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
1Bagan54ForumOn Tentative List
2Historic University Towns of Oxford and Cambridge49Forum
3Ephesus45ForumInscribed 2015
4Okavango Delta43ForumInscribed 2014
5Minoan palaces of Crete41ForumOn Tentative List
6Neuschwanstein Castle40ForumOn Tentative List
7Varanasi39Forum
8Cultural Landscape of Santorini38Forum
9Mecca, Kaaba37Forum
10Silk Roads36ForumInscribed 2014
11Lake Titicaca35ForumOn Tentative List
12Dzongs of Bhutan34ForumOn Tentative List
13Shwedagon Pagoda33Forum
14Panama Canal32Forum
15Amritsar32ForumOn Tentative List
16Ur31ForumInscribed 2016
17Transiberian Railway30Forum
18Pharaonic Temples of Kom Ombo and Edfu29ForumOn Tentative List
19Plain of Jars / Sites Mégalithiques de la province de Xieng Khouang29ForumOn Tentative List
20Major Buildings of Frank Lloyd Wright29ForumOn Tentative List
21Alexandria, ancient remains and the new library29ForumOn Tentative List
22Death Valley National Park27Forum
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 Babylon21ForumOn Tentative List
32Cenotes of the Yucatan21ForumOn Tentative List
33Sites Mégalithiques de Carnac21ForumOn Tentative List
34Mount Rushmore20Forum
35Chernobyl20Forum
36Petrified Forest National Park18ForumOn Tentative List
37Nan Madol18ForumInscribed 2016
38Naica Cave: Cave of the Crystals18Forum
39Guggenheim Museum Bilbao, Frank Gehry17Forum
40Atacama Desert17Forum
41Baikonur Cosmodrome / Cape Canaveral16Forum
42Vatnajökull National Park15ForumOn Tentative List
43The Grand Canal15ForumInscribed 2014
44Mt Kailash15Forum
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
53Chicago School of Architecture12ForumOn Tentative List
54Huaca de la Luna and Huaca del Sol12Forum
55Fortified City of Famagusta12Forum
56Rainforests of Polynesia12ForumOn Tentative List
57Tempelhof Airport, Berlin12Forum
58Ciudad Perdida, Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta11ForumOn Tentative List
59Middle and Upper Sepik11ForumOn Tentative List
60Railways of the Andes11Forum
61Towers of Silence11Forum
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 Mountains9Forum
66La Grotte ornée Chauvet - Pont d'Arc9ForumInscribed 2014
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
78Island of Inishmore6Forum
79Speicherstadt and Chilehaus with Kontorhaus District6ForumInscribed 2015
80Forests of Southern New Caledonia6Forum
81Qutb Shahi Monuments of Hyderabad: Golconda Fort, Qutb Shahi Tombs6ForumOn Tentative List
82Cape York and the islands of the Torres Strait6Forum
83Triple arch Gate at Dan & Sources of the Jordan6ForumOn Tentative List
84Synagogue of Subotica6Forum
85Salisbury Plains, Grytviken6Forum
86Tashilunpo Monastery in Tibet6Forum
87Chhatris (cenotaphs) of Orchha6Forum
88El Nido Taytay Managed Resource Protected Area6ForumOn Tentative List
89Devils Island (on French Guiana)6Forum
90Mammoth Bone Burials5Forum
91Ensemble du site naturel de la région du Chouf avec les monuments et les sites5ForumOn Tentative List
92Kuhikugu5Forum
93Palitana5Forum
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
102La Brea Pitch Lake3ForumOn Tentative List
103Tobolsk3Forum
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