UNESCO World Heritage List



The UNESCO World Heritage List is a list of cultural and natural heritage sites which the World Heritage Committee considers as having outstanding value. There are a total of 1007 properties on the list, including 779 Cultural Sites, 197 Natural Sites and 31 Mixed Sites.



Al Qal'a of Beni Hammad
M'Zab Valley
Tassili n'Ajjer
Kasbah of Algiers


Royal Palaces of Abomey


Okavango Delta

Burkina Faso

The Ruins of Loropéni


Dja Faunal Reserve
Sangha Trinational

Cape Verde

Cidade Velha, Historic Centre of Ribeira Grande

Central African Republic

Manovo-Gounda St Floris National Park

Cote d'Ivoire

Mount Nimba Strict Nature Reserve
Taï National Park
Comoé National Park
Historic Town of Grand-Bassam

Democratic Republic of Congo

Virunga National Park
Kahuzi-Biega National Park
Garamba National Park
Salonga National Park
Okapi Wildlife Reserve


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


Simien National Park
Rock-Hewn Churches, Lalibela
Fasil Ghebbi, Gondar Region
Lower Valley of the Awash
Lower Valley of the Omo
Harar Jugol, the Fortified Historic Town
Konso Cultural Landscape


Ecosystem and Relict Cultural Landscape of Lopé-Okanda


James Island and Related Sites
Stone Circles of Senegambia


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


Mount Nimba Strict Nature Reserve


Lake Turkana National Parks
Mount Kenya National Park/Natural Forest
Lamu Old Town
Sacred Mijikenda Kaya Forests
Fort Jesus, Mombasa
Kenya Lake System in the Great Rift Valley


Tsingy de Bemaraha Strict Nature Reserve
Royal Hill of Ambohimanga
Rainforests of the Atsinanana


Lake Malawi National Park
Chongoni Rock-Art Area


Old Towns of Djenné
Cliff of Bandiagara (Land of the Dogons)
Tomb of Askia


Aapravasi Ghat
Le Morne Cultural Landscape


Banc d'Arguin National Park
Ancient Ksour of Ouadane, Chinguetti, Tichitt and Oualata


Medina of Fez
Medina of Marrakesh
Ksar of Ait-Ben-Haddou
Historic City of Meknes
Archaeological Site of Volubilis
Medina of Tétouan (formerly known as Titawin)
Medina of Essaouira (formerly Mogador)
Portuguese City of Mazagan (El Jadida)
Rabat, Modern Capital and Historic City: a Shared Heritage


Island of Mozambique


Twyfelfontein or /Ui-//aes


Air and Ténéré Natural Reserves
W National Park of Niger
Historic Centre of Agadez


Sukur Cultural Landscape
Osun-Osogbo Sacred Grove


Pitons, Cirques and Remparts of Reunion Island


Island of Gorée
Niokolo-Koba National Park
Djoudj National Bird Sanctuary
Island of Saint-Louis
Stone Circles of Senegambia
Saloum Delta
Bassari Country: Bassari, Fula and Bedik Cultural Landscapes


Aldabra Atoll
Vallée de Mai Nature Reserve

South Africa

Fossil Hominid Sites of Sterkfontein, Swartkrans, Kromdraai, and Environs
iSimangaliso Wetland Park
Robben Island
uKhahlamba / Drakensberg Park
Mapungubwe Cultural Landscape
Cape Floral Region Protected Areas
Vredefort Dome
Richtersveld Cultural and Botanical Landscape


Gebel Barkal and the Sites of the Napatan Region


Ngorongoro Conservation Area
Ruins of Kilwa Kisiwani and Ruins of Songo Mnara
Serengeti National Park
Selous Game Reserve
Kilimanjaro National Park
Stone Town, Zanzibar
Kondoa Rock-Art Sites


Koutammakou, the Land of the Batammariba


Amphitheatre of El Jem
Medina of Tunis
Site of Carthage
Ichkeul National Park
Punic Town of Kerkuane and its Necropolis
Medina of Sousse
Dougga / Thugga


Bwindi Impenetrable National Park
Rwenzori Mountains National Park
Tombs of Buganda Kings at Kasubi

Tristan da Cunha

Gough and Inaccessible Island


Mosi-oa-Tunya / Victoria Falls


Mana Pools National Park, Sapi and Chewore Safari Area
Great Zimbabwe National Monument
Khami Ruins National Monument
Mosi-oa-Tunya / Victoria Falls
Matobo Hills



Minaret of Jam
Buddhas of Bamyan


Walled City of Baku with the Shirvanshah's Palace and Maiden Tower
Gobustan Rock Art Cultural Landscape


Historic Mosque City of Bagerhat
Ruins of the Buddhist Vihara at Paharpur
The Sundarbans


Preah Vihear Temple


Forbidden City - Imperial Palaces of the Ming and Qing Dynasties in Beijing and Shenyang
Mausoleum of the First Qin Emperor in Xi'an
Mogao Caves
Mount Taishan
Peking Man Site at Zhoukoudian
The Great Wall of China
Mount Huangshan
Huanglong Scenic and Historic Interest Area
Jiuzhaigou Valley Scenic and Historic Interest Area
Wulingyuan Scenic and Historic Interest Area
Ancient Building Complex in the Wudang Mountains
Historic Ensemble of the Potala Palace, Lhasa
Mountain Resort and its Outlying Temples, Chengde
Temple and Cemetery of Confucius and the Kong Family Mansion in Qufu
Lushan National Park
Mount Emei Scenic Area, including Leshan Giant Buddha Scenic Area
Ancient City of Pingyao
Classical Gardens of Suzhou
Old Town of Lijiang
Summer Palace, an Imperial Garden in Beijing
Temple of Heaven: an Imperial Sacrificial Altar in Beijing
Dazu Rock Carvings
Mount Wuyi
Ancient Villages in Southern Anhui – Xidi and Hongcun
Imperial Tombs of the Ming and Qing Dynasties
Longmen Grottoes
Mount Qingcheng and the Dujiangyan Irrigation System
Yungang Grottoes
Three Parallel Rivers of Yunnan Protected Areas
Capital Cities and Tombs of the Ancient Koguryo Kingdom
Sichuan Giant Panda Sanctuaries
Yin Xu
Kaiping Diaolou and Villages
South China Karst
Fujian Tulou
Mount Sanqingshan National Park
Mount Wutai
Historic Monuments of Dengfeng, in the "Centre of Heaven and Earth"
China Danxia


Agra Fort
Ajanta Caves
Ellora Caves
Taj Mahal
Group of Monuments at Mahabalipuram
Sun Temple, Konârak
Manas Wildlife Sanctuary
Kaziranga National Park
Keoladeo National Park
Churches and Convents of Goa
Fatehpur Sikri
Group of Monuments at Hampi
Khajuraho Group of Monuments
Elephanta Caves
Great Living Chola Temples
Group of Monuments at Pattadakal
Sundarbans National Park
Nanda Devi and Valley of Flowers National Parks
Buddhist Monuments at Sanchi
Humayun's Tomb, Delhi
Qutb Minar and its Monuments, Delhi
Mountain Railways of India
Mahabodhi Temple Complex at Bodh Gaya
Rock Shelters of Bhimbetka
Champaner-Pavagadh Archaeological Park
Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus (formerly Victoria Terminus)
Red Fort Complex
Jantar Mantar


Borobudur Temple Compounds
Komodo National Park
Prambanan Temple Compounds
Ujung Kulon National Park
Sangiran Early Man Site
Lorentz National Park
Tropical Rainforest Heritage of Sumatra


Buddhist Monuments in the Horyu-ji Area
Historic Monuments of Ancient Kyoto (Kyoto, Uji and Otsu Cities)
Historic Villages of Shirakawa-go and Gokayama
Hiroshima Peace Memorial (Genbaku Dome)
Itsukushima Shinto Shrine
Historic Monuments of Ancient Nara
Shrines and Temples of Nikko
Gusuku Sites and Related Properties of the Kingdom of Ryukyu
Sacred Sites and Pilgrimage Routes in the Kii Mountain Range
Iwami Ginzan Silver Mine and its Cultural Landscape


Mausoleum of Khoja Ahmed Yasawi
Petroglyphs within the Archaeological Landscape of Tamgaly
Saryarka - Steppe and Lakes of Northern Kazakhstan


Sulamain-Too Sacred Mountain


Town of Luang Prabang
Vat Phou and Associated Ancient Settlements within the Champasak Cultural Landscape


Historic Centre of Macau


Gunung Mulu National Park
Kinabalu Park
Malacca and George Town, historic cities of the Straits of Malacca


Uvs Nuur Basin
Orkhon Valley Cultural Landscape


Kathmandu Valley
Sagarmatha National Park
Royal Chitwan National Park
Lumbini, the Birthplace of the Lord Buddha

North Korea

Complex of Koguryo Tombs


Archaeological Ruins at Moenjodaro
Buddhist Ruins of Takht-i-Bahi and Neighbouring City Remains at Sahr-i-Bahlol
Fort and Shalamar Gardens in Lahore
Historical Monuments of Thatta


Baroque Churches of the Philippines
Tubbataha Reefs Natural Park
Rice Terraces of the Philippine Cordilleras
Historic Town of Vigan
Puerto-Princesa Subterranean River National Park

South Korea

Haeinsa Temple Janggyeong Panjeon, the Depositories for the Tripitaka Koreana Woodblocks
Jongmyo Shrine
Seokguram Grotto and Bulguksa Temple
Changdeokgung Palace Complex
Hwaseong Fortress
Gochang, Hwasun and Ganghwa Dolmen Sites
Gyeongju Historic Areas
Jeju Volcanic Island and Lava Tubes
The Royal Tombs of the Joseon Dynasty
Historic Villages of Korea: Hahoe and Yangdong

Sri Lanka

Ancient City of Polonnaruwa
Ancient City of Sigiriya
Sacred City of Anuradhapura
Old Town of Galle and its Fortifications
Sacred City of Kandy
Sinharaja Forest Reserve
Golden Temple of Dambulla
Central Highlands of Sri Lanka


Proto-Urban site of Sarazm


Historic City of Ayutthaya
Historic Town of Sukhothai and Associated Historic Towns
Thungyai-Huai Kha Khaeng Wildlife Sanctuaries
Ban Chiang Archaeological Site
Dong Phayayen-Khao Yai Forest Complex


State Historical and Cultural Park "Ancient Merv"
Parthian Fortresses of Nisa


Itchan Kala
Historic Centre of Bukhara
Historic Centre of Shakhrisyabz
Samarkand – Crossroads of Cultures


Complex of Hué Monuments
Ha Long Bay
Hoi An Ancient Town
My Son Sanctuary
Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park
Imperial Citadel of Thang Long - Hanoi



Old Havana and its Fortifications
Trinidad and the Valley de los Ingenios
San Pedro de la Roca Castle, Santiago de Cuba
Desembarco del Granma National Park
Viñales Valley
Archaeological Landscape of the First Coffee Plantations in the Southeast of Cuba
Alejandro de Humboldt National Park
Urban Historic Centre of Cienfuegos
Historic Centre of Camagüey


Morne Trois Pitons National Park

Dominican Republic

Colonial City of Santo Domingo


National History Park – Citadel, Sans Souci, Ramiers

Netherlands Antilles

Historic Area of Willemstad, Inner City and Harbour

Saint Kitts and Nevis

Brimstone Hill Fortress National Park

Saint Lucia

Pitons Management Area

Central America


Belize Barrier Reef Reserve System

Costa Rica

Talamanca Range-La Amistad Reserves / La Amistad National Park
Cocos Island National Park
Area de Conservación Guanacaste

El Salvador

Joya de Cerén Archaeological Site


Antigua Guatemala
Tikal National Park
Archaeological Park and Ruins of Quirigua


Maya Site of Copan
Río Plátano Biosphere Reserve


Ruins of León Viejo


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



Historic Centres of Berat and Gjirokastra – Towns of southern Albania, exceptional testimonies of well-preserved Ottoman settlements in the Balkan region


Madriu-Perafita-Claror Valley


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


Historic Centre of the City of Salzburg
Palace and Gardens of Schönbrunn
Hallstatt-Dachstein Salzkammergut Cultural Landscape
Semmering Railway
City of Graz - Historic Centre
Wachau Cultural Landscape
Fertö / Neusiedlersee Cultural Landscape
Historic Centre of Vienna


Flemish Béguinages
La Grand-Place, Brussels
The Four Lifts on the Canal du Centre and their Environs, La Louvière and Le Roeulx (Hainault)
Belfries of Belgium and France
Historic Centre of Bruges
Major Town Houses of the Architect Victor Horta Brussels
Neolithic Flint Mines at Spiennes (Mons)
Notre-Dame Cathedral in Tournai
Plantin-Moretus House-Workshops-Museum Complex
Stoclet House in Brussels

Bosnia and Herzegovina

Old Bridge Area of the Old City of Mostar
Mehmed Pasa Sokolovic Bridge in Visegrad


Boyana Church
Madara Rider
Rock-Hewn Churches of Ivanovo
Thracian Tomb of Kazanlak
Ancient City of Nessebar
Pirin National Park
Rila Monastery
Srebarna Nature Reserve
Thracian Tomb of Sveshtari


Historical Complex of Split with the Palace of Diocletian
Old City of Dubrovnik
Plitvice Lakes National Park
Episcopal Complex of the Euphrasian Basilica in the Historic Centre of Porec
Historic City of Trogir
The Cathedral of St James in Sibenik
Stari Grad Plain


Painted Churches in the Troodos Region

Czech Republic

Historic Centre of Cesky Krumlov
Historic Centre of Prague
Historic Centre of Telc
Pilgrimage Church of St John of Nepomuk at Zelena Hora
Kutnc Hora: Historical Town Centre with the Church of St Barbara and the Cathedral of Our Lady at Sedlec
Lednice-Valtice Cultural Landscape
Gardens and Castle at Kromeriz
Holasovice HisLitomysl 

Tugendhat Villa in Brno
Jewish Quarter and St Procopius' Basilica in Trebic


Jelling Mounds, Runic Stones and Church
Roskilde Cathedral
Kronborg Castle


Historic Centre (Old Town) of Tallinn
Struve Geodetic Arc


Fortress of Suomenlinna
Old Rauma
Petajavesi Old Church
Verla Groundwood and Board Mill
Bronze Age Burial Site of Sammallahdenmaki
Kvarken Archipelago / High Coast
Struve Geodetic Arc


Chartres Cathedral
Mont-Saint-Michel and its Bay
Palace and Park of Versailles
Prehistoric Sites and Decorated Caves of the Vezere Valley
Vezelay, Church and Hill
Amiens Cathedral
Arles, Roman and Romanesque Monuments
Cistercian Abbey of Fontenay
Palace and Park of Fontainebleau
Roman Theatre and its Surroundings and the "Triumphal Arch" of Orange
The Great Saltworks of Salins-les-Bains
Abbey Church of Saint-Savin sur Gartempe
Gulf of Porto: Calanche of Piana, Gulf of Girolata, Scandola Reserve
Place Stanislas, Place de la Carriere and Place d'Alliance in Nancy
Pont du Gard (Roman Aqueduct)
Strasbourg – Grande ile
Cathedral of Notre-Dame, Former Abbey of Saint-Remi and Palace of Tau, Reims
Paris, Banks of the Seine
Bourges Cathedral
Historic Centre of Avignon: Papal Palace, Episcopal Ensemble and Avignon Bridge
Canal du Midi
Historic Fortified City of Carcassonne
Pyrenees - Mont Perdu
Historic Site of Lyons
Routes of Santiago de Compostela in France
Belfries of Belgium and France
Jurisdiction of Saint-Emilion
The Loire Valley between Sully-sur-Loire and Chalonnes
Provins, Town of Medieval Fairs
Le Havre, the City Rebuilt by Auguste Perret
Bordeaux, Port of the Moon
Fortifications of Vauban
Episcopal City of Albi


Bagrati Cathedral and Gelati Monastery
Historical Monuments of Mtskheta
Upper Svaneti


Aachen Cathedral
Speyer Cathedral
Würzburg Residence with the Court Gardens and Residence Square
Pilgrimage Church of Wies
Castles of Augustusburg and Falkenlust at Bruhl
St Mary's Cathedral and St Michael's Church at Hildesheim
Roman Monuments, Cathedral of St Peter and Church of Our Lady in Trier
Frontiers of the Roman Empire
Hanseatic City of Lubeck
Palaces and Parks of Potsdam and Berlin
Abbey and Altenmünster of Lorsch
Mines of Rammelsberg and Historic Town of Goslar
Maulbronn Monastery Complex
Town of Bamberg
Völklingen Ironworks
Messel Pit Fossil Site
Bauhaus and its Sites in Weimar and Dessau
Cologne Cathedral
Luther Memorials in Eisleben and Wittenberg
Collegiate Church, Castle, and Old Town of Quedlinburg
Classical Weimar
Museumsinsel (Museum Island), Berlin
Wartburg Castle near Eisenach
Garden Kingdom of Dessau-Worlitz
Monastic Island of Reichenau
Zollverein Coal Mine Industrial Complex in Essen
Historic Centres of Stralsund and Wismar
Upper Middle Rhine Valley
Muskauer Park / Park Muzakowski
Town Hall and Roland on the Marketplace of Bremen
Old town of Regensburg with Stadtamhof
Berlin Modernism Housing Estates
Wadden Sea


Temple of Apollo Epicurius at Bassae
Acropolis, Athens
Archaeological Site of Delphi
Medieval City of Rhodes
Mount Athos
Paleochristian and Byzantine Monuments of Thessaloniki
Sanctuary of Asklepios at Epidaurus
Archaeological Site of Mystras
Archaeological Site of Olympia
Monasteries of Daphni, Hosios Loukas and Nea Moni of Chios
Pythagoreion and Heraion of Samos
Archaeological Site of Aigai (modern name Vergina)
Archaeological Sites of Mycenae and Tiryns
Historic Centre (Chora) with the Monastery of Saint John "the Theologian" and the Cave of the Apocalypse on the Island of Pátmos
Old Town of Corfu


Budapest, including the Banks of the Danube, the Buda Castle Quarter and Andrassy Avenue
Old Village of Holloko and its Surroundings
Caves of Aggtelek Karst and Slovak Karst
Millenary Benedictine Abbey of Pannonhalma and its Natural Environment
Hortobagy National Park - the Puszta
Early Christian Necropolis of Pécs (Sopianae)
Ferto / Neusiedlersee Cultural Landscape
Tokaj Wine Region Historic Cultural Landscape


Pingvellir National Park


Archaeological Ensemble of the Bend of the Boyne
Skellig Michael


The Dolomites
Rock Drawings in Valcamonica
Church and Dominican Convent of Santa Maria delle Grazie with "The Last Supper" by Leonardo da Vinci
Historic Centre of Rome, the Properties of the Holy See in that City Enjoying Extraterritorial Rights and San Paolo Fuori le Mura
Historic Centre of Florence
Piazza del Duomo, Pisa
Venice and its Lagoon
Historic Centre of San Gimignano
The Sassi and the Park of the Rupestrian Churches of Matera
City of Vicenza and the Palladian Villas of the Veneto
Crespi d'Adda
Ferrara, City of the Renaissance, and its Po Delta
Historic Centre of Naples
Historic Centre of Siena
Castel del Monte
Early Christian Monuments of Ravenna
Historic Centre of the City of Pienza
The Trulli of Alberobello
18th-Century Royal Palace at Caserta with the Park, the Aqueduct of Vanvitelli, and the San Leucio Complex
Archaeological Area of Agrigento
Archaeological Areas of Pompei, Herculaneum and Torre Annunziata
Botanical Garden (Orto Botanico), Padua
Cathedral, Torre Civica and Piazza Grande, Modena
Costiera Amalfitana
Portovenere, Cinque Terre, and the Islands (Palmaria, Tino and Tinetto)
Residences of the Royal House of Savoy
Su Nuraxi di Barumini
Villa Romana del Casale
Archaeological Area and the Patriarchal Basilica of Aquileia
Cilento and Vallo di Diano National Park with the Archeological sites of Paestum and Velia, and the Certosa di Padula
Historic Centre of Urbino
Villa Adriana (Tivoli)
Assisi, the Basilica of San Francesco and Other Franciscan Sites
City of Verona
Isole Eolie (Aeolian Islands)
Villa d'Este, Tivoli
Late Baroque Towns of the Val di Noto (South-Eastern Sicily
Sacri Monti of Piedmont and Lombardy
Etruscan Necropolises of Cerveteri and Tarquinia
Val d'Orcia
Syracuse and the Rocky Necropolis of Pantalica
Genoa: Le Strade Nuove and the system of the Palazzi dei Rolli
Mantua and Sabbioneta
Rhaetian Railway in the Albula / Bernina Landscapes


Historic Centre of Riga
Struve Geodetic Arc


Vilnius Historic Centre
Curonian Spit
Kernave Archaeological Site Cultural Reserve of Kernave
Struve Geodetic Arc


City of Luxembourg: its Old Quarters and Fortifications


City of Valletta
Hal Saflieni Hypogeum
Megalithic Temples of Malta


Natural and Culturo-Historical Region of Kotor
Durmitor National Park


Schokland and Surroundings
Defence Line of Amsterdam
Mill Network at Kinderdijk Elshout
Ir.D.F. Woudagemaal D.F. Wouda Steam Pumping Station
Droogmakerij de Beemster (Beemster Polder)
Rietveld Schroderhuis Rietveld Schroder House in Utrecht
Wadden Sea
Seventeenth-century Canal Ring Area inside the Singelgracht, Amsterdam


Urnes Stave Church
Roros Mining Town
Rock Art of Alta
Vegaoyan The Vega Archipelago
Struve Geodetic Arc
West Norwegian Fjords – Geirangerfjord and Naeroyfjord


Krakow's Historic Centre
Wieliczka Salt Mine
Auschwitz Birkenau - German Nazi Concentration and Extermination Camp 1940-1945
Belovezhskaya Pushcha Bialowieza Forest
Historic Centre of Warsaw
Old City of Zamosc
Castle of the Teutonic Order in Malbork
Medieval Town of Torun
Kalwaria Zebrzydowska: the Mannerist Architectural and Park Landscape Complex and Pilgrimage Park
Churches of Peace in Jawor and Swidnica
Wooden Churches of Southern Little Poland
Muskauer Park Park Muzakowski
Centennial Hall in Wroclaw


Historic Centre of Saint Petersburg and Related Groups of Monuments
Kizhi Pogost
Kremlin and Red Square, Moscow
Cultural and Historic Ensemble of the Solovetsky Islands
Historic Monuments of Novgorod and Surroundings
White Monuments of Vladimir and Suzdal
Architectural Ensemble of the Trinity Sergius Lavra in Sergiev Posad
Church of the Ascension, Kolomenskoye
Virgin Komi Forests
Lake Baikal
Volcanoes of Kamchatka
Golden Mountains of Altai
Western Caucasus
Curonian Spit
Ensemble of the Ferrapontov Monastery
Historic and Architectural Complex of the Kazan Kremlin
Central Sikhote-Alin
Citadel, Ancient City and Fortress Buildings of Derbent
Uvs Nuur Basin
Ensemble of the Novodevichy Convent
Natural System of Wrangel Island Reserve
Historical Centre of the City of Yaroslavl
Struve Geodetic Arc
Putorana Plateau

San Marino

San Marino Historic Centre and Mount Titano


Stari Ras and Sopocani
Studenica Monastery
Medieval Monuments in Kosovo
Gamzigrad-Romuliana, Palace of Galerius


Historic Town of Banska Stiavnica and the Technical Monuments in its Vicinity
Levoca Spissky and the Associated Cultural Monument
Caves of Aggtelek Karst and Slovak Karst
Bardejov Town Conservation Reserve
Primeval Beech Forests of the Carpathians
The Wooden Churches of the Slovak part of Carpathian Mountain Area


Skocjan Caves


Alhambra, Generalife and Albayzin, Granada
Burgos Cathedral
Historic Centre of Cordoba
Royal Monastery of San Lorenzo de Escorial
Works of Antoni Gaudi
Cave of Altamira and Paleolithic Cave Art of Northern Spain
Monuments of Oviedo and the Kingdom of the Asturias
Old Town of Avila with its Extra-Muros Churches
Old Town of Segovia and its Aqueduct
Santiago de Compostela Old Town
Garajonay National Park
Historic City of Toledo
Mudejar Architecture of Aragon
Old Town of Caceres
Cathedral, Alcazar and Archivo de Indias in Seville
Old City of Salamanca
Poblet Monastery
Tower of Hercules
Archaeological Ensemble of Merida
Route of Santiago de Compostela
Royal Monastery of Santa María de Guadalupe
Donana National Park
Historic Walled Town of Cuenca
La Lonja de la Seda de Valencia
Las Medulas
Palau de la Musica Catalana and Hospital de Sant Pau, Barcelona
Pyrenees - Mont Perdu
San Millan Yuso and Suso Monasteries
Rock Art of the Mediterranean Basin on the Iberian Peninsula
University and old precinct of Alcala de Henares
Ibiza, Biodiversity and Culture
San Cristobal de La Laguna
Archaeological Ensemble of Tarraco
Archaeological Site of Atapuerca
Catalan Romanesque Churches of the Vall de Boi
Palmeral of Elche
Roman Walls of Lugo
Aranjuez Cultural Landscape
Renaissance Monumental Ensembles of Úbeda and Baeza
Vizcaya Bridge
Teide National Park


Royal Domain of Drottningholm
Birka and Hovgarden
Engelsberg Ironworks
Rock Carvings in Tanum
Hanseatic Town of Visby
Church Village of Gammelstad, Lulea
Laponian Area
Naval Port of Karlskrona
Agricultural Landscape of Southern Oland
Kvarken Archipelago / High Coast
Mining Area of the Great Copper Mountain in Falun
Varberg Radio Station
Struve Geodetic Arc


Benedictine Convent of St John at Müstair
Convent of St Gall
Old City of Berne
Three Castles, Defensive Wall and Ramparts of the Market-Town of Bellinzone
Monte San Giorgio
Lavaux, Vineyard Terraces
Rhaetian Railway in the Albula Bernina Landscapes
The Swiss Tectonic Arena Sardona
La Chaux-de-Fonds  Le Locle watchmaking town-planning


Natural and Cultural Heritage of the Ohrid region


Kiev Saint-Sophia Cathedral and Related Monastic Buildings, Kiev Pechersk Lavra
Lviv the Ensemble of the Historic Centre
Struve Geodetic Arc
Primeval Beech Forests of the Carpathians

United Kingdom

Castles and Town Walls of King Edward in Gwynedd
Durham Castle and Cathedral
Giant's Causeway and Causeway Coast
Ironbridge Gorge
St Kilda
Stonehenge, Avebury and Associated Sites
Studley Royal Park including the Ruins of Fountains Abbey
Blenheim Palace
City of Bath
Frontiers of the Roman Empire
Westminster Palace, Westminster Abbey and Saint Margaret's Church
Canterbury Cathedral, St Augustine's Abbey, and St Martin's Church
Tower of London
Old and New Towns of [[Edinburgh
Maritime Greenwich
Heart of Neolithic Orkney
Blaenavon Industrial Landscape
Derwent Valley Mills
Dorset and East Devon Coast
New Lanark
Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
Liverpool – Maritime Mercantile City
Cornwall and West Devon Mining Landscape
Pontcysyllte Aqueduct and Canal

Vatican City

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

Middle East


Qal at al Bahrain


Meidan Emam, Esfahan
Tchogha Zanbil
Takhte Soleyman
Bam and its Cultural Landscape
The Armenian Monastic Ensembles
Shushtar, Historical Hydraulic System
Sheikh Safi al-Din Khanegah and Shrine Ensemble in Ardabil
Tabriz Historical Bazaar Complex


Ashur Qal at Sherqat
Samarra Archaeological City


Old City of Acre
White City of Tel Aviv  the Modern Movement
Biblical Tels  Megiddo, Hazor, Beer Sheba
Incense Route Desert Cities in the Negev
Old City of Jerusalem and its Walls
Bahai Holy Places in Haifa and Western Galilee


Quseir Amra
Um er Rasas Kastrom Mefa


Ouadi Qadisha the Holy Valleyand the Forest of the Cedars of God Horsh Arz elR ab


Archaeological Site of Cyrene
Archaeological Site of Leptis Magna
Archaeological Site of Sabratha
Rock-Art Sites of Tadrart Acacus
Old Town of Ghadamès


Bahla Fort
Archaeological Sites of Bat, Al-Khutm and Al-Ayn
Arabian Oryx Sanctuary Delisted 2007
Land of Frankincense
Aflaj Irrigation Systems of Oman
Rohtas Fort

Saudi Arabia

Al Hijr Archeological Site Madain Salih
At Turaif District in ad-Diriyah


Ancient City of Damascus
Ancient City of Bosra
Site of Palmyra
Ancient City of Aleppo
Crac des Chevaliers and Qal’at Salah El-Din


Goreme National Park and the Rock Sites of Cappadocia
Great Mosque and Hospital of Divrigi
Historic Areas of Istanbul
Hattusha: the Hittite Capital
Nemrut Dag
Xanthos Letoon
City of Safranbolu
Archaeological Site of Troy


Old Walled City of Shibam
Old City of Sana
Historic Town of Zabid
Socotra Archipelago

North America


Historic Town of St George and Related Fortifications


LAnse aux Meadows National Historic Site
Nahanni National Park
Dinosaur Provincial Park
Kluane , Wrangell-St Elias, Glacier Bay ,Tatshenshini-Alsek
Head Smashed-In Buffalo Jump
Gang Gwaay
Wood Buffalo National Park
Canadian Rocky Mountain Parks
Historic District of Old Quebec
Gros Morne National Park
Old Town Lunenburg
Waterton Glacier International Peace Park
Miguasha National Park
Rideau Canal
The Joggins Fossil Cliffs
Landscape of Grand Pre
Red Bay Basque Whaling Station


Ilulissat Icefjord


Historic Centre of Mexico City and Xochimilco
Historic Centre of Oaxaca and Archaeological Site of Monte Albaan
Historic Centre of Puebla
Pre-Hispanic City and National Park of Palenque
Pre-Hispanic City of Teotihuacan
Sian Kaan
Historic Town of Guanajuato and Adjacent Mines
Pre-Hispanic City of Chichen Itza
Historic Centre of Morelia
El Tajin, Pre-Hispanic City
Historic Centre of Zacatecas
Rock Paintings of the Sierra de San Francisco
Whale Sanctuary of El Vizcaino
Earliest 16th-Century Monasteries on the Slopes of Popocatepetl
Historic Monuments Zone of Querétaro
Pre-Hispanic Town of Uxmal
Hospicio Cabanas, Guadalajara
Archeological Zone of Paquime, Casas Grandes
Historic Monuments Zone of Tlacotalpan
Archaeological Monuments Zone of Xochicalco
Historic Fortified Town of Campeche
Ancient Maya City of Calakmul, Campeche
Franciscan Missions in the Sierra Gorda of Queretaro
Luis Barragan House and Studio
Islands and Protected Areas of the Gulf of California
Agave Landscape and Ancient Industrial Facilities of Tequila
Central University City Campus of the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México.
Monarch Butterfly Biosphere Reserve
Protective town of San Miguel and the Sanctuary of Jesús de Nazareno de Atotonilco
Camino Real de Tierra Adentro
Prehistoric Caves of Yagul and Mitla in the Central Valley of Oaxaca
El Pinacate and Gran Desierto de Altar Biosphere Reserve


Mesa Verde National Park
Yellowstone National Par
Everglades National Park
Grand Canyon National Park
Independence Hall
Redwood National and State Parks
Mammoth Cave National Park
Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site
La Fortaleza and San Juan National Historic Site in Puerto Rico
Great Smoky Mountains National Park
Statue of Liberty
Yosemite National Park
Chaco Canyon National Historical Park
Hawaii Volcanoes National Park
Monticello and the University of Virginia in Charlottesville
Pueblo de Taos
Carlsbad Caverns National Park
Waterton Glacier International Peace Park
Monumental Earthworks of Poverty Point



Great Barrier Reef
Kakadu National Park
Willandra Lakes Region
Lord Howe Island Group
Tasmanian Wilderness
Gondwana Rainforests of Australia
Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park
Wet Tropics of Queensland
Shark Bay, Western Australia
Fraser Island
Australian Fossil Mammal Sites Riversleigh Naracoorte
Heard and McDonald Islands
Macquarie Island
Greater Blue Mountains Area
Purnululu National Park
Royal Exhibition Building and Carlton Gardens
Sydney Opera House
Australian Convict Sites


Phoenix Islands Protected Area

Marshall Islands

Bikini Atoll, Nuar Test Site

New Caledonia

The Lagoons of New Caledonia: Reef Diversity and Associated Ecosystems

New Zealand

Te Wahipounamu  South West New Zealand
Tongariroo National Park
New Zealand  Sub-Antarctic Islands

Papua New Guinea

Kuk Early Agricultural Site

Pitcairn Islands

Henderson Island

Solomon Islands

East Rennell


Chief Roi Mata's Domain

South America


Los Glaciares
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)
Iguazu National Park
Cueva de las Manos, Río Pinturas
Península Valdés
Ischigualasto Talampaya Natural Parks
Jesuit Block and Estancias of Cordoba
Quebrada de Humahuaca
Qhapaq Nan, Andean Road System 


City of Potosi
Jesuit Missions of the Chiquitos
Historic City of Sucre
Fuerte de Samaipata
Noel Kempf Mercado National Park
Tiwanaku Spiritual and Political Centre of the Tiwanaku Culture

Historic Town of Ouro Preto
Historic Centre of the Town of Olinda
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)
Historic Centre of Salvador de Bahia
Sanctuary of Bom Jesus do Congonhas
Iguaccu National Park
Serra da Capivara National Park
Historic Centre of Sao Luees
Atlantic Forest South-East Reserves
Discovery Coast Atlantic Forest Reserves
Historic Centre of the Town of Diamantina
Central Amazon Conservation Complex
Pantanal Conservation Area
Brazilian Atlantic Islands - Fernando de Noronha and Atol das Rocas Reserves
Cerrado Protected Areas: Chapada dos Veadeiros and Emas National Parks
Historic Centre of the Town of Goiás
São Francisco Square - in the Town of Saao Cristovaao
Rio de Janeiro: Carioca Landscapes between the Mountain and the Sea


Rapa Nui National Park
Churches of Chiloé
Historic Quarter of the Seaport City of Valparaíso
Humberstone and Santa Laura Saltpeter Works
Sewell Mining Town


Port, Fortresses and Group of Monuments Cartagena
Los Katíos National Park
Historic Centre of Santa Cruz de Mompox
National Archeological Park of Tierradentro
San Agustín Archeological Park
Malpelo Fauna and Flora Sanctuary
Coffee Cultural Landscape of Colombia


Galápagos Islands
City of Quito
Sangay National Park
Historic Centre of Santa Ana de los Ríos de Cuenca


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


City of Cuzco
Historic Sanctuary of Machu Picchu
Chavin (Archaeological Site)
Huascarán National Park
Chan Chan Archaeological Zone
Manú National Park
Historic Centre of Lima
Río Abiseo National Park
Lines and Geoglyphs of Nasca and Pampas de Jumana
Historical Centre of the City of Arequipa
The Sacred City of Caral-Supe


Central Suriname Nature Reserve
Historic Inner City of Paramaribo


Historic Quarter of the City of Colonia del Sacramento


Coro and its Port
Canaima National Park
Ciudad Universitaria de Caracas

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