Central Highlands of Sri Lanka

555512000 WDPA ID
550.12 km² Reported Area

Type Terrestrial Protected Areas

Location Sri Lanka


  • Original Name Hauts plateaux du centre de Sri Lanka
  • English Designation World Heritage Site (natural or mixed)
  • IUCN Management Category Not Applicable
  • Status Inscribed
  • Type of Designation International
  • Status Year 2010
  • Sublocation
  • Governance Type Federal or national ministry or agency
  • Management Authority Forest Department/Department of Wildlife Conservation
  • Management Plan Not Reported
  • International Criteria (ix)(x)

Management Effectiveness Evaluations

  • WH Outlook Report 2014


No information available

Sources (1)

  1. UNESCO World Heritage Sites Updated: 2020 IUCN World Heritage Programme

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UNEP-WCMC (2021). Protected Area Profile for Central Highlands of Sri Lanka from the World Database of Protected Areas, January 2021. Available at: www.protectedplanet.net