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

Lavaux Vineyard Terraces

Abu Mena

Acropolis, Athens

Aflaj Irrigation Systems of Oman

Agra Fort

Alhambra, Generalife and Albayzín, Granada

Ancient City of Damascus

Ancient City of Sigiriya

Ancient Maya City of Calakmul, Campeche

Ancient Thebes with its Necropolis


Antigua Guatemala

Antigua Naval Dockyard and Related Archaeological Sites

Aranjuez Cultural Landscape

Archaeological Area of Agrigento

Archaeological Areas of Pompei, Herculanum and Torre Annunziata

Archaeological Ensemble of Mérida

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

Archaeological Park and Ruins of Quirigua

Archaeological Site of Delphi

Archaeological Site of Mystras

Archaeological Site of Olympia

Archaeological Site of Panamá Viejo and Historic District of Panamá

Archaeological Site of Troy

Archaeological Site of Volubilis

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

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

Area de Conservación Guanacaste

Bahla Fort

Baroque Churches of the Philippines

Benedictine Convent of St John at Müstair

Blenheim Palace

Borobudur Temple Compounds

Botanical Garden (Orto Botanico), Padua


Brazilian Atlantic Islands Fernando de Noronha and Atol das Rocas Reserves

Bronze Age Burial Site of Sammallahdenmäki



Bwindi Impenetrable National Park


Canal du Midi

Cape Floral Region Protected Areas

Carlsbad Caverns National Park

Caserta Royal Palace

Castles of Augustusburg and Falkenlust at Brühl

Cathedral and Churches of Echmiatsin and the Archaeological Site of Zvartnots

Cathedral, Alcázar and Archivo de Indias in Seville

Caves of Aggtelek Karst and Slovak Karst

Central Amazon Conservation Complex

Central Sector of the Imperial Citadel of Thang Long - Hanoi

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

Chaco Culture

Changdeokgung Palace Complex

Chartres Cathedral

Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus (formerly Victoria Terminus)

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

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

Citadel of the Ho Dynasty

City of Bath

City of Cuzco

City of Luxembourg, its Old Quarters and Fortifications

City of Quito

City of Valletta

Classical Gardens of Suzhou

Classical Weimar

Cliff of Bandiagara (Land of the Dogons)

Collegiate Church, Castle, and Old Town of Quedlinburg

Cologne Cathedral

Complex of Hué Monuments

Complex of Koguryo Tombs

Convent of Christ in Tomar

Cornwall and West Devon Mining Landscape

Costiera Amalfitana

Cracow's Historic Centre

Crespi d'Adda

Cultural Landscape of Bali Province

Cultural Landscape of Sintra

Darien National Park

Dazu Rock Carvings

Doñana National Park

Dong Phayayen-Khao Yai Forest Complex

Dorset and East Devon Coast

East Rennell

Ensemble of the Novodevichy Convent


Everglades National Park

Fatehpur Sikri

Ferrara, City of the Renaissance, and its Po Delta

Flemish Béguinages

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

Fortress of Suomenlinna

Fossil Hominid Sites of Sterkfontein, Swartkrans, Kromdraai, and Environs

Fuerte de Samaipata

Galápagos Islands

Giant's Causeway and Causeway Coast

Gobustan Rock Art Cultural Landscape

Golden Temple of Dambulla

Göreme National Park and the Rock Sites of Cappadocia

Gough and Inaccessible Islands

Great Barrier Reef

Greater Blue Mountains Area

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

Gunung Mulu National Park

Gyeongju Historic Areas

Ha Long Bay

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

Harar Jugol, the Fortified Historic Town

Hawaii Volcanoes National Park

Heart of Neolithic Orkney



Hiroshima Peace Memorial (Genbaku Dome)

Historic Areas of Istanbul

Historic Cairo

Historic Centre (Old Town) of Tallinn

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

Historic Centre of Brugge

Historic Centre of Bukhara

Historic Centre of Cordoba

Historic Centre of Florence

Historic Centre of Guimarães

Historic Centre of Lima

Historic Centre of Macao

Historic Centre of Mexico City and Xochimilco

Historic Centre of Naples

Historic Centre of Oaxaca and Archaeological Site of Monte Albán

Historic Centre of Oporto

Historic Centre of Prague

Historic Centre of Puebla

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

Historic Centre of Saint Petersburg and Related Groups of Monuments

Historic Centre of Salvador de Bahia

Historic Centre of San Gimignano

Historic Centre of Santa Ana de los Ríos de Cuenca

Historic Centre of Santa Cruz de Mompox

Historic Centre of Shakhrisyabz

Historic Centre of Siena

Historic Centre of Telč

Historic Centre of the Town of Diamantina

Historic Centre of the Town of Olinda

Historic Centre of Vienna

Historic Centre of Warsaw

Historic City of Ayutthaya

Historic City of Meknes

Historic City of Sucre

Historic City of Toledo

Historic City of Trogir

Historic District of Old Québec

Historic Ensemble of the Potala Palace, Lhasa

Historic Fortified City of Carcassonne

Historic Fortified Town of Campeche

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

Historic Monuments of Ancient Nara

Historic Monuments of Novgorod and Surroundings

Historic Monuments Zone of Querétaro

Historic Mosque City of Bagerhat

Historic Quarter of the City of Colonia del Sacramento

Historic Quarter of the Seaport City of Valparaíso

Historic Sanctuary of Machu Picchu

Historic Site of Lyons

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

Historic Town of Guanajuato and Adjacent Mines

Historic Town of Ouro Preto

Historic Town of Sukhotai and Associated Historic Towns

Historic Town of Vigan

Historic Villages of Korea Hahoe and Yangdong

Historic Walled Town of Cuenca

Historical Complex of Split with the Palace of Diocletian

Historical Monuments of Mtskheta

Hoi An Ancient Town

Hortobágy National Park - the Puszta

Humayun's Tomb, Delhi

Humberstone and Santa Laura Saltpeter Works

Iguazu National Park

Incense Route, Desert Cities in the Negev

Independence Hall

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

Ironbridge Gorge

iSimangaliso Wetland Park

Island of Gorée

Island of Mozambique

Itchan Kala

Itsukushima Shinto Shrine

Jeju Volcanic Island and Lava Tubes

Jelling Mounds, Runic Stones and Church

Jiuzhaigou Valley Scenic and Historic Interest Area

Joggins Fossil Cliffs

Jongmyo Shrine

Kakadu National Park

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

Khami Ruins National Monument

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

Kinabalu Park

Komodo National Park

Kremlin and Red Square, Moscow

Kronborg Castle

Kuk Early Agricultural Site

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

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

La Lonja de la Seda de Valencia

Las Médulas

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

Le Havre, the City Rebuilt by Auguste Perret

Lednice-Valtice Cultural Landscape

Levoča, Spišský Hrad and the Associated Cultural Monuments

Liverpool – Maritime Mercantile City

Longmen Grottoes

Lord Howe Island Group

Los Glaciares National Park

Luis Barragan House and Studio

Lumbini, the Birthplace of the Lord Buddha

Madara Rider

Mahabodhi Temple Complex at Bodh Gaya

Major Town Houses of the Architect Victor Horta

Mapungubwe Cultural Landscape

Maritime Greenwich

Mausoleum of Khoja Ahmed Yasawi

Mausoleum of the First Qin Emperor

Medieval City of Rhodes

Medieval Town of Toruń

Medina of Essaouira (formerly Mogador)

Medina of Fez

Medina of Tétouan

Megalithic Temples of Malta

Meidan Emam, Esfahan

Melaka and George Town Historic Cities of the Straits of Malacca

Memphis and its Necropolis, The Pyramid Fields from Giza to Dahshur

Mesa Verde National Park

Messel Pit Fossil Site


Mill Network at Kinderdijk-Elshout

Mines of Rammelsberg and Historic Town of Goslar

Monastery of Geghard and the Upper Azat Valley

Monastery of the Hieronymites and Tower of Belém

Mont Saint Michel and its Bay

Monticello and the University of Virginia in Charlottesville

Morne Trois Pitons National Park

Mosi-oa-Tunya / Victoria Falls

Mount Athos

Mount Emei Scenic Area, and Leshan Giant Buddha Scenic Area

Mount Etna

Mount Kenya National Park/Natural Forest

Mount Qingcheng and the Dujiangyan Irrigation System

Mountain Railways of India

Museumsinsel (Museum Island), Berlin

My Son Sanctuary


Natural and Culturo-Historical Region of Kotor

Naval Port of Karlskrona

Nemrut Dağ

New Zealand Sub-Antarctic Islands

Ngorongoro Conservation Area

Nubian Monuments from Abu Simbel to Philae

Old and New Towns of Edinburgh

Old City of Acre

Old City of Berne

Old City of Dubrovnik

Old City of Jerusalem and its Walls

Old City of Salamanca

Old City of Sana'a

Old Havana and its Fortifications

Old Rauma

Old Town Lunenburg

Old Town of Ávila with its Extra-Muros Churches

Old Town of Corfu

Old Town of Segovia and its Aqueduct

Old Towns of Djenné

Old Village of Hollókö and its Surroundings

Olympic National Park

Palace and Gardens of Schönbrunn

Palace and Park of Versailles

Palaces and Parks of Potsdam and Berlin

Palmeral of Elche


Paris, Banks of the Seine




Petroglyphs within the Archaeological Landscape of Tamgaly

Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park

Piazza del Duomo, Pisa

Pilgrimage Church of St John of Nepomuk at Zelená Hora

Pingvellir National Park

Pirin National Park

Pitons, cirques and remparts of Reunion Island

Plitvice Lakes National Park

Poblet Monastery

Pont du Gard (Roman Aqueduct)

Port, Fortresses and Group of Monuments, Cartagena

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

Portuguese City of Mazagan (El Jadida)

Prambanan Temple Compounds

Pre-Hispanic City of Chichen-Itza

Pre-Hispanic City of Teotihuacan

Pre-Hispanic Town of Uxmal

Prehistoric Rock-Art Sites in the Côa Valley

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

Pueblo de Taos

Pyu Ancient Cities

Qutb Minar and its Monuments, Delhi

Rainforests of the Atsinanana

Rapa Nui National Park

Red Fort Complex

Redwood National and State Parks

Rideau Canal

Robben Island

Rock-Hewn Churches, Lalibela

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

Roman Walls of Lugo

Røros Mining Town and the Circumference

Roskilde Cathedral

Routes of Santiago de Compostela in France

Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew

Royal Domain of Drottningholm

Royal Exhibition Building and Carlton Gardens

Royal Hill of Ambohimanga

Ruins of León Viejo

Ruins of the Buddhist Vihara at Paharpur

Sacred City of Kandy

Saint Catherine Area

Samarkand – Crossroads of Cultures

San Pedro de la Roca Castle, Santiago de Cuba

Sanctuary of Asklepios at Epidaurus

Sanctuary of Bom Jesus do Congonhas

Sangay National Park

Sangha Trinational

Sangiran Early Man Site

Semmering Railway

Seokguram Grotto and Bulguksa Temple

Serengeti National Park

Seventeenth-century canal ring area of Amsterdam inside the Singelgracht

Shrines and Temples of Nikko

Sian Ka'an

Sichuan Giant Panda Sanctuary

Singapore Botanical Gardens


Socotra Archipelago

St Kilda

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

Stone Circles of Senegambia

Stone Town of Zanzibar

Stonehenge, Avebury and Associated Sites

Summer Palace, an Imperial Garden in Beijing

Sun Temple, Konârak

Swiss Alps Jungfrau - Aletsch

Sydney Opera House

Syracuse and the Rocky Necropolis of Pantalica

Taj Mahal

Talamanca Range-La Amistad Reserves / La Amistad National Park

Tchogha Zanbil

Te Wahipounamu – South West New Zealand

Temple of Preah Vihear

The Dolomites

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

The Great Wall

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

The Loire Valley between Sully-sur-Loire and Chalonnes


Tokaj Wine Region Historic Cultural Landscape

Tomb of Askia

Tomioka Silk Mill and Related Sites

Tongariro National Park

Tower of London

Town of Luang Prabang

Trinidad and the Valley de los Ingenios


uKhahlamba/Drakensberg Park

Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park

University and Historic Precinct of Alcalá de Henares

Upper Middle Rhine Valley

Upper Svaneti

Urnes Stave Church

Varberg Radio Station

Vatican City

Venice and its Lagoon

Villa Adriana, Tivoli

Villa d'Este, Tivoli

Vilnius Historic Centre

Viñales Valley

Vizcaya Bridge

Volklingen Ironworks

Vredefort Dome

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

Wartburg Castle

Westminster Palace, Westminster Abbey and Saint Margaret's Church

Wet Tropics of Queensland

White City of Tel-Aviv, the Modern Movement

Wieliczka Salt Mine

Wooden Churches of Southern Little Poland

Works of Antoni Gaudí


Yellowstone National Park

Yosemite National Park

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