Transnational Sites

The following UNESCO World Heritage sites are special in that they transcend national borders. Some of them are built around a particular theme, while some of them are bordering countries with UNESCO sites that extend across borders.

Mosi-oa-Tunya / Victoria Falls (Zimbabwe, Zambia)
A huge and exceedingly beautiful waterfall on the Zambezi River, on the border between the two countries.
Western Tien-Shan (Uzbekistan, Kyrgystan, Kazakhstan)
Waterton Glacier International Peace Park (US and Canada)
Spectacular scenery and a showcase for the importance of international cooperation in protecting our planet’s wilderness.
Kluane / Wrangell-St. Elias / Glacier Bay / Tatshenshini-Alsek (US and Canada)
A huge trans-national site over four national parks, significant in terms of geological processes, ecological zones, biodiversity and beauty.
The Great Spa Towns of Europe (UK, Italy, Germany, France, Czechia, Belgium, Austria)
Frontiers of the Roman Empire (UK, Germany)
Frontiers of the Roman Empire – The Lower German Limes (Netherlands, Germany)
Frontiers of the Roman Empire – The Danube Limes (Western Segment) (Slovakia, Germany, Austria)
Wooden Tserkvas of the Carpathian Region in Poland and Ukraine
Struve Geodetic Arc (Ukraine, Sweden, Russia, Moldova, Norway, Lithuania, Latvia, Finland, Estonia, Belarus)
Ancient and Primeval Beech Forests of the Carpathians and Other Regions of Europe (Ukraine, Switzerland, Spain, Slovenia, Slovakia, Russia, Romania, Poland, North Macedonia, Italy, Germany, France, Czechia, Croatia, Bulgaria, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Belgium, Austria, Albania)
The Architectural Work of Le Corbusier, an Outstanding Contribution to the Modern Movement (Switzerland, Japan, India, Germany, France, Belgium, Argentina)
Prehistoric Pile Dwellings around the Alps (Switzerland, Slovenia, Italy, Germany, France, Austria)
Rhaetian Railway in the Albula / Bernina Landscapes (Switzerland, Italy)
Monte San Giorgio (Switzerland, Italy)
High Coast / Kvarken Archipelago (Sweden, Finland)
Heritage of Mercury. Almadén and Idrija (Spain, Slovenia)
Prehistoric Rock Art Sites in the Côa Valley and Siega Verde (Spain and Portugal)
Pyrénées – Mont Perdu (Spain and France)
Maloti-Drakensberg Park (South Africa, Lesotho)
Caves of Aggtelek Karst and Slovak Karst (Slovakia, Hungary)
Stećci Medieval Tombstone Graveyards (Croatia, Serbia, Montenegro and Bosnia-Herzegovina)
Stone Circles of Senegambia (Senegal, Gambia)
Landscapes of Dauria (Russia, Mongolia)
Curonian Spit (Russia, Lithuania)
Muskauer Park / Park Mużakowski (Poland, Germany)
Białowieża Forest (Poland, Belarus)
Qhapaq Ñan, Andean Road System (Peru, Ecuador, Colombia, Chile, Bolivia and Argentina)
Talamanca Range-La Amistad Reserves / La Amistad National Park (Panama, Costa Rica)
Natural and Cultural Heritage of the Ohrid region (North Macedonia, Albania)
W-Arly-Pendjari Complex (Niger, Burkina Faso and Benin)
Colonies of Benevolence (Netherlands and Belgium)
A utopian experiment in reducing urban poverty by building planned agrarian communities.
Wadden Sea (Netherlands, Germany and Denmark)
Venetian Works of Defence between the 16th and 17th Centuries: Stato da Terra – Western Stato da Mar (Montenegro, Italy, Croatia)
Silk Roads: the Routes Network of Chang’an-Tianshan Corridor (Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan, China)
Historic Centre of Rome, the Properties of the Holy See in that City Enjoying Extraterritorial Rights and San Paolo Fuori le Mura (Italy and Holy See)
Fertö / Neusiedlersee Cultural Landscape (Hungary, Austria)
Mount Nimba Strict Nature Reserve (Guinea, Cote d’Ivoire)
Erzgebirge/Krušnohoří Mining Region (Germany and Czechia)
Belfries of Belgium and France
Sangha Trinational (Congo, Central African Republic and Cameroon)
Jesuit Missions of the Guaranis: San Ignacio Mini, Santa Ana, Nuestra Señora de Loreto and Santa Maria Mayor (Argentina), Ruins of Sao Miguel das Missoes (Brazil)
Hyrcanian Forests (Iran and Azerbaijan)
Funerary and memory sites of the First World War (Western Front) (Belgium and France)