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The Grand Canyon

The Grand Canyon is one most iconic and easily recognisable natural World Heritage Sites. Unsurprisingly, it was one of the earliest sites to be inscribed on the World Heritage List (1979).

The Grand Canyon is one of the most iconic and easily recognisable natural World Heritage Sites. Unsurprisingly, it was one of the earliest sites to be inscribed on the World Heritage List (1979).

In addition to its unforgettable beauty and scale, the Grand Canyon is a vital source of information about the earth's history.