The UNESCO World Heritage sites in India are grouped below by state.
Kaziranga National Park
A riverine wildlife refuge that is home to many rare and threatened species, including the one-horned rhinoceros.
Manas Wildlife Sanctuary
Mahabodhi Temple Complex at Bodh Gaya
Archaeological Site of Nalanda Mahavihara at Nalanda
A 16th-century tomb within a complex of tombs, the first garden tomb and the inspiration for the Taj Mahal.
Qutb Minar and its Monuments
Red Fort Complex
Churches and Convents of Goa
Historic City of Ahmedabad
A medieval walled city of unique gated communities and many architectural monuments in a mix of styles.
Champaner-Pavagadh Archaeological Park
Dholavira: a Harappan City
Rani-ki-Vav (the Queen’s Stepwell) at Patan, Gujarat
Great Himalayan National Park Conservation Area
Group of Monuments at Hampi
Hundreds of ruins of temples and other structures of the vanished Vijayanagara kingdom.
Group of Monuments at Pattadakal
Sacred Ensembles of the Hoysalas
Rock Shelters of Bhimbetka
Khajuraho Group of Monuments
Buddhist Monuments at Sanchi
Thirty ancient caves carved into a cliff wall, many of them filled with Buddhist paintings and sculpture.
Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus (formerly Victoria Terminus), Mumbai
A busy 19th-century Gothic Revival train station in Mumbai that blends Victorian and Indian influences.
Caves devoted to the Hindu deity Shiva, containing art dating to the 5th and 6th centuries.
34 stunning stone-cut caves with carved and painted images from three different religions.
Victorian Gothic and Art Deco Ensembles of Mumbai
Sun Temple, Konârak
Hill Forts of Rajasthan
Six ornate and unique forts, legacies of the Princely Rajput states.
A planned 18th-century walled city, famous for its pink architecture.
The Jantar Mantar, Jaipur
Keoladeo National Park
Khangchendzonga National Park
Great Living Chola Temples
Three outstanding 11th-12th-century temples covered with carvings depicting elements of Hindu mythology.
Group of Monuments at Mahabalipuram
Mountain Railways of India
Kakatiya Rudreshwara (Ramappa) Temple
Nanda Devi and Valley of Flowers National Parks
A vast nature reserve with breathtaking scenery, perfect for intrepid nature lovers.
A stunning example of Mughal architecture in the form of a fortress containing palaces, audience halls and mosques.
An ancient city that is a masterpiece of Mughal architecture.
The most famous monument in India, a landmark of Mughal-era architecture and a symbol of eternal love.
Sundarbans National Park
- Western Ghats
- The Architectural Work of Le Corbusier, an Outstanding Contribution to the Modern Movement