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
18Major Buildings of Frank Lloyd Wright29ForumInscribed 2019
19Alexandria, ancient remains and the new library29ForumOn Tentative List
20Pharaonic Temples of Kom Ombo and Edfu29ForumOn Tentative List
21Plain of Jars / Sites Mégalithiques de la province de Xieng Khouang29ForumInscribed 2019
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
28Golden Gate Bridge22Forum
29Vers une architecture: Major Buildings of Le Corbusier22ForumInscribed 2016
30Jericho22ForumOn Tentative List
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
39Atacama Desert17Forum
40Guggenheim Museum Bilbao, Frank Gehry17Forum
41Baikonur Cosmodrome / Cape Canaveral16Forum
42Tana Toraja Cultural Landscape15ForumOn Tentative List
43Vatnajökull National Park15ForumInscribed 2019
44Mt Kailash15Forum
45The Grand Canal15ForumInscribed 2014
46City of Herat14ForumOn Tentative List
47Great Gobi Desert14ForumOn Tentative List
48Klondike and the Gold Rush Trails14ForumOn Tentative List
49Westhoek: places of memory and monuments of the Great War13ForumOn Tentative List
50The Archaeological Site of Göbeklitepe13ForumInscribed 2018
51Sistema Vial Andino/Qhapaq Ñan13ForumInscribed 2014
52Marine Reserves of Sinai13ForumOn Tentative List
53Rainforests of Polynesia12ForumOn Tentative List
54Tempelhof Airport, Berlin12Forum
55Chicago School of Architecture12ForumOn Tentative List
56Huaca de la Luna and Huaca del Sol12Forum
57Fortified City of Famagusta12Forum
58Railways of the Andes11ForumOn Tentative List
59Towers of Silence11Forum
60Ciudad Perdida, Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta11ForumOn Tentative List
61Middle and Upper Sepik11ForumOn Tentative List
62Andaman Islands10Forum
63Wooden Monasteries of Konbaung Period: Ohn Don, Sala, Pakhangyi, Pakhannge, Legaing, Sagu, Shwe Kyau10ForumOn Tentative List
64Ross Island9Forum
65Kaieteur National Park, Iwokrama Forest and the Kanuku Mountains9ForumFormerly on Tentative List
66La Grotte ornée Chauvet - Pont d'Arc9ForumInscribed 2014
67Modern Legacy of Vienna8Forum
68Copper Canyon8Forum
69Dilwara Temples at Mt Abu8ForumOn Tentative List
70Palaces of Yalta8Forum
71Olympic Park in Munich8Forum
72Divided Cities along the German Border8Forum
73Hollywood Studios & Movie Palaces8Forum
74Laas Gaal7Forum
75Concordia7ForumOn Tentative List
76Jebel Shams, Wadi Nakhur, and Wadi Ghul7Forum
77Communist heritage of Volgograd7ForumOn Tentative List
78Cape York and the islands of the Torres Strait6Forum
79Triple arch Gate at Dan & Sources of the Jordan6ForumOn Tentative List
80Synagogue of Subotica6Forum
81Salisbury Plains, Grytviken6Forum
82Tashilunpo Monastery in Tibet6Forum
83Chhatris (cenotaphs) of Orchha6ForumOn Tentative List
84El Nido Taytay Managed Resource Protected Area6ForumOn Tentative List
85Devils Island (on French Guiana)6Forum
86Island of Inishmore6Forum
87Forests of Southern New Caledonia6Forum
88Speicherstadt and Chilehaus with Kontorhaus District6ForumInscribed 2015
89Qutb Shahi Monuments of Hyderabad: Golconda Fort, Qutb Shahi Tombs6ForumOn Tentative List
92Mammoth Bone Burials5Forum
93Ensemble du site naturel de la région du Chouf avec les monuments et les sites5ForumOn Tentative List
94Tanna Island4Forum
95Meenakshi Temple in Madurai4Forum
96Coron Island Natural Biotic Area4ForumOn Tentative List
97Kangchendzonga National Park4ForumInscribed 2016
98Infrastructure of the Industrial Revolution in Britain4Forum
99Lena Delta4Forum
100The Sublime Karsts of Papua New Guinea4ForumOn Tentative List
101Taq-i-Kisra (Arch of Ctesiphon)4Forum
103La Brea Pitch Lake3ForumOn Tentative List
104Sumbrungu Painted Houses2Forum
105Ebla (Tell Mardikh)2ForumOn Tentative List
106Panorama Mesdag2Forum
107Drift Passes of Rangiroa, French Polynesia2Forum
108Mount Gerizim: the holiest Samaritan site near Nablus2ForumOn Tentative List
109Taino Ceremonial site of Caguana2Forum
110Diolkos: Ancient Railways2Forum
111Ford River Rouge Complex & Highland Plant2Forum
112Band E Amir2ForumOn Tentative List
113Kolyma Highway (the Road of Bones)2Forum
114Benin Iya / Sungbo' s Eredo2ForumOn Tentative List
115Southwestern Coast Tidal Flats1ForumInscribed 2021
116Latte Stones of the Mariana Islands1Forum
117Monte Verde1ForumOn Tentative List