46 Most Famous Landmarks in Europe You Must Visit Story

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Introduction

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

Rialto Bridge, Venice, Italy

Venice is known as the city of canals, and the Rialto Bridge is the most...

LANDMARK 24

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 25

Helsinki Cathedral, Helsinki, Finland

Opened in 1852, Helsinki Cathedral is a renowned Finnish landmark. The cathedral sits close to...

LANDMARK 26

Little Mermaid Statue, Copenhagen, Denmark

The Little Mermaid Statue is an iconic sculpture created by Edvard Eriksen in 1913. It...

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LANDMARK 27

Buda Castle, Budapest, Hungary

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

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LANDMARK 28

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 29

Schönbrunn Palace, Vienna, Austria

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

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LANDMARK 30

Acropolis, Athens, Greece

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

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LANDMARK 31

Meteora, Kalabaka, Greece

Greece's Meteora is an impressive rock formation located in the small town of Kalabaka on...

LANDMARK 32

Reichstag Building, Berlin, Germany

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

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LANDMARK 33

Brandenburg Gate, Berlin, Germany

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

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LANDMARK 34

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 35

Grand Place, Brussels, Belgium

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

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LANDMARK 36

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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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 38

Guggenheim Museum, Bilbao, Spain

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

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LANDMARK 39

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 40

Alhambra Palace, Granada, Spain

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

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LANDMARK 41

Belém Tower, Lisbon, Portugal

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

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LANDMARK 42

Pena Palace, Sintra, Portugal

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

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LANDMARK 43

Chateau de Chillon, Veytaux, Switzerland

Geneva is the second most populated city in Switzerland, after Zurich, and has many fantastic...

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LANDMARK 44

Matterhorn, Zermatt, Switzerland

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

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LANDMARK 45

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 46

Charles Bridge, Prague, Czech Republic

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

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Conclusion

Conclusion

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