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User:Army of me/Most Visited Tourist Attractions

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Here is a list of the world's 50 most-visited "tourist attractions" from the (now defunct, I believe) Forbes Traveler magazine circa 2007:

1) Times Square (New York City, NY) 35 million 2) National Mall & Memorial Parks (Washington, D.C.) 25 million 3) Disney World’s Magic Kington (Lake Buena Vista, FL) 16.6 million 4) Trafalgar Square (London, England) 15 million 5) Disneyland Park (Anaheim, CA) 14.7 million 6) Niagra Falls (Ontario, Canada & New York State) 14 million 7) Fisherman’s Wharf/Golden Gate National Recreation Area (San Francisco, CA) 13 million 8 ) Tokyo Disneyland/DisneySea (Tokyo, Japan) 12.9 million 9) Notre Dame de Paris (Paris, France) 12 million 10) Disneyland Paris (Marne-La-Vallee, France) 10.6 million 11) The Great Wall of China (Badaling area, China) 10 million 12) The Great Smoky Mountain National Park (Tennessee/North Carolina) 9.2 million 13) Universal Studios Japan (Osaka, Japan) 8.5 million 14) Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre (Paris, France) 8 million 15) Musee du Louvre (Paris, France) 7.5 million 16) Everland (Kyonggi-Do, South Korea) 7.5 million 17) The Forbidden City/Tiananmen Square (Beijing, China) 7 million 18) Eiffel Tower (Paris, France) 6.7 million 19) Universal Studios/Islands of Adventure (Orlando, FL) 6 million 20) Sea World Florida (Orlando, FL) 5.7 million 21) Pleasure Beach (pictured above) (Blackpool, England) 5.7 million 22) Lotte World (Seoul, South Korea) 5.5 million 23) Yokohama Hakkeijima Sea Paradise (Japan) 5.4 million 24) Hong Kong Disneyland (Hong Kong, China) 5.2 million 25) Centre Pompidou (Paris, France) 5.1 million 26) Tate Modern (London, England) 4.9 million 27) British Museum (London, England) 4.8 million 28) Universal Studios (Los Angeles, CA) 4.7 million 29) National Gallery (London, England) 4.6 million 30) Metropolitan Museum (New York, NY) 4.5 million 31) Grand Canyon (Arizona) 4.4 million 32) Tivoli Gardens (Copenhagen, Denmark) 4.4 million 33) Ocean Park (Hong Kong, China) 4.38 million 34) Busch Gardens (Tampa Bay, FL) 4.36 million 35) Sea World California (San Diego, CA) 4.26 million 36) Statue of Liberty (New York, NY) 4.24 million 37) The Vatican and its museums (Rome, Italy) 4.2 million 38) Sydney Opera House (Sydney, Australia) 4 million 39) The Coliseum (Rome, Italy) 4 million 40) The American Museum of Natual History (New York, NY) 4 million 41) Grauman’s Chinese Theater (Hollywood, CA) 4 million 42) Empire State Building (New York, NY) 4 million 43) Natual History Museum (London, England) 3.7 million 44) The London Eye (London, England) 3.5 million 45) Palace of Versailles (France) 3.45 million 46) Yosemite National Park (California) 3.44 million 47) Pyramids of Giza (Egypt) 3 million 48) Pompeii (Italy) 2.5 million 49) Hermitage Museum (St. Petersburg, Russia) 2.5 million 50) Taj Mahal (Agra, India) 2.4 million

One flaw is that it obviously does not include regions (like the Niagara Falls region, and others that were mentioned by users here).

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