Extensions on Tentative List

Inscribed WHS that also still are on the Tentative List, for a possible extension. Extension is named.

Connected Sites

Site Rationale Link
Arles Les villes antiques de la Narbonnaise et leur territoire: Nimes, Arles, Glanum, aqueducs, via Domitia
Armenian Monastic Ensembles Monastery of St. Amenaprkich (New Julfa Vank) (01/02/2019)
Asturian Monuments Church of San Salvador de Valdediós
Baroque Churches
Berlin Modernism Housing Estates Waldsiedlung Zehlendorf
Buddhist Vihara at Paharpur Halud Vihara and Jaggadala Vihara
Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus Churchgate - Extension to Mumbai CST
Christiansfeld Moravian settlements (USA)
Classical Gardens of Suzhou
Colonia del Sacramento Insular area and bay of Colonia del Sacramento
Corfu Late Medieval Bastioned Fortifications in Greece (2014)
Cueva de las Manos Cueva de las Manos and associated sites of the Pinturas river basin
Danube Limes There are extensions to the Danube Limes on the Tentative Lists of Bulgaria, Croatia, Hungary, Romania and Serbia.
Elvas Bulwarked Frontier Fortifications
Epidaurus Ancient Greek Theatres (16/01/2014) - possibly a double entry
Fontainebleau Le massif forestier de Fontainebleau
Fortified City of Carcassonne Cité de Carcassonne et ses châteaux sentinelles de montagne (2017)
Fraser Island Great Sandy World Heritage Area
Frontiers of the Roman Empire 8 separate extensions to "Frontiers of the Roman Empire" are on the tentative list: Austria, Croatia, Hungary, the Netherlands, Germany, Serbia, Slovakia, Tunisia
Getbol, Korean Tidal Flat Getbol, Korean Tidal Flats (Extension) with 3 further areas
Gondwana Rainforests The proposed additions are located within the same broad geographic range as the existing World Heritage Area with a northern extension to include the Bunya Mountains National Park. A total of 689 364 hectares is proposed for addition.
Hiraizumi Temples, Gardens and Archaeological Sites Representing the Buddhist Pure Land (extension)
Hollókö The old villages of Hollókö and Rimetea and their surroundings (Romania)
Imperial Tombs King Lujian's Mausoleum
Jesuit Missions of Trinidad and Jesus Jesuit Mission of San Cosme y San Damián (Paraguay)
Kunta Kinteh Island Historic Georgetown
Kyiv Cathedral and Lavra St. Cyril's Church, St. Andrew's Church (PENDING - DEFERRED 2010, 2012)
Laponian Area The Laponian Area - Tysfjord, the fjord of Hellemobotn and Rago (Norway)
Luther Memorials Luther memorials in Saxony-Anhalt, Saxony, Bavaria and Thuringia (2015)
Manas Wildlife Sanctuary Bhutan's "Royal Manas NP"
Mapungubwe Mapungubwe Cultural Landscape (Trans-boundary Listing)-Botswana
Migratory Bird Sanctuaries The Coast of the Bohai Gulf and the Yellow Sea of China (2017, 2021)
Moenjodaro Archaeological sites of Mehrgarh, Rehman Dheri and Harappa (PENDING - INCOMPLETE 2008)
Monticello Poplar Forest, Bedford County and Virginia State Capitol, Richmond
Mount Nimba Paysage culturel des monts Nimba and Mount Nimba Strict Reserve (extension) - Liberia
Mount Taishan
Mount Wuyi Jinggangshan--North Wuyishan (Extension of Mount Wuyi)
Mountain Railways of India Kangra and Matheran Railways (PENDING - WITHDRAWN 2010)
Okavango Delta Namibia's Okavango Delta
Old City of Jerusalem Mount Zion
Painted Churches in the Troödos Region Church of Ayios Mamas, Louvaras; Church of Ayios Sozomenos, Galata; Church of Panayia Chrysokourdaliotissa, Kourdali (PENDING - WITHDRAWN 2006)
Pattadakal Evolution of Temple Architecture - Aihole-Badami- Pattadakal
Persepolis Sacred mount of Mehr, Royal mausoleums in Naghsh-e Rajab and the city of Estakhr
Prague Extension of the World Heritage Site "Historic Centre of Prague" with the important Monuments in its Vicinity: The Müller Villa, The Bfevnov Abbey, The Hvezda Hunting Lodge With lts Game-park
Primeval Beech Forests Poland, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Czechia, Italy, Montenegro, North Macedonia, Serbia, Slovakia and Switzerland
Rainforests of the Atsinanana Réserve Spéciale d'Anjanaharibe-Sud
Rhodes Late Medieval Bastioned Fortifications in Greece (2014)
Rio Platano Biosphere Reserve Rio Platano Biosphere Reserve (2019) - "At the national level, however, the nominated area has since been substantially enlarged"
SGang Gwaay Gwaii Haanas
Serengeti The Great Rift Valley - The Maasai Mara - The site should be listed as across boarder site as the United Republic of Tanzania has taken the first initiative
Serra da Capivara Serra da Capivara National Park and Permanent Preservation Areas : extension into a mixed site, to cover the Caatinga shrubland
Silk Roads Chang'an-Tianshan Corridor Silk Roads Sites in Kyrgyzstan (2010), only partly inscribed
Simien National Park As Simien Mountains National Park (technically a major boundary modification) - to extend the protected territory significantly.
Skocjan Caves Classical Karst
Split Diocletian Aqueduct, Splitska (port), Srkip (fortified settlement)
Stone Circles of Senegambia Wassu Stone Circles Quarry Site (Gambia)
Sukur Le paysage culturel de Diy Gid Biy des Monts Mandara (extension du Paysage culturel de Sukur) - Cameroon
Taxila Ranigat: In 2002, Pakistan received US$ 30,000 from the World Heritage Fund for the preparatory assistance for the nomination of the archaeological remains at Ranigat as an extension of Taxila World Heritage site.
Te Wahipounamu Waters and seabed of Fiordland (Te Moana O Atawhenua)
Thracian tomb of Kazanlak The royal necropolis of the Thracian city of Seuthopolis – a serial site, extension of the Kazanlak Thracian tomb (2016)
Tropical Rainforest Sumatra Tropical Rainforest Heritage of Sumatra – Significant Boundary Modification
Virgin Komi Forests
iSimangaliso Wetland Park Maputo National Park (Mozambique)
Úbeda and Baeza Jaén Cathedral


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  1. Not be "self evident"
  2. Link at least 3 different sites
  3. Not duplicate or merely subdivide the "Category" assignment already identified on this site.
  4. Add some knowledge or insight (whether significant or trivial!) about WHS for the users of this site
  5. Be explained, with reference to a source