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[an error occurred while processing this directive][an error occurred while processing this directive] South Africa ratified the World Heritage Convention on 10 July, 1997. As of August 2010, it has eight World Heritage Sites, of which four are in the cultural category, three in the natural category, and one in the mixed category. South Africa also has another y sites on the World Heritage Tentative List.

World Heritage Sites in South Africa

  1. Fossil Hominid Sites of Sterkfontein, Swartkrans, Kromdraai, and Environs
  2. iSimangaliso Wetland Park
  3. Robben Island
  4. uKhahlamba / Drakensberg Park
  5. Mapungubwe Cultural Landscape
  6. Cape Floral Region Protected Areas
  7. Vredefort Dome
  8. Richtersveld Cultural and Botanical Landscape

Sites in South Africa on the World Heritage Tentative List

  1. Pleistocene occupation sites of Klasies River, Border Cave, Wonderwerk Cave and comparable sites relating to the emergence of modern humans (1998)
  2. Pilgrim's Rest Reduction Works Industrial Heritage Site (2004)
  3. Kimberley Mines and Associated Early Industries (2004)
  4. The !Xam Khomani Heartland (2004)
  5. Alexandria Coastal Dunefields (2009)
  6. Cape Floral Region Protected Areas (2009)
  7. The Cape Winelands Cultural Landscape (2009)
  8. The Barberton Mountain Land, Barberton Greenstone Belt or Makhonjwa Mountains (2009)
  9. The Prince Edward Islands (2009)
  10. Succulent Karoo Protected Areas (2009)
  11. Liberation Heritage Route (2009)
  12. The Namaqualand Copper Mining Landscape (2009)
  13. The Cape Arc of Meridian (2009)
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