Top 10 Tourist Attractions in the World 2015

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5. Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls has the highest flow rate of any waterfalls in the world.


It is actually a collective name for 3 waterfalls – Horseshoe Falls, American falls and Bridal Veil falls, located near the international borders between Canada and the United states. It has a total height of 167 m and average flow rate in 85000 cu ft/s. The Niagara falls are very wide and renowned for both beauty and as a great source of hydroelectric power.


It is one of the favorite spot for honeymooners and is also a major tourist attraction for everyone. Peak visitor traffic occurs during the months of summer. Both Canadian and American governments have developed their side by building gardens, platforms and underground walkways. There are also 2 casinos on the Canadian side of Niagara Falls. The biggest tourist attraction still is the Maid of the Mist boat cruise which operate from boat docks on the sides of the falls.

International tourists: 22.5 million