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[an error occurred while processing this directive]Colombia's World Heritage Sites

[an error occurred while processing this directive][an error occurred while processing this directive] Colombia ratified the World Heritage Convention on 24 May, 1983.

As of August 2010, there are a total of six World Heritage Sites in Colombia, comprising four cultural sites and two natural sites. Of these, one of the natural sites is also on the List of World Heritage in Danger. Colombia has a further six sites on the World Heritage Tentative List.

Colombia served two terms on the World Heritage Committee, in 1989-1995 and 1999-2005.

World Heritage Sites in Colombia

    Cultural
  1. Port, Fortresses and Group of Monuments, Cartagena (1984)
  2. Historic Centre of Santa Cruz de Mompox (1995)
  3. National Archeological Park of Tierradentro (1995)
  4. San Agustín Archaeological Park (1995)
  5. Coffee Cultural Landscape of Colombia (2011)


  6. Natural
  7. Los Katíos National Park (1994)
  8. Malpelo Fauna and Flora Sanctuary (2006)

Sites in Colombia on the World Heritage Tentative List

  1. Buritaca 200 - Ciudad Perdida - Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta (1993)
  2. Sistema Hidráulico Prehispánico del Río San Jorge (1993)
  3. Parque Nacional Natural Chiribiquete (1993)
  4. Qhapaq Ñan (Main Andean Road) in Colombia (2005)
  5. Seaflower Marine Protected Area (MPA) (2007)
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