Yemen is one of the oldest countries in the world and is home to many landmarks with valuable cultural and historical importance. Four of these sites have been recognized by UNESCO as World Heritage Sites because of their uniqueness and importance to the collective interests of humanity.

Rank UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Yemen Year of Inscription
1 Historic Town of Zabid 1993
2 Old City of Sana’ 1986
3 Old Walled City of Shibam 1982
4 Socotra 2008
The Physical Map of Yemen displaying state boundaries, relief, islands, highest point, important cities, etc.
To read more on Yemen’s heritage, please check the sites below.

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