46 Most Famous Landmarks in Europe You Must Visit Story

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46 Most Famous Landmarks in Europe You Must Visit Story

All tourist landmarks in Europe have a vibrant and fascinating history. This curated list covers...

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Landmark 1

Notre-Dame Cathedral, Paris, France

Paris, usually referred to as the city of love, is one of the most visited...

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Landmark 2

Louvre Museum, Paris, France

Naturally, tourists are enticed to museums. Located in Paris, France, the Louvre is the world's...

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Landmark 3

The Eiffel Tower, Paris, France

The Eiffel Tower is undoubtedly one of the most prominent landmarks in the world, easily...

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Landmark 4

Arc de Triomphe, Paris, France

Another must-visit landmark in Europe is the famous Arc de Triomphe in Paris, France. The...

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Landmark 5

Mont-Saint-Michel Abbey, Mont Saint-Michel, France

Another landmark popular in Europe, especially in France, is Mont-Saint-Michel Abbey. As the name suggests...

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Landmark 6

Palace of Versailles, Versailles, France

Another famous landmark in France is the Palace of Versailles. The Palace of Versailles, located...

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Landmark 7

Big Ben, London, United Kingdom

Big Ben, formerly known as the Great Bell, can be found at the north end...

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Landmark 8

Palace of Westminster, London, United Kingdom

The Palace of Westminster is the official name of the Houses of Parliament in London...

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Landmark 9

Buckingham Palace, London, United Kingdom

Buckingham Palace is located in London, United Kingdom. The Palace has served as the residence...

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Landmark 10

Stonehenge, Wiltshire, United Kingdom

Stonehenge is a prehistoric monument found in the Amesbury area of Wiltshire in the United...

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Landmark 11

Kyiv Pechersk Lavra, Kiev, Ukraine

Kyiv Pechersk Lavra, also known as the Kiev Monastery of the Caves, is an Orthodox...

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Landmark 12

Saint John’s Co-Cathedral, Valletta, Malta

Saint John’s Co-Cathedral is a Roman Catholic cathedral in Valletta, Malta. The cathedral shared the...

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Landmark 13

St Patrick’s Cathedral, Dublin, Ireland

Founded in 1191, St Patrick’s Cathedral is the national cathedral of the Church of Ireland...

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Landmark 14

St. Peter's Basilica, Vatican City

Vatican City is a country that was created for the Catholic religion. Officially known as...

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Landmark 15

Apostolic Palace, Vatican City

Have you ever wondered where the Pope lives? The Pope, being the head of the...

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Landmark 16

The Sistine Chapel, Vatican City

The Sistine Chapel is well-known as the home of Michelangelo’s frescoes. The Chapel is found...

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Landmark 17

Pantheon, Rome, Italy

The Pantheon is a Catholic Church in Rome, Italy. It was a Roman temple commissioned...

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Landmark 18

Trevi Fountain, Rome, Italy

The Trevi Fountain is an extremely popular and famous landmark in Europe. It's included on...

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Landmark 19

Colosseum, Rome, Italy

Today, stadiums and theatres are used to host sporting events and drama shows, respectively, but...

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Landmark 20

Leaning Tower of Pisa, Pisa, Italy

Pisa is a famous city in Italy, mainly because of its Leaning Tower. The Leaning...

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Landmark 21

Florence Cathedral, Florence, Italy

With construction beginning in 1296, the Florence Cathedral is one of the most famous landmarks...

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Landmark 22

Doge's Palace, Venice, Italy

A prolific landmark located in Piazza San Marco in Venice is Doge's Palace. The Palace...

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Landmark 23

The Duomo, Milan, Italy

The Duomo, or Milan Cathedral, is a world-renowned symbol of Milan. It is additionally one...

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Landmark 24

Buda Castle, Budapest, Hungary

Buda Castle, formerly referred to as the Royal Castle, is an ancient citadel for the...

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Landmark 25

Hungarian Parliament Building, Budapest, Hungary

The Hungarian Parliament Building, or Parliament of Budapest, is found in Kossuth Square on the...

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Landmark 26

Schönbrunn Palace, Vienna, Austria

The Habsburg lineage of rulers left an impressive mark on Europe. The Schönbrunn Palace was...

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Landmark 27

Acropolis, Athens, Greece

Greece is a country with many Greek landmarks that attract thousands of visitors. Athens is...

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Landmark 28

Reichstag Building, Berlin, Germany

One of the most impressive landmarks in Berlin and Europe is the Reichstag Building. The...

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Landmark 29

Brandenburg Gate, Berlin, Germany

When you are in Berlin, Germany for 4 days, the Brandenburg Gate is a place...

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Landmark 30

Neuschwanstein Castle, Bavaria, Germany

In Bavaria, Germany is the Neuschwanstein Castle, a 19th-century palace that served as inspiration for...

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Landmark 31

Grand Place, Brussels, Belgium

The central square in Brussels, the capital of Belgium, is aptly named the Grand Place...

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Landmark 32

Mosque-Cathedral of Cordoba, Cordoba, Spain

Another UNESCO World Heritage Site is the Mosque-Cathedral of Cordoba. It is a must-see even...

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Landmark 33

Royal Palace of Madrid, Madrid, Spain

Like the UK royal family residing in Buckingham Palace in the UK, the Spanish royal...

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Landmark 34

Guggenheim Museum, Bilbao, Spain

Guggenheim Museum Bilbao is one of the notable museums in Spain. It is located in...

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Landmark 35

Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, Barcelona, Spain

Sagrada Familia is a Gaudi-designed catholic basilica that has been under construction for hundreds of...

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Landmark 36

Alhambra Palace, Granada, Spain

The Alhambra Palace is one of the most famous landmarks in Spain, and it is...

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Landmark 37

Belém Tower, Lisbon, Portugal

There are many landmarks to see in Lisbon, so if you plan to travel to...

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Landmark 38

Pena Palace, Sintra, Portugal

Pena Palace and Park, or Parque e Palácio da Pena, is located in Sintra on...

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Landmark 39

Chateau de Chillon, Veytaux, Switzerland

Geneva is the second most populated city in Switzerland, after Zurich but before Bern, and...

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Landmark 40

Matterhorn, Zermatt, Switzerland

This natural landmark in Europe is part of the Alps mountain range. It is located...

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Landmark 41

Prague Castle, Prague, Czech Republic

Prague Castle is one of the biggest castles in the world, covering over 70,000 square...

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Landmark 42

Charles Bridge, Prague, Czech Republic

The Charles Bridge was constructed under the supervision of King Charles IV. Construction started in...

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Landmark 43

St. Basil’s Cathedral, Moscow, Russia

The most beautiful cathedral in Russia is undoubtedly St. Basil's Cathedral, which, of course, would...

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Landmark 44

The State Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg, Russia

The State Hermitage Museum represents an art and culture museum located in St. Petersburg, Russia...

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Landmark 45

Church of the Saviour on Spilled Blood, St. Petersburg, Russia

Built to be an orthodox church in St. Petersburg, the Church of the Savior on...

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Landmark 46

Peterhof Palace, St. Petersburg, Russia

Peterhof Palace is a place and garden complex found in St. Petersburg, Russia. The complex...

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