Wanderlust
11 Of The World’s Best Passports 2016
American Passport
Published: Aug 20, 2016

Being the only Index that maintains the world’s largest database of travel information, for 11 years, Henley & Partners has published the Visa Restrictions Index, giving unprecedented and inimitable insight into the development of visa policies over time. The 2016 Visa Restrictions Index ranks nations by how freely their citizens can explore the planet.

Here is the list of 11 of the world’s best passports of 2016 by number of countries granting visa-free access.

11. U.S. — 174

Source: theamericaninparis.com
Source: theamericaninparis.com

10. Netherlands — 174

Source: hallosneek.nl
Source: hallosneek.nl

9. Denmark — 174

Source: vietnamimmigration.com
Source: vietnamimmigration.com

8. Belgium — 174

Source: taringa.net
Source: taringa.net

7. UK — 175

Source:britsinla.blogspot.com
Source:britsinla.blogspot.com

6. Spain — 175

Source: euronews.com
Source: euronews.com

5. Italy — 175

Source: commons.wikimedia.org
Source: commons.wikimedia.org

4. France — 175

Source: bbrvic.com
Source: bbrvic.com

3. Finland — 175

Source: visavietnamonlines.com
Source: visavietnamonlines.com

2. Sweden — 176

Source: thelocal.se
Source: thelocal.se

1. Germany — 177

Source: dw.com
Source: dw.com