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A '''UNESCO World Heritage Site''' [http://whc.unesco.org/] is a site that has been nominated for the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization's International World Heritage program.  The program aims to catalogue and preserve sites of outstanding importance, either cultural or natural, to the common heritage of humankind.
 
A '''UNESCO World Heritage Site''' [http://whc.unesco.org/] is a site that has been nominated for the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization's International World Heritage program.  The program aims to catalogue and preserve sites of outstanding importance, either cultural or natural, to the common heritage of humankind.
  
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*Al Qal'a of Beni Hammad near [[Bechar]]
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*Al Qal'a of Beni Hammad near [[M'Sila]]
 
*[[Tassili n'Ajjer National Park|Tassili n'Ajjer]]
 
*[[Tassili n'Ajjer National Park|Tassili n'Ajjer]]
 
*[[M'zab|M'Zab Valley]]
 
*[[M'zab|M'Zab Valley]]
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===[[Cameroon]]===
 
===[[Cameroon]]===
 
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*[[Dja Faunal Reserve]]
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*[[Dja Faunal Reserve]]  
 
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*Sangha Trinational (Cameroon, Central African Republic, Congo) (2012)
  
 
===[[Cape Verde]]===
 
===[[Cape Verde]]===
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*[[Manovo-Gounda St. Floris National Park]]
 
*[[Manovo-Gounda St. Floris National Park]]
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*Sangha Trinational (Cameroon, Central African Republic, Congo) (2012)
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===[[Chad]]===
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*Lakes of Ounianga (2012)
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===[[Congo]]===
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*Sangha Trinational (Cameroon, Central African Republic, Congo) (2012)
  
 
===[[Côte d'Ivoire]]===
 
===[[Côte d'Ivoire]]===
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*[[Mount Nimba Strict Nature Reserve]]
 
*[[Mount Nimba Strict Nature Reserve]]
 
*[[Taï National Park]]
 
*[[Taï National Park]]
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*Historic Town [[Grand-Bassam]] (2012)
  
 
===[[Democratic Republic of the Congo]]===
 
===[[Democratic Republic of the Congo]]===
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===[[Gambia]]===
 
===[[Gambia]]===
 
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*[[Stone Circles of Senegambia]]
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*Stone Circles of Senegambia, near [[Janjanbureh]]
 
*[[James Island]] and related sites
 
*[[James Island]] and related sites
  
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===[[Guinea]]===
 
===[[Guinea]]===
 
<!-- All sites up to 2008 -->
 
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*[[Mount Nimba]] Strict Nature Reserve
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*[[Mount Nimba Strict Nature Reserve]]
  
 
===[[Kenya]]===
 
===[[Kenya]]===
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*Medina of [[Essaouira]]
 
*Medina of [[Essaouira]]
 
*Portuguese City of Mazagan, now [[El Jadida]]
 
*Portuguese City of Mazagan, now [[El Jadida]]
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*[[Rabat]], Modern Capital and Historic City: a Shared Heritage (2012)
  
 
===[[Mozambique]]===
 
===[[Mozambique]]===
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*[[Sukur]] Cultural Landscape
 
*[[Sukur]] Cultural Landscape
  
===[[Reunion Island|Reunion Island (France)]]===
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===[[Reunion]]===
 
Pitons, cirques and remparts of Reunion Island
 
Pitons, cirques and remparts of Reunion Island
  
===[[Saint Helena|Saint Helena (UK)]]===
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===[[Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha]]===
 
*[[Tristan da Cunha|Gough Island]] and [[Tristan da Cunha|Inaccessible Island]], [[islands of the Atlantic Ocean|South Atlantic Islands]] in the [[Tristan da Cunha]] archipelago (1995, 2004)
 
*[[Tristan da Cunha|Gough Island]] and [[Tristan da Cunha|Inaccessible Island]], [[islands of the Atlantic Ocean|South Atlantic Islands]] in the [[Tristan da Cunha]] archipelago (1995, 2004)
  
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* Stone Circles of Senegambia
 
* Stone Circles of Senegambia
 
* Saloum Delta (2011) (near [[Palmarin]])
 
* Saloum Delta (2011) (near [[Palmarin]])
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* Bassari Country: Bassari, Fula and Bedik Cultural Landscapes (2012)
  
 
===[[Seychelles]]===
 
===[[Seychelles]]===
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*[[Matobo Hills]]
 
*[[Matobo Hills]]
  
== The Americas==
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==Asia==
  
===[[Argentina]]===
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===[[Afghanistan]]===
[[Image:Argentina Ischigualasto Submarine.jpg|thumb|200px|[[Ischigualasto Natural Park]], [[Argentina]]]]
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[[Image:Shahr-e Zahak1.jpg|thumb|200px|[[Bamiyan|Cultural Landscape and Archaeological Remains of Bamiyan Valley]], [[Afghanistan]]]]
  
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*Minaret and Archaeological Remains of [[Jam]]
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*Cultural Landscape and Archaeological Remains of the [[Bamiyan]] Valley: Bamiyan Cliff including niches of the 38 meter Buddha, seated Buddhas, 55 meter Buddha and surrounding caves | [[Kakrak Valley]] caves including the niche of the standing Buddha | Qoul-I Akram Caves in the [[Fuladi Valley]] | Kalai Ghamai Caves in the [[Fuladi Valley]] | Shahr-i-Zuhak | Qallay Kaphari A | Qallay Kaphari B | Shahr-i-Ghulghulah
  
*[[El Calafate| Los Glaciares]]
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===[[Bahrain]]===
*[[Iguaçu Falls|Iguazu National Park]]
 
*Cueva de las Manos, [[Rio Pinturas]]
 
*[[Peninsula Valdes|Valdes Peninsula]]
 
*The Jesuit Block and Estancias of [[Cordoba (Argentina)|Cordoba]]
 
*[[Ischigualasto Natural Park|Ischigualasto]]/[[Talampaya Natural Park]]s
 
*[[Quebrada de Humahuaca]] in [[Jujuy]]
 
*Jesuit Missions of the Guaranis: [[San Ignacio Mini]] | Nuestra Señora de Santa Ana | Nuestra Señora de Loreto | Santa Maria la Mayor
 
  
===[[Barbados]]===
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*Qal'at al-Bahrain - Ancient Harbour and Capital of Dilmun
* [[Bridgetown|Historic Bridgetown and its Garrison]] (2011)
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*Pearling, Testimony of an Island Economy (2012)
  
===[[Belize]]===
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===[[Bangladesh]]===
  
*[[Belize Barrier Reef]] Reserve System
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*Historic mosque city of [[Bagerhat]]
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*Ruins of the Buddhist Vihara at [[Paharpur]]
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*The [[Sundarbans]]
  
===[[Bermuda|Bermuda (UK)]]===
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===[[Cambodia]]===
  
* Historic Town of [[Saint George (Bermuda)|St. George]] and Related Fortifications, Bermuda
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*[[Angkor Archaeological Park|Angkor]]
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*[[Preah Vihear]]
  
===[[Bolivia]]===
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===[[China]]===
[[Image:Tiwanaku 02.jpg|thumb|200px|[[Tiwanaku]], [[Bolivia]]]]
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[[Image:Tiantan.jpg|thumb|200px|[[Beijing/Chongwen|Temple of Heaven]], [[China]]]]
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[[Image:Yungang Caves.jpg|thumb|200px|[[Datong|Yungang Grottoes]], [[China]]]]
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[[Image:Shuanglin Si Temple.JPG|thumb|200px|[[Pingyao|Ancient City of Pingyao]], [[China]]]]
  
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* Imperial Palaces of the Ming and Qing Dynasties in [[Beijing]] and [[Shenyang]] (1987, 2004)
 
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* Mausoleum of the First Qin Emperor, with the terracotta warriors [[Xian|Xi'an]] (1987)
*City of [[Potosí]] (1987)
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* Mogao Caves, [[Dunhuang]] (1987)
*[[Jesuit Missions of the Chiquitos]] (1990)
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* [[Mount Tai|Mount Taishan]] (1987)
*Historic city of [[Sucre]] (1991)
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* Peking Man Site at [[Zhoukoudian]] (1987)
*Fuerte de [[Samaipata]] (1998)
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* The [[Great Wall of China]] (1987)
*[[Noel Kempff Mercado National Park]] (2000)
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* [[Huangshan|Mount Huangshan]] (1990)
*[[Tiwanaku]]: spiritual and political centre of the Tiwanaku culture (2000)
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* [[Huanglongsi National Park|Huanglong]] Scenic and Historic Interest Area (1992)
 
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* [[Jiuzhaigou Nature Reserve]] Scenic and Historic Interest Area (1992)
===[[Brazil]]===
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* [[Wulingyuan]] Scenic and Historic Interest Area (1992)
[[Image:300px-Ouropreto1.jpg|thumb|200px|[[Ouro Preto|Historic Town of Ouro Preto]], [[Brazil]]]]
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* Ancient building complex in the [[Wudang Mountains]], center of taoist monasteries and "internal" kung fu, in [[Hubei]] (1994)
 
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* Historic Ensemble of the Potala Palace, [[Lhasa]]: Potala Palace | Jokhang Temple Monastery | Norbulingka (1994, 2000, 2001)
*Historic Town of [[Ouro Preto]]
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* Mountain Resort and its Outlying Temples, [[Chengde]] (1994)
*Historic Centre of the Town of [[Olinda]]
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* Temple and Cemetery of Confucius and the Kong Family Mansion in [[Qufu]] (1994)
*Historic Centre of [[Salvador | Salvador da Bahia]]
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* [[Lushan National Park]] (1996)
*Sanctuary of Bom Jesus de [[Congonhas]]
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* [[Mount Emei]] Scenic Area, including [[Leshan]] Giant Buddha Scenic Area (1996)
*[[Iguaçu National Park]] - see [[Iguaçu Falls]]
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* Ancient City of [[Pingyao]] (1997)
*[[Brasilia]]
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* Classical Gardens of [[Suzhou]] (1997, 2000)
*[[Serra da Capivara National Park]]
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* Old Town of [[Lijiang]] (1997)
*Historic Centre of [[Sao Luis]]
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* Summer Palace, an Imperial Garden in [[Beijing]] (1998)
*Historic Centre of the town of [[Diamantina]]
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* Temple of Heaven: an Imperial Sacrificial Altar in [[Beijing]] (1998)
*Discovery Coast Atlantic Forest Reserves: [[Una Biological Reserve]] | [[Pau Brasil CEPLAC Experimental Station]] | [[Sooretama Biological Reserve]] | [[Monte Pascoal National Park]] | [[Pau Brasil National Park]] | [[Descobrimento National Park]] | [[Veracruz Station Private Natural Heritage Reserve]] | [[Linhares Forest Reserve]]
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* [[Dazu]] - Buddhist rock carvings from 9th-13th century located in [[Chongqing]] municipality. (1999)
*Atlantic Forest Biosphere Reserves: [[Guaraqueçaba Ecological Station]] | [[Xituê Ecological Station]] | [[Chauás Ecological Station]] | [[Juréia-Itatins Ecological Station]] | [[Ilha do Mel Ecological Station]] | [[Guaraguaçu Ecological Station]] | [[Carlos Botelho State Park]] | [[Intervales State Park]] | [[Ilha do Cardoso State Park]] | [[Jacupiranga State Park]] | [[Pariquera-Abaixo State Park]] | [[Alto Ribeira State Tourist Park]] | [[Superagüi National Park]] | [[Lauraceas State Park]] | [[Pico do Marumbi State Park]] | [[Roberto E. Lange State Park]] | [[Serra da Graciosa State Park]] | [[Pau Oco State Park]] | [[Serras do Cordeiro, Paratiu, Itapuã e Itinga Wildlife Zone]] | [[Serras de Arrepiado e Tombador Wildlife Zone]] | [[Mangues Wildlife Zone]] | [[Serra do Itapitangui (e Mandira) Wildlife Zone]] | [[Ilhas Oceânicas Wildlife Zone]] | [[Ilha Comprida Wildlife Zone]] | [[Salto Morato Private Reserve of Natural Protection]] | [[Cananéia-Iguape-Peruíbe Environmental Protection Area]] | [[Guaraqueçaba Environmental Protection Area]] | [[Ilha Comprida Environmental Protection Area]] | [[Serra do Mar Environmental Protection Area]] | [[Marumbi Environmental Protection Area]]
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* [[Mount Wuyi]], a scenic and historic area in [[Fujian]] (1999)
*[[Pantanal]] Conservation Area
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* Ancient Villages in Southern [[Anhui]] [[Xidi]] and [[Hongcun]] (2000)
*Central Amazon Conservation Complex: [[Jaú National Park]]
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* Imperial tombs of the Ming and Qing Dynasties: Xianling tomb, [[Zhongxiang]] | Eastern Qing tombs, [[Zunhua]] | Western Qing tombs, [[Yixian]] and [[Baoding]] | Ming tombs, [[Changping]] | Xiaoling, Chang Yushun, Qiu Cheng, Wu Liang, Wu Zhen, Xu Da and Li Wenzhong tombs, [[Nanjing]] (2000, 2003, 2004)
*Cerrado Protected Areas: [[Chapada dos Veadeiros National Park|Chapada dos Veadeiros]] and [[Emas National Park]]s
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* Longmen Grottoes, near [[Luoyang]] (2000)
*Brazilian Atlantic Islands: [[Fernando de Noronha]] and [[Rocas Atoll|Atol das Rocas]] Reserves
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* [[Mount Qincheng]] and the [[Dujiangyan]] irrigation system, near [[Chengdu]] (2000)
*Historic Centre of the Town of [[Goias (city)|Goias]]
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* Yungang Grottoes  ([[Datong]]) (2001)
*Jesuit Missions of the Guaranis: [[São Miguel das Missões]]
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* [[Three parallel rivers]] of [[Yunnan]] Protected Areas: Gaoligong and Yunling Mountains, [[Nujiang]] | Baimang-Meili and Haba Snow Mountains, Red and Qianghu Mountain, [[Diqing]] | Laowoshan, Nujiang and Diqing | Laojunshan, [[Lijiang]] (2003)
*São Francisco Square in the Town of [[São Cristovão]]
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* Capital Cities and Tombs of the Ancient Koguryo Kingdom (Huanren County, [[Liaoning]] Province and [[Ji’an]], [[Jilin]] Province) (2004). Koguryo tombs in [[#Korea.2C_North| North Korea]] are also listed.
 
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* Historic Centre of [[Macao]] (2005)
===[[Canada]]===
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* [[Sichuan Giant Panda Sanctuaries]] - Wolong, Mt Siguniang and Jiajin Mountains (2006)
[[Image:Canada 28 bg 061904.jpg|thumb|Moraine Lake, [[Banff National Park]]]]
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* Yin Xu  ([[Anyang|An'yang]]) (2006)
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* [[Kaiping]] Diaolou ("castles") and Villages (2007)
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* [[Shilin]] South China Karst, in [[Yunnan]], [[Guizhou]], and [[Guangxi]] Provinces (2007)
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* [[Fujian]] Tulou, the earth houses of the Hakka people in [[Yongding County]] in the West of the province (2008)
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* [[Mount Sanqingshan National Park]], a Taoist mountain in [[Jiangxi]] (2008)
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* [[Wutaishan National Park|Mount Wutai]] (2009)
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* China [[Danxia]] (2010)
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* Historic Monuments of [[Dengfeng]] in “The Centre of Heaven and Earth” (2010)
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* [[Hangzhou|West Lake Cultural Landscape of Hangzhou]] (2011)
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* [[Chengjiang]] Fossil Site (2012)
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* Site of [[Xanadu]] (2012)
  
*L'Anse aux Meadows National Historic Site near [[St Anthony]]
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===[[India]]===
*[[Nahanni National Park Reserve|Nahanni National Park]]
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[[Image:Humayun South.JPG|thumb|200px|[[Delhi|Humayun's Tomb]], [[India]]]]
*Dinosaur Provincial Park, near [[Brooks]], [[Alberta]]
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[[Image:FiveRathas Monuments.JPG|thumb|200px|[[Mamallapuram|Monuments at Mahabalipuram]], [[India]]]]
*S<u>G</u>aang Gwaay in the [[Gwaii Haanas National Park Reserve]]
 
*Head-Smashed-In Buffalo Jump near [[Fort Macleod]], [[Alberta]]
 
*[[Wood Buffalo National Park]]
 
*Canadian Rocky Mountain Parks: [[Banff National Park]] | [[Hamber Provincial Park]] | [[Jasper National Park]] | [[Kootenay National Park]] | [[Mount Robson Provincial Park]] | [[Mount Assiniboine Provincial Park]] | [[Yoho National Park]]
 
*Historic district of Old [[Québec City]]
 
*[[Gros Morne National Park]]
 
*Old town [[Lunenburg]]
 
*[[Miguasha Park]]
 
* [[Kluane National Park|Kluane]] / [[Wrangell-St. Elias National Park and Preserve|Wrangell-St. Elias]] / [[Glacier Bay National Park|Glacier Bay]] / [[Tatshenshini-Alsek Provincial Wilderness Park|Tatshenshini-Alsek]] (1979, 1992, 1994)
 
*[[Waterton Glacier International Peace Park]]: [[Waterton Lakes National Park]] | [[Glacier National Park]]
 
*The [[Rideau Canal]]
 
*Joggins Fossil Cliffs in [[Cumberland County (Nova Scotia)|Cumberland County]], [[Nova Scotia]] (2008)
 
* [[Riding Mountain National Park]] forms the core of the Riding Mountain Biosphere Reserve
 
  
===[[Chile]]===
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*Agra Fort, [[Agra]]
[[Image:Moai.jpg|thumb|150px|[[Rapa Nui National Park]], [[Easter Island]]]]
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*[[Ajanta]] Caves
 
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*Buddhist Monuments at [[Sanchi]]
*[[Rapa Nui National Park]] - see [[Easter Island]]
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*[[Champaner-Pavagadh Archaeological Park]]
*Churches of [[Chiloe Island]]: Achao, Quinchao and Caguach churches, [[Quinchao]] | Castro, Rilán, Nercón and Chelín churches, [[Castro (Chile)|Castro]] | Aldachildo, Ichuac and Detif churches, [[Puqueldón]] | Vilupuili and Chonchi churches, [[Chonchi]] | Tenaún and Colo churches, [[Quemchi]] | San Juan  and Dalcahue churches, [[Dalcahue]]
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*Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus (formerly Victoria Terminus), [[Mumbai]]
*Humberstone and Santa Laura Saltpeter Works, Atacama Desert
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*Churches and Convents of [[Goa|Old Goa]]
*Historic quarter of the seaport city of [[Valparaiso]]
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*[[Darjeeling]] Himalayan Railway
*[[Sewell]] Mining Town
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*[[Elephanta Caves]]
 
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*[[Ellora]] Caves
===[[Colombia]]===
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*[[Fatehpur Sikri]], outside [[Agra]]
 
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*Great Living Chola Temples, including the Brihadisvara Temple of [[Thanjavur]]; Brihadisvara Temple of [[Gangaikondacholisvaram]]; and the Airavatesvara Temple at [[Darasuram]]
*Port, Fortresses and Group of Monuments, [[Cartagena (Colombia)|Cartagena]]
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*Group of Monuments at [[Hampi]]
*[[Los Katios National Park]]
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*Group of Monuments at [[Mahabalipuram]]
*Historic Centre of [[Santa Cruz de Mompox]]
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*Group of Monuments at [[Pattadakal]]
*National Archaeological Park of [[Tierradentro]]
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*Humayun's Tomb, [[Delhi]]
*[[San Agustin]] Archaeological Park
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*Jantar Mantar, [[Jaipur]]
*[[Malpelo Fauna and Flora Sanctuary]]
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*[[Kaziranga National Park]]
* Coffee Cultural Landscape of Colombia ([[Pacifica (Colombia)|Pacifica]] and [[Andino]] regions)
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*[[Keoladeo National Park]]
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*[[Khajuraho]] Group of Monuments
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*Mahabodhi Temple Complex at [[Bodh Gaya]]
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*[[Manas Wildlife Sanctuary]]
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*[[Nanda Devi National Park]] and [[Valley of Flowers National Park]]
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*[[Nilgiri Mountain Railway]]
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*Qutb Minar and its Monuments, [[Delhi]]
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*Rock Shelters of [[Bhimbetka]]
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*Sun Temple, [[Konarak]]
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*[[Sundarbans National Park]]
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*Taj Mahal, [[Agra]]
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*The Red Fort Complex, [[Delhi]]
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*[[Western Ghats]] mountain chain
  
===[[Costa Rica]]===
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===[[Indonesia]]===
  
*[[Cocos Island National Park]]  
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*[[Borobudur]] Temple Compounds
*Area de Conservación [[Guanacaste]]  
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*[[Komodo National Park]]
*[[Talamanca Range]]-[[La Amistad Reserves]]/[[La Amistad National Park]]
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*[[Lorentz National Park]]
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*[[Prambanan]] Temple Compounds
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*Sangiran Early Man Site near [[Surakarta]]
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*[[Ujung Kulon National Park]]
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*Tropical Rainforest Heritage of [[Sumatra]], including [[Gunung Leuser National Park]], [[Kerinci Seblat National Park]] and [[Bukit Barisan Selatan National Park]]
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* Cultural Landscape of [[Bali]] Province: the '''Subak''' System as a Manifestation of the '''Tri Hita Karana'''  Philosophy (2012)
  
===[[Cuba]]===
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===[[Iran]]===
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[[Image:Persepolis001.jpg|thumb|200px|[[Persepolis]], [[Iran]]]]
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*[[Armenian Monastic Ensembles]] in Iran: St Thaddeus, St Stepanos, and Chapel of Dzordzor
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*[[Bam]] Cultural Landscape
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*[[Kermanshah#See|Bisotun]] (2006)
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*Meidan Emam, [[Isfahan]]
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*[[Pasargadae]]
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*[[Persepolis]]
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*Sheikh Safi al-din Khānegāh and Shrine Ensemble in [[Ardabil]] (2010)
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*[[Shushtar#See|Shushtar Historical Hydraulic System]] (2009)
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*[[Zanjan|Soltaniyeh]] (2005)
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*[[Tabriz]] Historic Bazaar Complex (2010)
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*[[Takab|Takht-e Soleyman]] (2003)
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*[[Tchogha Zanbil]]
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* The Persian Garden ([[Pasargad|Ancient Garden of Pasargadae]], [[Shiraz|Bagh-e Eram]],Bagh-e Fin, Bagh-e Chehel Sotun, Bagh-e Abas Abad, Bagh-e Shahzadeh, Bagh-e Pahlavanpur, Bagh-e Dolat Abad, Bagh-e Akbariyeh)
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* Masjed-e Jāmé of [[Isfahan]] (2012)
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* [[Gonbad-e Qābus]] (2012)
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===[[Iraq]]===
  
*Urban Historic Centre of [[Cienfuegos]]
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*[[Hatra]]
*Old [[Havana]] and its fortifications
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*[[Ashur]] (Qal'at Sherqat)
*[[Trinidad (Cuba)|Trinidad]] and the [[Valley de los Ingenios]]
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*[[Samarra]] (archaeological city)
*San Pedro de la Roca castle, [[Santiago de Cuba]]
 
*[[Desembarco del Granma National Park]]
 
*Vinales Valley near [[Viñales]] in the [[Pinar del Rio (province)|Pinar del Rio province]]
 
*Archaeological landscape of the first coffee plantations in the Southeast of Cuba ([[Sierra Maestra]])
 
*[[Alejandro de Humboldt National Park]]
 
*Historic Centre of [[Camagüey]]
 
  
===[[Curaçao]]===
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===[[Israel]]===
  
* Historic Area of [[Willemstad]], Inner City and Harbour
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*[[Masada]]
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*Old City of [[Akko|Akko (Acre)]]
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*White City of [[Tel Aviv]] - the Modern Movement
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*Old City of [[Jerusalem/Old City|Jerusalem]] and its Walls
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*Biblical Tels – [[Megiddo]], [[Hazor]], [[Beer Sheva]]
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*Incense Route - Desert Cities in the Negev - [[Haluza]], [[Mamshit]], [[Avdat]] and [[Shivta]]
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*Baha'i Holy Places in [[Haifa]] and [[Israeli North Coast|Western Galilee]]
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*Sites of Human Evolution at Mount Carmel: The Nahal Me’arot/Wadi el-Mughara Caves (2012)
  
===[[Dominica]]===
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===[[Japan]]===
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[[Image:Copy of P4064688.JPG|thumb|200px|[[Kyoto|Historic Monuments of Ancient Kyoto]], [[Japan]]]]
  
*[[Morne Trois Pitons National Park]]
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<!-- All sites up to 2011 -->
 
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* Buddhist Monuments in the [[Horyuji]] Area (1993)
===[[Dominican Republic]]===
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* [[Himeji]] Castle (1993)
 
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* [[Yakushima]] (1993)
*Colonial city of [[Santo Domingo]]
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* [[Shirakami-Sanchi]] (1993)
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* Historic Monuments of Ancient [[Kyoto]] (Kyoto, [[Uji]] and [[Otsu]] Cities) (1994)
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* Historic Villages of [[Shirakawa-go]] and [[Gokayama]] (1995)
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* [[Hiroshima]] Peace Memorial (Genbaku Dome) (1996)
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* [[Itsukushima]] Shinto Shrine (1996)
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* Historic Monuments of Ancient [[Nara]] (1998)
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* Shrines and Temples of [[Nikko]] (1999)
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* Gusuku Sites and Related Properties of the Kingdom of Ryukyu ([[Okinawa]]) (2000)
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* Sacred Sites and Pilgrimage Routes in the [[Kii Mountain Range]] (2004)
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* [[Shiretoko National Park]] (2005)
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* [[Oda|Iwami Ginzan Silver Mine and its Cultural Landscape]] (2007)
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* [[Hiraizumi|Hiraizumi - Temples, Gardens and Archaeological Sites Representing the Buddhist Pure Land]] (2011)
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* [[Ogasawara Islands]] (2011)
  
===[[Ecuador]]===
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===[[Jordan]]===
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<!-- Complete as of 2011 -->
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[[Image:Monastary.jpg|thumb|[[Petra]]]]
  
*[[Galapagos Islands]]
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* [[Petra]]
*City of [[Quito]]
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* [[Quseir Amra]]
*[[Sangay National Park]]
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* [[Um er-Rasas]] (Kastrom Mefa'a)
*Historic centre of Santa Ana de los Rios de [[Cuenca (Ecuador)|Cuenca]]
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* [[Wadi Rum|Wadi Rum Protected Area]] (2011)
  
===[[El Salvador]]===
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===[[Kazakhstan]]===
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<!--All sites through 2009-->
  
*[[La Libertad#Other destinations|Joya de Ceren]] archaeological site (1993)
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*The [[Turkestan|Mausoleum of Khoja Ahmed Yasawi]] (2003)
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*Petroglyphs within the Archaeological Landscape of [[Almaty_Province#Other destinations|Tamgaly]] (2004)
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*Saryarka – Steppe and Lakes of [[Kazakhstani North#Other destinations|Northern Kazakhstan]] (2008)
  
===[[Greenland|Greenland (Denmark)]]===
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===[[Kyrgyzstan]]===
*[[Ilulissat]] Icefjord
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<!-- All sites up to 2009 -->
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* [[Osh#See|Sulaiman-Too Sacred Mountain]] (2009)
  
===[[Guatemala]]===
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===[[Laos]]===
[[Image:Tikal.jpg|thumb|200px|[[Tikal|Tikal National Park]], [[Guatemala]]]]
+
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*Town of [[Luang Prabang]]
 +
*[[Vat Phou]] and Associated Ancient Settlements within the [[Champasak|Champasak Cultural Landscape]]
  
* [[Antigua Guatemala]]
+
===[[Lebanon]]===
* Archaeological Park and Ruins of [[Quirigua]]
 
* [[Tikal]] National Park
 
  
===[[Haiti]]===
+
*[[Anjar]]
 +
*[[Baalbek]]
 +
*[[Byblos]]
 +
*[[Ouadi Qadisha]] (the [[Holy Valley]]) and the [[Forest of the Cedars of God]] ([[Horsh Arz el-Rab]])
 +
*[[Tyre]]
  
*National History Park - Citadel, Sans Souci, Ramiers
+
===[[Malaysia]]===
 +
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* [[Georgetown (Malaysia)|Georgetown]], Penang
 +
* [[Gunung Mulu National Park]]
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* [[Kinabalu Park]]
 +
* [[Malacca]] (Melaka)
 +
* Archaelogical Heritage of the [[Lenggong Valley]] (2012)
 +
 
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===[[Mongolia]]===
 +
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===[[Honduras]]===
+
* [[Central_Mongolia#Orkhon_Valley_Cultural_Landscape|Orkhon Valley]] Cultural Landscape (2004)
 +
* [[Uvs|Uvs Nuur Basin]] (2003)
 +
* Petroglyph Complexes of the Mongolian Altai (Aral Tolgoi, Upper Tsagaan Gol, Tsagaan Salaa-Baga Oigor)
  
*Maya Site of [[Copán Ruinas|Copán]]
 
*[[Río Plátano Biosphere Reserve]]
 
  
===[[Mexico]]===
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===[[Nepal]]===
[[Image:Palenque.jpg|thumb|200px|[[Palenque|Pre-Hispanic City and National Park of Palenque]], [[Mexico]]]]
+
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[[Image:El-Tajin-portion.jpg|thumb|200px|[[El Tajin]], [[Mexico]]]]
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[[Image:800px-IMG 0361 Kathmandu Bodnath.jpg|thumb|200px|[[Kathmandu Valley]], [[Nepal]]]]
  
*Agave Landscape and Ancient Industrial Facilities of [[Tequila]]
+
* [[Kathmandu Valley]]
*Ancient Maya City of [[Calakmul]], Campeche
+
* [[Lumbini]], the Birthplace of the Lord Buddha
*Archaeological Monuments Zone of [[Xochicalco]]
+
* [[Royal Chitwan National Park]]
*Archeological Zone of Paquimé, Casas Grandes, [[Chihuahua]]
+
* [[Sagarmatha National Park]]
*Camino Real de Tierra Adentro
+
 
*Earliest 16th-Century Monasteries on the Slopes of [[Popocatepetl]]
+
===[[North Korea]]===
*[[El Tajin]], Pre-Hispanic City
+
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*Historic Centre of [[Mexico City]] and [[Xochimilco]]
+
 
*Historic Centre of [[Morelia]]
+
* Complex of Koguryo Tombs, [[Pyongyang]] and [[Nampho]]
*Historic Centre of [[Oaxaca (city)|Oaxaca]] and Archaeological Site of Monte Albán
+
 
*Historic Centre of [[Puebla]]
+
===[[Oman]]===
*Historic Centre of [[Zacatecas]]
+
*Archaeological sites of [[Bat]], [[Al-Khutm]] and [[Al-Ayn]]
*Historic Fortified Town of [[Campeche]]
+
*[[Bahla Fort]]
*Historic Monuments Zone of Querétaro
+
*The [[frankincense trail|Frankincense Trail]]
*Historic Monuments Zone of Tlacotalpan
+
*Aflaj Irrigation Systems
*Historic Town of Guanajuato and Adjacent Mines
+
 
*Hospicio Cabañas, [[Guadalajara]]
+
===[[Pakistan]]===
*Islands of the Gulf of California
+
 
*[[Luis Barragán House and Studio]]
+
*Archaeological Ruins at [[Mohenjo-daro|Moenjodaro]]
*Pre-Hispanic City and National Park of [[Palenque]]
+
*Buddhist Ruins at [[Takht-i-Bahi]] and Neighboring City Remains at [[Sahr-i-Bahlol]]
*Pre-Hispanic City of [[Chichen Itza]]
+
*Fort and Shalamar Gardens in [[Lahore]]
*Pre-Hispanic City of [[Teotihuacan]]
+
*Historic Monuments at Makli in [[Thatta]]
*Prehispanic City of [[Uxmal]]
+
*[[Rohtas Fort]]
*Prehistoric caves of Yagul and Mitla in the Central Valley of [[Oaxaca]]
+
*[[Taxila]]
*Rock Paintings of the [[Sierra de San Francisco]]
 
*[[Sian Ka'an]] biosphere reserve, Quintana Roo
 
*Whale Sanctuary of [[El Vizcaino]]
 
*Franciscan Missions in the Sierra Gorda of [[Querétaro]]
 
*Central University City Campus of the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM), [[Mexico City]]
 
*[[Monarch Butterfly Biosphere Reserve]]
 
*Protective Town of [[San Miguel]] and the Sanctuary of Jesús Nazareno de Atotonilco, [[Guanajuato]]
 
  
===[[Nicaragua]]===
+
===[[Palestinian Territories]]===
  
* Ruins of [[León (Nicaragua)|Leon]] Viejo
+
*Birthplace of Jesus: Church of the Nativity and the Pilgrimage Route, [[Bethlehem]] (2012)
* [[León (Nicaragua)|Leon Cathedral]] (2011)
 
  
===[[Panama]]===
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===[[Philippines]]===
  
*Coiba National Park
+
* Baroque Churches of the Philippines:  Iglesia de San Agustín, [[Manila/Intramuros|Intramuros, Manila]] | Iglesia de Nuestra Señora de la Asunción, [[Santa Maria|Santa Maria, Ilocos Sur]] | Iglesia de San Agustín, [[Paoay|Paoay, Ilocos Norte]] | Iglesia de Santo Tomás de Villanueva, [[Miag-ao|Miag-ao, Iloilo]]
*[[Talamanca Range]]-[[La Amistad Reserves]]/[[La Amistad National Park]]
+
* Historic Town of [[Vigan]]
*Fortifications on the Caribbean Side of Panama: [[Portobelo]]-[[San Lorenzo (Panama)|San Lorenzo]]
+
* [[Puerto Princesa]] Subterranean River National Park
*[[Darien National Park]]
+
* [[Ifugao|Rice Terraces]] of the [[Cordillera Administrative Region|Philippine Cordilleras]] including Banaue-Batad Cluster, Banaue-Bangaan Cluster, Hunduan Cluster, Mayoyao Cluster and Kiangan Cluster
*Archaeological Site of Panamá Viejo and Historic District of Panamá
+
* [[Tubbataha Reef]] Marine Park
 +
 
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===[[Saudi Arabia]]===
  
===[[Paraguay]]===
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* The Archaeological Site of [[Al-Hijr]] (Madâin Sâlih)
 +
* At-Turaif District in ad-Dir'iyah
  
* [[Trinidad (Paraguay)|Jesuit Missions of La Santisima Trinidad de Paraná]] and Jesus de Tavarangue near [[Encarnacion]]
+
===[[South Korea]]===
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[[Image:SANY0024.JPG|thumb|[[Suwon|Hwaseong Fortress]], [[South Korea]]]]
  
===[[Peru]]===
+
*Changdeokgung Palace Complex, [[Seoul]]
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* [[Gochang]], [[Hwasun]], and [[Ganghwa]] Dolmen Sites
[[Image:Machupicchu.jpg|thumb|[[Machu Picchu]]]]
+
* [[Gyeongju]] Historic Areas
*[[Trujillo (Peru)#Chan Chan|Chan Chan]] Archaeological Zone near [[Trujillo (Peru)|Trujillo]] (1986)
+
* [[Haeinsa Temple]] Janggyeong Panjeon, the Depositories for the Tripitaka Koreana Woodblocks in Hapcheon
*[[Chavín de Huántar]] Archaeological Site (1985)
+
* Hwaseong Fortress, [[Suwon]]
*City of [[Cuzco]] (1983)
+
* Jongmyo Shrine, [[Seoul]]
*Historic Centre of [[Lima]] (1988,1991)
+
* [[Gyeongju|Seokguram Grotto]] and [[Gyeongju|Bulguksa Temple]]
*Historic Sanctuary of [[Machu Picchu]] (1983)
+
* [[Jeju]] Volcanic Island and Lava Tubes
*Historical Centre of the City of [[Arequipa]] (2000)
+
* Royal Tombs of the Joseon Dynasty (2009)
*[[Huascarán National Park]] (1985)
+
* Historic Villages of Korea: [[Hahoe]] and [[Yangdong]] (2010)
*Lines and Geoglyphs of [[Nazca]] and [[Southern Coast (Peru)|Pampas de Jumana]] (1994)
 
*[[Manú National Park]] (1987)
 
*[[Río Abiseo National Park]] (1990,1992)
 
*Sacred City of [[Barranca#See|Caral-Supe]] (2009)
 
  
===[[Puerto Rico]]===
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===[[Sri Lanka]]===
See [[USA]].
 
  
===[[Saint Kitts and Nevis]]===
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* Ancient City of [[Polonnaruwa]]
 +
* Ancient City of [[Sigiriya]]
 +
* Central Highlands of Sri Lanka
 +
* Golden Temple of [[Dambulla]]
 +
* Old Town of [[Galle]] and its Fortifications
 +
* Sacred City of [[Anuradhapura]]
 +
* Sacred City of [[Kandy]]
 +
* [[Sinharaja Forest Reserve]]
  
*[[Brimstone Hill Fortress National Park]]
+
===[[Syria]]===
  
===[[Saint Lucia]]===
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* Ancient City of [[Aleppo]]
 +
* Ancient City of [[Bosra]]
 +
* Ancient City of [[Damascus]]
 +
* Site of [[Palmyra]]
 +
* [[Crac des Chevaliers]] and Qal’at Salah El-Din
 +
* Ancient Villages of Northern Syria
  
*Pitons Management Area
+
===[[Tajikistan]]===
 +
* Proto-urban site of [[Sarazm]]
  
===[[Suriname]]===
+
===[[Thailand]]===
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[[Image:Thailand Ayutthaya Wat Yai Chaimongkon Courtyard.jpg|thumb|200px|[[Ayutthaya]], [[Thailand]]]]
  
*Central Suriname Nature Reserve
+
*Ban Chiang Archaeological Site, [[Udon Thani]]
*Historic Inner City of [[Paramaribo]]
+
*Dong Phayayen-Khao Yai Forest Complex, [[Khao Yai National Park]]
 +
*Historic City of [[Ayutthaya]]
 +
*Historic Town of [[Sukhothai]] and Associated Towns of [[Kamphaeng Phet]] and [[Si Satchanalai]]
 +
*[[Thungyai-Huai Kha Khaeng Wildlife Sanctuaries]]
  
===[[United States of America]]===
+
===[[Turkmenistan]]===
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[[Image:Clepsydra.jpg|thumb|200px|[[Yellowstone National Park]], [[United States]]]]
 
  
[[Image:Liberty Bell.jpg|thumb|200px|[[Philadelphia/Old City|Independence Hall]], [[United States]]]]
+
*Kunya-Urgench
 +
*State Historical and Cultural Park "Ancient [[Merv]]"
 +
*The Parthian Fortresses of [[Nisa]]
  
* [[Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site]] (1982)
+
===United Arab Emirates===
* [[Carlsbad Caverns National Park]] (1995)
+
* Cultural Sites of Al Ain (Hafit, Hili, Bidaa Bint Saud and Oases Areas)
* [[Chaco Culture National Historical Park]] (1987)
 
* [[Everglades National Park]] (1979)
 
* [[Grand Canyon]] (1979)
 
* [[Great Smoky Mountains National Park]] (1983)
 
* [[Hawaii Volcanoes National Park]] (1987)
 
* [[Philadelphia/Old City|Independence Hall]] in [[Philadelphia]], [[Pennsylvania]] (1979)
 
* La Fortaleza and San Juan National Historic Site in [[San Juan/Old San Juan|Old San Juan]], [[San Juan]], [[Puerto Rico]] (1983)
 
* [[Mammoth Cave National Park]] (1981)
 
* [[Mesa Verde National Park]] (1978)
 
* Monticello and the University of Virginia in [[Charlottesville]], [[Virginia]] (1987)
 
* [[Olympic National Park]] (1981)
 
* [[Papahānaumokuākea]], [[Hawaii]] (2010)
 
* Pueblo de Taos outside the town of [[Taos]], [[New Mexico]] (1992)
 
* [[Redwood National Park|Redwood National and State Parks]] (1980)
 
* [[Statue of Liberty]] in [[New York City|New York]] (1984)
 
* [[Yellowstone National Park]] (1978)
 
* [[Yosemite National Park]] (1984)
 
* [[Waterton Glacier International Peace Park]]: [[Waterton Lakes National Park]] | [[Glacier National Park]] (1995)
 
  
===[[Uruguay]]===
+
===[[Uzbekistan]]===
 +
[[Image:Registan sunset.jpg|thumb|200px|[[Samarkand]], [[Uzbekistan]]]]
  
*Historic Quarter of the City of [[Colonia del Sacramento]]
+
*Historic Centre of [[Bukhara]]
 +
*Historic Centre of [[Shakhrisyabz]]
 +
*[[Khiva|Itchan Kala]]
 +
*[[Samarkand]] - Crossroads of Cultures
  
===[[Venezuela]]===
+
===[[Vietnam]]===
  
*[[Coro]] and its Port
+
*Complex of [[Hué]] Monuments
*[[Canaima National Park]]
+
* [[Ha Long Bay]]
*Ciudad Universitaria de [[Caracas]]
+
* [[Hoi An]] Ancient Town
 +
* Central Sector of the Imperial Citadel of Thang Long, [[Hanoi]]
 +
* [[My Son]] Sanctuary near [[Hoi An]]
 +
* [[Phong Nha-Ke Bang]] National Park
 +
* Citadel of the Ho Dynasty (2011)
  
==Asia==
+
===[[Yemen]]===
  
===[[Afghanistan]]===
+
*Historic Town of [[Zabid]]
[[Image:Shahr-e Zahak1.jpg|thumb|200px|[[Bamiyan|Cultural Landscape and Archaeological Remains of Bamiyan Valley]], [[Afghanistan]]]]
+
*Old City of [[Sana'a]]
 +
*Old Walled City of [[Shibam]]
 +
*[[Socotra|Socotra Archipelago]]
  
*Minaret and Archaeological Remains of [[Jam]]
+
==Europe==
*Cultural Landscape and Archaeological Remains of the [[Bamiyan]] Valley: Bamiyan Cliff including niches of the 38 meter Buddha, seated Buddhas, 55 meter Buddha and surrounding caves | [[Kakrak Valley]] caves including the niche of the standing Buddha | Qoul-I Akram Caves in the [[Fuladi Valley]] | Kalai Ghamai Caves in the [[Fuladi Valley]] | Shahr-i-Zuhak | Qallay Kaphari A | Qallay Kaphari B | Shahr-i-Ghulghulah
 
  
===[[Armenia]]===
+
===[[Albania]]===
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+
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 +
 
 +
*[[Butrint]] (1992, 1999, 2007)
 +
* Historic Centres of [[Gjirokastër]] and [[Berat]] (2005, 2008)
 +
 
 +
===[[Andorra]]===
 +
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 +
*Madriu-Perafita-Claror Valley (which lies to the south and east of [[Andorra La Vella]]) (2004, 2006)
 +
 
 +
===[[Armenia]]===
 +
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*The monasteries of Haghpat and Sanahin in Armenia's [[Northern Armenia#See|Lori Province]] (1996, 2000)
 
*The monasteries of Haghpat and Sanahin in Armenia's [[Northern Armenia#See|Lori Province]] (1996, 2000)
 
*The monastery of Geghard and the upper Azat Valley in Armenia's [[Central Armenia#Garni_Temple_and_Geghard_Monastery|Kotayk Province]] (2000)
 
*The monastery of Geghard and the upper Azat Valley in Armenia's [[Central Armenia#Garni_Temple_and_Geghard_Monastery|Kotayk Province]] (2000)
 
*The cathedral and churches of [[Echmiadzin]] and the archaeological site of [[Central_Armenia#Other_sites_worth_visiting|Zvartnots]] (2000)
 
*The cathedral and churches of [[Echmiadzin]] and the archaeological site of [[Central_Armenia#Other_sites_worth_visiting|Zvartnots]] (2000)
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 +
===[[Austria]]===
 +
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[[Image:Uhrturm1.jpg|thumb|150px|[[Graz|City of Graz]], [[Austria]]]]
 +
 +
* Historic centre of the city of [[Salzburg (city)|Salzburg]] (1996)
 +
* Palace and gardens of Schönbrunn ([[Vienna]]) (1996)
 +
* [[Hallstatt]]-Dachstein [[Salzkammergut]] cultural landscape (1997)
 +
* [[Semmering|Semmering railway]] (1998)
 +
* City of [[Graz]] - Historic Centre and Schloss Eggenberg
 +
* The Wachau cultural landscape, between [[Melk]] and [[Krems]] (2000)
 +
* Historic centre of [[Vienna]] (2001)
 +
* [[Neusiedl Lake|Fertö/Neusiedlersee]] cultural landscape (2001)
 +
* Prehistoric Pile Dwellings around the Alps (Switzerland, Austria, France, Germany, Italy, Slovenia)
  
 
===[[Azerbaijan]]===
 
===[[Azerbaijan]]===
Line 570: Line 674:
 
*[[Baku_Region#The Petroglyphs at Gobustan|Gobustan]] Rock Art Cultural Landscape (2007)
 
*[[Baku_Region#The Petroglyphs at Gobustan|Gobustan]] Rock Art Cultural Landscape (2007)
  
===[[Bahrain]]===
+
===[[Belarus]]===
 +
<!-- All sites up to 2008 -->
  
*Qal'at al-Bahrain - Ancient Harbour and Capital of Dilmun
+
*[[Mir|Mir Castle]] complex (2000)
 +
*Architectural, Residential and Cultural Complex of the Radziwill Family at [[Nesvizh]] (2005)
 +
*[[Belovezhskaya Pushcha National Park|Belovezhskaya Pushcha]]/[[Bialowieza Forest]] (1979, 1992)
 +
*[[Struve Geodetic Arc]] (2005)
  
===[[Bangladesh]]===
+
===[[Belgium]]===
  
*Historic mosque city of [[Bagerhat]]  
+
* Historic centre, [[Bruges]] | Historic Centre of [[Veurne]]
*Ruins of the Buddhist Vihara at [[Paharpur]]  
+
* Grand Place, [[Brussels]]
*The [[Sundarbans]]
+
* Major Town Houses of the Architect Victor Horta, [[Brussels#Museums_and_Galleries|Brussels]]
 
+
* Neolithic Flint Mines, [[Spiennes]]
===[[Cambodia]]===
+
* Notre-Dame Cathedral, [[Tournai]]
 
+
* Plantin-Moretus House-Workshops-Museum Complex, [[Antwerp#See|Antwerp]]
*[[Angkor Archaeological Park|Angkor]]
+
* Stoclet House, [[Brussels/Woluwé-Saint-Pierre|Brussels]] (2009)
*[[Preah Vihear]]
+
* The Four Lifts on the Canal du Centre and their Environs, [[La Louvière]] and [[Le Roeulx]]
 
+
*Flemish Beguinages
===[[China]]===
+
** Beguinage of [[Hoogstraten]]
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+
** Beguinage of [[Lier]]
[[Image:Tiantan.jpg|thumb|200px|[[Beijing/Chongwen|Temple of Heaven]], [[China]]]]
+
** Grand beguinage of [[Mechelen]]
[[Image:Yungang Caves.jpg|thumb|200px|[[Datong|Yungang Grottoes]], [[China]]]]
+
** Beguinage of [[Turnhout]]
[[Image:Shuanglin Si Temple.JPG|thumb|200px|[[Pingyao|Ancient City of Pingyao]], [[China]]]]
+
** Beguinage of [[Sint-Truiden]]
 
+
** Beguinage of [[Tongeren]]
* Imperial Palaces of the Ming and Qing Dynasties in [[Beijing]] and [[Shenyang]] (1987, 2004)
+
** Beguinage of [[Dendermonde]]
* Mausoleum of the First Qin Emperor, with the terracotta warriors [[Xian|Xi'an]] (1987)
+
** Small beguinage of [[Ghent]]
* Mogao Caves, [[Dunhuang]] (1987)
+
** Beguinage of [[Sint-Amandsberg]]
* [[Mount Tai|Mount Taishan]] (1987)
+
** Beguinage of [[Diest]]
* Peking Man Site at [[Zhoukoudian]] (1987)
+
** Grand beguinage of [[Leuven]]
* The [[Great Wall of China]] (1987)
+
** Beguinage of [[Bruges]]
* [[Huangshan|Mount Huangshan]] (1990)
+
** Beguinage of [[Courtray]]
* [[Huanglongsi National Park|Huanglong]] Scenic and Historic Interest Area (1992)
+
*Belfries of Belgium and France:
* [[Jiuzhaigou Nature Reserve]] Scenic and Historic Interest Area (1992)
+
** Belfry and aldermen's house, [[Aalst]]
* [[Wulingyuan]] Scenic and Historic Interest Area (1992)
+
** Cathedral of Our Lady, [[Antwerp]]
* Ancient building complex in the [[Wudang Mountains]], center of taoist monasteries and "internal" kung fu, in [[Hubei]] (1994)
+
** City hall, [[Antwerp]]
* Historic Ensemble of the Potala Palace, [[Lhasa]]: Potala Palace | Jokhang Temple Monastery | Norbulingka (1994, 2000, 2001)
+
** Belfry and halls, [[Bruges]]
* Mountain Resort and its Outlying Temples, [[Chengde]] (1994)
+
** City hall with belfry, [[Dendermonde]]
* Temple and Cemetery of Confucius and the Kong Family Mansion in [[Qufu]] (1994)
+
** City hall with belfry, [[Diksmuide]]
* [[Lushan National Park]] (1996)
+
** City hall with belfry, [[Eeklo]]
* [[Mount Emei]] Scenic Area, including [[Leshan]] Giant Buddha Scenic Area (1996)
+
** Belfry, clothmakers' hall and ''Mammelokker'' (old prison), [[Ghent]]
* Ancient City of [[Pingyao]] (1997)
+
** Former city hall / clothmakers' hall, [[Herentals]]
* Classical Gardens of [[Suzhou]] (1997, 2000)
+
** Belfry with clothmakers' hall, [[Ypres]]
* Old Town of [[Lijiang]] (1997)
+
** Belfry or hall tower, [[Courtray]]
* Summer Palace, an Imperial Garden in [[Beijing]] (1998)
+
** St. Peter's church / Belfry, [[Leuven]]
* Temple of Heaven: an Imperial Sacrificial Altar in [[Beijing]] (1998)
+
** City hall and belfry tower, [[Lier]]
* [[Dazu]] - Buddhist rock carvings from 9th-13th century located in [[Chongqing]] municipality. (1999)
+
** Former city hall with belfry, [[Lo-Reninge]]
* [[Mount Wuyi]], a scenic and historic area in [[Fujian]] (1999)
+
** Old hall with belfry, [[Mechelen]]
* Ancient Villages in Southern [[Anhui]] – [[Xidi]] and [[Hongcun]] (2000)
+
** St. Rumbold's tower, [[Mechelen]]
* Imperial tombs of the Ming and Qing Dynasties: Xianling tomb, [[Zhongxiang]] | Eastern Qing tombs, [[Zunhua]] | Western Qing tombs, [[Yixian]] and [[Baoding]] | Ming tombs, [[Changping]] | Xiaoling, Chang Yushun, Qiu Cheng, Wu Liang, Wu Zhen, Xu Da and Li Wenzhong tombs, [[Nanjing]] (2000, 2003, 2004)
+
** Belfry and City hall, [[Menen]]
* Longmen Grottoes, near [[Luoyang]] (2000)
+
** Hall with belfry, [[Nieuwpoort]]
* [[Mount Qincheng]] and the [[Dujiangyan]] irrigation system, near [[Chengdu]] (2000)
+
** City hall with belfry, [[Oudenaarde]]
* Yungang Grottoes  ([[Datong]]) (2001)
+
** City hall, hall and belfry, [[Roeselare]]
* [[Three parallel rivers]] of [[Yunnan]] Protected Areas: Gaoligong and Yunling Mountains, [[Nujiang]] | Baimang-Meili and Haba Snow Mountains, Red and Qianghu Mountain, [[Diqing]] | Laowoshan, Nujiang and Diqing | Laojunshan, [[Lijiang]] (2003)
+
** City hall with tower, [[Sint-Truiden]]
* Capital Cities and Tombs of the Ancient Koguryo Kingdom (Huanren County, [[Liaoning]] Province and [[Ji’an]], [[Jilin]] Province) (2004). Koguryo tombs in [[#Korea.2C_North| North Korea]] are also listed.
+
** Hall tower or belfry, hall and aldermen's room, [[Tielt]]
* Historic Centre of [[Macao]] (2005)
+
** St. Germain's church with city tower, [[Tienen]]
* [[Sichuan Giant Panda Sanctuaries]] - Wolong, Mt Siguniang and Jiajin Mountains (2006)
+
** Basilica of Our Lady with city tower, [[Tongeren]]
* Yin Xu  ([[Anyang|An'yang]]) (2006)
+
** Country house with belfry, [[Veurne]]
* [[Kaiping]] Diaolou ("castles") and Villages (2007)
+
** St. Leonard's church, [[Zoutleeuw]]
* [[Shilin]] South China Karst, in [[Yunnan]], [[Guizhou]], and [[Guangxi]] Provinces (2007)
+
** City hall belfry, [[Binche]]
* [[Fujian]] Tulou, the earth houses of the Hakka people in [[Yongding County]] in the West of the province (2008)
+
** City hall belfry, [[Charleroi]]
* [[Mount Sanqingshan National Park]], a Taoist mountain in [[Jiangxi]] (2008)
+
** Belfry, [[Mons]]
* [[Wutaishan National Park|Mount Wutai]] (2009)
+
** Belfry, [[Namur]]
* China [[Danxia]] (2010)
+
** Belfry, [[Thuin]]
* Historic Monuments of [[Dengfeng]] in “The Centre of Heaven and Earth” (2010)
+
** Belfry, [[Tournai]]
* [[Hangzhou|West Lake Cultural Landscape of Hangzhou]] (2011)
+
** Belfry, [[Gembloux]]
 +
*Major Mining Sites of [[Wallonia]] (2012)
 +
 
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:''See also: [[UNESCO_World_Heritage_List#France|France]]''
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===[[Bosnia and Herzegovina]]===
  
===[[India]]===
+
*Old Bridge Area of the Old City of [[Mostar]]
[[Image:Humayun South.JPG|thumb|200px|[[Delhi|Humayun's Tomb]], [[India]]]]
+
*Mehmed Paša Sokolović Bridge in [[Višegrad]]
[[Image:FiveRathas Monuments.JPG|thumb|200px|[[Mamallapuram|Monuments at Mahabalipuram]], [[India]]]]
 
  
 +
===[[Bulgaria]]===
 +
[[Image:Bulgaria_Rila_Monastery.jpg|thumb|[[Southwest Bulgaria#See|Rila Monastery]], [[Bulgaria]]]]
  
*Agra Fort, [[Agra]]
+
*Boyana Church ([[Sofia]])
*[[Ajanta]] Caves
+
*[[Shumen#Get out|Madara Rider]]
*Buddhist Monuments at [[Sanchi]]
+
*[[Rousse#Get out|Rock-hewn Churches of Ivanovo]] (1979)
*[[Champaner-Pavagadh Archaeological Park]]
+
*Thracian tomb of [[Kazanlak]] (1979)
*Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus (formerly Victoria Terminus), [[Mumbai]]
+
*Ancient City of [[Nesebar]]
*Churches and Convents of [[Goa|Old Goa]]
+
*[[Silistra#Get out|Srebarna Nature Reserve]] (1983)
*[[Darjeeling]] Himalayan Railway
+
*[[Pirin|Pirin National Park]] (1983)
*[[Elephanta Caves]]
+
*[[Southwest Bulgaria#See|Rila Monastery]]
*[[Ellora]] Caves
+
*[[Isperih#Get out|Thracian tomb of Sveshtari]] (1985)
*[[Fatehpur Sikri]], outside [[Agra]]
+
 
*Great Living Chola Temples, including the Brihadisvara Temple of [[Thanjavur]]; Brihadisvara Temple of [[Gangaikondacholisvaram]]; and the Airavatesvara Temple at [[Darasuram]]
+
===[[Croatia]]===
*Group of Monuments at [[Hampi]]
+
[[Image:800px-Dubrovnik Croatia.jpg|thumb|[[Dubrovnik|Old City of Dubrovnik]], [[Croatia]]]]
*Group of Monuments at [[Mahabalipuram]]
+
*Old City of [[Dubrovnik]]
*Group of Monuments at [[Pattadakal]]
+
*HistCric Complex of [[Split]] with the Palace of Diocletian
*Humayun's Tomb, [[Delhi]]
+
*[[Plitvice National Park|Plitvice Lakes National Park]]
*Jantar Mantar, [[Jaipur]]
+
*Episcopal Complex of the Euphrasian Basilica in the Historic Centre of [[Porec]]
*[[Kaziranga National Park]]
+
*Historic City of [[Trogir]]
*[[Keoladeo National Park]]
+
*Cathedral of St. James in [[Sibenik]]
*[[Khajuraho]] Group of Monuments
+
*Stari Grad Plain [[Hvar|Island Hvar]]
*Mahabodhi Temple Complex at [[Bodh Gaya]]
 
*[[Manas Wildlife Sanctuary]]
 
*[[Nanda Devi National Park]] and [[Valley of Flowers National Park]]
 
*[[Nilgiri Mountain Railway]]
 
*Qutb Minar and its Monuments, [[Delhi]]
 
*Rock Shelters of [[Bhimbetka]]
 
*Sun Temple, [[Konarak]]
 
*[[Sundarbans National Park]]
 
*Taj Mahal, [[Agra]]
 
*The Red Fort Complex, [[Delhi]]
 
  
===[[Indonesia]]===
+
===[[Cyprus]]===
  
*[[Borobudur]] Temple Compounds
+
*[[Paphos]]
*[[Komodo National Park]]
+
*Painted churches in the [[Troodos]] region: Church of Ayios Nikolaos (St. Nicholas) tis Steyis, [[Kakopetria]] | Ayios Ionannis (St. John) Lambadhistis Monastery, [[Kalopanayiotis]] | Church of Panayia (the Virgin) Phorviotissa (Asinou), [[Nikitart]] | Church of Panayia (the Virgin) tou Arakou, [[Lagoudhera]] | Church of Panayia (the Virgin), [[Moutoullas]] | Church of Archangelos Michael (Archangel Michael), [[Pedhoulas]] | Church of Timios Stavros (Holy Cross), [[Pelendria]] | Church of Panayia (the Virgin) Podhithou, [[Galata]] | Church of Stavros (Holy Cross) Ayiasmati, [[Platanistasa]] | Church of Ayia Sotira (of the transfiguration of the Savior) tou Soteros, [[Palaichori]]
*[[Lorentz National Park]]
+
*[[Choirokoitia]]
*[[Prambanan]] Temple Compounds
 
*Sangiran Early Man Site near [[Surakarta]]
 
*[[Ujung Kulon National Park]]
 
*Tropical Rainforest Heritage of [[Sumatra]], including [[Gunung Leuser National Park]], [[Kerinci Seblat National Park]] and [[Bukit Barisan Selatan National Park]]
 
  
===[[Iran]]===
+
===[[Czech Republic]]===
[[Image:Persepolis001.jpg|thumb|200px|[[Persepolis]], [[Iran]]]]
+
[[Image:Prague east bank.jpg|thumb|[[Prague|Historic centre of Prague]], [[Czech Republic]]]]
*[[Armenian Monastic Ensembles]] in Iran: St Thaddeus, St Stepanos, and Chapel of Dzordzor
+
*Historic centre of [[Prague]]
*[[Bam]] Cultural Landscape
+
*Historic centre of [[Cesky Krumlov]]
*[[Kermanshah#See|Bisotun]] (2006)
+
*Historic centre of [[Telc]]
*Meidan Emam, [[Isfahan]]
+
*Pilgrimage church of St. John of Nepomuk at [[Zelena Hora]]
*[[Pasargadae]]
+
*[[Kutna Hora]]: historical town centre with the church of Saint Barbara and the cathedral of our Lady at Sedlec
*[[Persepolis]]
+
*[[Lednice-Valtice]] cultural landscape
*Sheikh Safi al-din Khānegāh and Shrine Ensemble in [[Ardabil]] (2010)
+
*[[Ceske Budejovice#Get Out|Holasovice]] historical village reservation
*[[Shushtar#See|Shushtar Historical Hydraulic System]] (2009)
+
*Gardens and castle at [[Kromeriz]]
*[[Zanjan|Soltaniyeh]] (2005)
+
*[[Litomysl]] castle
*[[Tabriz]] Historic Bazaar Complex (2010)
+
*Holy Trinity column in [[Olomouc]]
*[[Takab|Takht-e Soleyman]] (2003)
+
*Tugendhat Villa in [[Brno]]
*[[Tchogha Zanbil]]
+
*The Jewish Quarter and St Procopius' basilica in [[Trebic]]
* The Persian Garden ([[Pasargad|Ancient Garden of Pasargadae]], [[Shiraz|Bagh-e Eram]],Bagh-e Fin, Bagh-e Chehel Sotun, Bagh-e Abas Abad, Bagh-e Shahzadeh, Bagh-e Pahlavanpur, Bagh-e Dolat Abad, Bagh-e Akbariyeh)
 
  
===[[Iraq]]===
+
===[[Denmark]]===
  
*[[Hatra]]
+
*[[Jelling]] mounds, runic stones and church
*[[Ashur]] (Qal'at Sherqat)
+
*[[Roskilde]] Cathedral
*[[Samarra]] (archaeological city)
+
*Kronborg Castle in [[Elsinore]]
  
===[[Israel]]===
+
===[[Estonia]]===
  
*[[Masada]]
+
*Historic centre (old town) of [[Tallinn]]
*Old City of [[Akko|Akko (Acre)]]
+
*[[Struve Geodetic Arc]]
*White City of [[Tel Aviv]] - the Modern Movement
 
*Old City of [[Jerusalem/Old City|Jerusalem]] and its Walls
 
*Biblical Tels – [[Megiddo]], [[Hazor]], [[Beer Sheva]]
 
*Incense Route - Desert Cities in the Negev - [[Haluza]], [[Mamshit]], [[Avdat]] and [[Shivta]]
 
*Baha'i Holy Places in [[Haifa]] and [[Israeli North Coast|Western Galilee]]
 
  
===[[Japan]]===
+
===[[Finland]]===
[[Image:Copy of P4064688.JPG|thumb|200px|[[Kyoto|Historic Monuments of Ancient Kyoto]], [[Japan]]]]
+
[[Image:Suomenlinna-800px.jpg|thumb|[[Helsinki#Islands|Suomenlinna]], [[Finland]]]]
  
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+
*Bronze Age Burial Site of [[Sammallahdenmäki]], near [[Rauma]]
* Buddhist Monuments in the [[Horyuji]] Area (1993)
+
*[[Helsinki#Islands|Fortress of Suomenlinna]], [[Helsinki]]
* [[Himeji]] Castle (1993)
+
*[[Rauma|Old Rauma]]
* [[Yakushima]] (1993)
+
*[[Petäjävesi]] Old Church
* [[Shirakami-Sanchi]] (1993)
+
*Verla Groundwood and Board Mill, [[Kouvola|Jaala]]
* Historic Monuments of Ancient [[Kyoto]] (Kyoto, [[Uji]] and [[Otsu]] Cities) (1994)
+
*[[Kvarken Archipelago]]/High Coast
* Historic Villages of [[Shirakawa-go]] and [[Gokayama]] (1995)
+
*[[Struve Geodetic Arc]]
* [[Hiroshima]] Peace Memorial (Genbaku Dome) (1996)
 
* [[Itsukushima]] Shinto Shrine (1996)
 
* Historic Monuments of Ancient [[Nara]] (1998)
 
* Shrines and Temples of [[Nikko]] (1999)
 
* Gusuku Sites and Related Properties of the Kingdom of Ryukyu ([[Okinawa]]) (2000)
 
* Sacred Sites and Pilgrimage Routes in the [[Kii Mountain Range]] (2004)
 
* [[Shiretoko National Park]] (2005)
 
* [[Oda|Iwami Ginzan Silver Mine and its Cultural Landscape]] (2007)
 
* [[Hiraizumi|Hiraizumi - Temples, Gardens and Archaeological Sites Representing the Buddhist Pure Land]] (2011)
 
* [[Ogasawara Islands]] (2011)
 
  
===[[Jordan]]===
+
===[[France]]===
<!-- Complete as of 2011 -->
+
[[Image:Mont Saint Michel near.jpg|thumb|[[Mont Saint Michel|Mont-Saint Michel and its Bay]], [[France]]]]
[[Image:Monastary.jpg|thumb|[[Petra]]]]
+
[[Image:ParisView.jpg|thumb|[[Paris|Banks of the Seine]], [[France]]]]
 
+
* Episcopal City of [[Albi]]
* [[Petra]]
+
* [[Mont-Saint-Michel]] and its Bay
* [[Quseir Amra]]
+
* [[Chartres]] Cathedral
* [[Um er-Rasas]] (Kastrom Mefa'a)
+
* Palace and Park of [[Versailles]]
* [[Wadi Rum|Wadi Rum Protected Area]] (2011)
+
* [[Vézelay]], Church and Hill
 
+
* Prehistoric Sites and Decorated Caves of the [[Vézère Valley]], in [[Dordogne]] Region
===[[Kazakhstan]]===
+
* Palace and Park of [[Fontainebleau]]
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+
* [[Amiens]] Cathedral
 
+
* [[Orange (Provence)|Roman Theatre and its Surroundings and the "Triumphal Arch" of Orange]]
*The [[Turkestan|Mausoleum of Khoja Ahmed Yasawi]] (2003)
+
* Roman and Romanesque Monuments of [[Arles]]
*Petroglyphs within the Archaeological Landscape of [[Almaty_Province#Other destinations|Tamgaly]] (2004)
+
* Cistercian Abbey of [[Fontenay]]
*Saryarka – Steppe and Lakes of [[Kazakhstani North#Other destinations|Northern Kazakhstan]] (2008)
+
* Royal Saltworks of [[Arc-et-Senans]]
 
+
* Place Stanislas, Place de la Carrière and Place d'Alliance in [[Nancy]]
===[[North Korea|Korea, North]]===
+
* Church of [[Saint-Savin sur Gartempe]]
 +
* Cape Girolata, Cape Porto, Scandola Nature Reserve and the Piana Calanches in [[Corsica]]
 +
* [[Le Pont du Gard]] (Roman Aqueduct)
 +
* [[Strasbourg]] - Grande île
 +
* [[Paris]], Banks of the Seine
 +
* Cathedral of Notre-Dame, Former Abbey of Saint-Remi and Palace of Tau, [[Reims]]
 +
* [[Bourges]] Cathedral
 +
* [[Le Havre]]
 +
* Historic Centre of [[Avignon]]
 +
* Canal du Midi, which runs from [[Toulouse]] to [[Sète]]
 +
* Historic Fortified City of [[Carcassonne]]
 +
* Pyrénées - [[Mont Perdu]]
 +
* [[Routes of Santiago de Compostela in France]]
 +
* Historic Site of [[Lyon|Lyon]]
 +
* Jurisdiction of [[Bordeaux#Get Out| Saint-Emilion]]
 +
* The [[Loire Valley]] between Sully-sur-Loire and Chalonnes
 +
* Belfries of Belgium and France: Belfry of the Town Hall, [[Armentières]] | Belfry of the Town Hall, [[Bailleul]] | Belfry of [[Bergues]] | Belfry of the Church of St-Martin, [[Cambrai]] | Belfry of the Town Hal,l [[Comines]] | Belfry of the Town Hall, [[Douai]] | Belfry of the Church of St-Eloi, [[Dunkerque]]| Belfry of the Town Hall, [[Dunkerque]] | Belfry of [[Gravelines]] | Belfry of the Town Hall, [[Lille]] | Belfry of the Town Hall [[Loos]] | Belfry of the Town Hall, [[Aire-sur-la-Lys]] | Belfry of the Town Hall, [[Arras]] | Belfry of [[Béthune]] | Belfry of the Town Hall [[Boulogne-sur-Mer]] | Belfry of the Town Hall [[Calais]] | Belfry of the Town Hall, [[Hesdin]] | Belfry [[Abbeville]]| Belfry [[Amiens]]| Belfry of the Old Community Hall, [[Doullens]]| Belfry of [[Lucheux]]| Belfry of [[Rue]]| Belfry of [[Saint-Riquier]] (For Belgian Belfries see [[UNESCO_World_Heritage_List#Belgium| Belgium]] above)
 +
* [[Provins]], Town of Medieval Fairs
 +
* The Historic Centre of [[Bordeaux]], Port of the Moon
 +
* Fortifications of Vauban in [[Briançon]]
 +
* [[Cevennes|The Causses and the Cévennes, Mediterranean Agro-pastoral Cultural Landscape]] (2011)
 +
* Prehistoric Pile Dwellings around the Alps (Switzerland, Austria, France, Germany, Italy, Slovenia)
 +
* [[Nord-Pas de Calais]] Mining Basin (2012)
  
* Complex of Koguryo Tombs (Koguryo relics in [[#China| China]] are also listed.)
+
===[[Georgia (country)|Georgia]]===
 +
<!-- All sites up to 2010 -->
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[[Image:Jvari.jpg|thumb|200px|[[Mtskheta|Historical Monuments of Mtskheta]], [[Georgia (country)|Georgia]]]]
  
===[[South Korea|Korea, South]]===
+
* [[Kutaisi#See|Bagrati Cathedral and Gelati Monastery]] (1994)
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+
* Historical Monuments of [[Mtskheta]] (1994)
[[Image:SANY0024.JPG|thumb|[[Suwon|Hwaseong Fortress]], [[South Korea]]]]
+
* Upper [[Svaneti]] (1996)
  
*Changdeokgung Palace Complex, [[Seoul]]
+
===[[Germany]]===
* [[Gochang]], [[Hwasun]], and [[Ganghwa]] Dolmen Sites
 
* [[Gyeongju]] Historic Areas
 
* [[Haeinsa Temple]] Janggyeong Panjeon, the Depositories for the Tripitaka Koreana Woodblocks in Hapcheon
 
* Hwaseong Fortress, [[Suwon]]
 
* Jongmyo Shrine, [[Seoul]]
 
* [[Gyeongju|Seokguram Grotto]] and [[Gyeongju|Bulguksa Temple]]
 
* [[Jeju]] Volcanic Island and Lava Tubes
 
* Royal Tombs of the Joseon Dynasty (2009)
 
* Historic Villages of Korea: [[Hahoe]] and [[Yangdong]] (2010)
 
 
 
===[[Kyrgyzstan]]===
 
 
<!-- All sites up to 2009 -->
 
<!-- All sites up to 2009 -->
* [[Osh#See|Sulaiman-Too Sacred Mountain]] (2009)
+
[[Image:Hildesheim-St Michaels Church outside.jpg|thumb|200px|[[Hildesheim|Church of Saint Michael]], [[Germany]]]]
 
+
[[Image:Koln dom.JPG|thumb|[[Cologne|Cologne Cathedral]], [[Germany]]]]
===[[Laos]]===
+
[[Image:Assmannshausen Village.JPG|thumb|[[Rhine Valley|Upper Middle Rhine Valley]] [[Germany]]]]
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* [[Aachen]] Cathedral (1978)
*Town of [[Luang Prabang]]
+
* [[Speyer]] Cathedral (1981)
*[[Vat Phou]] and Associated Ancient Settlements within the [[Champasak|Champasak Cultural Landscape]]
+
* [[Würzburg]] Residence with the Court Gardens and Residence Square (1981)
 +
* Pilgrimage Church of Wies (1983)
 +
* Castles of Augustusburg and Falkenlust at [[Cologne#Get out| Brühl]] (1984)
 +
* St. Mary's Cathedral and St. Michael's Church at [[Hildesheim]] (1985)
 +
* Roman Monuments, Cathedral of St. Peter and Church of Our Lady in [[Trier]] (1986)
 +
* Hanseatic City of [[Lübeck]] (1987)
 +
* Palaces and Parks of [[Potsdam]] and [[Berlin]] (1990)
 +
* Abbey and Altenmünster of [[Lorsch]] (1991)
 +
* Mines of Rammelsberg, Historic Town of [[Goslar]] and Upper Harz Water Management System (1992)
 +
* [[Maulbronn]] Monastery Complex (1993)
 +
* Town of [[Bamberg]] (1993)
 +
* Collegiate Church, Castle, and Old Town of [[Quedlinburg]] (1994)
 +
* [[Saarbrücken|Völklingen]] Ironworks (1994)
 +
* [[Darmstadt#Get Out|Messel Pit Fossil Site]] (1995)
 +
* [[Cologne]] Cathedral (1996)
 +
* Bauhaus and its Sites in [[Weimar]] and [[Dessau]] (1996)
 +
* Luther Memorials in [[Eisleben ]] and [[Wittenberg]] (1996)
 +
* Classical [[Weimar]] (1998)
 +
* [[Berlin/Mitte#Museums_and_Galleries|Museumsinsel]] (Museum Island), [[Berlin]] (1999)
 +
* Wartburg Castle near [[Eisenach]] (1999)
 +
* Garden Kingdom of [[Dessau]]-Wörlitz (2000)
 +
* Monastic Island of [[Reichenau]] (2000)
 +
* Zollverein Coal Mine Industrial Complex in [[Essen]] (2001)
 +
* [[Rhine Valley|Upper Middle Rhine Valley]], between [[Koblenz]] and [[Mainz]] (2002)
 +
* Historic Centres of [[Stralsund]] and [[Wismar]] (2002)
 +
* Town Hall and Roland on the Marketplace of [[Bremen]] (2004)
 +
* Muskauer Park around [[Bad Muskau]] (2004)
 +
* Frontiers of the Roman Empire, including the [[Bad Homburg|Roman Limes]] (2005)
 +
* Old town of [[Regensburg]] with Stadtamhof (2006)
 +
* [[Berlin]] Modernism Housing Estates (2008)
 +
* The [[Northern Germany|Wadden Sea]], along the coast of [[Lower Saxony]] and [[Schleswig-Holstein]], including the [[East Frisian Islands|East]] and [[North Frisian Islands]]. (site shared with [[Netherlands]]) (2009)
 +
* Fagus Factory in [[Hanover#Get_out|Alfeld]] (2011)
 +
* Prehistoric Pile Dwellings around the Alps (Switzerland, Austria, France, Germany, Italy, Slovenia) (2011)
 +
* Margravial Opera House [[Bayreuth]] (2012)
  
===[[Lebanon]]===
+
===[[Greece]]===
 +
 
 +
* Temple of Apollo Epicurius at [[Bassae]]
 +
* Archaeological Site of [[Delphi]]
 +
* Acropolis, [[Athens]]
 +
* [[Mount Athos]]
 +
* [[Meteora]]
 +
* Paleochristian and Byzantine Monuments of [[Thessaloniki]]
 +
* Archaeological Site of [[Epidaurus]]
 +
* Medieval City of [[Rhodes]]
 +
* Mystras, [[Sparta]]
 +
* Archaeological Site of [[Olympia (Greece)|Olympia]]
 +
* [[Delos]], [[Cyclades]]
 +
* Monasteries of Daphni, Hossios Luckas and Nea Moni of Chios
 +
* Pythagoreion and Heraion of [[Samos]]
 +
* Archaeological Site of Vergina
 +
* Archaeological Sites of Mycenae and Tiryns, [[Corinth]]
 +
* Historic Centre (Chorá) with the Monastery of Saint John "the Theologian" and the Cave of the Apocalypse on the Island of [[Pátmos]]
 +
* The Old Town of [[Corfu]]
  
*[[Anjar]]
+
===[[Hungary]]===
*[[Baalbek]]
 
*[[Byblos]]
 
*[[Ouadi Qadisha]] (the [[Holy Valley]]) and the [[Forest of the Cedars of God]] ([[Horsh Arz el-Rab]])
 
*[[Tyre]]
 
  
===[[Malaysia]]===
+
*Caves of the [[Aggtelek]] and [[Slovak Karst]]
* [[Georgetown (Malaysia)|Georgetown]], Penang
+
*[[Budapest]], the Banks of the [[Danube]], the Buda Castle Quarter, and Andrássy Avenue
* [[Gunung Mulu National Park]]
+
*[[Fertö Lake|Fertö]]/[[Neusiedler Lake|Neusiedlersee]] cultural landscape
* [[Kinabalu Park]]
+
*Old Village of [[Hollókő]] and its Surroundings
* [[Malacca]] (Melaka)
+
*[[Hortob&aacute;gy National Park]]
 +
*Millenary Benedictine Monastery of [[Pannonhalma]] and its Natural Environment
 +
*[[P&eacute;cs]] (Sopianae) Early Christian Cemetery
 +
*[[Tokaj-Hegyalja| Tokaj]] Wine Region Cultural Landscape
  
===[[Mongolia]]===
+
===[[Iceland]]===
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+
<!-- All sites up to 2011 -->
  
* [[Central_Mongolia#Orkhon_Valley_Cultural_Landscape|Orkhon Valley]] Cultural Landscape (2004)
+
*[[Þingvellir National Park]]
* [[Uvs|Uvs Nuur Basin]] (2003)
+
*[[Surtsey]]
* Petroglyph Complexes of the Mongolian Altai (Aral Tolgoi, Upper Tsagaan Gol, Tsagaan Salaa-Baga Oigor)
 
  
 +
===[[Ireland]]===
  
===[[Nepal]]===
+
*Archaeological Ensemble of the Bend of the Boyne ([[Brú Na Bóinne Archaeological Park|Brú Na Bóinne Archaeological Park]])
[[Image:800px-IMG 0361 Kathmandu Bodnath.jpg|thumb|200px|[[Kathmandu Valley]], [[Nepal]]]]
+
*[[Skellig Michael]]
  
* [[Kathmandu Valley]]
+
===[[Italy]]===
* [[Lumbini]], the Birthplace of the Lord Buddha
+
[[Image:Tower of pisa.JPG|thumb|200px|[[Pisa|Piazza del Duomo, Pisa]], [[Italy]]]]
* [[Royal Chitwan National Park]]
+
[[Image:Trulli.jpg|thumb|200px|[[Alberobello|Trulli of Alberobello]], [[Italy]]]]
* [[Sagarmatha National Park]]
+
[[Image:Grand Canal.JPG|thumb|[[Venice|Venice and its Lagoon]], [[Italy]]]]
  
===[[Oman]]===
+
* 18th-Century Royal Palace at [[Caserta]] with the Park, the Aqueduct of Vanvitelli and the San Leucio Complex
*Archaeological sites of [[Bat]], [[Al-Khutm]] and [[Al-Ayn]]
+
* [[Amalfi Coast]]
*[[Bahla Fort]]
+
* Archaeological Area and the Patriarchal Basilica of [[Aquileia]]
*The [[frankincense trail|Frankincense Trail]]
+
* Archaeological Area of [[Agrigento]]
*Aflaj Irrigation Systems
+
* Archaeological Areas of [[Pompeii]], [[Herculaneum]], and [[Torre Annunziata]]
 
+
* [[Assisi]], the Basilica of San Francesco and Other Franciscan Sites
===[[Pakistan]]===
+
* Botanical Garden (Orto Botanico), [[Padova]]
 
+
* [[Castel del Monte]], Andria ([[Bari]])
*Archaeological Ruins at [[Mohenjo-daro|Moenjodaro]]
+
* Cathedral, Torre Civica and Piazza Grande, [[Modena]]
*Buddhist Ruins at [[Takht-i-Bahi]] and Neighboring City Remains at [[Sahr-i-Bahlol]]
+
* Church and Dominican Convent of Santa Maria delle Grazie with "The Last Supper" by "Leonardo da Vinci" in [[Milan]]
*Fort and Shalamar Gardens in [[Lahore]]
+
* [[Cilento and Vallo di Diano National Park]] with the Archeological sites of [[Paestum]] and [[Elea|Velia]], and the [[Certosa di Padula]]
*Historic Monuments at Makli in [[Thatta]]
+
* City of [[Verona]]
*[[Rohtas Fort]]
+
* City of [[Vicenza]] and the Palladian Villas of the [[Veneto]]
*[[Taxila]]
+
* [[Bergamo#Get_out|Crespi d'Adda]]
 
+
* The [[South Tyrol|Dolomites]] (2009)
===[[Philippines]]===
+
* Early Christian Monuments of [[Ravenna]]
 
+
* Etruscan Necropolises of [[Cerveteri]] and [[Tarquinia]]
* Baroque Churches of the Philippines: Iglesia de San Agustín, [[Manila/Intramuros|Intramuros, Manila]] | Iglesia de Nuestra Señora de la Asunción, [[Santa Maria|Santa Maria, Ilocos Sur]] | Iglesia de San Agustín, [[Paoay|Paoay, Ilocos Norte]] | Iglesia de Santo Tomás de Villanueva, [[Miag-ao|Miag-ao, Iloilo]]
+
* [[Ferrara]], City of the Renaissance and its Po Delta
* Historic Town of [[Vigan]]
+
* Historic Centre of [[Florence]]
* [[Puerto Princesa]] Subterranean River National Park
+
* Historic Centre of [[Naples]]
* [[Ifugao|Rice Terraces]] of the [[Cordillera Administrative Region|Philippine Cordilleras]] including Banaue-Batad Cluster, Banaue-Bangaan Cluster, Hunduan Cluster, Mayoyao Cluster and Kiangan Cluster
+
* Historic Centre of [[Rome]], the Properties of the Holy See in that City Enjoying Extraterritorial Rights, and [[San Paolo Fuori le Mura]]
* [[Tubbataha Reef]] Marine Park
+
* Historic Centre of [[San Gimignano]]
 
+
* Historic Centre of [[Siena]]
===[[Saudi Arabia]]===
+
* Historic Centre of [[Urbino]]
 +
* Historic Centre of the City of [[Pienza]]
 +
* I Sassi di Matera
 +
* Isole Eolie ([[Aeolian Islands]])
 +
* The Landscape of [[Val d'Orcia]]
 +
* Late Baroque Towns of the Noto Valley: [[Noto]], [[Caltagirone]], [[Militello Val di Catania]], [[Catania]], [[Modica]], [[Palazzolo]], [[Ragusa]] and [[Scicli]] (South-eastern [[Sicily]])
 +
* Monte San Giorgio
 +
* Piazza del Duomo, [[Pisa]]
 +
* [[Portovenere]], [[Cinque Terre]], and the Islands ([[Palmaria]], [[Tino]] and [[Tinetto]])
 +
* Residences of the Royal House of Savoy in and around [[Turin]]
 +
* Rock Drawings in [[Valcamonica]]
 +
* Su Nuraxi di Barumini
 +
* [[Syracuse (Sicily)|Syracuse]] and the Rocky Necropolis of Pantalica
 +
* The Trulli of [[Alberobello]], ([[Bari]])
 +
* [[Venice]] and its Lagoon
 +
* Villa Adriana, [[Tivoli]]
 +
* Villa Romana del Casale, [[Piazza Armerina]]
 +
* Villa d'Este, [[Tivoli]]
 +
* Sacri Monti of [[Piedmont]] and [[Lombardy]]
 +
* The Strade Nuove and the system of the Palazzi dei Rolli, in the historic centre of [[Genoa]]
 +
* [[Mantua]] and [[Sabbioneta]]
 +
* Rhaetian Railway in the [[Albula]] / [[Bernina]] Landscapes
 +
* Longobards in Italy. Places of the Power (2011)
 +
* Prehistoric Pile Dwellings around the Alps (Switzerland, Austria, France, Germany, Italy, Slovenia)
  
* The Archaeological Site of [[Al-Hijr]] (Madâin Sâlih)
+
===[[Latvia]]===
* At-Turaif District in ad-Dir'iyah
 
  
===[[Sri Lanka]]===
+
*Historic Centre of [[Riga]]
 +
*[[Struve Geodetic Arc]]
  
* Ancient City of [[Polonnaruwa]]
+
===[[Lithuania]]===
* Ancient City of [[Sigiriya]] (in [[Central Sri Lanka|Central Sri Lanka]])
 
* Central Highlands of Sri Lanka
 
* Golden Temple of [[Dambulla]]
 
* Old Town of [[Galle]] and its Fortifications
 
* Sacred City of [[Anuradhapura]]
 
* Sacred City of [[Kandy]] (in [[Central Sri Lanka|Central Sri Lanka]])
 
* [[Sinharaja Forest Reserve]]
 
  
===[[Syria]]===
+
*[[Kernave]] Archeological Site (Cultural Reserve of Kernave)
 +
*[[Vilnius]] Historic Centre
 +
*[[Curonian Spit]]
 +
*[[Struve Geodetic Arc]]
  
* Ancient City of [[Aleppo]]
+
===[[Luxembourg]]===
* Ancient City of [[Bosra]]
 
* Ancient City of [[Damascus]]
 
* Site of [[Palmyra]]
 
* [[Crac des Chevaliers]] and Qal’at Salah El-Din
 
* Ancient Villages of Northern Syria
 
  
===[[Tajikistan]]===
+
* City of [[Luxembourg (city)|Luxembourg]]: its Old Quarters and Fortifications
* Proto-urban site of [[Sarazm]]
 
  
===[[Thailand]]===
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===[[Republic of Macedonia|Macedonia]]===
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[[Image:Samoil thb.jpg|thumb|200px|[[Ohrid|Ohrid Region]], [[Macedonia]]]]
[[Image:Thailand Ayutthaya Wat Yai Chaimongkon Courtyard.jpg|thumb|200px|[[Ayutthaya]], [[Thailand]]]]
 
  
*Ban Chiang Archaeological Site, [[Udon Thani]]
+
*[[Ohrid]] Region with its Cultural and Historic Aspect and its Natural Environment
*Dong Phayayen-Khao Yai Forest Complex, [[Khao Yai National Park]]
 
*Historic City of [[Ayutthaya]] and Associated Historic Towns
 
*Historic Town of [[Sukhothai]] and Associated Historic Towns ([[Kamphaeng Phet]], [[Si Satchanalai]])
 
*[[Thungyai-Huai Kha Khaeng Wildlife Sanctuaries]]
 
  
===[[Turkmenistan]]===
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===[[Malta]]===
  
*Kunya-Urgench
+
*City of [[Valletta]]
*State Historical and Cultural Park "Ancient [[Merv]]"
+
*[[Valletta| Hal Saflieni Hypogeum]]
*The Parthian Fortresses of [[Nisa]]
+
*[[Megalithic Temples of Malta]]
  
===United Arab Emirates===
+
===[[Moldova]]===
* Cultural Sites of Al Ain (Hafit, Hili, Bidaa Bint Saud and Oases Areas)
 
  
===[[Uzbekistan]]===
+
*[[Struve Geodetic Arc]]
[[Image:Registan sunset.jpg|thumb|200px|[[Samarkand]], [[Uzbekistan]]]]
 
  
*Historic Centre of [[Bukhara]]
+
===[[Montenegro]]===
*Historic Centre of [[Shakhrisyabz]]
 
*[[Khiva|Itchan Kala]]
 
*[[Samarkand]] - Crossroads of Cultures
 
  
===[[Vietnam]]===
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* [[Durmitor National Park]] (1980)
 +
* Natural and Culturo-Historical Region of [[Kotor]] (1979)
  
*Complex of [[Hué]] Monuments
+
===[[Netherlands]]===
* [[Ha Long Bay]]
 
* [[Hoi An]] Ancient Town
 
* Central Sector of the Imperial Citadel of Thang Long, [[Hanoi]]
 
* [[My Son]] Sanctuary near [[Hoi An]]
 
* [[Phong Nha-Ke Bang]] National Park
 
* Citadel of the Ho Dynasty (2011)
 
  
===[[Yemen]]===
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*Historic Town of [[Zabid]]
+
* [[Amsterdam/Canal Ring|Canal Ring]], [[Amsterdam]]
*Old City of [[Sana'a]]
+
* Defence Line of Amsterdam, [[North Holland]] and [[Utrecht (province)|Utrecht]]
*Old Walled City of [[Shibam]]
+
* Beemster Polder, [[Beemster]]
*[[Socotra|Socotra Archipelago]]
+
* D.F. Wouda Steam Pumping Station, [[Lemmer]]
 +
* Mill Network, [[Kinderdijk]]
 +
* Rietveld Schröder House, [[Utrecht]]
 +
* Schokland and Surroundings, [[Noordoostpolder]]
 +
* Wadden Sea, [[West Frisian Islands]] (site shared with [[Germany]])
  
==Oceania==
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===[[Norway]]===
  
===[[Australia]]===
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* [[Røros]] Mining Town and the Circumference
[[Image:Fraser 75MileBeach.jpg|thumb|200px|[[Fraser Island]], [[Australia]]]]
+
* [[Vega (Norway)|Vega]] Islands
[[Image:Uluru large.jpg|thumb|[[Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park|Uluru]]]]
+
* Docks of [[Bergen#Bryggen|Bergen]]
 +
* [[Luster|Urnes]] Stave Church
 +
* Rock Art of [[Alta]]
 +
* West Norwegian Fjords - [[Geiranger|Geirangerfjord]] and [[Gudvangen|Nærøyfjord]]
 +
*[[Struve Geodetic Arc]]
  
* Australian Convict Sites (eleven sites)
+
===[[Poland]]===
* [[Sydney/City#Landmarks|Sydney Opera House]]  
+
[[Image:Old Town Square in Warsaw.jpeg|thumb|[[Warsaw|Historic Centre of Warsaw]], [[Poland]]]]
* [[Oxley Wild Rivers National Park]]
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* [[Willandra Lakes]] region
 
* [[Lord Howe Island|Lord Howe Island Group]]
 
* The greater [[Blue Mountains]] area
 
* [[Great Barrier Reef]]
 
* Wet Tropics of [[Queensland]]
 
* [[Fraser Island]]
 
* [[Gondwana Rainforest of Australia]], Queensland/New South Wales (previously known as Central Eastern Rainforest Reserves)
 
* [[Kakadu National Park]]
 
* [[Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park]]
 
* Tasmanian Wilderness: [[Central Plateau (Tasmania)|Central Plateau]] Conservation and Protected Areas | [[Walls of Jerusalem National Park]] | [[Cradle Mountain-Lake St Clair National Park|Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park]] | [[Franklin-Gordon Wild Rivers National Park]] | [[Adamsfield Conservation Area]] | [[Southwest National Park]] | [[Hartz Mountains National Park]]
 
* [[Macquarie Island]]
 
* [[Shark Bay]]
 
* [[Purnululu National Park]]  ''(including the Bungle Bungles)'
 
* Australian Fossil Mammal Sites ([[Riversleigh]]/[[Naracoorte]])
 
* [[Melbourne/Carlton#See|Royal Exhibition Building and Carlton Gardens]] in [[Melbourne]]
 
* [[Heard Island|Heard]] and [[McDonald Islands]]
 
* Ningaloo Coast ([[Exmouth]] and [[Coral Bay]]) (2011)
 
  
===[[Kiribati]]===
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* [[Białowieża National Park]] in [[Białowieża]] (1979)
[[Kiribati#Phoenix Islands and the Phoenix Island Protected Area|Phoenix Islands Protected Area]]
 
  
===[[Marshall Islands]]===
+
* [[Auschwitz|Auschwitz Birkenau: German Nazi Concentration and Extermination Camp (1940-1945)]] outside [[Oświęcim]] (1979)
 +
* Castle of the Teutonic Order in [[Malbork]] (1997)
 +
* Centennial Hall in [[Wrocław]] (2006)
 +
* Churches of Peace in [[Jawor]] and [[Świdnica]] (2001)
 +
* Historic Centre of [[Warsaw]] (1980)
 +
* [[Kalwaria Zebrzydowska]]: the Mannerist Architectural and Park Landscape Complex and Pilgrimage Park (1999)
 +
* [[Kraków]]'s Historic Centre (1978)
 +
* Medieval Town of [[Toruń]] (1997)
 +
* Muskauer Park / Park Mużakowski in [[Łęknica]] (2004)
 +
* Old City of [[Zamość]] (1992)
 +
* [[Wieliczka]] Salt Mine (1978)
 +
* Wooden Churches of [[Southern Little Poland]] (2003)
  
* Bikini Atoll, nuclear tests site
+
===[[Portugal]]===
 +
[[Image:Douro Valley Regua.jpg|thumb|200px|[[Douro|Alto Douro Wine Region]], [[Portugal]]]]
 +
*[[Douro|Alto Douro]] Wine Region
 +
*Central Zone of the Town of [[Angra do Heroísmo]] on [[Terceira]] Island, [[Azores]]
 +
*Convent of Christ in [[Tomar]]
 +
*Cultural Landscape of [[Sintra]]
 +
*Historic Centre of [[Évora]]
 +
*Historic Centre of [[Guimarães]]
 +
*Historic Centre of [[Porto]]
 +
*Landscape of the [[Pico]] Island Vineyard Culture
 +
*Laurisilva forests of [[Madeira]]
 +
*Monastery of [[Alcobaca|Alcoba&ccedil;a]]
 +
*Monastery of [[Batalha]]
 +
*Monastery of the Hieronymites and Tower of Belem in [[Lisbon]]
 +
*Prehistoric Rock-Art Sites in the [[Coa Valley|C&ocirc;a Valley]] and Siega Verde
 +
*Garrison Border Town of [[Elvas]] and its Fortifications (2012)
  
===[[New Caledonia|New Caledonia (France)]]===
+
===[[Romania]]===
  
*Lagoons of New Caledonia
+
*Churches of [[Moldavia]]
 +
*Dacian Fortresses of the [[Orastie Mountains]] (see also [[Sarmizegetusa]])
 +
*[[Danube Delta]]
 +
*Historic Centre of [[Sighisoara]]
 +
*Monastery of [[Horezu]]
 +
*Villages with fortified churches in [[Transylvania]]
 +
*Wooden Churches of [[Maramures]]
  
===[[New Zealand]]===
+
===[[Russia]]===
 +
[[Image:Moscow Red Square.jpg|thumb|[[Moscow|Kremlin and Red Square]], [[Russia]]]]
 +
*Architectural Ensemble of the Trinity Sergius Lavra in [[Sergiev Posad]], [[Moscow Oblast]]
 +
*Central [[Sikhote-Alin]] mountains, [[Primorsky Krai]]
 +
*Church of the Ascension, [[Kolomenskoye]]
 +
*Cultural and Historic Ensemble of the [[Solovetsky Islands]], a.k.a. Solovki, [[Arkhangelsk Oblast]]
 +
*Curonian Spit, [[Kaliningrad Oblast]]
 +
*Ensemble of the Ferapontov Monastery, [[Vologda Oblast]]
 +
*Ensemble of the Novodevichy Convent, [[Moscow]]
 +
*Golden Mountains of [[Altai Republic|Altai]]
 +
*Historic Center of [[Saint Petersburg]] and Related Groups of Monuments
 +
*Historic Monuments of [[Novgorod]] and Surroundings
 +
*Historic and Architectural Complex of the [[Kazan]] Kremlin
 +
*[[Kizhi]] Island
 +
*Kremlin and Red Square, [[Moscow]]
 +
*[[Lake Baikal]]
 +
*Natural System of [[Wrangel Island]] Reserve, [[Chukotka]] (2004)
 +
*[[Putoransky Nature Reserve|Putorana Plateau]]
 +
*Virgin Komi Forests, [[Komi Republic]].
 +
*Volcanoes of [[Kamchatka]]
 +
*[[Krasnodar Krai#Other destinations|Western Caucasus]]
 +
*White Monuments of [[Vladimir]] and [[Suzdal]]
 +
*Historical Center of the City of [[Yaroslavl]]
 +
*Citadel, Ancient City and Fortress Buildings of [[Derbent]]
 +
*[[Tuva| Uvs Nuur Basin]], in [[Tuva]], [[Eastern Siberia]]
 +
*[[Struve Geodetic Arc]]
 +
*Lena Pillars Nature Park (2012)
 +
 
 +
===[[San Marino]]===
  
*[[Sub-Antarctic Islands (New Zealand)|New Zealand Sub-Antarctic Islands]]: Snares Islands, Bounty Islands, Antipodes Islands, Auckland Islands, Campbell Islands
+
*[[San Marino]] Historic Centre and Monte Titano
*[[Tongariro National Park]]
 
*[[Te Wahipounamu]]
 
**[[Aoraki Mount Cook National Park|Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park]]
 
**[[Westland National Park|Westland/Tai Poutini National Park]]
 
**[[Mount Aspiring National Park]]
 
**[[Fiordland National Park]]
 
  
===[[Papua New Guinea]]===
+
===[[Serbia]]===
  
*[[Kuk Early Agricultural Site]] in [[South-western provinces (Papua New Guinea)|Western Province]]
 
  
===[[Pitcairn Islands|Pitcairn Islands (UK)]]===
+
*[[Stari Ras]] and [[Sopocani]]
 +
*[[Studenica]] [[Studenica monastery|Monastery]]
 +
*[[Gamzigrad]]-Romuliana, Palace of Galerius
 +
*Medieval Monuments in [[Kosovo]]
  
*[[Pitcairn Islands|Henderson Island]]
+
===[[Slovakia]]===
  
===[[Solomon Islands]]===
+
*Caves of the [[Aggtelek]] and [[Slovak Karst]]
 +
*Historic Town of [[Banska Stiavnica]] and the Technical Monuments in its Vicinity
 +
*[[Bardejov]] Town Conservation Reserve
 +
*Spissky Hrad and its Associated Cultural Monuments and [[Levoca]] at the [[Spis]] region
 +
*[[Vlkolínec]]
 +
*Primeval Beech Forests of the Carpathians
 +
*[[Carpathian Wooden Churches]]
  
*[[East Rennell]]
+
===[[Slovenia]]===
  
===[[Vanuatu]]===
+
* Skocjan Caves near [[Divača]]
 +
* Prehistoric Pile Dwellings around the Alps (Switzerland, Austria, France, Germany, Italy, Slovenia)
 +
* Heritage of Mercury Almadén and [[Idrija]] (Slovenia, Spain) (2012)
  
*Chief Roi Mata’s Domain
+
===[[Spain]]===
 
+
[[Image:Toledo.jpg|thumb|[[Toledo (Spain)|Historic City of Toledo]], [[Spain]]]]
==Europe==
+
*[[The Alhambra|Alhambra]], Generalife and Albayzin, [[Granada (city)|Granada]]
 
+
*Altamira Cave near [[Santander]]
===[[Albania]]===
+
*[[Aranjuez]] Cultural Landscape
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*Archaeological Ensemble of [[M%C3%A9rida_%28Spain%29|M&eacute;rida]]
 
+
*Archaeological Ensemble of T&aacute;rraco in [[Tarragona]], [[Catalonia]]
*[[Butrint]] (1992, 1999, 2007)
+
*Archaeological Site of [[Atapuerca]]
* Historic Centres of [[Gjirokastër]] and [[Berat]] (2005, 2008)
+
*Burgos Cathedral, [[Burgos]]
 
+
*Catalan Romanesque Churches of the [[Vall de Boi|Vall de Bo&iacute;]], [[Catalonia]]
===[[Andorra]]===
+
*Cathedral, Alcazar and Archivo de Indias in [[Seville]]
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*[[Do&ntilde;ana National Park]]
 
+
*[[Garajonay National Park]]
*Madriu-Perafita-Claror Valley (which lies to the south and east of [[Andorra La Vella]]) (2004, 2006)
+
*Historic Centre of [[Cordoba (city, Spain)|Cordoba]]
 
+
*Historic City of [[Toledo (Spain)|Toledo]]
===[[Austria]]===
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*Historic Walled Town of [[Cuenca (Spain)|Cuenca]]
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*[[Ibiza]], Biodiversity and Culture
[[Image:Uhrturm1.jpg|thumb|150px|[[Graz|City of Graz]], [[Austria]]]]
+
*La Lonja de la Seda de [[Valencia|Valencia]]
 
+
*[[Medulas|Las M&eacute;dulas]]
* Historic centre of the city of [[Salzburg (city)|Salzburg]] (1996)
+
*Monastery and Site of the [[El Escorial]], [[Madrid]]
* Palace and gardens of Schönbrunn ([[Vienna]]) (1996)
+
*Monuments of [[Oviedo (Asturias)|Oviedo]] and the Kingdom of the [[Asturias]]
* [[Hallstatt]]-Dachstein [[Salzkammergut]] cultural landscape (1997)
+
*Mudejar Architecture of [[Aragon]]
* [[Graz#Get_out|Semmering railway]] (1998)
+
*Old City of [[Salamanca (city)|Salamanca]]
* City of [[Graz]] - Historic Centre and Schloss Eggenberg
+
*Old Town of [[&Aacute;vila]], with its Extra-Muros churches
* The Wachau cultural landscape, between [[Melk]] and [[Krems]] (2000)
+
*Old Town of [[Cáceres]]
* Historic centre of [[Vienna]] (2001)
+
*Old Town of [[Segovia]] and its Aqueduct
* [[Neusiedl am See|Fertö/Neusiedlersee]] cultural landscape (2001)
+
*Palm tree forest of [[Elche]]
* Prehistoric Pile Dwellings around the Alps (Switzerland, Austria, France, Germany, Italy, Slovenia)
+
*G&uuml;ell Park, G&uuml;ell Palace and Casa Mil&agrave; in [[Barcelona]], [[Catalonia]]
 
+
*[[Poblet Monastery]], [[Catalonia]]
===[[Belarus]]===
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*[[Pyrenees]]: [[Mont Perdu]]
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*Rock-Art of the Mediterranean Basin on the [[Iberian Peninsula]]
 +
*Roman Walls of [[Lugo]]
 +
*[[Way of St. James| Route to Santiago de Compostela]]
 +
*Royal Monastery of Santa Maria de Guadalupe, [[La Puebla]]
 +
*[[San Cristobal de La Laguna|San Crist&oacute;bal de La Laguna]], [[Canary Islands]]
 +
*San Mill&aacute;n Yuso and Suso Monasteries
 +
*[[Santiago de Compostela]] (Old Town)
 +
*Prehistoric Rock-Art Sites in the Côa Valley, Portugal and [[Siega Verde]]
 +
*The Palau de la M&uacute;sica Catalana and the Hospital de Sant Pau, [[Barcelona]], [[Catalonia]]
 +
*University and Historic Precinct of [[Alcal&aacute; de Henares|Alcal&aacute; de Henares]]
 +
*[[Ubeda]] and [[Baeza]]: Urban duality, cultural unity
 +
*Vizcaya Bridge in [[Bilbao]]
 +
*Teide National Park, [[Tenerife]]
 +
* [[La Coruna|Tower of Hercules]] (2009)
 +
* [[Serra de Tramuntana|Cultural Landscape of the Serra de Tramuntana]] (2011)
 +
* Heritage of Mercury [[Almadén]] and Idrija (Slovenia, Spain) (2012)
  
*[[Mir|Mir Castle]] complex (2000)
+
===[[Sweden]]===
*Architectural, Residential and Cultural Complex of the Radziwill Family at [[Nesvizh]] (2005)
 
*[[Belovezhskaya Pushcha National Park|Belovezhskaya Pushcha]]/[[Bialowieza Forest]] (1979, 1992)
 
*[[Struve Geodetic Arc]] (2005)
 
  
===[[Belgium]]===
+
*The Agricultural Landscape of Southern [[Öland]]
 
+
*Birka and Hovgården on the islands [[Björkö]] and [[Adelsö]] in lake Mälaren, Near [[Stockholm#Get_out|Stockholm]]
* Historic centre, [[Bruges]] | Historic Centre of [[Veurne]]
+
*The Church Village of Gammelstad outside [[Luleå]]
* Grand Place, [[Brussels]]
+
*Drottningholm Castle Area outside [[Stockholm#Get_out|Stockholm]]
* Major Town Houses of the Architect Victor Horta, [[Brussels#Museums_and_Galleries|Brussels]]
+
*Engelsberg Ironworks in [[Fagersta]]
* Neolithic Flint Mines, [[Spiennes]]
+
*The Hanseatic town of [[Visby]]
* Notre-Dame Cathedral, [[Tournai]]
+
*The High Coast of [[Ångermanland]]
* Plantin-Moretus House-Workshops-Museum Complex, [[Antwerp#See|Antwerp]]
+
*The Laponian area in [[Lapland (Sweden)|Lapland]]
* Stoclet House, [[Brussels/Woluwé-Saint-Pierre|Brussels]] (2009)
+
*The Mining Area of the [[Falun#See|Great Copper Mountain]] in [[Falun]]
* The Four Lifts on the Canal du Centre and their Environs, [[La Louvière]] and [[Le Roeulx]]
+
*The Naval Port of [[Karlskrona]]
*Flemish Beguinages
+
*Rock Carvings in [[Tanum]], in [[Bohuslän]] region
** Beguinage of [[Hoogstraten]]
+
*Skogskyrkogården (The Woodland Cemetery) in [[Stockholm]]
** Beguinage of [[Lier]]
+
*The Grimeton Radio Station in [[Varberg]]
** Grand beguinage of [[Mechelen]]
+
*[[Struve Geodetic Arc]]
** Beguinage of [[Turnhout]]
+
*Decorated Farmhouses of [[Hälsingland]] (2012)
** Beguinage of [[Sint-Truiden]]
+
 
** Beguinage of [[Tongeren]]
+
===[[Switzerland]]===
** Beguinage of [[Dendermonde]]
+
 
** Small beguinage of [[Ghent]]
+
* The Convent of [[Saint Gallen| St. Gall]]
** Beguinage of [[Sint-Amandsberg]]
+
* The Benedictine Convent of St. John at [[Müstair]]
** Beguinage of [[Diest]]
+
* The Old Town of [[Berne]]
** Grand beguinage of [[Leuven]]
+
* The Three Castles, Defensive Wall and Ramparts of the Market-town of [[Bellinzona]]
** Beguinage of [[Bruges]]
+
* Jungfrau-Aletsch-Bietschhorn above [[Interlaken]]
** Beguinage of [[Kortrijk]]
+
* Monte San Giorgio near [[Lugano]] in [[Ticino]]
*Belfries of Belgium and France:
+
* [[Lavaux]], Vineyard Terraces overlooking the Lake and the Alps
** Belfry and aldermen's house, [[Aalst]]
+
* [[La Chaux-de-Fonds|Le Locle, Watchmaking Town Planning]]
** Cathedral of Our Lady, [[Antwerp]]
+
* Rhaetian Railway in the [[Albula]] / [[Bernina]] Landscapes
** City hall, [[Antwerp]]
+
* Sardona Tectonic Area
** Belfry and halls, [[Bruges]]
+
* Prehistoric Pile Dwellings around the Alps (Switzerland, Austria, France, Germany, Italy, Slovenia)
** City hall with belfry, [[Dendermonde]]
+
 
** City hall with belfry, [[Diksmuide]]
+
 
** City hall with belfry, [[Eeklo]]
+
===[[Turkey]]===
** Belfry, clothmakers' hall and ''Mammelokker'' (old prison), [[Ghent]]
+
 
** Former city hall / clothmakers' hall, [[Herentals]]
+
* Archaeological Site of [[Troy (Turkey)|Troy]] (1998)
** Belfry with clothmakers' hall, [[Ypres]]
+
* City of [[Safranbolu]] (1994)
** Belfry or hall tower, [[Kortrijk]]
+
* [[Göreme|G&ouml;reme National Park]] and the Rock Sites of [[Cappadocia]] (1985)
** St. Peter's church / Belfry, [[Leuven]]
+
* Great Mosque and Hospital of [[Divrigi]] (1985)
** City hall and belfry tower, [[Lier]]
+
* [[Bogazkale|Hattusha]] (1986)
** Former city hall with belfry, [[Lo-Reninge]]
+
* [[Pamukkale|Hierapolis]]-[[Pamukkale]] (1988)
** Old hall with belfry, [[Mechelen]]
+
* [[Istanbul/Sultanahmet-Old_City|Historic Areas]] of [[Istanbul]] (1985)
** St. Rumbold's tower, [[Mechelen]]
+
* [[Nemrut Dagi]] (1987)
** Belfry and City hall, [[Menen]]
+
* [[Kınık|Xanthos]]-[[Kınık|Letoon]] (1988)
** Hall with belfry, [[Nieuwpoort]]
+
* [[Edirne|Selimiye Mosque Complex at Edirne]] (2011)
** City hall with belfry, [[Oudenaarde]]
+
* Neolithic Site of [[Konya#Get out|Çatalhöyük]] (2012)
** City hall, hall and belfry, [[Roeselare]]
+
 
** City hall with tower, [[Sint-Truiden]]
+
===[[Ukraine]]===
** Hall tower or belfry, hall and aldermen's room, [[Tielt]]
+
 
** St. Germain's church with city tower, [[Tienen]]
+
* [[Kiev]]: Saint Sophia Cathedral and Related Monastic Buildings, Kyiv-Pechersk Lavra
** Basilica of Our Lady with city tower, [[Tongeren]]
+
* [[Lviv]]: the Ensemble of the Historic Center
** Country house with belfry, [[Veurne]]
+
* Primeval Beech Forests of the Carpathians around [[Rakhiv]] in [[Western Ukraine]]  
** St. Leonard's church, [[Zoutleeuw]]
+
* Residence of Bukovinian and Dalmatia Metropolitans in [[Chernivtsi]]
** City hall belfry, [[Binche]]
+
* [[Struve Geodetic Arc]]
** City hall belfry, [[Charleroi]]
 
** Belfry, [[Mons]]
 
** Belfry, [[Namur]]
 
** Belfry, [[Thuin]]
 
** Belfry, [[Tournai]]
 
** Belfry, [[Gembloux]]
 
  
:''See also: [[UNESCO_World_Heritage_List#France|France]]''
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===[[Bosnia and Herzegovina]]===
+
[[Image:Durham Cathedral (exterior).JPG|thumb|150px|[[Durham (England)|Durham Castle and Cathedral]], [[United Kingdom]]]]
  
*Old Bridge Area of the Old City of [[Mostar]]
+
*[[Bath (England)|Bath]] (1987)
*Mehmed Paša Sokolović Bridge in [[Višegrad]]
+
*[[Blaenavon]] Industrial Landscape in [[Wales]] (2000)
 +
*[[Woodstock (Oxfordshire)|Blenheim Palace]] near [[Oxford]] (1987)
 +
*[[Caernarfon]] Castle, [[Conwy]] Castle, [[Beaumaris]] Castle & [[Harlech]] Castle in [[Wales]] (1986)
 +
*[[Canterbury (England)|Canterbury Cathedral, St Augustine's Abbey, and St Martin's Church]] (1988)
 +
*[[Cornwall]] and West [[Devon]] Mining Landscape (2006)
 +
*[[Belper|Derwent Valley Mills]], [[Derbyshire]] (2001)
 +
*[[Jurassic Coast|Dorset and East Devon Coast]], [[West England]] (2001)
 +
[[Image:Durdle Door.jpg|thumb|150px|Durdle Door on the Jurassic Coast]]
 +
*[[Durham (England)|Durham Castle and Cathedral]] (1986, 2008)
 +
*[[Edinburgh]], [[Edinburgh/Old_Town|Old]] and [[Edinburgh/New_Town|New]] Towns (1995)
 +
*The [[Giant's Causeway]] in [[Northern Ireland]] (1986)
 +
*Maritime [[London/Greenwich|Greenwich]] (1997)
 +
*Frontiers of the Roman Empire: [[Hadrian's Wall]] (1987, 2005, 2008)
 +
*[[Ironbridge|Ironbridge Gorge]] near [[Telford]] (1986)
 +
*[[London/Richmond-Kew|Kew Gardens]] (2003)
 +
*[[Liverpool]] – Maritime Mercantile City (2004)
 +
*Neolithic [[Orkney Islands|Orkney]] (1999)
 +
[[Image:Harlech Castle.jpg|thumb|150px|Harlech Castle]]
 +
*[[New Lanark]] near [[Glasgow]] (2001)
 +
*[[Chirk|Pontcysyllte Aqueduct and Canal]] (2009)
 +
*[[Saint Kilda]], [[Outer Hebrides]] (1986, 2004, 2005)
 +
*[[Saltaire]], in [[Bradford]] (2001)
 +
*[[Stonehenge]], [[Avebury]] and associated sites (1986, 2008)
 +
*Studley Royal Park near [[Ripon (England)|Ripon]] and [[Harrogate]] (1986)
 +
*The [[London/City_of_London|Tower of London]] (1988)
 +
*[[London/Westminster|Westminster Palace, Westminster Abbey and Saint Margaret's Church]] (1987, 2008)
  
===[[Bulgaria]]===
+
===[[Vatican City]]===
[[Image:Bulgaria_Rila_Monastery.jpg|thumb|[[Southwest Bulgaria#See|Rila Monastery]], [[Bulgaria]]]]
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*Boyana Church ([[Sofia]])
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[[Image:800px-VaticanCityentrance.jpg|thumb|150px|[[Vatican City]]]]
*[[Shumen#Get out|Madara Rider]]
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*The Properties of the [[Vatican City|Holy See]] in [[Rome]] Enjoying Extraterritorial Rights (1980, 1990)
*[[Rousse#Get out|Rock-hewn Churches of Ivanovo]] (1979)
+
*[[Vatican City]] (1984)
*Thracian tomb of [[Kazanlak]] (1979)
+
 
*Ancient City of [[Nesebar]]
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==North America==
*[[Silistra#Get out|Srebarna Nature Reserve]] (1983)
 
*[[Pirin|Pirin National Park]] (1983)
 
*[[Southwest Bulgaria#See|Rila Monastery]]
 
*[[Isperih#Get out|Thracian tomb of Sveshtari]] (1985)
 
  
===[[Croatia]]===
+
===[[Barbados]]===
[[Image:800px-Dubrovnik Croatia.jpg|thumb|[[Dubrovnik|Old City of Dubrovnik]], [[Croatia]]]]
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* [[Bridgetown|Historic Bridgetown and its Garrison]] (2011)
*Old City of [[Dubrovnik]]
 
*HistCric Complex of [[Split]] with the Palace of Diocletian
 
*[[Plitvice National Park|Plitvice Lakes National Park]]
 
*Episcopal Complex of the Euphrasian Basilica in the Historic Centre of [[Porec]]
 
*Historic City of [[Trogir]]
 
*Cathedral of St. James in [[Sibenik]]
 
*Stari Grad Plain [[Hvar|Island Hvar]]
 
  
===[[Cyprus]]===
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===[[Belize]]===
  
*[[Paphos]]
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*[[Belize Barrier Reef]] Reserve System
*Painted churches in the [[Troodos]] region: Church of Ayios Nikolaos (St. Nicholas) tis Steyis, [[Kakopetria]] | Ayios Ionannis (St. John) Lambadhistis Monastery, [[Kalopanayiotis]] | Church of Panayia (the Virgin) Phorviotissa (Asinou), [[Nikitart]] | Church of Panayia (the Virgin) tou Arakou, [[Lagoudhera]] | Church of Panayia (the Virgin), [[Moutoullas]] | Church of Archangelos Michael (Archangel Michael), [[Pedhoulas]] | Church of Timios Stavros (Holy Cross), [[Pelendria]] | Church of Panayia (the Virgin) Podhithou, [[Galata]] | Church of Stavros (Holy Cross) Ayiasmati, [[Platanistasa]] | Church of Ayia Sotira (of the transfiguration of the Savior) tou Soteros, [[Palaichori]]
 
*[[Choirokoitia]]
 
  
===[[Czech Republic]]===
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===[[Bermuda]]===
[[Image:Prague east bank.jpg|thumb|[[Prague|Historic centre of Prague]], [[Czech Republic]]]]
 
*Historic centre of [[Prague]]
 
*Historic centre of [[Cesky Krumlov]]
 
*Historic centre of [[Telc]]
 
*Pilgrimage church of St. John of Nepomuk at [[Zelena Hora]]
 
*[[Kutna Hora]]: historical town centre with the church of Saint Barbara and the cathedral of our Lady at Sedlec
 
*[[Lednice-Valtice]] cultural landscape
 
*[[Ceske Budejovice#Get Out|Holasovice]] historical village reservation
 
*Gardens and castle at [[Kromeriz]]
 
*[[Litomysl]] castle
 
*Holy Trinity column in [[Olomouc]]
 
*Tugendhat Villa in [[Brno]]
 
*The Jewish Quarter and St Procopius' basilica in [[Trebic]]
 
  
===[[Denmark]]===
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* Historic Town of [[Saint George (Bermuda)|St. George]] and Related Fortifications, Bermuda
  
*[[Jelling]] mounds, runic stones and church
+
===[[Canada]]===
*[[Roskilde]] Cathedral
+
[[Image:Canada 28 bg 061904.jpg|thumb|Moraine Lake, [[Banff National Park]]]]
*Kronborg Castle in [[Elsinore]]
 
  
===[[Estonia]]===
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*L'Anse aux Meadows National Historic Site near [[St Anthony]]
 +
*[[Nahanni National Park Reserve|Nahanni National Park]]
 +
*Dinosaur Provincial Park, near [[Brooks]], [[Alberta]]
 +
*S<u>G</u>aang Gwaay in the [[Gwaii Haanas National Park Reserve]]
 +
*Head-Smashed-In Buffalo Jump near [[Fort Macleod]], [[Alberta]]
 +
*[[Wood Buffalo National Park]]
 +
*Canadian Rocky Mountain Parks: [[Banff National Park]] | [[Hamber Provincial Park]] | [[Jasper National Park]] | [[Kootenay National Park]] | [[Mount Robson Provincial Park]] | [[Mount Assiniboine Provincial Park]] | [[Yoho National Park]]
 +
*Historic district of Old [[Québec City]]
 +
*[[Gros Morne National Park]]
 +
*Old town [[Lunenburg]]
 +
*[[Miguasha Park]]
 +
* [[Kluane National Park|Kluane]] / [[Wrangell-St. Elias National Park and Preserve|Wrangell-St. Elias]] / [[Glacier Bay National Park|Glacier Bay]] / [[Tatshenshini-Alsek Provincial Wilderness Park|Tatshenshini-Alsek]] (1979, 1992, 1994)
 +
*[[Waterton Glacier International Peace Park]]: [[Waterton Lakes National Park]] | [[Glacier National Park]]
 +
*The [[Rideau Canal]]
 +
*Joggins Fossil Cliffs in [[Cumberland County (Nova Scotia)|Cumberland County]], [[Nova Scotia]] (2008)
 +
* [[Riding Mountain National Park]] forms the core of the Riding Mountain Biosphere Reserve
 +
*The Landscape of [[Grand-Pré]] (2012)
  
*Historic centre (old town) of [[Tallinn]]
+
===[[Costa Rica]]===
*[[Struve Geodetic Arc]]
+
 
 +
*[[Cocos Island National Park]]
 +
*Area de Conservación [[Guanacaste]]  
 +
*[[Talamanca Range]]-[[La Amistad Reserves]]/[[La Amistad National Park]]
  
===[[Finland]]===
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===[[Cuba]]===
[[Image:Suomenlinna-800px.jpg|thumb|[[Helsinki#Islands|Suomenlinna]], [[Finland]]]]
 
  
*Bronze Age Burial Site of [[Sammallahdenmäki]], near [[Rauma]]
+
*Urban Historic Centre of [[Cienfuegos]]
*[[Helsinki#Islands|Fortress of Suomenlinna]], [[Helsinki]]
+
*Old [[Havana]] and its fortifications
*[[Rauma|Old Rauma]]
+
*[[Trinidad (Cuba)|Trinidad]] and the [[Valley de los Ingenios]]
*[[Petäjävesi]] Old Church
+
*San Pedro de la Roca castle, [[Santiago de Cuba]]
*Verla Groundwood and Board Mill, [[Kouvola|Jaala]]
+
*[[Desembarco del Granma National Park]]
*[[Kvarken Archipelago]]/High Coast
+
*Vinales Valley near [[Viñales]] in the [[Pinar del Rio (province)|Pinar del Rio province]]
*[[Struve Geodetic Arc]]
+
*Archaeological landscape of the first coffee plantations in the Southeast of Cuba ([[Sierra Maestra]])
 +
*[[Alejandro de Humboldt National Park]]
 +
*Historic Centre of [[Camagüey]]
 +
 
 +
===[[Curaçao]]===
 +
 
 +
* Historic Area of [[Willemstad]], Inner City and Harbour
 +
 
 +
===[[Dominica]]===
  
===[[France]]===
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*[[Morne Trois Pitons National Park]]
[[Image:Mont Saint Michel near.jpg|thumb|[[Mont Saint Michel|Mont-Saint Michel and its Bay]], [[France]]]]
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[[Image:ParisView.jpg|thumb|[[Paris|Banks of the Seine]], [[France]]]]
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===[[Dominican Republic]]===
* Episcopal City of [[Albi]]
+
 
* [[Mont-Saint-Michel]] and its Bay
+
*Colonial city of [[Santo Domingo]]
* [[Chartres]] Cathedral
+
 
* Palace and Park of [[Versailles]]
+
===[[El Salvador]]===
* [[Vézelay]], Church and Hill
+
 
* Prehistoric Sites and Decorated Caves of the [[Vézère Valley]], in [[Dordogne]] Region
+
*[[La Libertad#Other destinations|Joya de Ceren]] archaeological site (1993)
* Palace and Park of [[Fontainebleau]]
+
 
* [[Amiens]] Cathedral
+
===[[Greenland]]===
* [[Orange (Provence)|Roman Theatre and its Surroundings and the "Triumphal Arch" of Orange]]
+
*[[Ilulissat]] Icefjord
* Roman and Romanesque Monuments of [[Arles]]
+
 
* Cistercian Abbey of [[Fontenay]]
+
===[[Guatemala]]===
* Royal Saltworks of [[Arc-et-Senans]]
+
[[Image:Tikal.jpg|thumb|200px|[[Tikal|Tikal National Park]], [[Guatemala]]]]
* Place Stanislas, Place de la Carrière and Place d'Alliance in [[Nancy]]
+
 
* Church of [[Saint-Savin sur Gartempe]]
+
* [[Antigua Guatemala]]
* Cape Girolata, Cape Porto, Scandola Nature Reserve and the Piana Calanches in [[Corsica]]
+
* Archaeological Park and Ruins of [[Quirigua]]
* [[Le Pont du Gard]] (Roman Aqueduct)
+
* [[Tikal]] National Park
* [[Strasbourg]] - Grande île
 
* [[Paris]], Banks of the Seine
 
* Cathedral of Notre-Dame, Former Abbey of Saint-Remi and Palace of Tau, [[Reims]]
 
* [[Bourges]] Cathedral
 
* [[Le Havre]]
 
* Historic Centre of [[Avignon]]
 
* Canal du Midi, which runs from [[Toulouse]] to [[Sète]]
 
* Historic Fortified City of [[Carcassonne]]
 
* Pyrénées - [[Mont Perdu]]
 
* [[Routes of Santiago de Compostela in France]]
 
* Historic Site of [[Lyon|Lyon]]
 
* Jurisdiction of [[Bordeaux#Get Out| Saint-Emilion]]
 
* The [[Loire Valley]] between Sully-sur-Loire and Chalonnes
 
* Belfries of Belgium and France: Belfry of the Town Hall, [[Armentières]] | Belfry of the Town Hall, [[Bailleul]] | Belfry of [[Bergues]] | Belfry of the Church of St-Martin, [[Cambrai]] | Belfry of the Town Hal,l [[Comines]] | Belfry of the Town Hall, [[Douai]] | Belfry of the Church of St-Eloi, [[Dunkerque]]| Belfry of the Town Hall, [[Dunkerque]] | Belfry of [[Gravelines]] | Belfry of the Town Hall, [[Lille]] | Belfry of the Town Hall [[Loos]] | Belfry of the Town Hall, [[Aire-sur-la-Lys]] | Belfry of the Town Hall, [[Arras]] | Belfry of [[Béthune]] | Belfry of the Town Hall [[Boulogne-sur-Mer]] | Belfry of the Town Hall [[Calais]] | Belfry of the Town Hall, [[Hesdin]] | Belfry [[Abbeville]]| Belfry [[Amiens]]| Belfry of the Old Community Hall, [[Doullens]]| Belfry of [[Lucheux]]| Belfry of [[Rue]]| Belfry of [[Saint-Riquier]] (For Belgian Belfries see [[UNESCO_World_Heritage_List#Belgium| Belgium]] above)
 
* [[Provins]], Town of Medieval Fairs
 
* The Historic Centre of [[Bordeaux]], Port of the Moon
 
* Fortifications of Vauban in [[Briançon]]
 
* [[Cevennes|The Causses and the Cévennes, Mediterranean Agro-pastoral Cultural Landscape]] (2011)
 
* Prehistoric Pile Dwellings around the Alps (Switzerland, Austria, France, Germany, Italy, Slovenia)
 
  
===[[Georgia (country)|Georgia]]===
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===[[Haiti]]===
<!-- All sites up to 2010 -->
 
[[Image:Jvari.jpg|thumb|200px|[[Mtskheta|Historical Monuments of Mtskheta]], [[Georgia (country)|Georgia]]]]
 
  
* [[Kutaisi#See|Bagrati Cathedral and Gelati Monastery]] (1994)
+
*National History Park - Citadel, Sans Souci, Ramiers
* Historical Monuments of [[Mtskheta]] (1994)
+
 
* Upper [[Svaneti]] (1996)
+
===[[Honduras]]===
 +
 
 +
*Maya Site of [[Copán Ruinas|Copán]]
 +
*[[Río Plátano Biosphere Reserve]]
 +
 
 +
===[[Mexico]]===
 +
[[Image:Palenque.jpg|thumb|200px|[[Palenque|Pre-Hispanic City and National Park of Palenque]], [[Mexico]]]]
 +
[[Image:El-Tajin-portion.jpg|thumb|200px|[[El Tajin]], [[Mexico]]]]
  
===[[Germany]]===
+
*Agave Landscape and Ancient Industrial Facilities of [[Tequila]]
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*Ancient Maya City of [[Calakmul]], Campeche
[[Image:Hildesheim-St Michaels Church outside.jpg|thumb|200px|[[Hildesheim|Church of Saint Michael]], [[Germany]]]]
+
*Archaeological Monuments Zone of [[Xochicalco]]
[[Image:Koln dom.JPG|thumb|[[Cologne|Cologne Cathedral]], [[Germany]]]]
+
*Archeological Zone of Paquimé, Casas Grandes, [[Chihuahua]]
[[Image:Assmannshausen Village.JPG|thumb|[[Rhine Valley|Upper Middle Rhine Valley]] [[Germany]]]]
+
*Camino Real de Tierra Adentro
* [[Aachen]] Cathedral (1978)
+
*Earliest 16th-Century Monasteries on the Slopes of [[Popocatepetl]]
* [[Speyer]] Cathedral (1981)
+
*[[El Tajin]], Pre-Hispanic City
* [[Wurzburg | Würzburg]] Residence with the Court Gardens and Residence Square (1981)
+
*Historic Centre of [[Mexico City]] and [[Xochimilco]]
* Pilgrimage Church of Wies (1983)
+
*Historic Centre of [[Morelia]]
* Castles of Augustusburg and Falkenlust at [[Cologne#Get out| Brühl]] (1984)
+
*Historic Centre of [[Oaxaca (city)|Oaxaca]] and Archaeological Site of Monte Albán
* St. Mary's Cathedral and St. Michael's Church at [[Hildesheim]] (1985)
+
*Historic Centre of [[Puebla]]
* Roman Monuments, Cathedral of St. Peter and Church of Our Lady in [[Trier]] (1986)
+
*Historic Centre of [[Zacatecas]]
* Hanseatic City of [[Lübeck]] (1987)
+
*Historic Fortified Town of [[Campeche]]
* Palaces and Parks of [[Potsdam]] and [[Berlin]] (1990)
+
*Historic Monuments Zone of Querétaro
* Abbey and Altenmünster of [[Lorsch]] (1991)
+
*Historic Monuments Zone of Tlacotalpan
* Mines of Rammelsberg, Historic Town of [[Goslar]] and Upper Harz Water Management System
+
*Historic Town of Guanajuato and Adjacent Mines
* [[Maulbronn]] Monastery Complex (1993)
+
*Hospicio Cabañas, [[Guadalajara]]
* Town of [[Bamberg]] (1993)
+
*Islands of the Gulf of California
* Collegiate Church, Castle, and Old Town of [[Quedlinburg]] (1994)
+
*[[Luis Barragán House and Studio]]
* [[Saarbrücken|Völklingen]] Ironworks (1994)
+
*Pre-Hispanic City and National Park of [[Palenque]]
* [[Darmstadt#Get Out|Messel Pit Fossil Site]] (1995)
+
*Pre-Hispanic City of [[Chichen Itza]]
* [[Cologne]] Cathedral (1996)
+
*Pre-Hispanic City of [[Teotihuacan]]
* Bauhaus and its Sites in [[Weimar]] and [[Dessau]] (1996)
+
*Prehispanic City of [[Uxmal]]
* Luther Memorials in [[Eisleben ]] and [[Wittenberg]] (1996)
+
*Prehistoric caves of Yagul and Mitla in the Central Valley of [[Oaxaca]]
* Classical [[Weimar]] (1998)
+
*Rock Paintings of the [[Sierra de San Francisco]]
* [[Berlin/Mitte#Museums_and_Galleries|Museumsinsel]] (Museum Island), [[Berlin]] (1999)
+
*[[Sian Ka'an]] biosphere reserve, Quintana Roo
* Wartburg Castle near [[Eisenach]] (1999)
+
*Whale Sanctuary of [[El Vizcaino]]
* Garden Kingdom of [[Dessau]]-Wörlitz (2000)
+
*Franciscan Missions in the Sierra Gorda of [[Querétaro]]
* Monastic Island of [[Reichenau]] (2000)
+
*Central University City Campus of the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM), [[Mexico City]]
* Zollverein Coal Mine Industrial Complex in [[Essen]] (2001)
+
*[[Monarch Butterfly Biosphere Reserve]]
* [[Rhine Valley|Upper Middle Rhine Valley]], between [[Koblenz]] and [[Mainz]] (2002)
+
*Protective Town of [[San Miguel]] and the Sanctuary of Jesús Nazareno de Atotonilco, [[Guanajuato]]
* Historic Centres of [[Stralsund]] and [[Wismar]] (2002)
 
* Town Hall and Roland on the Marketplace of [[Bremen]] (2004)
 
* Muskauer Park around [[Bad Muskau]] (2004)
 
* Frontiers of the Roman Empire, including the [[Bad Homburg|Roman Limes]] (2005)
 
* Old town of [[Regensburg]] with Stadtamhof (2006)
 
* [[Berlin]] Modernism Housing Estates (2008)
 
* The [[Northern Germany|Wadden Sea]], along the coast of [[Lower Saxony]] and [[Schleswig-Holstein]], including the [[East Frisian Islands|East]] and [[North Frisian Islands]]. (site shared with [[Netherlands]]) (2009)
 
* [[Alfeld|Fagus Factory in Alfeld]] (2011)
 
* Prehistoric Pile Dwellings around the Alps (Switzerland, Austria, France, Germany, Italy, Slovenia)
 
  
===[[Greece]]===
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===[[Nicaragua]]===
  
* Temple of Apollo Epicurius at [[Bassae]]
+
* Ruins of [[León (Nicaragua)|Leon]] Viejo
* Archaeological Site of [[Delphi]]
+
* [[León (Nicaragua)|Leon Cathedral]] (2011)
* Acropolis, [[Athens]]
 
* [[Mount Athos]]
 
* [[Meteora]]
 
* Paleochristian and Byzantine Monuments of [[Thessaloniki]]
 
* Archaeological Site of [[Epidaurus]]
 
* Medieval City of [[Rhodes]]
 
* Mystras, [[Sparta]]
 
* Archaeological Site of [[Olympia (Greece)|Olympia]]
 
* [[Delos]], [[Cyclades]]
 
* Monasteries of Daphni, Hossios Luckas and Nea Moni of Chios
 
* Pythagoreion and Heraion of [[Samos]]
 
* Archaeological Site of Vergina
 
* Archaeological Sites of Mycenae and Tiryns, [[Corinth]]
 
* Historic Centre (Chorá) with the Monastery of Saint John "the Theologian" and the Cave of the Apocalypse on the Island of [[Pátmos]]
 
* The Old Town of [[Corfu]]
 
  
===[[Hungary]]===
+
===[[Panama]]===
  
*Caves of the [[Aggtelek]] and [[Slovak Karst]]
+
*Coiba National Park
*[[Budapest]], the Banks of the [[Danube]], the Buda Castle Quarter, and Andrássy Avenue
+
*[[Talamanca Range]]-[[La Amistad Reserves]]/[[La Amistad National Park]]
*[[Fertö Lake|Fertö]]/[[Neusiedler Lake|Neusiedlersee]] cultural landscape
+
*Fortifications on the Caribbean Side of Panama: [[Portobelo]]-[[San Lorenzo (Panama)|San Lorenzo]]
*Old Village of [[Hollókő]] and its Surroundings
+
*[[Darien National Park]]
*[[Hortob&aacute;gy National Park]]
+
*Archaeological Site of Panamá Viejo and Historic District of Panamá
*Millenary Benedictine Monastery of [[Pannonhalma]] and its Natural Environment
 
*[[P&eacute;cs]] (Sopianae) Early Christian Cemetery
 
*[[Tokaj-Hegyalja| Tokaj]] Wine Region Cultural Landscape
 
  
===[[Iceland]]===
+
===[[Puerto Rico]]===
 +
See [[USA]].
  
*[[Thingvellir|Þingvellir]] National Park
+
===[[Saint Kitts and Nevis]]===
*[[Surtsey]]
 
  
===[[Ireland]]===
+
*[[Brimstone Hill Fortress National Park]]
  
*Archaeological Ensemble of the Bend of the Boyne ([[Brú Na Bóinne Archaeological Park|Brú Na Bóinne Archaeological Park]])
+
===[[Saint Lucia]]===
*[[Skellig Michael]]
 
  
===[[Italy]]===
+
*Pitons Management Area
[[Image:Tower of pisa.JPG|thumb|200px|[[Pisa|Piazza del Duomo, Pisa]], [[Italy]]]]
 
[[Image:Trulli.jpg|thumb|200px|[[Alberobello|Trulli of Alberobello]], [[Italy]]]]
 
[[Image:Grand Canal.JPG|thumb|[[Venice|Venice and its Lagoon]], [[Italy]]]]
 
  
* 18th-Century Royal Palace at [[Caserta]] with the Park, the Aqueduct of Vanvitelli and the San Leucio Complex
+
===[[United States of America]]===
* [[Amalfi Coast]]
+
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* Archaeological Area and the Patriarchal Basilica of [[Aquileia]]
+
[[Image:Clepsydra.jpg|thumb|200px|[[Yellowstone National Park]], [[United States]]]]
* Archaeological Area of [[Agrigento]]
+
 
* Archaeological Areas of [[Pompeii]], [[Herculaneum]], and [[Torre Annunziata]]
+
[[Image:Liberty Bell.jpg|thumb|200px|[[Philadelphia/Old City|Independence Hall]], [[United States]]]]
* [[Assisi]], the Basilica of San Francesco and Other Franciscan Sites
+
 
* Botanical Garden (Orto Botanico), [[Padova]]
+
* [[Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site]] (1982)
* [[Castel del Monte]], Andria ([[Bari]])
+
* [[Carlsbad Caverns National Park]] (1995)
* Cathedral, Torre Civica and Piazza Grande, [[Modena]]
+
* [[Chaco Culture National Historical Park]] (1987)
* Church and Dominican Convent of Santa Maria delle Grazie with "The Last Supper" by "Leonardo da Vinci" in [[Milan]]
+
* [[Everglades National Park]] (1979)
* [[Cilento and Vallo di Diano National Park]] with the Archeological sites of [[Paestum]] and [[Elea|Velia]], and the [[Certosa di Padula]]
+
* [[Grand Canyon]] (1979)
* City of [[Verona]]
+
* [[Great Smoky Mountains National Park]] (1983)
* City of [[Vicenza]] and the Palladian Villas of the [[Veneto]]
+
* [[Hawaii Volcanoes National Park]] (1987)
* [[Bergamo#Get_out|Crespi d'Adda]]
+
* [[Philadelphia/Old City|Independence Hall]] in [[Philadelphia]], [[Pennsylvania]] (1979)
* The [[South Tyrol|Dolomites]] (2009)
+
* La Fortaleza and San Juan National Historic Site in [[San Juan/Old San Juan|Old San Juan]], [[San Juan]], [[Puerto Rico]] (1983)
* Early Christian Monuments of [[Ravenna]]
+
* [[Mammoth Cave National Park]] (1981)
* Etruscan Necropolises of [[Cerveteri]] and [[Tarquinia]]
+
* [[Mesa Verde National Park]] (1978)
* [[Ferrara]], City of the Renaissance and its Po Delta
+
* Monticello and the University of Virginia in [[Charlottesville]], [[Virginia]] (1987)
* Historic Centre of [[Florence]]
+
* [[Olympic National Park]] (1981)
* Historic Centre of [[Naples]]
+
* [[Papahānaumokuākea]], [[Hawaii]] (2010)
* Historic Centre of [[Rome]], the Properties of the Holy See in that City Enjoying Extraterritorial Rights, and [[San Paolo Fuori le Mura]]
+
* Pueblo de Taos outside the town of [[Taos]], [[New Mexico]] (1992)
* Historic Centre of [[San Gimignano]]
+
* [[Redwood National Park|Redwood National and State Parks]] (1980)
* Historic Centre of [[Siena]]
+
* [[Statue of Liberty]] in [[New York City|New York]] (1984)
* Historic Centre of [[Urbino]]
+
* [[Yellowstone National Park]] (1978)
* Historic Centre of the City of [[Pienza]]
+
* [[Yosemite National Park]] (1984)
* I Sassi di Matera
+
* [[Waterton Glacier International Peace Park]]: [[Waterton Lakes National Park]] | [[Glacier National Park]] (1995)
* Isole Eolie ([[Aeolian Islands]])
+
 
* The Landscape of [[Val d'Orcia]]  
+
==Oceania==
* Late Baroque Towns of the Noto Valley: [[Noto]], [[Caltagirone]], [[Militello Val di Catania]], [[Catania]], [[Modica]], [[Palazzolo]], [[Ragusa]] and [[Scicli]] (South-eastern [[Sicily]])
+
 
* Monte San Giorgio
+
===[[Australia]]===
* Piazza del Duomo, [[Pisa]]
+
[[Image:Fraser 75MileBeach.jpg|thumb|200px|[[Fraser Island]], [[Australia]]]]
* [[Portovenere]], [[Cinque Terre]], and the Islands ([[Palmaria]], [[Tino]] and [[Tinetto]])
+
[[Image:Uluru large.jpg|thumb|[[Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park|Uluru]]]]
* Residences of the Royal House of Savoy in and around [[Turin]]
 
* Rock Drawings in [[Valcamonica]]
 
* Su Nuraxi di Barumini
 
* [[Syracuse (Sicily)|Syracuse]] and the Rocky Necropolis of Pantalica
 
* The Trulli of [[Alberobello]], ([[Bari]])
 
* [[Venice]] and its Lagoon
 
* Villa Adriana, [[Tivoli]]
 
* Villa Romana del Casale, [[Piazza Armerina]]
 
* Villa d'Este, [[Tivoli]]
 
* Sacri Monti of [[Piedmont]] and [[Lombardy]]
 
* The Strade Nuove and the system of the Palazzi dei Rolli, in the historic centre of [[Genoa]]
 
* [[Mantua]] and [[Sabbioneta]]
 
* Rhaetian Railway in the [[Albula]] / [[Bernina]] Landscapes
 
* Longobards in Italy. Places of the Power (2011)
 
* Prehistoric Pile Dwellings around the Alps (Switzerland, Austria, France, Germany, Italy, Slovenia)
 
  
===[[Latvia]]===
+
* Australian Convict Sites (eleven sites)
 
+
* [[Sydney/City#Landmarks|Sydney Opera House]]
*Historic Centre of [[Riga]]
+
* [[Oxley Wild Rivers National Park]]
*[[Struve Geodetic Arc]]
+
* [[Willandra Lakes]] region
 +
* [[Lord Howe Island|Lord Howe Island Group]]
 +
* The greater [[Blue Mountains]] area
 +
* [[Great Barrier Reef]]
 +
* Wet Tropics of [[Queensland]]
 +
* [[Fraser Island]]
 +
* [[Gondwana Rainforest of Australia]], Queensland/New South Wales (previously known as Central Eastern Rainforest Reserves)
 +
* [[Kakadu National Park]]
 +
* [[Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park]]
 +
* Tasmanian Wilderness: [[Central Plateau (Tasmania)|Central Plateau]] Conservation and Protected Areas | [[Walls of Jerusalem National Park]] | [[Cradle Mountain-Lake St Clair National Park|Cradle Mountain-Lake St. Clair National Park]] | [[Franklin-Gordon Wild Rivers National Park]] | [[Adamsfield Conservation Area]] | [[Southwest National Park]] | [[Hartz Mountains National Park]]
 +
* [[Macquarie Island]]
 +
* [[Shark Bay]]
 +
* [[Purnululu National Park]]  ''(including the Bungle Bungles)'
 +
* Australian Fossil Mammal Sites ([[Riversleigh]]/[[Naracoorte]])
 +
* [[Melbourne/Carlton#See|Royal Exhibition Building and Carlton Gardens]] in [[Melbourne]]
 +
* [[Heard Island|Heard]] and [[McDonald Islands]]
 +
* Ningaloo Coast ([[Exmouth]] and [[Coral Bay]]) (2011)
  
===[[Lithuania]]===
+
===[[Kiribati]]===
 +
[[Kiribati#Phoenix Islands and the Phoenix Island Protected Area|Phoenix Islands Protected Area]]
  
*[[Kernave]] Archeological Site (Cultural Reserve of Kernave)
+
===[[Marshall Islands]]===
*[[Vilnius]] Historic Centre
 
*[[Curonian Spit]]
 
*[[Struve Geodetic Arc]]
 
  
===[[Luxembourg]]===
+
* Bikini Atoll, nuclear tests site
  
* City of [[Luxembourg (city)|Luxembourg]]: its Old Quarters and Fortifications
+
===[[New Caledonia]]===
  
===[[Republic of Macedonia|Macedonia]]===
+
*Lagoons of New Caledonia
[[Image:Samoil thb.jpg|thumb|200px|[[Ohrid|Ohrid Region]], [[Macedonia]]]]
 
  
*[[Ohrid]] Region with its Cultural and Historic Aspect and its Natural Environment
+
===[[New Zealand]]===
  
===[[Malta]]===
+
*[[Sub-Antarctic Islands (New Zealand)|New Zealand Sub-Antarctic Islands]]: Snares Islands, Bounty Islands, Antipodes Islands, Auckland Islands, Campbell Islands
 +
*[[Tongariro National Park]]
 +
*[[Te Wahipounamu]]
 +
**[[Aoraki Mount Cook National Park|Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park]]
 +
**[[Westland National Park|Westland/Tai Poutini National Park]]
 +
**[[Mount Aspiring National Park]]
 +
**[[Fiordland National Park]]
  
*City of [[Valletta]]
+
===[[Papua New Guinea]]===
*[[Valletta| Hal Saflieni Hypogeum]]
 
*[[Megalithic Temples of Malta]]
 
  
===[[Moldova]]===
+
*[[Kuk Early Agricultural Site]] in [[South-western provinces (Papua New Guinea)|Western Province]]
  
*[[Struve Geodetic Arc]]
+
===[[Palau]]===
  
===[[Montenegro]]===
+
* [[Rock Islands]] Southern Lagoon (2012)
  
* [[Durmitor National Park]] (1980)
+
===[[Pitcairn Islands]]===
* Natural and Culturo-Historical Region of [[Kotor]] (1979)
 
  
===[[Netherlands|The Netherlands]]===
+
*[[Pitcairn Islands|Henderson Island]]
  
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+
===[[Solomon Islands]]===
  
* [[Amsterdam/Canal Ring|Canal Ring]], [[Amsterdam]]
+
*[[East Rennell]]
* Defence Line of Amsterdam, [[North Holland]]
+
 
* Beemster Polder, [[Beemster]]
+
===[[Vanuatu]]===
* D.F. Wouda Steam Pumping Station, [[Lemmer]]
 
* Mill Network, [[Kinderdijk]]
 
* Rietveld Schröder House, [[Utrecht]]
 
* Schokland and Surroundings, [[Noordoostpolder]]
 
* The Wadden Sea, [[West Frisian Islands]] (site shared with [[Germany]])
 
  
===[[Norway]]===
+
*Chief Roi Mata’s Domain
  
* [[Røros]] Mining Town and the Circumference
+
==South America==
* [[Vega (Norway)|Vega]] Islands
 
* Docks of [[Bergen#Bryggen|Bergen]]
 
* [[Luster|Urnes]] Stave Church
 
* Rock Art of [[Alta]]
 
* West Norwegian Fjords - [[Geiranger|Geirangerfjord]] and [[Gudvangen|Nærøyfjord]]
 
*[[Struve Geodetic Arc]]
 
  
===[[Poland]]===
+
===[[Argentina]]===
[[Image:Old Town Square in Warsaw.jpeg|thumb|[[Warsaw|Historic Centre of Warsaw]], [[Poland]]]]
+
[[Image:Argentina Ischigualasto Submarine.jpg|thumb|200px|[[Ischigualasto Natural Park]], [[Argentina]]]]
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* [[Bialowieza Forest|Białowieski National Park]] in [[Bialowieza|Białowieża]]
 
* [[Kalwaria Zebrzydowska]]: the Mannerist Architectural and Park Landscape Complex and Pilgrimage Park
 
* [[Krakow|Kraków]] Historic Centre
 
* [[Wieliczka]] Salt Mine
 
* [[Auschwitz|Auschwitz Birkenau: German Nazi Concentration and Extermination Camp (1940-1945)]] outside [[Oswiecim|Oświęcim]]
 
* Wooden churches of [[Southern Little Poland]]
 
* Park Mużakowski in [[Leknica|Łęknica]]
 
* Castle of the Teutonic Order in [[Malbork]]
 
* Medieval Town of [[Torun|Toruń]]
 
* Historic Centre of [[Warsaw]]
 
* Centennial Hall in [[Wroclaw|Wrocław]]
 
* Churches of Peace in [[Jawor]] and [[Swidnica|Świdnica]]
 
* Old City of [[Zamosc|Zamość]]
 
  
===[[Portugal]]===
+
*[[El Calafate| Los Glaciares]]
[[Image:Douro Valley Regua.jpg|thumb|200px|[[Douro|Alto Douro Wine Region]], [[Portugal]]]]
+
*[[Iguaçu Falls|Iguazu National Park]]
*[[Douro|Alto Douro]] Wine Region
+
*Cueva de las Manos, [[Rio Pinturas]]
*Central Zone of the Town of [[Angra do Heroísmo]] on [[Terceira Island]], [[Azores]]
+
*[[Peninsula Valdes|Valdes Peninsula]]
*Convent of Christ in [[Tomar]]
+
*The Jesuit Block and Estancias of [[Cordoba (city, Argentina)|Cordoba]]
*Cultural Landscape of [[Sintra]]
+
*[[Ischigualasto Natural Park|Ischigualasto]]/[[Talampaya Natural Park]]s
*Historic Centre of [[Évora]]
+
*[[Quebrada de Humahuaca]] in [[Jujuy]]
*Historic Centre of [[Guimarães]]
+
*Jesuit Missions of the Guaranis: [[San Ignacio Mini]] | Nuestra Señora de Santa Ana | Nuestra Señora de Loreto | Santa Maria la Mayor
*Historic Centre of [[Porto]]
 
*Landscape of the [[Pico]] Island Vineyard Culture
 
*Laurisilva forests of [[Madeira]]
 
*Monastery of [[Alcobaca|Alcoba&ccedil;a]]
 
*Monastery of [[Batalha]]
 
*Monastery of the Hieronymites and Tower of Belem in [[Lisbon]]
 
*Prehistoric Rock-Art Sites in the [[Coa Valley|C&ocirc;a Valley]] and Siega Verde
 
  
===[[Romania]]===
+
===[[Bolivia]]===
 +
[[Image:Tiwanaku 02.jpg|thumb|200px|[[Tiwanaku]], [[Bolivia]]]]
  
*Churches of [[Moldavia]]
+
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*Dacian Fortresses of the [[Orastie Mountains]] (see also [[Sarmizegetusa]])
 
*[[Danube Delta]]
 
*Historic Centre of [[Sighisoara]]
 
*Monastery of [[Horezu]]
 
*Villages with fortified churches in [[Transylvania]]
 
*Wooden Churches of [[Maramures]]
 
  
===[[Russia]]===
+
*City of [[Potosí]] (1987)
[[Image:Moscow Red Square.jpg|thumb|[[Moscow|Kremlin and Red Square]], [[Russia]]]]
+
*[[Jesuit Missions of the Chiquitos]] (1990)
*Architectural Ensemble of the Trinity Sergius Lavra in [[Sergiev Posad]], [[Moscow Oblast]]
+
*Historic city of [[Sucre]] (1991)
*Central Sikhote-Alin mountains, [[Primorsky Krai]]
+
*Fuerte de [[Samaipata]] (1998)
*Church of the Ascension, [[Kolomenskoye]]
+
*[[Noel Kempff Mercado National Park]] (2000)
*Cultural and Historic Ensemble of the [[Solovetsky Islands]], a.k.a. Solovki, [[Arkhangelsk Oblast]]
+
*[[Tiwanaku]]: spiritual and political centre of the Tiwanaku culture (2000)
*Curonian Spit, [[Kaliningrad Oblast]]
+
 
*Ensemble of the Ferapontov Monastery, [[Vologda Oblast]]
+
===[[Brazil]]===
*Ensemble of the Novodevichy Convent, [[Moscow]]
+
[[Image:300px-Ouropreto1.jpg|thumb|200px|[[Ouro Preto|Historic Town of Ouro Preto]], [[Brazil]]]]
*Golden Mountains of [[Altai Republic|Altai]]
+
 
*Historic Center of [[Saint Petersburg]] and Related Groups of Monuments
+
*Historic Town of [[Ouro Preto]]
*Historic Monuments of [[Novgorod]] and Surroundings
+
*Historic Centre of the Town of [[Olinda]]
*Historic and Architectural Complex of the [[Kazan]] Kremlin
+
*Historic Centre of [[Salvador | Salvador da Bahia]]
*[[Kizhi]] Island
+
*Sanctuary of Bom Jesus de [[Congonhas]]
*Kremlin and Red Square, [[Moscow]]
+
*[[Iguaçu National Park]] - see [[Iguaçu Falls]]
*[[Lake Baikal]]
+
*[[Brasilia]]
*Natural System of [[Wrangel Island]] Reserve, [[Chukotka]]
+
*[[Serra da Capivara National Park]]
*[[Putoransky Nature Reserve|Putorana Plateau]]
+
*Historic Centre of [[Sao Luis]]
*Virgin Komi Forests, [[Komi Republic]].
+
*Historic Centre of the town of [[Diamantina]]
*Volcanoes of [[Kamchatka]]
+
*Discovery Coast Atlantic Forest Reserves: [[Una Biological Reserve]] | [[Pau Brasil CEPLAC Experimental Station]] | [[Sooretama Biological Reserve]] | [[Monte Pascoal National Park]] | [[Pau Brasil National Park]] | [[Descobrimento National Park]] | [[Veracruz Station Private Natural Heritage Reserve]] | [[Linhares Forest Reserve]]
*[[Krasnodar Krai#Other destinations|Western Caucasus]]
+
*Atlantic Forest Biosphere Reserves: [[Guaraqueçaba Ecological Station]] | [[Xituê Ecological Station]] | [[Chauás Ecological Station]] | [[Juréia-Itatins Ecological Station]] | [[Ilha do Mel Ecological Station]] | [[Guaraguaçu Ecological Station]] | [[Carlos Botelho State Park]] | [[Intervales State Park]] | [[Ilha do Cardoso State Park]] | [[Jacupiranga State Park]] | [[Pariquera-Abaixo State Park]] | [[Alto Ribeira State Tourist Park]] | [[Superagüi National Park]] | [[Lauraceas State Park]] | [[Pico do Marumbi State Park]] | [[Roberto E. Lange State Park]] | [[Serra da Graciosa State Park]] | [[Pau Oco State Park]] | [[Serras do Cordeiro, Paratiu, Itapuã e Itinga Wildlife Zone]] | [[Serras de Arrepiado e Tombador Wildlife Zone]] | [[Mangues Wildlife Zone]] | [[Serra do Itapitangui (e Mandira) Wildlife Zone]] | [[Ilhas Oceânicas Wildlife Zone]] | [[Ilha Comprida Wildlife Zone]] | [[Salto Morato Private Reserve of Natural Protection]] | [[Cananéia-Iguape-Peruíbe Environmental Protection Area]] | [[Guaraqueçaba Environmental Protection Area]] | [[Ilha Comprida Environmental Protection Area]] | [[Serra do Mar Environmental Protection Area]] | [[Marumbi Environmental Protection Area]]
*White Monuments of [[Vladimir]] and [[Suzdal]]
+
*[[Pantanal]] Conservation Area
*Historical Center of the City of [[Yaroslavl]]
+
*Central Amazon Conservation Complex: [[Jaú National Park]]
*Citadel, Ancient City and Fortress Buildings of [[Derbent]]
+
*Cerrado Protected Areas: [[Chapada dos Veadeiros National Park|Chapada dos Veadeiros]] and [[Emas National Park]]s
*[[Tuva| Uvs Nuur Basin]], in [[Tuva]], [[Eastern Siberia]]
+
*Brazilian Atlantic Islands: [[Fernando de Noronha]] and [[Rocas Atoll|Atol das Rocas]] Reserves
*[[Struve Geodetic Arc]]
+
*Historic Centre of the Town of [[Goias (city)|Goias]]
 +
*Jesuit Missions of the Guaranis: [[São Miguel das Missões]]
 +
*São Francisco Square in the Town of [[São Cristovão]]
 +
*[[Rio de Janeiro]], Carioca Landscapes between the Mountain and the Sea (2012)
  
===[[San Marino]]===
+
===[[Chile]]===
 +
[[Image:Moai.jpg|thumb|150px|[[Rapa Nui National Park]], [[Easter Island]]]]
  
*[[San Marino]] Historic Centre and Monte Titano
+
*[[Rapa Nui National Park]] - see [[Easter Island]]
 +
*Churches of [[Chiloe Island]]: Achao, Quinchao and Caguach churches, [[Quinchao]] | Castro, Rilán, Nercón and Chelín churches, [[Castro (Chile)|Castro]] | Aldachildo, Ichuac and Detif churches, [[Puqueldón]] | Vilupuili and Chonchi churches, [[Chonchi]] | Tenaún and Colo churches, [[Quemchi]] | San Juan  and Dalcahue churches, [[Dalcahue]]
 +
*Humberstone and Santa Laura Saltpeter Works, Atacama Desert
 +
*Historic quarter of the seaport city of [[Valparaíso]]
 +
*[[Sewell]] Mining Town
 +
 
 +
===[[Colombia]]===
  
===[[Serbia]]===
+
*Port, Fortresses and Group of Monuments, [[Cartagena (Colombia)|Cartagena]]
 +
*[[Los Katios National Park]]
 +
*Historic Centre of [[Santa Cruz de Mompox]]
 +
*National Archaeological Park of [[Tierradentro]]
 +
*[[San Agustin]] Archaeological Park
 +
*[[Malpelo Fauna and Flora Sanctuary]]
 +
* Coffee Cultural Landscape of Colombia ([[Pacifica (Colombia)|Pacifica]] and [[Andino]] regions)
  
 +
===[[Ecuador]]===
  
*[[Stari Ras]] and [[Sopocani]]  
+
*[[Galapagos Islands]]
*[[Studenica]] [[Studenica monastery|Monastery]]
+
*City of [[Quito]]
*[[Gamzigrad]]-Romuliana, Palace of Galerius
+
*[[Sangay National Park]]
*Medieval Monuments in [[Kosovo]]
+
*Historic centre of Santa Ana de los Rios de [[Cuenca (Ecuador)|Cuenca]]
  
===[[Slovakia]]===
+
===[[Paraguay]]===
  
*Caves of the [[Aggtelek]] and [[Slovak Karst]]
+
* [[Trinidad (Paraguay)|Jesuit Missions of La Santisima Trinidad de Paraná]] and Jesus de Tavarangue near [[Encarnacion]]
*Historic Town of [[Banska Stiavnica]] and the Technical Monuments in its Vicinity
+
 
*[[Bardejov]] Town Conservation Reserve
+
===[[Peru]]===
*[[Spissky Hrad|Spi&#154;ský Hrad]] and its Associated Cultural Monuments
+
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*[[Vlkolinec]]
+
[[Image:Machupicchu.jpg|thumb|[[Machu Picchu]]]]
*Primeval Beech Forests of the Carpathians
+
*[[Trujillo (Peru)#Chan Chan|Chan Chan]] Archaeological Zone near [[Trujillo (Peru)|Trujillo]] (1986)
*Carpathian Wooden Churches
+
*[[Chavín de Huántar]] Archaeological Site (1985)
 +
*City of [[Cuzco]] (1983)
 +
*Historic Centre of [[Lima]] (1988,1991)
 +
*Historic Sanctuary of [[Machu Picchu]] (1983)
 +
*Historical Centre of the City of [[Arequipa]] (2000)
 +
*[[Huascarán National Park]] (1985)
 +
*Lines and Geoglyphs of [[Nazca]] and [[Southern Coast (Peru)|Pampas de Jumana]] (1994)
 +
*[[Manú National Park]] (1987)
 +
*[[Río Abiseo National Park]] (1990,1992)
 +
*Sacred City of [[Barranca#See|Caral-Supe]] (2009)
  
===[[Slovenia]]===
+
===[[Suriname]]===
  
* Skocjan Caves near [[Divača]]
+
*Central Suriname Nature Reserve
* Prehistoric Pile Dwellings around the Alps (Switzerland, Austria, France, Germany, Italy, Slovenia)
+
*Historic Inner City of [[Paramaribo]]
  
===[[Spain]]===
+
===[[Uruguay]]===
[[Image:Toledo.jpg|thumb|[[Toledo (Spain)|Historic City of Toledo]], [[Spain]]]]
 
*[[The Alhambra|Alhambra]], Generalife and Albayzin, [[Granada (city)|Granada]]
 
*Altamira Cave near [[Santander]]
 
*[[Aranjuez]] Cultural Landscape
 
*Archaeological Ensemble of [[M%C3%A9rida_%28Spain%29|M&eacute;rida]]
 
*Archaeological Ensemble of T&aacute;rraco in [[Tarragona]], [[Catalonia]]
 
*Archaeological Site of [[Atapuerca]]
 
*Burgos Cathedral, [[Burgos]]
 
*Catalan Romanesque Churches of the [[Vall de Boi|Vall de Bo&iacute;]], [[Catalonia]]
 
*Cathedral, Alcazar and Archivo de Indias in [[Seville]]
 
*[[Do&ntilde;ana National Park]]
 
*[[Garajonay National Park]]
 
*Historic Centre of [[Cordoba|Cordoba]]
 
*Historic City of [[Toledo (Spain)|Toledo]]
 
*Historic Walled Town of [[Cuenca (Spain)|Cuenca]]
 
*[[Ibiza]], Biodiversity and Culture
 
*La Lonja de la Seda de [[Valencia|Valencia]]
 
*[[Medulas|Las M&eacute;dulas]]
 
*Monastery and Site of the [[El Escorial]], [[Madrid]]
 
*Monuments of [[Oviedo (Asturias)|Oviedo]] and the Kingdom of the [[Asturias]]
 
*Mudejar Architecture of [[Aragon]]
 
*Old City of [[Salamanca (city)|Salamanca]]
 
*Old Town of [[&Aacute;vila]], with its Extra-Muros churches
 
*Old Town of [[Cáceres]]
 
*Old Town of [[Segovia]] and its Aqueduct
 
*Palm tree forest of [[Elche]]
 
*G&uuml;ell Park, G&uuml;ell Palace and Casa Mil&agrave; in [[Barcelona]], [[Catalonia]]
 
*[[Poblet Monastery]], [[Catalonia]]
 
*[[Pyrenees]]: [[Mont Perdu]]
 
*Rock-Art of the Mediterranean Basin on the [[Iberian Peninsula]]
 
*Roman Walls of [[Lugo]]
 
*[[Way of St. James| Route to Santiago de Compostela]]
 
*Royal Monastery of Santa Maria de Guadalupe, [[La Puebla]]
 
*[[San Cristobal de La Laguna|San Crist&oacute;bal de La Laguna]], [[Canary Islands]]
 
*San Mill&aacute;n Yuso and Suso Monasteries
 
*[[Santiago de Compostela]] (Old Town)
 
*Prehistoric Rock-Art Sites in the Côa Valley, Portugal and [[Siega Verde]]
 
*The Palau de la M&uacute;sica Catalana and the Hospital de Sant Pau, [[Barcelona]], [[Catalonia]]
 
*University and Historic Precinct of [[Alcal&aacute; de Henares|Alcal&aacute; de Henares]]
 
*[[Ubeda]] and [[Baeza]]: Urban duality, cultural unity
 
*Vizcaya Bridge in [[Bilbao]]
 
*Teide National Park, [[Tenerife]]
 
* [[La Coruna|Tower of Hercules]] (2009)
 
* [[Serra de Tramuntana|Cultural Landscape of the Serra de Tramuntana]] (2011)
 
 
 
===[[Sweden]]===
 
 
 
*The Agricultural Landscape of Southern [[Öland]]
 
*Birka and Hovgården on the islands [[Björkö]] and [[Adelsö]] in lake Mälaren, Near [[Stockholm#Get_out|Stockholm]]
 
*The Church Village of Gammelstad outside [[Luleå]]
 
*Drottningholm Castle Area outside [[Stockholm#Get_out|Stockholm]]
 
*Engelsberg Ironworks in [[Fagersta]]
 
*The Hanseatic town of [[Visby]]
 
*The High Coast of [[Ångermanland]]
 
*The Laponian area in [[Lapland (Sweden)|Lapland]]
 
*The Mining Area of the [[Falun#See|Great Copper Mountain]] in [[Falun]]
 
*The Naval Port of [[Karlskrona]]
 
*Rock Carvings in [[Tanum]], in [[Bohuslän]] region
 
*Skogskyrkogården (The Woodland Cemetery) in [[Stockholm]]
 
*The Grimeton Radio Station in [[Varberg]]
 
*[[Struve Geodetic Arc]]
 
 
 
===[[Switzerland]]===
 
 
 
* The Convent of [[Saint Gallen| St. Gall]]
 
* The Benedictine Convent of St. John at [[Müstair]]
 
* The Old Town of [[Berne]]
 
* The Three Castles, Defensive Wall and Ramparts of the Market-town of [[Bellinzona]]
 
* Jungfrau-Aletsch-Bietschhorn above [[Interlaken]]
 
* Monte San Giorgio near [[Lugano]] in [[Ticino]]
 
* [[Lavaux]], Vineyard Terraces overlooking the Lake and the Alps
 
* [[La Chaux-de-Fonds|Le Locle, Watchmaking Town Planning]]
 
* Rhaetian Railway in the [[Albula]] / [[Bernina]] Landscapes
 
* Sardona Tectonic Area
 
* Prehistoric Pile Dwellings around the Alps (Switzerland, Austria, France, Germany, Italy, Slovenia)
 
 
 
 
 
===[[Turkey]]===
 
 
 
* Archaeological Site of [[Troy (Turkey)|Troy]] (1998)
 
* City of [[Safranbolu]] (1994)
 
* [[Göreme|G&ouml;reme National Park]] and the Rock Sites of [[Cappadocia]] (1985)
 
* Great Mosque and Hospital of [[Divrigi]] (1985)
 
* [[Bogazkale|Hattusha]] (1986)
 
* [[Pamukkale|Hierapolis]]-[[Pamukkale]] (1988)
 
* [[Istanbul/Sultanahmet-Old_City|Historic Areas]] of [[Istanbul]] (1985)
 
* [[Nemrut Dagi]] (1987)
 
* [[Kınık|Xanthos]]-[[Kınık|Letoon]] (1988)
 
* [[Edirne|Selimiye Mosque Complex at Edirne]] (2011)
 
  
===[[Ukraine]]===
+
*Historic Quarter of the City of [[Colonia del Sacramento]]
  
* [[Kiev]]: Saint Sophia Cathedral and Related Monastic Buildings, Kyiv-Pechersk Lavra
+
===[[Venezuela]]===
* [[Lviv]] - the Ensemble of the Historic Center
 
* [[Struve Geodetic Arc]]
 
* Primeval Beech Forests of the Carpathians
 
* Residence of Bukovinian and Dalmatia Metropolitans
 
  
===[[United Kingdom]]===
+
*[[Coro]] and its Port
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+
*[[Canaima National Park]]
 
+
*Ciudad Universitaria de [[Caracas]]
[[Image:Durham Cathedral (exterior).JPG|thumb|150px|[[Durham (England)|Durham Castle and Cathedral]], [[United Kingdom]]]]
 
 
 
*[[Bath (England)|Bath]] (1987)
 
*[[Blaenavon]] Industrial Landscape in [[Wales]] (2000)
 
*[[Woodstock (Oxfordshire)|Blenheim Palace]] near [[Oxford]] (1987)
 
*[[Caernarfon]] Castle, [[Conwy]] Castle, [[Beaumaris]] Castle & [[Harlech]] Castle in [[Wales]] (1986)
 
*[[Canterbury (England)|Canterbury Cathedral, St Augustine's Abbey, and St Martin's Church]] (1988)
 
*[[Cornwall]] and West [[Devon]] Mining Landscape (2006)
 
*[[Belper|Derwent Valley Mills]], [[Derbyshire]] (2001)
 
*[[Jurassic Coast|Dorset and East Devon Coast]], [[West England]] (2001)
 
[[Image:Durdle Door.jpg|thumb|150px|Durdle Door on the Jurassic Coast]]
 
*[[Durham (England)|Durham Castle and Cathedral]] (1986, 2008)
 
*[[Edinburgh]], [[Edinburgh/Old_Town|Old]] and [[Edinburgh/New_Town|New]] Towns (1995)
 
*The [[Giant's Causeway]] in [[Northern Ireland]] (1986)
 
*Maritime [[London/Greenwich|Greenwich]] (1997)
 
*Frontiers of the Roman Empire: [[Hadrian's Wall]] (1987, 2005, 2008)
 
*[[Ironbridge|Ironbridge Gorge]] near [[Telford]] (1986)
 
*[[London/Richmond-Kew|Kew Gardens]] (2003)
 
*[[Liverpool]] – Maritime Mercantile City (2004)
 
*Neolithic [[Orkney Islands|Orkney]] (1999)
 
[[Image:Harlech Castle.jpg|thumb|150px|Harlech Castle]]
 
*[[New Lanark]] near [[Glasgow]] (2001)
 
*[[Chirk|Pontcysyllte Aqueduct and Canal]] (2009)
 
*[[Saint Kilda]], [[Outer Hebrides]] (1986, 2004, 2005)
 
*[[Saltaire]], in [[Bradford]] (2001)
 
*[[Stonehenge]], [[Avebury]] and associated sites (1986, 2008)
 
*Studley Royal Park near [[Ripon (England)|Ripon]] and [[Harrogate]] (1986)
 
*The [[London/City_of_London|Tower of London]] (1988)
 
*[[London/Westminster|Westminster Palace, Westminster Abbey and Saint Margaret's Church]] (1987, 2008)
 
 
 
===[[Vatican City|Vatican City (Holy See)]]===
 
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[[Image:800px-VaticanCityentrance.jpg|thumb|150px|[[Vatican City]]]]
 
*The Properties of the [[Vatican City|Holy See]] in [[Rome]] Enjoying Extraterritorial Rights (1980, 1990)
 
*[[Vatican City]] (1984)
 
  
 
==Delisted Sites==
 
==Delisted Sites==
 
The following are sites that were once registered World Heritage Sites but have since been taken off the list:
 
The following are sites that were once registered World Heritage Sites but have since been taken off the list:
 
*[[Arabian Oryx Sanctuary]] in [[Oman]] NB: Site became first to be removed from List in 2007 for reduction in the habitat of the Oryx
 
*[[Arabian Oryx Sanctuary]] in [[Oman]] NB: Site became first to be removed from List in 2007 for reduction in the habitat of the Oryx
*[[Dresden Elbe Valley]] in [[Germany]] Site was delisted in 2009 because a road was being constructed through it
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*[[Dresden]] Elbe Valley in [[Germany]] Site was delisted in 2009 because a road was constructed through it.
 
 
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Revision as of 20:39, 28 September 2012

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A UNESCO World Heritage Site [1] is a site that has been nominated for the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization's International World Heritage program. The program aims to catalogue and preserve sites of outstanding importance, either cultural or natural, to the common heritage of humankind.

See also UNESCO Creative Cities, describing a recently instituted program recognizing entire cities with some similar characteristics, and the UNESCO Global Geoparks Network [2], for parks of great geological interest.

If you would like to help expanding Wikitravel's coverage of world heritage sites, like starting new guides etc., please check the Wikitravel:World Heritage Expedition

Contents

Africa

Algeria

Benin

Botswana

Burkina Faso

Cameroon

Cape Verde

Cidade Velha, Historic Centre of Ribeira Grande (2009)

Central African Republic

Chad

  • Lakes of Ounianga (2012)

Congo

  • Sangha Trinational (Cameroon, Central African Republic, Congo) (2012)

Côte d'Ivoire

Democratic Republic of the Congo

Egypt

Ethiopia

Gabon

Gambia

Ghana

Guinea

Kenya


Libya

Madagascar

Malawi

Mali

Mauritania

Mauritius

Morocco

Mozambique

Namibia

Niger

Nigeria

Reunion

Pitons, cirques and remparts of Reunion Island

Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha

Senegal

Seychelles

South Africa

Sudan

Tanzania

Togo

Tunisia

Uganda

Zambia

Zimbabwe

Asia

Afghanistan

  • Minaret and Archaeological Remains of Jam
  • Cultural Landscape and Archaeological Remains of the Bamiyan Valley: Bamiyan Cliff including niches of the 38 meter Buddha, seated Buddhas, 55 meter Buddha and surrounding caves | Kakrak Valley caves including the niche of the standing Buddha | Qoul-I Akram Caves in the Fuladi Valley | Kalai Ghamai Caves in the Fuladi Valley | Shahr-i-Zuhak | Qallay Kaphari A | Qallay Kaphari B | Shahr-i-Ghulghulah

Bahrain

  • Qal'at al-Bahrain - Ancient Harbour and Capital of Dilmun
  • Pearling, Testimony of an Island Economy (2012)

Bangladesh

Cambodia

China

India

Indonesia

Iran

Iraq

Israel

Japan

Jordan

Kazakhstan

Kyrgyzstan

Laos

Lebanon

Malaysia

Mongolia

  • Orkhon Valley Cultural Landscape (2004)
  • Uvs Nuur Basin (2003)
  • Petroglyph Complexes of the Mongolian Altai (Aral Tolgoi, Upper Tsagaan Gol, Tsagaan Salaa-Baga Oigor)


Nepal

North Korea

Oman

Pakistan

Palestinian Territories

  • Birthplace of Jesus: Church of the Nativity and the Pilgrimage Route, Bethlehem (2012)

Philippines

Saudi Arabia

  • The Archaeological Site of Al-Hijr (Madâin Sâlih)
  • At-Turaif District in ad-Dir'iyah

South Korea

Sri Lanka

Syria

Tajikistan

Thailand

Turkmenistan

  • Kunya-Urgench
  • State Historical and Cultural Park "Ancient Merv"
  • The Parthian Fortresses of Nisa

United Arab Emirates

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

Uzbekistan

Vietnam

Yemen

Europe

Albania

Andorra

  • Madriu-Perafita-Claror Valley (which lies to the south and east of Andorra La Vella) (2004, 2006)

Armenia

  • The monasteries of Haghpat and Sanahin in Armenia's Lori Province (1996, 2000)
  • The monastery of Geghard and the upper Azat Valley in Armenia's Kotayk Province (2000)
  • The cathedral and churches of Echmiadzin and the archaeological site of Zvartnots (2000)

Austria

  • Historic centre of the city of Salzburg (1996)
  • Palace and gardens of Schönbrunn (Vienna) (1996)
  • Hallstatt-Dachstein Salzkammergut cultural landscape (1997)
  • Semmering railway (1998)
  • City of Graz - Historic Centre and Schloss Eggenberg
  • The Wachau cultural landscape, between Melk and Krems (2000)
  • Historic centre of Vienna (2001)
  • Fertö/Neusiedlersee cultural landscape (2001)
  • Prehistoric Pile Dwellings around the Alps (Switzerland, Austria, France, Germany, Italy, Slovenia)

Azerbaijan

  • The Walled city of Baku with the Shirvanshah's Palace and Maiden Tower (2000)
  • Gobustan Rock Art Cultural Landscape (2007)

Belarus

Belgium

See also: France

Bosnia and Herzegovina

  • Old Bridge Area of the Old City of Mostar
  • Mehmed Paša Sokolović Bridge in Višegrad

Bulgaria

Croatia

Cyprus

  • Paphos
  • Painted churches in the Troodos region: Church of Ayios Nikolaos (St. Nicholas) tis Steyis, Kakopetria | Ayios Ionannis (St. John) Lambadhistis Monastery, Kalopanayiotis | Church of Panayia (the Virgin) Phorviotissa (Asinou), Nikitart | Church of Panayia (the Virgin) tou Arakou, Lagoudhera | Church of Panayia (the Virgin), Moutoullas | Church of Archangelos Michael (Archangel Michael), Pedhoulas | Church of Timios Stavros (Holy Cross), Pelendria | Church of Panayia (the Virgin) Podhithou, Galata | Church of Stavros (Holy Cross) Ayiasmati, Platanistasa | Church of Ayia Sotira (of the transfiguration of the Savior) tou Soteros, Palaichori
  • Choirokoitia

Czech Republic

Denmark

Estonia

Finland

France

Georgia

Germany

Greece

  • Temple of Apollo Epicurius at Bassae
  • Archaeological Site of Delphi
  • Acropolis, Athens
  • Mount Athos
  • Meteora
  • Paleochristian and Byzantine Monuments of Thessaloniki
  • Archaeological Site of Epidaurus
  • Medieval City of Rhodes
  • Mystras, Sparta
  • Archaeological Site of Olympia
  • Delos, Cyclades
  • Monasteries of Daphni, Hossios Luckas and Nea Moni of Chios
  • Pythagoreion and Heraion of Samos
  • Archaeological Site of Vergina
  • Archaeological Sites of Mycenae and Tiryns, Corinth
  • Historic Centre (Chorá) with the Monastery of Saint John "the Theologian" and the Cave of the Apocalypse on the Island of Pátmos
  • The Old Town of Corfu

Hungary

Iceland

Ireland

Italy

Latvia

Lithuania

Luxembourg

  • City of Luxembourg: its Old Quarters and Fortifications

Macedonia

  • Ohrid Region with its Cultural and Historic Aspect and its Natural Environment

Malta

Moldova

Montenegro

Netherlands

Norway

Poland

Portugal

Romania

Russia

San Marino

Serbia

Slovakia

Slovenia

  • Skocjan Caves near Divača
  • Prehistoric Pile Dwellings around the Alps (Switzerland, Austria, France, Germany, Italy, Slovenia)
  • Heritage of Mercury Almadén and Idrija (Slovenia, Spain) (2012)

Spain

Sweden

Switzerland


Turkey

Ukraine

United Kingdom

Durdle Door on the Jurassic Coast
Harlech Castle

Vatican City

North America

Barbados

Belize

Bermuda

  • Historic Town of St. George and Related Fortifications, Bermuda

Canada

Moraine Lake, Banff National Park

Costa Rica

Cuba

Curaçao

  • Historic Area of Willemstad, Inner City and Harbour

Dominica

Dominican Republic

El Salvador

Greenland

Guatemala

Haiti

  • National History Park - Citadel, Sans Souci, Ramiers

Honduras

Mexico

Nicaragua

Panama

Puerto Rico

See USA.

Saint Kitts and Nevis

Saint Lucia

  • Pitons Management Area

United States of America

Oceania

Australia

Kiribati

Phoenix Islands Protected Area

Marshall Islands

  • Bikini Atoll, nuclear tests site

New Caledonia

  • Lagoons of New Caledonia

New Zealand

Papua New Guinea

Palau

Pitcairn Islands

Solomon Islands

Vanuatu

  • Chief Roi Mata’s Domain

South America

Argentina


Bolivia


Brazil

Chile

Colombia

Ecuador

Paraguay

Peru

Suriname

  • Central Suriname Nature Reserve
  • Historic Inner City of Paramaribo

Uruguay

Venezuela

Delisted Sites

The following are sites that were once registered World Heritage Sites but have since been taken off the list:

  • Arabian Oryx Sanctuary in Oman NB: Site became first to be removed from List in 2007 for reduction in the habitat of the Oryx
  • Dresden Elbe Valley in Germany Site was delisted in 2009 because a road was constructed through it.

See also

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