City with most rats in world is top tourist destination – full list where most rats live

Paris was close behind London in the ratty rankings with specialists estimating the city has a rat population of around six million.

Perhaps inspired by Ratatouille’s culinary success, Paris’s rats are thought to mostly survive off leftovers in restaurant bins.

Deshnoke was named the fifth rattiest city in the world, but many of the Indian city’s rats reside in a temple.

The Hindu Karni Mata Temple is home to around 20,000 rats who are considered holy and cared for by devotees.