Top Missing Sites

A list of sites that are not included in the WH List, but should be according to our WHS community. By popular vote and ranked (1-119).

#SiteVotesDiscussionsStatus
1Bagan54ForumInscribed 2019
2Historic University Towns of Oxford and Cambridge49ForumFormerly on Tentative List
3Ephesus45ForumInscribed 2015
4Okavango Delta43ForumInscribed 2014
5Minoan palaces of Crete41ForumOn Tentative List
6Neuschwanstein Castle40ForumOn Tentative List
7Varanasi39Forum
8Cultural Landscape of Santorini38ForumFormerly on Tentative List
9Mecca, Kaaba37Forum
10Silk Roads36ForumInscribed 2014
11Lake Titicaca35ForumOn Tentative List
12Dzongs of Bhutan34ForumOn Tentative List
13Shwedagon Pagoda33ForumOn Tentative List
14Amritsar32ForumOn Tentative List
15Panama Canal32Forum
16Ur31ForumInscribed 2016
17Transiberian Railway30Forum
18Plain of Jars / Sites Mégalithiques de la province de Xieng Khouang29ForumInscribed 2019
19Major Buildings of Frank Lloyd Wright29ForumInscribed 2019
20Alexandria, ancient remains and the new library29ForumOn Tentative List
21Pharaonic Temples of Kom Ombo and Edfu29ForumOn Tentative List
22Death Valley National Park27ForumFormerly on Tentative List
23Scrovegni's Chapel26ForumOn Tentative List
24Suez Canal26Forum
25Torres del Paine National Park26ForumOn Tentative List
26The Soviet Architecture of Moscow25Forum
27Svalbard24ForumOn Tentative List
28Jericho22ForumOn Tentative List
29Golden Gate Bridge22Forum
30Vers une architecture: Major Buildings of Le Corbusier22ForumInscribed 2016
31Cenotes of the Yucatan21ForumOn Tentative List
32Sites Mégalithiques de Carnac21ForumOn Tentative List
33The Sacred Complex of Babylon21ForumInscribed 2019
34Mount Rushmore20Forum
35Chernobyl20Forum
36Nan Madol18ForumInscribed 2016
37Petrified Forest National Park18ForumOn Tentative List
38Naica Cave: Cave of the Crystals18Forum
39Guggenheim Museum Bilbao, Frank Gehry17Forum
40Atacama Desert17Forum
41Baikonur Cosmodrome / Cape Canaveral16Forum
42Mt Kailash15Forum
43The Grand Canal15ForumInscribed 2014
44Tana Toraja Cultural Landscape15ForumOn Tentative List
45Vatnajökull National Park15ForumInscribed 2019
46Great Gobi Desert14ForumOn Tentative List
47Klondike and the Gold Rush Trails14ForumOn Tentative List
48City of Herat14ForumOn Tentative List
49Marine Reserves of Sinai13ForumOn Tentative List
50Westhoek: places of memory and monuments of the Great War13ForumOn Tentative List
51The Archaeological Site of Göbeklitepe13ForumInscribed 2018
52Sistema Vial Andino/Qhapaq Ñan13ForumInscribed 2014
53Huaca de la Luna and Huaca del Sol12Forum
54Fortified City of Famagusta12Forum
55Rainforests of Polynesia12ForumOn Tentative List
56Tempelhof Airport, Berlin12Forum
57Chicago School of Architecture12ForumOn Tentative List
58Middle and Upper Sepik11ForumOn Tentative List
59Railways of the Andes11ForumOn Tentative List
60Towers of Silence11Forum
61Ciudad Perdida, Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta11ForumOn Tentative List
62Wooden Monasteries of Konbaung Period: Ohn Don, Sala, Pakhangyi, Pakhannge, Legaing, Sagu, Shwe Kyau10ForumOn Tentative List
63Andaman Islands10Forum
64Ross Island9Forum
65Kaieteur National Park, Iwokrama Forest and the Kanuku Mountains9ForumFormerly on Tentative List
66La Grotte ornée Chauvet - Pont d'Arc9ForumInscribed 2014
67Divided Cities along the German Border8Forum
68Hollywood Studios & Movie Palaces8Forum
69Modern Legacy of Vienna8Forum
70Copper Canyon8Forum
71Dilwara Temples at Mt Abu8ForumOn Tentative List
72Palaces of Yalta8Forum
73Olympic Park in Munich8Forum
74Laas Gaal7Forum
75Concordia7ForumOn Tentative List
76Jebel Shams, Wadi Nakhur, and Wadi Ghul7Forum
77Communist heritage of Volgograd7ForumOn Tentative List
78Forests of Southern New Caledonia6Forum
79Speicherstadt and Chilehaus with Kontorhaus District6ForumInscribed 2015
80Qutb Shahi Monuments of Hyderabad: Golconda Fort, Qutb Shahi Tombs6ForumOn Tentative List
81Cape York and the islands of the Torres Strait6Forum
82Triple arch Gate at Dan & Sources of the Jordan6ForumOn Tentative List
83Synagogue of Subotica6Forum
84Salisbury Plains, Grytviken6Forum
85Tashilunpo Monastery in Tibet6Forum
86Chhatris (cenotaphs) of Orchha6ForumOn Tentative List
87El Nido Taytay Managed Resource Protected Area6ForumOn Tentative List
88Devils Island (on French Guiana)6Forum
89Island of Inishmore6Forum
90Kuhikugu5Forum
91Palitana5Forum
92Mammoth Bone Burials5Forum
93Ensemble du site naturel de la région du Chouf avec les monuments et les sites5ForumOn Tentative List
94The Sublime Karsts of Papua New Guinea4ForumOn Tentative List
95Taq-i-Kisra (Arch of Ctesiphon)4Forum
96Tanna Island4Forum
97Meenakshi Temple in Madurai4Forum
98Coron Island Natural Biotic Area4ForumOn Tentative List
99Kangchendzonga National Park4ForumInscribed 2016
100Infrastructure of the Industrial Revolution in Britain4Forum
101Lena Delta4Forum
102Tobolsk3Forum
103La Brea Pitch Lake3ForumOn Tentative List
104Ford River Rouge Complex & Highland Plant2Forum
105Band E Amir2ForumOn Tentative List
106Kolyma Highway (the Road of Bones)2Forum
107Benin Iya / Sungbo' s Eredo2ForumOn Tentative List
108Sumbrungu Painted Houses2Forum
109Ebla (Tell Mardikh)2ForumOn Tentative List
110Panorama Mesdag2Forum
111Drift Passes of Rangiroa, French Polynesia2Forum
112Mount Gerizim: the holiest Samaritan site near Nablus2ForumOn Tentative List
113Taino Ceremonial site of Caguana2Forum
114Diolkos: Ancient Railways2Forum
115Monte Verde1ForumOn Tentative List
116Southwestern Coast Tidal Flats1ForumOn Tentative List
117Latte Stones of the Mariana Islands1Forum