The most recent UNESCO World Heritage Sites
Discover the natural and cultural wonders that were added to the list in 2017
Our world amazes us with vestiges of the past. A wealth of historic cities, ancient monuments, and other indicators of centuries gone by are all around us. Enhancing this culturally rich urban makeup are spectacular natural wonders, including the landscape itself. Over the years, UNESCO has worked tirelessly to protect these precious landmarks and environments, inscribing them on the prestigious World Heritage Site list in the interests of humanity.
Browse the gallery and find out the World Heritage Sites inscribed by UNESCO in 2017.