The UNESCO (United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization) has designated five World Heritage Sites in Thailand.
List of Countries with World Heritage Sites
|Country||Natural sites||UNESCO region|
|Argentina||5||Latin America and the Caribbean|
|Armenia||Europe and North America|
|Australia||12||Asia and the Pacific|
|Austria||1||Europe and North America|
Italy and China are home to largest number of UNESCO world heritage sites in the world. Both countries boast 55 world heritage sites each, including the historic city centers of Rome and Florence or the Amalfi Coast for Italy and the Great Wall of China and the Forbidden City for China – all magnets for tourism.
Italy has the highest number of Unesco heritage sites in the world. In Asia, it is China and India that house the most heritage sites.
11 Inventions We Can Thank Thailand For Thai Red Bull © thegarethwiscombe/Flickr. SangSom © Derek Clark/Flickr. Muay Thai © Thomas sauzedde / Flickr. Tuk tuk © Colin Tsoi/Flickr. Sepak takraw © eric molina / Flickr.
Yaowarat (Chinatown เยาวราช) There’s no denying that Bangkok’s famous Chinatown (video), known in Thai as Yaowarat (เยาวราช), offers some of the most respected street food dining options in all of Bangkok .
Most Visited WHS
|#||World Heritage Site||Visited By|
|1||Paris, Banks of the Seine||1120|
|3||Tower of London||1046|
Italy . #1 in Cultural Influence Rankings. France . #2 in Cultural Influence Rankings. Spain . #3 in Cultural Influence Rankings. United States. #4 in Cultural Influence Rankings. United Kingdom . #5 in Cultural Influence Rankings. Japan . #6 in Cultural Influence Rankings. Brazil. #7 in Cultural Influence Rankings. Australia.
Italy . #1 in Heritage Rankings. No Change in Rank from 2019. Spain . #2 in Heritage Rankings. No Change in Rank from 2019. Greece . #3 in Heritage Rankings. France . #4 in Heritage Rankings. Mexico . #5 in Heritage Rankings. India . #6 in Heritage Rankings. Turkey. #7 in Heritage Rankings. Portugal. #8 in Heritage Rankings.
Washington, D.C. – January 23, 2018 — Switzerland held its position as the No. 1 country in the world, according to the 2018 Best Countries report, a rankings and analysis project by U.S. News & World Report, VMLY&R’s BAV Group and the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.
The Organization has 193 Members and 11 Associate Members. Membership of UNESCO is governed by Articles II and XV of the Constitution and by rules 98 to 101 of the Rules of Procedure of the General Conference.
Top 20 countries having the most number of UNESCO World Heritage sites Mexico. Total number of UNESCO World Heritage Sites: 35. United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland. Total number of UNESCO World Heritage Sites: 32. Russian Federation. United States of America. Iran ( Islamic Republic of) Japan. Brazil. Canada.
Which City Has the Most UNESCO World Heritage Sites? Cordoba has the highest number of World Heritage Sites of any city. Cordoba is the capital of Cordoba Province and is located in the Andalusia region of southern Spain .
That’s when you finally tell them that Cordoba , Spain , contains the most UNESCO World Heritage Sites in the world for any city.
We look at the current sites found in Asia and South-east Asia , and highlight some of them. Bangladesh. Historic Mosque City of Bagerhat. Ruins of the Buddhist Vihara at Paharpur. The Sundarbans. Cambodia. Angkor Wat. Temple of Preah Vihear. China.