One million visitors or more
Sites that receive one million visitors or more per year (excluding those without entry regulations, eg. cities).
World Heritage Sites connected to 'One million visitors or more':
Aachen Cathedral 1.2 million (2006)Acropolis 2,813,548 (in 2009); linkAmsterdam Canal Ring Anne Frank House 1 million (2007) Ancient Kyoto Kyoto's Kiyomizu Temple (4 Million annually)Ancient Nara Nara's Todaiji (2.5 Million) Angkor 2,000,000 Auschwitz Birkenau 1,400,000 (in 2011); linkBorobudur Central Highlands Adam's Peak: 2 millionCologne Cathedral 10,000 a day on average (ca. 3.5 million a year)Everglades 1,074,764 in 2007Florence Galleria degli Uffizi: 1.615.986 (2007)Fortified City of Carcassonne The two million French and foreign tourists of every
nationality who walk round the three kilometres of
the walls of Carcassonne... (AB ev)Genbaku Dome Hiroshima Peace Museum - 1.6 Million AnnuallyGranada Alhambra: 2 millionGrand Canyon 4,400,000 Great Smoky Mountains 9,000,000 (in 2006)Great Wall 63.7 million between 1987 and 2001 at BadalingGyeongju
Gyeongju is today a major cultural site and tourist destination for South Koreans and foreigners with about 8 to 9 million visitors annually. A great deal of this is due to the city's status as a center of Silla heritage, derived from its former role as the capital of that ancient kingdom. (wikipedia)Ha Long Bay one million in 1990 - 1991 (AB ev)Hawaii Volcanoes Hawaiʻi Volcanoes National Park - 1,612,246 (in 2006)Huangshan 1.34 million in 2001 Iguazu National Park visitation to Iguazu is now over one million
a year (UNEP-WCMC)Imperial Palace Forbidden City: 7 millionIndependence Hall 2,270,314 in 2008 for Liberty BellIstanbul Topkapi Palace - 2 million per yearItsukushima Shrine 2.6 Million Annually Jeju Ilchulbong Volcanic Cone recieved 1.2 million.Jiuzhaigou Valley Over 3 million pa see ""Jiu Zhai National Park, which receives more than 3 million visitors a year at $15 a head"; linkKew Gardens 1.5 million in 2006Kii Mountain Range Kii's Koyasan (1.2 Million)Kremlin and Red Square 1.3 million at the Kremlin museums Mammoth Cave 2 million yearlyMaritime Greenwich Greenwich National Maritime Museum "6. In 2007, the Museum welcomed 1.7 million visitors, the highest ever" Mausoleum of the First Qin Emporer 2.6 million tourists in 2006Mont-Saint-Michel 2.25 million in 2006 Mount Taishan "Between 1996-2001, the total number of visitors stayed relatively stable at 2.1 million people per annum (with some 18,000 foreign tourists)." ; linkMuseumsinsel (Museum Island) 1 million (in 2007)Old City of Jerusalem Western Wall, Temple Mount; linkOlympic National Park 3,100,000 Paris, Banks of the Seine Louvre: 8.3 million in 2006; Eiffel Tower 6,719,200 visitors in the same yearPompei 2.4 million (in 2007)Prague
Prague Castle has an annual average of 1.42 million visitors. Pyramids (Memphis) "millions"Qutb Minar 3,8950,000 Red Fort 2,101,000 (2006)Rome Colosseum: 3.5 millionSchönbrunn 2,600,000 (in 2008)St. Petersburg Hermitage: 3-4 millionTaj Mahal 2,500,000 (in 2006) Tower of London 2.5 million Vatican City Musei Vaticani: 3.5 million Venice and its Lagoon Palazzo Ducale: 1.548.676 (2007)Versailles Three million visitors per year to the museum, while the grounds attract an estimated six millionVienna Stephansdom receives about 3 million visitors a year West Lake 20 million a year! (AB ev)Westminster Westminster Abbey: "over one million visitors a year"Works of Antoni Gaudí La Pedrera (Casa Mile) 2 millionYellowstone 2,800,000 Yosemite National Park 3,300,000 Zollverein ; link
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