Countries With The Highest Unesco Sites

The countries with the highest UNESCO sites in the lot are as follow:-



Chile is a well known for having the highest UNESCO sites. The Rapa Nui is a very popular Island in Chile with the presence of salt basalt between the 13th and 16th centuries. This is one of the most inhabited islands on the planet with the presence of more than 800 massive stone monuments. The Rapa Nui is popularly known as Hanoi Island; this Island was created by the Polynesian society around 300 A.D. The country has other popular sites like Churches of Chiloe, Sewell Mining Town, and Historic Quarter of the Seaport City of Valparaiso; it is built in the dry Pampa desert of Chile. The Churches of Chiloe was built in between 18th and 19th century.



The Valletta is a very well known UNESCO heritage site in Malta. This place is now enlisted under UNESCO of having been an ancient civilization. This place has taken the second place in the enlisted record. This city has a long history and many kingdoms that have expanded their empire in this place. The Valletta was ruled successively by Phoenicians, Greeks, Carthaginians, Romans, Byzantines, Arabs as well as the Order of Knights of St John. It was St John who built this city in 16th century. The other renowned UNESCO sites in Malta are Hal Saflieni Hypogeum, and seven Megaliths temples. The Megalith temples are the oldest standing structures of the world.

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United States

United States

USA has earned much recognition from UNESCO for maintaining the oldest culture in its geographical boundary. The Yellowstone National Park is a very well known UNESCO site. The other sites include Mese Verde National Park, Grand Canyon National Park, and Independence Hall. The country has got twenty-two sites in all total nineteen different states. The other well known UNESCO sites are Everglades National Park, Woodland National and State Parks, Mammoth Cave national Park, and Olympic National Park. The most famous, among these twenty-two sites, is the Statue of Liberty. The Statue was built in 1886 in New York City. The people of France gifted it to the country.



This country has limited UNESCO heritage sites. The well known heritage sites are Angkor, Angkor Wat, and Preah Vihear temple. The Angkor was a seat to the Khmer Empire and is considered under the UNESCO heritage site. This site has very ancient religious history on art and literature. There were several religious movements which brought historical and cultural development in this site. The largest temple monument in the world is Angkor Wat. The temple was founded as a Hindu temple, but, slowly, it is transferring into a Buddhist temple.


This country is youngest in the lot of having the maximum number of heritage sites. The Pyu ancient sites have entered the list of being the newest UNESCO site in 2014. This cultural heritage site comprise of the ancient archeological site in the whole Southeast Asia. The other site includes the Bagan archeological area and monuments.

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