For a traveller, every destination, every path, every sight, and every vivid encounter with nature becomes a sacred memoir. But, there is something inexplicable, captivating and enticing about monuments, temples and landmarks that make them unforgettable. Each one of the majestic beauties, stunning structures and towering monuments have stood the course of time; to tell the story of a bygone era and the intriguing history. One needs to be there; in real, in person to make it come a full circle.

There are infinite monuments in the world, but as of now, we are settling for 25 stunning ones to help you sort out your travel bucketlist to an extent. Some of these iconic landmarks are so surreal that they will rev up the wanderlust souls.

PS: The list is not in any particular order but strictly based on the visual brilliance


#1: The Grand Canyon, Arizona

Near Tatahatso Point - Grand Canyon No

#2: Mount Rushmore, South Dakota

Mount Rushmore (South Dakota) No

#3: The Little Mermaid, Copenhagen, Denmark

statue of the little mermaid - Copenhagen (Denmark) No

#4: Brandenburg Gate, Berlin, Germany

Brandenburg Gate - Berlin - Germany No

#5: Golden Gate Bridge, San Francisco

The Golden Gate Bridge No


#6: The Colosseum, Rome, Italy

Colosseum in Rome No

#7: Luxor Temple, Egypt

Luxor Temple in Egypt No

#8: Sydney Opera House, Sydney, Australia

The marvelous Sydney Opera House at night No

#9: Taj Mahal, Agra, India

The Taj Mahal No


#10: Angkor Wat, Cambodia

Angkor Wat No

#11: Great Wall of China

The Great Wall of China No

#12: Stonehenge, United Kingdom

Stonehenge No

#13: Arc De Triomphe, Paris

Arc de Triomphe at Night No


#14: Great Sphinx of Giza, Egypt

Great Sphinx of Giza No

#15: Christ The Redeemer, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Christ The Redeemer

#16: Rialto Bridge, Venice, Italy

Rialto bridge, Venice, Italy No

#17: Borobudur Temple, Indonesia

Borobudur, Indonesia No

Cover Image Courtesy: Flickr

So, where are you heading?