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UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Spain

1984Alhambra, Generalife and Albayzín, Granada 7
1984Burgos Cathedral
1984Historic Centre of Cordoba 9
1984Monastery and Site of the Escurial, Madrid
1984Works of Antoni Gaudí 10
1985Cave of Altamira and Paleolithic Cave Art of Northern Spain
1985Monuments of Oviedo and the Kingdom of the Asturias 11
1985Old Town of Ávila with its Extra-Muros Churches
1985Old Town of Segovia and its Aqueduct
1985Santiago de Compostela (Old Town)
1986Garajonay National Park
1986Historic City of Toledo
1986Mudejar Architecture of Aragon 13
1986Old Town of Cáceres
1987Cathedral, Alcázar and Archivo de Indias in Seville
1988Old City of Salamanca
1991Poblet Monastery
1993Archaeological Ensemble of Mérida
1993Route of Santiago de Compostela
1993Royal Monastery of Santa María de Guadalupe
1994Doñana National Park
1996Historic Walled Town of Cuenca
1996La Lonja de la Seda de Valencia
1997Las Médulas
1997Palau de la Música Catalana and Hospital de Sant Pau, Barcelona
1997Pyrénées - Mont Perdu *
1997San Millán Yuso and Suso Monasteries
1998Rock Art of the Mediterranean Basin on the Iberian Peninsula
1998University and Historic Precinct of Alcalá de Henares
1999Ibiza, Biodiversity and Culture
1999San Cristóbal de La Laguna
2000Archaeological Ensemble of Tárraco
2000Archaeological Site of Atapuerca
2000Catalan Romanesque Churches of the Vall de Boí
2000Palmeral of Elche
2000Roman Walls of Lugo
2001Aranjuez Cultural Landscape
2003Renaissance Monumental Ensembles of Úbeda and Baeza
2006Vizcaya Bridge
2007Teide National Park
2009Tower of Hercules
2011Cultural Landscape of the Serra de Tramuntana

UNESCO Biosphere Reserves in Spain

YearSite Name
1980Mancha Húmeda
1983La Palma
1983Las Sierras de Cazorla y Segura
1983Marismas del Odiel
1986Sierra Nevada
1992Cuenca Alta del Río Manzanares
1995Sierra de las Nieves y su Entorno
1997Cabo de Gata-Nijar
2000Bardenas Reales
2000Isla de El Hierro
2002Las Dehesas de Sierra Morena
2002Terras do Miño
2003Picos de Europa
2003Valle de Laciana
2003Valles del Jubera, Leza, Cidacos y Alhama
2005Alto de Bernesga
2005Área de Allariz
2005Gran Canaria
2005Los Argüellos
2005Los Valles de Omaña y Luna
2005Sierra del Rincón
2006Intercontinental BR of the Mediterranean
2006Las Sierras de Béjar y Francia
2006Los Ancares Leoneses
2006Os Ancares
2007Río Eo, Oscos y Terras de Buron
2009Geres /Xures

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