Bregenzerwald (Bregenz Forest)
Bregenzerwald (Bregenz Forest) is part of the Tentative list of Austria in order to qualify for inclusion in the World Heritage List.
The Bregenzerwald is a cultural landscape north of the Alps. The region is best known for its vernacular architecture and traditional three-step alpine transhumance. The characteristic wooden farmsteads covered with shingle roofs have been preserved in a number of villages.
Map of Bregenzerwald (Bregenz Forest)Load map
The coordinates shown for all tentative sites were produced as a community effort. They are not official and may change on inscription.
To consider its significance in a wider Alpine region and its farming traditions.
1994 Added to Tentative List
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