There are 38 world heritage sites located in india. Until the end of 2004 world heritage sites were selected on the basis of six cultural and four natural criteria.
Ashoka trust india to receive 2019 unesco sultan qaboos prize for environmental conservation monday 18 november 2019 seven cultural sites inscribed on unescos world heritage list saturday 6 july 2019 kolkata recommendation adopted for global strategy in south asia tuesday 19 march 2019.
Heritage sites in india map. The world heritage list in other formats. Indeed no odisha heritage tour is complete without it. These include 30 cultural sites seven natural sites and one mixed.
Map showing location of heritage sites in india with state and international boundaries. Excellent sculpture and magnificent architecture are evident in these culture sites. Get the list and detailed information about world heritage sites in india.
United nations educational scientific and cultural organization unesco has recognized 32 sites in india as the world heritage sites in which 25 are cultural while other 7 are the natural sites. Located in madhya pradesh khajuraho is a famous unesco world heritage site in india. The dimensions of the map are 78cm by 50cm 31 in.
World heritage list in rss world heritage list in xml world heritage list in kml. This site provides all types of india map outline maps physical maps political maps reference maps and india news maps along with a large number of details about all over india. Total number of unesco world heritage site in india is 38 1 mixed 7 natural and 30 cultural.
A large format full colour map is available in english french and spanish. List of unesco world heritage sites in india updated. In fact you will even find some unesco world heritage sites in odisha.
Visit indias world heritage sites on the occasion of. India mapped is the largest resource of maps on india. Map showing the location of heritage sites with state boundaries.
They are well known for their nagara style symbolism and erotic figures and sculpturesthese sensuous stone carvings of human and animal form in erotic poses are very aesthetically. World heritage list wall map. Maps of heritage sites in india.
The united nations educational scientific and cultural organization unesco world heritage sites are important places of cultural or natural heritage as described in the unesco world heritage convention established in 1972. Khajuraho is a unique heritage site which is renowned for a group of hindu and jain temples situated 175 km south east of jhansi. How many unesco world heritage sites in india.
The city is home to around 500 temples because of which it has been nicknamed the temple city of india. Bhubaneswar the capital city of odisha is a place every tourist must visit.