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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]]===
 
<!-- All sites up to 2008 -->
 
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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 -->
 
<!-- All sites up to 2008 -->
*[[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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*[[Twyfelfontein]] or /Ui-//aes
 
*[[Twyfelfontein]] or /Ui-//aes
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* Namib Sand Sea (2013)
  
 
===[[Niger]]===
 
===[[Niger]]===
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*[[Air and Ténéré Natural Reserves]]
 
*[[Air and Ténéré Natural Reserves]]
 
*[[W National Park]]
 
*[[W National Park]]
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* Historic Centre of [[Agadez]] (2013)
  
 
===[[Nigeria]]===
 
===[[Nigeria]]===
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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)
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* Xinjiang Tianshan (2013)
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* Cultural Landscape of Honghe Hani Rice Terraces (2013)
  
*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 [[Valparaíso]]
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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
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* Hill Forts of Rajashtan
  
===[[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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* Golestan Palace (2013)
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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)
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* [[Fujisan]], sacred place and source of artistic inspiration (2013)
  
===[[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]]
+
* [[Wadi Rum|Wadi Rum Protected Area]] (2011)
  
===[[El Salvador]]===
+
===[[Kazakhstan]]===
 +
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*[[La Libertad#Other destinations|Joya de Ceren]] archaeological site (1993)
+
*The [[Turkestan|Mausoleum of Khoja Ahmed Yasawi]] (2003)
 +
*Petroglyphs within the Archaeological Landscape of [[Almaty_Province#Other destinations|Tamgaly]] (2004)
 +
*Saryarka – Steppe and Lakes of [[Kazakhstani North#Other destinations|Northern Kazakhstan]] (2008)
  
===[[Greenland|Greenland (Denmark)]]===
+
===[[Kyrgyzstan]]===
*[[Ilulissat]] Icefjord
+
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 +
* [[Osh#See|Sulaiman-Too Sacred Mountain]] (2009)
  
===[[Guatemala]]===
+
===[[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]]
 +
* [[Kinabalu Park]]
 +
* [[Malacca]] (Melaka)
 +
* Archaelogical Heritage of the [[Lenggong Valley]] (2012)
 +
 
 +
===[[Mongolia]]===
 +
<!--All sites through 2011-->
  
===[[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]]]]
+
<!--All sites through 2011-->
[[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
+
<!--All sites through 2011-->
*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 Monuments and Sites in [[Kaesong]] (2013)
*Historic Centre of [[Puebla]]
+
 
*Historic Centre of [[Zacatecas]]
+
===[[Oman]]===
*Historic Fortified Town of [[Campeche]]
+
*Archaeological sites of [[Bat]], [[Al-Khutm]] and [[Al-Ayn]]
*Historic Monuments Zone of Querétaro
+
*[[Bahla Fort]]
*Historic Monuments Zone of Tlacotalpan
+
*The [[frankincense trail|Frankincense Trail]]
*Historic Town of Guanajuato and Adjacent Mines
+
*Aflaj Irrigation Systems
*Hospicio Cabañas, [[Guadalajara]]
+
 
*Islands of the Gulf of California
+
===[[Pakistan]]===
*[[Luis Barragán House and Studio]]
+
 
*Pre-Hispanic City and National Park of [[Palenque]]
+
*Archaeological Ruins at [[Mohenjo-daro|Moenjodaro]]
*Pre-Hispanic City of [[Chichen Itza]]
+
*Buddhist Ruins at [[Takht-i-Bahi]] and Neighboring City Remains at [[Sahr-i-Bahlol]]
*Pre-Hispanic City of [[Teotihuacan]]
+
*Fort and Shalamar Gardens in [[Lahore]]
*Prehispanic City of [[Uxmal]]
+
*Historic Monuments at Makli in [[Thatta]]
*Prehistoric caves of Yagul and Mitla in the Central Valley of [[Oaxaca]]
+
*[[Rohtas Fort]]
*Rock Paintings of the [[Sierra de San Francisco]]
+
*[[Taxila]]
*[[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
  
===[[Paraguay]]===
+
===[[Qatar]]===
 +
* Al Zubarah Archaeological Site (2013)
  
* [[Trinidad (Paraguay)|Jesuit Missions of La Santisima Trinidad de Paraná]] and Jesus de Tavarangue near [[Encarnacion]]
+
===[[Saudi Arabia]]===
  
===[[Peru]]===
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* The Archaeological Site of [[Al-Hijr]] (Madâin Sâlih)
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* At-Turaif District in ad-Dir'iyah
[[Image:Machupicchu.jpg|thumb|[[Machu Picchu]]]]
 
*[[Trujillo (Peru)#Chan Chan|Chan Chan]] Archaeological Zone near [[Trujillo (Peru)|Trujillo]] (1986)
 
*[[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)
 
  
===[[Puerto Rico]]===
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===[[South Korea]]===
See [[USA]].
+
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[[Image:SANY0024.JPG|thumb|[[Suwon|Hwaseong Fortress]], [[South Korea]]]]
  
===[[Saint Kitts and Nevis]]===
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*Changdeokgung Palace Complex, [[Seoul]]
 +
* [[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)
  
*[[Brimstone Hill Fortress National Park]]
+
===[[Sri Lanka]]===
  
===[[Saint Lucia]]===
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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]]
  
*Pitons Management Area
+
===[[Syria]]===
  
===[[Suriname]]===
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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
 +
 
 +
===[[Tajikistan]]===
 +
* Proto-urban site of [[Sarazm]]
 +
* Tajik National Park (2013)
  
*Central Suriname Nature Reserve
+
===[[Thailand]]===
*Historic Inner City of [[Paramaribo]]
+
<!-- Up to date as of 2011 -->
 +
[[Image:Thailand Ayutthaya Wat Yai Chaimongkon Courtyard.jpg|thumb|200px|[[Ayutthaya]], [[Thailand]]]]
  
===[[United States of America]]===
+
*Ban Chiang Archaeological Site, [[Udon Thani]]
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+
*Dong Phayayen-Khao Yai Forest Complex, [[Khao Yai National Park]]
[[Image:Clepsydra.jpg|thumb|200px|[[Yellowstone National Park]], [[United States]]]]
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*Historic City of [[Ayutthaya]]
 +
*Historic Town of [[Sukhothai]] and Associated Towns of [[Kamphaeng Phet]] and [[Si Satchanalai]]
 +
*[[Thungyai-Huai Kha Khaeng Wildlife Sanctuaries]]
  
[[Image:Liberty Bell.jpg|thumb|200px|[[Philadelphia/Old City|Independence Hall]], [[United States]]]]
+
===[[Turkmenistan]]===
  
* [[Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site]] (1982)
+
*Kunya-Urgench
* [[Carlsbad Caverns National Park]] (1995)
+
*State Historical and Cultural Park "Ancient [[Merv]]"
* [[Chaco Culture National Historical Park]] (1987)
+
*The Parthian Fortresses of [[Nisa]]
* [[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]]===
+
===United Arab Emirates===
 +
* Cultural Sites of Al Ain (Hafit, Hili, Bidaa Bint Saud and Oases Areas)
  
*Historic Quarter of the City of [[Colonia del Sacramento]]
+
===[[Uzbekistan]]===
 +
[[Image:Registan sunset.jpg|thumb|200px|[[Samarkand]], [[Uzbekistan]]]]
  
===[[Venezuela]]===
+
*Historic Centre of [[Bukhara]]
 
+
*Historic Centre of [[Shakhrisyabz]]
*[[Coro]] and its Port
+
*[[Khiva|Itchan Kala]]
*[[Canaima National Park]]
+
*[[Samarkand]] - Crossroads of Cultures
*Ciudad Universitaria de [[Caracas]]
 
  
==Asia==
+
===[[Vietnam]]===
  
===[[Afghanistan]]===
+
*Complex of [[Hué]] Monuments
[[Image:Shahr-e Zahak1.jpg|thumb|200px|[[Bamiyan|Cultural Landscape and Archaeological Remains of Bamiyan Valley]], [[Afghanistan]]]]
+
* [[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)
  
*Minaret and Archaeological Remains of [[Jam]]
+
===[[Yemen]]===
*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]]===
+
*Historic Town of [[Zabid]]
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+
*Old City of [[Sana'a]]
*The monasteries of Haghpat and Sanahin in Armenia's [[Northern Armenia#See|Lori Province]] (1996, 2000)
+
*Old Walled City of [[Shibam]]
*The monastery of Geghard and the upper Azat Valley in Armenia's [[Central Armenia#Garni_Temple_and_Geghard_Monastery|Kotayk Province]] (2000)
+
*[[Socotra|Socotra Archipelago]]
*The cathedral and churches of [[Echmiadzin]] and the archaeological site of [[Central_Armenia#Other_sites_worth_visiting|Zvartnots]] (2000)
 
  
===[[Azerbaijan]]===
+
==Europe==
<!-- All sites up to 2010 -->
 
*The Walled city of [[Baku]] with the Shirvanshah's Palace and Maiden Tower (2000)
 
*[[Baku_Region#The Petroglyphs at Gobustan|Gobustan]] Rock Art Cultural Landscape (2007)
 
  
===[[Bahrain]]===
+
===[[Albania]]===
 +
<!-- All sites up to 2011 -->
  
*Qal'at al-Bahrain - Ancient Harbour and Capital of Dilmun
+
*[[Butrint]] (1992, 1999, 2007)
 +
* Historic Centres of [[Gjirokastër]] and [[Berat]] (2005, 2008)
  
===[[Bangladesh]]===
+
===[[Andorra]]===
 +
<!-- All sites up to 2011 -->
  
*Historic mosque city of [[Bagerhat]]
+
*Madriu-Perafita-Claror Valley (which lies to the south and east of [[Andorra La Vella]]) (2004, 2006)
*Ruins of the Buddhist Vihara at [[Paharpur]]
 
*The [[Sundarbans]]
 
  
===[[Cambodia]]===
+
===[[Armenia]]===
 +
<!-- All sites up to 2011 -->
 +
*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 cathedral and churches of [[Echmiadzin]] and the archaeological site of [[Central_Armenia#Other_sites_worth_visiting|Zvartnots]] (2000)
  
*[[Angkor Archaeological Park|Angkor]]
+
===[[Austria]]===
*[[Preah Vihear]]
+
<!-- All sites up to 2008 -->
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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)
  
===[[China]]===
+
===[[Azerbaijan]]===
<!-- updated Dec 8 2008 from official UNESCO list -->
+
<!-- All sites up to 2010 -->
[[Image:Tiantan.jpg|thumb|200px|[[Beijing/Chongwen|Temple of Heaven]], [[China]]]]
+
*The Walled city of [[Baku]] with the Shirvanshah's Palace and Maiden Tower (2000)
[[Image:Yungang Caves.jpg|thumb|200px|[[Datong|Yungang Grottoes]], [[China]]]]
+
*[[Baku_Region#The Petroglyphs at Gobustan|Gobustan]] Rock Art Cultural Landscape (2007)
[[Image:Shuanglin Si Temple.JPG|thumb|200px|[[Pingyao|Ancient City of Pingyao]], [[China]]]]
 
  
* Imperial Palaces of the Ming and Qing Dynasties in [[Beijing]] and [[Shenyang]] (1987, 2004)
+
===[[Belarus]]===
* Mausoleum of the First Qin Emperor, with the terracotta warriors [[Xian|Xi'an]] (1987)
+
<!-- All sites up to 2008 -->
* Mogao Caves, [[Dunhuang]] (1987)
+
 
* [[Mount Tai|Mount Taishan]] (1987)
+
*[[Mir|Mir Castle]] complex (2000)
* Peking Man Site at [[Zhoukoudian]] (1987)
+
*Architectural, Residential and Cultural Complex of the Radziwill Family at [[Nesvizh]] (2005)
* The [[Great Wall of China]] (1987)
+
*[[Belovezhskaya Pushcha National Park|Belovezhskaya Pushcha]]/[[Bialowieza Forest]] (1979, 1992)
* [[Huangshan|Mount Huangshan]] (1990)
+
*[[Struve Geodetic Arc]] (2005)
* [[Huanglongsi National Park|Huanglong]] Scenic and Historic Interest Area (1992)
+
 
* [[Jiuzhaigou Nature Reserve]] Scenic and Historic Interest Area (1992)
+
===[[Belgium]]===
* [[Wulingyuan]] Scenic and Historic Interest Area (1992)
+
 
* Ancient building complex in the [[Wudang Mountains]], center of taoist monasteries and "internal" kung fu, in [[Hubei]] (1994)
+
* Historic centre, [[Bruges]] | Historic Centre of [[Veurne]]
* Historic Ensemble of the Potala Palace, [[Lhasa]]: Potala Palace | Jokhang Temple Monastery | Norbulingka (1994, 2000, 2001)
+
* Grand Place, [[Brussels]]
* Mountain Resort and its Outlying Temples, [[Chengde]] (1994)
+
* Major Town Houses of the Architect Victor Horta, [[Brussels#Museums_and_Galleries|Brussels]]
* Temple and Cemetery of Confucius and the Kong Family Mansion in [[Qufu]] (1994)
+
* Neolithic Flint Mines, [[Spiennes]]
* [[Lushan National Park]] (1996)
+
* Notre-Dame Cathedral, [[Tournai]]
* [[Mount Emei]] Scenic Area, including [[Leshan]] Giant Buddha Scenic Area (1996)
+
* Plantin-Moretus House-Workshops-Museum Complex, [[Antwerp#See|Antwerp]]
* Ancient City of [[Pingyao]] (1997)
+
* Stoclet House, [[Brussels/Woluwé-Saint-Pierre|Brussels]] (2009)
* Classical Gardens of [[Suzhou]] (1997, 2000)
+
* The Four Lifts on the Canal du Centre and their Environs, [[La Louvière]] and [[Le Roeulx]]
* Old Town of [[Lijiang]] (1997)
+
*Flemish Beguinages
* Summer Palace, an Imperial Garden in [[Beijing]] (1998)
+
** Beguinage of [[Hoogstraten]]
* Temple of Heaven: an Imperial Sacrificial Altar in [[Beijing]] (1998)
+
** Beguinage of [[Lier]]
* [[Dazu]] - Buddhist rock carvings from 9th-13th century located in [[Chongqing]] municipality. (1999)
+
** Grand beguinage of [[Mechelen]]
* [[Mount Wuyi]], a scenic and historic area in [[Fujian]] (1999)
+
** Beguinage of [[Turnhout]]
* Ancient Villages in Southern [[Anhui]] [[Xidi]] and [[Hongcun]] (2000)
+
** Beguinage of [[Sint-Truiden]]
* 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)
+
** Beguinage of [[Tongeren]]
* Longmen Grottoes, near [[Luoyang]] (2000)
+
** Beguinage of [[Dendermonde]]
* [[Mount Qincheng]] and the [[Dujiangyan]] irrigation system, near [[Chengdu]] (2000)
+
** Small beguinage of [[Ghent]]
* Yungang Grottoes  ([[Datong]]) (2001)
+
** Beguinage of [[Sint-Amandsberg]]
* [[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)
+
** Beguinage of [[Diest]]
* 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.
+
** Grand beguinage of [[Leuven]]
* Historic Centre of [[Macao]] (2005)
+
** Beguinage of [[Bruges]]
* [[Sichuan Giant Panda Sanctuaries]] - Wolong, Mt Siguniang and Jiajin Mountains (2006)
+
** Beguinage of [[Courtray]]
* Yin Xu  ([[Anyang|An'yang]]) (2006)
+
*Belfries of Belgium and France:
* [[Kaiping]] Diaolou ("castles") and Villages (2007)
+
** Belfry and aldermen's house, [[Aalst]]
* [[Shilin]] South China Karst, in [[Yunnan]], [[Guizhou]], and [[Guangxi]] Provinces (2007)
+
** Cathedral of Our Lady, [[Antwerp]]
* [[Fujian]] Tulou, the earth houses of the Hakka people in [[Yongding County]] in the West of the province (2008)
+
** City hall, [[Antwerp]]
* [[Mount Sanqingshan National Park]], a Taoist mountain in [[Jiangxi]] (2008)
+
** Belfry and halls, [[Bruges]]
* [[Wutaishan National Park|Mount Wutai]] (2009)
+
** City hall with belfry, [[Dendermonde]]
* China [[Danxia]] (2010)
+
** City hall with belfry, [[Diksmuide]]
* Historic Monuments of [[Dengfeng]] in “The Centre of Heaven and Earth” (2010)
+
** City hall with belfry, [[Eeklo]]
* [[Hangzhou|West Lake Cultural Landscape of Hangzhou]] (2011)
+
** Belfry, clothmakers' hall and ''Mammelokker'' (old prison), [[Ghent]]
 
+
** Former city hall / clothmakers' hall, [[Herentals]]
===[[India]]===
+
** Belfry with clothmakers' hall, [[Ypres]]
[[Image:Humayun South.JPG|thumb|200px|[[Delhi|Humayun's Tomb]], [[India]]]]
+
** Belfry or hall tower, [[Courtray]]
[[Image:FiveRathas Monuments.JPG|thumb|200px|[[Mamallapuram|Monuments at Mahabalipuram]], [[India]]]]
+
** St. Peter's church / Belfry, [[Leuven]]
 +
** City hall and belfry tower, [[Lier]]
 +
** Former city hall with belfry, [[Lo-Reninge]]
 +
** Old hall with belfry, [[Mechelen]]
 +
** St. Rumbold's tower, [[Mechelen]]
 +
** Belfry and City hall, [[Menen]]
 +
** Hall with belfry, [[Nieuwpoort]]
 +
** City hall with belfry, [[Oudenaarde]]
 +
** City hall, hall and belfry, [[Roeselare]]
 +
** City hall with tower, [[Sint-Truiden]]
 +
** Hall tower or belfry, hall and aldermen's room, [[Tielt]]
 +
** St. Germain's church with city tower, [[Tienen]]
 +
** Basilica of Our Lady with city tower, [[Tongeren]]
 +
** Country house with belfry, [[Veurne]]
 +
** St. Leonard's church, [[Zoutleeuw]]
 +
** City hall belfry, [[Binche]]
 +
** City hall belfry, [[Charleroi]]
 +
** Belfry, [[Mons]]
 +
** Belfry, [[Namur]]
 +
** Belfry, [[Thuin]]
 +
** Belfry, [[Tournai]]
 +
** Belfry, [[Gembloux]]
 +
*Major Mining Sites of [[Wallonia]] (2012)
  
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:''See also: [[UNESCO_World_Heritage_List#France|France]]''
 +
 +
===[[Bosnia and Herzegovina]]===
  
*Agra Fort, [[Agra]]
+
*Old Bridge Area of the Old City of [[Mostar]]
*[[Ajanta]] Caves
+
*Mehmed Paša Sokolović Bridge in [[Višegrad]]
*Buddhist Monuments at [[Sanchi]]
+
 
*[[Champaner-Pavagadh Archaeological Park]]
+
===[[Bulgaria]]===
*Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus (formerly Victoria Terminus), [[Mumbai]]
+
[[Image:Bulgaria_Rila_Monastery.jpg|thumb|[[Southwest Bulgaria#See|Rila Monastery]], [[Bulgaria]]]]
*Churches and Convents of [[Goa|Old Goa]]
+
 
*[[Darjeeling]] Himalayan Railway
+
*Boyana Church ([[Sofia]])
*[[Elephanta Caves]]
+
*[[Shumen#Get out|Madara Rider]]
*[[Ellora]] Caves
+
*[[Rousse#Get out|Rock-hewn Churches of Ivanovo]] (1979)
*[[Fatehpur Sikri]], outside [[Agra]]
+
*Thracian tomb of [[Kazanlak]] (1979)
*Great Living Chola Temples, including the Brihadisvara Temple of [[Thanjavur]]; Brihadisvara Temple of [[Gangaikondacholisvaram]]; and the Airavatesvara Temple at [[Darasuram]]
+
*Ancient City of [[Nesebar]]
*Group of Monuments at [[Hampi]]
+
*[[Silistra#Get out|Srebarna Nature Reserve]] (1983)
*Group of Monuments at [[Mahabalipuram]]
+
*[[Pirin|Pirin National Park]] (1983)
*Group of Monuments at [[Pattadakal]]
+
*[[Southwest Bulgaria#See|Rila Monastery]]
*Humayun's Tomb, [[Delhi]]
+
*[[Isperih#Get out|Thracian tomb of Sveshtari]] (1985)
*Jantar Mantar, [[Jaipur]]
+
 
*[[Kaziranga National Park]]
+
===[[Croatia]]===
*[[Keoladeo National Park]]
+
[[Image:800px-Dubrovnik Croatia.jpg|thumb|[[Dubrovnik|Old City of Dubrovnik]], [[Croatia]]]]
*[[Khajuraho]] Group of Monuments
+
*Old City of [[Dubrovnik]]
*Mahabodhi Temple Complex at [[Bodh Gaya]]
+
*HistCric Complex of [[Split]] with the Palace of Diocletian
*[[Manas Wildlife Sanctuary]]
+
*[[Plitvice National Park|Plitvice Lakes National Park]]
*[[Nanda Devi National Park]] and [[Valley of Flowers National Park]]
+
*Episcopal Complex of the Euphrasian Basilica in the Historic Centre of [[Porec]]
*[[Nilgiri Mountain Railway]]
+
*Historic City of [[Trogir]]
*Qutb Minar and its Monuments, [[Delhi]]
+
*Cathedral of St. James in [[Sibenik]]
*Rock Shelters of [[Bhimbetka]]
+
*Stari Grad Plain [[Hvar|Island Hvar]]
*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)
+
 
 +
===[[Denmark]]===
  
===[[Iraq]]===
+
*[[Jelling]] mounds, runic stones and church
 +
*[[Roskilde]] Cathedral
 +
*Kronborg Castle in [[Elsinore]]
  
*[[Hatra]]
+
===[[Estonia]]===
*[[Ashur]] (Qal'at Sherqat)
 
*[[Samarra]] (archaeological city)
 
  
===[[Israel]]/[[Palestine]]===
+
*Historic centre (old town) of [[Tallinn]]
 +
*[[Struve Geodetic Arc]]
  
*[[Masada]]
+
===[[Finland]]===
*Old City of [[Akko|Akko (Acre)]]
+
[[Image:Suomenlinna-800px.jpg|thumb|[[Helsinki#Islands|Suomenlinna]], [[Finland]]]]
*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]]===
+
*Bronze Age Burial Site of [[Sammallahdenmäki]], near [[Rauma]]
[[Image:Copy of P4064688.JPG|thumb|200px|[[Kyoto|Historic Monuments of Ancient Kyoto]], [[Japan]]]]
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*[[Helsinki#Islands|Fortress of Suomenlinna]], [[Helsinki]]
 +
*[[Rauma|Old Rauma]]
 +
*[[Petäjävesi]] Old Church
 +
*Verla Groundwood and Board Mill, [[Kouvola|Jaala]]
 +
*[[Kvarken Archipelago]]/High Coast
 +
*[[Struve Geodetic Arc]]
  
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===[[France]]===
* Buddhist Monuments in the [[Horyuji]] Area (1993)
+
[[Image:Mont Saint Michel near.jpg|thumb|[[Mont Saint Michel|Mont-Saint Michel and its Bay]], [[France]]]]
* [[Himeji]] Castle (1993)
+
[[Image:ParisView.jpg|thumb|[[Paris|Banks of the Seine]], [[France]]]]
* [[Yakushima]] (1993)
+
* Episcopal City of [[Albi]]
* [[Shirakami-Sanchi]] (1993)
+
* [[Mont-Saint-Michel]] and its Bay
* Historic Monuments of Ancient [[Kyoto]] (Kyoto, [[Uji]] and [[Otsu]] Cities) (1994)
+
* [[Chartres]] Cathedral
* Historic Villages of [[Shirakawa-go]] and [[Gokayama]] (1995)
+
* Palace and Park of [[Versailles]]
* [[Hiroshima]] Peace Memorial (Genbaku Dome) (1996)
+
* [[Vézelay]], Church and Hill
* [[Itsukushima]] Shinto Shrine (1996)
+
* Prehistoric Sites and Decorated Caves of the [[Vézère Valley]], in [[Dordogne]] Region
* Historic Monuments of Ancient [[Nara]] (1998)
+
* Palace and Park of [[Fontainebleau]]
* Shrines and Temples of [[Nikko]] (1999)
+
* [[Amiens]] Cathedral
* Gusuku Sites and Related Properties of the Kingdom of Ryukyu ([[Okinawa]]) (2000)
+
* [[Orange (Provence)|Roman Theatre and its Surroundings and the "Triumphal Arch" of Orange]]
* Sacred Sites and Pilgrimage Routes in the [[Kii Mountain Range]] (2004)
+
* Roman and Romanesque Monuments of [[Arles]]
* [[Shiretoko National Park]] (2005)
+
* Cistercian Abbey of [[Fontenay]]
* [[Oda|Iwami Ginzan Silver Mine and its Cultural Landscape]] (2007)
+
* Royal Saltworks of [[Arc-et-Senans]]
* [[Hiraizumi|Hiraizumi - Temples, Gardens and Archaeological Sites Representing the Buddhist Pure Land]] (2011)
+
* Place Stanislas, Place de la Carrière and Place d'Alliance in [[Nancy]]
* [[Ogasawara Islands]] (2011)
+
* Church of [[Saint-Savin sur Gartempe]]
 
+
* Cape Girolata, Cape Porto, Scandola Nature Reserve and the Piana Calanches in [[Corsica]]
===[[Jordan]]===
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* [[Le Pont du Gard]] (Roman Aqueduct)
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* [[Strasbourg]] - Grande île
[[Image:Monastary.jpg|thumb|[[Petra]]]]
+
* [[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)
  
* [[Petra]]
+
===[[Georgia (country)|Georgia]]===
* [[Quseir Amra]]
+
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* [[Um er-Rasas]] (Kastrom Mefa'a)
+
[[Image:Jvari.jpg|thumb|200px|[[Mtskheta|Historical Monuments of Mtskheta]], [[Georgia (country)|Georgia]]]]
* [[Wadi Rum|Wadi Rum Protected Area]] (2011)
 
  
===[[Kazakhstan]]===
+
* [[Kutaisi#See|Bagrati Cathedral and Gelati Monastery]] (1994)
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+
* Historical Monuments of [[Mtskheta]] (1994)
 +
* Upper [[Svaneti]] (1996)
  
*The [[Turkestan|Mausoleum of Khoja Ahmed Yasawi]] (2003)
+
===[[Germany]]===
*Petroglyphs within the Archaeological Landscape of [[Almaty_Province#Other destinations|Tamgaly]] (2004)
 
*Saryarka – Steppe and Lakes of [[Kazakhstani North#Other destinations|Northern Kazakhstan]] (2008)
 
 
 
===[[North Korea|Korea, North]]===
 
 
 
* Complex of Koguryo Tombs (Koguryo relics in [[#China| China]] are also listed.)
 
 
 
===[[South Korea|Korea, South]]===
 
<!-- Complete as of 2008, but the 2009 Joseon Dynasty entry needs to be linked to somewhere -->
 
[[Image:SANY0024.JPG|thumb|[[Suwon|Hwaseong Fortress]], [[South Korea]]]]
 
 
 
*Changdeokgung Palace Complex, [[Seoul]]
 
* [[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)
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[[Image:Hildesheim-St Michaels Church outside.jpg|thumb|200px|[[Hildesheim|Church of Saint Michael]], [[Germany]]]]
 
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[[Image:Koln dom.JPG|thumb|[[Cologne|Cologne Cathedral]], [[Germany]]]]
===[[Laos]]===
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[[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)
===[[Lebanon]]===
+
* Castles of Augustusburg and Falkenlust at [[Cologne#Get out| Brühl]] (1984)
 
+
* St. Mary's Cathedral and St. Michael's Church at [[Hildesheim]] (1985)
*[[Anjar]]
+
* Roman Monuments, Cathedral of St. Peter and Church of Our Lady in [[Trier]] (1986)
*[[Baalbek]]
+
* Hanseatic City of [[Lübeck]] (1987)
*[[Byblos]]
+
* Palaces and Parks of [[Potsdam]] and [[Berlin]] (1990)
*[[Ouadi Qadisha]] (the [[Holy Valley]]) and the [[Forest of the Cedars of God]] ([[Horsh Arz el-Rab]])
+
* Abbey and Altenmünster of [[Lorsch]] (1991)
*[[Tyre]]
+
* 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)
 +
* Bergpark Wilhelmshöhe (2013)
  
===[[Malaysia]]===
+
===[[Greece]]===
* [[Georgetown (Malaysia)|Georgetown]], Penang
 
* [[Gunung Mulu National Park]]
 
* [[Kinabalu Park]]
 
* [[Malacca]] (Melaka)
 
  
===[[Mongolia]]===
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* Temple of Apollo Epicurius at [[Bassae]]
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* 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]]
  
* [[Central_Mongolia#Orkhon_Valley_Cultural_Landscape|Orkhon Valley]] Cultural Landscape (2004)
+
===[[Hungary]]===
* [[Uvs|Uvs Nuur Basin]] (2003)
 
* Petroglyph Complexes of the Mongolian Altai (Aral Tolgoi, Upper Tsagaan Gol, Tsagaan Salaa-Baga Oigor)
 
  
 +
*Caves of the [[Aggtelek]] and [[Slovak Karst]]
 +
*[[Budapest]], the Banks of the [[Danube]], the Buda Castle Quarter, and Andrássy Avenue
 +
*[[Fertö Lake|Fertö]]/[[Neusiedler Lake|Neusiedlersee]] cultural landscape
 +
*Old Village of [[Hollókő]] and its Surroundings
 +
*[[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
 +
 +
===[[Iceland]]===
 +
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===[[Nepal]]===
+
*[[Þingvellir National Park]]
[[Image:800px-IMG 0361 Kathmandu Bodnath.jpg|thumb|200px|[[Kathmandu Valley]], [[Nepal]]]]
+
*[[Surtsey]]
 
 
* [[Kathmandu Valley]]
 
* [[Lumbini]], the Birthplace of the Lord Buddha
 
* [[Royal Chitwan National Park]]
 
* [[Sagarmatha National Park]]
 
  
===[[Oman]]===
+
===[[Ireland]]===
*Archaeological sites of [[Bat]], [[Al-Khutm]] and [[Al-Ayn]]
 
*[[Bahla Fort]]
 
*The [[frankincense trail|Frankincense Trail]]
 
*Aflaj Irrigation Systems
 
  
===[[Pakistan]]===
+
*Archaeological Ensemble of the Bend of the Boyne ([[Brú Na Bóinne Archaeological Park|Brú Na Bóinne Archaeological Park]])
 +
*[[Skellig Michael]]
  
*Archaeological Ruins at [[Mohenjo-daro|Moenjodaro]]
+
===[[Italy]]===
*Buddhist Ruins at [[Takht-i-Bahi]] and Neighboring City Remains at [[Sahr-i-Bahlol]]
+
[[Image:Tower of pisa.JPG|thumb|200px|[[Pisa|Piazza del Duomo, Pisa]], [[Italy]]]]
*Fort and Shalamar Gardens in [[Lahore]]
+
[[Image:Trulli.jpg|thumb|200px|[[Alberobello|Trulli of Alberobello]], [[Italy]]]]
*Historic Monuments at Makli in [[Thatta]]
+
[[Image:Grand Canal.JPG|thumb|[[Venice|Venice and its Lagoon]], [[Italy]]]]
*[[Rohtas Fort]]
 
*[[Taxila]]
 
  
===[[Philippines]]===
+
* 18th-Century Royal Palace at [[Caserta]] with the Park, the Aqueduct of Vanvitelli and the San Leucio Complex
 
+
* [[Amalfi Coast]]
* 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]]
+
* Archaeological Area and the Patriarchal Basilica of [[Aquileia]]
* Historic Town of [[Vigan]]
+
* Archaeological Area of [[Agrigento]]
* [[Puerto Princesa]] Subterranean River National Park
+
* Archaeological Areas of [[Pompeii]], [[Herculaneum]], and [[Torre Annunziata]]
* [[Ifugao|Rice Terraces]] of the [[Cordillera Administrative Region|Philippine Cordilleras]] including Banaue-Batad Cluster, Banaue-Bangaan Cluster, Hunduan Cluster, Mayoyao Cluster and Kiangan Cluster
+
* [[Assisi]], the Basilica of San Francesco and Other Franciscan Sites
* [[Tubbataha Reef]] Marine Park
+
* Botanical Garden (Orto Botanico), [[Padova]]
 
+
* [[Castel del Monte]], Andria ([[Bari]])
===[[Saudi Arabia]]===
+
* Cathedral, Torre Civica and Piazza Grande, [[Modena]]
 
+
* Church and Dominican Convent of Santa Maria delle Grazie with "The Last Supper" by "Leonardo da Vinci" in [[Milan]]
* The Archaeological Site of [[Al-Hijr]] (Madâin Sâlih)
+
* [[Cilento and Vallo di Diano National Park]] with the Archeological sites of [[Paestum]] and [[Elea|Velia]], and the [[Certosa di Padula]]
* At-Turaif District in ad-Dir'iyah
+
* City of [[Verona]]
 
+
* City of [[Vicenza]] and the Palladian Villas of the [[Veneto]]
===[[Sri Lanka]]===
+
* [[Bergamo#Get_out|Crespi d'Adda]]
 
+
* The [[South Tyrol|Dolomites]] (2009)
* Ancient City of [[Polonnaruwa]]
+
* Early Christian Monuments of [[Ravenna]]
* Ancient City of [[Sigiriya]] (in [[Central Sri Lanka|Central Sri Lanka]])
+
* Etruscan Necropolises of [[Cerveteri]] and [[Tarquinia]]
* Central Highlands of Sri Lanka
+
* [[Ferrara]], City of the Renaissance and its Po Delta
* Golden Temple of [[Dambulla]]
+
* Historic Centre of [[Florence]]
* Old Town of [[Galle]] and its Fortifications
+
* Historic Centre of [[Naples]]
* Sacred City of [[Anuradhapura]]
+
* Historic Centre of [[Rome]], the Properties of the Holy See in that City Enjoying Extraterritorial Rights, and [[San Paolo Fuori le Mura]]
* Sacred City of [[Kandy]] (in [[Central Sri Lanka|Central Sri Lanka]])
+
* Historic Centre of [[San Gimignano]]
* [[Sinharaja Forest Reserve]]
+
* Historic Centre of [[Siena]]
 
+
* Historic Centre of [[Urbino]]
===[[Syria]]===
+
* 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)
 +
* [[Mount Etna]] (2013)
 +
* Medici Villas and Gardens in [[Tuscany]] (2013)
 +
 
 +
===[[Latvia]]===
  
* Ancient City of [[Aleppo]]
+
*Historic Centre of [[Riga]]
* Ancient City of [[Bosra]]
+
*[[Struve Geodetic Arc]]
* Ancient City of [[Damascus]]
 
* Site of [[Palmyra]]
 
* [[Crac des Chevaliers]] and Qal’at Salah El-Din
 
* Ancient Villages of Northern Syria
 
  
===[[Tajikistan]]===
+
===[[Lithuania]]===
* Proto-urban site of [[Sarazm]]
 
  
===[[Thailand]]===
+
*[[Kernave]] Archeological Site (Cultural Reserve of Kernave)
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+
*[[Vilnius]] Historic Centre
[[Image:Thailand Ayutthaya Wat Yai Chaimongkon Courtyard.jpg|thumb|200px|[[Ayutthaya]], [[Thailand]]]]
+
*[[Curonian Spit]]
 +
*[[Struve Geodetic Arc]]
  
*Ban Chiang Archaeological Site, [[Udon Thani]]
+
===[[Luxembourg]]===
*Dong Phayayen-Khao Yai Forest Complex, [[Khao Yai National Park]]
 
*Historic City, [[Ayutthaya]]
 
*Historic Town, [[Sukhothai]], and Associated Towns [[Kamphaeng Phet]] and [[Si Satchanalai]]
 
*[[Thungyai-Huai Kha Khaeng Wildlife Sanctuaries]]
 
  
===[[Turkmenistan]]===
+
* City of [[Luxembourg (city)|Luxembourg]]: its Old Quarters and Fortifications
  
*Kunya-Urgench
+
===[[Republic of Macedonia|Macedonia]]===
*State Historical and Cultural Park "Ancient [[Merv]]"
+
[[Image:Samoil thb.jpg|thumb|200px|[[Ohrid|Ohrid Region]], [[Macedonia]]]]
*The Parthian Fortresses of [[Nisa]]
 
  
===United Arab Emirates===
+
*[[Ohrid]] Region with its Cultural and Historic Aspect and its Natural Environment
* Cultural Sites of Al Ain (Hafit, Hili, Bidaa Bint Saud and Oases Areas)
 
  
===[[Uzbekistan]]===
+
===[[Malta]]===
[[Image:Registan sunset.jpg|thumb|200px|[[Samarkand]], [[Uzbekistan]]]]
 
  
*Historic Centre of [[Bukhara]]
+
*City of [[Valletta]]
*Historic Centre of [[Shakhrisyabz]]
+
*[[Valletta| Hal Saflieni Hypogeum]]
*[[Khiva|Itchan Kala]]
+
*[[Megalithic Temples of Malta]]
*[[Samarkand]] - Crossroads of Cultures
 
  
===[[Vietnam]]===
+
===[[Moldova]]===
  
*Complex of [[Hué]] Monuments
+
*[[Struve Geodetic Arc]]
* [[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]]===
+
===[[Montenegro]]===
  
*Historic Town of [[Zabid]]
+
* [[Durmitor National Park]] (1980)
*Old City of [[Sana'a]]
+
* Natural and Culturo-Historical Region of [[Kotor]] (1979)
*Old Walled City of [[Shibam]]
+
 
*[[Socotra|Socotra Archipelago]]
+
===[[Netherlands]]===
 +
 
 +
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==Oceania==
+
* [[Amsterdam/Canal Ring|Canal Ring]], [[Amsterdam]]
 +
* Defence Line of Amsterdam, [[North Holland]] and [[Utrecht (province)|Utrecht]]
 +
* Beemster Polder, [[Beemster]]
 +
* 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]])
  
===[[Australia]]===
+
===[[Norway]]===
[[Image:Fraser 75MileBeach.jpg|thumb|200px|[[Fraser Island]], [[Australia]]]]
 
[[Image:Uluru large.jpg|thumb|[[Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park|Uluru]]]]
 
  
* Australian Convict Sites (eleven sites)
+
* [[Røros]] Mining Town and the Circumference
* [[Sydney/City#Landmarks|Sydney Opera House]]  
+
* [[Vega (Norway)|Vega]] Islands
* [[Oxley Wild Rivers National Park]]
+
* Docks of [[Bergen#Bryggen|Bergen]]
* [[Willandra Lakes]] region
+
* [[Luster|Urnes]] Stave Church
* [[Lord Howe Island|Lord Howe Island Group]]
+
* Rock Art of [[Alta]]
* The greater [[Blue Mountains]] area
+
* West Norwegian Fjords - [[Geiranger|Geirangerfjord]] and [[Gudvangen|Nærøyfjord]]
* [[Great Barrier Reef]]
+
*[[Struve Geodetic Arc]]
* 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]]===
+
===[[Poland]]===
[[Kiribati#Phoenix Islands and the Phoenix Island Protected Area|Phoenix Islands Protected Area]]
+
[[Image:Old Town Square in Warsaw.jpeg|thumb|[[Warsaw|Historic Centre of Warsaw]], [[Poland]]]]
 +
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===[[Marshall Islands]]===
+
* [[Białowieża National Park]] in [[Białowieża]] (1979)
  
* Bikini Atoll, nuclear tests site
+
* [[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)
 +
* Wooden Tserkvas of the Carpathian Region in [[Poland]] and [[Ukraine]] (2013)
  
===[[New Caledonia|New Caledonia (France)]]===
+
===[[Portugal]]===
 
+
[[Image:Douro Valley Regua.jpg|thumb|200px|[[Douro|Alto Douro Wine Region]], [[Portugal]]]]
*Lagoons of New Caledonia
+
*[[Douro|Alto Douro]] Wine Region
 
+
*Central Zone of the Town of [[Angra do Heroísmo]] on [[Terceira]] Island, [[Azores]]
===[[New Zealand]]===
+
*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]]
 +
*Medieval Village of [[Monsaraz]]
 +
*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)
 +
* University of Coimbra - Alta and Sofia (2013)
  
*[[Sub-Antarctic Islands (New Zealand)|New Zealand Sub-Antarctic Islands]]: Snares Islands, Bounty Islands, Antipodes Islands, Auckland Islands, Campbell Islands
+
===[[Romania]]===
*[[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]]===
+
*Churches of [[Moldavia]]
 
+
*Dacian Fortresses of the [[Orastie Mountains]] (see also [[Sarmizegetusa]])
*[[Kuk Early Agricultural Site]] in [[South-western provinces (Papua New Guinea)|Western Province]]
+
*[[Danube Delta]]
 +
*Historic Centre of [[Sighisoara]]
 +
*Monastery of [[Horezu]]
 +
*Villages with fortified churches in [[Transylvania]]
 +
*Wooden Churches of [[Maramures]]
  
===[[Pitcairn Islands|Pitcairn Islands (UK)]]===
+
===[[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)
  
*[[Pitcairn Islands|Henderson Island]]
+
===[[San Marino]]===
  
===[[Solomon Islands]]===
+
*[[San Marino]] Historic Centre and Monte Titano
  
*[[East Rennell]]
+
===[[Serbia]]===
  
===[[Vanuatu]]===
 
  
*Chief Roi Mata’s Domain
+
*[[Stari Ras]] and [[Sopocani]]
 +
*[[Studenica]] [[Studenica monastery|Monastery]]
 +
*[[Gamzigrad]]-Romuliana, Palace of Galerius
 +
*Medieval Monuments in [[Kosovo]]
  
==Europe==
+
===[[Slovakia]]===
  
===[[Albania]]===
+
*Caves of the [[Aggtelek]] and [[Slovak Karst]]
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*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]]
  
*[[Butrint]] (1992, 1999, 2007)
+
===[[Slovenia]]===
* Historic Centres of [[Gjirokastër]] and [[Berat]] (2005, 2008)
 
  
===[[Andorra]]===
+
* Skocjan Caves near [[Divača]]
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+
* Prehistoric Pile Dwellings around the Alps (Switzerland, Austria, France, Germany, Italy, Slovenia)
 +
* Heritage of Mercury Almadén and [[Idrija]] (Slovenia, Spain) (2012)
  
*Madriu-Perafita-Claror Valley (which lies to the south and east of [[Andorra La Vella]]) (2004, 2006)
+
===[[Spain]]===
 
+
[[Image:Toledo.jpg|thumb|[[Toledo (Spain)|Historic City of Toledo]], [[Spain]]]]
===[[Austria]]===
+
*[[The Alhambra|Alhambra]], Generalife and Albayzin, [[Granada (city)|Granada]]
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+
*Altamira Cave near [[Santander]]
[[Image:Uhrturm1.jpg|thumb|150px|[[Graz|City of Graz]], [[Austria]]]]
+
*[[Aranjuez]] Cultural Landscape
 
+
*Archaeological Ensemble of [[M%C3%A9rida_%28Spain%29|M&eacute;rida]]
* Historic centre of the city of [[Salzburg (city)|Salzburg]] (1996)
+
*Archaeological Ensemble of T&aacute;rraco in [[Tarragona]], [[Catalonia]]
* Palace and gardens of Schönbrunn ([[Vienna]]) (1996)
+
*Archaeological Site of [[Atapuerca]]
* [[Hallstatt]]-Dachstein [[Salzkammergut]] cultural landscape (1997)
+
*Burgos Cathedral, [[Burgos]]
* [[Graz#Get_out|Semmering railway]] (1998)
+
*Catalan Romanesque Churches of the [[Vall de Boi|Vall de Bo&iacute;]], [[Catalonia]]
* City of [[Graz]] - Historic Centre and Schloss Eggenberg
+
*Cathedral, Alcazar and Archivo de Indias in [[Seville]]
* The Wachau cultural landscape, between [[Melk]] and [[Krems]] (2000)
+
*[[Do&ntilde;ana National Park]]
* Historic centre of [[Vienna]] (2001)
+
*[[Garajonay National Park]]
* [[Neusiedl am See|Fertö/Neusiedlersee]] cultural landscape (2001)
+
*Historic Centre of [[Cordoba (city, Spain)|Cordoba]]
* Prehistoric Pile Dwellings around the Alps (Switzerland, Austria, France, Germany, Italy, Slovenia)
+
*Historic City of [[Toledo (Spain)|Toledo]]
 
+
*Historic Walled Town of [[Cuenca (Spain)|Cuenca]]
===[[Belarus]]===
+
*[[Ibiza]], Biodiversity and Culture
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+
*La Lonja de la Seda de [[Valencia|Valencia]]
 
+
*[[Medulas|Las M&eacute;dulas]]
*[[Mir|Mir Castle]] complex (2000)
+
*Monastery and Site of the [[El Escorial]], [[Madrid]]
*Architectural, Residential and Cultural Complex of the Radziwill Family at [[Nesvizh]] (2005)
+
*Monuments of [[Oviedo (Asturias)|Oviedo]] and the Kingdom of the [[Asturias]]
*[[Belovezhskaya Pushcha National Park|Belovezhskaya Pushcha]]/[[Bialowieza Forest]] (1979, 1992)
+
*Mudejar Architecture of [[Aragon]]
*[[Struve Geodetic Arc]] (2005)
+
*Old City of [[Salamanca (city)|Salamanca]]
 
+
*Old Town of [[&Aacute;vila]], with its Extra-Muros churches
===[[Belgium]]===
+
*Old Town of [[Cáceres]]
 
+
*Old Town of [[Segovia]] and its Aqueduct
* Historic centre, [[Bruges]] | Historic Centre of [[Veurne]]
+
*Palm tree forest of [[Elche]]
* Grand Place, [[Brussels]]
+
*G&uuml;ell Park, G&uuml;ell Palace and Casa Mil&agrave; in [[Barcelona]], [[Catalonia]]
* Major Town Houses of the Architect Victor Horta, [[Brussels#Museums_and_Galleries|Brussels]]
+
*[[Poblet Monastery]], [[Catalonia]]
* Neolithic Flint Mines, [[Spiennes]]
+
*[[Pyrenees]]: [[Mont Perdu]]
* Notre-Dame Cathedral, [[Tournai]]
+
*Rock-Art of the Mediterranean Basin on the [[Iberian Peninsula]]
* Plantin-Moretus House-Workshops-Museum Complex, [[Antwerp#See|Antwerp]]
+
*Roman Walls of [[Lugo]]
* Stoclet House, [[Brussels/Woluwé-Saint-Pierre|Brussels]] (2009)
+
*[[Way of St. James| Route to Santiago de Compostela]]
* The Four Lifts on the Canal du Centre and their Environs, [[La Louvière]] and [[Le Roeulx]]
+
*Royal Monastery of Santa Maria de Guadalupe, [[La Puebla]]
*Flemish Beguinages
+
*[[San Cristobal de La Laguna|San Crist&oacute;bal de La Laguna]], [[Canary Islands]]
** Beguinage of [[Hoogstraten]]
+
*San Mill&aacute;n Yuso and Suso Monasteries
** Beguinage of [[Lier]]
+
*[[Santiago de Compostela]] (Old Town)
** Grand beguinage of [[Mechelen]]
+
*Prehistoric Rock-Art Sites in the Côa Valley, Portugal and [[Siega Verde]]
** Beguinage of [[Turnhout]]
+
*The Palau de la M&uacute;sica Catalana and the Hospital de Sant Pau, [[Barcelona]], [[Catalonia]]
** Beguinage of [[Sint-Truiden]]
+
*University and Historic Precinct of [[Alcal&aacute; de Henares|Alcal&aacute; de Henares]]
** Beguinage of [[Tongeren]]
+
*[[Ubeda]] and [[Baeza]]: Urban duality, cultural unity
** Beguinage of [[Dendermonde]]
+
*Vizcaya Bridge in [[Bilbao]]
** Small beguinage of [[Ghent]]
+
*Teide National Park, [[Tenerife]]
** Beguinage of [[Sint-Amandsberg]]
+
* [[La Coruna|Tower of Hercules]] (2009)
** Beguinage of [[Diest]]
+
* [[Serra de Tramuntana|Cultural Landscape of the Serra de Tramuntana]] (2011)
** Grand beguinage of [[Leuven]]
+
* Heritage of Mercury [[Almadén]] and Idrija (Slovenia, Spain) (2012)
** Beguinage of [[Bruges]]
+
 
** Beguinage of [[Kortrijk]]
+
===[[Sweden]]===
*Belfries of Belgium and France:
+
 
** Belfry and aldermen's house, [[Aalst]]
+
*The Agricultural Landscape of Southern [[Öland]]
** Cathedral of Our Lady, [[Antwerp]]
+
*Birka and Hovgården on the islands [[Björkö]] and [[Adelsö]] in lake Mälaren, Near [[Stockholm#Get_out|Stockholm]]
** City hall, [[Antwerp]]
+
*The Church Village of Gammelstad outside [[Luleå]]
** Belfry and halls, [[Bruges]]
+
*Drottningholm Castle Area outside [[Stockholm#Get_out|Stockholm]]
** City hall with belfry, [[Dendermonde]]
+
*Engelsberg Ironworks in [[Fagersta]]
** City hall with belfry, [[Diksmuide]]
+
*The Hanseatic town of [[Visby]]
** City hall with belfry, [[Eeklo]]
+
*The High Coast of [[Ångermanland]]
** Belfry, clothmakers' hall and ''Mammelokker'' (old prison), [[Ghent]]
+
*The Laponian area in [[Lapland (Sweden)|Lapland]]
** Former city hall / clothmakers' hall, [[Herentals]]
+
*The Mining Area of the [[Falun#See|Great Copper Mountain]] in [[Falun]]
** Belfry with clothmakers' hall, [[Ypres]]
+
*The Naval Port of [[Karlskrona]]
** Belfry or hall tower, [[Kortrijk]]
+
*Rock Carvings in [[Tanum]], in [[Bohuslän]] region
** St. Peter's church / Belfry, [[Leuven]]
+
*Skogskyrkogården (The Woodland Cemetery) in [[Stockholm]]
** City hall and belfry tower, [[Lier]]
+
*The Grimeton Radio Station in [[Varberg]]
** Former city hall with belfry, [[Lo-Reninge]]
+
*[[Struve Geodetic Arc]]
** Old hall with belfry, [[Mechelen]]
+
*Decorated Farmhouses of [[Hälsingland]] (2012)
** St. Rumbold's tower, [[Mechelen]]
+
 
** Belfry and City hall, [[Menen]]
+
===[[Switzerland]]===
** Hall with belfry, [[Nieuwpoort]]
+
 
** City hall with belfry, [[Oudenaarde]]
+
* The Convent of [[Saint Gallen| St. Gall]]
** City hall, hall and belfry, [[Roeselare]]
+
* The Benedictine Convent of St. John at [[Müstair]]
** City hall with tower, [[Sint-Truiden]]
+
* The Old Town of [[Berne]]
** Hall tower or belfry, hall and aldermen's room, [[Tielt]]
+
* The Three Castles, Defensive Wall and Ramparts of the Market-town of [[Bellinzona]]
** St. Germain's church with city tower, [[Tienen]]
+
* Jungfrau-Aletsch-Bietschhorn above [[Interlaken]]
** Basilica of Our Lady with city tower, [[Tongeren]]
+
* Monte San Giorgio near [[Lugano]] in [[Ticino]]
** Country house with belfry, [[Veurne]]
+
* [[Lavaux]], Vineyard Terraces overlooking the Lake and the Alps
** St. Leonard's church, [[Zoutleeuw]]
+
* [[La Chaux-de-Fonds|Le Locle, Watchmaking Town Planning]]
** City hall belfry, [[Binche]]
+
* Rhaetian Railway in the [[Albula]] / [[Bernina]] Landscapes
** City hall belfry, [[Charleroi]]
+
* Sardona Tectonic Area
** Belfry, [[Mons]]
+
* Prehistoric Pile Dwellings around the Alps (Switzerland, Austria, France, Germany, Italy, Slovenia)
** Belfry, [[Namur]]
 
** Belfry, [[Thuin]]
 
** Belfry, [[Tournai]]
 
** Belfry, [[Gembloux]]
 
  
:''See also: [[UNESCO_World_Heritage_List#France|France]]''
 
  
===[[Bosnia and Herzegovina]]===
+
===[[Turkey]]===
  
*Old Bridge Area of the Old City of [[Mostar]]
+
* Archaeological Site of [[Troy (Turkey)|Troy]] (1998)
*Mehmed Paša Sokolović Bridge in [[Višegrad]]
+
* City of [[Safranbolu]] (1994)
 
+
* [[Göreme|G&ouml;reme National Park]] and the Rock Sites of [[Cappadocia]] (1985)
===[[Bulgaria]]===
+
* Great Mosque and Hospital of [[Divrigi]] (1985)
[[Image:Bulgaria_Rila_Monastery.jpg|thumb|[[Southwest Bulgaria#See|Rila Monastery]], [[Bulgaria]]]]
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* [[Bogazkale|Hattusha]] (1986)
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* [[Pamukkale|Hierapolis]]-[[Pamukkale]] (1988)
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* [[Istanbul/Sultanahmet-Old_City|Historic Areas]] of [[Istanbul]] (1985)
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* [[Nemrut Dagi]] (1987)
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* [[Kınık|Xanthos]]-[[Kınık|Letoon]] (1988)
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* [[Edirne|Selimiye Mosque Complex at Edirne]] (2011)
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* Neolithic Site of [[Konya#Get out|Çatalhöyük]] (2012)
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===[[Ukraine]]===
  
*Boyana Church ([[Sofia]])
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* [[Kiev]]: Saint Sophia Cathedral and Related Monastic Buildings, Kyiv-Pechersk Lavra
*[[Shumen#Get out|Madara Rider]]
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* [[Lviv]]: the Ensemble of the Historic Center
*[[Rousse#Get out|Rock-hewn Churches of Ivanovo]] (1979)
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* Primeval Beech Forests of the Carpathians around [[Rakhiv]] in [[Western Ukraine]]  
*Thracian tomb of [[Kazanlak]] (1979)
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* Residence of Bukovinian and Dalmatia Metropolitans in [[Chernivtsi]]
*Ancient City of [[Nesebar]]
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* [[Struve Geodetic Arc]]
*[[Silistra#Get out|Srebarna Nature Reserve]] (1983)
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* Wooden Tserkvas of the Carpathian Region in [[Poland]] and [[Ukraine]] (2013)
*[[Pirin|Pirin National Park]] (1983)
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* Ancient City of Tauric Chersonese and its Chora
*[[Southwest Bulgaria#See|Rila Monastery]]
 
*[[Isperih#Get out|Thracian tomb of Sveshtari]] (1985)
 
  
===[[Croatia]]===
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===[[United Kingdom]]===
[[Image:800px-Dubrovnik Croatia.jpg|thumb|[[Dubrovnik|Old City of Dubrovnik]], [[Croatia]]]]
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*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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[[Image:Durham Cathedral (exterior).JPG|thumb|150px|[[Durham (England)|Durham Castle and Cathedral]], [[United Kingdom]]]]
  
*[[Paphos]]
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*[[Bath (England)|Bath]] (1987)
*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]]
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*[[Blaenavon]] Industrial Landscape in [[Wales]] (2000)
*[[Choirokoitia]]
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*[[Woodstock (Oxfordshire)|Blenheim Palace]] near [[Oxford]] (1987)
 
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*[[Caernarfon]] Castle, [[Conwy]] Castle, [[Beaumaris]] Castle & [[Harlech]] Castle in [[Wales]] (1986)
===[[Czech Republic]]===
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*[[Canterbury (England)|Canterbury Cathedral, St Augustine's Abbey, and St Martin's Church]] (1988)
[[Image:Prague east bank.jpg|thumb|[[Prague|Historic centre of Prague]], [[Czech Republic]]]]
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*[[Cornwall]] and West [[Devon]] Mining Landscape (2006)
*Historic centre of [[Prague]]
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*[[Belper|Derwent Valley Mills]], [[Derbyshire]] (2001)
*Historic centre of [[Cesky Krumlov]]
+
*[[Jurassic Coast|Dorset and East Devon Coast]], [[West England]] (2001)
*Historic centre of [[Telc]]
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[[Image:Durdle Door.jpg|thumb|150px|Durdle Door on the Jurassic Coast]]
*Pilgrimage church of St. John of Nepomuk at [[Zelena Hora]]
+
*[[Durham (England)|Durham Castle and Cathedral]] (1986, 2008)
*[[Kutna Hora]]: historical town centre with the church of Saint Barbara and the cathedral of our Lady at Sedlec
+
*[[Edinburgh]], [[Edinburgh/Old_Town|Old]] and [[Edinburgh/New_Town|New]] Towns (1995)
*[[Lednice-Valtice]] cultural landscape
+
*The [[Giant's Causeway]] in [[Northern Ireland]] (1986)
*[[Ceske Budejovice#Get Out|Holasovice]] historical village reservation
+
*Maritime [[London/Greenwich|Greenwich]] (1997)
*Gardens and castle at [[Kromeriz]]
+
*Frontiers of the Roman Empire: [[Hadrian's Wall]] (1987, 2005, 2008)
*[[Litomysl]] castle
+
*[[Ironbridge|Ironbridge Gorge]] near [[Telford]] (1986)
*Holy Trinity column in [[Olomouc]]
+
*[[London/Richmond-Kew|Kew Gardens]] (2003)
*Tugendhat Villa in [[Brno]]
+
*[[Liverpool]] – Maritime Mercantile City (2004)
*The Jewish Quarter and St Procopius' basilica in [[Trebic]]
+
*Neolithic [[Orkney Islands|Orkney]] (1999)
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[[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)
  
===[[Denmark]]===
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===[[Vatican City]]===
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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)
  
*[[Jelling]] mounds, runic stones and church
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==North America==
*[[Roskilde]] Cathedral
 
*Kronborg Castle in [[Elsinore]]
 
  
===[[Estonia]]===
+
===[[Barbados]]===
 +
* [[Bridgetown|Historic Bridgetown and its Garrison]] (2011)
  
*Historic centre (old town) of [[Tallinn]]
+
===[[Belize]]===
*[[Struve Geodetic Arc]]
 
  
===[[Finland]]===
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*[[Belize Barrier Reef]] Reserve System
[[Image:Suomenlinna-800px.jpg|thumb|[[Helsinki#Islands|Suomenlinna]], [[Finland]]]]
 
  
*Bronze Age Burial Site of [[Sammallahdenmäki]], near [[Rauma]]
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===[[Bermuda]]===
*[[Helsinki#Islands|Fortress of Suomenlinna]], [[Helsinki]]
 
*[[Rauma|Old Rauma]]
 
*[[Petäjävesi]] Old Church
 
*Verla Groundwood and Board Mill, [[Kouvola|Jaala]]
 
*[[Kvarken Archipelago]]/High Coast
 
*[[Struve Geodetic Arc]]
 
  
===[[France]]===
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* Historic Town of [[Saint George (Bermuda)|St. George]] and Related Fortifications, Bermuda
[[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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===[[Canada]]===
* Episcopal City of [[Albi]]
+
[[Image:Canada 28 bg 061904.jpg|thumb|Moraine Lake, [[Banff National Park]]]]
* [[Mont-Saint-Michel]] and its Bay
+
 
* [[Chartres]] Cathedral
+
*L'Anse aux Meadows National Historic Site near [[St Anthony]]
* Palace and Park of [[Versailles]]
+
*[[Nahanni National Park Reserve|Nahanni National Park]]
* [[Vézelay]], Church and Hill
+
*Dinosaur Provincial Park, near [[Brooks]], [[Alberta]]
* Prehistoric Sites and Decorated Caves of the [[Vézère Valley]], in [[Dordogne]] Region
+
*S<u>G</u>aang Gwaay in the [[Gwaii Haanas National Park Reserve]]
* Palace and Park of [[Fontainebleau]]
+
*Head-Smashed-In Buffalo Jump near [[Fort Macleod]], [[Alberta]]
* [[Amiens]] Cathedral
+
*[[Wood Buffalo National Park]]
* [[Orange (Provence)|Roman Theatre and its Surroundings and the "Triumphal Arch" of Orange]]
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*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]]
* Roman and Romanesque Monuments of [[Arles]]
+
*Historic district of Old [[Québec City]]
* Cistercian Abbey of [[Fontenay]]
+
*[[Gros Morne National Park]]
* Royal Saltworks of [[Arc-et-Senans]]
+
*Old town [[Lunenburg]]
* Place Stanislas, Place de la Carrière and Place d'Alliance in [[Nancy]]
+
*[[Miguasha Park]]
* Church of [[Saint-Savin sur Gartempe]]
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* [[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)
* Cape Girolata, Cape Porto, Scandola Nature Reserve and the Piana Calanches in [[Corsica]]
+
*[[Waterton Glacier International Peace Park]]: [[Waterton Lakes National Park]] | [[Glacier National Park]]
* [[Le Pont du Gard]] (Roman Aqueduct)
+
*The [[Rideau Canal]]
* [[Strasbourg]] - Grande île
+
*Joggins Fossil Cliffs in [[Cumberland County (Nova Scotia)|Cumberland County]], [[Nova Scotia]] (2008)
* [[Paris]], Banks of the Seine
+
* [[Riding Mountain National Park]] forms the core of the Riding Mountain Biosphere Reserve
* Cathedral of Notre-Dame, Former Abbey of Saint-Remi and Palace of Tau, [[Reims]]
+
*The Landscape of [[Grand-Pré]] (2012)
* [[Bourges]] Cathedral
+
* Red Bay Basque Whaling Station (2013)
* [[Le Havre]]
+
 
* Historic Centre of [[Avignon]]
+
===[[Costa Rica]]===
* Canal du Midi, which runs from [[Toulouse]] to [[Sète]]
+
 
* Historic Fortified City of [[Carcassonne]]
+
*[[Cocos Island National Park]]  
* Pyrénées - [[Mont Perdu]]
+
*Area de Conservación [[Guanacaste]]  
* [[Routes of Santiago de Compostela in France]]
+
*[[Talamanca Range]]-[[La Amistad Reserves]]/[[La Amistad National Park]]
* Historic Site of [[Lyon|Lyon]]
+
 
* Jurisdiction of [[Bordeaux#Get Out| Saint-Emilion]]
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===[[Cuba]]===
* 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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*Urban Historic Centre of [[Cienfuegos]]
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*Old [[Havana]] and its fortifications
[[Image:Jvari.jpg|thumb|200px|[[Mtskheta|Historical Monuments of Mtskheta]], [[Georgia (country)|Georgia]]]]
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*[[Trinidad (Cuba)|Trinidad]] and the [[Valley de los Ingenios]]
 +
*San Pedro de la Roca castle, [[Santiago de Cuba]]
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*[[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]]
  
* [[Kutaisi#See|Bagrati Cathedral and Gelati Monastery]] (1994)
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===[[Curaçao]]===
* Historical Monuments of [[Mtskheta]] (1994)
 
* Upper [[Svaneti]] (1996)
 
  
===[[Germany]]===
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* Historic Area of [[Willemstad]], Inner City and Harbour
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[[Image:Hildesheim-St Michaels Church outside.jpg|thumb|200px|[[Hildesheim|Church of Saint Michael]], [[Germany]]]]
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===[[Dominica]]===
[[Image:Koln dom.JPG|thumb|[[Cologne|Cologne Cathedral]], [[Germany]]]]
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[[Image:Assmannshausen Village.JPG|thumb|[[Rhine Valley|Upper Middle Rhine Valley]] [[Germany]]]]
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*[[Morne Trois Pitons National Park]]
* [[Aachen]] Cathedral (1978)
+
 
* [[Speyer]] Cathedral (1981)
+
===[[Dominican Republic]]===
* [[Wurzburg | Würzburg]] Residence with the Court Gardens and Residence Square (1981)
+
 
* Pilgrimage Church of Wies (1983)
+
*Colonial city of [[Santo Domingo]]
* Castles of Augustusburg and Falkenlust at [[Cologne#Get out| Brühl]] (1984)
+
 
* St. Mary's Cathedral and St. Michael's Church at [[Hildesheim]] (1985)
+
===[[El Salvador]]===
* Roman Monuments, Cathedral of St. Peter and Church of Our Lady in [[Trier]] (1986)
+
 
* Hanseatic City of [[Lübeck]] (1987)
+
*[[La Libertad#Other destinations|Joya de Ceren]] archaeological site (1993)
* Palaces and Parks of [[Potsdam]] and [[Berlin]] (1990)
+
 
* Abbey and Altenmünster of [[Lorsch]] (1991)
+
===[[Greenland]]===
* Mines of Rammelsberg, Historic Town of [[Goslar]] and Upper Harz Water Management System
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*[[Ilulissat]] Icefjord
* [[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)
 
* [[Alfeld|Fagus Factory in Alfeld]] (2011)
 
* Prehistoric Pile Dwellings around the Alps (Switzerland, Austria, France, Germany, Italy, Slovenia)
 
  
===[[Greece]]===
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===[[Guatemala]]===
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[[Image:Tikal.jpg|thumb|200px|[[Tikal|Tikal National Park]], [[Guatemala]]]]
  
* Temple of Apollo Epicurius at [[Bassae]]
+
* [[Antigua Guatemala]]
* Archaeological Site of [[Delphi]]
+
* Archaeological Park and Ruins of [[Quirigua]]
* Acropolis, [[Athens]]
+
* [[Tikal]] National Park
* [[Mount Athos]]
+
 
* [[Meteora]]
+
===[[Haiti]]===
* 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]]===
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*National History Park - Citadel, Sans Souci, Ramiers
  
*Caves of the [[Aggtelek]] and [[Slovak Karst]]
+
===[[Honduras]]===
*[[Budapest]], the Banks of the [[Danube]], the Buda Castle Quarter, and Andrássy Avenue
 
*[[Fertö Lake|Fertö]]/[[Neusiedler Lake|Neusiedlersee]] cultural landscape
 
*Old Village of [[Hollókő]] and its Surroundings
 
*[[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
 
  
===[[Iceland]]===
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*Maya Site of [[Copán Ruinas|Copán]]
 +
*[[Río Plátano Biosphere Reserve]]
  
*[[Thingvellir|Þingvellir]] National Park
+
===[[Mexico]]===
*[[Surtsey]]
+
[[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]]]]
  
===[[Ireland]]===
+
*Agave Landscape and Ancient Industrial Facilities of [[Tequila]]
 
+
*Ancient Maya City of [[Calakmul]], Campeche
*Archaeological Ensemble of the Bend of the Boyne ([[Brú Na Bóinne Archaeological Park|Brú Na Bóinne Archaeological Park]])
+
*Archaeological Monuments Zone of [[Xochicalco]]
*[[Skellig Michael]]
+
*Archeological Zone of Paquimé, Casas Grandes, [[Chihuahua]]
 
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*Camino Real de Tierra Adentro
===[[Italy]]===
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*Earliest 16th-Century Monasteries on the Slopes of [[Popocatepetl]]
[[Image:Tower of pisa.JPG|thumb|200px|[[Pisa|Piazza del Duomo, Pisa]], [[Italy]]]]
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*[[El Tajin]], Pre-Hispanic City
[[Image:Trulli.jpg|thumb|200px|[[Alberobello|Trulli of Alberobello]], [[Italy]]]]
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*Historic Centre of [[Mexico City]] and [[Xochimilco]]
[[Image:Grand Canal.JPG|thumb|[[Venice|Venice and its Lagoon]], [[Italy]]]]
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*Historic Centre of [[Morelia]]
 +
*Historic Centre of [[Oaxaca (city)|Oaxaca]] and Archaeological Site of Monte Albán
 +
*Historic Centre of [[Puebla]]
 +
*Historic Centre of [[Zacatecas]]
 +
*Historic Fortified Town of [[Campeche]]
 +
*Historic Monuments Zone of Querétaro
 +
*Historic Monuments Zone of Tlacotalpan
 +
*Historic Town of Guanajuato and Adjacent Mines
 +
*Hospicio Cabañas, [[Guadalajara]]
 +
*Islands of the Gulf of California
 +
*[[Luis Barragán House and Studio]]
 +
*Pre-Hispanic City and National Park of [[Palenque]]
 +
*Pre-Hispanic City of [[Chichen Itza]]
 +
*Pre-Hispanic City of [[Teotihuacan]]
 +
*Prehispanic City of [[Uxmal]]
 +
*Prehistoric caves of Yagul and Mitla in the Central Valley of [[Oaxaca]]
 +
*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]]
 +
* El Pinacate and Gran Desierto de Altar Biosphere Reserve (2013)
  
* 18th-Century Royal Palace at [[Caserta]] with the Park, the Aqueduct of Vanvitelli and the San Leucio Complex
+
===[[Nicaragua]]===
* [[Amalfi Coast]]
+
 
* Archaeological Area and the Patriarchal Basilica of [[Aquileia]]
+
* Ruins of [[León (Nicaragua)|Leon]] Viejo
* Archaeological Area of [[Agrigento]]
+
* [[León (Nicaragua)|Leon Cathedral]] (2011)
* Archaeological Areas of [[Pompeii]], [[Herculaneum]], and [[Torre Annunziata]]
+
 
* [[Assisi]], the Basilica of San Francesco and Other Franciscan Sites
+
===[[Panama]]===
* Botanical Garden (Orto Botanico), [[Padova]]
+
 
* [[Castel del Monte]], Andria ([[Bari]])
+
*Coiba National Park
* Cathedral, Torre Civica and Piazza Grande, [[Modena]]
+
*[[Talamanca Range]]-[[La Amistad Reserves]]/[[La Amistad National Park]]
* Church and Dominican Convent of Santa Maria delle Grazie with "The Last Supper" by "Leonardo da Vinci" in [[Milan]]
+
*Fortifications on the Caribbean Side of Panama: [[Portobelo]]-[[San Lorenzo (Panama)|San Lorenzo]]
* [[Cilento and Vallo di Diano National Park]] with the Archeological sites of [[Paestum]] and [[Elea|Velia]], and the [[Certosa di Padula]]
+
*[[Darien National Park]]
* City of [[Verona]]
+
*Archaeological Site of Panamá Viejo and Historic District of Panamá
* City of [[Vicenza]] and the Palladian Villas of the [[Veneto]]
+
 
* [[Bergamo#Get_out|Crespi d'Adda]]
+
===[[Puerto Rico]]===
* The [[South Tyrol|Dolomites]] (2009)
+
See [[USA]].
* Early Christian Monuments of [[Ravenna]]
+
 
* Etruscan Necropolises of [[Cerveteri]] and [[Tarquinia]]
+
===[[Saint Kitts and Nevis]]===
* [[Ferrara]], City of the Renaissance and its Po Delta
+
 
* Historic Centre of [[Florence]]
+
*[[Brimstone Hill Fortress National Park]]
* Historic Centre of [[Naples]]
+
 
* Historic Centre of [[Rome]], the Properties of the Holy See in that City Enjoying Extraterritorial Rights, and [[San Paolo Fuori le Mura]]
+
===[[Saint Lucia]]===
* Historic Centre of [[San Gimignano]]
+
 
* Historic Centre of [[Siena]]
+
*Pitons Management Area
* Historic Centre of [[Urbino]]
+
 
* Historic Centre of the City of [[Pienza]]
+
===[[United States of America]]===
* I Sassi di Matera
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* Isole Eolie ([[Aeolian Islands]])
+
[[Image:Clepsydra.jpg|thumb|200px|[[Yellowstone National Park]], [[United States]]]]
* 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]])
+
[[Image:Liberty Bell.jpg|thumb|200px|[[Philadelphia/Old City|Independence Hall]], [[United States]]]]
* 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)
 
  
===[[Latvia]]===
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* [[Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site]] (1982)
 
+
* [[Carlsbad Caverns National Park]] (1995)
*Historic Centre of [[Riga]]
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* [[Chaco Culture National Historical Park]] (1987)
*[[Struve Geodetic Arc]]
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* [[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)
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* [[Mammoth Cave National Park]] (1981)
 +
* [[Mesa Verde National Park]] (1978)
 +
* Monticello and the University of Virginia in [[Charlottesville]], [[Virginia]] (1987)
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* [[Olympic National Park]] (1981)
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* [[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)
  
===[[Lithuania]]===
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==Oceania==
  
*[[Kernave]] Archeological Site (Cultural Reserve of Kernave)
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===[[Australia]]===
*[[Vilnius]] Historic Centre
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[[Image:Fraser 75MileBeach.jpg|thumb|200px|[[Fraser Island]], [[Australia]]]]
*[[Curonian Spit]]
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[[Image:Uluru large.jpg|thumb|[[Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park|Uluru]]]]
*[[Struve Geodetic Arc]]
 
  
===[[Luxembourg]]===
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* Australian Convict Sites (eleven sites)
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* [[Sydney/City#Landmarks|Sydney Opera House]]  
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* [[Oxley Wild Rivers National Park]]
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* [[Willandra Lakes]] region
 +
* [[Lord Howe Island|Lord Howe Island Group]]
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* The greater [[Blue Mountains]] area
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* [[Great Barrier Reef]]
 +
* Wet Tropics of [[Queensland]]
 +
* [[Fraser Island]]
 +
* [[Gondwana Rainforest of Australia]], Queensland/New South Wales (previously known as Central Eastern Rainforest Reserves)
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* [[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]]
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* [[Macquarie Island]]
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* [[Shark Bay]]
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* [[Purnululu National Park]]  ''(including the Bungle Bungles)'
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* 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)
  
* City of [[Luxembourg (city)|Luxembourg]]: its Old Quarters and Fortifications
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===[[Fiji]]===
 +
* [[Levuka]] Historical Port Town (2013)
  
===[[Republic of Macedonia|Macedonia]]===
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===[[Kiribati]]===
[[Image:Samoil thb.jpg|thumb|200px|[[Ohrid|Ohrid Region]], [[Macedonia]]]]
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[[Kiribati#Phoenix Islands and the Phoenix Island Protected Area|Phoenix Islands Protected Area]]
  
*[[Ohrid]] Region with its Cultural and Historic Aspect and its Natural Environment
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===[[Marshall Islands]]===
 +
 
 +
* Bikini Atoll, nuclear tests site
 +
 
 +
===[[New Caledonia]]===
  
===[[Malta]]===
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*Lagoons of New Caledonia
  
*City of [[Valletta]]
+
===[[New Zealand]]===
*[[Valletta| Hal Saflieni Hypogeum]]
 
*[[Megalithic Temples of Malta]]
 
  
===[[Moldova]]===
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*[[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]]
  
*[[Struve Geodetic Arc]]
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===[[Papua New Guinea]]===
  
===[[Montenegro]]===
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*[[Kuk Early Agricultural Site]] in [[South-western provinces (Papua New Guinea)|Western Province]]
  
* [[Durmitor National Park]] (1980)
+
===[[Palau]]===
* Natural and Culturo-Historical Region of [[Kotor]] (1979)
 
  
===[[Netherlands|The Netherlands]]===
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* [[Rock Islands]] Southern Lagoon (2012)
  
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===[[Pitcairn Islands]]===
  
* [[Amsterdam/Canal Ring|Canal Ring]], [[Amsterdam]]
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*[[Pitcairn Islands|Henderson Island]]
* Defence Line of Amsterdam, [[North Holland]]
+
 
* Beemster Polder, [[Beemster]]
+
===[[Solomon Islands]]===
* D.F. Wouda Steam Pumping Station, [[Lemmer]]
+
 
* Mill Network, [[Kinderdijk]]
+
*[[East Rennell]]
* Rietveld Schröder House, [[Utrecht]]
+
 
* Schokland and Surroundings, [[Noordoostpolder]]
+
===[[Vanuatu]]===
* The Wadden Sea, [[West Frisian Islands]] (site shared with [[Germany]])
 
  
===[[Norway]]===
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*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]]]]
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[[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]]===
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*[[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
+
===[[Bolivia]]===
*Laurisilva forests of [[Madeira]]
+
[[Image:Tiwanaku 02.jpg|thumb|200px|[[Tiwanaku]], [[Bolivia]]]]
*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]]===
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*Churches of [[Moldavia]]
+
*City of [[Potosí]] (1987)
*Dacian Fortresses of the [[Orastie Mountains]] (see also [[Sarmizegetusa]])
+
*[[Jesuit Missions of the Chiquitos]] (1990)
*[[Danube Delta]]
+
*Historic city of [[Sucre]] (1991)
*Historic Centre of [[Sighisoara]]
+
*Fuerte de [[Samaipata]] (1998)
*Monastery of [[Horezu]]
+
*[[Noel Kempff Mercado National Park]] (2000)
*Villages with fortified churches in [[Transylvania]]
+
*[[Tiwanaku]]: spiritual and political centre of the Tiwanaku culture (2000)
*Wooden Churches of [[Maramures]]
+
 
 +
===[[Brazil]]===
 +
[[Image:300px-Ouropreto1.jpg|thumb|200px|[[Ouro Preto|Historic Town of Ouro Preto]], [[Brazil]]]]
  
===[[Russia]]===
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*Historic Town of [[Ouro Preto]]
[[Image:Moscow Red Square.jpg|thumb|[[Moscow|Kremlin and Red Square]], [[Russia]]]]
+
*Historic Centre of the Town of [[Olinda]]
*Architectural Ensemble of the Trinity Sergius Lavra in [[Sergiev Posad]], [[Moscow Oblast]]
+
*Historic Centre of [[Salvador | Salvador da Bahia]]
*Central Sikhote-Alin mountains, [[Primorsky Krai]]
+
*Sanctuary of Bom Jesus de [[Congonhas]]
*Church of the Ascension, [[Kolomenskoye]]
+
*[[Iguaçu National Park]] - see [[Iguaçu Falls]]
*Cultural and Historic Ensemble of the [[Solovetsky Islands]], a.k.a. Solovki, [[Arkhangelsk Oblast]]
+
*[[Brasilia]]
*Curonian Spit, [[Kaliningrad Oblast]]
+
*[[Serra da Capivara National Park]]
*Ensemble of the Ferapontov Monastery, [[Vologda Oblast]]
+
*Historic Centre of [[Sao Luis]]
*Ensemble of the Novodevichy Convent, [[Moscow]]
+
*Historic Centre of the town of [[Diamantina]]
*Golden Mountains of [[Altai Republic|Altai]]
+
*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]]
*Historic Center of [[Saint Petersburg]] and Related Groups of Monuments
+
*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]]
*Historic Monuments of [[Novgorod]] and Surroundings
+
*[[Pantanal]] Conservation Area
*Historic and Architectural Complex of the [[Kazan]] Kremlin
+
*Central Amazon Conservation Complex: [[Jaú National Park]]
*[[Kizhi]] Island
+
*Cerrado Protected Areas: [[Chapada dos Veadeiros National Park|Chapada dos Veadeiros]] and [[Emas National Park]]s
*Kremlin and Red Square, [[Moscow]]
+
*Brazilian Atlantic Islands: [[Fernando de Noronha]] and [[Rocas Atoll|Atol das Rocas]] Reserves
*[[Lake Baikal]]
+
*Historic Centre of the Town of [[Goias (city)|Goias]]
*Natural System of [[Wrangel Island]] Reserve, [[Chukotka]]
+
*Jesuit Missions of the Guaranis: [[São Miguel das Missões]]
*[[Putoransky Nature Reserve|Putorana Plateau]]
+
*São Francisco Square in the Town of [[São Cristovão]]
*Virgin Komi Forests, [[Komi Republic]].
+
*[[Rio de Janeiro]], Carioca Landscapes between the Mountain and the Sea (2012)
*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]]
 
  
===[[San Marino]]===
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===[[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
  
===[[Serbia]]===
+
===[[Colombia]]===
  
 +
*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)
  
*[[Stari Ras]] and [[Sopocani]]
+
===[[Ecuador]]===
*[[Studenica]] [[Studenica monastery|Monastery]]
 
*[[Gamzigrad]]-Romuliana, Palace of Galerius
 
*Medieval Monuments in [[Kosovo]]
 
  
===[[Slovakia]]===
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*[[Galapagos Islands]]
 +
*City of [[Quito]]
 +
*[[Sangay National Park]]
 +
*Historic centre of Santa Ana de los Rios de [[Cuenca (Ecuador)|Cuenca]]
  
*Caves of the [[Aggtelek]] and [[Slovak Karst]]
+
===[[Paraguay]]===
*Historic Town of [[Banska Stiavnica]] and the Technical Monuments in its Vicinity
+
 
*[[Bardejov]] Town Conservation Reserve
+
* [[Trinidad (Paraguay)|Jesuit Missions of La Santisima Trinidad de Paraná]] and Jesus de Tavarangue near [[Encarnacion]]
*[[Spissky Hrad|Spi&#154;ský Hrad]] and its Associated Cultural Monuments
 
*[[Vlkolinec]]
 
*Primeval Beech Forests of the Carpathians
 
*Carpathian Wooden Churches
 
  
===[[Slovenia]]===
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===[[Peru]]===
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[[Image:Machupicchu.jpg|thumb|[[Machu Picchu]]]]
 +
*[[Trujillo (Peru)#Chan Chan|Chan Chan]] Archaeological Zone near [[Trujillo (Peru)|Trujillo]] (1986)
 +
*[[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)
  
* Skocjan Caves near [[Divača]]
+
===[[Suriname]]===
* Prehistoric Pile Dwellings around the Alps (Switzerland, Austria, France, Germany, Italy, Slovenia)
 
  
===[[Spain]]===
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*Central Suriname Nature Reserve
[[Image:Toledo.jpg|thumb|[[Toledo (Spain)|Historic City of Toledo]], [[Spain]]]]
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*Historic Inner City of [[Paramaribo]]
*[[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]]===
+
===[[Uruguay]]===
  
* [[Kiev]]: Saint Sophia Cathedral and Related Monastic Buildings, Kyiv-Pechersk Lavra
+
*Historic Quarter of the City of [[Colonia del Sacramento]]
* [[Lviv]] - the Ensemble of the Historic Center
 
* [[Struve Geodetic Arc]]
 
* Primeval Beech Forests of the Carpathians
 
* Residence of Bukovinian and Dalmatia Metropolitans
 
  
===[[United Kingdom]]===
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===[[Venezuela]]===
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[[Image:Durham Cathedral (exterior).JPG|thumb|150px|[[Durham (England)|Durham Castle and Cathedral]], [[United Kingdom]]]]
+
*[[Coro]] and its Port
 
+
*[[Canaima National Park]]
*[[Bath (England)|Bath]] (1987)
+
*Ciudad Universitaria de [[Caracas]]
*[[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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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

Qatar

  • Al Zubarah Archaeological Site (2013)

Saudi Arabia

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

South Korea

Sri Lanka

Syria

Tajikistan

  • Proto-urban site of Sarazm
  • Tajik National Park (2013)

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

  • Kiev: Saint Sophia Cathedral and Related Monastic Buildings, Kyiv-Pechersk Lavra
  • Lviv: the Ensemble of the Historic Center
  • Primeval Beech Forests of the Carpathians around Rakhiv in Western Ukraine
  • Residence of Bukovinian and Dalmatia Metropolitans in Chernivtsi
  • Struve Geodetic Arc
  • Wooden Tserkvas of the Carpathian Region in Poland and Ukraine (2013)
  • Ancient City of Tauric Chersonese and its Chora

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

Fiji

  • Levuka Historical Port Town (2013)

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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