Natural and Cultural Heritage of the Ohrid region in The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia

The designations employed and the presentation of material on this map do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of the Secretariat of the United Nations concerning the legal status of any country, territory, city or area or of its authorities, or concerning the delimitation of its frontiers or boundaries.

WDPA ID

2015

Reported Area

833.5 km²

Data Provider

IUCN World Heritage Programme

Attributes

Original Name Patrimoine naturel et culturel de la région d’Ohrid

English Designation World Heritage Site

IUCN Management Category Not Applicable

Status Inscribed

Type of Designation International

Status Year 1979

Sublocation

Governance Type Not Reported

Management Authority Not Reported

Management Plan Not Reported

International Criteria (i)(iii)(iv)(vii)

Site network

  • Transboundary sites
  • Transboundary sites

2 Countries involved

4 Protected Areas

  • The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia
  • Albania

3 Countries involved

19 Protected Areas

  • Greece
  • The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia
  • Albania

Display options

Ohridsko Ezero Designated area not yet reviewed

Natural and Cultural Heritage of the Ohrid region World Heritage Site

Galichica National Park

Liqeni I Ulzes Managed Nature Reserve (category IV IUCN)

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Prespes National (Woodland) Park - Peripheral zone

Lake Prespa Ramsar Site, Wetland of International Importance

Prespa National Park (category II)

Prespansko Ezero Natural Monument

Sfikas Dimou Prespon Wildlife Refugee

Ethniko Parko Limnon Mikris kai Megalis Prespas - Zones Prostasias tis Fysis B1, B3, B5, B7 Nature reserve zone in National Park

Ethniko Parko Limnon Mikris kai Megalis Prespas - Zones Prostasias tis Fysis B2, B4, B6 Nature reserve zone in National Park

Ethniko Parko Limnon Mikris kai Megalis Prespas - Zones Oikoanaptyxis OIK1, OIK2, OIK3, OIK4, OIK5, OIK6 Others

Ethniko Parko limnon Mikris kai Megalis Prespas National Park

Ethnikos Drymos Prespon Special Protection Area (Birds Directive)

Ori Varnounta Special Protection Area (Birds Directive)

Ori Varnounta Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive)

Ethnikos Drymos Prespon Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive)

Prespes Core zone in National (Woodland) Park

Galichica National Park

Natural and Cultural Heritage of the Ohrid region World Heritage Site

Galichica National Park

Liqeni I Ulzes Managed Nature Reserve (category IV IUCN)

Pelister National Park

The designations employed and the presentation of material on this map do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of the Secretariat of the United Nations concerning the legal status of any country, territory, city or area or of its authorities, or concerning the delimitation of its frontiers or boundaries.

Site network breakdown

  • Transboundary sites
  • Transboundary sites

Ohridsko Ezero

in The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia

Ohridsko Ezero

English Designation

Designated area not yet reviewed

IUCN Category

III

WDPA ID

16437

Year of Designation

Reported Area

247.0 km2

Galichica

in The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia

Galichica

English Designation

National Park

IUCN Category

II

WDPA ID

2516

Year of Designation

Reported Area

243.2 km2

Liqeni I Ulzes

in Albania

Liqeni I Ulzes

IUCN Category

IV

WDPA ID

555560372

Year of Designation

Reported Area

42.1 km2

Prespes

in Greece

Prespes

IUCN Category

VI

WDPA ID

127792

Year of Designation

Reported Area

210.6 km2

Lake Prespa

in The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia

Lake Prespa

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

127887

Year of Designation

Reported Area

189.2 km2

Prespa

in Albania

Prespa

English Designation

National Park (category II)

IUCN Category

II

WDPA ID

181967

Year of Designation

Reported Area

277.5 km2

Prespansko Ezero

in The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia

Prespansko Ezero

English Designation

Natural Monument

IUCN Category

III

WDPA ID

20696

Year of Designation

Reported Area

188.3 km2

Sfikas Dimou Prespon

in Greece

Sfikas Dimou Prespon

English Designation

Wildlife Refugee

IUCN Category

IV

WDPA ID

341518

Year of Designation

Reported Area

69.0 km2

Ethniko Parko Limnon Mikris kai Megalis Prespas - Zones Prostasias tis Fysis B1, B3, B5, B7

in Greece

Ethniko Parko Limnon Mikris kai Megalis Prespas - Zones Prostasias tis Fysis B1, B3, B5, B7

IUCN Category

IV

WDPA ID

392901

Year of Designation

Reported Area

44.3 km2

Ethniko Parko Limnon Mikris kai Megalis Prespas - Zones Prostasias tis Fysis B2, B4, B6

in Greece

Ethniko Parko Limnon Mikris kai Megalis Prespas - Zones Prostasias tis Fysis B2, B4, B6

IUCN Category

VI

WDPA ID

392902

Year of Designation

Reported Area

242.7 km2

Ethniko Parko Limnon Mikris kai Megalis Prespas - Zones Oikoanaptyxis OIK1, OIK2, OIK3, OIK4, OIK5, OIK6

in Greece

Ethniko Parko Limnon Mikris kai Megalis Prespas - Zones Oikoanaptyxis OIK1, OIK2, OIK3, OIK4, OIK5, OIK6

English Designation

Others

IUCN Category

VI

WDPA ID

392904

Year of Designation

Reported Area

33.5 km2

Ethniko Parko limnon Mikris kai Megalis Prespas

in Greece

Ethniko Parko limnon Mikris kai Megalis Prespas

English Designation

National Park

IUCN Category

VI

WDPA ID

392905

Year of Designation

Reported Area

324.0 km2

Ethnikos Drymos Prespon

in Greece

Ethnikos Drymos Prespon

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555539642

Year of Designation

Reported Area

0.0 km2

Ori Varnounta

in Greece

Ori Varnounta

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555539643

Year of Designation

Reported Area

0.0 km2

Ori Varnounta

in Greece

Ori Varnounta

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555580292

Year of Designation

Reported Area

60.8 km2

Ethnikos Drymos Prespon

in Greece

Ethnikos Drymos Prespon

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555580293

Year of Designation

Reported Area

266.1 km2

Prespes

in Greece

Prespes

IUCN Category

II

WDPA ID

674

Year of Designation

Reported Area

51.0 km2

Galichica

in The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia

Galichica

English Designation

National Park

IUCN Category

II

WDPA ID

2516

Year of Designation

Reported Area

243.2 km2

Galichica

in The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia

Galichica

English Designation

National Park

IUCN Category

II

WDPA ID

2516

Year of Designation

Reported Area

243.2 km2

Liqeni I Ulzes

in Albania

Liqeni I Ulzes

IUCN Category

IV

WDPA ID

555560372

Year of Designation

Reported Area

42.1 km2

Pelister

in The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia

Pelister

English Designation

National Park

IUCN Category

II

WDPA ID

196501

Year of Designation

Reported Area

171.4 km2