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