Tourist attractions that will be popular in 2013. In this year, it will be a lot of new tourist attraction in the world who immediately opened. There are also several attractions that opened last summer, but ready popular in 2013.
What are the tourist attractions? Check out tourist attractions that will be popular in 2013 review below, as quoted by the SMH.
Yas Waterworld, Abu Dhabi
Largest water park in the World will opening soon Yas Waterworld is a playground that just opened on Yas Island, Abu Dhabi. Yas Island itself is an artificial island in one of the largest cities in the United Arab Emirates.
Yas Waterworld will be opened by the end of January 2013, and will be a water park in the world. Arena Yas Waterworld roughly equal to 15 football fields, with 43 rides, slides and attractions than any other else.
Visitors will be able to try the Yas Waterworld 238 meter long slide, slide hidromagnet first and largest in the world. While the adrenaline lovers can try the Bubble’s Barrel, rides artificial waves in the world.
There are many other rides at the Yas Waterworld slide another remarkable. When you are satisfied playing at Yas Waterworld, you can explore another tourist attraction on Yas Island, such as Ferrari World, Abu Dhabi Grand Prix circuit.
Louvre Museum, Paris
Museum with the most visitors in the world, the Louvre Museum, since the end of 2012 opened a new wing. In this new section, displayed a collection of Islamic history.
Louvre has a long history of collecting objects of art from the Islamic world. The first Islamic art exhibition held in Paris in 1893, and from 2003 established a special department of Islamic art. Now, the museum has 3,000 works on display in the new wing.
The building is located in the courtyard wing Museum Cour Visconti, between the walls of the magnificent palace from the 18th century. Architect Mario Bellini and Rudy Ricciotti creates a very modern structure. Although it looks very striking, that’s the attraction of the museum.
Spread over two floors of the new building, which is stored in the works from the 7th century to 18 covering three continents, namely Europe, Asia, and Africa. Visitors are served at the history and geography of the Islamic world through artifacts, mosaics, and sculptures.
Even this building fitted panels and multimedia information. One of the best collection of 200 rugs, architectural exhibition, and tiles that adorn the walls along the length of 12 meters. Tiles are from the 16th century and the 19th century.
The Shard, London
London has just opened the tallest skyscraper in the Western Europe, called The Shard. Travelers can soon enjoy a panoramic view of London from the observation deck of The Shard which will be opening soon.
The tallest building in Western Europe, exactly 309.6 meters has been established since July 2012 last year. But The View, the observation deck to see the view will be opened in February.
The observation deck “The View from The Shard”, which was on 69 floor building, will offer the best view of the City of London and travel icons in the surrounding areas, such as Tower Bridge, Big Ben and the River Thames.
From that height, visitors can see the panorama of the City of London and surrounding areas as far as 64 kilometers. To reach the observation deck, visitors will be taken with a high-speed elevator that can take visitors to the floor in just 30 seconds.
To enter the observation deck, visitors are required to pay the entrance fee of Rp363 thousand to Rp276 thousand for adults and children. The observation deck will be officially opened to the public on February 1, 2013.
Panda Rescue Center Chengdu, China
Panda, cute animals from China, are threatened with extinction. Therefore, China re-build the panda nature reserves, precisely in the province of Sichuan.
Panda protection center called The Dujiangyan Giant Panda Rescue and Disease Control Centre will be opened in mid-2013. Later, this will be the only place where visitors can interact directly with a large group of wild pandas.
Dujiangyan, the nature reserve is situated, located near the original Panda habitat area, making it easy to be a place of refuge, breeding, and these adorable animal research. There will be 10 homes panda observation, 30 panda home, a place for food preparation and animal medical centers in this nature reserve. Tourists who come to attend the tour for a week or more with the panda sanctuary.
Rijksmuseum, The Netherlands
One of the world’s greatest museums, the Rijksmuseum Amsterdam, finally ready to re-opened after 10 years of renovation. April 2013, tourists are able to re-visit this museum.
Rijksmuseum Amsterdam, which has a collection of valuable paintings, re-opened after renovation. For nearly 10 years, the museum is only operating on one part of the building, because its main building refurbished.
Initially, the renovation of the main building is expected to complete in 2008. However, the plan turned out to be missed because of renovations to take longer. Renovation is already over since July 2011, but it took several months to move the collection to the original 8000.
Having reopened later, the new museum is not only the main building, there will also be a garden, additional public facilities and pavilions Asia. Later, the Rijksmuseum will be the first national museum is open every day of the year.
The collections in this museum is the best of all in the world. Among these are the works of renowned artists Rembrandts. Rijksmuseum is expected to be visited by 5 million visitors when it opens later.
Gardens by the Bay, Singapore
Singapore tried to create a forest in the city, with the presence of Gardens by the Bay. Gardens by the Bay is a sophisticated plantation project featuring 50 trees, each of which reaches a height of 50 meters and solar powered.
Gardens by the Bay has two glass biome, which features themed plants, namely “Cloud Forest” and “Flower Dome”. Biomes are designed to mimic the cool climate of the tropics, the Mediterranean, and subtropical regions of the world.
Gardens by the Bay is open every day, starting at 05.00 until 02.00. This place covers indoor and outdoor areas and 13 food and beverage outlets. Entry fee is free, but to enter the area of biomes and conservatories as well as the Aerial, cost Rp207 thousand to Rp111 thousand for adults and children.
Although already opened since mid-2012, is a tourist attraction in Singapore that must visit in 2013.
Six Flags Great Adventures, United States
Playgrounds Six Flags Great Adventure, located in New Jersey, United States, planned to be expanded. Unmitigated, this park will be the largest in the world.
Is Six Flags Great Adventure has said it will add a safari park in the playground, making it the largest park in the world. Later, widely expected to Six Flags Great Adventure will be bigger than Disney’s Animal Kingdom in Orlando, United States, which is still listed as the biggest playground in the world.
The plan, this safari will open in March 2013. The visitors will be taken to see the animals with open car, really like in Africa.
In addition to safari, this playground will also add a new ride called Big Wave Racer, giant water slides that will be adrenaline visitors. With this, Six Flags will have three main attractions, namely safari, playground, and a water park.
List of tourist attractions around the world that have been explained above, ready to become a popular vacation spot and has many visitors this year. If you have vacation plans, please insert one of the tourist attraction as a destination for your vacation.