World Heritage

Natural sites

Discover the 241 natural and mixed sites on the World Heritage List 

The World Heritage List comprises 1073 properties of Outstanding Universal Value. Natural sites represent about 23% of this list, including 35 mixed (both cultural and natural) sites and 206 natural sites.

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Below, you can find all natural and mixed World Heritage sites in alphabetical order. To learn more about each site, click on the links for detailed information from the IUCN World Heritage Outlook website. Sites inscribed after 2014 will be assessed in 2017 and links to UNESCO's World Heritage Centre are provided in the meantime.

You can also search the sites geographically through the World Database on Protected Areas, using ProtectedPlanet.net, or consult the entire World Heritage List on UNESCO's World Heritage Centre website.

For more information on the World Heritage sites included on the List of World Heritage in Danger, click here.  

Argentina

Albania

  • Primeval Beech Forests of the Carpathians and Other Regions of Europe

Algeria

Australia

Austria

  • Primeval Beech Forests of the Carpathians and Other Regions of Europe

Bangladesh

Belarus

Belgium

  • Primeval Beech Forests of the Carpathians and Other Regions of Europe

Belize

Benin

  • W-Arly-Pendjari Complex

Bolivia (Plurinational State of)

Botswana

Brazil

Bulgaria

Burkina Faso

  • W-Arly-Pendjari Complex

Cameroon

Canada

Central African Republic

Chad

China

Colombia

Congo

Costa Rica

Côte d'Ivoire

Croatia

Cuba

Democratic Republic of the Congo

Denmark

Dominica

Ecuador

Egypt

Ethiopia

  • Simien National Park                                                      

Finland

France

Gabon

Germany

Greece

Guatemala

Guinea

  • Mount Nimba Strict Nature Reserve                                                                                                              

Honduras

Hungary

Iceland

India

Indonesia

Iraq

  • The Ahwar of Southern Iraq: Refuge of Biodiversity and the Relict Landscape of the Mesopotamian Cities (mixed natural and cultural) (inscribed in 2016)

Iran

Italy

Japan

Jamaica

Jordan

Kazakhstan

Kenya

Kiribati

Korea, Republic of

Kyrgyzstan

Lesotho

  • Maloti-Drakensberg Park (mixed natural and cultural)                                                                                                  

Macedonia (Former Yugoslav Republic of)

Madagascar

Malawi

Malaysia

Mali

Mauritania

Mexico

Mongolia

Montenegro

Namibia

Nepal

Netherlands

New Zealand

Niger

Norway

Palau

Panama

Peru

Philippines

Poland

Portugal

Romania

  • Danube Delta
  • Primeval Beech Forests of the Carpathians and Other Regions of Europe

Russian Federation

Saint Lucia

Senegal

Seychelles

Slovakia

Slovenia

  • Primeval Beech Forests of the Carpathians and Other Regions of Europe
  • Škocjan Caves

Solomon Islands

South Africa

Spain

Sri Lanka

Sudan

  • Sanganeb Marine National Park and Dungonab Bay – Mukkawar Island Marine National Park (inscribed in 2016)

Suriname

Sweden

Switzerland

Tajikistan

Tanzania, United Republic of

Thailand

Tunisia

Turkey

Uganda

Ukraine

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

United States of America

Uzbekistan

Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)

Viet Nam

Yemen

Zambia

Zimbabwe

 

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