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New World Heritage Sites Named

UNESCO

Archaeological site of Aphrodisias with the temple of Aphrodite (Turkey). Photo: Aphrodisias Museum.


The World Heritage Committee has added 21 new sites to UNESCO’s World Heritage list. Among them are ancient cities, sacred islands and historic cave art.

For a full list of the newly inscribed properties, visit whc.unesco.org/en/newproperties/.

 


 

Qinghai Hoh Xil (China). Photo: Peking University.

 


 

Landscapes of Dauria (Mongolia/Russian Federation). Photo: Evgeniy Kokukhin.

 


 

Los Alerces National Park (Argentina). Photo: Ricardo Villalba.

 


 

 

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