World Heritage Sites

The Convention concerning the protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage of 1972 created the World Heritage list of UNESCO. 1052 properties are actually inscribed in this list, including 4 sites under 3 nominations representing Georgian Cultural Heritage:

1.      Historical Sites of Mtskheta. On the list since 1994.

2.      Bagrati Cathedral and Gelati Monastery. On the list since 1994.

3.      Upper Svaneti. On the list since 1994.


The site of Bagrati Cathedral and Gelati Monastery is currently inscribed on the List of World Heritage in danger.