UNESCO World Heritage Sites In India

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A World Heritage site is listed by the United Nations Educational,Scentific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) Which based in Paris France.The International World Heritage Programe Administrated by the UNESCO world Heritage Committee Established the sites to be listed as UNESCO World Heritage sites.

36 UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE SITES ARE IN INDIA (Cultural :28 Natural :7  Mixed :1)

NO

NAME OF THE SITE

LOCATION

YEAR OF INSCRIPTION

TYPE

1

Agra Fort

Uttar Pradesh

1983

Cultural Site

2

Ajanta Caves

Maharashtra

1983

Cultural Site

3

Ellora Caves

Maharashtra

1983

Cultural Site

4

Taj Mahal

Uttar Pradesh

1983

Cultural Site

5

Group Of Manuments at Mahabalipuram

Tamil Nadu

1984

Cultural Site

6

Sun Temple,Konarak

Odisha

1984

Cultural Site

7

Kaziranga National Park

Assam

1985

Natural Site

8

Keoladeo National Park

Rajasthan

1985

Natural Site

9

Manas Wildlife Sanctuary

Assam

1985

Natural Site

10

Churches and Convents

Goa

1986

Cultural Site

11

Fatehpur Sikri

Uttar Pradesh

1986

Cultural Site

12

Group Of Manuments at Hampi

Karnataka

1986

Cultural Site

13

Khajuraho Group Of Manuments

Madhya Pradesh

1986

Cultural Site

14

Elephanta Caves

Maharastra

1987

Cultural Site

15

Great Living Chola Temples

Tamil Nadu

1987

Cultural Site

16

Group Of Manuments Of Pattadakal

Karnataka

1987

Cultural Site

17

Sundarbans National Park

West Bengal

1987

Natural Site

18

Nanda Devi And valley of Flowers National park

Uttarakhand

1988

Natural Site

19

Buddhist Manuments at Sanchi

Madhya Pradesh

1989

Cultural Site

20

Humayun’s Tomb delhi

Delhi

1993

Cultural Site

21

Qutab Minar And its Manuments

Delhi

1993

Cultural Site

22

Mountains Raiway Of India (Three)

Darjeeling Himalayan Railway (1999) –West Bengal

Nilgiri Mountain Railway –Tamil Nadu(2005)

Kalka – Shimla Railway,Himachal Pradesh(2008)

1999,2005,2008

Cultural Site

23

Mahabodhi Temple Complex

Bihar

2002

Cultural Site

24

Rock Shelters Of Bhimbetka

Madhya Pradesh

2003

Cultural Site

25

Champaner-Pavagadh Archaeological Park

Gujarat

2004

Cultural Site

26

Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus (Formerly Victoria Terminus)

Maharashtra

2004

Cultural Site

27

Red Fort Complex

Delhi

2007

Cultural Site

28

The Jantar Mantar

Rajasthan

2010

Cultural Site

29

Western Ghats

20 in the State of Kerala

10 in Karnataka

5 in Tamil Nadu

4 in Maharastra

2012

Natural Site

30

Hill Forts Of Rajasthan (six)

Chittorgarh Fort

Kumbhalgarh Fort

Ranthambore Fort

Gagron Fort

Amber Fort

Jaisalmer Fort

2013

Cultural Site

31

Rani- Ki –Vav (the queen’s stepwell)

Gujarat

2014

Cultural Site

32

Great Himalayan National Park Conservation Area

Himachal Pradesh

2014

Natural Site

33

Nalanda Mahavihara(Nalanda University)

Bihar

2016

Cultural Site

34

Capitol Complex( The Architectural Work Of Le Corbusier)

Chandigarh

2016

Cultural Site

35

Khangchendzonga National Park

Sikkim

2016

Mixed Site

36

Historic City Of Ahmadabad

Gujarat

2017

Cultural Site

 

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