Decision : CONF 209 VIII.C.1
San Cristóbal de la Laguna (Spain)
Property: San Cristóbal de la Laguna
Id. N°: 929
State Party: Spain
Criteria: C (ii) (iv)
The Committee inscribed the site on the World Heritage List on the basis of criteria (ii) and (iv):
Criteria (ii) and (iv): San Cristóbal de la Laguna was the first non-fortified Spanish colonial town, and its layout provided the model for many colonial towns in the Americas.