18 Incredible Places You Won’t Believe You Can Explore On Google Street View

What do you do when you wish to travel but don’t have the time or money for the trip? Load up Google Street View, of course!

Many of us may never travel to the Antarctica, see the volcanic Galápagos Islands in person or step foot in the White House. But thanks to Google Street View, we can tour these places vicariously through 360-degree imagery without ever leaving our home.

Click on the name of each place to begin your journey as a virtual tourist.



Get up close to a cute penguin.


Stonehenge Google Street View

See the great prehistoric mystery, located squarely in the middle of an English field since about 3100 B.C.

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Smithsonian Google Street View

Get your culture on.

The Colosseum

Colosseum Google Street View

Peruse the remains of the famous Roman stadium.

Palace of Versailles

Palace of Versailles Google Street View

Head to France and visit this beautiful royal palace.

Taj Mahal

Taj Mahal Google Street View

Next, head to India for a palace that was built in 1653.

Galápagos Islands

Galapagos Islands Google Street View

Take a look at the unique wildlife.

Grand Canyon

Grand Canyon Google Street View

Hike some of the most breathtaking trails out there.

Amazon Rainforest

Amazon Rainforest Google Street View

Take a boat ride through some of the most remote areas in the world.

Wilson Island

Great Barrier Reef Google Street View

Explore the Great Barrier Reef. There’s no need to hold your breath for this one.

The White House

White House Google Street View

Visit the home of the president of the United States.

Times Square

Times Square Google Street View

Visit the most bustling square of New York, known for its many Broadway theatres, cinemas and electronic billboards.

Everest Base Camp

Everest Base Camp Google Street View

For the vast majority of us, this is the closest we’ll ever get to climbing Everest.


NASA Google Street View

Spaceship, engines, and launch pads.


CERN Google Street View

Visit the world’s largest particle physics lab.

Google Data Center

Google Data Center Google Street View

Google has a stormtrooper guarding its servers.

Emirates A380

Emirates A380 Google Street View

Find out what kind of fancy planes the ultra-rich fly in.

Diagon Alley

Harry Potter's Diagon Alley Google Street View

Visit Warner Brothers and enter the world of Harry Potter.

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