Home of UNESCO World Heritage Sites

İzmir is even more special with its world heritage sites!

 

İzmir is a city that embraces history, protects cultural and historical assets and aims to transfer these assets to the next generations.

 

The UNESCO World Heritage List is a list that is determined by the UNESCO World Heritage Committee and consists of "cultural" and "natural" values in the world.

 

Two out of fifteen values of Turkey that are in the UNESCO World Heritage List are located in İzmir. Listed in 2014 and 2015 respectively, these are Pergamon and its Multi-Layered Cultural Landscape and Ephesus.

 

Located in Ödemiş district, the historical Birgi City is on the UNESCO Temporary List of World Heritage.

 

Would you like to witness history by visiting these places that are on the UNESCO World Heritage List?