Top 10 Destinations World 2017 TripAdvisor® Travelers’ Choice Awards
Bali, Indonesia, is #1 in the world. TripAdvisor® community revealed these top 10 destinations for 2017, based on reviews and traveler booking interest, gathered over a 12-month period.
Here are the top 10 favorite travel destinations for 2017 and the least expensive month to visit, based on combined hotel and airfare pricing data for March 1 – August 31, 2017 on TripAdvisor®.
1. Bali, Indonesia
First in the list is Bali, where every experience is memorable. It is a popular destination for both adventurers and those in need of a little relaxation. The waters off the coast of Bali’s white beaches are an ideal spot for diving, while the dense jungles, teeming with monkeys and hidden stone temples, call out for exploration.
2. London, United Kingdom
London is one of the most vibrant, diverse and exciting cities with some of the world’s best sights, attractions and activities. It is also the second most visited cities in the world in the Mastercard 2016 Global Destination Cities Index. So, it is really not surprising that London is one of the top 10 destinations in TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice Awards.
3. Paris, France
The next on the list of the top 10 destinations in TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice Awards is Paris. Everyone who is visiting for the first time probably has the same list of major attractions to hit: The Louvre, Notre Dame, The Eiffel Tower, etc. Just make sure you leave some time to wander the city’s grand boulevards and eat in as many cafes, bistros and brasseries as possible.
4. Rome, Italy
For over 2,500 years, emperors, popes, artists, and common citizens have left their mark in this cosmopolitan city. It is a real-life collage of piazzas, open-air markets, and astonishing historic sites such as the Forum and the Colosseum. Rome is one of the most visited cities in the world and also one of the top 10 destinations in TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice Awards.
5. New York City, United States
The beloved Big Apple offers something for every type of traveler, from Broadway shows to some of the world’s most iconic attractions.
6. Crete, Greece
At the 6th position in the top 10 destinations TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice Awards, is Crete. It is Greek largest Isle and also one of the most distinctive, with its own unmistakable culture, landscape, and mythological history.
7. Barcelona, Spain
Barcelona not only have gorgeous beaches and lively nightlife but also Europe’s best-preserved Gothic Quarter, as well as amazing architectural works by Gaudi.
8. Siem Reap, Cambodia
Siem Reap is the gateway to the ruins of Angkor, the seat of the Khmer kingdom from the 9th–15th centuries. You will find some of the most amazingly well-preserved ancient temples. And some said even if you have the worst jet lag ever, drag yourself out of bed to be at Angkor archaeological Park when it opens as the sunrise over Angkor Wat is worth losing sleep for.
9. Prague, Czech Republic
Prague is the capital and the largest city of the Czech Republic. It continues to captivate international visitors with its fairy-tale cityscape, solid cultural heritage and perfect pilsner. It is also #20 in Mastercard most visited cities in the world.
10. Phuket, Thailand
Finally, Phuket, one of the most popular tourist attractions of Thailand and also one of the top 10 destinations in TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice Awards. As a result of its magnificent long white beaches and crystal-clear waters, Phuket entices many travellers to visit her again and again.
For the complete list from the 2017 Travelers’ Choice awards for the Top 25 Destinations — World, click here.
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