List of UNESCO World Heritage Sites

UNESCO (United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization) World Heritage Sites comprise 1,199 properties.

Rock-Hewn Churches, Lalibela, Ethiopia. UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Rock-Hewn Churches, Lalibela
Speyer Cathedral, Germany
Mount Kenya National Park, Kenya
Sukur Cultural Landscape, Adamawa, Nigeria

World heritage property is a legacy from the past, that people live with today, and pass on to future generations. The cultural and natural heritage are both irreplaceable sources of knowledge and inspiration.

UNESCO seeks to encourage the identification, protection and preservation of cultural and natural heritage around the world that are considered to be of outstanding value to humanity. This is embodied in an international treaty known as the Convention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage, adopted by UNESCO in 1972.

The World Heritage Sites are:


  1. Minaret and Archaeological Remains of Jam
  2. Cultural Landscape and Archaeological Remains of the Bamiyan Valley


  1. Natural and Cultural Heritage of the Ohrid region
  2. Butrint
  3. Historic Centres of Berat and Gjirokastra
  4. Ancient and Primeval Beech Forests of the Carpathians and Other Regions of Europe


  1. Al Qal’a of Beni Hammad
  2. Djémila
  3. M’Zab Valley
  4. Tassili n’Ajjer
  5. Timgad
  6. Tipasa
  7. Kasbah of Algiers


  1. Madriu-Perafita-Claror Valley


  1. Mbanza Kongo, Vestiges of the Capital of the former Kingdom of Kongo

Antigua and Barbuda

  1. Antigua Naval Dockyard and Related Archaeological Sites


  1. Los Glaciares National Park
  2. Jesuit Missions of the Guaranis: San Ignacio Mini, Santa Ana, Nuestra Señora de Loreto and Santa Maria Mayor (Argentina), Ruins of Sao Miguel das Missoes (Brazil)
  3. Iguazu National Park
  4. Cueva de las Manos, Río Pinturas
  5. Península Valdés
  6. Ischigualasto / Talampaya Natural Parks
  7. Jesuit Block and Estancias of Córdoba
  8. Quebrada de Humahuaca
  9. Qhapaq Ñan, Andean Road System
  10. The Architectural Work of Le Corbusier, an Outstanding Contribution to the Modern Movement
  11. Los Alerces National Park
  12. ESMA Museum and Site of Memory – Former Clandestine Center of Detention, Torture and Extermination


  1. Monasteries of Haghpat and Sanahin
  2. Cathedral and Churches of Echmiatsin and the Archaeological Site of Zvartnots
  3. Monastery of Geghard and the Upper Azat Valley


  1. Great Barrier Reef
  2. Kakadu National Park
  3. Willandra Lakes Region
  4. Lord Howe Island Group
  5. Tasmanian Wilderness
  6. Gondwana Rainforests of Australia
  7. Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
  8. Wet Tropics of Queensland
  9. Shark Bay, Western Australia
  10. K’gari (Fraser Island)
  11. Australian Fossil Mammal Sites (Riversleigh / Naracoorte)
  12. Heard and McDonald Islands
  13. Macquarie Island
  14. Greater Blue Mountains Area
  15. Purnululu National Park
  16. Royal Exhibition Building and Carlton Gardens
  17. Sydney Opera House
  18. Australian Convict Sites
  19. Ningaloo Coast
  20. Budj Bim Cultural Landscape


  1. Historic Centre of the City of Salzburg
  2. Palace and Gardens of Schönbrunn
  3. Hallstatt-Dachstein / Salzkammergut Cultural Landscape
  4. Semmering Railway
  5. City of Graz – Historic Centre and Schloss Eggenberg
  6. Wachau Cultural Landscape
  7. Historic Centre of Vienna
  8. Fertö / Neusiedlersee Cultural Landscape
  9. Ancient and Primeval Beech Forests of the Carpathians and Other Regions of Europe
  10. Prehistoric Pile Dwellings around the Alps
  11. Frontiers of the Roman Empire – The Danube Limes (Western Segment)
  12. The Great Spa Towns of Europe


  1. Walled City of Baku with the Shirvanshah’s Palace and Maiden Tower
  2. Gobustan Rock Art Cultural Landscape
  3. Historic Centre of Sheki with the Khan’s Palace
  4. Hyrcanian Forests
  5. Cultural Landscape of Khinalig People and “Köç Yolu” Transhumance Route


  1. Qal’at al-Bahrain – Ancient Harbour and Capital of Dilmun
  2. Pearling, Testimony of an Island Economy
  3. Dilmun Burial Mounds


  1. Historic Mosque City of Bagerhat
  2. Ruins of the Buddhist Vihara at Paharpur
  3. The Sundarbans


  1. Historic Bridgetown and its Garrison


  1. Białowieża Forest
  2. Mir Castle Complex
  3. Architectural, Residential and Cultural Complex of the Radziwill Family at Nesvizh
  4. Struve Geodetic Arc


  1. Flemish Béguinages
  2. La Grand-Place, Brussels
  3. The Four Lifts on the Canal du Centre and their Environs, La Louvière and Le Roeulx (Hainaut)
  4. Belfries of Belgium and France
  5. Historic Centre of Brugge
  6. Major Town Houses of the Architect Victor Horta (Brussels)
  7. Neolithic Flint Mines at Spiennes (Mons)
  8. Notre-Dame Cathedral in Tournai
  9. Plantin-Moretus House-Workshops-Museum Complex
  10. Ancient and Primeval Beech Forests of the Carpathians and Other Regions of Europe
  11. Stoclet House
  12. Major Mining Sites of Wallonia
  13. The Architectural Work of Le Corbusier, an Outstanding Contribution to the Modern Movement
  14. Colonies of Benevolence
  15. The Great Spa Towns of Europe
  16. Funerary and memory sites of the First World War (Western Front)


  1. Belize Barrier Reef Reserve System


  1. Royal Palaces of Abomey
  2. W-Arly-Pendjari Complex
  3. Koutammakou, the Land of the Batammariba

Bolivia (Plurinational State of)

  1. City of Potosí
  2. Jesuit Missions of the Chiquitos
  3. Historic City of Sucre
  4. Fuerte de Samaipata
  5. Noel Kempff Mercado National Park
  6. Tiwanaku: Spiritual and Political Centre of the Tiwanaku Culture
  7. Qhapaq Ñan, Andean Road System

Bosnia and Herzegovina

  1. Old Bridge Area of the Old City of Mostar
  2. Ancient and Primeval Beech Forests of the Carpathians and Other Regions of Europe
  3. Mehmed Paša Sokolović Bridge in Višegrad
  4. Stećci Medieval Tombstone Graveyards


  1. Tsodilo
  2. Okavango Delta


  1. Historic Town of Ouro Preto
  2. Historic Centre of the Town of Olinda
  3. Jesuit Missions of the Guaranis: San Ignacio Mini, Santa Ana, Nuestra Señora de Loreto and Santa Maria Mayor (Argentina), Ruins of Sao Miguel das Missoes (Brazil)
  4. Historic Centre of Salvador de Bahia
  5. Sanctuary of Bom Jesus do Congonhas
  6. Iguaçu National Park
  7. Brasilia
  8. Serra da Capivara National Park
  9. Historic Centre of São Luís
  10. Atlantic Forest South-East Reserves
  11. Discovery Coast Atlantic Forest Reserves
  12. Historic Centre of the Town of Diamantina
  13. Central Amazon Conservation Complex
  14. Pantanal Conservation Area
  15. Brazilian Atlantic Islands: Fernando de Noronha and Atol das Rocas Reserves
  16. Cerrado Protected Areas: Chapada dos Veadeiros and Emas National Parks
  17. Historic Centre of the Town of Goiás
  18. São Francisco Square in the Town of São Cristóvão
  19. Rio de Janeiro: Carioca Landscapes between the Mountain and the Sea
  20. Pampulha Modern Ensemble
  21. Valongo Wharf Archaeological Site
  22. Paraty and Ilha Grande – Culture and Biodiversity
  23. Sítio Roberto Burle Marx


  1. Boyana Church
  2. Madara Rider
  3. Rock-Hewn Churches of Ivanovo
  4. Thracian Tomb of Kazanlak
  5. Ancient City of Nessebar
  6. Pirin National Park
  7. Rila Monastery
  8. Srebarna Nature Reserve
  9. Thracian Tomb of Sveshtari
  10. Ancient and Primeval Beech Forests of the Carpathians and Other Regions of Europe

Burkina Faso

  1. W-Arly-Pendjari Complex
  2. Ruins of Loropéni
  3. Ancient Ferrous Metallurgy Sites of Burkina Faso

Cabo Verde

  1. Cidade Velha, Historic Centre of Ribeira Grande


  1. Angkor
  2. Temple of Preah Vihear
  3. Temple Zone of Sambor Prei Kuk, Archaeological Site of Ancient Ishanapura
  4. Koh Ker: Archaeological Site of Ancient Lingapura or Chok Gargyar


  1. Dja Faunal Reserve
  2. Sangha Trinational


  1. L’Anse aux Meadows National Historic Site
  2. Nahanni National Park
  3. Dinosaur Provincial Park
  4. Kluane / Wrangell-St. Elias / Glacier Bay / Tatshenshini-Alsek
  5. Head-Smashed-In Buffalo Jump
  6. SGang Gwaay
  7. Wood Buffalo National Park
  8. Canadian Rocky Mountain Parks
  9. Historic District of Old Québec
  10. Gros Morne National Park
  11. Old Town Lunenburg
  12. Waterton Glacier International Peace Park
  13. Miguasha National Park
  14. Rideau Canal
  15. Joggins Fossil Cliffs
  16. Landscape of Grand Pré
  17. Red Bay Basque Whaling Station
  18. Mistaken Point
  19. Pimachiowin Aki
  20. Writing-on-Stone / Áísínai’pi
  21. Anticosti
  22. Tr’ondëk-Klondike

Central African Republic

  1. Manovo-Gounda St Floris National Park
  2. Sangha Trinational


  1. Lakes of Ounianga
  2. Ennedi Massif: Natural and Cultural Landscape


  1. Rapa Nui National Park
  2. Churches of Chiloé
  3. Historic Quarter of the Seaport City of Valparaíso
  4. Humberstone and Santa Laura Saltpeter Works
  5. Sewell Mining Town
  6. Qhapaq Ñan, Andean Road System
  7. Settlement and Artificial Mummification of the Chinchorro Culture in the Arica and Parinacota Region


  1. Imperial Palaces of the Ming and Qing Dynasties in Beijing and Shenyang
  2. Mausoleum of the First Qin Emperor
  3. Mogao Caves
  4. Mount Taishan
  5. Peking Man Site at Zhoukoudian
  6. The Great Wall
  7. Mount Huangshan
  8. Huanglong Scenic and Historic Interest Area
  9. Jiuzhaigou Valley Scenic and Historic Interest Area
  10. Wulingyuan Scenic and Historic Interest Area
  11. Ancient Building Complex in the Wudang Mountains
  12. Historic Ensemble of the Potala Palace, Lhasa
  13. Mountain Resort and its Outlying Temples, Chengde
  14. Temple and Cemetery of Confucius and the Kong Family Mansion in Qufu
  15. Lushan National Park
  16. Mount Emei Scenic Area, including Leshan Giant Buddha Scenic Area
  17. Ancient City of Ping Yao
  18. Classical Gardens of Suzhou
  19. Old Town of Lijiang
  20. Summer Palace, an Imperial Garden in Beijing
  21. Temple of Heaven: an Imperial Sacrificial Altar in Beijing
  22. Dazu Rock Carvings
  23. Mount Wuyi
  24. Ancient Villages in Southern Anhui – Xidi and Hongcun
  25. Imperial Tombs of the Ming and Qing Dynasties
  26. Longmen Grottoes
  27. Mount Qingcheng and the Dujiangyan Irrigation System
  28. Yungang Grottoes
  29. Three Parallel Rivers of Yunnan Protected Areas
  30. Capital Cities and Tombs of the Ancient Koguryo Kingdom
  31. Historic Centre of Macao
  32. Sichuan Giant Panda Sanctuaries – Wolong, Mt Siguniang and Jiajin Mountains
  33. Yin Xu
  34. Kaiping Diaolou and Villages
  35. South China Karst
  36. Fujian Tulou
  37. Mount Sanqingshan National Park
  38. Mount Wutai
  39. China Danxia
  40. Historic Monuments of Dengfeng in “The Centre of Heaven and Earth”
  41. West Lake Cultural Landscape of Hangzhou
  42. Chengjiang Fossil Site
  43. Site of Xanadu
  44. Cultural Landscape of Honghe Hani Rice Terraces
  45. Xinjiang Tianshan
  46. Silk Roads: the Routes Network of Chang’an-Tianshan Corridor
  47. The Grand Canal
  48. Tusi Sites
  49. Hubei Shennongjia
  50. Zuojiang Huashan Rock Art Cultural Landscape
  51. Kulangsu, a Historic International Settlement
  52. Qinghai Hoh Xil
  53. Fanjingshan
  54. Archaeological Ruins of Liangzhu City
  55. Migratory Bird Sanctuaries along the Coast of Yellow Sea-Bohai Gulf of China (Phase I)
  56. Quanzhou: Emporium of the World in Song-Yuan China
  57. Cultural Landscape of Old Tea Forests of the Jingmai Mountain in Pu’er


  1. Port, Fortresses and Group of Monuments, Cartagena
  2. Los Katíos National Park
  3. Historic Centre of Santa Cruz de Mompox
  4. National Archeological Park of Tierradentro
  5. San Agustín Archaeological Park
  6. Malpelo Fauna and Flora Sanctuary
  7. Coffee Cultural Landscape of Colombia
  8. Qhapaq Ñan, Andean Road System
  9. Chiribiquete National Park – “The Maloca of the Jaguar”


  1. Sangha Trinational
  2. Forest Massif of Odzala-Kokoua

Costa Rica

  1. Talamanca Range-La Amistad Reserves / La Amistad National Park
  2. Cocos Island National Park
  3. Area de Conservación Guanacaste
  4. Precolumbian Chiefdom Settlements with Stone Spheres of the Diquís

Côte d’Ivoire

  1. Mount Nimba Strict Nature Reserve
  2. Taï National Park
  3. Comoé National Park
  4. Historic Town of Grand-Bassam
  5. Sudanese style mosques in northern Côte d’Ivoire


  1. Historical Complex of Split with the Palace of Diocletian
  2. Old City of Dubrovnik
  3. Plitvice Lakes National Park
  4. Episcopal Complex of the Euphrasian Basilica in the Historic Centre of Poreč
  5. Historic City of Trogir
  6. The Cathedral of St James in Šibenik
  7. Ancient and Primeval Beech Forests of the Carpathians and Other Regions of Europe
  8. Stari Grad Plain
  9. Stećci Medieval Tombstone Graveyards
  10. Venetian Works of Defence between the 16th and 17th Centuries: Stato da Terra – Western Stato da Mar


  1. Old Havana and its Fortification System
  2. Trinidad and the Valley de los Ingenios
  3. San Pedro de la Roca Castle, Santiago de Cuba
  4. Desembarco del Granma National Park
  5. Viñales Valley
  6. Archaeological Landscape of the First Coffee Plantations in the South-East of Cuba
  7. Alejandro de Humboldt National Park
  8. Urban Historic Centre of Cienfuegos
  9. Historic Centre of Camagüey


  1. Paphos
  2. Painted Churches in the Troodos Region
  3. Choirokoitia


  1. Historic Centre of Český Krumlov
  2. Historic Centre of Prague
  3. Historic Centre of Telč
  4. Pilgrimage Church of St John of Nepomuk at Zelená Hora
  5. Kutná Hora: Historical Town Centre with the Church of St Barbara and the Cathedral of Our Lady at Sedlec
  6. Lednice-Valtice Cultural Landscape
  7. Gardens and Castle at Kroměříž
  8. Holašovice Historic Village
  9. Litomyšl Castle
  10. Holy Trinity Column in Olomouc
  11. Tugendhat Villa in Brno
  12. Jewish Quarter and St Procopius’ Basilica in Třebíč
  13. Ancient and Primeval Beech Forests of the Carpathians and Other Regions of Europe
  14. Erzgebirge/Krušnohoří Mining Region
  15. Landscape for Breeding and Training of Ceremonial Carriage Horses at Kladruby nad Labem
  16. The Great Spa Towns of Europe
  17. Žatec and the Landscape of Saaz Hops

Democratic People’s Republic of Korea

  1. Complex of Koguryo Tombs
  2. Historic Monuments and Sites in Kaesong

Democratic Republic of the Congo

  1. Virunga National Park
  2. Kahuzi-Biega National Park
  3. Garamba National Park
  4. Salonga National Park
  5. Okapi Wildlife Reserve


  1. Jelling Mounds, Runic Stones and Church
  2. Roskilde Cathedral
  3. Kronborg Castle
  4. Ilulissat Icefjord
  5. Wadden Sea
  6. Stevns Klint
  7. Christiansfeld, a Moravian Church Settlement
  8. The par force hunting landscape in North Zealand
  9. Kujataa Greenland: Norse and Inuit Farming at the Edge of the Ice Cap
  10. Aasivissuit – Nipisat. Inuit Hunting Ground between Ice and Sea
  11. Viking-Age Ring Fortresses


  1. Morne Trois Pitons National Park

Dominican Republic

  1. Colonial City of Santo Domingo


  1. City of Quito
  2. Galápagos Islands
  3. Sangay National Park
  4. Historic Centre of Santa Ana de los Ríos de Cuenca
  5. Qhapaq Ñan, Andean Road System


  1. Abu Mena
  2. Ancient Thebes with its Necropolis
  3. Historic Cairo
  4. Memphis and its Necropolis – the Pyramid Fields from Giza to Dahshur
  5. Nubian Monuments from Abu Simbel to Philae
  6. Saint Catherine Area
  7. Wadi Al-Hitan (Whale Valley)

El Salvador

  1. Joya de Cerén Archaeological Site


  1. Asmara: A Modernist African City


  1. Historic Centre (Old Town) of Tallinn
  2. Struve Geodetic Arc


  1. Rock-Hewn Churches, Lalibela
  2. Simien National Park
  3. Fasil Ghebbi, Gondar Region
  4. Aksum
  5. Lower Valley of the Awash
  6. Lower Valley of the Omo
  7. Tiya
  8. Harar Jugol, the Fortified Historic Town
  9. Konso Cultural Landscape
  10. Bale Mountains National Park
  11. The Gedeo Cultural Landscape


  1. Levuka Historical Port Town


  1. Fortress of Suomenlinna
  2. Old Rauma
  3. Petäjävesi Old Church
  4. Verla Groundwood and Board Mill
  5. Bronze Age Burial Site of Sammallahdenmäki
  6. High Coast / Kvarken Archipelago
  7. Struve Geodetic Arc


  1. Chartres Cathedral
  2. Mont-Saint-Michel and its Bay
  3. Palace and Park of Versailles
  4. Prehistoric Sites and Decorated Caves of the Vézère Valley
  5. Vézelay, Church and Hill
  6. Amiens Cathedral
  7. Arles, Roman and Romanesque Monuments
  8. Cistercian Abbey of Fontenay
  9. Palace and Park of Fontainebleau
  10. Roman Theatre and its Surroundings and the “Triumphal Arch” of Orange
  11. From the Great Saltworks of Salins-les-Bains to the Royal Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans, the Production of Open-pan Salt
  12. Abbey Church of Saint-Savin sur Gartempe
  13. Gulf of Porto: Calanche of Piana, Gulf of Girolata, Scandola Reserve
  14. Place Stanislas, Place de la Carrière and Place d’Alliance in Nancy
  15. Pont du Gard (Roman Aqueduct)
  16. Strasbourg, Grande-Île and Neustadt
  17. Cathedral of Notre-Dame, Former Abbey of Saint-Rémi and Palace of Tau, Reims
  18. Paris, Banks of the Seine
  19. Bourges Cathedral
  20. Historic Centre of Avignon: Papal Palace, Episcopal Ensemble and Avignon Bridge
  21. Canal du Midi
  22. Historic Fortified City of Carcassonne
  23. Pyrénées – Mont Perdu
  24. Historic Site of Lyon
  25. Routes of Santiago de Compostela in France
  26. Belfries of Belgium and France 9
  27. Jurisdiction of Saint-Emilion
  28. The Loire Valley between Sully-sur-Loire and Chalonnes 10
  29. Provins, Town of Medieval Fairs
  30. Le Havre, the City Rebuilt by Auguste Perret
  31. Ancient and Primeval Beech Forests of the Carpathians and Other Regions of Europe
  32. Bordeaux, Port of the Moon
  33. Fortifications of Vauban
  34. Lagoons of New Caledonia: Reef Diversity and Associated Ecosystems
  35. Episcopal City of Albi
  36. Pitons, cirques and remparts of Reunion Island
  37. Prehistoric Pile Dwellings around the Alps
  38. The Causses and the Cévennes, Mediterranean agro-pastoral Cultural Landscape
  39. Nord-Pas de Calais Mining Basin
  40. Decorated Cave of Pont d’Arc, known as Grotte Chauvet-Pont d’Arc, Ardèche
  41. Champagne Hillsides, Houses and Cellars
  42. The Climats, terroirs of Burgundy
  43. The Architectural Work of Le Corbusier, an Outstanding Contribution to the Modern Movement
  44. Taputapuātea
  45. Chaîne des Puys – Limagne fault tectonic arena
  46. French Austral Lands and Seas
  47. Cordouan Lighthouse
  48. Nice, Winter Resort Town of the Riviera
  49. The Great Spa Towns of Europe
  50. Funerary and memory sites of the First World War (Western Front)
  51. The Maison Carrée of Nîmes
  52. Volcanoes and Forests of Mount Pelée and the Pitons of Northern Martinique


  1. Ecosystem and Relict Cultural Landscape of Lopé-Okanda
  2. Ivindo National Park


  1. Kunta Kinteh Island and Related Sites
  2. Stone Circles of Senegambia


  1. Gelati Monastery
  2. Historical Monuments of Mtskheta
  3. Upper Svaneti
  4. Colchic Rainforests and Wetlands


  1. Aachen Cathedral
  2. Speyer Cathedral
  3. Würzburg Residence with the Court Gardens and Residence Square
  4. Pilgrimage Church of Wies
  5. Castles of Augustusburg and Falkenlust at Brühl
  6. St Mary’s Cathedral and St Michael’s Church at Hildesheim
  7. Roman Monuments, Cathedral of St Peter and Church of Our Lady in Trier
  8. Frontiers of the Roman Empire
  9. Hanseatic City of Lübeck
  10. Palaces and Parks of Potsdam and Berlin
  11. Abbey and Altenmünster of Lorsch
  12. Mines of Rammelsberg, Historic Town of Goslar and Upper Harz Water Management System
  13. Maulbronn Monastery Complex
  14. Town of Bamberg
  15. Collegiate Church, Castle and Old Town of Quedlinburg
  16. Völklingen Ironworks
  17. Messel Pit Fossil Site
  18. Bauhaus and its Sites in Weimar, Dessau and Bernau
  19. Cologne Cathedral
  20. Luther Memorials in Eisleben and Wittenberg
  21. Classical Weimar
  22. Museumsinsel (Museum Island), Berlin
  23. Wartburg Castle
  24. Garden Kingdom of Dessau-Wörlitz
  25. Monastic Island of Reichenau
  26. Zollverein Coal Mine Industrial Complex in Essen
  27. Historic Centres of Stralsund and Wismar
  28. Upper Middle Rhine Valley
  29. Dresden Elbe Valley Delisted 2009
  30. Muskauer Park / Park Mużakowski
  31. Town Hall and Roland on the Marketplace of Bremen
  32. Old town of Regensburg with Stadtamhof
  33. Ancient and Primeval Beech Forests of the Carpathians and Other Regions of Europe
  34. Berlin Modernism Housing Estates
  35. Wadden Sea
  36. Fagus Factory in Alfeld
  37. Prehistoric Pile Dwellings around the Alps
  38. Margravial Opera House Bayreuth
  39. Bergpark Wilhelmshöhe
  40. Carolingian Westwork and Civitas Corvey
  41. Speicherstadt and Kontorhaus District with Chilehaus
  42. The Architectural Work of Le Corbusier, an Outstanding Contribution to the Modern Movement
  43. Caves and Ice Age Art in the Swabian Jura
  44. Archaeological Border complex of Hedeby and the Danevirke
  45. Naumburg Cathedral
  46. Erzgebirge/Krušnohoří Mining Region
  47. Water Management System of Augsburg
  48. Frontiers of the Roman Empire – The Danube Limes (Western Segment)
  49. Frontiers of the Roman Empire – The Lower German Limes
  50. Mathildenhöhe Darmstadt
  51. ShUM Sites of Speyer, Worms and Mainz
  52. The Great Spa Towns of Europe
  53. Jewish-Medieval Heritage of Erfurt


  1. Forts and Castles, Volta, Greater Accra, Central and Western Regions
  2. Asante Traditional Buildings


  1. Temple of Apollo Epicurius at Bassae
  2. Acropolis, Athens
  3. Archaeological Site of Delphi
  4. Medieval City of Rhodes
  5. Meteora
  6. Mount Athos
  7. Paleochristian and Byzantine Monuments of Thessalonika
  8. Sanctuary of Asklepios at Epidaurus
  9. Archaeological Site of Mystras
  10. Archaeological Site of Olympia
  11. Delos
  12. Monasteries of Daphni, Hosios Loukas and Nea Moni of Chios
  13. Pythagoreion and Heraion of Samos
  14. Archaeological Site of Aigai (modern name Vergina)
  15. Archaeological Sites of Mycenae and Tiryns
  16. The Historic Centre (Chorá) with the Monastery of Saint-John the Theologian and the Cave of the Apocalypse on the Island of Pátmos
  17. Old Town of Corfu
  18. Archaeological Site of Philippi
  19. Zagori Cultural Landscape


  1. Antigua Guatemala
  2. Tikal National Park
  3. Archaeological Park and Ruins of Quirigua
  4. National Archaeological Park Tak’alik Ab’aj


  1. Mount Nimba Strict Nature Reserve


  1. National History Park – Citadel, Sans Souci, Ramiers

Holy See

  1. Historic Centre of Rome, the Properties of the Holy See in that City Enjoying Extraterritorial Rights and San Paolo Fuori le Mura 12
  2. Vatican City


  1. Maya Site of Copan
  2. Río Plátano Biosphere Reserve


  1. Budapest, including the Banks of the Danube, the Buda Castle Quarter and Andrássy Avenue
  2. Old Village of Hollókő and its Surroundings
  3. Caves of Aggtelek Karst and Slovak Karst
  4. Millenary Benedictine Abbey of Pannonhalma and its Natural Environment
  5. Hortobágy National Park – the Puszta
  6. Early Christian Necropolis of Pécs (Sopianae)
  7. Fertö / Neusiedlersee Cultural Landscape
  8. Tokaj Wine Region Historic Cultural Landscape


  1. Þingvellir National Park
  2. Surtsey
  3. Vatnajökull National Park – Dynamic Nature of Fire and Ice


  1. Agra Fort
  2. Ajanta Caves
  3. Ellora Caves
  4. Taj Mahal
  5. Group of Monuments at Mahabalipuram
  6. Sun Temple, Konârak
  7. Kaziranga National Park
  8. Keoladeo National Park
  9. Manas Wildlife Sanctuary
  10. Churches and Convents of Goa
  11. Fatehpur Sikri
  12. Group of Monuments at Hampi
  13. Khajuraho Group of Monuments
  14. Elephanta Caves
  15. Great Living Chola Temples
  16. Group of Monuments at Pattadakal
  17. Sundarbans National Park
  18. Nanda Devi and Valley of Flowers National Parks
  19. Buddhist Monuments at Sanchi
  20. Humayun’s Tomb, Delhi
  21. Qutb Minar and its Monuments, Delhi
  22. Mountain Railways of India
  23. Mahabodhi Temple Complex at Bodh Gaya
  24. Rock Shelters of Bhimbetka
  25. Champaner-Pavagadh Archaeological Park
  26. Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus (formerly Victoria Terminus)
  27. Red Fort Complex
  28. The Jantar Mantar, Jaipur
  29. Western Ghats
  30. Hill Forts of Rajasthan
  31. Great Himalayan National Park Conservation Area
  32. Rani-ki-Vav (the Queen’s Stepwell) at Patan, Gujarat
  33. Archaeological Site of Nalanda Mahavihara at Nalanda, Bihar
  34. Khangchendzonga National Park
  35. The Architectural Work of Le Corbusier, an Outstanding Contribution to the Modern Movement
  36. Historic City of Ahmadabad
  37. Victorian Gothic and Art Deco Ensembles of Mumbai
  38. Jaipur City, Rajasthan
  39. Dholavira: a Harappan City
  40. Kakatiya Rudreshwara (Ramappa) Temple, Telangana
  41. Sacred Ensembles of the Hoysalas
  42. Santiniketan


  1. Borobudur Temple Compounds
  2. Komodo National Park
  3. Prambanan Temple Compounds
  4. Ujung Kulon National Park
  5. Sangiran Early Man Site
  6. Lorentz National Park
  7. Tropical Rainforest Heritage of Sumatra
  8. Cultural Landscape of Bali Province: the Subak System as a Manifestation of the Tri Hita Karana Philosophy
  9. Ombilin Coal Mining Heritage of Sawahlunto
  10. The Cosmological Axis of Yogyakarta and its Historic Landmarks

Iran (Islamic Republic of)

  1. Meidan Emam, Esfahan
  2. Persepolis
  3. Tchogha Zanbil
  4. Takht-e Soleyman
  5. Bam and its Cultural Landscape
  6. Pasargadae
  7. Soltaniyeh
  8. Bisotun
  9. Armenian Monastic Ensembles of Iran
  10. Shushtar Historical Hydraulic System
  11. Sheikh Safi al-din Khānegāh and Shrine Ensemble in Ardabil
  12. Tabriz Historic Bazaar Complex
  13. The Persian Garden
  14. Gonbad-e Qābus
  15. Masjed-e Jāmé of Isfahan
  16. Golestan Palace
  17. Shahr-i Sokhta
  18. Cultural Landscape of Maymand
  19. Susa
  20. Lut Desert
  21. The Persian Qanat
  22. Historic City of Yazd
  23. Sassanid Archaeological Landscape of Fars Region
  24. Hyrcanian Forests
  25. Cultural Landscape of Hawraman/Uramanat
  26. Trans-Iranian Railway
  27. The Persian Caravanserai


  1. Hatra
  2. Ashur (Qal’at Sherqat)
  3. Samarra Archaeological City
  4. Erbil Citadel
  5. The Ahwar of Southern Iraq: Refuge of Biodiversity and the Relict Landscape of the Mesopotamian Cities
  6. Babylon


  1. Brú na Bóinne – Archaeological Ensemble of the Bend of the Boyne
  2. Sceilg Mhichíl


  1. Masada
  2. Old City of Acre
  3. White City of Tel-Aviv – the Modern Movement
  4. Biblical Tels – Megiddo, Hazor, Beer Sheba
  5. Incense Route – Desert Cities in the Negev
  6. Bahá’i Holy Places in Haifa and the Western Galilee
  7. Sites of Human Evolution at Mount Carmel: The Nahal Me’arot / Wadi el-Mughara Caves
  8. Caves of Maresha and Bet-Guvrin in the Judean Lowlands as a Microcosm of the Land of the Caves
  9. Necropolis of Bet She’arim: A Landmark of Jewish Renewal


  1. Rock Drawings in Valcamonica
  2. Church and Dominican Convent of Santa Maria delle Grazie with “The Last Supper” by Leonardo da Vinci
  3. Historic Centre of Rome, the Properties of the Holy See in that City Enjoying Extraterritorial Rights and San Paolo Fuori le Mura
  4. Historic Centre of Florence
  5. Piazza del Duomo, Pisa
  6. Venice and its Lagoon
  7. Historic Centre of San Gimignano
  8. The Sassi and the Park of the Rupestrian Churches of Matera
  9. City of Vicenza and the Palladian Villas of the Veneto
  10. Crespi d’Adda
  11. Ferrara, City of the Renaissance, and its Po Delta
  12. Historic Centre of Naples
  13. Historic Centre of Siena
  14. Castel del Monte
  15. Early Christian Monuments of Ravenna
  16. Historic Centre of the City of Pienza
  17. The Trulli of Alberobello
  18. 18th-Century Royal Palace at Caserta with the Park, the Aqueduct of Vanvitelli, and the San Leucio Complex
  19. Archaeological Area of Agrigento
  20. Archaeological Areas of Pompei, Herculaneum and Torre Annunziata
  21. Botanical Garden (Orto Botanico), Padua
  22. Cathedral, Torre Civica and Piazza Grande, Modena
  23. Costiera Amalfitana
  24. Portovenere, Cinque Terre, and the Islands (Palmaria, Tino and Tinetto)
  25. Residences of the Royal House of Savoy
  26. Su Nuraxi di Barumini
  27. Villa Romana del Casale
  28. Archaeological Area and the Patriarchal Basilica of Aquileia
  29. Cilento and Vallo di Diano National Park with the Archeological Sites of Paestum and Velia, and the Certosa di Padula
  30. Historic Centre of Urbino
  31. Villa Adriana (Tivoli)
  32. Assisi, the Basilica of San Francesco and Other Franciscan Sites
  33. City of Verona
  34. Isole Eolie (Aeolian Islands)
  35. Villa d’Este, Tivoli
  36. Late Baroque Towns of the Val di Noto (South-Eastern Sicily)
  37. Sacri Monti of Piedmont and Lombardy
  38. Monte San Giorgio
  39. Etruscan Necropolises of Cerveteri and Tarquinia
  40. Val d’Orcia
  41. Syracuse and the Rocky Necropolis of Pantalica
  42. Genoa: Le Strade Nuove and the system of the Palazzi dei Rolli
  43. Ancient and Primeval Beech Forests of the Carpathians and Other Regions of Europe
  44. Mantua and Sabbioneta
  45. Rhaetian Railway in the Albula / Bernina Landscapes
  46. The Dolomites
  47. Longobards in Italy. Places of the Power (568-774 A.D.)
  48. Prehistoric Pile Dwellings around the Alps
  49. Medici Villas and Gardens in Tuscany
  50. Mount Etna
  51. Vineyard Landscape of Piedmont: Langhe-Roero and Monferrato
  52. Arab-Norman Palermo and the Cathedral Churches of Cefalú and Monreale
  53. Venetian Works of Defence between the 16th and 17th Centuries: Stato da Terra – Western Stato da Mar
  54. Ivrea, industrial city of the 20th century
  55. Le Colline del Prosecco di Conegliano e Valdobbiadene
  56. Padua’s fourteenth-century fresco cycles
  57. The Great Spa Towns of Europe
  58. The Porticoes of Bologna
  59. Evaporitic Karst and Caves of Northern Apennines


  1. Blue and John Crow Mountains


  1. Buddhist Monuments in the Horyu-ji Area
  2. Himeji-jo
  3. Shirakami-Sanchi
  4. Yakushima
  5. Historic Monuments of Ancient Kyoto (Kyoto, Uji and Otsu Cities)
  6. Historic Villages of Shirakawa-go and Gokayama
  7. Hiroshima Peace Memorial (Genbaku Dome)
  8. Itsukushima Shinto Shrine
  9. Historic Monuments of Ancient Nara
  10. Shrines and Temples of Nikko
  11. Gusuku Sites and Related Properties of the Kingdom of Ryukyu
  12. Sacred Sites and Pilgrimage Routes in the Kii Mountain Range
  13. Shiretoko
  14. Iwami Ginzan Silver Mine and its Cultural Landscape
  15. Hiraizumi – Temples, Gardens and Archaeological Sites Representing the Buddhist Pure Land
  16. Ogasawara Islands
  17. Fujisan, sacred place and source of artistic inspiration
  18. Tomioka Silk Mill and Related Sites
  19. Sites of Japan’s Meiji Industrial Revolution: Iron and Steel, Shipbuilding and Coal Mining
  20. The Architectural Work of Le Corbusier, an Outstanding Contribution to the Modern Movement
  21. Sacred Island of Okinoshima and Associated Sites in the Munakata Region
  22. Hidden Christian Sites in the Nagasaki Region
  23. Mozu-Furuichi Kofun Group: Mounded Tombs of Ancient Japan
  24. Amami-Oshima Island, Tokunoshima Island, Northern part of Okinawa Island, and Iriomote Island
  25. Jomon Prehistoric Sites in Northern Japan

Jerusalem (Site proposed by Jordan)

  1. Old City of Jerusalem and its Walls


  1. Petra
  2. Quseir Amra
  3. Um er-Rasas (Kastrom Mefa’a)
  4. Wadi Rum Protected Area
  5. Baptism Site “Bethany Beyond the Jordan” (Al-Maghtas)
  6. As-Salt – The Place of Tolerance and Urban Hospitality


  1. Mausoleum of Khoja Ahmed Yasawi
  2. Petroglyphs of the Archaeological Landscape of Tanbaly
  3. Saryarka – Steppe and Lakes of Northern Kazakhstan
  4. Silk Roads: the Routes Network of Chang’an-Tianshan Corridor
  5. Western Tien-Shan
  6. Cold Winter Deserts of Turan


  1. Lake Turkana National Parks
  2. Mount Kenya National Park/Natural Forest
  3. Lamu Old Town
  4. Sacred Mijikenda Kaya Forests
  5. Fort Jesus, Mombasa
  6. Kenya Lake System in the Great Rift Valley
  7. Thimlich Ohinga Archaeological Site


  1. Phoenix Islands Protected Area


  1. Sulaiman-Too Sacred Mountain
  2. Silk Roads: the Routes Network of Chang’an-Tianshan Corridor
  3. Western Tien-Shan

Lao People’s Democratic Republic

  1. Town of Luang Prabang
  2. Vat Phou and Associated Ancient Settlements within the Champasak Cultural Landscape
  3. Megalithic Jar Sites in Xiengkhuang – Plain of Jars


  1. Historic Centre of Riga
  2. Struve Geodetic Arc
  3. Old town of Kuldīga


  1. Anjar
  2. Baalbek
  3. Byblos
  4. Tyre
  5. Ouadi Qadisha (the Holy Valley) and the Forest of the Cedars of God (Horsh Arz el-Rab)
  6. Rachid Karami International Fair-Tripoli


  1. Maloti-Drakensberg Park


  1. Archaeological Site of Cyrene
  2. Archaeological Site of Leptis Magna
  3. Archaeological Site of Sabratha
  4. Rock-Art Sites of Tadrart Acacus
  5. Old Town of Ghadamès


  1. Vilnius Historic Centre
  2. Curonian Spit
  3. Kernavė Archaeological Site (Cultural Reserve of Kernavė)
  4. Struve Geodetic Arc
  5. Modernist Kaunas: Architecture of Optimism, 1919-1939


  1. City of Luxembourg: its Old Quarters and Fortifications


  1. Andrefana Dry Forests
  2. Royal Hill of Ambohimanga
  3. Rainforests of the Atsinanana


  1. Lake Malawi National Park
  2. Chongoni Rock-Art Area


  1. Gunung Mulu National Park
  2. Kinabalu Park
  3. Melaka and George Town, Historic Cities of the Straits of Malacca
  4. Archaeological Heritage of the Lenggong Valley


  1. Old Towns of Djenné
  2. Timbuktu
  3. Cliff of Bandiagara (Land of the Dogons)
  4. Tomb of Askia


  1. City of Valletta
  2. Ħal Saflieni Hypogeum
  3. Megalithic Temples of Malta

Marshall Islands

  1. Bikini Atoll Nuclear Test Site


  1. Banc d’Arguin National Park
  2. Ancient Ksour of Ouadane, Chinguetti, Tichitt and Oualata


  1. Aapravasi Ghat
  2. Le Morne Cultural Landscape


  1. Historic Centre of Mexico City and Xochimilco
  2. Historic Centre of Oaxaca and Archaeological Site of Monte Albán
  3. Historic Centre of Puebla
  4. Pre-Hispanic City and National Park of Palenque
  5. Pre-Hispanic City of Teotihuacan
  6. Sian Ka’an
  7. Historic Town of Guanajuato and Adjacent Mines
  8. Pre-Hispanic City of Chichen-Itza
  9. Historic Centre of Morelia
  10. El Tajin, Pre-Hispanic City
  11. Historic Centre of Zacatecas
  12. Rock Paintings of the Sierra de San Francisco
  13. Whale Sanctuary of El Vizcaino
  14. Earliest 16th-Century Monasteries on the Slopes of Popocatepetl
  15. Historic Monuments Zone of Querétaro
  16. Pre-Hispanic Town of Uxmal
  17. Hospicio Cabañas, Guadalajara
  18. Archaeological Zone of Paquimé, Casas Grandes
  19. Historic Monuments Zone of Tlacotalpan
  20. Archaeological Monuments Zone of Xochicalco
  21. Historic Fortified Town of Campeche
  22. Ancient Maya City and Protected Tropical Forests of Calakmul, Campeche
  23. Franciscan Missions in the Sierra Gorda of Querétaro
  24. Luis Barragán House and Studio
  25. Islands and Protected Areas of the Gulf of California
  26. Agave Landscape and Ancient Industrial Facilities of Tequila
  27. Central University City Campus of the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM)
  28. Monarch Butterfly Biosphere Reserve
  29. Protective town of San Miguel and the Sanctuary of Jesús Nazareno de Atotonilco
  30. Camino Real de Tierra Adentro
  31. Prehistoric Caves of Yagul and Mitla in the Central Valley of Oaxaca
  32. El Pinacate and Gran Desierto de Altar Biosphere Reserve
  33. Aqueduct of Padre Tembleque Hydraulic System
  34. Archipiélago de Revillagigedo
  35. Tehuacán-Cuicatlán Valley: originary habitat of Mesoamerica

Micronesia (Federated States of)

  1. Nan Madol: Ceremonial Centre of Eastern Micronesia


  1. Uvs Nuur Basin
  2. Orkhon Valley Cultural Landscape
  3. Petroglyphic Complexes of the Mongolian Altai
  4. Great Burkhan Khaldun Mountain and its surrounding sacred landscape
  5. Landscapes of Dauria
  6. Deer Stone Monuments and Related Bronze Age Sites


  1. Natural and Culturo-Historical Region of Kotor
  2. Durmitor National Park
  3. Stećci Medieval Tombstone Graveyards
  4. Venetian Works of Defence between the 16th and 17th Centuries: Stato da Terra – Western Stato da Mar


  1. Medina of Fez
  2. Medina of Marrakesh
  3. Ksar of Ait-Ben-Haddou
  4. Historic City of Meknes
  5. Archaeological Site of Volubilis
  6. Medina of Tétouan (formerly known as Titawin)
  7. Medina of Essaouira (formerly Mogador)
  8. Portuguese City of Mazagan (El Jadida)
  9. Rabat, Modern Capital and Historic City: a Shared Heritage


  1. Island of Mozambique


  1. Pyu Ancient Cities
  2. Bagan


  1. Twyfelfontein or /Ui-//aes
  2. Namib Sand Sea


  1. Kathmandu Valley
  2. Sagarmatha National Park
  3. Chitwan National Park
  4. Lumbini, the Birthplace of the Lord Buddha

Netherlands (Kingdom of the)

  1. Schokland and Surroundings
  2. Dutch Water Defence Lines
  3. Historic Area of Willemstad, Inner City and Harbour, Curaçao
  4. Mill Network at Kinderdijk-Elshout
  5. Ir.D.F. Woudagemaal (D.F. Wouda Steam Pumping Station)
  6. Droogmakerij de Beemster (Beemster Polder)
  7. Rietveld Schröderhuis (Rietveld Schröder House)
  8. Wadden Sea
  9. Seventeenth-Century Canal Ring Area of Amsterdam inside the Singelgracht
  10. Van Nellefabriek
  11. Colonies of Benevolence
  12. Frontiers of the Roman Empire – The Lower German Limes
  13. Eisinga Planetarium in Franeker

New Zealand

  1. Te Wahipounamu – South West New Zealand
  2. Tongariro National Park
  3. New Zealand Sub-Antarctic Islands


  1. Ruins of León Viejo
  2. León Cathedral


  1. Air and Ténéré Natural Reserves
  2. W-Arly-Pendjari Complex
  3. Historic Centre of Agadez


  1. Sukur Cultural Landscape
  2. Osun-Osogbo Sacred Grove

North Macedonia

  1. Natural and Cultural Heritage of the Ohrid region
  2. Ancient and Primeval Beech Forests of the Carpathians and Other Regions of Europe


  1. Bryggen
  2. Urnes Stave Church
  3. Røros Mining Town and the Circumference
  4. Rock Art of Alta
  5. Vegaøyan – The Vega Archipelago
  6. Struve Geodetic Arc
  7. West Norwegian Fjords – Geirangerfjord and Nærøyfjord
  8. Rjukan-Notodden Industrial Heritage Site


  1. Bahla Fort
  2. Archaeological Sites of Bat, Al-Khutm and Al-Ayn
  3. Arabian Oryx Sanctuary Delisted 2007
  4. Land of Frankincense
  5. Aflaj Irrigation Systems of Oman
  6. Ancient City of Qalhat


  1. Archaeological Ruins at Moenjodaro
  2. Buddhist Ruins of Takht-i-Bahi and Neighbouring City Remains at Sahr-i-Bahlol
  3. Taxila
  4. Fort and Shalamar Gardens in Lahore
  5. Historical Monuments at Makli, Thatta
  6. Rohtas Fort


  1. Rock Islands Southern Lagoon


  1. Fortifications on the Caribbean Side of Panama: Portobelo-San Lorenzo
  2. Darien National Park
  3. Talamanca Range-La Amistad Reserves / La Amistad National Park
  4. Archaeological Site of Panamá Viejo and Historic District of Panamá
  5. Coiba National Park and its Special Zone of Marine Protection

Papua New Guinea

  1. Kuk Early Agricultural Site


  1. Jesuit Missions of La Santísima Trinidad de Paraná and Jesús de Tavarangue


  1. City of Cuzco
  2. Historic Sanctuary of Machu Picchu
  3. Chavin (Archaeological Site)
  4. Huascarán National Park
  5. Chan Chan Archaeological Zone
  6. Manú National Park
  7. Historic Centre of Lima
  8. Río Abiseo National Park
  9. Lines and Geoglyphs of Nasca and Palpa
  10. Historical Centre of the City of Arequipa
  11. Sacred City of Caral-Supe
  12. Qhapaq Ñan, Andean Road System
  13. Chankillo Archaeoastronomical Complex


  1. Baroque Churches of the Philippines
  2. Tubbataha Reefs Natural Park
  3. Rice Terraces of the Philippine Cordilleras
  4. Historic City of Vigan
  5. Puerto-Princesa Subterranean River National Park
  6. Mount Hamiguitan Range Wildlife Sanctuary


  1. Historic Centre of Kraków
  2. Wieliczka and Bochnia Royal Salt Mines
  3. Auschwitz Birkenau
  4. German Nazi Concentration and Extermination Camp (1940-1945)
  5. Białowieża Forest
  6. Historic Centre of Warsaw
  7. Old City of Zamość
  8. Castle of the Teutonic Order in Malbork
  9. Medieval Town of Toruń
  10. Kalwaria Zebrzydowska: the Mannerist Architectural and Park Landscape Complex and Pilgrimage Park
  11. Churches of Peace in Jawor and Świdnica
  12. Wooden Churches of Southern Małopolska
  13. Muskauer Park / Park Mużakowski
  14. Centennial Hall in Wrocław
  15. Ancient and Primeval Beech Forests of the Carpathians and Other Regions of Europe
  16. Wooden Tserkvas of the Carpathian Region in Poland and Ukraine
  17. Tarnowskie Góry Lead-Silver-Zinc Mine and its Underground Water Management System
  18. Krzemionki Prehistoric Striped Flint Mining Region


  1. Central Zone of the Town of Angra do Heroismo in the Azores
  2. Convent of Christ in Tomar
  3. Monastery of Batalha
  4. Monastery of the Hieronymites and Tower of Belém in Lisbon
  5. Historic Centre of Évora
  6. Monastery of Alcobaça
  7. Cultural Landscape of Sintra
  8. Historic Centre of Oporto, Luiz I Bridge and Monastery of Serra do Pilar
  9. Prehistoric Rock Art Sites in the Côa Valley and Siega Verde
  10. Laurisilva of Madeira
  11. Alto Douro Wine Region
  12. Historic Centre of Guimarães and Couros Zone
  13. Landscape of the Pico Island Vineyard Culture
  14. Garrison Border Town of Elvas and its Fortifications
  15. University of Coimbra – Alta and Sofia
  16. Royal Building of Mafra – Palace, Basilica, Convent, Cerco Garden and Hunting Park (Tapada)
  17. Sanctuary of Bom Jesus do Monte in Braga


  1. Al Zubarah Archaeological Site

Republic of Korea

  1. Haeinsa Temple Janggyeong Panjeon, the Depositories for the Tripitaka Koreana Woodblocks
  2. Jongmyo Shrine
  3. Seokguram Grotto and Bulguksa Temple
  4. Changdeokgung Palace Complex
  5. Hwaseong Fortress
  6. Gochang, Hwasun and Ganghwa Dolmen Sites
  7. Gyeongju Historic Areas
  8. Jeju Volcanic Island and Lava Tubes
  9. Royal Tombs of the Joseon Dynasty
  10. Historic Villages of Korea: Hahoe and Yangdong
  11. Namhansanseong
  12. Baekje Historic Areas
  13. Sansa, Buddhist Mountain Monasteries in Korea
  14. Seowon, Korean Neo-Confucian Academies
  15. Getbol, Korean Tidal Flats
  16. Gaya Tumuli

Republic of Moldova

  1. Struve Geodetic Arc


  1. Danube Delta
  2. Churches of Moldavia
  3. Monastery of Horezu
  4. Villages with Fortified Churches in Transylvania
  5. Dacian Fortresses of the Orastie Mountains
  6. Historic Centre of Sighişoara
  7. Wooden Churches of Maramureş
  8. Ancient and Primeval Beech Forests of the Carpathians and Other Regions of Europe
  9. Roșia Montană Mining Landscape

Russian Federation

  1. Historic Centre of Saint Petersburg and Related Groups of Monuments
  2. Kizhi Pogost
  3. Kremlin and Red Square, Moscow
  4. Cultural and Historic Ensemble of the Solovetsky Islands
  5. Historic Monuments of Novgorod and Surroundings
  6. White Monuments of Vladimir and Suzdal
  7. Architectural Ensemble of the Trinity Sergius Lavra in Sergiev Posad
  8. Church of the Ascension, Kolomenskoye
  9. Virgin Komi Forests
  10. Lake Baikal
  11. Volcanoes of Kamchatka
  12. Golden Mountains of Altai
  13. Western Caucasus
  14. Curonian Spit
  15. Ensemble of the Ferapontov Monastery
  16. Historic and Architectural Complex of the Kazan Kremlin
  17. Central Sikhote-Alin
  18. Citadel, Ancient City and Fortress Buildings of Derbent
  19. Uvs Nuur Basin
  20. Ensemble of the Novodevichy Convent
  21. Natural System of Wrangel Island Reserve
  22. Historical Centre of the City of Yaroslavl
  23. Struve Geodetic Arc
  24. Putorana Plateau
  25. Lena Pillars Nature Park
  26. Bolgar Historical and Archaeological Complex
  27. Assumption Cathedral and Monastery of the town-island of Sviyazhsk
  28. Landscapes of Dauria
  29. Churches of the Pskov School of Architecture
  30. Petroglyphs of Lake Onega and the White Sea
  31. Astronomical Observatories of Kazan Federal University


  1. Memorial sites of the Genocide: Nyamata, Murambi, Gisozi and Bisesero
  2. Nyungwe National Park

Saint Kitts and Nevis

  1. Brimstone Hill Fortress National Park

Saint Lucia

  1. Pitons Management Area

San Marino

  1. San Marino Historic Centre and Mount Titano

Saudi Arabia

  1. Hegra Archaeological Site (al-Hijr / Madā ͐ in Ṣāliḥ)
  2. At-Turaif District in ad-Dir’iyah
  3. Historic Jeddah, the Gate to Makkah
  4. Rock Art in the Hail Region of Saudi Arabia
  5. Al-Ahsa Oasis, an Evolving Cultural Landscape
  6. Ḥimā Cultural Area
  7. ‘Uruq Bani Ma’arid


  1. Island of Gorée
  2. Niokolo-Koba National Park
  3. Djoudj National Bird Sanctuary
  4. Island of Saint-Louis
  5. Stone Circles of Senegambia
  6. Saloum Delta
  7. Bassari Country: Bassari, Fula and Bedik Cultural Landscapes


  1. Stari Ras and Sopoćani
  2. Studenica Monastery
  3. Medieval Monuments in Kosovo
  4. Gamzigrad-Romuliana, Palace of Galerius
  5. Stećci Medieval Tombstone Graveyards


  1. Aldabra Atoll
  2. Vallée de Mai Nature Reserve


  1. Singapore Botanic Gardens


  1. Historic Town of Banská Štiavnica and the Technical Monuments in its Vicinity
  2. Levoča, Spišský Hrad and the Associated Cultural Monuments
  3. Vlkolínec
  4. Caves of Aggtelek Karst and Slovak Karst
  5. Bardejov Town Conservation Reserve
  6. Ancient and Primeval Beech Forests of the Carpathians and Other Regions of Europe
  7. Wooden Churches of the Slovak part of the Carpathian Mountain Area
  8. Frontiers of the Roman Empire – The Danube Limes (Western Segment)


  1. Škocjan Caves
  2. Ancient and Primeval Beech Forests of the Carpathians and Other Regions of Europe
  3. Prehistoric Pile Dwellings around the Alps
  4. Heritage of Mercury. Almadén and Idrija
  5. The works of Jože Plečnik in Ljubljana – Human Centred Urban Design

Solomon Islands

  1. East Rennell

South Africa

  1. Fossil Hominid Sites of South Africa
  2. iSimangaliso Wetland Park
  3. Robben Island
  4. Maloti-Drakensberg Park
  5. Mapungubwe Cultural Landscape
  6. Cape Floral Region Protected Areas
  7. Vredefort Dome
  8. Richtersveld Cultural and Botanical Landscape
  9. ǂKhomani Cultural Landscape
  10. Barberton Makhonjwa Mountains


  1. Alhambra, Generalife and Albayzín, Granada
  2. Burgos Cathedral
  3. Historic Centre of Cordoba
  4. Monastery and Site of the Escurial, Madrid
  5. Works of Antoni Gaudí
  6. Cave of Altamira and Paleolithic Cave Art of Northern Spain
  7. Monuments of Oviedo and the Kingdom of the Asturias
  8. Old Town of Ávila with its Extra-Muros Churches
  9. Old Town of Segovia and its Aqueduct
  10. Santiago de Compostela (Old Town)
  11. Garajonay National Park
  12. Historic City of Toledo
  13. Mudejar Architecture of Aragon
  14. Old Town of Cáceres
  15. Cathedral, Alcázar and Archivo de Indias in Seville
  16. Old City of Salamanca
  17. Poblet Monastery
  18. Archaeological Ensemble of Mérida
  19. Routes of Santiago de Compostela: Camino Francés and Routes of Northern Spain
  20. Royal Monastery of Santa María de Guadalupe
  21. Doñana National Park
  22. Historic Walled Town of Cuenca
  23. La Lonja de la Seda de Valencia
  24. Las Médulas
  25. Palau de la Música Catalana and Hospital de Sant Pau, Barcelona
  26. Pyrénées – Mont Perdu
  27. San Millán Yuso and Suso Monasteries
  28. Prehistoric Rock Art Sites in the Côa Valley and Siega Verde 28
  29. Rock Art of the Mediterranean Basin on the Iberian Peninsula
  30. University and Historic Precinct of Alcalá de Henares
  31. Ibiza, Biodiversity and Culture
  32. San Cristóbal de La Laguna
  33. Archaeological Ensemble of Tarraco
  34. Archaeological Site of Atapuerca
  35. Catalan Romanesque Churches of the Vall de Boí
  36. Palmeral of Elche
  37. Roman Walls of Lugo
  38. Aranjuez Cultural Landscape
  39. Renaissance Monumental Ensembles of Úbeda and Baeza
  40. Vizcaya Bridge
  41. Ancient and Primeval Beech Forests of the Carpathians and Other Regions of Europe
  42. Teide National Park
  43. Tower of Hercules
  44. Cultural Landscape of the Serra de Tramuntana
  45. Heritage of Mercury. Almadén and Idrija
  46. Antequera Dolmens Site
  47. Caliphate City of Medina Azahara
  48. Risco Caido and the Sacred Mountains of Gran Canaria Cultural Landscape
  49. Paseo del Prado and Buen Retiro, a landscape of Arts and Sciences
  50. Prehistoric Sites of Talayotic Menorca

Sri Lanka

  1. Ancient City of Polonnaruwa
  2. Ancient City of Sigiriya
  3. Sacred City of Anuradhapura
  4. Old Town of Galle and its Fortifications
  5. Sacred City of Kandy
  6. Sinharaja Forest Reserve
  7. Rangiri Dambulla Cave Temple
  8. Central Highlands of Sri Lanka

State of Palestine

  1. Birthplace of Jesus: Church of the Nativity and the Pilgrimage Route, Bethlehem
  2. Palestine: Land of Olives and Vines – Cultural Landscape of Southern Jerusalem, Battir
  3. Hebron/Al-Khalil Old Town
  4. Ancient Jericho/Tell es-Sultan


  1. Gebel Barkal and the Sites of the Napatan Region
  2. Archaeological Sites of the Island of Meroe
  3. Sanganeb Marine National Park and Dungonab Bay – Mukkawar Island Marine National Park


  1. Central Suriname Nature Reserve
  2. Historic Inner City of Paramaribo
  3. Jodensavanne Archaeological Site: Jodensavanne Settlement and Cassipora Creek Cemetery


  1. Royal Domain of Drottningholm
  2. Birka and Hovgården
  3. Engelsberg Ironworks
  4. Rock Carvings in Tanum
  5. Skogskyrkogården
  6. Hanseatic Town of Visby
  7. Church Town of Gammelstad, Luleå
  8. Laponian Area
  9. Naval Port of Karlskrona
  10. Agricultural Landscape of Southern Öland
  11. High Coast / Kvarken Archipelago
  12. Mining Area of the Great Copper Mountain in Falun
  13. Grimeton Radio Station, Varberg
  14. Struve Geodetic Arc
  15. Decorated Farmhouses of Hälsingland


  1. Abbey of St Gall
  2. Benedictine Convent of St John at Müstair
  3. Old City of Berne
  4. Three Castles, Defensive Wall and Ramparts of the Market-Town of Bellinzona
  5. Swiss Alps Jungfrau-Aletsch
  6. Monte San Giorgio
  7. Ancient and Primeval Beech Forests of the Carpathians and Other Regions of Europe
  8. Lavaux, Vineyard Terraces
  9. Rhaetian Railway in the Albula / Bernina Landscapes
  10. Swiss Tectonic Arena Sardona
  11. La Chaux-de-Fonds / Le Locle, Watchmaking Town Planning
  12. Prehistoric Pile Dwellings around the Alps
  13. The Architectural Work of Le Corbusier, an Outstanding Contribution to the Modern Movement

Syrian Arab Republic

  1. Ancient City of Damascus
  2. Ancient City of Bosra
  3. Site of Palmyra
  4. Ancient City of Aleppo
  5. Crac des Chevaliers and Qal’at Salah El-Din
  6. Ancient Villages of Northern Syria


  1. Proto-urban Site of Sarazm
  2. Tajik National Park (Mountains of the Pamirs)
  3. Silk Roads: Zarafshan-Karakum Corridor
  4. Tugay forests of the Tigrovaya Balka Nature Reserve


  1. Historic City of Ayutthaya
  2. Historic Town of Sukhothai and Associated Historic Towns
  3. Thungyai-Huai Kha Khaeng Wildlife Sanctuaries
  4. Ban Chiang Archaeological Site
  5. Dong Phayayen-Khao Yai Forest Complex
  6. Kaeng Krachan Forest Complex
  7. The Ancient Town of Si Thep and its Associated Dvaravati Monuments


  1. Koutammakou, the Land of the Batammariba


  1. Amphitheatre of El Jem
  2. Archaeological Site of Carthage
  3. Medina of Tunis
  4. Ichkeul National Park
  5. Punic Town of Kerkuane and its Necropolis
  6. Kairouan
  7. Medina of Sousse
  8. Dougga / Thugga
  9. Djerba: Testimony to a settlement pattern in an island territory


  1. Göreme National Park and the Rock Sites of Cappadocia
  2. Great Mosque and Hospital of Divriği
  3. Historic Areas of Istanbul
  4. Hattusha: the Hittite Capital
  5. Nemrut Dağ
  6. Hierapolis-Pamukkale
  7. Xanthos-Letoon
  8. City of Safranbolu
  9. Archaeological Site of Troy
  10. Selimiye Mosque and its Social Complex
  11. Neolithic Site of Çatalhöyük
  12. Bursa and Cumalıkızık: the Birth of the Ottoman Empire
  13. Pergamon and its Multi-Layered Cultural Landscape
  14. Diyarbakır Fortress and Hevsel Gardens Cultural Landscape
  15. Ephesus
  16. Archaeological Site of Ani
  17. Aphrodisias
  18. Göbekli Tepe
  19. Arslantepe Mound
  20. Gordion
  21. Wooden Hypostyle Mosques of Medieval Anatolia


  1. State Historical and Cultural Park “Ancient Merv”
  2. Kunya-Urgench
  3. Parthian Fortresses of Nisa
  4. Cold Winter Deserts of Turan
  5. Silk Roads: Zarafshan-Karakum Corridor


  1. Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
  2. Rwenzori Mountains National Park
  3. Tombs of Buganda Kings at Kasubi


  1. Kyiv: Saint-Sophia Cathedral and Related Monastic Buildings, Kyiv-Pechersk Lavra
  2. L’viv – the Ensemble of the Historic Centre
  3. Struve Geodetic Arc
  4. Ancient and Primeval Beech Forests of the Carpathians and Other Regions of Europe
  5. Residence of Bukovinian and Dalmatian Metropolitans
  6. Ancient City of Tauric Chersonese and its Chora
  7. Wooden Tserkvas of the Carpathian Region in Poland and Ukraine
  8. The Historic Centre of Odesa

United Arab Emirates

  1. Cultural Sites of Al Ain (Hafit, Hili, Bidaa Bint Saud and Oases Areas)

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

  1. Castles and Town Walls of King Edward in Gwynedd
  2. Durham Castle and Cathedral
  3. Giant’s Causeway and Causeway Coast
  4. Ironbridge Gorge
  5. St Kilda
  6. Stonehenge, Avebury and Associated Sites
  7. Studley Royal Park including the Ruins of Fountains Abbey
  8. Blenheim Palace
  9. City of Bath
  10. Frontiers of the Roman Empire
  11. Palace of Westminster and Westminster Abbey including Saint Margaret’s Church
  12. Canterbury Cathedral, St Augustine’s Abbey, and St Martin’s Church
  13. Henderson Island
  14. Tower of London
  15. Gough and Inaccessible Islands
  16. Old and New Towns of Edinburgh
  17. Maritime Greenwich
  18. Heart of Neolithic Orkney
  19. Blaenavon Industrial Landscape
  20. Historic Town of St George and Related Fortifications, Bermuda
  21. Derwent Valley Mills
  22. Dorset and East Devon Coast
  23. New Lanark
  24. Saltaire
  25. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  26. Liverpool – Maritime Mercantile City Delisted 2021
  27. Cornwall and West Devon Mining Landscape
  28. Pontcysyllte Aqueduct and Canal
  29. The Forth Bridge
  30. Gorham’s Cave Complex
  31. The English Lake District
  32. Jodrell Bank Observatory
  33. The Great Spa Towns of Europe
  34. The Slate Landscape of Northwest Wales

United Republic of Tanzania

  1. Ngorongoro Conservation Area
  2. Ruins of Kilwa Kisiwani and Ruins of Songo Mnara
  3. Serengeti National Park
  4. Selous Game Reserve
  5. Kilimanjaro National Park
  6. Stone Town of Zanzibar
  7. Kondoa Rock-Art Sites

United States of America

  1. Mesa Verde National Park
  2. Yellowstone National Park
  3. Everglades National Park
  4. Grand Canyon National Park
  5. Independence Hall
  6. Kluane / Wrangell-St. Elias / Glacier Bay / Tatshenshini-Alsek
  7. Redwood National and State Parks
  8. Mammoth Cave National Park
  9. Olympic National Park
  10. Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site
  11. Great Smoky Mountains National Park
  12. La Fortaleza and San Juan National Historic Site in Puerto Rico
  13. Statue of Liberty
  14. Yosemite National Park
  15. Chaco Culture
  16. Hawaii Volcanoes National Park
  17. Monticello and the University of Virginia in Charlottesville
  18. Taos Pueblo
  19. Carlsbad Caverns National Park
  20. Waterton Glacier International Peace Park
  21. Papahānaumokuākea
  22. Monumental Earthworks of Poverty Point
  23. San Antonio Missions
  24. The 20th-Century Architecture of Frank Lloyd Wright
  25. Hopewell Ceremonial Earthworks


  1. Historic Quarter of the City of Colonia del Sacramento
  2. Fray Bentos Industrial Landscape
  3. The work of engineer Eladio Dieste: Church of Atlántida


  1. Itchan Kala
  2. Historic Centre of Bukhara
  3. Historic Centre of Shakhrisyabz
  4. Samarkand – Crossroad of Cultures
  5. Western Tien-Shan
  6. Cold Winter Deserts of Turan
  7. Silk Roads: Zarafshan-Karakum Corridor


  1. Chief Roi Mata’s Domain

Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)

  1. Coro and its Port
  2. Canaima National Park
  3. Ciudad Universitaria de Caracas

Viet Nam

  1. Complex of Hué Monuments
  2. Ha Long Bay – Cat Ba Archipelago
  3. Hoi An Ancient Town
  4. My Son Sanctuary
  5. Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park
  6. Central Sector of the Imperial Citadel of Thang Long – Hanoi
  7. Citadel of the Ho Dynasty
  8. Trang An Landscape Complex


  1. Old Walled City of Shibam
  2. Old City of Sana’a
  3. Historic Town of Zabid
  4. Socotra Archipelago
  5. Landmarks of the Ancient Kingdom of Saba, Marib


  1. Mosi-oa-Tunya / Victoria Falls


  1. Mana Pools National Park, Sapi and Chewore Safari Areas
  2. Great Zimbabwe National Monument
  3. Khami Ruins National Monument
  4. Mosi-oa-Tunya / Victoria Falls
  5. Matobo Hills

Reference: UNESCO.