List of UNESCO World Heritage Sites

18th-Century Royal Palace at Caserta with the Park, the Aqueduct of Vanvitelli, and the San Leucio Complex

Aachen Cathedral

Aapravasi Ghat

Aasivissuit – Nipisat. Inuit Hunting Ground between Ice and Sea

Abbey and Altenmünster of Lorsch

Abbey Church of Saint-Savin sur Gartempe

Abbey of St Gall

Abu Mena

Acropolis, Athens

Aflaj Irrigation Systems of Oman

Agave Landscape and Ancient Industrial Facilities of Tequila

Agra Fort

Agricultural Landscape of Southern Öland

Air and Ténéré Natural Reserves

Ajanta Caves


Al Qal'a of Beni Hammad

Al Zubarah Archaeological Site

Al-Ahsa Oasis, an Evolving Cultural Landscape

Al-Hijr Archaeological Site (Madâin Sâlih)

Aldabra Atoll

Alejandro de Humboldt National Park

Alhambra, Generalife and Albayzín, Granada 21

Alto Douro Wine Region

Amiens Cathedral

Amphitheatre of El Jem

Ancient and Primeval Beech Forests of the Carpathians and Other Regions of Europe

Ancient Building Complex in the Wudang Mountains

Ancient City of Aleppo

Ancient City of Bosra

Ancient City of Damascus

Ancient City of Nessebar

Ancient City of Ping Yao

Ancient City of Polonnaruwa

Ancient City of Qalhat

Ancient City of Sigiriya

Ancient City of Tauric Chersonese and its Chora

Ancient Ksour of Ouadane, Chinguetti, Tichitt and Oualata

Ancient Maya City and Protected Tropical Forests of Calakmul, Campeche

Ancient Thebes with its Necropolis

Ancient Villages in Southern Anhui – Xidi and Hongcun

Ancient Villages of Northern Syria



Antequera Dolmens Site

Antigua Guatemala

Antigua Naval Dockyard and Related Archaeological Sites


Aqueduct of Padre Tembleque Hydraulic System

Arab-Norman Palermo and the Cathedral Churches of Cefalú and Monreale

Arabian Oryx Sanctuary Delisted 2007

Aranjuez Cultural Landscape

Archaeological Area and the Patriarchal Basilica of Aquileia

Archaeological Area of Agrigento

Archaeological Areas of Pompei, Herculaneum and Torre Annunziata

Archaeological Border complex of Hedeby and the Danevirke

Archaeological Ensemble of Mérida

Archaeological Ensemble of Tárraco

Archaeological Heritage of the Lenggong Valley

Archaeological Landscape of the First Coffee Plantations in the South-East of Cuba

Archaeological Monuments Zone of Xochicalco

Archaeological Park and Ruins of Quirigua

Archaeological Ruins at Moenjodaro

Archaeological Site of Aigai (modern name Vergina)

Archaeological Site of Ani

Archaeological Site of Atapuerca

Archaeological Site of Carthage

Archaeological Site of Cyrene

Archaeological Site of Delphi

Archaeological Site of Leptis Magna

Archaeological Site of Mystras

Archaeological Site of Nalanda Mahavihara at Nalanda, Bihar

Archaeological Site of Olympia

Archaeological Site of Panamá Viejo and Historic District of Panamá

Archaeological Site of Philippi

Archaeological Site of Sabratha

Archaeological Site of Troy

Archaeological Site of Volubilis

Archaeological Sites of Bat, Al-Khutm and Al-Ayn

Archaeological Sites of Mycenae and Tiryns

Archaeological Sites of the Island of Meroe

Archaeological Zone of Paquimé, Casas Grandes

Archipiélago de Revillagigedo

Architectural Ensemble of the Trinity Sergius Lavra in Sergiev Posad

Architectural, Residential and Cultural Complex of the Radziwill Family at Nesvizh

Area de Conservación Guanacaste

Arles, Roman and Romanesque Monuments

Armenian Monastic Ensembles of Iran

Asante Traditional Buildings

Ashur (Qal'at Sherqat)

Asmara: A Modernist African City

Assisi, the Basilica of San Francesco and Other Franciscan Sites

Assumption Cathedral and Monastery of the town-island of Sviyazhsk

At-Turaif District in ad-Dir'iyah

Atlantic Forest South-East Reserves

Auschwitz Birkenau

Australian Convict Sites

Australian Fossil Mammal Sites (Riversleigh / Naracoorte)


Baekje Historic Areas

Bahla Fort

Bahá’i Holy Places in Haifa and the Western Galilee

Bam and its Cultural Landscape

Ban Chiang Archaeological Site

Banc d'Arguin National Park

Baptism Site “Bethany Beyond the Jordan” (Al-Maghtas)

Barberton Makhonjwa Mountains

Bardejov Town Conservation Reserve

Baroque Churches of the Philippines

Bassari Country: Bassari, Fula and Bedik Cultural Landscapes

Bauhaus and its Sites in Weimar, Dessau and Bernau

Belfries of Belgium and France 3

Belfries of Belgium and France 8

Belize Barrier Reef Reserve System

Benedictine Convent of St John at Müstair

Bergpark Wilhelmshöhe

Berlin Modernism Housing Estates

Białowieża Forest

Biblical Tels - Megiddo, Hazor, Beer Sheba

Bikini Atoll Nuclear Test Site

Birka and Hovgården

Birthplace of Jesus: Church of the Nativity and the Pilgrimage Route, Bethlehem


Blaenavon Industrial Landscape

Blenheim Palace

Blue and John Crow Mountains

Bolgar Historical and Archaeological Complex

Bordeaux, Port of the Moon

Borobudur Temple Compounds

Botanical Garden (Orto Botanico), Padua

Bourges Cathedral

Boyana Church


Brazilian Atlantic Islands: Fernando de Noronha and Atol das Rocas Reserves

Brimstone Hill Fortress National Park

Bronze Age Burial Site of Sammallahdenmäki


Brú na Bóinne - Archaeological Ensemble of the Bend of the Boyne

Budapest, including the Banks of the Danube, the Buda Castle Quarter and Andrássy Avenue

Buddhist Monuments at Sanchi

Buddhist Monuments in the Horyu-ji Area

Buddhist Ruins of Takht-i-Bahi and Neighbouring City Remains at Sahr-i-Bahlol

Burgos Cathedral

Bursa and Cumalıkızık: the Birth of the Ottoman Empire


Bwindi Impenetrable National Park


Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site

Caliphate City of Medina Azahara

Camino Real de Tierra Adentro

Canadian Rocky Mountain Parks 6

Canaima National Park

Canal du Midi

Canterbury Cathedral, St Augustine's Abbey, and St Martin's Church

Cape Floral Region Protected Areas

Capital Cities and Tombs of the Ancient Koguryo Kingdom

Carlsbad Caverns National Park

Carolingian Westwork and Civitas Corvey

Castel del Monte

Castle of the Teutonic Order in Malbork

Castles and Town Walls of King Edward in Gwynedd

Castles of Augustusburg and Falkenlust at Brühl

Catalan Romanesque Churches of the Vall de Boí

Cathedral and Churches of Echmiatsin and the Archaeological Site of Zvartnots

Cathedral of Notre-Dame, Former Abbey of Saint-Rémi and Palace of Tau, Reims

Cathedral, Alcázar and Archivo de Indias in Seville

Cathedral, Torre Civica and Piazza Grande, Modena

Cave of Altamira and Paleolithic Cave Art of Northern Spain

Caves and Ice Age Art in the Swabian Jura

Caves of Aggtelek Karst and Slovak Karst

Caves of Maresha and Bet-Guvrin in the Judean Lowlands as a Microcosm of the Land of the Caves

Centennial Hall in Wrocław

Central Amazon Conservation Complex 4

Central Highlands of Sri Lanka

Central Sector of the Imperial Citadel of Thang Long - Hanoi

Central Sikhote-Alin

Central Suriname Nature Reserve

Central University City Campus of the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM)

Central Zone of the Town of Angra do Heroismo in the Azores

Cerrado Protected Areas: Chapada dos Veadeiros and Emas National Parks

Chaco Culture

Champagne Hillsides, Houses and Cellars

Champaner-Pavagadh Archaeological Park

Chan Chan Archaeological Zone

Changdeokgung Palace Complex

Chartres Cathedral

Chavin (Archaeological Site)

Chaîne des Puys - Limagne fault tectonic arena

Chengjiang Fossil Site

Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus (formerly Victoria Terminus)

Chief Roi Mata’s Domain

China Danxia

Chiribiquete National Park – “The Maloca of the Jaguar”

Chitwan National Park


Chongoni Rock-Art Area

Christiansfeld, a Moravian Church Settlement

Church and Dominican Convent of Santa Maria delle Grazie with “The Last Supper” by Leonardo da Vinci

Church of the Ascension, Kolomenskoye

Church Town of Gammelstad, Luleå

Churches and Convents of Goa

Churches of Chiloé

Churches of Moldavia

Churches of Peace in Jawor and Świdnica

Cidade Velha, Historic Centre of Ribeira Grande

Cilento and Vallo di Diano National Park with the Archeological Sites of Paestum and Velia, and the Certosa di Padula

Cistercian Abbey of Fontenay

Citadel of the Ho Dynasty

Citadel, Ancient City and Fortress Buildings of Derbent

City of Bath

City of Cuzco

City of Graz – Historic Centre and Schloss Eggenberg

City of Luxembourg: its Old Quarters and Fortifications

City of Potosí

City of Quito

City of Safranbolu

City of Valletta

City of Verona

City of Vicenza and the Palladian Villas of the Veneto

Ciudad Universitaria de Caracas

Classical Gardens of Suzhou

Classical Weimar

Cliff of Bandiagara (Land of the Dogons)

Cocos Island National Park

Coffee Cultural Landscape of Colombia

Coiba National Park and its Special Zone of Marine Protection

Collegiate Church, Castle and Old Town of Quedlinburg

Cologne Cathedral

Colonial City of Santo Domingo

Comoé National Park

Complex of Hué Monuments

Complex of Koguryo Tombs

Convent of Christ in Tomar

Cornwall and West Devon Mining Landscape

Coro and its Port

Costiera Amalfitana

Crac des Chevaliers and Qal’at Salah El-Din

Crespi d'Adda

Cueva de las Manos, Río Pinturas

Cultural and Historic Ensemble of the Solovetsky Islands

Cultural Landscape and Archaeological Remains of the Bamiyan Valley

Cultural Landscape of Bali Province: the Subak System as a Manifestation of the Tri Hita Karana Philosophy

Cultural Landscape of Honghe Hani Rice Terraces

Cultural Landscape of Maymand

Cultural Landscape of Sintra

Cultural Landscape of the Serra de Tramuntana

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

Curonian Spit

Dacian Fortresses of the Orastie Mountains

Danube Delta

Darien National Park

Dazu Rock Carvings

Decorated Cave of Pont d’Arc, known as Grotte Chauvet-Pont d’Arc, Ardèche

Decorated Farmhouses of Hälsingland

Defence Line of Amsterdam


Derwent Valley Mills

Desembarco del Granma National Park

Dinosaur Provincial Park

Discovery Coast Atlantic Forest Reserves

Diyarbakır Fortress and Hevsel Gardens Cultural Landscape

Dja Faunal Reserve

Djoudj National Bird Sanctuary


Dong Phayayen-Khao Yai Forest Complex

Dorset and East Devon Coast

Dougga / Thugga

Doñana National Park

Dresden Elbe Valley Delisted 2009

Droogmakerij de Beemster (Beemster Polder)

Durham Castle and Cathedral

Durmitor National Park

Earliest 16th-Century Monasteries on the Slopes of Popocatepetl

Early Christian Monuments of Ravenna

Early Christian Necropolis of Pécs (Sopianae)

East Rennell

Ecosystem and Relict Cultural Landscape of Lopé-Okanda

El Pinacate and Gran Desierto de Altar Biosphere Reserve

El Tajin, Pre-Hispanic City

Elephanta Caves

Ellora Caves

Engelsberg Ironworks

Ennedi Massif: Natural and Cultural Landscape

Ensemble of the Ferapontov Monastery

Ensemble of the Novodevichy Convent


Episcopal City of Albi

Episcopal Complex of the Euphrasian Basilica in the Historic Centre of Poreč

Erbil Citadel

Etruscan Necropolises of Cerveteri and Tarquinia

Everglades National Park

Fagus Factory in Alfeld


Fasil Ghebbi, Gondar Region

Fatehpur Sikri

Ferrara, City of the Renaissance, and its Po Delta 14

Fertö / Neusiedlersee Cultural Landscape

Flemish Béguinages

Fort and Shalamar Gardens in Lahore

Fort Jesus, Mombasa

Fortifications of Vauban

Fortifications on the Caribbean Side of Panama: Portobelo-San Lorenzo

Fortress of Suomenlinna

Forts and Castles, Volta, Greater Accra, Central and Western Regions

Fossil Hominid Sites of South Africa

Franciscan Missions in the Sierra Gorda of Querétaro

Fraser Island

Fray Bentos Industrial Landscape

From the Great Saltworks of Salins-les-Bains to the Royal Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans, the Production of Open-pan Salt

Frontiers of the Roman Empire 10

Frontiers of the Roman Empire 30

Fuerte de Samaipata

Fujian Tulou

Fujisan, sacred place and source of artistic inspiration

Galápagos Islands

Gamzigrad-Romuliana, Palace of Galerius

Garajonay National Park

Garamba National Park

Garden Kingdom of Dessau-Wörlitz

Gardens and Castle at Kroměříž

Garrison Border Town of Elvas and its Fortifications

Gebel Barkal and the Sites of the Napatan Region

Gelati Monastery

Genoa: Le Strade Nuove and the system of the Palazzi dei Rolli

German Nazi Concentration and Extermination Camp (1940-1945)

Giant's Causeway and Causeway Coast

Gobustan Rock Art Cultural Landscape

Gochang, Hwasun and Ganghwa Dolmen Sites

Golden Mountains of Altai

Golden Temple of Dambulla

Golestan Palace

Gonbad-e Qābus

Gondwana Rainforests of Australia 1

Gorham's Cave Complex

Gough and Inaccessible Islands 31

Grand Canyon National Park

Great Barrier Reef

Great Burkhan Khaldun Mountain and its surrounding sacred landscape

Great Himalayan National Park Conservation Area

Great Living Chola Temples 12

Great Mosque and Hospital of Divriği

Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Great Zimbabwe National Monument

Greater Blue Mountains Area

Grimeton Radio Station, Varberg

Gros Morne National Park

Group of Monuments at Hampi

Group of Monuments at Mahabalipuram

Group of Monuments at Pattadakal

Gulf of Porto: Calanche of Piana, Gulf of Girolata, Scandola Reserve

Gunung Mulu National Park

Gusuku Sites and Related Properties of the Kingdom of Ryukyu

Gyeongju Historic Areas

Göbekli Tepe

Göreme National Park and the Rock Sites of Cappadocia

Ha Long Bay

Haeinsa Temple Janggyeong Panjeon, the Depositories for the Tripitaka Koreana Woodblocks

Hallstatt-Dachstein / Salzkammergut Cultural Landscape

Hanseatic City of Lübeck

Hanseatic Town of Visby

Harar Jugol, the Fortified Historic Town


Hattusha: the Hittite Capital

Hawaii Volcanoes National Park

Head-Smashed-In Buffalo Jump

Heard and McDonald Islands

Heart of Neolithic Orkney

Hebron/Al-Khalil Old Town

Henderson Island

Heritage of Mercury. Almadén and Idrija

Hidden Christian Sites in the Nagasaki Region


High Coast / Kvarken Archipelago

Hill Forts of Rajasthan


Hiraizumi – Temples, Gardens and Archaeological Sites Representing the Buddhist Pure Land

Hiroshima Peace Memorial (Genbaku Dome)

Historic and Architectural Complex of the Kazan Kremlin

Historic Area of Willemstad, Inner City and Harbour, Curaçao

Historic Areas of Istanbul

Historic Bridgetown and its Garrison

Historic Cairo

Historic Centre (Old Town) of Tallinn

Historic Centre of Agadez

Historic Centre of Avignon: Papal Palace, Episcopal Ensemble and Avignon Bridge

Historic Centre of Brugge

Historic Centre of Bukhara

Historic Centre of Camagüey

Historic Centre of Cordoba 22

Historic Centre of Florence

Historic Centre of Guimarães

Historic Centre of Kraków

Historic Centre of Lima 17

Historic Centre of Macao

Historic Centre of Mexico City and Xochimilco

Historic Centre of Morelia

Historic Centre of Naples

Historic Centre of Oaxaca and Archaeological Site of Monte Albán

Historic Centre of Oporto, Luiz I Bridge and Monastery of Serra do Pilar

Historic Centre of Prague

Historic Centre of Puebla

Historic Centre of Riga

Historic Centre of Rome, the Properties of the Holy See in that City Enjoying Extraterritorial Rights and San Paolo Fuori le Mura 11

Historic Centre of Rome, the Properties of the Holy See in that City Enjoying Extraterritorial Rights and San Paolo Fuori le Mura 13

Historic Centre of Saint Petersburg and Related Groups of Monuments

Historic Centre of Salvador de Bahia

Historic Centre of San Gimignano

Historic Centre of Santa Ana de los Ríos de Cuenca

Historic Centre of Santa Cruz de Mompox

Historic Centre of Shakhrisyabz

Historic Centre of Siena

Historic Centre of Sighişoara

Historic Centre of São Luís

Historic Centre of Telč

Historic Centre of the City of Pienza

Historic Centre of the City of Salzburg

Historic Centre of the Town of Diamantina

Historic Centre of the Town of Goiás

Historic Centre of the Town of Olinda

Historic Centre of Urbino

Historic Centre of Vienna

Historic Centre of Warsaw

Historic Centre of Zacatecas

Historic Centre of Évora

Historic Centre of Český Krumlov

Historic Centres of Berat and Gjirokastra

Historic Centres of Stralsund and Wismar

Historic City of Ahmadabad

Historic City of Ayutthaya

Historic City of Meknes

Historic City of Sucre

Historic City of Toledo

Historic City of Trogir

Historic City of Vigan

Historic City of Yazd

Historic District of Old Québec

Historic Ensemble of the Potala Palace, Lhasa 7

Historic Fortified City of Carcassonne

Historic Fortified Town of Campeche

Historic Inner City of Paramaribo

Historic Jeddah, the Gate to Makkah

Historic Monuments and Sites in Kaesong

Historic Monuments of Ancient Kyoto (Kyoto, Uji and Otsu Cities)

Historic Monuments of Ancient Nara

Historic Monuments of Dengfeng in “The Centre of Heaven and Earth”

Historic Monuments of Novgorod and Surroundings

Historic Monuments Zone of Querétaro

Historic Monuments Zone of Tlacotalpan

Historic Mosque City of Bagerhat

Historic Quarter of the City of Colonia del Sacramento

Historic Quarter of the Seaport City of Valparaíso

Historic Sanctuary of Machu Picchu

Historic Site of Lyon

Historic Town of Banská Štiavnica and the Technical Monuments in its Vicinity

Historic Town of Grand-Bassam

Historic Town of Guanajuato and Adjacent Mines

Historic Town of Ouro Preto

Historic Town of St George and Related Fortifications, Bermuda

Historic Town of Sukhothai and Associated Historic Towns

Historic Town of Zabid

Historic Villages of Korea: Hahoe and Yangdong

Historic Villages of Shirakawa-go and Gokayama

Historic Walled Town of Cuenca

Historical Centre of the City of Arequipa

Historical Centre of the City of Yaroslavl

Historical Complex of Split with the Palace of Diocletian

Historical Monuments at Makli, Thatta

Historical Monuments of Mtskheta

Hoi An Ancient Town

Holašovice Historic Village

Holy Trinity Column in Olomouc

Hortobágy National Park - the Puszta

Hospicio Cabañas, Guadalajara

Huanglong Scenic and Historic Interest Area

Huascarán National Park

Hubei Shennongjia

Humayun's Tomb, Delhi

Humberstone and Santa Laura Saltpeter Works

Hwaseong Fortress

Ibiza, Biodiversity and Culture

Ichkeul National Park

Iguazu National Park

Iguaçu National Park

Ilulissat Icefjord

Imperial Palaces of the Ming and Qing Dynasties in Beijing and Shenyang

Imperial Tombs of the Ming and Qing Dynasties

Incense Route - Desert Cities in the Negev

Independence Hall

Ir.D.F. Woudagemaal (D.F. Wouda Steam Pumping Station)

Ironbridge Gorge

Ischigualasto / Talampaya Natural Parks

iSimangaliso Wetland Park

Island of Gorée

Island of Mozambique

Island of Saint-Louis

Islands and Protected Areas of the Gulf of California

Isole Eolie (Aeolian Islands)

Itchan Kala

Itsukushima Shinto Shrine

Ivrea, industrial city of the 20th century

Iwami Ginzan Silver Mine and its Cultural Landscape

Jeju Volcanic Island and Lava Tubes

Jelling Mounds, Runic Stones and Church

Jesuit Block and Estancias of Córdoba

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

Jesuit Missions of the Chiquitos

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)

Jewish Quarter and St Procopius' Basilica in Třebíč

Jiuzhaigou Valley Scenic and Historic Interest Area

Joggins Fossil Cliffs

Jongmyo Shrine

Joya de Cerén Archaeological Site

Jurisdiction of Saint-Emilion

Kahuzi-Biega National Park

Kaiping Diaolou and Villages


Kakadu National Park

Kalwaria Zebrzydowska: the Mannerist Architectural and Park Landscape Complex and Pilgrimage Park

Kasbah of Algiers

Kathmandu Valley

Kaziranga National Park

Kenya Lake System in the Great Rift Valley

Keoladeo National Park

Kernavė Archaeological Site (Cultural Reserve of Kernavė)

Khajuraho Group of Monuments

Khami Ruins National Monument

Khangchendzonga National Park

Kiev: Saint-Sophia Cathedral and Related Monastic Buildings, Kiev-Pechersk Lavra

Kilimanjaro National Park

Kinabalu Park

Kizhi Pogost

Kluane / Wrangell-St. Elias / Glacier Bay / Tatshenshini-Alsek 33

Kluane / Wrangell-St. Elias / Glacier Bay / Tatshenshini-Alsek 5

Komodo National Park

Kondoa Rock-Art Sites

Konso Cultural Landscape

Koutammakou, the Land of the Batammariba

Kremlin and Red Square, Moscow

Kronborg Castle

Ksar of Ait-Ben-Haddou

Kujataa Greenland: Norse and Inuit Farming at the Edge of the Ice Cap

Kuk Early Agricultural Site

Kulangsu, a Historic International Settlement

Kunta Kinteh Island and Related Sites


Kutná Hora: Historical Town Centre with the Church of St Barbara and the Cathedral of Our Lady at Sedlec

L'viv – the Ensemble of the Historic Centre

La Chaux-de-Fonds / Le Locle, Watchmaking Town Planning

La Fortaleza and San Juan National Historic Site in Puerto Rico

La Grand-Place, Brussels

La Lonja de la Seda de Valencia

Lagoons of New Caledonia: Reef Diversity and Associated Ecosystems

Lake Baikal

Lake Malawi National Park

Lake Turkana National Parks

Lakes of Ounianga

Lamu Old Town

Land of Frankincense

Landscape of Grand Pré

Landscape of the Pico Island Vineyard Culture

Landscapes of Dauria

Laponian Area

Las Médulas

Late Baroque Towns of the Val di Noto (South-Eastern Sicily)

Laurisilva of Madeira

Lavaux, Vineyard Terraces

Le Havre, the City Rebuilt by Auguste Perret

Le Morne Cultural Landscape

Lednice-Valtice Cultural Landscape

Lena Pillars Nature Park

Levoča, Spišský Hrad and the Associated Cultural Monuments

Levuka Historical Port Town

León Cathedral

Lines and Geoglyphs of Nasca and Palpa

Litomyšl Castle

Liverpool – Maritime Mercantile City

Longmen Grottoes

Longobards in Italy. Places of the Power (568-774 A.D.)

Lord Howe Island Group

Lorentz National Park

Los Alerces National Park

Los Glaciares National Park

Los Katíos National Park

Lower Valley of the Awash

Lower Valley of the Omo

Luis Barragán House and Studio

Lumbini, the Birthplace of the Lord Buddha

Lushan National Park

Lut Desert

Luther Memorials in Eisleben and Wittenberg

L’Anse aux Meadows National Historic Site

M'Zab Valley

Macquarie Island

Madara Rider

Madriu-Perafita-Claror Valley

Mahabodhi Temple Complex at Bodh Gaya

Major Mining Sites of Wallonia

Major Town Houses of the Architect Victor Horta (Brussels)

Maloti-Drakensberg Park

Malpelo Fauna and Flora Sanctuary

Mammoth Cave National Park

Mana Pools National Park, Sapi and Chewore Safari Areas

Manas Wildlife Sanctuary

Manovo-Gounda St Floris National Park

Mantua and Sabbioneta

Manú National Park

Mapungubwe Cultural Landscape

Margravial Opera House Bayreuth

Maritime Greenwich


Masjed-e Jāmé of Isfahan

Matobo Hills

Maulbronn Monastery Complex

Mausoleum of Khoja Ahmed Yasawi

Mausoleum of the First Qin Emperor

Maya Site of Copan

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

Medici Villas and Gardens in Tuscany

Medieval City of Rhodes

Medieval Monuments in Kosovo

Medieval Town of Toruń

Medina of Essaouira (formerly Mogador)

Medina of Fez

Medina of Marrakesh

Medina of Sousse

Medina of Tunis

Medina of Tétouan (formerly known as Titawin)

Megalithic Temples of Malta 15

Mehmed Paša Sokolović Bridge in Višegrad

Meidan Emam, Esfahan

Melaka and George Town, Historic Cities of the Straits of Malacca

Memphis and its Necropolis – the Pyramid Fields from Giza to Dahshur

Mesa Verde National Park

Messel Pit Fossil Site


Miguasha National Park

Mill Network at Kinderdijk-Elshout

Millenary Benedictine Abbey of Pannonhalma and its Natural Environment

Minaret and Archaeological Remains of Jam

Mines of Rammelsberg, Historic Town of Goslar and Upper Harz Water Management System

Mining Area of the Great Copper Mountain in Falun

Mir Castle Complex

Mistaken Point

Mogao Caves

Monarch Butterfly Biosphere Reserve

Monasteries of Daphni, Hosios Loukas and Nea Moni of Chios

Monasteries of Haghpat and Sanahin

Monastery and Site of the Escurial, Madrid

Monastery of Alcobaça

Monastery of Batalha

Monastery of Geghard and the Upper Azat Valley

Monastery of Horezu

Monastery of the Hieronymites and Tower of Belém in Lisbon

Monastic Island of Reichenau

Mont-Saint-Michel and its Bay

Monte San Giorgio

Monticello and the University of Virginia in Charlottesville

Monumental Earthworks of Poverty Point

Monuments of Oviedo and the Kingdom of the Asturias 24

Morne Trois Pitons National Park

Mosi-oa-Tunya / Victoria Falls

Mount Athos

Mount Emei Scenic Area, including Leshan Giant Buddha Scenic Area

Mount Etna

Mount Hamiguitan Range Wildlife Sanctuary

Mount Huangshan

Mount Kenya National Park/Natural Forest

Mount Nimba Strict Nature Reserve

Mount Qingcheng and the Dujiangyan Irrigation System

Mount Sanqingshan National Park

Mount Taishan

Mount Wutai

Mount Wuyi

Mountain Railways of India

Mountain Resort and its Outlying Temples, Chengde

Mudejar Architecture of Aragon 25

Museumsinsel (Museum Island), Berlin

Muskauer Park / Park Mużakowski

My Son Sanctuary

Nahanni National Park


Namib Sand Sea

Nan Madol: Ceremonial Centre of Eastern Micronesia

Nanda Devi and Valley of Flowers National Parks

National Archeological Park of Tierradentro

National History Park – Citadel, Sans Souci, Ramiers

Natural and Cultural Heritage of the Ohrid region 29

Natural and Culturo-Historical Region of Kotor

Natural System of Wrangel Island Reserve

Naumburg Cathedral

Naval Port of Karlskrona

Necropolis of Bet She’arim: A Landmark of Jewish Renewal

Nemrut Dağ

Neolithic Flint Mines at Spiennes (Mons)

Neolithic Site of Çatalhöyük

New Lanark

New Zealand Sub-Antarctic Islands

Ngorongoro Conservation Area 32

Ningaloo Coast

Niokolo-Koba National Park

Noel Kempff Mercado National Park

Nord-Pas de Calais Mining Basin

Notre-Dame Cathedral in Tournai

Nubian Monuments from Abu Simbel to Philae

Ogasawara Islands

Okapi Wildlife Reserve

Okavango Delta

Old and New Towns of Edinburgh

Old Bridge Area of the Old City of Mostar

Old City of Acre

Old City of Berne

Old City of Dubrovnik

Old City of Jerusalem and its Walls

Old City of Salamanca

Old City of Sana'a

Old City of Zamość

Old Havana and its Fortification System

Old Rauma

Old Town Lunenburg

Old Town of Corfu

Old Town of Cáceres

Old Town of Galle and its Fortifications

Old Town of Ghadamès

Old Town of Lijiang

Old town of Regensburg with Stadtamhof

Old Town of Segovia and its Aqueduct

Old Town of Ávila with its Extra-Muros Churches

Old Towns of Djenné

Old Village of Hollókő and its Surroundings

Old Walled City of Shibam

Olympic National Park

Orkhon Valley Cultural Landscape

Osun-Osogbo Sacred Grove

Ouadi Qadisha (the Holy Valley) and the Forest of the Cedars of God (Horsh Arz el-Rab)

Painted Churches in the Troodos Region

Palace and Gardens of Schönbrunn

Palace and Park of Fontainebleau

Palace and Park of Versailles

Palace of Westminster and Westminster Abbey including Saint Margaret’s Church

Palaces and Parks of Potsdam and Berlin

Palau de la Música Catalana and Hospital de Sant Pau, Barcelona

Paleochristian and Byzantine Monuments of Thessalonika

Palestine: Land of Olives and Vines – Cultural Landscape of Southern Jerusalem, Battir

Palmeral of Elche

Pampulha Modern Ensemble

Pantanal Conservation Area



Paris, Banks of the Seine

Parthian Fortresses of Nisa


Pearling, Testimony of an Island Economy

Peking Man Site at Zhoukoudian

Península Valdés

Pergamon and its Multi-Layered Cultural Landscape



Petroglyphic Complexes of the Mongolian Altai

Petroglyphs within the Archaeological Landscape of Tamgaly

Petäjävesi Old Church

Phoenix Islands Protected Area

Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park

Piazza del Duomo, Pisa

Pilgrimage Church of St John of Nepomuk at Zelená Hora

Pilgrimage Church of Wies

Pimachiowin Aki

Pirin National Park

Pitons Management Area

Pitons, cirques and remparts of Reunion Island

Place Stanislas, Place de la Carrière and Place d'Alliance in Nancy

Plantin-Moretus House-Workshops-Museum Complex

Plitvice Lakes National Park

Poblet Monastery

Pont du Gard (Roman Aqueduct)

Pontcysyllte Aqueduct and Canal

Port, Fortresses and Group of Monuments, Cartagena

Portovenere, Cinque Terre, and the Islands (Palmaria, Tino and Tinetto)

Portuguese City of Mazagan (El Jadida)

Prambanan Temple Compounds

Pre-Hispanic City and National Park of Palenque

Pre-Hispanic City of Chichen-Itza

Pre-Hispanic City of Teotihuacan

Pre-Hispanic Town of Uxmal

Precolumbian Chiefdom Settlements with Stone Spheres of the Diquís

Prehistoric Caves of Yagul and Mitla in the Central Valley of Oaxaca

Prehistoric Pile Dwellings around the Alps

Prehistoric Rock Art Sites in the Côa Valley and Siega Verde 18

Prehistoric Rock Art Sites in the Côa Valley and Siega Verde 26

Prehistoric Sites and Decorated Caves of the Vézère Valley

Protective town of San Miguel and the Sanctuary of Jesús Nazareno de Atotonilco

Proto-urban Site of Sarazm

Provins, Town of Medieval Fairs

Puerto-Princesa Subterranean River National Park

Punic Town of Kerkuane and its Necropolis

Purnululu National Park

Putorana Plateau

Pyrénées - Mont Perdu

Pythagoreion and Heraion of Samos

Pyu Ancient Cities

Qal’at al-Bahrain – Ancient Harbour and Capital of Dilmun

Qhapaq Ñan, Andean Road System

Qinghai Hoh Xil

Quebrada de Humahuaca

Quseir Amra

Qutb Minar and its Monuments, Delhi

Rabat, Modern Capital and Historic City: a Shared Heritage

Rainforests of the Atsinanana

Rani-ki-Vav (the Queen’s Stepwell) at Patan, Gujarat

Rapa Nui National Park

Red Bay Basque Whaling Station

Red Fort Complex

Redwood National and State Parks

Renaissance Monumental Ensembles of Úbeda and Baeza

Residence of Bukovinian and Dalmatian Metropolitans

Residences of the Royal House of Savoy

Rhaetian Railway in the Albula / Bernina Landscapes

Rice Terraces of the Philippine Cordilleras

Richtersveld Cultural and Botanical Landscape

Rideau Canal

Rietveld Schröderhuis (Rietveld Schröder House)

Rila Monastery

Rio de Janeiro: Carioca Landscapes between the Mountain and the Sea

Rjukan-Notodden Industrial Heritage Site

Robben Island

Rock Art in the Hail Region of Saudi Arabia

Rock Art of Alta

Rock Art of the Mediterranean Basin on the Iberian Peninsula

Rock Carvings in Tanum

Rock Drawings in Valcamonica

Rock Islands Southern Lagoon

Rock Paintings of the Sierra de San Francisco

Rock Shelters of Bhimbetka

Rock-Art Sites of Tadrart Acacus

Rock-Hewn Churches of Ivanovo

Rock-Hewn Churches, Lalibela

Rohtas Fort

Roman Monuments, Cathedral of St Peter and Church of Our Lady in Trier

Roman Theatre and its Surroundings and the "Triumphal Arch" of Orange

Roman Walls of Lugo 27

Roskilde Cathedral

Routes of Santiago de Compostela in France

Routes of Santiago de Compostela: Camino Francés and Routes of Northern Spain

Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew

Royal Domain of Drottningholm

Royal Exhibition Building and Carlton Gardens

Royal Hill of Ambohimanga

Royal Monastery of Santa María de Guadalupe

Royal Palaces of Abomey

Royal Tombs of the Joseon Dynasty

Ruins of Kilwa Kisiwani and Ruins of Songo Mnara

Ruins of León Viejo

Ruins of Loropéni

Ruins of the Buddhist Vihara at Paharpur

Rwenzori Mountains National Park

Río Abiseo National Park

Río Plátano Biosphere Reserve

Røros Mining Town and the Circumference

Sacred City of Anuradhapura

Sacred City of Caral-Supe

Sacred City of Kandy

Sacred Island of Okinoshima and Associated Sites in the Munakata Region

Sacred Mijikenda Kaya Forests

Sacred Sites and Pilgrimage Routes in the Kii Mountain Range

Sacri Monti of Piedmont and Lombardy

Sagarmatha National Park

Saint Catherine Area

Salonga National Park

Saloum Delta


Samarkand – Crossroad of Cultures

Samarra Archaeological City

San Agustín Archaeological Park

San Antonio Missions

San Cristóbal de La Laguna

San Marino Historic Centre and Mount Titano

San Millán Yuso and Suso Monasteries

San Pedro de la Roca Castle, Santiago de Cuba

Sanctuary of Asklepios at Epidaurus

Sanctuary of Bom Jesus do Congonhas

Sanganeb Marine National Park and Dungonab Bay – Mukkawar Island Marine National Park

Sangay National Park

Sangha Trinational

Sangiran Early Man Site

Sansa, Buddhist Mountain Monasteries in Korea

Santiago de Compostela (Old Town)

Saryarka – Steppe and Lakes of Northern Kazakhstan

Sassanid Archaeological Landscape of Fars Region

Sceilg Mhichíl

Schokland and Surroundings

Selimiye Mosque and its Social Complex

Selous Game Reserve

Semmering Railway

Seokguram Grotto and Bulguksa Temple

Serengeti National Park

Serra da Capivara National Park

Seventeenth-Century Canal Ring Area of Amsterdam inside the Singelgracht

Sewell Mining Town

SGang Gwaay

Shahr-i Sokhta

Shark Bay, Western Australia

Sheikh Safi al-din Khānegāh and Shrine Ensemble in Ardabil



Shrines and Temples of Nikko

Shushtar Historical Hydraulic System

Sian Ka'an

Sichuan Giant Panda Sanctuaries - Wolong, Mt Siguniang and Jiajin Mountains

Silk Roads: the Routes Network of Chang'an-Tianshan Corridor

Simien National Park

Singapore Botanic Gardens

Sinharaja Forest Reserve 28

Site of Palmyra

Site of Xanadu

Sites of Human Evolution at Mount Carmel: The Nahal Me’arot / Wadi el-Mughara Caves

Sites of Japan’s Meiji Industrial Revolution: Iron and Steel, Shipbuilding and Coal Mining


Socotra Archipelago


South China Karst

Speicherstadt and Kontorhaus District with Chilehaus

Speyer Cathedral

Srebarna Nature Reserve

St Kilda

St Mary's Cathedral and St Michael's Church at Hildesheim

Stari Grad Plain

Stari Ras and Sopoćani

State Historical and Cultural Park “Ancient Merv”

Statue of Liberty

Stevns Klint

Stećci Medieval Tombstone Graveyards

Stoclet House

Stone Circles of Senegambia

Stone Town of Zanzibar

Stonehenge, Avebury and Associated Sites

Strasbourg, Grande-Île and Neustadt

Struve Geodetic Arc

Studenica Monastery

Studley Royal Park including the Ruins of Fountains Abbey

Su Nuraxi di Barumini

Sukur Cultural Landscape

Sulaiman-Too Sacred Mountain

Summer Palace, an Imperial Garden in Beijing

Sun Temple, Konârak

Sundarbans National Park



Swiss Alps Jungfrau-Aletsch

Swiss Tectonic Arena Sardona

Sydney Opera House

Syracuse and the Rocky Necropolis of Pantalica

São Francisco Square in the Town of São Cristóvão

Tabriz Historic Bazaar Complex

Taj Mahal

Tajik National Park (Mountains of the Pamirs)

Takht-e Soleyman

Talamanca Range-La Amistad Reserves / La Amistad National Park

Taos Pueblo


Tarnowskie Góry Lead-Silver-Zinc Mine and its Underground Water Management System

Tasmanian Wilderness

Tassili n'Ajjer


Taï National Park

Tchogha Zanbil

Te Wahipounamu – South West New Zealand 16

Tehuacán-Cuicatlán Valley: originary habitat of Mesoamerica

Teide National Park

Temple and Cemetery of Confucius and the Kong Family Mansion in Qufu

Temple of Apollo Epicurius at Bassae

Temple of Heaven: an Imperial Sacrificial Altar in Beijing

Temple of Preah Vihear

Temple Zone of Sambor Prei Kuk, Archaeological Site of Ancient Ishanapura

The Ahwar of Southern Iraq: Refuge of Biodiversity and the Relict Landscape of the Mesopotamian Cities

The Architectural Work of Le Corbusier, an Outstanding Contribution to the Modern Movement

The Cathedral of St James in Šibenik

The Causses and the Cévennes, Mediterranean agro-pastoral Cultural Landscape

The Climats, terroirs of Burgundy

The Dolomites

The English Lake District

The Forth Bridge

The Four Lifts on the Canal du Centre and their Environs, La Louvière and Le Roeulx (Hainaut)

The Grand Canal

The Great Wall

The Historic Centre (Chorá) with the Monastery of Saint-John the Theologian and the Cave of the Apocalypse on the Island of Pátmos

The Jantar Mantar, Jaipur

The Loire Valley between Sully-sur-Loire and Chalonnes 9

The par force hunting landscape in North Zealand

The Persian Garden

The Persian Qanat

The Sassi and the Park of the Rupestrian Churches of Matera

The Sundarbans

The Trulli of Alberobello

Thimlich Ohinga Archaeological Site

Thracian Tomb of Kazanlak

Thracian Tomb of Sveshtari

Three Castles, Defensive Wall and Ramparts of the Market-Town of Bellinzona

Three Parallel Rivers of Yunnan Protected Areas

Thungyai-Huai Kha Khaeng Wildlife Sanctuaries

Tikal National Park




Tiwanaku: Spiritual and Political Centre of the Tiwanaku Culture


Tokaj Wine Region Historic Cultural Landscape

Tomb of Askia

Tombs of Buganda Kings at Kasubi

Tomioka Silk Mill and Related Sites

Tongariro National Park

Tower of Hercules

Tower of London

Town Hall and Roland on the Marketplace of Bremen

Town of Bamberg

Town of Luang Prabang

Trang An Landscape Complex

Trinidad and the Valley de los Ingenios

Tropical Rainforest Heritage of Sumatra

Tsingy de Bemaraha Strict Nature Reserve


Tubbataha Reefs Natural Park

Tugendhat Villa in Brno

Tusi Sites

Twyfelfontein or /Ui-//aes


Ujung Kulon National Park

Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park 2

Um er-Rasas (Kastrom Mefa'a)

University and Historic Precinct of Alcalá de Henares

University of Coimbra – Alta and Sofia

Upper Middle Rhine Valley

Upper Svaneti

Urban Historic Centre of Cienfuegos

Urnes Stave Church

Uvs Nuur Basin

Val d'Orcia

Vallée de Mai Nature Reserve

Valongo Wharf Archaeological Site

Van Nellefabriek

Vat Phou and Associated Ancient Settlements within the Champasak Cultural Landscape

Vatican City

Vegaøyan – The Vega Archipelago

Venetian Works of Defence between the 16th and 17th Centuries: Stato da Terra – Western Stato da Mar

Venice and its Lagoon

Verla Groundwood and Board Mill

Victorian Gothic and Art Deco Ensembles of Mumbai

Villa Adriana (Tivoli)

Villa d'Este, Tivoli

Villa Romana del Casale

Villages with Fortified Churches in Transylvania 19

Vilnius Historic Centre

Vineyard Landscape of Piedmont: Langhe-Roero and Monferrato

Virgin Komi Forests

Virunga National Park

Vizcaya Bridge

Viñales Valley


Volcanoes of Kamchatka 20

Vredefort Dome

Vézelay, Church and Hill

Völklingen Ironworks

W-Arly-Pendjari Complex

Wachau Cultural Landscape

Wadden Sea

Wadi Al-Hitan (Whale Valley)

Wadi Rum Protected Area

Walled City of Baku with the Shirvanshah's Palace and Maiden Tower

Wartburg Castle

Waterton Glacier International Peace Park

West Lake Cultural Landscape of Hangzhou

West Norwegian Fjords – Geirangerfjord and Nærøyfjord

Western Caucasus

Western Ghats

Western Tien-Shan

Wet Tropics of Queensland

Whale Sanctuary of El Vizcaino

White City of Tel-Aviv – the Modern Movement

White Monuments of Vladimir and Suzdal

Wieliczka and Bochnia Royal Salt Mines

Willandra Lakes Region

Wood Buffalo National Park

Wooden Churches of Maramureş

Wooden Churches of Southern Małopolska

Wooden Churches of the Slovak part of the Carpathian Mountain Area

Wooden Tserkvas of the Carpathian Region in Poland and Ukraine

Works of Antoni Gaudí 23

Wulingyuan Scenic and Historic Interest Area

Würzburg Residence with the Court Gardens and Residence Square


Xinjiang Tianshan


Yellowstone National Park

Yin Xu

Yosemite National Park

Yungang Grottoes

Zollverein Coal Mine Industrial Complex in Essen

Zuojiang Huashan Rock Art Cultural Landscape

Þingvellir National Park

Ħal Saflieni Hypogeum

Škocjan Caves

ǂKhomani Cultural Landscape