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New Inscribed Properties (1999)








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Image Name Countries Status Category Criteria Dossier
Archaeological Monuments Zone of Xochicalco Mexico inscribed Cultural (iii)(iv) 939
Archaeological Sites of Mycenae and Tiryns Greece inscribed Cultural (i)(ii)(iii)(iv)(vi) 941
Belfries of Belgium and France Belgium ,
France
inscribed Cultural (ii)(iv) 943bis
Brimstone Hill Fortress National Park Saint Kitts and Nevis inscribed Cultural (iii)(iv) 910
Bronze Age Burial Site of Sammallahdenmäki Finland inscribed Cultural (iii)(iv) 579rev
City of Graz – Historic Centre and Schloss Eggenberg Austria inscribed Cultural (ii)(iv) 931bis
Cueva de las Manos, Río Pinturas Argentina inscribed Cultural (iii) 936
Dacian Fortresses of the Orastie Mountains Romania inscribed Cultural (ii)(iii)(iv) 906
Dazu Rock Carvings China inscribed Cultural (i)(ii)(iii) 912
Droogmakerij de Beemster (Beemster Polder) Netherlands inscribed Cultural (i)(ii)(iv) 899
Fossil Hominid Sites of South Africa South Africa inscribed Cultural (iii)(vi) 915bis
Heart of Neolithic Orkney United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland inscribed Cultural (i)(ii)(iii)(iv) 514rev
Historic Centre of Santa Ana de los Ríos de Cuenca Ecuador inscribed Cultural (ii)(iv)(v) 863
Historic Centre of Sighişoara Romania inscribed Cultural (iii)(v) 902
Historic Centre of the Town of Diamantina Brazil inscribed Cultural (ii)(iv) 890
Historic Fortified Town of Campeche Mexico inscribed Cultural (ii)(iv) 895
Historic Town of Vigan Philippines inscribed Cultural (ii)(iv) 502rev
Hoi An Ancient Town Viet Nam inscribed Cultural (ii)(v) 948
Hortobágy National Park - the Puszta Hungary inscribed Cultural (iv)(v) 474rev
Jurisdiction of Saint-Emilion France inscribed Cultural (iii)(iv) 932
Kalwaria Zebrzydowska: the Mannerist Architectural and Park Landscape Complex and Pilgrimage Park Poland inscribed Cultural (ii)(iv) 905
Litomyšl Castle Czech Republic inscribed Cultural (ii)(iv) 901
Mountain Railways of India India inscribed Cultural (ii)(iv) 944ter
Museumsinsel (Museum Island), Berlin Germany inscribed Cultural (ii)(iv) 896
My Son Sanctuary Viet Nam inscribed Cultural (ii)(iii) 949
Robben Island South Africa inscribed Cultural (iii)(vi) 916
San Cristóbal de La Laguna Spain inscribed Cultural (ii)(iv) 929
Shrines and Temples of Nikko Japan inscribed Cultural (i)(iv)(vi) 913
State Historical and Cultural Park “Ancient Merv” Turkmenistan inscribed Cultural (ii)(iii) 886
Sukur Cultural Landscape Nigeria inscribed Cultural (iii)(v)(vi) 938
The Historic Centre (Chorá) with the Monastery of Saint-John the Theologian and the Cave of the Apocalypse on the Island of Pátmos Greece inscribed Cultural (iii)(iv)(vi) 942
Villa Adriana (Tivoli) Italy inscribed Cultural (i)(ii)(iii) 907
Viñales Valley Cuba inscribed Cultural (iv) 840rev
Wartburg Castle Germany inscribed Cultural (iii)(vi) 897
Wooden Churches of Maramureş Romania inscribed Cultural (iv) 904
Area de Conservación Guanacaste Costa Rica inscribed Natural (ix)(x) 928bis
Atlantic Forest South-East Reserves Brazil inscribed Natural (vii)(ix)(x) 893rev
Desembarco del Granma National Park Cuba inscribed Natural (vii)(viii) 889
Discovery Coast Atlantic Forest Reserves Brazil inscribed Natural (ix)(x) 892rev
Laurisilva of Madeira Portugal inscribed Natural (ix)(x) 934
Lorentz National Park Indonesia inscribed Natural (viii)(ix)(x) 955
Miguasha National Park Canada inscribed Natural (viii) 686rev
Península Valdés Argentina inscribed Natural (x) 937
Puerto-Princesa Subterranean River National Park Philippines inscribed Natural (vii)(x) 652rev
Western Caucasus Russian Federation inscribed Natural (ix)(x) 900
iSimangaliso Wetland Park South Africa inscribed Natural (vii)(ix)(x) 914
Ibiza, Biodiversity and Culture Spain inscribed Mixed (ii)(iii)(iv)(ix)(x) 417rev
Mount Wuyi China inscribed Mixed (iii)(vi)(vii)(x) 911
Butrint Albania extension
Cultural (iii) 570ter
Ferrara, City of the Renaissance, and its Po Delta Italy extension
Cultural (ii)(iii)(iv)(v)(vi) 733bis
Palaces and Parks of Potsdam and Berlin Germany extension
Cultural (i)(ii)(iv) 532ter
Villages with Fortified Churches in Transylvania Romania extension
Cultural (iv) 596bis
Pyrénées - Mont Perdu France ,
Spain
extension
Mixed (iii)(iv)(v)(vii)(viii) 773bis
In 1999, the World Heritage Committee added sites to the World Heritage List.
48
New inscriptions
35
Cultural
11
Natural
2
Mixed
5
Extensions
New in 1999