North America

Chichen Itza

Chichen Itza

Chitzen Itza is an ancient Mayan city located in Yucatan Peninsula in Mexico. The site is the second most visited place in Mexico and in the one of the New Seven Wonders of the World. The most famous construction is the Temple of Kukulkan (often ...

archeological site

28 votes

Grand Canyon

Grand Canyon

For thousands of years, the area of the grand canyon has been continuously inhabited by Native Americans who built settlements within the canyon and its many caves. The Pueblo people considered the Grand Canyon a holy place. The Grand Canyon ...

natural

33 votes

Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls

Probably the most famous waterfalls of the world lies on the Niagara River and on the border between Ontario province of Canada and U.S. state of New York. The Niagara Falls consists of two major waterfalls: higher Horseshoe Falls and smaller ...

natural

38 votes

Calakmul

Calakmul

Calakmul was one of the largest cities of Maya civilization in nowadays Mexico. With about 50.000 inhabitants Calakmul struggled for dominance with the city of Tikal that is located 68 kilometers to the southwest. Its name that means "two adjacent ...

archeological site

11 votes

Mount Rushmore

Mount Rushmore

Mount Rushmore is a 18 m tall sculpture of heads of four former presidents of USA: George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Theodore Roosevelt and Abraham Lincoln. It was sculpted by Gutzon Borglum (and his workers) between 1927 and 1941. There is also ...

17 votes

Statue of Liberty

Statue of Liberty

Statue of Liberty (officialy named as "Liberty Enlightening the World") is a statue standing on the Liberty Island located near New York. It is a gift from people of France as a symbol of liberty and thus many symbolisms can be found. Its torch is a ...

36 votes

Monument Valley

Monument Valley

Being part of Colorado Plateau Monument Valley is located on the border between Arizona and Utah. The valley is famous for many so called buttes (small but very steep hills) with the highest reaching about 1000 ft (300 meters) above the valley ...

natural

23 votes

Lincoln Memorial

Lincoln Memorial

The building in the form of Ancient Greece temples is a memorial of the 16th president of the United States, Abraham Lincoln. There is a large sculpture of sitting Abraham Lincoln inside as well as inscriptions of two of his famous speeches. The ...

38 votes

Jefferson Memorial

Jefferson Memorial

Jefferson Memorial is one of the most notable memorials dedicated to the first presidents (in this case to the third one) of the United States of America. Shape of this memorial is heavily inspired by Pantheon in Rome. The memorial was build during ...

free admission

29 votes

Uxmal

Uxmal

Uxmal is one of the most famous ruins of ancient Maya cities and thus very popular tourist attraction in Mexico. The city with approximately 15.000 inhabitants flourished during the 9th and beginning of the 10th century. The iconic structure of ...

archeological site

4 votes

Major tourist attractions in North America are Statue of Liberty, Yellowstone Park, Grand Canyon, Niagara Falls, but there are many other interesting places to visit in North America.