It is very difficult to pick few spots and rank them as most beautiful places in the world. Our earth has so many spectacular and pristine places that refresh our mind. It wouldn't be fair to rank a naturally attractive place over others, which offer an equally breathtaking view.
Beautiful Places to Visit
The length of Grand Canyon is 277 miles and has steep sides along the course of river. The width of this canyon varies between 4 and 18 miles.
Pyramids of Egypt
The pyramids constructed in Egypt are one of the seven wonders. The pyramid of Khufu or the Great Pyramid of Giza is a construction masterpiece and is the oldest among all the Egyptian pyramids.
The Niagara Falls which 'falls' between the boundaries of USA and Canada is one of the natural wonders and offers a great view. It is a popular tourist attraction for people from these countries and also one of the most beautiful places in the world.
The Amazon rainforest in South America accounts for more than half of the area covered by rainforests on earth. This rainforest spreads in nine countries of South America, however, its largest portion (60%) falls in Brazil.
A place called Shravanabelagola located in Karnataka state of India has the world's most beautiful and biggest monolith statue. Carved out of a single rock of fine-grained white granite, the 17.8 m. statue of Gomateshwara is situated atop a hill called Chandragiri.
Creating such a amazing piece of sculpture might have required great efforts. Chamundaraya, the commander and minister of Ganga dynasty is credited with building (carving out) this statue in the 10th century.
It is a mausoleum built by the Mughal emperor Shah Jahan as a symbol of love in the memory of his wife Mumtaz Mahal. The mausoleum is located in the Indian city of Agra and on the banks of Yamuna river.
Great Wall of China
The Great Wall of China is one of the seven wonders of the world and also a construction marvel. This wall stretches from Lop Nur (west) to Shanhaiguan (east). The total length of the wall as per the measurements made recently is said to be 8851.8 km.
Great Barrier Reef
It is a reef system found in Australia that stretches 2600 km long and is biggest in the world with 900 islands and 2900 reefs. Coral polyps are the tiny creatures which constitute the structure of Great Barrier Reef. Owing to the natural diversity that is supported by the reef, it was declared as a World Heritage Site in the year 1981.
Stora Sjofallet National Park
This national park of Sweden falls in the Laponian area. Declared as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO, the Stora Sjofallet National Park covers a total area of 1278 sq. km.
It is an Australian city located on Tasman sea's south-east coast. Capital of the state of New South Wales, this city attracts tourists year round.
The opinion about beautiful places may change from person-to-person. The information presented, should however, provide enough descriptions of the places.