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Wonders of the World


Detailed wall inscriptions at Taj Mahal. (public domain)

The Wonders of the World category gathers the sites which are generally seen as a Wonder of the World. This includes sites from all the typical Wonder of the World-lists, such as the "Seven Wonders of the Ancient World" and the "Wonders of the Modern World".


Below is a descriptive index of the sites and destinations of the Wonders of the World, provided so far by Please note this list is far from comprehensive; more great sites are getting added each month! You can also view these sites on our interactive map by checking out our Wonders of the World map!

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Taj Mahal



Java, Indonesia

Machu Picchu

Cuzco, Peru

Golden Gate Bridge

San Francisco, US

The Taj Mahal is without a doubt the most iconic site in India. With its white shining marble, the Taj is actually one of the most iconic sites in the world.

Borobudur is the largest Buddhist monument in the world. Many rate it as one of the most fascinating temples ever built.

The ancient city of Machu Picchu is one of Peru’s most famous destinations and the main symbol of the Incan Empire.

The Golden Gate Bridge is one of the most iconic sites in San Francisco and one of the most famous bridges in the whole world.




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Rome, Italy

The Leaning Tower of Pisa

Pisa, Italy



The Colosseum was the Roman Empire’s most impressive building. The ruins of the Colosseum have fascinated people over the centuries with its striking beauty.

This tower is not only known for its beautiful looks, but mainly for its heavy tilt. It is one of the heaviest leaning towers in the world – and for sure the most famous one.










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