Top Ten Most Famous European Countries

The Top Ten

1 France France, officially the French Republic, is a sovereign state comprising territory in western Europe and several overseas regions and territories. The European part of France, called metropolitan France, extends from the Mediterranean Sea to the English Channel and the North Sea, and from the Rhine to more.

Of course France is famously known for its gastronomy, but that is just the visible part of the iceberg. With more than 84 millions of tourists in 2015 is the most visited country in the world with USA and Spain. And it is also ranked number 6 in terms of GDP. Is in the top 5 or healthcare and the top 1 in Europe for its number of diverse cultures and origins.

Amazing country, simply beautiful, very open minded. Don't listen to the stereotypes, all my encounters with French people were always really pleasant, I mean you'll have the equivalent of rednecks everywhere, France too, but I've never met any.

France is the most visiting country on earth, a lot of variety for landscape, the best food ever and the French way of life is very famous.

1. France
2. England
3. Italy
4. Germany
5. Spain
6. Greece
7. Ireland
8. Portugal
9. Norway
10. Sweden

2 United Kingdom The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly shortened to United Kingdom, UK or Britain is a Sovereign State located of the Northwestern coast of Europe. It is a Parliamentary Constitutional Monarchy currently lead by Monarch Queen Elizabeth II and its current prime minister is more.

From the most inventions of any nation, to producing world class art, literature, music, film, education, etc, etc, the UK has given so much.

The UK also embraces change more than almost any country - look at fashion trends started here first - the mini skirt etc...

An open, friendly, welcoming people of creativity, hard work and with that British sense of fair play.

Yes, it is not perfect - but where is? - the British are self depracating too - not often found elsewhere.

In balance, for it's size it punches well above its weight and offers almost everything.

A fine place with fine people.

In my opinion, the UK is pretty famous, and I am from there. I'd say it's mostly famous because it's relatively safe and the landscape is beautiful and it is currently OK in money. The weather and temperature are pretty decent in some seasons but in others it can be slightly cold but mostly in my opinion I think that it is relatively decent and famous.

A lot of people call it England but the country is actually called United Kingdom. - cosmo

England contributed more to the world than any other county. Don't know why it is listed as United Kingdom.

3 Italy Italy, in italian Repubblica Italiana, is a unitary parliamentary republic in Europe. more.

Italy and France are the most famous.

It's the 2nd most corrupted European country (just behind Bulgaria) - See Transparency International factsheets.

Italy has had a huge contribution to the world! Everyone knows Italy

Italy has had a huge impact on the history of Europe, no wonder it's so famous.

4 Germany Germany was formally united in 1871 under the initiative of Bismarck with King Wilhelm of Prussia as emperor. The previous 'Holy Roman Empire', basically a continuation of the empire of Charlemagne/Karl der Grosse was dissolved in 1806. more.

Of course Germany should be higher than Italy, no doubt about the fact that the modern Germany beats bay far Southern European country like Italy.
Germany is in top 3.

5 Russia Russia, known as the "Russian Federation", was formed on Dec 25, 1991. It is located mainly in Asia, while a portion of it remains in Europe. The capital and largest city is Moscow, followed by Saint Petersburg in terms of population. The country primarily speaks Russian, a Slavic language. more.

I see Russia on the news a lot.

1 Russie
2 alicesantre voqiqe
2 serbie
2 Chine
3 france
4 Roumanie
5 kosovo
5 Bosnie
5 Espagne
7 Slovaquie
8 gipre
9 Grèce
9 Turquie
9 hungerie
10 François Hollande
11 Sarkozy
12 Macron

6 Greece Greece, officially the Hellenic Republic, also known since ancient times as Hellas is a country located in southeastern Europe.

The most beautiful country in the world without a doubt!

Greece has the best Mediterranean food, and the monasteries plus beaches are beautiful.

Where it all began for the Europeans!

The most beutiful country in the world known for its beaches islands food and history

7 Spain Spain, officially the Kingdom of Spain, is a sovereign state largely located on the Iberian Peninsula in southwestern Europe, with archipelagos in the Atlantic Ocean and Mediterranean Sea, and several small territories on and near the north African coast.

I've traveled all around the world doing surveys about Spain and I can confrim that nearly everyone knows Spain and information about it.

Spain is the most famous, everybody know Cristóbal Colón (C. Colombus) who has discovered America (if we don't count American Indians and Vikings first).

8 Netherlands

I live in the netherlands, it's a beautiful country

This is the BEST country in whole europe

Such a beautiful culture.I wish I could live there. But Romania is good too.

Because VOC, weed, cheese stroopwafels and a lot more

9 Switzerland Switzerland, officially the Swiss Confederation, is a federal republic in Europe. It consists of 26 cantons, and the city of Bern is the seat of the federal authorities. more.
10 Denmark Denmark is a Scandinavian country in Europe. The southernmost of the Nordic countries, it is south-west of Sweden and south of Norway, and bordered to the south by Germany.

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The Contenders

11 Ireland Formed in 1916 after the Easter uprising, Ireland is a small country with a population of roughly 5 million.
12 Austria Austria was Celtic (Hallstadt) then as Noricum, part of the Roman Empire, Alaric, who took over Rome, studied at a monastery near Vienna. In the Middle Ages, the Holy Roman Emperors moved to Vienna, then Austria became separate. Medieval documents from Eastern Europe as far as West Ukraine were often more.
13 Poland Poland, officially the Republic of Poland, is a country in Central Europe, bordered by Germany to the west; the Czech Republic and Slovakia to the south; Ukraine and Belarus to the east; and the Baltic Sea, Kaliningrad Oblast (a Russian exclave) and Lithuania to the north. With a population of approximately more.

This needs to be higher than #20.

Poland is NOT Russia

The east-European economic power


14 Belgium Belgium, officially the Kingdom of Belgium, is a country in Western Europe bordered by France, the Netherlands, Germany and Luxembourg. A small and densely populated country, it covers an area of 30,528 square kilometers (11,787 square miles) and has a population of more than 11 million.
15 Portugal Portugal (est.1152), officially the Portuguese Republic, is a country located mostly on the Iberian Peninsula in southwestern Europe. It is the westernmost country of mainland Europe, bordered to the west and south by the Atlantic Ocean and to the north and east by Spain. Its territory also includes more.

Portugal deserves to be in top 3 because there are a lot of turists

It’s amazing! Lisbon is the best city in the whole Southern Europe!

16 Norway Norway, officially the Kingdom of Norway, is a sovereign and unitary monarchy whose territory comprises the western portion of the Scandinavian Peninsula plus the island Jan Mayen and the archipelago of Svalbard.
17 Romania Romania is a sovereign state located in Southeastern Europe It borders the Black Sea, Bulgaria, Ukraine, Hungary, Serbia, and Moldova. It has an area of 238,391 square kilometres and a temperate-continental climate. With over 19 million inhabitants, the country is the seventh-most-populous member state more.



This place is so unqiue, you really should plan a trip to this beautiful country. From Dracula's castle and the Transylvanian fortresses (yes, Transylvania is real), to the Danube Delta or the beautiful seaside, there is so much to visit. I really encourage you to come, you will not regret it!

1 Roumanie
2 Chine
3 france
4 Allemagne
5 kosovo
6 serbie
7 Belgique
8 Norevegie
9 souede
10 François Hollande

18 Sweden Sweden, officially the Kingdom of Sweden, is a Scandinavian country in Northern Europe. more.
19 Czech Republic Czechia, officially the Czech Republic, is a nation state in Central Europe bordered by Germany to the west, Austria to the south, Slovakia to the east and Poland to the northeast.

- The most advanced Eastern european economy
- Prague is one of the most beautiful cities

20 Turkey Turkey, officially the Republic of Turkey, is a transcontinental country in Eurasia, mainly in Anatolia in Western Asia, with a smaller portion on the Balkan peninsula in Southeast Europe. Turkey is bordered by eight countries with Greece and Bulgaria to the northwest; Georgia to the northeast; Armenia, more.

A little part of Turkey is in Europe.

21 Finland Finland, officially the Republic of Finland, is a sovereign state in Europe. It has a capital of Helsinki and got independence from the Soviet Union after WWI.

What popular things finland made they made clash of clans and clash of royale and all of the angry bird games and now the memes nokia and lakupiippu the best.

22 Serbia Serbia, officially the Republic of Serbia, is a sovereign state situated at the crossroads between Central and Southeast Europe, covering the southern part of the Pannonian Plain and the central Balkans.

1 serbie
2 Chine
3 france
3 Russie
3 Espagne
4 Roumanie
5 alicesantre voqiqe
7 Slovaquie
8 gipre
9 Grèce
9 Turquie
9 hungerie
10 kosovo
11 François Hollande
12 Macron

23 Iceland Iceland, also called the Republic of Iceland, is a Nordic island country between the North Atlantic and the Arctic Ocean.

Iceland is famous.

24 Hungary Hungary is a sovereign state in Europe. It is situated in the Carpathian Basin and is bordered by Slovakia to the north, Romania to the east, Serbia to the south, Croatia to the southwest, Slovenia to the west, Austria to the northwest, and Ukraine to the northeast.

It is the BEST!

25 Croatia Croatia, officially the Republic of Croatia (independence since 1991), is a sovereign state at the crossroads of Central Europe, Southeast Europe, and the Mediterranean. Its capital city is Zagreb. It is a member of the European Union. During the Cold War it was part of Yugoslavia. It is a cultural more.
26 Estonia

Estonia #1

27 Lithuania
28 Vatican City Vatican City, officially Vatican City State or the State of Vatican City, is a walled enclave within the city of Rome. It is the smallest nation on Earth, and is the headquarters of the Roman Catholic Church.

It’s kinda stupid, but kinda... famous... but not much.

29 Scotland Scotland is a country that is part of the United Kingdom and covers the northern third of the island of Great Britain. Scotland is the most mountainous, and least densely populated country in the United Kingdom.
30 England England, previously the Kingdom of England, is a constituent country of the United Kingdom along with Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland. more.
31 Luxembourg
32 Albania Albania is a southeastern European country that is slightly larger than Maryland and near Montenegro, Kosovo, Republic of Macedonia, and Greece. The capital is a city called Tirana. Some other major cities in Albania are Durrës, Elbasan, Vlorë, and Shkodër. Albania gained its independence in 1912. more.
33 Bosnia and Herzegovina Bosnia and Herzegovina, sometimes called Bosnia-Herzegovina or Bosnia & Herzegovina, abbreviated BiH or B&H, and, in short, often known informally as Bosnia, is a country in Southeastern Europe located on the Balkan Peninsula.
34 Malta Malta, officially known as the Republic of Malta, is a Southern European island country consisting of an archipelago in the Mediterranean Sea.
35 Yugoslavia
36 Liechtenstein
37 Macedonia Macedonia borders with Greece to the south, Albania to the West, Bulgaria to the East, Serbia and Kosovo to the North. It has a population of over 2 million people which are a mixture of pure Macedonians, Albanians, and Serbians. Macedonian is the language spoken in the country. Macedonia has beautiful more.
38 Ukraine Ukraine is a sovereign country in Eastern Europe, bordered by Russia to the east and northeast, Belarus to the northwest, Poland and Slovakia to the west, Hungary, Romania, and Moldova to the southwest, and the Black Sea and Sea of Azov to the south and southeast, respectively.
39 Moldova Moldova, officially the Republic of Moldova, is a landlocked country in Eastern Europe, bordered by Romania to the west and Ukraine to the north, east, and south.
40 Bulgaria Bulgaria, officially the Republic of Bulgaria, was established in 681 ad. and since then it never changed it's name, which makes it one of the oldest countries in Europe. Located in the Balkan Peninsula between Greece, Turkey, Romania, Serbia, Macedonia and Black Sea. The Capital of Bulgaria is Sofia, more.
41 Latvia Latvia, officially the Republic of Latvia, is a country in the Baltic region of Northern Europe, one of the three Baltic states.
42 Belarus Belarus, officially the Republic of Belarus, formerly known by its Russian name Byelorussia or Belorussia, is a landlocked country in Eastern Europe bordered by Russia to the northeast, Ukraine to the south, Poland to the west, and Lithuania and Latvia to the northwest. Its capital and most populous more.
43 Slovenia Slovenia, officially the Republic of Slovenia, is a nation state in southern Central Europe, located at the crossroads of main European cultural and trade routes.
44 Slovakia
45 Monaco Monaco, officially the Principality of Monaco, is a sovereign city-state and microstate, located on the French Riviera in Western Europe.
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