The term “stadium” refers to an outdoor track and field venue with a 400-meter runway and fixed stands, and there are different types of stadiums throughout the world, some of which are quite beautiful.

Let’s take a look at the top ten most beautiful stadiums in the world, including the National Stadium Bird’s Nest, Munich Allianz Arena, London Olympic Stadium, Munich Olympic Stadium, Qatar Lusail Stadium, Australia Perth Stadium, Russia Nizhny Novgorod Stadium, Montreal Olympic Stadium.

1. Bird’s Nest Stadium

As the main stadium of the 2008 Olympic Games and the venue for the opening ceremony of the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics, the Bird’s Nest is the world’s largest steel structure project. It consumes 110,000 tons of steel for consumables, and it is also one of the most famous stadiums in the world. Bird’s Nest is one of China’s landmark sports buildings because of its unique shape and design. As a “nest” and cradle that nurtures life, the Bird’s Nest Stadium is a great architectural work known as a “fourth generation gymnasium”.

The Bird’s Nest Stadium is inspired by the hollowing technique in traditional Chinese culture and ancient Chinese porcelain. It is the world’s most beautiful stadium and the most stunning modern building. In particular, the night scene of “Bird’s Nest” is very beautiful when lit up.

Location: No. 1 South Road, National Stadium, Chaoyang District, Beijing

2. Allianz Arena, Munich

Munich Allianz Arena is regarded as one of the world’s most beautiful stadiums, and its exquisite structure and majestic appearance have made it a pride of the city and of Germany. The design is similar to the Bird’s Nest. It’s an oval shape that reminded me of a giant rubber boat from a distance. There are 2,874 diamond-shaped structures in the Allianz Football Stadium, which can accommodate more than 75,000 people. Its design is very modern. It shimmers in the sun and creates an amazing perception of space. A stadium with three colors of red, blue, and white can produce a magical three-color effect, especially at night.

The Allianz Football Stadium has a unique glass design that can be viewed from miles away. The stadium produces a magical three-color effect, especially when Bayern Munich plays. The lighting system at Stadium reflects the stadium as a red luminous body that can be seen from miles away, especially when Bayern play at home.

Location: Munich, Bavaria, Germany

3. The London Stadium

The London Olympic Stadium is one of the most beautiful stadiums in the world. It is situated on an “island” at the south end of the London Olympic Park, surrounded by water on three sides. It is nicknamed “London Bowl” by locals due to its resemblance to a big bowl.

There are five ring structures in the exterior of the London Olympic Stadium, resembling a soup bowl at the bottom and wide at the top. It has become a major tourist attraction here, especially among sports fans.

Location: London, United Kingdom

4. Lusail Iconic Stadium

In 2022, Lusail Stadium will host the World Cup in Qatar, which will be a landmark sports building and World Cup heritage for Qatar. It will have the largest span and the largest overhang distance of any cable-net roof single building in the world. Based on Islamic date bowls and enamel lanterns as inspiration, Lusail Stadium presents a golden bowl shape in a very Middle Eastern style.

Lusail Stadium is shaped like a bowl, the roof is saddle-shaped, and the membrane structure is wave-shaped. Presented like a beautiful golden bowl, it perfectly illustrates the design inspiration for the project, which is inspired by date palm bowls and enamel lanterns.

Location: Lusail, Qatar

5. Munich Olympic Stadium

Munich Olympic Stadium is located in the center of the Munich Olympic Park,It served as the main stadium for the 1972 Summer Olympic Games in Munich, Germany, As well as being famous for its revolutionary tent-roof structure, it is also one of the most beautiful stadiums in the world.

Through a continuous tent-like suspended ceiling, the Olympic Stadium is integrated with the natural landscape. There is often a feeling of being in the wild during games. It is the largest and most concentrated sports building in the world. With its large curvilinear canopy constructed of plexiglass and steel cables, the stadium’s roof resembles a fisherman’s net just raised above the water. Its peculiar conception and unique shape make it a miracle in world architecture history.

Location: Germany

6. Perth Stadium, Australia

As Australia’s third largest stadium, Perth Stadium has 15,000 seats. In 2019, it was named “the most beautiful stadium in the world”. Its architecture is inspired by “eternity”, and the exterior buildings complement its main body with bright blue and white colors. Perth Stadium is characterized by its unique “halo” roof, which is made of a translucent membrane structure that appears to float above the arena. You can’t help but stop when you pass by the translucent membrane structure “halo” at night.

Location: Australia

7. Nizhny Novgorod Stadium, Russia

The Nizhny Novgorod Stadium is a professional most beautiful football stadium located in Nizhny Novgorod, the capital of Nizhny Novgorod, Russia. The stadium was completed in 2018 and has a capacity of 45,000 fans. It is regarded as one of the most beautiful stadiums in the world.

This stadium’s design is inspired by the natural style of the Volga region – water and wind, with numerous triangular support structures supporting a bowl-shaped stadium shape with a translucent undulating outer surface. There is a walkway that connects the various steps, emphasizing the fluidity of the pitch. At night, the stadium is illuminated by lights, creating a beautiful oil painting with the sunset and Volga River. A beautiful display of colorful lights will illuminate the stadium when night falls.

Location: Nizhny Novgorod, Russia

8. Montreal Olympic Stadium

Located in Quebec, Canada, Montreal Olympic Stadium was the main venue for the 1976 Summer Olympics. It can accommodate 56,040 spectators. With a tower height of 175 meters, it is the tallest inclined building in the world and one of the most beautiful stadiums.

Montreal Olympic Stadium looks like a giant sailing ship lying still on Montreal island, with graceful curves, exquisite design, and an unusual shape that makes it a symbol of the city. Venue facilities are decorated with tea-colored glass, which shines brightly and looks magnificent.

Location: Canada

9. The Xi’an Olympic Sports Center

One of the most beautiful stadiums in the world, the Xi’an Olympic Sports Center Stadium, also known as “Chang’an Flower”, was built in 2020 to host the opening ceremony of the 14th National Games.

In 2020, Xi’an Olympic Sports Center Stadium was built, This stadium hosts the opening ceremony for the 14th National Games, It is a new city card issued by Xi’an to the world.The stadium was named among the “Top 10 Best Stadiums in the World in 2020” and is considered one of the world’s most beautiful stadiums. 

With the theme of “Sailing on the Silk Road, the Flower of Prosperity”, the stadium takes its form from the pomegranate flower of Xi’an and features 28 petals outlined in soft and elegant lines.

At night, the lights here illuminate the landscape very brightly.

10. Maracana Stadium

The Maracan Stadium is located in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. It used to be one of the largest and most beautiful stadiums in the world. Its floating cantilevered roof has always been a landmark of Rio de Janeiro, past and present

It hosted the 2013 FIFA Confederations Cup, the 2014 Brazil World Cup, the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games, as well as other classic events.

Famous Brazilian players left their footprints at the stadium’s entrance. As well as being a holy Mecca for Brazilian players, the Maracana Stadium witnessed historic moments such as Pele’s 1,000th goal.