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).

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
7Varanasi39ForumOn Tentative List
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 Chapel26ForumInscribed 2021
24Suez Canal26Forum
25Torres del Paine National Park26ForumOn Tentative List
26The Soviet Architecture of Moscow25Forum
27Svalbard24ForumOn Tentative List
28Jericho22ForumInscribed 2023
29Golden Gate Bridge22Forum
30Vers une architecture: Major Buildings of Le Corbusier22ForumInscribed 2016
31Sites Mégalithiques de Carnac21ForumOn Tentative List
32The Sacred Complex of Babylon21ForumInscribed 2019
33Cenotes of the Yucatan21ForumOn Tentative List
34Mount Rushmore20Forum
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
42Tana Toraja Cultural Landscape15ForumOn Tentative List
43Vatnajökull National Park15ForumInscribed 2019
44Mt Kailash15Forum
45The Grand Canal15ForumInscribed 2014
46Great Gobi Desert14ForumOn Tentative List
47Klondike and the Gold Rush Trails14ForumInscribed 2023
48City of Herat14ForumOn Tentative List
49Marine Reserves of Sinai13ForumOn Tentative List
50Westhoek: places of memory and monuments of the Great War13ForumInscribed 2023
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
75Jebel Shams, Wadi Nakhur, and Wadi Ghul7Forum
76Concordia7ForumOn Tentative List
77Communist heritage of Volgograd7ForumOn Tentative List
78Qutb Shahi Monuments of Hyderabad: Golconda Fort, Qutb Shahi Tombs6ForumOn Tentative List
79Triple arch Gate at Dan & Sources of the Jordan6ForumOn Tentative List
80Cape York and the islands of the Torres Strait6Forum
81Synagogue of Subotica6Forum
82Salisbury Plains, Grytviken6Forum
83Tashilunpo Monastery in Tibet6Forum
84Chhatris (cenotaphs) of Orchha6ForumOn Tentative List
85El Nido Taytay Managed Resource Protected Area6ForumOn Tentative List
86Devils Island (on French Guiana)6Forum
87Island of Inishmore6Forum
88Speicherstadt and Chilehaus with Kontorhaus District6ForumInscribed 2015
89Forests of Southern New Caledonia6Forum
92Mammoth Bone Burials5Forum
93Ensemble du site naturel de la région du Chouf avec les monuments et les sites5ForumOn Tentative List
94Taq-i-Kisra (Arch of Ctesiphon)4Forum
95Tanna Island4Forum
96Meenakshi Temple in Madurai4Forum
97Kangchendzonga National Park4ForumInscribed 2016
98Coron Island Natural Biotic Area4ForumOn Tentative List
99Infrastructure of the Industrial Revolution in Britain4Forum
100Lena Delta4Forum
101The Sublime Karsts of Papua New Guinea4ForumOn Tentative List
103La Brea Pitch Lake3ForumOn Tentative List
104Band E Amir2ForumOn Tentative List
105Benin Iya / Sungbo' s Eredo2ForumOn Tentative List
106Kolyma Highway (the Road of Bones)2Forum
107Sumbrungu Painted Houses2Forum
108Ebla (Tell Mardikh)2ForumOn Tentative List
109Panorama Mesdag2Forum
110Drift Passes of Rangiroa, French Polynesia2Forum
111Mount Gerizim: the holiest Samaritan site near Nablus2ForumOn Tentative List
112Taino Ceremonial site of Caguana2Forum
113Diolkos: Ancient Railways2Forum
114Ford River Rouge Complex & Highland Plant2Forum
115Monte Verde1ForumOn Tentative List
116Southwestern Coast Tidal Flats1ForumInscribed 2021
117Latte Stones of the Mariana Islands1Forum