UNESCO World Heritage Sites in India

Taj Mahal

India is home to 40 UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Of those, there are 32 cultural sites, 7 natural sites and 1 mixed sites. India shares 1 of those sites with other countries.

The World Heritage Sites in India are:

  • Agra Fort

    Agra Fort, India
    Photo credit: Paras gaur/ Pixabay
  • Ajanta Caves

  • Ellora Caves

  • Taj Mahal

    Taj Mahal at sunrise
    Taj Mahal at sunrise. Photo credit: Simon Steinberger/Pixabay
  • Group of Monuments at Mahabalipuram

  • Sun Temple, Konârak

  • Kaziranga National Park

  • Keoladeo National Park

  • Manas Wildlife Sanctuary

  • Churches and Convents of Goa

  • Fatehpur Sikri

  • Group of Monuments at Hampi

  • Khajuraho Group of Monuments

  • Elephanta Caves

  • Great Living Chola Temples

  • Group of Monuments at Pattadakal

  • Sundarbans National Park

  • Nanda Devi and Valley of Flowers National Parks

  • Buddhist Monuments at Sanchi

  • Humayun’s Tomb, Delhi

  • Qutb Minar and its Monuments, Delhi

  • Mountain Railways of India

  • Mahabodhi Temple Complex at Bodh Gaya

  • Rock Shelters of Bhimbetka

  • Champaner-Pavagadh Archaeological Park

  • Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus (formerly Victoria Terminus)

  • Red Fort Complex

    UNESCO World Heritage Site in India.
    Lahori Gate of Red Fort Lal Qila was constructed in 17th century by Mughal King Shah Jahan in Old Delhi, India. Photo credit: f9photos/Bigstock
  • The Jantar Mantar, Jaipur

  • Western Ghats

  • Hill Forts of Rajasthan

    Amber Fort and Maota Lake at sunset. Jaipur, Rajasthan, India
    Amber Fort and Maota Lake at sunset. Jaipur, Rajasthan, India. Photo credit: photoff/Bigstock
  • Great Himalayan National Park Conservation Area

  • Rani-ki-Vav (the Queen’s Stepwell) at Patan, Gujarat

  • Archaeological Site of Nalanda Mahavihara at Nalanda, Bihar

  • Khangchendzonga National Park

  • The Architectural Work of Le Corbusier, an Outstanding Contribution to the Modern Movement

  • Historic City of Ahmadabad

  • Victorian Gothic and Art Deco Ensembles of Mumbai

  • Jaipur City, Rajasthan

    Jaipur is a UNESO World Heritage Site in India
    Jaipur, India was added to the UNESCO World Heritage Site list in 2019.
  • Dholavira: a Harappan City

  • Kakatiya Rudreshwara (Ramappa) Temple, Telangana

  • Santiniketan

  • Sacred Ensembles of the Hoysalas

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