Highest cultural WHS

Cultural WHS (or the cultural parts of mixed WHS) that are located over 2,500 meter above sea level

Connected Sites

Site Rationale Link
Bamiyan Valley 2,800 m
Chavin 3,180 m
Cuzco 3,399 m
Fujisan 3,776.24 m (wiki)
Khangchendzonga National Park 8586m
Machu Picchu Huayna Picchu : 2,720 m
Madriu-Perafita-Claror Valley 2,500 m
Mesa Verde Up to 2600m
Mount Emei, including Leshan Giant Buddha 3,100 m
Mount Wutai 3,060 m
Potala Palace 3,490 m
Potosi 4,090 metres
Pyrénées - Mont Perdu 3,355 m
Qhapaq Ñan Complejo Ceremonial Volcán Llullaillaco (ARLLU-07/CS-2011) at 6739 MASL
Quebrada de Humahuaca Humahuaca 2,946 m
Quito 2,850 m
Rio Abiseo National Park Gran Pajaten 2900 m
Santa Ana de los Rios de Cuenca 2,550 m
Sucre 2,750 m
Tiwanaku 3,900 m


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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.
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  5. Be explained, with reference to a source