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Description:
A collection of World Heritage sites as defined by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization
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Definition of a World Heritage site by UNESCO:
"Cultural heritage" is a monument, group of buildings or site of historical, aesthetic, archaeological, scientific, ethnological or anthropological value. "Natural heritage" designates outstanding physical, biological, and geological features; habitats of threatened plants or animal species and areas of value on scientific or aesthetic grounds or from the point of view of conservation.

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Sites on proposal or tentative lists are not accepted.
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Upload a photo showing you and the target you visited, don't forget to enter the WGS-coordinates of that particular place. Include your GPSr and/or a World Heritage sign or yourself in a photo if possible.
Also required the UNESCO WH Reference number found at the WH web page
(eg. Ref: 404 is for Acropolis, Athens).

In case of multiple locations please post the full serial ID number.
Example: Struve Geodetic Arc has a reference number 1187 but the different locations spread so far from each others that you may publish a new waymark on each location.
Fuglenes, Norway, ID=1187-001
Rudi, Moldova, ID=1187-030
etc.
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Image for Historic Site of Lyonsview gallery

NWNW34.9 km

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World Heritage SitesHistoric Site of Lyons

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Lyon was founded as a Roman colony in 43 BC by Munatius Plancus, a lieutenant of Caesar, on the site of a Gaulish hill-fort settlement called Lug[o]dunon. The Saint-Jean and the Croix-Rousse areas, were designated UNESCO World Heritage Sites in 1998.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: France

date approved: 10/7/2007

last visited: 3/4/2019

Image for World Heritage Sites Chemins de Saint-Jacques-de-Compostelle en France - Cathédrale Notre-Dame du Puyview gallery

SWSW123.3 km

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World Heritage SitesWorld Heritage Sites Chemins de Saint-Jacques-de-Compostelle en France - Cathédrale Notre-Dame du Puy

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Le Puy Cathedral (Cathédrale Notre-Dame du Puy) is the starting point for the Via Podiensis, the Le Puy Route to Santiago de Compestella. The cathedral is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, as part of the "Routes of Santiago de Compostela in France".

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member arby101ca

location: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France

date approved: 8/18/2015

last visited: 5/6/2018

Image for Le pont d'Asfeld - Briançon, Paca, Franceview gallery

SESE137.1 km

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World Heritage SitesLe pont d'Asfeld - Briançon, Paca, France

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Le pont d'Asfeld est un ouvrage de communication permettant de relier Briançon au fort des Têtes dans le département des Hautes-Alpes.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member YvesProvence

location: Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France

date approved: 3/12/2019

last visited: never

Image for Decorated Cave of Pont d’Arc, known as Grotte Chauvet-Pont d’Arc, Ardèche/Franceview gallery

SWSW149.2 km

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World Heritage SitesDecorated Cave of Pont d’Arc, known as Grotte Chauvet-Pont d’Arc, Ardèche/France

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The Chauvet Cave is located near the small town of Vallon-Pont-d'Arc in the valley of the river Ardèche.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member KaPsTeam

location: Occitanie, France

date approved: 8/9/2015

last visited: never

Image for 203/203bis Grande saline de Salins-les-Bains à Arc et Senans, Franche Comté, Franceview gallery

NN154.3 km

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World Heritage Sites203/203bis Grande saline de Salins-les-Bains à Arc et Senans, Franche Comté, France

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De la grande saline de Salins-les-Bains à la saline royale d’Arc-et-Senans, la production du sel ignigène / From the Great Saltworks of Salins-les-Bains to the Royal Saltworks of Arc-et-Senans, the Production of Open-pan Salt

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Gatinaise

location: Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, France

date approved: 5/13/2016

last visited: 5/3/2018

Image for Les climats du vignoble de Bourgogne - Beaune, France, ID=1425-001view gallery

NN158.5 km

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World Heritage SitesLes climats du vignoble de Bourgogne - Beaune, France, ID=1425-001

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[FR] Depuis le 4 juillet 2015, les Climats du vignoble de Bourgogne ont rejoint la Liste du Patrimoine mondial. [EN] Since 4th July 2015, The Climats, vineyards of Burgundy, are inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage List.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: Bourgogne-Franche-Comté, France

date approved: 8/20/2017

last visited: 8/25/2018

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