Largest cultural WHS

Top 20 cultural WHS based on area size of the core zone. Mixed WHS are excluded.

Connected Sites

Site Rationale Link
Aasivissuit - Nipisat 417,800 ha (#4)
Bikini Atoll 73,500 ha
Causses and Cévennes 302,319 ha (#5)
Coffee Cultural Landscape 141,120 ha
First Coffee Plantations 81,475 ha
Great Burkhan Khaldun Mountain 443,739 ha (#3)
Hawraman/Uramanat 106,307 ha
Hortobágy 74,820 ha
Kondoa 233,600 ha
Lake District 229,205 ha
Loire Valley 86,021 ha
Matobo Hills 205,000 ha
Orkhon Valley 121,967 ha
Quebrada de Humahuaca 172,116 ha
Richtersveld 160,000 ha
Rock Paintings of the Sierra de San Francisco 182,600 ha
Saloum Delta 145,811 ha
Serra da Capivara 130,600 ha
Tadrart Acacus 3,923,961 ha (#1)
ǂKhomani Cultural Landscape 959,100 ha (#2)


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