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Rock Drawings in Valcamonica

Valcamonica, situated in the mountainous area of the Lombardy region, has one of the world’s greatest collections of […]

Historic Centre of Rome, the P...

The World Heritage property encompasses the whole historic centre of Rome within the city walls at their widest […]

Church and Dominican Convent o...

The refectory of the Convent of Santa Maria delle Grazie in Milan forms an integral part of this […]

Historic Centre of Florence

Florence was built on the site of an Etruscan settlement and the later ancient Roman colony of Florentia […]

Venice and its Lagoon

The UNESCO World Heritage property comprises the city of Venice and its lagoon situated in the Veneto Region […]

Piazza del Duomo, Pisa

Standing in a large green expanse, enclosed by the city walls, the former Ospedale della Misericordia and the […]

Historic Centre of San Gimigna...

The Historic Centre of San Gimignano sits on a height of land, dominating the surrounding landscape. During the […]

The Sassi and the Park of the ...

Located in the southern Italian region of Basilicata, The Sassi and the Park of the Rupestrian Churches of […]

City of Vicenza and the Pallad...

The city of Vicenza and the Palladian villas of the Veneto is a serial site including the city […]

Historic Centre of Siena

The Historic Centre of Siena is the embodiment of a medieval city. Historically, its inhabitants pursued their competition […]

Historic Centre of Naples

Naples is a major port city in the centre of the ancient Mediterranean region. Its origins go back […]

Crespi d’Adda

The workers’ village of Crespi d’Adda is situated in Capriate San Gervasio in Lombardy, at the extreme southern […]

Ferrara, City of the Renaissan...

Ferrara, City of the Renaissance, and its Po Delta, situated within the Emilia Romagna region of Italy, is […]

Castel del Monte

Castel del Monte, located in the municipality of Andria, rises on a rocky hill dominating the surrounding countryside […]

The Trulli of Alberobello

The trulli, typical limestone dwellings of Alberobello in the southern of Puglia, are remarkable examples of corbelled dry-stone […]

Early Christian Monuments of R...

The UNESCO Early Christian Monuments serial site in Ravenna consists of eight monuments – the Mausoleum of Galla […]

Historic Centre of the City of...

Pienza, located on the crest of a hill overlooking the Val d’Orcia, 53 km south-east of Siena, was […]

Pompeii, Herculaneum and Torre...

The World Heritage property includes three different archaeological areas: the ancient towns of Pompeii and Herculaneum together with […]

18th-Century Royal Palace at C...

The extraordinary monumental complex of Caserta

Costiera Amalfitana

The Costiera Amalfitana, stretches along the eastern coast of the Sorrentine Peninsula in Salerno province and can rightly […]

Cathedral, Torre Civica and Pi...

Together Modena’s magnificent 12th century cathedral and soaring bell tower serve as a supreme example of early Romanesque […]

Portovenere, Cinque Terre, and...

Stretching 15 km along the eastern Ligurian coast between Levanto and La Spezia, the jagged, steep coastal landscape […]

Residences of the Royal House ...

The Residences of the Royal House of Savoy comprise a large serial inscription of estates including 22 palaces […]

Su Nuraxi di Barumini

The archaeological site of Su Nuraxi di Barumini in Sardinia is the best-known example of the unique form […]

Archaeological Area of Agrigen...

The archaeological area of Agrigento, the Valley of the Temples, is on the southern coast of Sicily and […]

Piazza Armerina, Villa Romana ...

Near Piazza Armerina (Sicily) the Villa Romana del Casale was built (on an earlier 2nd century settlement) in […]

Botanical Garden (Orto Botanic...

The world’s first university botanical garden was created in Padua in 1545, which makes the Botanical Garden of […]

Archaeological Area and the Pa...

Located at the northern end of the Adriatic Sea on the Natissa (Natiso) River, the property includes the […]

Historic Centre of Urbino

The UNESCO Site, “Historic Centre of Urbino” coincides with the area bordered by renaissance walls that survive virtually […]

Cilento and Vallo di Diano Nat...

Cilento is a cultural landscape of outstanding value that has evidence of human occupation dating from 250,000 years […]

Villa Adriana (Tivoli)

Villa Adriana is an exceptional architectural legacy of the great Roman Emperor Hadrian. Built as a retreat from […]

The Aeolian Islands

The Aeolian Islands are an extraordinary example of on-going volcanic activity. Located less than 40 km from the […]

City of Verona

The city is situated in northern Italy at the foot of the Lessini Mountains on the River Adige. […]

Assisi, San Francesco Basilica...

The site comprises a rather large territory where most of the important Franciscan places are located. Besides the […]

Villa d’Este, Tivoli

The palace and the garden of Villa d’Este in Tivoli, in the centre of Italy, were layed out […]

Late Baroque Towns of the Val ...

The Late Baroque Towns of the Val di Noto is comprised of components of eight towns located in […]

Sacri Monti of Piedmont and L...

The property “Sacri Monti” or “Sacred Mountains of Piedmont and Lombardy” consist of a series of nine separate […]

Etruscan Necropolises of Cerve...

The property encompasses the two necropolisesof the Banditaccia and the Monterozzi, the most important cemeteries of the ancient […]

Val d’Orcia

The landscape of Val d’Orcia is part of the agricultural hinterland of Siena, redrawn and developed when it […]

Syracuse and the Rocky Necropo...

The site of Syracuse and the Rocky Necropolis of Pantalica on the Mediterranean coast of south-eastern Sicily consists […]

Genoa: Le Strade Nuove and t...

The Strade Nuove and the system of the Palazzi dei Rolli in Genoa’s historic centre date from the late 16th and early […]

Rhaetian Railway in the Albula...

The Rhaetian Railway in the Albula/Bernina Landscapes represents an exemplary railway development for the disenclavement of the Central […]

Mantua and Sabbioneta

Mantua and Sabbioneta offer exceptional testimonies to the urban, architectural and artistic realizations of the Renaissance, linked through […]

The Dolomites

The nine components of The Dolomites World Heritage property protect a series of highly distinctive mountain landscapes that […]

Monte San Giorgio

The pyramid-shaped, wooded mountain of Monte San Giorgio beside Lake Lugano is regarded as the best fossil record […]

Longobards in Italy, Places of...

The Longobards in Italy, Places of Power (568 – 774 A.D) comprises seven groups of important buildings (including […]

Prehistoric Pile Dwellings aro...

The series of 111 out of the 937 known archaeological pile-dwelling sites in six countries around the Alpine […]

Medici Villas and Gardens in T...

Twelve villas and two gardens spread across the Tuscan landscape make up this site which bears testimony to […]

Monte Etna

Mount Etna is an iconic site encompassing 19,237 uninhabited hectares on the highest part of Mount Etna, on the […]

Vineyard Landscape of Piedmont...

The vineyard landscapes of Langhe-Roero and Monferrato in Piedmont consist of a selection of five distinct winegrowing areas […]

Arab-Norman Palermo and the Ca...

Located on the northern coast of the Italian island of Sicily, Arab-Norman Palermo and the Cathedral Churches of […]

Ancient and Primeval Beech For...

The “Ancient and Primeval Beech Forests of the Carpathians and other Regions of Europe” are a serial property […]

Venetian Works of Defence betw...

The Venetian Works of Defence between the 16th and 17th centuries: Stato da Terra – western Stato da Mar consists of six components […]

Ivrea, industrial city of the ...

Founded in 1908 by Camillo Olivetti, the Industrial City of Ivrea is an industrial and socio-cultural project of […]

The Colline del Prosecco di Co...

The Colline del Prosecco di Conegliano e Valdobbiadene in northeast Italy is an area characterised by distinctive hogback […]