Show/HideSearch Criteria: All Waymarks [show search options]
Additional Settings: all dates
Show/HideCategories [hide category]
World Heritage Sites
 allows ratings
Managed By: Icon Here Culture club
Description:
A collection of World Heritage sites as defined by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization
Show/HideWaymarks [hide waymarks]
Currently displaying World Heritage Sites

sorted by:

 
Total Records: 525 Page: 20 of 21 prev<<<[11121314151617181920]>>>next
Image for City of Graz - Historic Centreview gallery
Log it!

World Heritage SitesCity of Graz - Historic Centre

in World Heritage Sites

Graz is a particularly fine example of a central European urban complex which experienced many centuries of Habsburg rule. The old city is a harmonious blend of the architectural styles and artistic movements that have succeeded each other since the Middle Ages, together with cultural influences from the neighbouring regions.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Tafari

location: Steiermark, Austria

date approved: 1/4/2006

last visited: 3/20/2015

Image for Wachau Cultural Landscapeview gallery
Log it!

World Heritage SitesWachau Cultural Landscape

in World Heritage Sites

The Wachau is a danube-valley what begins in Melk and ends in Krems and Göttweig. It is a World Heritege Site by the UNESCO since 2000.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Tafari

location: Niederösterreich, Austria

date approved: 1/4/2006

last visited: 9/7/2012

Image for Fertod / Neusiedlersee Cultural Landscapeview gallery
Log it!

World Heritage SitesFertod / Neusiedlersee Cultural Landscape

in World Heritage Sites

The Fertod/Neusiedler Lake area has been the meeting place of different cultures for eight millennia. This is graphically demonstrated by its varied landscape, the result of an evolutionary symbiosis between human activity and the physical environmen

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Tafari

location: Burgenland, Austria

date approved: 1/4/2006

last visited: 3/10/2010

Image for Historic Centre of Viennaview gallery
Log it!

World Heritage SitesHistoric Centre of Vienna

in World Heritage Sites

Vienna (German: Wien [vin];is the capital of Austria, and also one of Austria's nine states (Land Wien). With a population of about 1.6 million, Vienna is the largest city and the cultural and political centre of Austria. Situated on both sides of the river Danube, Vienna is 60 kilometres (37 miles) from the Austrian-Slovak border, i.e. also from the Slovak capital, Bratislava. Vienna is surrounded by the Austrian state of Lower Austria. It is one of the best-known cities in Europe.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Tafari

location: Wien, Austria

date approved: 1/4/2006

last visited: 3/10/2015

Image for Semmeringbahn / Semmering railwayview gallery
Log it!

World Heritage SitesSemmeringbahn / Semmering railway

in World Heritage Sites

The Semmeringbahn was build in 1854 by Carl Freiherr Ritter von Ghega. In this time the technical challenge to build a railway over the Semmering mountain was very hard. Because of this reason the whole railway was elevated to a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1998.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Tafari

location: Niederösterreich, Austria

date approved: 1/3/2006

last visited: 9/20/2013

Image for Palace and Gardens of Schönbrunnview gallery
Log it!

World Heritage SitesPalace and Gardens of Schönbrunn

in World Heritage Sites

The UNESCO World Heritage Site of Schönbrunn Palace with its gardens and park will take you into a magnificent world of Baroque culture. Inside the palace you'll learn all sorts of interesting facts about the imperial family of Habsburg, while you can continue to enjoy further aspects of Baroque culture with a relaxing stroll around the gardens.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Tafari

location: Wien, Austria

date approved: 1/3/2006

last visited: 12/16/2014

Image for 371 The Industrial Revolution Began Hereview gallery
Log it!

World Heritage Sites371 The Industrial Revolution Began Here

in World Heritage Sites

A pretty small English town with a great industrial heritage.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Happy Landins

location: United Kingdom

date approved: 12/13/2005

last visited: 4/6/2012

Image for Museumsinsel (Museum Island) - Berlinview gallery
Log it!

World Heritage SitesMuseumsinsel (Museum Island) - Berlin

in World Heritage Sites

Five Berlin museums in close proximity holding some of Germany's finest collections.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: Berlin, Germany

date approved: 12/11/2005

last visited: 5/11/2013

Image for The Park and Palace of Sanssouci - Potsdamview gallery
Log it!

World Heritage SitesThe Park and Palace of Sanssouci - Potsdam

in World Heritage Sites

Sometimes refered to as the "Prussian Versailles", this Rococco palace can be visited on a day trip from Berlin.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: Brandenburg, Germany

date approved: 12/11/2005

last visited: 5/10/2013

Image for Garajonay National Parkview gallery
Log it!

World Heritage SitesGarajonay National Park

in World Heritage Sites

This park on the island of La Gomera in the Canary Islands features an ancient and unique "Laurasilva" dwarf forest.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: Spain

date approved: 12/5/2005

last visited: 9/17/2000

Image for Banská Štiavnica, technical and natural monumentsview gallery
Log it!

World Heritage SitesBanská Štiavnica, technical and natural monuments

in World Heritage Sites

Location: Banska Stiavnica - old historic town centre with monuments and sights around. Country: Slovakia

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Rikitan

location: Banskobystrický kraj, Slovakia

date approved: 11/19/2005

last visited: 3/27/2015

Image for Historic Monuments of Ancient Nara / Japanview gallery
Log it!

World Heritage SitesHistoric Monuments of Ancient Nara / Japan

in World Heritage Sites

Remains of the Great Imperial Palace grounds, temples and shrines of the former capital.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member kaeru99

location: Nara, Japan

date approved: 11/10/2005

last visited: 3/28/2013

Image for Buddhist Monuments in the Horyu-ji Area / Japanview gallery
Log it!

World Heritage SitesBuddhist Monuments in the Horyu-ji Area / Japan

in World Heritage Sites

One of Japan's oldest temple grounds.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member kaeru99

location: Japan

date approved: 11/9/2005

last visited: 10/10/2008

Image for Aggtelek Karst (Hungary and Slovakia)view gallery
Log it!

World Heritage SitesAggtelek Karst (Hungary and Slovakia)

in World Heritage Sites

Two countries (Hungary and Slovakia) share the caves of the Aggelek Karst

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Gavriel

location: Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén, Hungary

date approved: 11/6/2005

last visited: 7/26/2011

There are no images for this waymark yet
Log it!

World Heritage SitesHiroshima Peace Memorial (Genbaku Dome)

in World Heritage Sites

Hiroshima Peace Memorial (Genbaku Dome) - Atomic Bomb Dome

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member NomadVW

location: Hiroshima, Japan

date approved: 11/2/2005

last visited: 6/5/2014

Image for Schokland (Unesco 739)view gallery
Log it!

World Heritage SitesSchokland (Unesco 739)

in World Heritage Sites

Schokland: an island in the Zuiderzee, The Netherlands.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member team_wolfje

location: Netherlands

date approved: 11/1/2005

last visited: 1/15/2015

Image for Harlech Castleview gallery
Log it!

World Heritage SitesHarlech Castle

in World Heritage Sites

Harlech Castle is one of the many castles built by Edward 1st of England in his campaign to control the Welsh people. Four of them have been selected for this UNESCO World Heritage site.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Happy Landins

location: United Kingdom

date approved: 10/26/2005

last visited: 7/20/2014

Image for Historic Centre of Sienaview gallery
Log it!

World Heritage SitesHistoric Centre of Siena

in World Heritage Sites

The secular city of Sienna.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Wanderer7

location: Toscana, Italy

date approved: 10/22/2005

last visited: 9/21/2006

Image for Liverpool - Maritime Mercantile Cityview gallery
Log it!

World Heritage SitesLiverpool - Maritime Mercantile City

in World Heritage Sites

Liverpool was one of the world centres of trade in the 18th and 19th centuries. Many buildings from this historic past remain.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Happy Landins

location: United Kingdom

date approved: 10/22/2005

last visited: 7/11/2012

Image for Fortress of Suomenlinna at Helsinki, Finlandview gallery
Log it!

World Heritage SitesFortress of Suomenlinna at Helsinki, Finland

in World Heritage Sites

An island fortress in Helsinki harbour

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Happy Landins

location: Finland

date approved: 10/18/2005

last visited: 3/7/2015

Image for Holašovice Historical Village Reservationview gallery
Log it!

World Heritage SitesHolašovice Historical Village Reservation

in World Heritage Sites

Holašovice is an exceptionally complete and well-preserved example of a traditional central European village.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Wanderer7

location: Jihočeský kraj, Czechia

date approved: 10/16/2005

last visited: 5/19/2013

Image for Historic Centre of Ceský Krumlovview gallery
Log it!

World Heritage SitesHistoric Centre of Ceský Krumlov

in World Heritage Sites

Historic Centre of Ceský Krumlov

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Wanderer7

location: Jihočeský kraj, Czechia

date approved: 10/16/2005

last visited: 4/21/2015

Image for Piazza del Duomo, Pisaview gallery
Log it!

World Heritage SitesPiazza del Duomo, Pisa

in World Heritage Sites

The site of the Leaning Tower of Pisa

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Wanderer7

location: Toscana, Italy

date approved: 10/16/2005

last visited: 6/16/1988

Image for Su Nuraxi di Baruminiview gallery
Log it!

World Heritage SitesSu Nuraxi di Barumini

in World Heritage Sites

Ancient defensive structure in the interior of Sardinia

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Wanderer7

location: Sardegna, Italy

date approved: 10/16/2005

last visited: 9/23/2007

Image for Historic Centre of Florenceview gallery
Log it!

World Heritage SitesHistoric Centre of Florence

in World Heritage Sites

Birthplace of the Renaissance and home to the Medicis.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Wanderer7

location: Toscana, Italy

date approved: 10/16/2005

last visited: 9/15/2006

Total Records: 525 Page: 20 of 21 prev<<<[11121314151617181920]>>>next
Premium Member Downloads: download.GPX Lite File       download.LOC File       download .KML File (Google Earth)