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November 1, 2018 in UNESCO

UNESCO (Natural) World Heritage Sites

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The World Heritage Site List includes 255 natural and mixed sites that form a part of the natural heritage of the world, which the World Heritage Committee considers as having outstanding universal value. (List updated in August 2019)

Natural criteria
To qualify as a part of the list, the site must meet at least one of the following four (natural) criteria:

vii: "contains superlative natural phenomena or areas of exceptional natural beauty and aesthetic importance"

viii: "is an outstanding example representing major stages of Earth's history, including the record of life, significant on-going geological processes in the development of landforms, or significant geomorphic or physiographic features"

ix: "is an outstanding example representing significant on-going ecological and biological processes in the evolution and development of terrestrial, fresh water, coastal and marine ecosystems, and communities of plants and animals"

x: "contains the most important and significant natural habitats for in-situ conservation of biological diversity, including those containing threatened species of outstanding universal value from the point of view of science or conservation"


Natural Site Mixed Site


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  • Asia / Pacific (90*)
  • Africa / Arab States (52*)
  • Latin America / Caribbean (47*)
  • Europe / North America (63*)

Australia

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Australian Fossil Mammal Sites 103.26Queensland / SAS19°04'60", E138°43'00"1994
02Fraser Island 1840QueenslandS25°13'00", E153°07'60"1992
03Gondwana Rainforests 1 3700NSW / QueenslandS28°15'00", E150°03'00"1994
04Great Barrier Reef 348700QueenslandS18°17'10", E147°41'60"1981
05Greater Blue Mountains Area 10326.49New South WalesS33°42'00", E150°00'00"2000
06Heard and McDonald Islands 6589(External)S53°06'00", E073°30'00"1997
07Kakadu National Park 19809.94Northern TerritoryS12°49'60", E132°49'60"1981
08Lord Howe Island Group 1463New South WalesS31°33'56" E159°05'18"1982
09Macquarie Island 5400TasmaniaS54°35'41" E158°53'44"1997
10Ningaloo Coast 7050.15Western AustraliaS22°33'45" E113°48'37"2011
11Purnululu National Park 796.02Western AustraliaS17°30'00" E128°30'00"2003
12Shark Bay, Western Australia 22009Western AustraliaS25°29'10" E113°26'10"1991
13Tasmanian Wilderness 15842.33TasmaniaS41°34'60" E145°25'00"1982
14Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park 1325.66Northern TerritoryS25°19'60" E131°00'00"1994
15Wet Tropics of Queensland 8934.53QueenslandS15°39'00" E144°58'00"1988
16Willandra Lakes Region 2400New South WalesS34°00'00" E143°00'00"1981


Bangladesh

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01The Sundarbans 1395KhulnaN21°56'60", E089°10'59"1997


China

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Chengjiang Fossil Site 5.12YunnanN24°40'08", E102°58'38"2012
02China Danxia 8215(Various)N28°25'19", E106°02'33"2010
03Fanjingshan 4027.5GuizhouN27°53'44", E108°40'48"2018
04Huanglong 60000SichuanN32°45'15", E103°49'20"1992
05Hubei Shennongjia 4153.6HubeiN31°28'11", E110°14'38"2016
06Jiuzhaigou Valley 7200SichuanN33°04'60", E103°55'00"1992
07Migratory Bird Sanctuaries 1886.43Jiangsu / ShandongN32°55'55", E121°01'00"2019
08Mount Emei (Leshan Buddha) 1540SichuanN29°32'42", E103°46'09"1996
09Mount Huangshan 1606AnhuiN30°10'00", E118°10'60"1990
10Mount Sanqingshan National Park 2295JiangxiN28°54'57", E118°03'52"2008
11Mount Taishan 2500ShandongN36°16'00", E117°05'60"1987
12Mount Wuyi 1070.44FujianN27°43'00", E117°40'60"1999
13Qinghai Hoh Xil 37356QinghaiN35°22'49", E092°26'21"2017
14Sichuan Giant Panda Sanctuaries 9245SichuanN30°49'60", E103°00'00"2006
15South China Karst 495.37(Various)N24°55'24", E110°21'16"2014
16Three Parallel Rivers of Yunnan YunnanN27°53'42", E098°24'23"2003
17Wulingyuan 2640HunanN29°19'60", E110°30'00"1992
18Xinjiang Tianshan 6068.33XinjiangN41°58'06", E080°21'15"2013


India

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Great Himalayan National Park 905.4Himachal PradeshN31°49'60", E077°34'60"2014
02Kaziranga National Park 4299.6AssamN26°40'00", E093°25'00"1985
03Keoladeo National Park 28.73RajasthanN27°09'32", E077°30'31"1985
04Khangchendzonga National Park 1784SikkimN27°45'53", E088°22'38"2016
05Manas Wildlife Sanctuary 391AssamN26°43'30", E091°01'50"1985
06Nanda Devi and Valley of Flowers 717.83UttarakhandN30°43'00", E079°40'00"1988
07Sundarbans National Park 1330.1West BengalN21°56'42", E088°53'45"1987
08Western Ghats 7953.15Karnataka / KeralaN08°31'47", E077°14'59"2012


Indonesia

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Komodo National Park 2193.22Nusa Tenggara TimurS08°32'36", E119°29'22"1991
02Lorentz National Park 23500PapuaS04°45'00", E137°49'60"1999
03Tropical Rainforests of Sumatra 25951.24(Various)S02°30'00", E101°30'00"2004
04Ujung Kulon National Park 785.25BantenS06°45'00", E105°19'60"1991


Iran (Islamic Republic of)

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Hyrcanian Forests 1294.85(Various)N37°25'17", E055°43'27"2019
02Lut Desert 22780KermanN30°12'58", E058°50'20"2016


Japan

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Ogasawara Islands 79.39Ogasawara GuntōN27°43'06", E142°05'59"2011
02Shirakami-Sanchi 169.71(Various)N40°28'12", E140°07'48"1993
03Shiretoko 711HokkaidoN43°56'58", E144°57'57"2005
04Yakushima 107.47KagoshimaN30°19'60", E130°31'60"1993


Kazakhstan

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Saryarka – Steppe and Lakes 4503.44QostanayN50°25'60", E69°11'20"2008
02Western Tien-Shan * Ongtustik QazaqstanN43°43'06", E068°40'44"2016


Kiribati

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Phoenix Islands Protected Area 408250Phoenix IslandsS03°38'59", W172°51'27"2010


Republic of Korea

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Jeju Volcanic Island & Lava Tubes 95.22JejuN33°28'08", E126°43'13"2007


Kyrgyzstan

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Western Tien-Shan * TalasN43°43'06", E068°40'44"2016


Malaysia

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Gunung Mulu National Park 528.64SarawakN04°07'60", E114°55'00"2000
02Kinabalu Park 753.7SabahN06°15'00", E116°30'00"2000


Mongolia

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Landscapes of Dauria * 9126.24DornodN49°55'49", E115°25'32"2017
02Uvs Nuur Basin * 8980.6UvsN50°16'30", E092°43'11"2003


Nepal

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Chitwan National Park 932Pradesh 3N27°30'00", E084°19'60"1984
02Sagarmatha National Park 1244Pradesh 1N27°57'55", E086°54'47"1979


New Zealand

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01New Zealand Sub-Antarctic Islands 764.58(External)S50°45'00", E166°06'16"1998
02Te Wahipounamu 6 26000SouthlandS45°02'09", E167°19'10"1990
03Tongariro National Park # 795.96Manawatu-WanganuiS39°17'27", E175°33'44"1990


Palau

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Rock Islands Southern Lagoon 1002PalauN07°14'49", E134°21'09"2012


Philippines

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Mount Hamiguitan Range 169.23Davao OrientalN06°43'01", E126°10'24"2014
02PuertoPrincesa Subterranean River 222PalawanN10°10'00", E118°55'00"1999
03Tubbataha Reefs Natural Park 968.28PalawanN08°57'12", E119°52'03"1993


Russian Federation

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Central Sikhote-Alin 15668.18Khabarovsk / PrimorskyN46°40'60", E136°39'40"2001
02Golden Mountains of Altai 16114.57Gorno-AltayN50°28'00", E086°00'00"1998
03Lake Baikal 88000BuryatiyaN53°10'25", E107°39'45"1996
04Landscapes of Dauria * 9126.24ZabaykalskyN49°55'49", E115°25'32"2017
05Lena Pillars Nature Park 13870SakhaN60°40'00", E127°00'00"2012
06Putorana Plateau 18872.5KrasnoyarskN69°02'49", E094°09'29"2010
07Uvs Nuur Basin * 8980.6TuvaN50°16'30", E092°43'11"2003
08Virgin Komi Forests 32800KomiN63°37'33", E058°57'09"1995
09Volcanoes of Kamchatka 8 38302KamchatkaN56°19'60", E158°30'00"1996
10Western Caucasus 2989KrasnodarN44°00'00", E040°00'00"1999
11Wrangel Island Reserve 19163ChukotkaN71°11'20", W179°42'55"2004


Solomon Islands

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01East Rennell 370Rennell and BellonaS11°40'60", E160°19'60"1998


Sri Lanka

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Central Highlands of Sri Lanka 568.44(Various)N07°27'08", E080°48'07"2010
02Sinharaja Forest Reserve 9 88.64RatnapuraN06°25'00", E080°30'00"1988


Tajikistan

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Tajik (Mountains of the Pamirs) 26116.74Gorno-BadakhshanN38°45'54", E072°18'19"2013


Thailand

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Dong Phayayen-Khao Yai 6155(Various)N14°19'48", E102°02'60"2005
02Thungyai-Huai Kha Khaeng 6222Kanchanaburi / TakN15°19'60", E098°55'00"1991


Turkey

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Göreme (Rock Sites of Cappadocia) 98.84NevşehirN38°40'00", E034°51'00"1985
02Hierapolis-Pamukkale 10.77DenizliN37°55'26", E029°07'24"1988


Uzbekistan

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Western Tien-Shan * Tien-ShanN43°43'06", E068°40'44"2016


Vietnam

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Ha Long Bay 1500Quảng NinhN20°53'60", E107°05'60"1994
02Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park 1233.26Quảng BìnhN17°32'14", E106°09'04"2003
03Trang An Landscape Complex  62.26Ninh BìnhN20°15'24", E105°53'47"2014


Algeria

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Tassili n'Ajjer # 72000Illizi / TamanghassetN25°30'00", E009°00'00"1982


Benin

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01W-Arly-Pendjari Complex * 14948.31AliboriN11°53'03", E002°29'16"1996


Botswana

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Okavango Delta 20235.9North-WestS19°16'60", E022°53'60"2014


Burkina Faso

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01W-Arly-Pendjari Complex * 14948.31EstN11°53'03", E002°29'16"1996


Cameroon

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Dja Faunal Reserve 5260EastN03°00'00", E013°00'00"1987
02Sangha Trinational * 7463EastN02°36'34", E016°33'15"2012


Central African Republic

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Manovo-Gounda St Floris 17400Bamingui-BangoranN09°00'00", E021°30'00"1988
02Sangha Trinational * 7463SanghaN02°36'34", E016°33'15"2012


Chad

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Ennedi Massif 24412Ennedi-OestN17°02'30", E021°51'46"2016
02Lakes of Ounianga 628.08Ennedi-OestN19°03'18", E020°30'20"2012


Congo

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Sangha Trinational * 7463Likouala / SanghaN02°36'34", E016°33'15"2012


Democratic Republic of the Congo

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Garamba National Park 5000Haut UéléN04°00'00", E029°15'00"1980
02Kahuzi-Biega National Park 6000Nord-KivuS02°30'00", E028°45'00"1980
03Okapi Wildlife Reserve 13726.25IturiN02°00'00", E028°30'00"1996
04Salonga National Park 36000TshuapaS02°00'00", E021°00'00"1984
05Virunga National Park # 8000Nord-KivuN00°55'00", E029°10'00"1979


Côte d'Ivoire

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Comoé National Park 11500ZanzanN09°00'00", W004°00'00"1983
02Mount Nimba * 175.4MontagnesN07°36'11", W008°23'27"1981
03Taï National Park 3300Bas-SassandraN05°45'00", W007°40'00"1982


Egypt

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Wadi Al-Hitan (Whale Valley) 200.15Al-FayyumN29°19'60", E030°10'60"2005


Ethiopia

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Simien National Park 136AmharaN13°10'60", E038°04'00"1978


Gabon

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Lopé-Okanda 4912.91Ogoué-Ivindo / LoloN00°30'00", E011°30'00"2007


Guinea

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Mount Nimba * 175.4NzérékoréN07°36'11", W008°23'27"1981


Iraq

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01The Ahwar of Southern Iraq 2115.44Basrah / Thi QarN31°33'44", E047°39'28"2016


Jordan

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Wadi Rum Protected Area 741.8AqabaN29°38'23", E035°26'02"2011


Kenya

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Kenya Lakes (Great Rift Valley) 320.34Baringo / NakuruN00°26'33", E036°14'24"2011
02Lake Turkana National Parks 1614.85Marsabit / TurkanaN03°03'05", E036°30'13"2001
03Mount Kenya National Park 2023.34(Various)N00°09'18", E037°18'56"1997


Lesotho

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Maloti-Drakensberg Park * 2493.13Qacha's NekS29°45'55", E029°07'23"2000


Madagascar

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Rainforests of the Atsinanana 4796.6(Various)S14°27'35", E049°42'09"2007
02Tsingy de Bemaraha 1520MahajangaS18°40'00", E044°45'00"1990


Malawi

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Lake Malawi National Park 94(Various)S14°01'60", E034°52'60"1984


Mali

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Bandiagara (Land of the Dogons) 3273.9MoptiN14°19'60", W003°25'00"1989


Mauritania

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Banc d'Arguin National Park 12000DakhleT NouadhibouN20°14'05", W016°06'32"1989


Namibia

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Namib Sand Sea 8995Hardap / KarasS24°53'07", E015°24'28"2013


Niger

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Air and Ténéré Natural Reserves 77360AgadezN18°00'00", E009°00'00"1991
02W-Arly-Pendjari Complex * 14948.31TillabériN11°53'03", E002°29'16"1996


Senegal

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Djoudj National Bird Sanctuary 160Saint-LouisN16°30'00", W016°10'00"1981
02Niokolo-Koba National Park 9130Kédougou / TambacoundaN13°04'00", W012°43'00"1981


Seychelles

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Aldabra Atoll 350Outer IslandsS09°25'00" E046°25'00"1982
02Vallée de Mai Nature Reserve 0.195Baie Sainte-AnneS04°19'45", E055°44'15"1983


South Africa

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Barberton Makhonjwa Mountains 1131.37MpumalangaS25°58'26", E031°00'50"2018
02Cape Floral Region Protected Areas 10947.42Western CapeS34°21'40", E018°28'30"2004
03iSimangaliso Wetland Park 2395.66KwaZulu NatalS27°50'20", E032°32'60"1999
04Maloti-Drakensberg Park * 2493.13KwaZulu NatalS29°45'55", E029°07'23"2000
05Vredefort Dome 300North West & Free StateS26°51'36", E027°15'36"2005


Sudan

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Sanganeb Marine National Park 2607Al Bahr al AhmarN19°44'10", E037°26'35"2016


United Republic of Tanzania

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Kilimanjaro National Park 755.75KilimanjaroS03°04'00", E037°22'00"1987
02Ngorongoro Conservation Area 11 8094.4ArushaS03°11'14", E035°32'27"1979
03Selous Game Reserve 51200(Various)S09°00'00", E037°23'60"1982
04Serengeti National Park 14763Arusha, Mara, SimiyuS02°19'60", E034°34'00"1981


Tunisia

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Ichkeul National Park 126BizerteN37°09'49", E009°40'29"1980


Uganda

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Bwindi Impenetrable National Park 320.92Western RegionS01°04'50", E029°39'41"1994
02Rwenzori Mountains National Park 996Western RegionN00°13'25", E029°55'27"1994


Yemen

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Socotra Archipelago 4104.6Arkabil SuqutraN12°30'00", E053°49'60"2008


Zambia

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Mosi-oa-Tunya / Victoria Falls # * 68.6SouthernS17°55'28", E025°51'19"1989


Zimbabwe

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Mana Pools, Sapi and Chewore 6766Mashonaland WestS15°49'10", E029°24'29"1984
02Mosi-oa-Tunya / Victoria Falls # * 68.6Matabeleland NorthS17°55'28", E025°51'19"1989


Argentina

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Iguazu National Park 550MisionesS25°31'05", W054°07'60"1984
02Ischigualasto / Talampaya 2753.69La Rioja / San JuanS30°00'00", W068°00'00"2000
03Los Alerces National Park 1883.79ChubutS42°51'10", W071°52'22"2017
04Los Glaciares National Park # 7269.27Santa CruzS50°00'00", W073°14'58"1981
05Península Valdés 3600ChubutS42°30'00", W064°00'00"1999


Belize

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Belize Barrier Reef 963Belize / Stann CreekN16°45'00", W087°03'30"1996


Bolivia (Plurinational State of)

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Noel Kempff Mercado National Park 15234.46Santa CruzS14°16'00", W060°52'00"2000


Brazil

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Atlantic Forest SouthEast Reserves 4681.93Paraná / São PauloS24°10'00", W048°00'00"1999
02Central Amazon Complex 3 53230.18AmazonasS02°19'60", W062°00'30"2000
03Chapada dos Veadeiros and Emas 3814.3GoiásS14°00'20", W047°41'05"2001
04Discovery Coast Atlantic Reserves 1119.3Bahia / Espírito SantoS16°30'00", W039°15'00"1999
05Fernando de Noronha 422.7Rio Grande do NorteS03°51'29", W032°25'30"2001
06Iguaçu National Park 1696.96ParanáS25°40'60", W054°25'60"1986
07Pantanal Conservation Area 1878.18Mato GrossoS17°43'00", W057°22'60"2000
08Paraty and Ilha Grande 1731.64Rio de JaneiroS23°01'07", W044°41'07"2019


Colombia

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Chiribiquete National Park 27823.54Caquetá / GuaviareN00°31'31", W072°47'50"2018
02Los Katíos National Park 720Antioquia / ChocóN07°40'00", W077°00'00"1994
03Malpelo Fauna and Flora Sanctuary 8575Valle del CaucaN03°58'00", W081°36'60"2006


Costa Rica

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Area de Conservación Guanacaste 1470Alajuela / GuanacasteN10°50'60", W085°37'00"1999
02Cocos Island National Park 1997.9PuntarenasN05°31'60", W087°04'00"1997
03Talamanca Range-La Amistad * 5700.45(Various)N09°24'25", W082°56'20"1983


Cuba

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Alejandro de Humboldt 711.4Guantánamo / HolguínN20°26'60", W075°00'00"2001
02Desembarco del Granma 418.63GranmaN19°52'60", W077°37'60"1999


Dominica

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Morne Trois Pitons National Park 68.57(Various)N15°16'00", W061°16'60"1997


Ecuador

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Galápagos Islands 140665GalápagosN00°49'00", W091°00'00"1978
02Sangay National Park # 2719.25(Various)S01°49'60", W078°19'60"1983


Guatemala

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Tikal National Park 5760El PeténN17°13'00", W089°37'00"1979


Honduras

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Río Plátano Biosphere Reserve 3500(Various)N15°44'40", W084°40'30"1982


Jamaica

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Blue and John Crow Mountains 262.52Portland / St.ThomasN18°04'39", W076°34'16"2015


Mexico

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Archipiélago de Revillagigedo 6366.85ColimaN18°47'17", W110°58'31"2016
02El Pinacate, Gran Desierto de Altar 7145.66SonoraN32°00'00", W113°55'00"2013
03Islands of the Gulf of California 6885.58(Various)N27°37'36", W112°32'45"2005
04Maya City of Calakmul 3313.97CampecheN18°03'11", W089°44'14"2002
05Monarch Butterfly Biosphere 135515.52Mexico / MichoacánN19°36'23", W100°14'30"2008
06Sian Ka'an 5280Quintana RooN19°22'60", W087°47'30"1987
07Tehuacán-Cuicatlán Valley 1452.55OaxacaN17°59'24", W097°11'14"2018
08Whale Sanctuary of El Vizcaino 3696.31Baja California SurN27°47'32", W114°13'40"1993


Panama

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Coiba National Park 2701.25Chiriquí / VeraguasN07°25'59", W081°45'58"2005
02Darien National Park 5790DariénN07°44'10", W077°32'50"1981
03Talamanca Range-La Amistad * 5700.45Bocas del Toro / ChiriquíN09°24'26", W082°56'20"1983


Peru

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Historic Sanctuary of Machu Picchu 381.6CuscoS13°07'00", W072°34'60"1983
02Huascarán National Park # 5400AncashS09°19'60", W077°24'00"1985
03Manú National Park 17162.95Cusco / Madre de DiosS12°15'00", W071°45'00"1987
04Río Abiseo National Park 2724.08San MartinS07°45'00", W077°15'00"1990


Saint Lucia

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Pitons Management Area 29SoufrièreN13°48'26", W061°04'13"2004


Suriname

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Central Suriname Nature Reserve 16000SipaliwiniN04°00'00", W056°30'00"2000


Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Canaima National Park 30000BolívarN05°19'60", W061°30'00"1994


Albania

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Beech Forests of the Carpathians * 920.23(Various)N49°00'35", E022°20'20"2007
02Ohrid region 947.28KorçëN40°59'30", E020°42'15"1979


Austria

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Beech Forests of the Carpathians * 920.23(Various)N49°00'35", E022°20'20"2007


Belarus

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Białowieża Forest * Brest / HrodnaN52°43'39", E023°58'52"1979


Belgium

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Beech Forests of the Carpathians * 920.23(Various)N49°00'35", E022°20'20"2007


Bulgaria

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Beech Forests of the Carpathians * 920.23(Various)N49°00'35", E022°20'20"2007
02Pirin National Park 383.5BlagoevgradN41°44'34", E023°25'50"1983
03Srebarna Nature Reserve 6.38SilistraN44°06'52", E027°04'41"1983


Canada

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Canadian Rocky Mountains # 5 22991Alberta / British ColumbiaN51°25'29", W116°28'47"1984
02Dinosaur Provincial Park 78.25AlbertaN50°46'04", W111°29'32"1979
03Gros Morne National Park 1805Newfoundland & LabradorN49°36'45", W057°31'53"1987
04Joggins Fossil Cliffs 6.89Nova ScotiaN45°42'35", W064°26'09"2008
05Kluane, Tatshenshini-Alsek # * 4 98391.21British Columbia / YukonN61°11'51", W140°59'31"1979
06Miguasha National Park 0.873QuebecN48°06'18", W066°21'11"1999
07Mistaken Point 1.46Newfoundland & LabradorN46°38'06", W053°12'40"2016
08Nahanni National Park # 4765.6Northwest TerritoriesN61°32'50", W125°35'22"1978
09Pimachiowin Aki 29040Manitoba / OntarioN51°49'35", W095°24'41"2018
10Waterton Glacier Peace Park * 4576.14AlbertaN48°59'46", W113°54'15"1995
11Wood Buffalo National Park 44800Alberta / Northwest Terr.N59°21'30", W112°17'36"1983


Croatia

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Beech Forests of the Carpathians * 920.23(Various)N49°00'35", E022°20'20"2007
02Plitvice Lakes National Park # 296.3Lika-SenjN44°52'40", E015°36'52"1979


Denmark

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Ilulissat Icefjord 3998Avannaata, GreenlandN69°07'60", W049°30'00"2004
02Stevns Klint 0.5SjællandN55°16'02", E012°25'24"2014
03Wadden Sea * (Various)N53°31'43", E008°33'22"2009


Finland

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01High Coast / Kvarken Archipelago * 3369OstrobothniaN63°17'60", E021°18'00"2000


France

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Chaîne des Puys 242.23Auvergne-Rhône-AlpesN45°46'46", E002°57'54"2018
02French Austral Lands and Seas 672969(External)S49°22'49", E069°21'10"2019
03Gulf of Porto # 118CorseN42°19'31", E008°37'44"1983
04Lagoons of New Caledonia 15743(External)S20°24'43", E164°33'59"2008
05Pyrénées - Mont Perdu * 306.39OccitanieN42°41'08", E000°00'02"1997
06Reunion Island 1058.38(External)S21°05'58", E055°28'48"2010


Germany

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Beech Forests of the Carpathians * 920.23(Various)N49°00'35", E022°20'20"2007
02Messel Pit Fossil Site 0.42HesseN49°55'00", E008°45'14"1995
03Wadden Sea * (Various)N53°31'43", E008°33'22"2009


Greece

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Meteora 2.72ThessalyN39°43'00", E021°37'60"1988
02Mount Athos 330.42Mount AthosN40°16'00", E024°13'00"1988


Hungary

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Caves of Aggtelek & Slovak Karst * 566.5Borsod-Abaúj-ZemplénN48°28'33", E020°29'13"1995


Iceland

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Surtsey 33.7SuðurlandN63°18'11", W020°36'08"2008
02Vatnajökull National Park 14820VatnajökullN64°34'39", W016°52'54"2019


Italy

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Beech Forests of the Carpathians * 920.23(Various)N49°00'35", E022°20'20"2007
02Dolomites 1419Trentino / VenetoN46°36'47", E012°09'47"2009
03Isole Eolie (Aeolian Islands) 12.16SiciliaN38°29'16", E014°56'44"2000
04Monte San Giorgio * 10.89LombardiaN45°53'20", E08°54'50"2003
05Mount Etna 192.37SiciliaN37°45'22", E014°59'48"2013


Montenegro

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Durmitor National Park 32.1ŽabljakN43 7 58.8 E19 0 59.761980


Netherlands

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01The Wadden Sea * (Various)N53°31'43", E008°33'22"2009


North Macedonia

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Ohrid region 947.28OhridN40°59'30", E020°42'15"1979


Poland

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Białowieża Forest * PodlaskieN52°43'39", E023°58'52"1979


Portugal

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Laurisilva of Madeira 150(External)N32°46'00", W017°00'00"1999


Romania

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Beech Forests of the Carpathians * 920.23(Various)N49°00'35", E022°20'20"2007
02Danube Delta 3124.4TulceaN45°04'60", E029°30'00"1991


Slovakia

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Beech Forests of the Carpathians * 920.23(Various)N49°00'35", E022°20'20"2007
02Caves of Aggtelek & Slovak Karst * 566.5KosičkyN48°28'33", E020°29'13"1995


Slovenia

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Beech Forests of the Carpathians * 920.23(Various)N49°00'35", E022°20'20"2007
02Škocjan Caves # 4.13CerknicaN45 40 0.012 E14 0 01986


Spain

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Beech Forests of the Carpathians * 920.23(Various)N49°00'35", E022°20'20"2007
02Doñana National Park 542.5AndalucíaN36°56'52", W006°21'32"1994
03Garajonay National Park 39.84Islas CanariasN28°07'35", W017°14'14"1986
04Ibiza, Biodiversity and Culture 90.2Islas BalearesN38°54'40", E001°26'07"1999
05Pyrénées - Mont Perdu * 306.39AragónN42°41'08", E000°00'02"1997
06Teide National Park 189.9Islas CanariasN28°16'17", W016°38'37"2007


Sweden

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01High Coast / Kvarken Archipelago * 3369VästmanlandN63°17'60", E021°18'00"2000
02Laponian Area 9409NorrbottenN67°19'60", E017°34'60"1996


Switzerland

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Monte San Giorgio * 10.89TicinoN45°53'20", E08°54'50"2003
02Swiss Alps Jungfrau-Aletsch 824ValaisN46°30'00", E008°01'60"2001
03Swiss Tectonic Arena Sardona 328.5Glarus / Sankt GallenN46°55'00", E009°15'00"2008


Ukraine

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Beech Forests of the Carpathians * 920.23(Various)N49°00'35", E022°20'20"2007


United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Dorset and East Devon Coast 25.5South-West EnglandN50°42'20", W002°59'24"2001
02Giant's Causeway 2.4Northern IrelandN55°15'00", W006°29'07"1986
03Gough and Inaccessible Islands 10 79(External)S40°19'29", W009°55'43"1995
04Henderson Island 37(External)S24°22'00", W128°19'60"1988
05St Kilda 242ScotlandN57°49'02", W008°34'36"1986


United States of America

#Site NameArea ((km2)LocationLocalisationDesignated
01Carlsbad Caverns National Park 189.26New MexicoN32°10'00", W104°22'60"1995
02Everglades National Park 5670.17FloridaN25°33'16", W080°59'47"1979
03Grand Canyon National Park 4932.7ArizonaN36°06'03", W112°05'26"1979
04Great Smoky Mountains 2090North Carolina / TennesseeN35°35'35", W083°26'08"1983
05Hawaii Volcanoes National Park # 879.4HawaiiN19°24'03", W155°07'25"1987
06Mammoth Cave National Park 211.91KentuckyN37°11'14", W086°06'11"1981
07Olympic National Park 3733.8WashingtonN47°44'54", W123°26'56"1981
08Papahānaumokuākea  362075(External)N25°20'57", W170°08'45"2010
09Redwood National and State Parks 415.71CaliforniaN41°22'26", W123°59'53"1980
10Waterton Glacier Peace Park * 4576.14MontanaN48°59'46", W113°54'15"1995
11Wrangell-St. Elias # * 12 98391.21AlaskaN61°11'51", W140°59'31"1979
12Yellowstone National Park 8983.49WyomingN44°27'38", W110°49'40"1978
13Yosemite National Park # 3079.34CaliforniaN37°44'46", W119°35'48"1984


Notes
  1. Extension of the "Australian East Coast Temperate and Subtropical Rainforest Park".

    name changed 2007 from 'Central Eastern Rainforest Reserves (Australia)'

  2. Renomination of "Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park" under cultural criteria.

  3. Extension of "Jaú National Park".

  4. Extension of the "Glacier Bay/Wrangell/St Elias/Kluane" property.

  5. The "Burgess Shale" property, which was previously inscribed on the World Heritage List, is part of the "Canadian Rocky Mountain Parks".

  6. The Westland and Mount Cook National Park and the Fiordland National Park, which were previously inscribed on the World Heritage List, are part of the "Te Wahipounamu - South West New Zealand".

  7. In 1979, the Committee decided to inscribe the Ohrid Lake on the World Heritage List under natural criteria (iii). In 1980, this property was extended to include the cultural and historical area, and cultural criteria (i)(iii)(iv) were added.

  8. At the time the property was extended, natural criterion (iv) was also found applicable.

  9. (extension de « Sites d'art rupestre préhistorique de la vallée de Côa », Portugal)

  10. The WH area is managed directly by the Divisional Forest Officer from the Forest Dept. A national steering Committee co-ordinates institutions for Sinharaja as a National Wilderness Area, Biosphere Reserve (1988), and WH site. There are two management plans, prepared in 1985/86 and 1992/94, which emphasise conservation, scientific research, buffer zone management, benefit-sharing, and community participation.

  11. Extension of "Gough Island Wildlife Reserve".

  12. (renomination under cultural criteria)

  13. Extension of the "Glacier Bay/Wrangell/St Elias/Kluane" property.

*: transboundary property

#: As for 19 Natural and Mixed Properties inscribed for geological values before 1994, criteria numbering of this property has changed. See Decision 30.COM 8D.1