Russian Federation

Central region

Church of the Ascension, Kolomenskoye

Kremlin and Red Square, Moscow

White Monuments of Vladimir and Suzdal

Ensemble of the Novodevichy Convent

Architectural Ensemble of the Trinity Sergius Lavra in Sergiev Posad

Historical Centre of the City of Yaroslavl

Far Eastern region

Volcanoes of Kamchatka

Lena Pillars Nature Park

Central Sikhote-Alin

Natural System of Wrangel Island Reserve

North Caucasus

Citadel, Ancient City and Fortress Buildings of Derbent

Northwestern region

Historic Centre of Saint Petersburg and Related Groups of Monuments
Peter the Great’s planned city of stunning Baroque architecture.

Ensemble of the Ferapontov Monastery

Kizhi Pogost

Virgin Komi Forests

Historic Monuments of Novgorod and Surroundings

Petroglyphs of Lake Onega and the White Sea

Churches of the Pskov School of Architecture

Cultural and Historic Ensemble of the Solovetsky Islands

Southern region

Western Caucasus


Putorana Plateau

Lake Baikal

Golden Mountains of Altai


Assumption Cathedral and Monastery of the town-island of Sviyazhsk
A fortified monastery used by Ivan the Terrible in his efforts to defeat the Muslim Khanate of Kazan.

Bolgar Historical and Archaeological Complex
The first capital of the Golden Horde, a place of historical cultural exchange, and still a pilgrimage destination for Tatar Muslims.

Historic and Architectural Complex of the Kazan Kremlin
The only surviving Tatar fortress, with impressive architecture of two religions.

Astronomical Observatories of Kazan Federal University

Transnational sites

Curonian Spit

Struve Geodetic Arc

Uvs Nuur Basin

Landscapes of Dauria