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20 Most Expensive Things In The World

If you won the lottery tomorrow… how would you spend the money?

Would you buy a fancy car Tesla Model 3? Go on an extravagant vacation in Maldives – the ultimate paradise of the world? How about purchase the Most Expensive Camera in the World? And you thought the iPhone was expensive! But this is nothing compared to these most expensive things in the world.

20 Most Expensive Things In The World
20 Most Expensive Things In The World.

20. Hotel Room: Royal Penthouse Suite, Hotel President Wilson in Geneva

20 Most Expensive Things In The World - Hotel Room: Royal Penthouse Suite, Hotel President Wilson in Geneva.
20 Most Expensive Things In The World – Hotel Room: Royal Penthouse Suite, Hotel President Wilson in Geneva.

Price: $65,000 per night

With 10 rooms and 7 bathrooms the pricetag should come as no surprise.

19. Television: PrestigeHD Supreme Rose Edition

Television: PrestigeHD Supreme Rose Edition
Television: PrestigeHD Supreme Rose Edition.

Price: $2.3 million

Covered in hand sewn alligator skin studded with an obnoxious amount of diamonds this television is supposedly designed to make viewing a pleasure whether it’s on or off.

18. Piano: Heintzman Crystal

20 Most Expensive Things In The World - Piano: Heintzman Crystal.
20 Most Expensive Things In The World – Piano: Heintzman Crystal.

Price: $3.22 million

Made in Beijing this 9 foot piano was recently purchased at auction by a private bidder.

17. Cigar: Gurkha Black Dragon

20 Most Expensive Things In The World - Cigar: Gurkha Black Dragon.
20 Most Expensive Things In The World – Cigar: Gurkha Black Dragon.

Price: $1,150 each

Introduced in 2006, these Honduran cigars arrive on your doorstep in a chest constructed out of camel bone. Unfortunately we regret to inform the cigar enthusiasts among you that only 5 chests were ever produced.

16. Motorcycle: Dodge Tomahawk V10 Superbike

20 Most Expensive Things In The World - Motorcycle: Dodge Tomahawk V10 Superbike
20 Most Expensive Things In The World – Motorcycle: Dodge Tomahawk V10 Superbike

Price: $700,000

This four wheeled 1,500 lb monster goes from 0 to 60 in 2.5 seconds with a top speed above 300 mph.

15. Watch: Haute Joaillerie from Chopard

20 Most Expensive Things In The World - Watch: Haute Joaillerie from Chopard
20 Most Expensive Things In The World – Watch: Haute Joaillerie from Chopard

Price: $25 million

While it looks more like a glittery mess than anything useful for telling time, this diamond studded watch apparently struck somebody’s fancy…and wallet.

14. Champagne: Heidsieck Monopole 1907

20 Most Expensive Things In The World - Champagne: Heidsieck Monopole 1907
20 Most Expensive Things In The World – Champagne: Heidsieck Monopole 1907

Price: $25,000

In the late 90′s an underwater search party stumbled across a century old shipwreck containing 2,000 bottles of this French champagne.

13. Speakers: Transmission Audio Ultimate System

20 Most Expensive Things In The World - Speakers: Transmission Audio Ultimate System
20 Most Expensive Things In The World – Speakers: Transmission Audio Ultimate System

Price: $2 million

Weighing in at over 5 tons these units are made out of aircraft aluminum and spans nearly 40ft.

12. Painting: Number 5, 1948

20 Most Expensive Things In The World - Painting: Number 5, 1948
20 Most Expensive Things In The World – Painting: Number 5, 1948

Price: $140 million

While Jackson Pollock’s work has certainly drawn its share of criticism for obvious reasons, any person that can shower a canvas with blobs of paint and then sell it for 7 figures probably doesn’t care very much about what other people think.

11. House: Antillia Mumbai

20 Most Expensive Things In The World - House: Antillia Mumbai
20 Most Expensive Things In The World – House: Antillia Mumbai

Price: $2 billion

Named after the mythical Atlantic island of Antillia, this house in downtown Mumbai, India has over 600 full time staff.

10. Picture: Rhein II

20 Most Expensive Things In The World - Picture: Rhein II
20 Most Expensive Things In The World – Picture: Rhein II

Price: $4 million

Although Andreas Gursky is famous for his colorful landscapes, this one of the Rhein river in Germany is little more than green and grey.

9. Sculpture: L’Homme qui marche (Walking Man)

20 Most Expensive Things In The World - Sculpture: L’Homme qui marche (Walking Man)
20 Most Expensive Things In The World – Sculpture: L’Homme qui marche (Walking Man)

Price: $104.3 million

As the most expensive piece of art to ever sell at auction, the Walking Man just edged out the former title holder, Pablo Picasso’s Boy with a Pipe.

8. Ring: Chopard Blue Diamond

20 Most Expensive Things In The World - Ring: Chopard Blue Diamond
20 Most Expensive Things In The World – Ring: Chopard Blue Diamond

Price: $16.26 million

There are very few more efficient ways of implicitly begging people to rob you than wearing a $16 million ring on your finger.

7. Yacht: History Supreme

20 Most Expensive Things In The World - Yacht: History Supreme
20 Most Expensive Things In The World – Yacht: History Supreme

Price: $4.8 billion

It almost hurts doesn’t it? Made with over 100,000 kg of gold and decorated with everything from T-Rex bones to miniature meteorites this unfortunate case of what-the-heck-do-I-do-with-5-billion-dollars is owned by an anonymous Malaysian businessman, probably Robert Kuok.

6. Feather: Extinct Huia Bird

20 Most Expensive Things In The World - Feather: Extinct Huia Bird
20 Most Expensive Things In The World – Feather: Extinct Huia Bird

Price: $8,000

Just a single feather from the extinct Huia bird went for almost $10,000 at an auction in New Zealand.

5. Jeans: Spin Jean by Damien Hirst

20 Most Expensive Things In The World - Jeans: Spin Jean by Damien Hirst
20 Most Expensive Things In The World – Jeans: Spin Jean by Damien Hirst

Price: $27,000

With only 8 instances of this multicolored mess available in the world, hipsters everywhere should be foaming at the lips to get their hands…or rather their legs…on a pair.

4. Cellphone: iPhone 3GS Supreme Rose by Stuart Hughes

20 Most Expensive Things In The World - Cellphone: iPhone 3GS Supreme Rose by Stuart Hughes
20 Most Expensive Things In The World – Cellphone: iPhone 3GS Supreme Rose by Stuart Hughes

Price: $2.97 million

If you think you have trouble keeping track of your phone in crowded places then just imagine owning this pricey little gadget.

3. Domain Name: Insure.com

20 Most Expensive Things In The World - Domain Name: Insure.com
20 Most Expensive Things In The World – Domain Name: Insure.com

Price: $16 million

When Quinstreet, the California based marketing firm, bought insure.com in 2009 they went down in the Guinness Book of World Records for owning the most expensive domain name ever.

2. Drawing: Raphael’s Head of a Muse

20 Most Expensive Things In The World - Drawing: Raphael’s Head of a Muse
20 Most Expensive Things In The World – Drawing: Raphael’s Head of a Muse

Price: $47.9 million

Although it was estimated to sell at only $20 million it ended up going for over twice that at a 2009 auction by Christie’s London

1. Parking Spot: Manhattan

20 Most Expensive Things In The World - Parking Spot: Manhattan
20 Most Expensive Things In The World – Parking Spot: Manhattan

Price: $1 million

Located in eight-story luxury condominium building at 66 E. 11th St in downtown Manhattan, this million dollar parking spot is worth more than 6 times the national price of a single family home.

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