List of the UNESCO World Heritage Sites that I visited

Following is a collection of the UNESCO World Heritage Sites that I visited.

All pictures are © Dr. Günther Eichhorn, unless otherwise noted.


AustraliaGreat Barrier Reef
australia
Sydney Opera House
australia
Greater Blue Mountains Area
australia

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

বাংলাদেশ (Bangladesh)Historic Mosque City of Bagerhat
bangladesh
Ruins of the Buddhist Vihara at Paharpur
bangladesh
The Sundarbans
bangladesh

BeninRoyal Palaces of Abomey
benin

Bornea/MalaysiaKinabalu National Park
borneo

BotswanaOkavango Delta
botswana

Brasil (Brazil)Iguaçu National Park
brazil

Kâmpuchéa (Cambodia)Ankor Temple Complex
cambodia

ChileRapa Nui National Park
chile

中国 (China)Great Wall
china
Classical Gardens of Suzhou
china
Summer Palace
china
Temple of Heavens
china
Wolong Panda Reserve
china

ColombiaSan Agustín Archaeological Park
colombia

CubaOld Havana and its Fortification System
cuba
Trinidad, together with the nearby Valle de los Ingenios
cuba
Urban Historic Centre of Cienfuegos
cuba

Κυπρος (Cyprus)Painted Churches in the Troodos Region
cyprus
Neolithic Settlement of Choirokoitia
cyprus

Česká Republika (Czech Republic)Historic Centre of Prague
czech_republic

EcuadorGalápagos Islands
ecuador
City of Quito
ecuador

مصر (Egypt)Memphis and its Necropolis
egypt
Ancient Thebes with its Necropolis
egypt
Nubian Monuments from Abu Simbel to Philae
egypt

ኢትዮጵያ (Ethiopia)Simien Mountains National Park
ethiopia
Aksum
ethiopia
Omo Valley
ethiopia
Rock-hewn Churches of Lalibela
ethiopia
Fasil Ghebbi
ethiopia

HondurasCopan
honduras

Magyarország (Hungary)Budapest
hungary
Hortobágy Puszta
hungary
Caves of Aggtelek
hungary

Lýðveldið Ísland (Iceland)Þingvellier National Park
iceland

भारत गणराज्य (India)Khajuraho
india
The Red Fort in Agra
india
Taj Mahal
india
Fatehpur Sikri
india
Keoladeo National Park
india
Jantar Mantar
india

IndonesiaBorobudur Temple Compounds
indonesia
Komodo National Park
indonesia
Prambanan Temple Compounds
indonesia
Tropical Rainforest Heritage of Sumatra
indonesia

Éire (Ireland)Brú na Bóinne
ireland

Italia (Italy)Historic Centre of Rome
italy
Venice and its Lagoon
italy
Piazza del Duomo, Pisa
italy
Archaeological Areas of Pompei and Herculaneum
italy
Costiera Amalfitana
italy
Archaeological Area of Agrigento
italy
Villa Romana del Casale
italy
Paestum
italy
Late Baroque Towns of the Val di Noto
italy
Mount Etna
italy
Cathedral Church of Cefalù
italy

日本国 (Japan)Historic Monuments of Ancient Kyoto
japan
Ancient Nara
japan

الأردنّ (Jordan)Petra
jordan
Wadi Rum Protected Area
jordan

KenyaKenya Lake System in the Great Rift Valley
kenya

ເມືອງ ລາວ (Laos)Old Town Center of Luang Prabang
laos
Vat Phou
laos

Lietuvos (Lithuania)Vilnius Historical Center
lithuania

MaliOld Town of Djenné
mali
Tombouctou (Timbuktu)
mali
Cliff of Bandiagara (Land of the Dogons)
mali

MaltaCity of Valletta
malta
Megalithic Temples of Malta
malta

Монгол улс (Mongolia)Orkhon Valley Cultural Landscape
mongolia

المغرب (Morocco)Medina of Fez
morocco
Medina of Marrakesh
morocco
Ksar of Aït-Ben Haddou
morocco
Historic City of Meknes
morocco
Archaeological Site of Volubilis
morocco
Rabat, Modern Capital and Historic City: a Shared Heritage
morocco

NamibiaNamib Sand Sea
namibia

नेपाल (Nepal)Kathmandu Valley
nepal
Chitwan National Park
nepal

PerúCusco
peru
Machu Picchu
peru

Polska (Poland)Historic Centre of Warsaw
poland
Auschwitz and Birkenau
poland
Nature Reserve in Białowieża
poland
Castle of the Teutonic Order in Malbork
poland

قطر (Qatar)Al Zubarah Archaeological Site
qatar

Россия (Russia)Historic Centre of Saint Petersburg and Related Groups of Monuments
russia
Kremlin and Red Square in Moscow
russia
Historic Monuments of Novgorod and Surroundings
russia
Lake Baikal
russia

San MarinoSan Marino Historic Centre and Mount Titano
san_marino

SénégalDjoudj National Bird Sanctuary
senegal

SingaporeSingapore Botanical Gardens
singapore

Slovensko (Slovakia)Bardejov Town Conservation Reserve
slovakia

South AfricaFossil Hominid Sites of South Africa
south_africa
Drakensberg Park
south_africa

ශ්‍රී ලංකා/இலங்கை (Sri Lanka)Ancient City of Polonnaruwa
sri_lanka
Sigiriya
sri_lanka
Sinharaja Rain Forest Reserve
sri_lanka
Kandy
sri_lanka
Galle
sri_lanka
Cave Temple at Dambulla
sri_lanka

Saint LuciaPitons Management Area
st_lucia

SurinameHistoric Inner City of Paramaribo
suriname

TanzaniaNgorongoro Conservation Area
tanzania
Serengeti
tanzania
Kilimanjaro National Park
tanzania

བོད་ (Tibet)Potala Palace
tibet

Türkiye Cumhurieti (Turkey)Historic areas of İstanbul
turkey
Göreme National Park and the Rock Sites of Cappadocia
turkey
Hattuşa
turkey
Mount Nemrut
turkey
Hierapolis
turkey
Troy
turkey
Ephesus
turkey
Neolithic Site of Çatal Höyük
turkey
Pergamum
turkey
Aphrodisias
turkey

دولة الامارات العربية المتحدة (United Arab Emirates)Cultural Sites of Al Ain
uae

UgandaBwindi Impenetrable Forest
uganda

United KingdomStonehenge
uk
English Lake District
uk

UruguayColonia Historic Quarter
uruguay

USAGrand Canyon National Park
usa
Everglades National Park
usa
Statue of Liberty
usa

O'zbekiston (Uzbekistan)Samarkand
uzbekistan

Holy See (Vatican)Vatican City
vatican

Victoria FallsVictoria Falls
vic_falls

Việt NamComplex of Huế Monuments
vietnam
Ancient Town of Hội An
vietnam

There are 138 UNESCO World Heritage Sites in this list


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