UNESCO World Heritage Sites Visited

Around the world travelling you come across various UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Usually tour operators are all over these designations to sell you tours but most really are something that little bit special.

World heritage sites visited so far, not a bad roundup!

  1. Red Square and Kremlin – Russia
  2. Lake Baikal – Russia
  3. Himeji Castle – Japan
  4. Yakushima Island – Japan
  5. Ancient Kyoto – Japan
  6. Changdeokgung Palace Complex – Korea
  7. Forbidden City – China
  8. Terracotta Army – China
  9. Great Wall – China
  10. Mount Emei and Leshan Buddha – China
  11. Summer Palace Beijing – China
  12. Temple of Heaven – China
  13. Sichuan Giana Panda Sanctuaries – China
  14. Old Town of Lijiang – China
  15. West Lake Hangzhou – China
  16. Los Glaciares National Park – Argentina
  17. Iguazu National Park – Argentina/Brazil
  18. Quebrada de Humahuaca – Argentina
  19. Cuzco – Peru
  20. Machu Picchu – Peru
  21. Historic Centre of Lima – Peru
  22. City of Quito – Ecuador
  23. Galapagos Islands – Ecuador
  24. Cartagena – Colombia
  25. Salvador de Bahia – Brazil
  26. Golestan Palace Tehran – Iran
  27. Masjed-e Jame Mosque Esfahan – Iran
  28. Persepolis – Iran
  29. Pasargadae – Iran
  30. Imam Square Esfahan – Iran
  31. The Persian Garden – Iran
  32. Seregengeti National Park – Tanzania
  33. Ngorogoro Conversation Area – Tanzania
  34. Stone Town Zanzibar – Tanzania
  35. Victoria Falls – Zimbabwe/Zambia
  36. Okavango Delta – Botswana
  37. Namib Sand Sea – Botswana
  38. Red Fort Delhi – India
  39. Humayun’s Tomb Delhi – India
  40. Taj Mahal – India
  41. Agra Fort – India
  42. Jantar Mantar – India
  43. Hill Forts of Rajasthan – India
  44. Galle – Sri Lanka
  45. Sigiriya – Sri Lanka
  46. Sacred City Kandy – Sri Lanka
  47. Anuradhapura – Sri Lanka
  48. Bodhgaya – India
  49. Qutub Minar – India
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