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Top 10 rankings
most visited countries
The ranking was researched and compiled by the World Travel Organization and is based on international visitors in 2009.
This top 10 list above ranks visitor count, not travel appeal. For the latter, click Top 10 Best Countries for Travelers.
France. Learn about the Eiffel Tower, Louvre Museum, Versailles, and more.
America. Learn about the Grand Canyon, Met Museum, New York Skyline, and more.
Spain. Learn about the Alhambra, Mezquita of Cordoba, Prado Museum, and more.
China. Learn about the Forbidden City, Great Wall of China, Hong Kong and more.
Italy. Learn about the Colosseum of Rome, Pompeii, Venice's Canals, and more.
England. Learn about Buckingham Palace, Stonehenge, Tower of London, and more.
Its wonders include Cappadocia, Ephesus, Hagia Sophia, and Topkapi Palace.
Germany. Learn about Neuschwanstein Castle, Rhine Valley, Rothenburg Old Town, and more.
Its wonders include Batu Caves, Penang, and Petronas Twin Towers.
Mexico. Learn about Chichen Itza, Palenque, Teotihuacan, and more.