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UNESCO World Heritage Site

World Heritage Sites are inscribed by UNESCO.

At IndiTales, we are trying to visit as many UNESCO World Heritage Sites as possible & write about them.

Total no of UNESCO World Heritage Sites – 1052

No of Countries – 165

No of Cultural Sites – 814

No of Natural Sites – 203

Mixed Sites – 35

Galle Fort Walls

Galle Fort – Converse With The Colonial Past Of Sri Lanka

Galle Fort is a UNESCO World Heritage Site on the South Western Coast of Sri Lanka. It is a lovely fort town and my...
Kandy - on the banks of Mahaweli River

How To Do Kandy In A Day – Sri Lanka Travel

Kandy that almost sounds like deliciously spelled Candy, is at the heart of Sri Lanka – literally. This is where Sri Lanka’s world-famous central...
Buddha in Mahaparinirvana State at Dambulla Caves - Sri Lanka

Dambulla Caves – Most Beautiful Wall Murals Of Sri Lanka

Dambulla caves in central Sri Lanka have the best-preserved wall murals. This was a good enough reason for me to plan a hike to...
Pura Taman Ayun - The Royal Water Temple of Bali

Taman Ayun, Tirtha Empul & Other Water Temples of Bali

Bali Island in Indonesia is known for its beauty, its laid-back attitude, and its scenic beaches. People from India may not notice its terraced...
Polonnaruwa - a UNESCO World Heritage Site in Sri Lanka

Polonnaruwa – Most Beautiful Ruined City Of Sri Lanka

Polonnaruwa is a bit of tongue twister name. I kept pronouncing it wrongly through the trip. Being a UNESCO world heritage site, it was...
Mist lifting and revealing the forests of Chitwan National Park - Nepal

Walking Safari At Chitwan National Park, Nepal

We woke up early to the sounds of Chitwan National Park surrounding us. We stepped into the boat to cross the Rapti River next...
Jetvanaramaya Stupa - Anuradhapura

Anuradhapura – Things To See In Ancient Capital Of Sri Lanka

Ever since I heard about Anuradhapura I had this urge to visit this city that I share the name with. Now, I know I...
Lesser-adjutant Stork at Chitwan National Park, Nepal

Beautiful Birds Of Chitwan National Park, Nepal

Meet the colorful birds of Chitwan National Park in Terai region of Nepal.
Maya Devi Temple - Lumbini

Lumbini Garden – Where Maya Devi Gave Birth To Buddha

Lumbini - at the edge of Indian Nepal Border is the birthplace of Buddha. It is one of the four important places associated with Buddha along with Bodh Gaya, Sarnath & Kushinagar.

Storytelling Ruins Of Prambanan Temple, Java, Indonesia

If you ever had doubts about the fact that universe conspires to make things happen for you, read this post. I was in Yogyakarta...

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