A famous place is a famous place. When traveling around Japan, you should ask about the 名所 if you can.
This is a jukugo word, which usually means on'yomi readings from the kanji. If you know the readings of your kanji you'll know how to read this as well.
Tokyo Tower is one of Japan's famous places.
Are there any famous spots you recommend around here?
This town is a famous spot for cherry blossom viewing.