The 25 most popular tourist attractions in the world

La Sagrada Familia CeilingShutterstock / Semen LixodeevLa Sagrada Familia in Barcelona.

TripAdvisor recently released its list of the most popular tourist attractions in the world.

The list is part of TripAdvisor’s Traveller’s Choice awards, which highlight traveller favourites based on ratings and reviews.

From the impressive Burj Khalifa in Dubai to the stunning Church of the Saviour on Blood in St. Petersburg, Russia, here are the world’s highest-rated landmarks.

25. Panama Canal, Panama

24. Petronas Twin Towers, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

23. Sydney Opera House, Sydney, Australia

22. Chichen Itza, Yucatan, Mexico

21. Wat Pho, Bangkok, Thailand

20. The National September 11 Memorial, New York City, New York

16. Charles Bridge, Prague, Czech Republic

14. The Alhambra, Granada, Spain

13. Notre Dame Cathedral, Paris, France

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

11. Eiffel Tower, Paris, France

9. Cristo Redentor, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

8. Alcatraz, San Francisco, California

7. Milan Cathedral, Milan, Italy

6. St. Peter's Basilica, Vatican City

5. La Sagrada Familia, Barcelona, Spain

4. Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

2. Machu Picchu, Peru

1. Angkor Wat, Siem Reap, Cambodia

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