Italy UNESCO World Heritage Sites

In this article, we are going to cover Italy UNESCO World Heritage Sites; Italy is one of the most popular destinations for traveling and vacationing; The UN governing body UNESCO identified “Italy UNESCO World Heritage Sites” as places that belong to all the people in the world.

Italy, a nation of south-focal Europe, possessing a promontory that bulges profound into the Mediterranean Sea. Italy contains probably the most changed and picturesque scenes on Earth and is frequently portrayed as a nation formed like a boot.

Its capital, Rome, is home to the Vatican and additionally point of interest craftsmanship and antiquated vestiges. Other real urban areas incorporate Florence, with Renaissance artful culminations, for example, Michelangelo’s “David” and Brunelleschi’s Duomo; Venice, the city of trenches; and Milan, Italy’s design capital.

Let’s explore the Italy UNESCO World Heritage Sites list; If you don’t know here you can find the list of UNESCO Listed Nepali World Heritage Sites;

Italy UNESCO World Heritage Sites List

Italy UNESCO World Heritage Sites

  • 18th-Century Royal Palace at Caserta with the Park, the Aqueduct of Vanvitelli, and the San Leucio Complex (1997)
  • Sacri Monti of Piedmont and Lombardy (2003)
  • Arab-Norman Palermo and the Cathedral Churches of Cefalú and Monreale (2015)
  • Archaeological Area and the Patriarchal Basilica of Aquileia (1998)
  • Archaeological Area of Agrigento (1997)
  • Archaeological Areas of Pompei, Herculaneum and Torre Annunziata (1997)
  • Assisi, the Basilica of San Francesco and Other Franciscan Sites (2000)
  • Botanical Garden (Orto Botanico), Padua (1997)
  • Castel del Monte (1996)
  • Cathedral, Torre Civica and Piazza Grande, Modena (1997)
  • Church and Dominican Convent of Santa Maria delle Grazie with “The Last Supper” by
  • Leonardo da Vinci (1980)
  • Cilento and Vallo di Diano National Park with the Archeological Sites of Paestum and
  • Velia, and the Certosa di Padula (1998)
  • City of Verona (2000)
  • City of Vicenza and the Palladian Villas of the Veneto (1994,1996)
  • Costiera Amalfitana (1997)
  • Crespi d’Adda (1995)
  • Early Christian Monuments of Ravenna (1996)
  • Etruscan Necropolises of Cerveteri and Tarquinia (2004)
  • Ferrara, City of the Renaissance, and its Po Delta (1995,1999)
  • Genoa: Le Strade Nuove and the system of the Palazzi dei Rolli (2006)
  • Historic Centre of Florence (1982)
  • Historic Centre of Naples (1995)
  • Historic Centre of Rome, the Properties of the Holy See in that City Enjoying
  • Extraterritorial Rights and San Paolo Fuori le Mura (1980,1990)
  • Historic Centre of San Gimignano (1990)
  • Historic Centre of Siena (1995)
  • Historic Centre of the City of Pienza (1996)
  • Historic Centre of Urbino (1998)
  • Late Baroque Towns of the Val di Noto (South-Eastern Sicily) (2002)
  • Longobards in Italy. Places of the Power (568-774 A.D.) (2011)
  • Mantua and Sabbioneta (2008)
  • Medici Villas and Gardens in Tuscany (2013)
  • Piazza del Duomo, Pisa (1987)
  • Portovenere, Cinque Terre, and the Islands (Palmaria, Tino and Tinetto) (1997)
  • Prehistoric Pile Dwellings around the Alps (2011)
  • Residences of the Royal House of Savoy (1997)
  • Rhaetian Railway in the Albula / Bernina Landscapes (2008)
  • Rock Drawings in Valcamonica (1979)
  • Su Nuraxi di Barumini (1997)
  • Syracuse and the Rocky Necropolis of Pantalica (2005)
  • The Trulli of Alberobello (1996)
  • The Sassi and the Park of the Rupestrian Churches of Matera (1993)
  • Val d’Orcia (2004)
  • Venetian Works of Defence between the 16th and 17th Centuries: Stato da Terra –
  • Western Stato da Mar (2017)
  • Venice and its Lagoon (1987)
  • Villa Adriana (Tivoli) (1999)
  • Villa d’Este, Tivoli (2001)
  • Villa Romana del Casale (1997)
  • Vineyard Landscape of Piedmont: Langhe-Roero and Monferrato (2014)
  • Ancient and Primeval Beech Forests of the Carpathians and Other Regions of Europe (2007,2011,2017)
  • Isole Eolie (Aeolian Islands) (2000)
  • Monte San Giorgio (2003,2010)
  • Mount Etna (2013)
  • The Dolomites (2009)

Italy UNESCO World Heritage Sites Tentative List (41)

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A Tentative List is an inventory of those properties which each State Party intends to consider for nomination. More about the Tentative List Process…

  • Lake Maggiore and Lake D’Orta lakelands (2006)
  • Historic centre of Pavia and Chartreuse (2006)
  • The city of Bergamo (2006)
  • Hanbury botanical gardens (2006)
  • Historic Centre of Lucca (2006)
  • Orvieto (2006)
  • Via Appia “Regina Viarum” (2006)
  • Villas of the Papal Nobility (2006)
  • Historic Centre of Parma (2006)
  • Salento and the “Barocco Leccese” (2006)
  • Cattolica Monastery in Stilo and Basilian-Byzantine complexes (2006)
  • Ponds in the Bay of Oristano and the Sinis Peninsula island of Mal di Ventre (2006)
  • Fortress Town of Palmanova (2006)
  • Romanesque Cathedrals in Puglia (2006)
  • Taormina and Isola Bella (2006)
  • Archipelago of La Maddalena and Islands of Bocche di Bonifacio (2006)
  • Mothia Island and Lilibeo: The Phoenician-Punic Civilization in Italy (2006)
  • Bradyseism in the Flegrea Area (2006)
  • Cascata delle Marmore and Valnerina: Monastic sites and ancient hydrogeological reclamation works (2006)
  • Pelagos: The Cetacean Sanctuary (2006)
  • Island of Asinara (2006)
  • Sulcis Iglesiente (2006)
  • The Marble Basin of Carrara (2006)
  • The Transhumance: The Royal Shepherd’s Track (2006)
  • Volterra: Historical City and Cultural Landscape (2006)
  • The Aniene valley and Villa Gregoriana in Tivoli (2006)
  • The Murge of Altamura (2006)
  • The Porticoes of Bologna (2006)
  • Karstic caves in prehistoric Apulia (2006)
  • Citadel of Alessandria (2006)
  • The Lower Palaeolithic Palaeosurfaces at Isernia-La Pineta and Notarchirico (2006)
  • Massif du Mont-Blanc (inscription comme patrimoine naturel transfrontalier, avec France et Suisse) (2008)
  • The Prosecco Hills of Conegliano and Valdobbiadene. (Le Colline del Prosecco di
  • Conegliano e Valdobbiadene (2010)
  • Parco Nazionale della Sila – Sila, gran bosco d’Italia (2012)
  • Ivrea, industrial city of the 20th century (2012)
  • Great Spas of Europe (2014)
  • Padova Urbs Picta. Giotto, the Scrovegni Chapel and the 14th century painting cycles (2016)
  • The cultural landscape of the Benedictine settlements in medieval Italy (2016)
  • Les Alpes de la Méditerranée (2017)
  • The Cultural Landscape of Civita di Bagnoregio (2017)
  • Evaporite karst and caves of Emilia Romagna Region (2018)

Wrapping it Up;

So that’s all for this article “Italy UNESCO World Heritage Sites”; In next article, we will research more about the individual places and will update you more about facts and why they are listed on World Heritage Sites;

And what is the worth of all those sites; Till then you can stay tuned to with our website for more updates; Try our previous article to know about the Top 10 Unknown Facts About Pakistan

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