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As of July 2017, there are a total of 1,073[1] World Heritage Sites located in 167 "States Parties"[2] Of the 1,073 sites, 832 are cultural, 206 are natural and 35 are mixed properties. The countries have been divided by the World Heritage Committee
World Heritage Committee
into five geographic zones: Africa, Arab States, Asia and the Pacific, Europe
Europe
and North America, and Latin America
Latin America
and the Caribbean. The country with the most number of sites (including sites shared with other countries) is Italy, with 53 entries. The country with the most number of sites by itself alone (excluding sites shared with other countries) is China, with 51 entries.

Contents

1 List of World Heritage Sites 2 Countries with major concentrations of World Heritage Sites 3 See also 4 Notes 5 References 6 External links

List of World Heritage Sites

Country Natural sites Cultural sites Mixed sites Total sites UNESCO
UNESCO
region

Afghanistan

2

2 Asia and the Pacific

Albania 1[note 1] 2

3 Europe
Europe
and North America

Algeria

6 1 7 Arab States

Andorra

1

1 Europe
Europe
and North America

Antigua and Barbuda

1

1 Latin America
Latin America
and the Caribbean

Argentina 5 6[note 2][note 3][note 4]

11 Latin America
Latin America
and the Caribbean

Armenia

2 1 3 Europe
Europe
and North America

Australia 12 3 4 19 Asia and the Pacific

Austria 1[note 1] 9[note 5][note 6]

10 Europe
Europe
and North America

Azerbaijan

2

2 Europe
Europe
and North America

Bahrain

2

2 Arab States

Bangladesh 1 2

3 Asia and the Pacific

Barbados

1

1 Latin America
Latin America
and the Caribbean

Belarus 1[note 7] 3[note 8]

4 Europe
Europe
and North America

Belgium 1[note 1] 12[note 9][note 3]

13 Europe
Europe
and North America

Belize 1

1 Latin America
Latin America
and the Caribbean

Benin 1[note 10] 1

2 Africa

Bolivia 1 6[note 4]

7 Latin America
Latin America
and the Caribbean

Bosnia and Herzegovina

3[note 11]

3 Europe
Europe
and North America

Botswana 1 1

2 Africa

Brazil 7 14[note 2]

21 Latin America
Latin America
and the Caribbean

Bulgaria 2 7

9 Europe
Europe
and North America

Burkina Faso 1[note 10] 1

2 Africa

Cambodia

3

3 Asia and the Pacific

Cameroon 2[note 12]

2 Africa

Canada 10[note 13] 8

18 Europe
Europe
and North America

Cape Verde

1

1 Africa

Central African Republic 2[note 12]

2 Africa

Chad 1

1 2 Africa

Chile

6[note 4]

6 Latin America
Latin America
and the Caribbean

China 12 36[note 14] 4 52 Asia and the Pacific

Colombia 2 6[note 4]

8 Latin America
Latin America
and the Caribbean

Congo 1[note 12]

1 Africa

Costa Rica 3[note 15] 1

4 Latin America
Latin America
and the Caribbean

Côte d'Ivoire 3[note 16] 1

4 Africa

Croatia 2 8[note 11]

10 Europe
Europe
and North America

Cuba 2 7

9 Latin America
Latin America
and the Caribbean

Cyprus

3

3 Europe
Europe
and North America

Czech Republic

12

12 Europe
Europe
and North America

Democratic People's Republic of Korea

2

2 Asia and the Pacific

Democratic Republic of the Congo 5

5 Africa

Denmark 3 5

8 Europe
Europe
and North America

Dominica 1

1 Latin America
Latin America
and the Caribbean

Dominican Republic

1

1 Latin America
Latin America
and the Caribbean

Ecuador 2 3[note 4]

5 Latin America
Latin America
and the Caribbean

Egypt 1 6

7 Arab States

El Salvador

1

1 Latin America
Latin America
and the Caribbean

Estonia

2[note 8]

2 Europe
Europe
and North America

Ethiopia 1 8

9 Africa

Finland 1[note 17] 6[note 8]

7 Europe
Europe
and North America

Fiji

1

1 Asia and the Pacific

France 3 38[note 9][note 3][note 6] 1[note 18] 43 Europe
Europe
and North America

Gabon

1 1 Africa

Gambia

2[note 19]

2 Africa

Georgia

3

3 Europe
Europe
and North America

Germany 3[note 20][note 1] 38[note 21][note 22][note 23][note 3][note 6]

42 Europe
Europe
and North America

Ghana

2

2 Africa

Greece

16 2 18 Europe
Europe
and North America

Guatemala

2 1 3 Latin America
Latin America
and the Caribbean

Guinea 1[note 16]

1 Africa

Haiti

1

1 Latin America
Latin America
and the Caribbean

  Holy See

2[note 24]

2 Europe
Europe
and North America

Honduras 1 1

2 Latin America
Latin America
and the Caribbean

Hungary 1[note 25] 7[note 5]

8 Europe
Europe
and North America

Iceland 1 1

2 Europe
Europe
and North America

India 7 27[note 3] 1 36 Asia and the Pacific

Indonesia 4 4

8 Asia and the Pacific

Iran 1 21

22 Asia and the Pacific

Iraq

4 1 5 Arab States

Ireland

2

2 Europe
Europe
and North America

Israel

9

9 Europe
Europe
and North America[3]

Italy 5[note 26] 48[note 24][note 27][note 6]

53 Europe
Europe
and North America

Jamaica

1 1 Latin America
Latin America
and the Caribbean

Japan 4 17[note 3]

21 Asia and the Pacific

Jerusalem (Site proposed by Jordan)[note 28][4][5]

1

1 Arab States

Jordan

4 1 5 Arab States

Kazakhstan 2[note 29] 3[note 14]

5 Asia and the Pacific

Kenya 3 3

6 Africa

Kiribati 1

1 Asia and the Pacific

Kyrgyzstan 1[note 29] 2[note 14]

3 Asia and the Pacific

Laos

2

2 Asia and the Pacific

Latvia

2[note 8]

2 Europe
Europe
and North America

Lebanon

5

5 Arab States

Lesotho

1[note 30] 1 Africa

Libya

5

5 Arab States

Lithuania

4[note 8][note 31]

4 Europe
Europe
and North America

Luxembourg

1

1 Europe
Europe
and North America

Macedonia

1 1 Europe
Europe
and North America

Madagascar 2 1

3 Africa

Malawi 1 1

2 Africa

Malaysia 2 2

4 Asia and the Pacific

Mali

3 1 4 Africa

Malta

3

3 Europe
Europe
and North America

Marshall Islands

1

1 Asia and the Pacific

Mauritania 1 1

2 Arab States

Mauritius

2

2 Africa

Mexico 6 27 1 34 Latin America
Latin America
and the Caribbean

Moldova

1[note 8]

1 Europe
Europe
and North America

Micronesia

2

2 Asia and the Pacific

Mongolia 1[note 32] 3

4 Asia and the Pacific

Montenegro 1 3

4 Europe
Europe
and North America

Morocco

9

9 Arab States

Mozambique

1

1 Africa

Myanmar

1

1 Asia and the Pacific

Namibia 1 1

2 Africa

Nepal 2 2[note 33]

4 Asia and the Pacific

Netherlands 1[note 20] 9

10 Europe
Europe
and North America

New Zealand 2

1 3 Asia and the Pacific

Nicaragua

2

2 Latin America
Latin America
and the Caribbean

Niger 3[note 10] 1

4 Africa

Nigeria

2

2 Africa

Norway 1 7[note 8]

8 Europe
Europe
and North America

Oman [note 34] 4

4 Arab States

Pakistan

6

6 Asia and the Pacific

Palau

1 1 Asia and the Pacific

Palestine

2

2 Arab States

Panama 3[note 15] 2

5 Latin America
Latin America
and the Caribbean

Papua New Guinea

1

1 Asia and the Pacific

Paraguay

1

1 Latin America
Latin America
and the Caribbean

Peru 2 8[note 4] 2 12 Latin America
Latin America
and the Caribbean

Philippines 3 3

6 Asia and the Pacific

Poland 1[note 7] 14[note 35][note 22][6]

15 Europe
Europe
and North America

Portugal 1 14[note 36]

15 Europe
Europe
and North America

Qatar

1

1 Arab States

Republic of Korea 1 11

12 Asia and the Pacific

Romania 1 6

7 Europe
Europe
and North America

Russia 11[note 32] 17[note 8][note 31]

28 Europe
Europe
and North America

Saint Kitts and Nevis

1

1 Latin America
Latin America
and the Caribbean

Saint Lucia 1

1 Latin America
Latin America
and the Caribbean

San Marino

1

1 Europe
Europe
and North America

Saudi Arabia

4

4 Arab States

Senegal 2 5[note 19]

7 Africa

Serbia

5[note 11]

5 Europe
Europe
and North America

Seychelles 2

2 Africa

Singapore

1

1 Asia and the Pacific

Slovakia 2[note 25][note 1] 5

7 Europe
Europe
and North America

Slovenia 1 2[note 37][note 6]

3 Europe
Europe
and North America

Solomon Islands 1

1 Asia and the Pacific

South Africa 3 4 1[note 30] 8 Africa

Spain 3 40[note 36][note 37] 2[note 18] 46 Europe
Europe
and North America

Sri Lanka 2 6

8 Asia and the Pacific

Sudan 1 2

3 Arab States

Suriname 1 1

2 Latin America
Latin America
and the Caribbean

Sweden 1[note 17] 13[note 8] 1 15 Europe
Europe
and North America

Switzerland 3[note 26] 9[note 27][note 3][note 6]

12 Europe
Europe
and North America

Syria

6

6 Arab States

Tajikistan 1 1

2 Asia and the Pacific

Tanzania 3 3 1 7 Africa

Thailand 2 3

5 Asia and the Pacific

Togo

1

1 Africa

Tunisia 1 7

8 Arab States

Turkey

14 2 16 Europe
Europe
and North America

Turkmenistan

3

3 Asia and the Pacific

Uganda 2 1

3 Africa

Ukraine 1[note 1] 6[note 8][note 35]

7 Europe
Europe
and North America

United Kingdom 4 26[note 21] 1 31 Europe
Europe
and North America

United States 12[note 13] 10 1 23 Europe
Europe
and North America

United Arab Emirates

1

1 Arab States

Uruguay

2

2 Latin America
Latin America
and the Caribbean

Uzbekistan 1[note 29] 4

5 Asia and the Pacific

Vanuatu

1

1 Asia and the Pacific

Venezuela 1 2

3 Latin America
Latin America
and the Caribbean

Vietnam 2 5 1 8 Asia and the Pacific

Yemen 1 3

4 Arab States

Zambia 1[note 38]

1 Africa

Zimbabwe 2[note 38] 3

5 Africa

(less Transboundary Sites) 14 18 2 34

Total 206 832 35 1 073 167 State Parties

Countries with major concentrations of World Heritage Sites Note: this overview lists only countries with ten or more World Heritage Sites.

Purple: nations with 50 or more heritage sites Brown: nations with 40 to 49 heritage sites Light brown: nations with 30 to 39 heritage sites Orange: nations with 20 to 29 heritage sites Blue: nations with 15 to 19 heritage sites Green: nations with 10 to 14 heritage sites

See also

World Heritage Site List of World Heritage Sites List of World Heritage Sites
List of World Heritage Sites
in Africa List of World Heritage Sites
List of World Heritage Sites
in North America List of World Heritage Sites
List of World Heritage Sites
in Central America List of World Heritage Sites
List of World Heritage Sites
in the Caribbean List of World Heritage Sites
List of World Heritage Sites
in South America List of World Heritage Sites
List of World Heritage Sites
in Northern and Central Asia List of World Heritage Sites
List of World Heritage Sites
in Western Asia List of World Heritage Sites
List of World Heritage Sites
in Eastern Asia List of World Heritage Sites
List of World Heritage Sites
in Southern Asia List of World Heritage Sites
List of World Heritage Sites
in Southeast Asia List of World Heritage Sites
List of World Heritage Sites
in Northern Europe List of World Heritage Sites
List of World Heritage Sites
in Western Europe List of World Heritage Sites
List of World Heritage Sites
in Eastern Europe List of World Heritage Sites
List of World Heritage Sites
in Southern Europe List of World Heritage Sites
List of World Heritage Sites
in Oceania List of World Heritage in Danger List of conservation topics

Notes

^ a b c d e f The natural site Ancient and Primeval Beech Forests of the Carpathians and Other Regions of Europe
Europe
is shared between Albania, Austria, Belgium, Croatia, Germany, Italy, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, and Ukraine. ^ a b The cultural site Jesuit Missions of the Guaranis: San Ignacio Mini, Santa Ana, Nuestra Señora de Loreto and Santa Maria Mayor (Argentina), Ruins of Sao Miguel das Missoes (Brazil) is shared between Argentina
Argentina
and Brazil. ^ a b c d e f g The cultural site The Architectural Work of Le Corbusier, an Outstanding Contribution to the Modern Movement is shared between Argentina, Belgium, France, Germany, India, Japan, and Switzerland. ^ a b c d e f The cultural site Qhapaq Ñan, Andean Road System is shared between Argentina, Bolivia, Colombia, Chile, Ecuador
Ecuador
and Peru. ^ a b The cultural site Fertö / Neusiedlersee Cultural Landscape is shared between Austria
Austria
and Hungary. ^ a b c d e f The cultural site Prehistoric Pile dwellings around the Alps is shared between Austria, France, Germany, Italy, Slovenia
Slovenia
and Switzerland. ^ a b The natural site Belovezhskaya Pushcha / Białowieża Forest is shared between Belarus
Belarus
and Poland. ^ a b c d e f g h i j The cultural site Struve Geodetic Arc is shared among Belarus, Estonia, Finland, Latvia, Lithuania, Norway, Moldova, Russia, Sweden, and Ukraine. ^ a b The cultural site Belfries of Belgium
Belgium
and France
France
is shared between Belgium
Belgium
and France. ^ a b c The natural site W-Arly-Pendjari Complex is shared between Benin, Burkina Faso, and Niger. ^ a b c The cultural site Stecci : Medivial Tombstones is shared between Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Montenegro, Serbia. ^ a b c The natural site Sangha Trinational is shared between Cameroon, Central African Republic, Congo( The Republic of). ^ a b The natural sites Kluane / Wrangell-St Elias / Glacier Bay / Tatshenshini-Alsek and Waterton Glacier International Peace Park are shared between Canada
Canada
and the United States. ^ a b c The cultural site Silk Roads: the Routes Network of Chang'an-Tianshan Corridor is shared between China, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan. ^ a b The natural site Talamanca Range-La Amistad Reserves / La Amistad National Park is shared between Costa Rica
Costa Rica
and Panama. ^ a b The natural site Mount Nimba Strict Nature
Nature
Reserve is shared between Côte d'Ivoire and Guinea. ^ a b The natural site High Coast / Kvarken Archipelago is shared between Finland
Finland
and Sweden. ^ a b The mixed site Pyrénées - Mont Perdu is shared between France and Spain. ^ a b The cultural site Stone Circles of Senegambia is shared between Gambia and Senegal. ^ a b The natural site The Wadden Sea is shared between Germany
Germany
and the Netherlands. ^ a b The cultural site Frontiers of the Roman Empire is shared between Germany
Germany
and the United Kingdom. ^ a b The cultural site Muskauer Park / Park Mużakowski is shared between Germany
Germany
and Poland. ^ In addition, the former cultural site Dresden Elbe Valley has been delisted. ^ a b The cultural site Historic Centre of Rome, the Properties of the Holy See in that City Enjoying Extraterritorial Rights and San Paolo Fuori le Mura is shared between the Holy See and Italy. ^ a b The natural site Caves of Aggtelek Karst and Slovak Karst is shared between Hungary
Hungary
and Slovakia. ^ a b The natural site Monte San Giorgio is shared between Italy
Italy
and Switzerland. ^ a b The cultural site Rhaetian Railway in the Albula / Bernina Landscapes is shared between Italy
Italy
and Switzerland. ^ "Old City of Jerusalem and its Walls" is listed separately, without State Party, owing to the unresolved nature of its status. For purposes of convenience, it is listed in the "Arab States" UNESCO region, without inference as to it legal or political status therein. ^ a b c The natural site Western Tien-Shan is shared between Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan. ^ a b The mixed site Maloti-Drakensberg Park is shared between Lesotho and South Africa. ^ a b The cultural site Curonian Spit is shared between Lithuania
Lithuania
and Russia. ^ a b The natural site Uvs Nuur Basin is shared between Mongolia
Mongolia
and Russia. ^ Kathmandu
Kathmandu
Valley has seven groups of monuments & buildings within its boundaries and are listed under one name. The seven groups are: the Durbar Squares of Kathmandu, Patan, and Bhaktapur, Buddhist Stupas of Swayambhunath
Swayambhunath
and Boudhanath, and Hindu Temples of Pashupatinath and Changu Narayan, also there are places like muktinath, budanilkantha which are listed are world heritage site ^ In addition, the former natural site Arabian Oryx Sanctuary has been delisted. ^ a b The cultural site Wooden Tserkvas of the Carpathian Region in Poland
Poland
and Ukraine
Ukraine
is shared between Poland
Poland
and Ukraine. ^ a b The cultural site Prehistoric Rock-Art Sites in the Côa Valley and Siega Verde is shared between Portugal
Portugal
and Spain. ^ a b The cultural site Heritage of Mercury. Almadén and Idrija is shared between Slovenia
Slovenia
and Spain. ^ a b The natural site Mosi-oa-Tunya / Victoria Falls is shared between Zambia
Zambia
and Zimbabwe.

References

^ Centre, UNESCO
UNESCO
World Heritage. " UNESCO
UNESCO
World Heritage Centre - World Heritage List". whc.unesco.org. Retrieved 29 September 2017.  ^ According to UNESCO
UNESCO
World Heritage Site, States parties are countries that have signed and ratified the World Heritage Convention. ^ According to UNESCO, Israel
Israel
is part of Europe
Europe
and North America Region, http://www.unesco.org/new/en/unesco/worldwide/europe-and-north-america/ ^ "CLT-82/CH/CONF.015/8 - Report of the 1st Extraordinary Session of the Committee". UNESCO. Retrieved 23 October 2013.  ^ "CC-81/CONF. 008/2 Rev. - Justification for inscription on the List of World Heritage in Danger, 1982: Report of the 6th Session of the Committee". UNESCO. Retrieved 23 October 2013.  ^ Centre, UNESCO
UNESCO
World Heritage. " Poland
Poland
- UNESCO
UNESCO
World Heritage Centre". whc.unesco.org. Retrieved 29 September 2017. 

External links

UNESCO
UNESCO
World Heritage Sites — Official website List of UNESCO
UNESCO
World Heritage Sites — Official website World Heritage Site
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— World Heritage Details website 360° panophotography — The World Heritage List in panophotography and virtual tours VRheritage.org — Documentation of World Heritage Sites UNESCO
UNESCO
World Heritage List — Complete list with links and map of all sites whc.unesco.org — The Official World Heritage List in Google Earth (en français) whc.kmz — The World Heritage List in Google Earth (en français) Convention Concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage at Law-Ref.org — Fully indexed and crosslinked with other documents Organization of World Heritage Cities — Dealing with urban sites only

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