With the decrease in Covid-19 and flight regulations slightly back in order, this is a refreshing time to visit new places with breathtaking views and to help appreciate the wonders of the world.
These cities have been picked with careful deliberation, that has good social day and nightlife, friendly neighborhoods, and good security, for you and your loved ones. Don’t forget that mask and hand sanitizer, as you marvel at the beauty these cities have to offer.
Cities with the best views (2022) include; Paris, Dubai, London, New York City, Barcelona, Havana, Toronto, Amsterdam, Cape Town, Tokyo, Shanghai, Florence, Lisbon, and many more.
In no particular order, and with an open mind, here are amazingly 21 cities with the best views in 2022. Relax while we leisurely interest you to visit these cities during favorable travel seasons.
21 Cities With The Best Views
Whether it’s for vacation, an anniversary, family bonding, friends traveling, or simply a solo experience, these cities are the top wonders of the world, leaving you taking cherished panoramic pictures and reminiscing on the travel experience.
1. Paris, France
As the city prepares for the 2024 Olympics, it paves for a good time to tour the city. There’s new and remodeling of infrastructures, new hotels, and scenic routes being added, and you might just catch a surprise proposal happening, it’s a wonderful time to explore Paris.
The Eiffel Tower, the Parc de Belleville garden, the Champs-Elysées massive garden &vineyard, and the famous Rue de Rivolic artery are places that offer stunning views of the city of lights.
2. Auckland, New Zealand
Beautiful cultural displays, numerous volcanoes like Mount Eden, the viewing platform at the Sky Tower, friendly locals, wine regions that offer exquisite wine products, and beaches great for unwinding and relaxing, all these and more can be found in the beautiful and exciting city of Auckland. Perfect for a vacation or anniversary visit with your partner.
3. Toronto, Canada
Scenic skylines are a specialty this city offers, many tourists and locals go to the highest tower point (the CN Tower) to enjoy the city’s view, however for a cheaper and less-crowded vantage point, the “Polson Pier”, located along the shores of the city’s harbor, gives a perfect panoramic view of the waterfront, skyline and buildings the city has to offer.
4. Dubai, United Arab Emirates
This is an eccentric city to visit, seeing that there’s always a newly added building, infrastructure, landmark, hotel, shopping mall, or park for tourist attraction. Enjoy the best views of Dubai, with the opening of the monumental “Museum of the future” in February 2022, and also the World Expo 2022 which showcased about 200 nations in a printed 3D view to many locals and visitors.
This is an extremely beautiful and romantic Middle Eastern city to visit.
For a calmer alternative, Abu Dhabi offers a performing arts center, and historic and well-designed museums with secluded tours around the deserts, with a loved one or spouse.
5. London, England
A city as old as time, as old as industrialization and modern evolution, London is one of the best city’s to visit with an alluring view. It is booming with visitors and tourists wanting to explore its performing arts activities, social nightlife, nice bars and hotels, and lovely shopping malls.
After the Covid pandemic, it has opened its doors and hosted the Wimbledon and the Euro 2022. Book a flight and explore the “Tower Bridge walkway” or the “Shard” to marvel at the best views and landmarks of the city.
6. New York City, United States of America (USA)
There are many top-tier cities to visit in the USA, each with a special tour experience to offer. The Empire State Building and the Statue of Liberty offer you a beautiful gaze of New York City, however for a cheaper 70 floor up amazing view, try the Top of the Rock observation deck at the Rockefeller Center. If you find yourself in Chicago, visit the Willis (Sears) Tower or the Signature Room on the 95th floor of the John Hancock building for a wholesome picturesque view of Chicago.
There’s also the Las Vegas Mandalay Tower or Stratosphere Tower offering a great view of the city. Whilst the lovely waterfront activity, bustling street view, the wharf piers, and the popular Capitol Riverfront offer amazing viewpoints to the Washington D.C.
7. Taipei, Taiwan
This city once had the tallest building in the world, the “Taipei 101 building” has an amazing viewing platform on its 91st floor.
Another famous option is the Maokong Gondola with 6 stations, and each station offers riders a new view of the city. Taipei also offers amazing ancient cultural and religious art, with impressive culinary delicacies, leaving tourists and visitors sated with pleasure.
8. Shanghai, China
The sensational city of Shanghai wraps tourists and visitors into an exciting journey of what to expect in Asian culture, impressive artifacts, cuisines, karaoke bars, and many more. Also for an enjoyable view of the city, the observation platform at the Shanghai World Financial Center, or the Oriental Pearl TV Tower offers a spectacular high-point view.
Singapore is famous for its beautifully decorated houses, skylines, and one of the best airport infrastructures. “The Singapore Flyer”, which is a nicely designed ferris’s wheel offers excitement and a nice view of the city.
Also, the world’s biggest infinity pool is located on the 57th floor of the Marina Bay Sands Hotel, it’s the best way to relax, whilst admiring the views of the nation’s capital.
10. Berlin, Germany
Amazingly, you can simply get all the views of Berlin city, by booking a flight on the “Berlin Welt balloon”, it is the world’s biggest helium balloon and is quite enjoyable if you’re a fan of heights. There’s also the famous Berlin Fernsehturm TV Tower for a high point stunning view of Berlin, and to avoid the long queue, book online beforehand.
11. Florence, Italy
Asides from the popularly visited Rome for its ancient infrastructure and beautiful historic landmarks, the city of Florence also offers beautiful red-roof houses, fantastic landmarks, and a peaceful view of Italy.
With a meander hiking trail up the towers of the Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, perfect for bonding and catching a picturesque view of the city and the greenery that surrounds it. The Piazzale Michelangelo is another dazzling yet popular tourist attraction for the best views of the city.
12. Doha, Qatar
With the nation preparing to host the 2022 FIFA World Cup, there are newly built and remodeling museums, five-star hotels, skyscrapers, and shopping malls. Already the National Museum of Qatar and the Museum of Islamic Art have been opened to welcome tourists with inviting eyes.
Also with all these going on, ensure to visit the souks and bazaar (marketplace), to get a view of Qatar traditionally.
13. Cape Town, South Africa
The capital city of Cape Town is packed with five-star hotels, historic museums, wildlife tours, and fun-filled parks that entice many tourists to visit the city. Also, the top of Table Mountain gives a 360° view of Cape Town, Robben Island (the prison-turned museum where nationalist Nelson Mandela was confined), the Cape Peninsula, and Table Bay.
This viewing platform also offers a nice hiking trail for going up or down the mountain and a picturesque view of the ocean.
14. Tokyo, Japan
There are so many exciting reasons to visit Tokyo, and stare at the beautiful city streets, learn about the ancient Japanese empire, explore the museums, and be granted dynamic views of the Asian culture. It is home to specially bricked and colored houses, kimono, and amazing culinary delicacies. With the expansion of the Haneda international terminal, it creates a viewing platform, to enjoy a full view of Tokyo, in all its glory.
15. Barcelona, Spain
Home to amazing architecture, artistic bohemian neighborhoods, exciting parks, football stadiums, and beaches, Barcelona is the place to be in the summer. With its iconic landmarks like Los Bunkers del Carmel, the National Museum of Arts, the rooftop La Pedrera, and several of Gaudi’s famous architectural landmarks, there is always an exciting way to view Barcelona. It is best to book online to use any of the viewing platforms, to avoid long queues.
16. Amsterdam, Netherlands
This city is rising in ranks, as tourists are discovering exciting ways to enjoy and learn about the antique cultural offerings this city offers. There are beautifully made Canals, Top tier museums, the National stadium, and bridge houses turned into fancy hotel rooms, that attract visitors worldwide and are resourceful to enjoy a fantastic view of the city. It is one of the best cities for a Euro-themed trip.
17. Bergen, Norway
Viewing Bergen after sunset from the top of its Fløibanen funicular train offers an undiluted holistic view of the city. It is quite a breathtaking and romantic sight with the sparkling city lights and waterfront harbor view, perfect for a proposal setting as well. There is a viewpoint from the city center, so you don’t need to board the train, to enjoy the view.
18. Sydney, Australia
The city always bustles with tourists enjoying the best beautiful swimming spots, beaches, Sydney Opera House, outdoor parks, gardens that are great for strolling and enjoying the best views the city offers.
19. Havana, Cuba
Enjoy the colorful brick houses and the shining blue bay that can be found in the Plaza Vieja in Old Havana. For a more high point view, watch Havana from its tallest building (Edificio Gómes Vila), there’s a lovely terrace, and a live view show, thy easily offers a holistic view of the Caribbean and the city.
20. Vienna, Austria
How enjoyable it is, to stroll around Vienna’s city-inspired English garden park or its National Park right outside of town. This way you enjoy the city’s view, and also the greenery that surrounds it. Vienna is also famous for its aromatic coffeehouses and the annual Vienna Design Week.
21. Istanbul, Turkey
The 360 Istanbul is a restaurant and bar, that gives a 360° holistic view of the city’s rooftop, landmarks, and the Bosphorus. Another option is the Four Seasons Istanbul, enjoy fine dining, hotel services, a clear skyline view of the city, and the Bosphorus as well.
Life is memorable and enjoyable with an adventurous twist, laid above are interesting and exciting new places to visit, to enjoy the best views and serenity, the world has to offer.
Bring out thy passport, book that flight, plan that trip, and enjoy the seasons, exploring with your friend, loved one, or partner.
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