List of UNESCO Global Geoparks – updated in 2016

Last updated in 2016

Austria*

  • Eisenwurzen UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Carnic Alps UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Ore of the Alps UNESCO Global Geopark

Brazil

  • Araripe UNESCO Global Geopark

Canada

  • Stonehammer UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Tumbler Ridge UNESCO Global Geopark

China

  • Danxiashan UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Huangshan UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Lushan UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Shilin UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Songshan UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Wudalianchi UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Yuntaishan UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Zhangjiajie UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Hexigten UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Taining UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Xingwen UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Yandangshan UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Fangshan UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Funiushan UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Jingpohu UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Leiqiong UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Taishan UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Wangwushan-Daimeishan UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Longhushan UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Zigong UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Alxa Desert UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Qinling-Zhongnashan UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Ningde UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Leye Fengshan UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Hong Kong UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Tianzhushan UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Sanqingshan UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Shennongjia UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Yanqing UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Mount Kunlun UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Dali-Cangshan UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Dunhuang UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Zhijindong Cave UNESCO Global Geopark

Croatia

  • Papuk UNESCO Global Geopark

Cyprus

  • Troodos UNESCO Global Geopark

Czech Republic

  • Bohemian Paradise UNESCO Global Geopark

Denmark

  • Odsherred UNESCO Global Geopark

Finland

  • Rokua UNESCO Global Geopark

France

  • Réserve Géologique de Haute-Provence UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Parc naturel régional du Lubéron UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Massif des Bauges UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Chablais UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Monts d’Ardèche UNESCO Global Geopark

Germany*

  • Vulkaneifel UNESCO Global Geopark
  • TERRA.vita UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Bergstrasse-Odenwald UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Swabian Albs UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Harz Braunschweiger Land Ostfalen UNESCO Global Geopark

Greece

  • Petrified Forest of Lesvos UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Psiloritis Natural Park UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Chelmos Vouraikos UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Vikos Aoos UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Sitia UNESCO Global Geopark

Hungary*

  • Bakony-Balaton UNESCO Global Geopark

Iceland

  • Katla UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Reykjanes UNESCO Global Geopark

Indonesia

  • Batur UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Gunung Sewu UNESCO Global Geopark

Ireland*

  • Copper Coast UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Burren and the Cliffs of Moher UNESCO Global Geopark

Italy

  • Parco delle Madonie UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Parco del Beigua UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Geological and Mining Park of Sardinia UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Rocca di Cerere UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Adamello Brenta UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Cilento e Vallo di Diano National Park UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Tuscan Mining Park UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Apuan Alps UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Sesia – Val Grande UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Pollino UNESCO Global Geopark

Japan

  • Itoigawa UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Unzen UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Toya Usu UNESCO Global Geopark
  • San’in Kaigan UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Muroto UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Oki Islands UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Aso UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Mount Apoi UNESCO Global Geopark

Malaysia

  • Langkawi UNESCO Global Geopark

Morocco

  • M’Goun UNESCO Global Geopark

Netherlands

  • Hondsrug UNESCO Global Geopark

Norway

  • Gea Norvegica UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Magma UNESCO Global Geopark

Poland*

Portugal

  • Naturtejo UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Arouca UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Azores UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Terras de Cavaleiros UNESCO Global Geopark

Republic of Korea

  • Jeju UNESCO Global Geopark

Romania

  • Ha?eg UNESCO Global Geopark

Slovakia*

Slovenia*

  • Idrija UNESCO Global Geopark

Spain

  • Maestrazgo Cultural Park UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Cabo de Gata-Níjar UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Sierras Subbéticas UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Sobrarbe UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Basque Coast UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Sierra Norte de Sevilla UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Villuercas Ibores Jara UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Central Catalonia UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Molina & Alto Tajo UNESCO Global Geopark
  • El Hierro UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Lanzarote and Chinijo Islands UNESCO Global Geopark

Turkey

  • Kula Volcanic Geopark UNESCO Global Geopark

Viet Nam

  • Dong Van Karst Plateau UNESCO Global Geopark

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland*

  • North Pennines A.O.N.B. UNESCO Global Geopark
  • North-West Highlands UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Fforest Fawr UNESCO Global Geopark
  • English Riviera UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Geo Môn UNESCO Global Geopark
  • Shetland UNESCO Global Geopark

Uruguay

  • Grutas del Palacio UNESCO Global Geopark

* List of transnational UNESCO Global Geoparks

Austria/Slovenia

  • Karawanken/Karavanke UNESCO Global Geopark

Ireland/United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

  • Marble Arch Caves UNESCO Global Geopark

Hungary/Slovakia

  • Nógrád/Novohrad UNESCO Global Geopark

Germany/Poland

  • Muskau Arch/ ?uk Mu?akowa UNESCO Global Geopark

Source: UNESCO

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