Top 20 Countries having the most number of UNESCO World Heritage Sites (July 31, 2021 Update)

There are a total of 1154 UNESCO World Heritage Sites in the world (as of July 31, 2021: 897 Cultural, 218 Natural, and 39 Mixed) in 167 countries. Here are the top 20 countries having the most number of UNESCO World Heritage sites.

Lake Baikal: the deepest lake in the World

The world’s deepest lake is Lake Baikal, which has a depth of 1,642 meters (5,387 feet). It is a rift lake in the south of the Russian region of Siberia. Its bottom is at 4,215 feet (1,285 meters) below the sea level. In terms of volume, Lake Baikal is also the world’s largest freshwater lake; …