In Portugal there are 17 sitesofficially classified as World Heritage by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO). The Bom Jesus de Braga and the Palácio de Mafra are the newcomers to the list in 2019, only being added on 7th July.
Take a look at these photos that show off the wealth of Portuguese heritage. In all, the list has 16 manmade, cultural sites and one natural wonder. Be sure to visit them all!
Alto Douro Vinhateiro
Historic old town of Angra do Heroísmo (Azores)
Sanctuary of Bom Jesus de Braga
Historic centre of Guimarães
Prehistoric Rock Art at Foz Côa
Laurissilva of Madeira laurel forest
Belém Tower/Mosteiro dos Jerónimos (joint classification)