Top Ten Most Famous Cities In the World

The Top Ten Most Famous Cities In the World

1 London (England) London is the capital and most populous city of England and the United Kingdom. Standing on the River Thames in the south eastern part of the island of Great Britain, London has been a major settlement for two millennia.

I live in London and think it is such a great city one of the best and am really thankful to be living there for the bast 15 years.

One of the greatest cities in the world. Very famous and millions of people visit it every year.Lucky it is on first place.

1. London
2. Tokyo
3. New York City
4. Rome
5. Paris
6. San Francisco
7. Shanghai
8. Tornoto
9. Moscow
10. Mexico City

Is it famous? Then I'm visiting it.

2 New York (USA)

Definitely a movie star city. I see more movies set in New York than in LA.

My dream city. I have visited at least 8 times.

Incredibly popular in movies

Great city great history

3 Paris (France) Paris is the capital and most populous city of France, with an area of 105 square kilometres and an official estimated population of 2,140,526 residents as of 1 January 2019. Since the 17th century, Paris has been one of Europe's major centres of finance, diplomacy, commerce, fashion, science, and the more.

I knew where this was before most American cities, and I'm American!

Definitely more famous than nyc

Emblem of chic culture

Paris of course, city of Lumieres. The Romantic city.

4 Tokyo (Japan) Tokyo, officially Tokyo Metropolis, one of the 47 prefectures of Japan, has served as the Japanese capital since 1869. As of 2018, the Greater Tokyo Area ranked as the most populous metropolitan area in the world.

Model for metropolitan life

5 Rome (Italy)

Throughout history easily the most famous, nothing else comes close. First city to hit a million people about 2000 years ago. Not a single city managed to do that for 1800 years!

London is not called London Empire. It is the UK capital. I have been to Rome twice and it's amazing. It's an awesome city, the history! How can you compare it?

Eternal City, City on 7 Hills, All roads lead to Rome, Heart of the Empire

It has to be Rome, naturally. I never heard of a London Empire.

6 Beijing (China)
7 Moscow (Russia)
8 Los Angeles (USA)

This also includes Hollywood, Malibu, Santa Monica, Pasadena, and the San Fernando Valley.

Also includes Beverly Hills and Bel-Air.


City of stars! ✨

9 Toronto (Canada) Toronto is the most populous city in Canada, the provincial capital of Ontario, and the centre of the Greater Toronto Area, the most populous metropolitan area in Canada.

What a great city, and the crime rate is so low for such a large city! So much to do... Simply wonderful city!

Toronto should be classified as the best City in the World.

I love this city

Best city in the world

10 Sydney (Australia)

Sydney should be higher in the list because this is the birthplace of beauty. It's a multicultural hotspot where there are plenty of restaurants that consist of Asian to Southern European significance. People are so friendly and helpful but commuting is a pain as it's now the most densely populated city in Australia with 5 million residents living in the greater area of Sydney. It's a rich city and it boasts so many tourists spots. It's San Francisco with a mix of Los Angeles as well as San Diego because of it's scenery as well as the moderate climate.

Truly the most popular city in the world. Highest International population in the Southern Hemisphere where most residents were from places in Asia, The Middle East, Western Europe as well as Oceania. Sydney is the heart and soul of Australia because of it's attraction and ease of business. Sydney Residents have the highest salaries in the world.

Vibrant and beautiful. Oozes wealth and energy

Greatest city in the world!

The Contenders

11 Istanbul (Turkey) Istanbul, formerly known as Byzantium and Constantinople, is the most populous city in Turkey and the country's economic, cultural and historic center.

Istanbul is the best city in the world

Istanbul for the win!

Love d city

12 Jerusalem (Israel) Jerusalem is a city in the Middle East, located on a plateau in the Judaean Mountains between the Mediterranean and the Dead Sea.
13 Dubai (UAE)

Dubai is home to the tallest sky scraper in the world the Burj khalifa Or the Burj Dubai.

It is the big stop over and its tourist heaven...

Dubai is the most busiest city on the planet

The fastest growing city in the world

14 Islamabad (Pakistan)

I don't know I don't see how this beautiful city is not in the top 5. it's clean green pretty and the youngest city in the world.

Excellent city good to live peaceful and beautiful

What an unfortunate name for a muslim country

A city of beauty.

15 Barcelona (Spain) Barcelona is a city in Spain. It is the capital and largest city of the autonomous community of Catalonia, as well as the second most populous municipality of Spain.

Best city ever

In Barcelona they have million of beautiful churches and also they is also the famous engineer from Gaudi

16 Delhi (India)

New Delhi is the best city Islamabad and Karachi have too many terrorists

Polluted city, nothing to compare with beautiful cities

East or west Delhi is the best.dilli h dilwalon ki.victor have a Delhi and Delhi always have a winer.Islamabad is far far away from Delhi in best category there is no comperison.theirs (islamabadi)only one aim is jihad

17 Berlin (Germany)
18 Mecca (Saudi Arabia)

It is so beautiful. Words can't describe the holyland.

Best city

19 Athens (Greece)
20 Venice (Italy)
21 Amsterdam (Netherlands)

Weed city of the world

22 Rio De Janeiro (Brazil) Rio de Janeiro, or simply Rio, is anchor to the Rio de Janeiro metropolitan area and the second-most populous municipality in Brazil and the sixth-most populous in the Americas.
23 Hong Kong (China)

Mostly known for its kung-fu movies and tourism

24 Karachi (Pakistan)

Never heard of it

Who cares about Karachi. The city of most hasty people.

25 San Francisco [USA]

best city

Amazing things to do here
even if it's expensive
go check it out ☺(if you wan to)

26 Chicago (USA) Chicago, officially the City of Chicago, is the third-most populous city in the United States. With over 2.7 million residents, it is also the most populous city in both the state of Illinois and the Midwestern United States. Chicago is considered one of the most important business centers in the world. more.


It has one of the biggiest buildings in the world the willus tower. It was the fist city to use the grid. IT is one of the biggiest cities in the world. It is on the biggiest and freakiest lake in the world. It has the best hot dogs ever. The city doesn't smell like garbage. The columbian expedition

27 Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia) Kuala Lumpur, officially the Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur, or commonly known as KL, is the national capital and largest city in Malaysia.

Incredible speed of development

28 Montreal (Canada) Montreal is the most populous municipality in the Canadian province of Quebec and the second-most populous municipality in Canada. Originally called Ville-Marie, it is named after Mount Royal, the triple-peaked hill in the heart of the city. The city is centred on the Island of Montreal, which took more.

French-Canadian mega-cityof Quebec, it was once the biggest in Canada, now its #2 behind Toronto, Toronto has a population of 6.7 Million abd Montreal, 4.1, Montreal isn't far behind Toronto is it?

Dreamworks I'm the world of tourism

Everyone knows this place, the incredible low crime rate for its population is the same as Toronto, the best Canadian city and 3rd best city ever

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29 Boston (USA)
30 Seoul (South Korea) Seoul – officially the Seoul Special City – is the capital and largest metropolis of the Republic of Korea, forming the heart of the Seoul Capital Area, which includes the surrounding Incheon metropolis and Gyeonggi province, the world's 14th largest city and second largest metropolitan area.

it is as beautiful as heaven.

Seoul is the best city ever 나나나ㅏ나나ㅏ나

31 Shanghai (China) Shanghai is one of the four municipalities under the direct administration of the central government of the People's Republic of China, the largest city in China by population, and the second most populous city proper in the world, with a population of 24.18 million as of 2017. It is a global financial more.
32 Dhaka (Bangladesh)

Most populated place in bangladesh.

33 Washington DC (USA)
34 Krakow (Poland)
35 Dublin (Ireland)

Dublin is a beautiful and cultural place

36 Cairo (Egypt)
37 Colombo (Sri Lanka)

Literally the the only reason I've heard of Colombo was because I love learning about countries.

38 Lahore (Pakistan)
39 Tehran (Iran)
40 Lugano (Switzerland)
41 Miami (USA) Miami, officially the City of Miami, is the cultural, economic and financial center of South Florida. Miami is the seat of Miami-Dade County, the most populous county in Florida.

Welcome to the city of sunshine, beaches, and international travel with Latin America, this is the perfect city to visit

42 Pokhara (Nepal)

Pokhara is a city of a less known country Nepal and it's 2nd largest in Nepal. The sceneries of 8 lakes and mountains jumping in those lakes is brilliant. It's not as polluted as capital too and is the best city to live in the lap of mountains

43 Giza (Egypt)
44 Hyderabad (India)

It's a very good place and it has yummy biryani to eat.I thought it would be first place.

45 Singapore (Singapore) Singapore, officially the Republic of Singapore, and often referred to as the Lion City, the Garden City, and the Red Dot, is a global city and sovereign state in Southeast Asia and the world's only island city-state.
46 Oslo (Norway)
47 Bergen (Norway)
48 Copenhagen (Denmark) Copenhagen is the capital of the Kingdom of Denmark. At a population of 591,481 inhabitants as of January 2016, it is also the largest city in the country. It is located in the Hovedstaden region of Denmark and is home to the world famous Tivoli Gardens, one of the oldest operating amusement parks in more.
49 Reykjavik (Iceland)
50 Helsinki (Finland)
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