World Heritage Sites in Italy You should visit

UNESCO, has given to Italy 51 World Heritage sites,  the Country with more of these sites,  that fact demonstrates Italy is one of the most beautiful Countries in the world to visit.

If today (2016) is a little bit difficult to live in Italy because of some financial problems, instead it is still recommended to everyone to visit it.
If there are 51 sites in Italy World Eritage, there are thousands of lesser-known, all very beautiful, and absolutely recommended.
World Heritage Sites in Italy You should visit
Cinque Terre
In over 2,000 years of history, thanks to historical periods very favorable to the Roman Empire, the Medieval common, the Renaissance, the Baroque, neo-classical style of the Kingdom of Italy and the Futurism style of fascism, Italy was filled with masterpieces, some of the real ikons of art and architecture, while others, although less well known, a must visit.
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Among these sites built by men, there are also spaces are considered World Heritage Site for its natural beauty, one for all: the Dolomites.

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Canopus, Hadrian's Villa

World Heritage Sites in Italy, full list:

  1. Rock Drawings in Valcamonica (1979)
  2. Church and Dominican Convent of Santa Maria delle Grazie with The Last Supper by Leonardo da Vinci
  3. Historic Centre of Rome, the Properties of the Holy See in that City Enjoying Extraterritorial Rights and San Paolo Fuori le Mura 
  4. Historic Centre of Florence (1982)
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    Colosseum, Rome
  5. Piazza del Duomo, Pisa (1987)
  6. Venice and its lagoon (1987)
  7. The Baroque sites at Noto (Noto cathedral).
  8. The rocky cliffs of the Cinque Terre in Liguria.
  9. Historic Centre of San Gimignano (1990)
  10. The Sassi and the Park of the Rupestrian Churches of Matera (1993)
  11. City of Vicenza and the Palladian Villas of the Veneto (1994)
  12. Crespi d'Adda (1995)
  13. Ferrara, City of the Renaissance, and its Po Delta (1995)
  14. Historical Centre of Naples (1995)
  15. Historical Centre of Siena (1995)
  16. Castel del Monte (1996)
  17. Early Christian Monuments of Ravenna (1996)
  18. Historic Centre of the City of Pienza (1996)
  19. The Trulli of Alberobello(1996)
  20. 18th century Royal Palace of Caserta with the Park, the Aqueduct of Vanvitelli and the San Leucio Complex (1997)
  21. Archaeological Area of Agrigento (1997)
  22. Archaeological Areas of Pompeii, Herculaneum and Torre Annunziata (1997)
  23. Botanical Garden (Orto Botanico), Padua (1997)
  24. Cathedral, Torre Civica and Piazza Grande, Modena (1997)
  25. Costiera Amalfitana (1997)
  26. Porto Venere, Cinque Terre, and the Islands (Palmaria, Tino and Tinetto) (1997)
  27. Residences of the Royal House of Savoy (1997)
  28. Su Nuraxi di Barumini (1997)
  29. Villa Romana del Casale (1997)
  30. Archaeological Area and the Patriarchal Basilica of Aquileia (1998)
  31. Cilento and Vallo di Diano National Park with the Archæological sites of Pæstum and Velia, and the Certosa di Padula (1998)
  32. Hystoric Centre of Urbino (1998)
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    Verona by night
  33. Villa Adriana (Tivoli) (1999)
  34. Assisi, the Basilica of San Francesco d'Assisi and other Franciscan Sites in Umbria — 2000
  35. City of Verona — 2000
  36. Isole Eolie (Aeolian Islands), Sicily — 2000
  37. Villa d'Este, Tivoli — The classic Renaissance villa, with magnificent water gardens; 2001
  38. Late Baroque Towns of the Val di Noto; eight towns in South-Eastern Sicily: Caltagirone, Militello in Val di Catania, Catania, Modica, Noto, Palazzolo Acreide, Ragusa and Scicli — 2002
  39. Sacri Monti of Piedmont and Lombardy — The several churches and religious centres in Lombardy; 2003
  40. Etruscan Necropolises of Cerveteri and Tarquinia — 2004
  41. Val d'Orcia — 2004
  42. Syracuse and the Rocky Necropolis of Pantalica, Sicily — 2005
  43. Genoa, Le Strade Nuove and the system of the Palazzi dei Rolli — 2006
  44. Rhaetian Railway, shared with Switzerland — 2008
  45. Mantua and Sabbioneta — 2008
  46. The Dolomites — The majestic mountains in Veneto and Trentino-Alto Adige/Südtirol — 2009
  47. Monte San Giorgio — Extension of the Italian border of Monte San Giorgio in Switzerland — 2010
  48. Longobards in Italy, Places of Power (568-774 A.D.) — It's a group of seven Langobards sites: Brescia, Cividale del Friuli, Castelseprio, Spoleto, Campello sul Clitunno, Benevento and Monte Sant'Angelo; 2011
  49. Prehistoric Pile dwellings around the Alps, shared with Austria, Germany, France, Slovenia, Switzerland — 2011
  50. Mount Etna — The tallest active volcano in Europe - 2013
  51. Medici Villas and Gardens in Tuscany - 2013

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