UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Ecuador

Galapagos sea lion pup breastfeeding closeup of female sea lion

Ecuador is home to 5 UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Of those, there are 3 cultural sites, 2 natural sites and 0 mixed sites. Ecuador shares 1 of those sites with other countries.


The World Heritage Sites in Ecuador are:

  • City of Quito

    Ecuador, city view of Quito from gothic Basilica del Voto Nacional clock tower
    Ecuador, city view of Quito from gothic Basilica del Voto Nacional clock tower. Photo credit: Photosimo/Bigstock
  • Galápagos Islands

    Galapagos sea lion pup breastfeeding closeup of female sea lion
    Galapagos sea lion pup and female sea lion on Galapagos Islands. Photo credit: Maridav/Bigstock
  • Sangay National Park#

    El Altar volcano Sangay National Park, Ecuadorian Andes.
    El Altar volcano Sangay National Park, Ecuadorian Andes. Photo credit: ecuadorpostales/Bigstock
  • Historic Centre of Santa Ana de los Ríos de Cuenca

    Aerial View Of New Cathedral In Center Of Cuenca, Ecuador
    New Cathedral in center of Cuenca Ecuador. It was large enough to house 90% of the population of Cuenca when it was designed. The church took 90 years to complete construction finally opening in 1975. Photo credit: MindStormPhoto/Bigstock
  • Qhapaq Ñan, Andean Road System*

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