neuschwanstein Castle is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe
AdmiralCrunch added Schwangau , Bavaria , Germany

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162 40
Parthenon is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe
GavrielatosAndreas added Acropolis of Athens , Greece , Athens - Acropolis , Athens, Greece

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176 76
Arc de Triomphe is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe

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102 32
Alhambra is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe
AdmiralCrunch added Spain , Granada

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214 85
Leaning Tower of Pisa is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe
Pisa , Piazza dei Miracoli , Italy

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222 74
Vatican Museums is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe
Vatican City

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207 72
Tower Bridge is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe
United Kingdom

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198 59
Pantheon is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe
Rome , Campus Martius

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173 61
Edinburgh Castle is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe
Edinburgh

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166 58
British Museum is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe
London Borough of Camden , United Kingdom

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106 38
Uffizi Gallery is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe
mrblond added Florence

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137 73
Stonehenge is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe
Wiltshire

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104 20
Notre Dame de Paris is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe
Paris , Île de la Cité

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160 61
Tower of London is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe
London , London Borough of Tower Hamlets

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153 74
Champs-Elysees is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe

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129 52
Basilica of the Sacré Cœur is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe

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159 43
Schönbrunn Palace is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe
mrblond added Vienna

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85 40
Karlskirche, Vienna is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe
mrblond added Vienna, Austria

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124 31
Milan Cathedral is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe
AdmiralCrunch added Milan

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138 40
Saint Peter's Square is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe
mrblond added Vatican City

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165 41
Trevi Fountain is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe

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166 57
Buckingham Palace is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe
City of Westminster , England , London

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93 41
Roman Baths is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe
United Kingdom

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137 49
Cologne Cathedral is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe
Cologne , Germany

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148 55
Museo Nacional Del Prado is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe
Spain , Madrid

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84 39
Kremlin is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe
mrblond added Moscow

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82 32
Piazza della Signoria is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe
mrblond added Florence

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56 26
Kunsthistorisches Museum is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe
mrblond added Vienna

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149 70
Berlin Wall is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe
Berlin

38
88 57
Notre-Dame Cathedral Basilica is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe

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105 39
Musee D'Orsay is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe

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61 12
Westminster Abbey is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe
RobLein added City of Westminster

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57 18
Matterhorn is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe
evilgrin32 added

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91 54
Spanish Steps is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe

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69 37
Frauenkirche Dresden is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe
AngelikaBuschner added

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90 32
Rijksmuseum is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe
Amsterdam , Netherlands

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70 42
Hermitage Museum is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe
Russia , Saint Petersburg

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65 29
Old Acropolis Museum is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe
Acropolis of Athens , Athens

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68 32
Hohenschwangau Castle is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe
Mendrick6181 added Bavaria , Germany

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44 22
Alcázar of Segovia is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe
AdmiralCrunch added Spain

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83 34
Hungarian Parliament Building is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe
mrblond added Budapest

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63 21
Hagia Sophia Constantinople (p... is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Top Must-See Attractions in Europe
sev674475 added Hagia Sophia Constantinople (present-day Istanbul, Turkey) Hagia Sophia from the Greek: Ἁγία Σοφία, "Holy Wisdom"; Latin: Sancta Sophia or Sancta Sapientia; Turkish:Ayasofya is a former ...