UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Algeria

M'Zab Valley, Algeria

Algeria is home to 7 UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Of those, there are 6 cultural sites, 0 natural sites and 1 mixed sites. Algeria shares 0 of those sites with other countries.


The World Heritage Sites in Algeria are:

  • Al Qal’a of Beni Hammad

  • Djémila

    Djémila, Algeria
    Djémila with its forum, temples, basilicas, triumphal arches and houses, is an interesting example of Roman town planning adapted to a mountain location.
  • M’Zab Valley

    M'Zab Valley, Algeria
    Simple, functional and perfectly adapted to the environment, the architecture of M’Zab was designed for community living.
  • Tassili n’Ajjer

    Tassili n'Ajjer
    Located in a strange lunar landscape of great geological interest, this site has one of the most important groupings of prehistoric cave art in the world.
  • Timgad

    Timgad, Algeria
    Timgad lies on the northern slopes of the Aurès mountains and was created ex nihilo as a military colony by the Emperor Trajan in AD 100
  • Tipasa

    Tipasa, Algeria
    On the shores of the Mediterranean, Tipasa was an ancient Punic trading-post conquered by Rome and turned into a strategic base for the conquest of the kingdoms of Mauritania.
  • Kasbah of Algiers

    Kasbah of Algiers
    Kasbah of Algiers is in one of the finest coastal sites on the Mediterranean, overlooking the islands where a Carthaginian trading-post was established in the 4th century BC.

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