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Most visited tourist places in Europe in 2022
The best way to spend the summer holidays is traveling and discovering new horizons that provide us with that feeling of peace and tranquility.
Europe is one of the continents with the highest number of tourists in high season, due to its best tourist places that are the destination of millions of people.
For this reason, on this occasion we are going to offer a detailed list of the most frequented places of interest on the European continent by tourists from all over the world. So that all people know which countries to visit to enjoy the best migratory experience and live magical moments when touring the squares.
The 10 most visited tourist attractions on the European continent
Next, we are going to reveal which are the most visited tourist places in Europe according to tourism statistics in 2022.
1. 'The Eiffel Tower' (Paris)
This is one of the most popular places in the world, where hundreds of movies and streaming series have been recorded. 'The Eiffel Tower' is known worldwide for being one of the most romantic places of all, with the beautiful view of the monument and a beautiful landscape adorned by the infrastructure of the city.
It is the most visited monument in the world, attracting more than 350 million people from all over the world during the holiday seasons.
It is worth mentioning that the site served as the most effective communications antenna during World War II, currently it has had more than 3 modifications.
2. 'Big Ben' (London)
The 'Big Ben' is one of the most visited tourist places in Europe for more than 50 years, being the most emblematic building and clock in the city of London. This has been the largest clock in England for hundreds of years, with a gigantic bell guarding the inside of the building.
The clock has a size of 7 meters and is considered to be one of the most reliable infrastructures in the world and the most efficient clock without less prone to mishap. The 'Big Ben' has suffered various weather disasters and bombings during the war and still has not lost its functionality.
3. 'The Roman Colosseum'
The iconic Roman Colosseum is one of the most visited historical infrastructures in the entire country of Italy, due to the prestigious and mythical battles that took place in the area.
The place has an excellent tourist assistance team that offers tours of all the facilities, including a historical explanation and meaning of the runes.
More than 50,000 people attended this coliseum in the mid-15th century, where they offered their greatest shows. The warriors fighting with great indomitable beasts, hand-to-hand battles and enjoy one of the most glorious sights in all of history. Without a doubt one of the best places.
4. 'Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore' (Florence)
Italy is one of the countries that has the greatest historical beauties and imposing infrastructures since the middle ages, managing to attract the attention of the whole world. The Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore was the place where the Medici settled when they came to exercise their power in Florence.
This was in its time the most important monument in the time of Christianity and one of the most immense churches in all of history. Nowadays it is also one of the most visited tourist places in Europe, boasted by all the secrets and enigmas that there are in each part of its infrastructure.
5. 'Snow Fortress' (Kemi)
The 'Snow Fortress' is one of the most peculiar and impressive places in the world, since it is completely made of ice and snow. The place is located in Kemi (Finland), they rebuild it every year at the beginning of January and each time they make a different theme and infrastructure.
The tourist site is visited by more than 10 million tourists in the winter season, who expect to enjoy one of the coldest experiences of their lives. It should be noted that 'Snow Fortress' is collapsed at the beginning of March, due to the striking rays of the sun.
6 'The Giant's Causeway' (Ireland)
The Giant's Causeway is an infrastructure that was formed by nature, after the geological movements of the country, thousands of years ago. The site allows visitors to enjoy a beautiful view of fine rocks and the best sunsets, you can also see the rest of the city in the background.
La Calzada is made up of more than 40,000 million pillars that are positioned in an octagonal shape, with a technically perfect finish. The place is the source of a large number of myths and legends, one of which reveals that it was forged as a result of the disaster of constant volcanic activity in the past.
7. 'Kijk-Kubus Museum' (Netherlands)
The house-museum 'Kijk-Kubus' is located in Rotterdam, one of the most advanced and technological cities in the Netherlands, it is also known as one of the most visited cities in the world. This museum is one of the most acclaimed architectural works in the world, standing out for its striking colors.
The structure is made up of misaligned yellow cubes, forming a contrast and an optical illusion when viewed from an open angle. It is worth mentioning that, to be inspired by the infrastructure, they took the shape and height of the trees, in a modern and more harmonious version.
8. 'Louvre Museum' (Paris)
The city of love is full of surprises and elegant places to visit during a tour of the region. This is the case of the Louvre Museum, one of the most visited tourist places in Europe, with a visit rate of 50 million people in high season. It is known as the most important museum in Paris.
The Louvre Museum has one of the most valued and emblematic works of art in all of history, and it is the art of Da Vinci 'Gioconda'. It is an underground museum that has a glass dome and inside it houses more than 300,000 pieces of paintings and works that have prevailed for thousands of years.
9. 'The Svalbard Islands' (Norway)
Norway is a country that stands out for its great variety of lakes, rivers, waterfalls and springs that cause satisfaction just by seeing them. Among these places, the Svalbard Islands stand out, a paradisiacal place that offers tourists the best waters of the Arctic Ocean, where they can enjoy endless activities.
Svalbard is the ideal place for lovers of cold climates and adventures on snow and ice, since, in its winter seasons, you can go sledding, skiing and visit ice caves. The fauna of the island is quite varied, we can find polar bears, seals and penguins.
10 'Lake Mývatn' (Iceland)
Lake Mývatn has one of the most beautiful views in the entire region, the crystal clear water reflects the algae and corals found in the depths.
In addition, in the surroundings you can see a large number of mountains and rocky structures that adorn the place, obtaining the perfect sunsets.
More than 2 million people visit the lake during the fall and spring seasons, since, at those times, the climate is ideal to enjoy the development of the flora. Without a doubt, Lake Mývatn is among the most visited tourist places in Europe, captivating everyone with its unique natural beauty.