UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Switzerland

Switzerland is known for its majestic mountainous landscapes, but the country’s natural assets are not the only attractions worth checking out. Switzerland is home to 12 UNESCO World Heritage Sites that are as magnificent as they are diverse. Nine of the sites are areas of cultural significance and three are natural.

Switzerland has 12 World Heritage Sites, including 4 transboundary sites.

NameDate InscribedCategoryCountryVisited
Old City of Berne1983CulturalSwitzerland
Abbey of St Gall1983CulturalSwitzerland
Benedictine Convent of St John at Müstair1983CulturalSwitzerland
Three Castles, Defensive Wall and Ramparts of the Market-Town of Bellinzona2000CulturalSwitzerland
Swiss Alps Jungfrau-Aletsch2001NaturalSwitzerland
Swiss Tectonic Arena Sardona2008NaturalSwitzerland
Lavaux, Vineyard Terraces2007CulturalSwitzerlandDomaine du Daley (2018)
La Chaux-de-Fonds / Le Locle, Watchmaking Town Planning2009CulturalSwitzerland
The Architectural Work of Le Corbusier, an Outstanding Contribution to the Modern Movement2016CulturalArgentina, Belgium, France, Germany, India, Japan, Switzerland
Prehistoric Pile Dwellings around the Alps2011CulturalAustria, France, Germany, Italy, Slovenia, Switzerland
Monte San Giorgio2003NaturalItaly, Switzerland
Rhaetian Railway in the Albula / Bernina Landscapes2008CulturalItaly, Switzerland
The table UNESCO - Switzerland was last modified at 2022-05-13 17:45:44 by Wayne.

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