Korea's UNESCO-designated
World Heritage Sites
North Korea:

Cultural:
Complex of Koguryo Tombs (2004)
Historic Monuments and Sites in Kaesong (2013)


Sites Submitted on the Tentative List:
Mt. Myohyang and the Relics in and around the Mountain (2000)
Historical Relics in Pyongyang (2000)
Mt. Kumgang and the Historical Relics in and around the Mountain (2000)
Caves in Kujang Area (2000)
Mt. Chilbo (2000)
12 Cultural:

Baekje Historic Areas  (2015)

Changdeok-gung Palace Complex  (1997)

Gochang, Hwasun and Ganghwa Dolmen Sites  (2000)

Gyeongju Historic Areas  (2000)

Gaya-san Haein-sa Temple Janggyeong Panjeon,
     the Depositories for the Tripitaka Koreana Woodblocks  (1995)

Historic Villages of Korea: Hahoe and Yangdong  (2010)

Hwaseong Fortress  (1997)

Jongmyo Shrine  (1995)

Namhan Sanseong Mountain-Fortress (2014)

Royal Tombs of the Joseon Dynasty  (2009)

Sansa, Buddhist Mountain Monasteries in Korea  (2018)

Seokgur-am Grotto and Bulguk-sa Temple  (1995)


1 Natural:
Jeju Volcanic Island and Lava Tubes  (2007)


16 Sites Submitted on the Tentative List:

Kangjin-gun Kiln Sites (1994)
Mt. Sorak-san Nature Reserve (1994)
Sites of Fossilized Dinosaurs throughout the Southern Seacoast (2002)
Southwestern Coast Tidal Flats (2010)
Salterns (2010)
Daegokcheon Stream Petroglyphs (2010)
Ancient Mountain Fortresses in Central Korea (2010)
Upo Wetland (2011)
Naganeup-seong, Town Fortress and Village (2011)
Oeam Village (2011)
Seowon, Confucian Academies of Korea (2011)
Seoul City Wall (2012)
Gaya Tumuli of Gimhae - Haman (2013)
The Goryeong Jisandong Daegaya Tumuli (2013)
Stone Buddhas and Pagodas at Hwasun Unjusa Temple (2017)
June 2018
Four SK Temples recommend by ICOMOS

Traditional Buddhist Mountain Temples of Korea  Accepted!
Tongdo-sa Temple (통도사) in Yangsan, Gyeongsangnam-do Province,
Buseoksa Temple (부석사) in Yeongju,
Bongjeongsa (봉정사) in Andong, Gyeongsangbuk-do Province,
Beopjusa Temple (법주사) in Boeun-gun, Chungcheongbuk-do Province,
Magoksa Temple (마곡사) in Gongju, Chungcheongnam-do Province,
Seonamsa Temple (선암사) in Suncheon and
Daeheungsa Temple (대흥사) in Haenam, Jeollanam-do Province.
Seven Buddhist Sites added to UNESCO World Heritage List