Wonders of the World

The historian Herodotus (484 – ca. 425 BCE), and the scholar Callimachus of Cyrene (ca. 305 – 240 BCE) at the Museum of Alexandria, made early lists of seven wonders but their writings have not survived, except as references. The seven wonders included:

The earliest lists had the Ishtar Gate as the seventh wonder of the world instead of the Lighthouse of Alexandria.

The World Of Wonders


The 7 Wonders Of The Ancient World

Famous Wonders




The Victoria Falls contain the largest sheet of falling water in the world in terms of area

The Great Barrier Reef

CN Tower

Chichen Itza

Old City of Jerusalem

The Aurora Borealis or Northern Lights

Grand Canyon

The London sewerage system's original Abbey Mills pumping station


Golden Gate Bridge

The Seven Wonders of the Ancient World (from left to right, top to bottom): Great Pyramid of Giza, Hanging Gardens of Babylon, Temple of Artemis at Ephesus, Statue of Zeus at Olympia, Mausoleum at Halicarnassus (also known as the Mausoleum of Mausolus), Colossus of Rhodes, and the Lighthouse of Alexandria as depicted by 16th-century Dutch artist Maarten van Heemskerck.

Modified seven wonders of the world

The Great Pyramid of Giza, the only wonder of the ancient world still in existence

The Colosseum in Rome

The Great Wall of China

Hagia Sophia


Machu Picchu

Taj Mahal

Empire State Building

 Great Wall of China Great Wall of China Petra Petra Taj Mahal  Taj Mahal Chichen ItzaChichen Itza 

Colosseum of Rome Colosseum of Rome Christ the Redeemer Christ the Redeemer Machu Picchu Machu Picchu

Bali Bali  Iguazu Falls Iguazu Falls  Amazon Rain Forest Amazon Rain Forest 

Ngorongoro Crater Ngorongoro Crater  Great Barrier Reef Great Barrier Reef  Angkot Wat Angkor Wat

Victoria Falls Victoria Falls  Forbidden City Forbidden City  Bagan Temples Bagan Temples

Karnak Temple Karnak Temple Teotihuacan Teotihuacan Banaue Rice Terraces Banaue Rice Terraces 

Bora Bora Bora Bora  Parthenon in Acropolis Acropolis in Parthenon  Potala Palace Potala Palace

Jerusalem Old City Jerusalem Old City  Terracotta Warriors Terracotta Warriors  Serengeti Migration Serengeti Migration 

Pyramids of Egypt Pyramids of Giza  Nile River Cruise Nile River Easter Island Easter Island 

amazing Cappadocia, Turkey Cappadocia  Galapagos Islands Galapagos Islands  Fjords of Norway Fjords of Norway 

St. Peter's Basilica St. Peter’s Basilica Egyptian Museum Egyptian Museum  Borobudur Borobudur 

Valley of the Kings Valley of the Kings  Hong Kong Harbor Hong Kong Harbor Sistine Chapel Sistine Chapel

Alhambra Alhambra  Louvre Museum Louvre Museum  Canals of Venice Canals of Venice 

Versailles Versailles  Carlsbad Caverns Carlsbad Caverns Mecca Mecca 

Kathmandu Valley Kathmandu City  Metropolitan Museum Metropolitan Museum  Mount Everest Mount Everest

Temple of the Emerald Buddha Emerald BuddhaTem. Hagia Sophia Hagia Sophia  Pompeii Pompeii 

Kashmir Valley Kashmir Valley  Prague Old Town Prague Old Town  Golden Temple Golden Temple

Amalfi Drive Amalfi Drive & Coast Meenakshi Meenakshi  Chartres Cathedral Chartres Cathedral 

Mezquita of Cordoba Mosque of Cordoba  Ummayad Mosque Umayyad Mosque  Dubrovnik Dubrovnik Old City 

Uffizi Gallery Uffizi Gallery  Grand Canyon Grand Canyon  Golden Pavilion Golden Pavilion 

Delphi Delphi  St Basil's Cathedral St. Basil’s Cathedral  Abu Simbel Abu Simbel 

St. Mark's Basilica St. Mark’s Basilica Florence Cityscape Florence Cityscape  Kremlin Kremlin

Varanasi Varanasi & Ganges  Li River Lijiang River Shwedagon Pagoda Shwedagon Pagoda Sahara Desert Sahara Desert  Leaning Tower of Pisa Leaning Tower of Pisa  Baalbek Baalbek 

Mont-St-Michel Mont St-Michel  Topkapi Palace Topkapi Palace  Carnival in Rio Carnival in Rio 

Stonehenge Stonehenge  Angel Falls Angel Falls  Yellowstone Upper River Falls Yellowstone Nat. Park 

Santorini Santorini  Petronas Twin Tower Petronas Twin Tower  Matterhorn Matterhorn

New York Skyline New York Skyline  Marrakesh Marrakesh  Eiffel Tower Eiffel Tower 

Ladakh Ladakh  Niagara Falls Niagara Falls  British Museum British Museum 

Burj Al Arab Burj Al Arab  Yosemite National Park Yosemite National Park  Ayers Rock Ayers Rock 

Chateau de Chambord Château de Chambord  Temple of Heaven Temple of Heaven  Neuschwanstein Castle Neuschwanstein Castle 

Sydney Opera House Sydney Opera House  San Francisco Bay San Francisco Bay  Dead Sea Dead Sea

Portofino Portofino  Hermitage Museum Hermitage Museum  Banff National Park Banff National Park