World Heritage Sites of Countries Starting with Alphabet “S”


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Saint Kitts and Nevis

  • Brimstone Hill Fortress National Park

Saint Lucia

  • Pitons Management Area

San Marino

  • San Marino Historic Centre and Mount Titano

Saudi Arabia

  • Al-Hijr Archaeological Site (Madâin Sâlih)

Senegal

  • Djoudj National Bird Sanctuary
  • Island of Gorée
  • Island of Saint-Louis
  • Niokolo-Koba National Park
  • Stone Circles of Senegambia

Serbia

  • Gamzigrad-Romuliana, Palace of Galerius
  • Medieval Monuments in Kosovo
  • Stari Ras and Sopoćani
  • Studenica Monastery

Seychelles

  • Aldabra Atoll
  • Vallée de Mai Nature Reserve

Slovakia

  • Bardejov Town Conservation Reserve
  • Caves of Aggtelek Karst and Slovak Karst
  • Historic Town of Banská Štiavnica and the Technical Monuments in its Vicinity
  • Levoča, Spišský Hrad and the Associated Cultural Monuments
  • Primeval Beech Forests of the Carpathians
  • Vlkolínec
  • Wooden Churches of the Slovak part of the Carpathian Mountain Area

Slovenia

  • Škocjan Caves

Solomon Islands

  • East Rennell

South Africa

  • Cape Floral Region Protected Areas
  • Fossil Hominid Sites of Sterkfontein, Swartkrans, Kromdraai, and Environs
  • iSimangaliso Wetland Park
  • Mapungubwe Cultural Landscape
  • Richtersveld Cultural and Botanical Landscape
  • Robben Island
  • uKhahlamba / Drakensberg Park
  • Vredefort Dome

Spain

  • Alhambra, Generalife and Albayzín, Granada
  • Aranjuez Cultural Landscape
  • Archaeological Ensemble of Mérida
  • Archaeological Ensemble of Tárraco
  • Archaeological Site of Atapuerca
  • Burgos Cathedral
  • Catalan Romanesque Churches of the Vall de Boí
  • Cathedral, Alcázar and Archivo de Indias in Seville
  • Cave of Altamira and Paleolithic Cave Art of Northern Spain
  • Doñana National Park
  • Garajonay National Park
  • Historic Centre of Cordoba
  • Historic City of Toledo
  • Historic Walled Town of Cuenca
  • Ibiza, Biodiversity and Culture
  • La Lonja de la Seda de Valencia
  • Las Médulas
  • Monastery and Site of the Escurial, Madrid
  • Monuments of Oviedo and the Kingdom of the Asturias
  • Mudejar Architecture of Aragon
  • Old City of Salamanca
  • Old Town of Ávila with its Extra-Muros Churches
  • Old Town of Cáceres
  • Old Town of Segovia and its Aqueduct
  • Palau de la Música Catalana and Hospital de Sant Pau, Barcelona
  • Palmeral of Elche
  • Poblet Monastery
  • Pyrénées- Mont Perdu
  • Renaissance Monumental Ensembles of Úbeda and Baeza
  • Rock Art of the Mediterranean Basin on the Iberian Peninsula
  • Roman Walls of Lugo
  • Route of Santiago de Compostela
  • Royal Monastery of Santa María de Guadalupe
  • San Cristóbal de La Laguna
  • San Millán Yuso and Suso Monasteries
  • Santiago de Compostela (Old Town)
  • Teide National Park
  • Tower of Hercules
  • University and Historic Precinct of Alcalá de Henares
  • Vizcaya Bridge
  • Works of Antoni Gaudí

Sri Lanka

  • Ancient City of Polonnaruwa
  • Ancient City of Sigiriya
  • Golden Temple of Dambulla
  • Old Town of Galle and its Fortifications
  • Sacred City of Anuradhapura
  • Sacred City of Kandy
  • Sinharaja Forest Reserve

Sudan

  • Gebel Barkal and the Sites of the Napatan Region

Suriname

  • Central Suriname Nature Reserve
  • Historic Inner City of Paramaribo

Sweden

  • Agricultural Landscape of Southern Öland
  • Birka and Hovgården
  • Church Village of Gammelstad, Luleå
  • Engelsberg Ironworks
  • Hanseatic Town of Visby
  • High Coast/ Kvarken Archipelago
  • Laponian Area
  • Mining Area of the Great Copper Mountain in Falun
  • Naval Port of Karlskrona
  • Rock Carvings in Tanum
  • Royal Domain of Drottningholm
  • Skogskyrkogården
  • Struve Geodetic Arc
  • Varberg Radio Station

Switzerland

  • Benedictine Convent of St John at Müstair
  • Convent of St Gall
  • La Chaux-de-Fonds/ Le Locle, watchmaking town planning
  • Lavaux, Vineyard Terraces
  • Monte San Giorgio
  • Old City of Berne
  • Rhaetian Railway in the Albula/ Bernina Landscapes
  • Swiss Alps Jungfrau-Aletsch
  • Swiss Tectonic Arena Sardona
  • Three Castles, Defensive Wall and Ramparts of the Market-Town of Bellinzona

Syrian Arab Republic

  • Ancient City of Aleppo
  • Ancient City of Bosra
  • Ancient City of Damascus
  • Crac des Chevaliers and Qal’at Salah El-Din
  • Site of Palmyra

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World Heritage Sites of Countries Starting with Alphabet “R”


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Romania

  • Churches of Moldavia
  • Dacian Fortresses of the Orastie Mountains
  • Danube Delta
  • Historic Centre of Sighişoara
  • Monastery of Horezu
  • Villages with Fortified Churches in Transylvania
  • Wooden Churches of Maramureş

Russian Federation

  • Architectural Ensemble of the Trinity Sergius Lavra in Sergiev Posad
  • Central Sikhote-Alin
  • Church of the Ascension, Kolomenskoye
  • Citadel, Ancient City and Fortress Buildings of Derbent
  • Cultural and Historic Ensemble of the Solovetsky Islands
  • Curonian Spit
  • Ensemble of the Ferrapontov Monastery
  • Ensemble of the Novodevichy Convent
  • Golden Mountains of Altai
  • Historic and Architectural Complex of the Kazan Kremlin
  • Historic Centre of Saint Petersburg and Related Groups of Monuments
  • Historic Monuments of Novgorod and Surroundings
  • Historical Centre of the City of Yaroslavl
  • Kizhi Pogost
  • Kremlin and Red Square, Moscow
  • Lake Baikal
  • Natural System of Wrangel Island Reserve
  • Struve Geodetic Arc
  • Uvs Nuur Basin
  • Virgin Komi Forests
  • Volcanoes of Kamchatka
  • Western Caucasus
  • White Monuments of Vladimir and Suzdal

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World Heritage Sites of Countries Starting with Alphabet “P”


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Pakistan

  • Archaeological Ruins at Moenjodaro
  • Buddhist Ruins of Takht-i-Bahi and Neighbouring City Remains at Sahr-i-Bahlol
  • Fort and Shalamar Gardens in Lahore
  • Historical Monuments at Makli, Thatta
  • Rohtas Fort
  • Taxila

Panama

  • Archaeological Site of Panamá Viejo and Historic District of Panamá
  • Coiba National Park and its Special Zone of Marine Protection
  • Darien National Park
  • Fortifications on the Caribbean Side of Panama: Portobelo-San Lorenzo
  • Talamanca Range-La Amistad Reserves/ La Amistad National Park

Papua New Guinea

  • Kuk Early Agricultural Site

Paraguay

  • Jesuit Missions of La Santísima Trinidad de Paraná and Jesús de Tavarangue

Peru

  • Chan Chan Archaeological Zone
  • Chavin (Archaeological Site)
  • City of Cuzco
  • Historic Centre of Lima
  • Historic Sanctuary of Machu Picchu
  • Historical Centre of the City of Arequipa
  • Huascarán National Park
  • Lines and Geoglyphs of Nasca and Pampas de Jumana
  • Manú National Park
  • Río Abiseo National Park
  • Sacred City of Caral-Supe

Philippines

  • Baroque Churches of the Philippines
  • Historic Town of Vigan
  • Puerto-Princesa Subterranean River National Park
  • Rice Terraces of the Philippine Cordilleras
  • Tubbataha Reefs Natural Park

Poland

  • Auschwitz Birkenau German Nazi Concentration and Extermination Camp (1940-1945)
  • Belovezhskaya Pushcha/ Białowieża Forest
  • Castle of the Teutonic Order in Malbork
  • Centennial Hall in Wrocław
  • Churches of Peace in Jawor and Świdnica
  • Cracow’s Historic Centre
  • Historic Centre of Warsaw
  • Kalwaria Zebrzydowska: the Mannerist Architectural and Park Landscape Complex and Pilgrimage Park
  • Medieval Town of Toruń
  • Muskauer Park/ Park Mużakowski
  • Old City of Zamość
  • Wieliczka Salt Mine
  • Wooden Churches of Southern Little Poland

Portugal

  • Alto Douro Wine Region
  • Central Zone of the Town of Angra do Heroismo in the Azores
  • Convent of Christ in Tomar
  • Cultural Landscape of Sintra
  • Historic Centre of Évora
  • Historic Centre of Guimarães
  • Historic Centre of Oporto
  • Landscape of the Pico Island Vineyard Culture
  • Laurisilva of Madeira
  • Monastery of Alcobaça
  • Monastery of Batalha
  • Monastery of the Hieronymites and Tower of Belém in Lisbon
  • Prehistoric Rock-Art Sites in the Côa Valley

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World Heritage Sites of Countries Starting with Alphabet “O”


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Oman

  • Aflaj Irrigation Systems of Oman
  • Archaeological Sites of Bat, Al-Khutm and Al-Ayn
  • Bahla Fort
  • Land of Frankincense

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