Pyrénées - Mont Perdu in France and Spain

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

145590

Reported Area

311.89 km²

Data Provider

IUCN World Heritage Programme

Attributes

Original Name Pyrénées - Mont Perdu

English Designation World Heritage Site

IUCN Management Category Not Applicable

Status Inscribed

Type of Designation International

Status Year 1997

Sublocation

Governance Type Not Reported

Management Authority Not Reported

Management Plan Not Reported

International Criteria (iii)(iv)(v)(vii)(viii)

Site network

  • Transboundary sites

2 Countries involved

61 Protected Areas

  • France
  • Spain

Display options

Pyrénées [aire d'adhésion] National Park - Buffer zone/Area of adhesion

Pyrénées - Mont Perdu World Heritage Site

Posets-Maladeta Natural Park

Alto Valle del Cinca Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive)

Chistau Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive)

Massif du Ger et du Lurien Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive)

Massif de Sesques et de l'Ossau Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive)

Massif de l'Anie et d'Espelunguère Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive)

Le Gave d'Aspe et le Lourdios (cours d'eau) Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive)

Le Gave d'Ossau Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive)

Gaves de Pau et de Cauterets (et gorge de Cauterets) Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive)

Péguère, Barbat, Cambalès Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive)

Gaube, Vignemale Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive)

Ossoue, Aspé, Cestrède Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive)

Estaubé, Gavarnie, Troumouse et Barroude Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive)

Rioumajou et Moudang Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive)

Haut-Louron : Aygues Tortes, Caillauas, Gourgs Blancs, Gorges de Clarabide, pics des Pichadères et d'Estiouère, montagne de Tramadits Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive)

Garonne, Ariège, Hers, Salat, Pique et Neste Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive)

Posets - Maladeta Special Protection Area (Birds Directive)

Alto Cinca Special Protection Area (Birds Directive)

Hautes vallées d'Aspe et d'Ossau Special Protection Area (Birds Directive)

Cirque de Gavarnie Special Protection Area (Birds Directive)

Posets - Maladeta Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive)

Pyrénées National Park - Core Area

Glaciares Pirenaicos - Macizo de la Munia Natural Monument

Bujaruelo - Garganta de Los Navarros Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive)

Ordesa y Monte Perdido Special Protection Area (Birds Directive)

Viñamala Special Protection Area (Birds Directive)

Glaciares Pirenaicos - Macizo de Monte Perdido o de las Tres Sorores Natural Monument

Ordesa y Monte Perdido Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive)

Ordesa y Monte Perdido Nacional Park

Glaciares Pirenaicos - Macizo de Perdiguero Natural Monument

Artiga de Lin, Era Protection Plan

Haute vallée d'Oô Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive)

Haute vallée de la Pique Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive)

Era Artiga de Lin - Eth Portilhon Special Protection Area (Birds Directive)

Vallées du Lis, de la Pique et d'Oô Special Protection Area (Birds Directive)

Era Artiga de Lin - Eth Portilhon Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive)

Glaciares Pirenaicos - Macizo de Viñamala o Comachibosa Natural Monument

Pyrénées National Park - Core Area

Puertos de Panticosa, Bramatuero y Brazatos Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive)

Pyrénées National Park - Core Area

Haute vallée de la Pique Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive)

Posets - Maladeta Special Protection Area (Birds Directive)

Vallées du Lis, de la Pique et d'Oô Special Protection Area (Birds Directive)

Posets - Maladeta Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive)

Gaube, Vignemale Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive)

Posets - Maladeta Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive)

Era Artiga de Lin - Eth Portilhon Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive)

Baish Aran Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive)

Baish Aran Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive)

Era Artiga de Lin - Eth Portilhon Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive)

Era Artiga de Lin - Eth Portilhon Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive)

Ordesa y Monte Perdido Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive)

Ordesa y Monte Perdido Site of Community Importance (Habitats Directive)

Pyrénées National Park - Core Area

Pyrénées National Park - Core Area

Pyrénées National Park - Core Area

Pyrénées National Park - Core Area

Ordesa y Monte Perdido Nacional Park

Ordesa y Monte Perdido Nacional 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

Pyrénées [aire d'adhésion]

in France

Pyrénées [aire d'adhésion]

IUCN Category

V

WDPA ID

103151

Year of Designation

Reported Area

1289.2 km2

Posets-Maladeta

in Spain

Posets-Maladeta

English Designation

Natural Park

IUCN Category

V

WDPA ID

196377

Year of Designation

Reported Area

334.7 km2

Alto Valle del Cinca

in Spain

Alto Valle del Cinca

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555523262

Year of Designation

Reported Area

145.9 km2

Chistau

in Spain

Chistau

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555523263

Year of Designation

Reported Area

106.8 km2

Massif du Ger et du Lurien

in France

Massif du Ger et du Lurien

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555526309

Year of Designation

Reported Area

141.5 km2

Massif de Sesques et de l'Ossau

in France

Massif de Sesques et de l'Ossau

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555526310

Year of Designation

Reported Area

256.5 km2

Massif de l'Anie et d'Espelunguère

in France

Massif de l'Anie et d'Espelunguère

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555526312

Year of Designation

Reported Area

144.6 km2

Le Gave d'Aspe et le Lourdios (cours d'eau)

in France

Le Gave d'Aspe et le Lourdios (cours d'eau)

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555526342

Year of Designation

Reported Area

16.0 km2

Le Gave d'Ossau

in France

Le Gave d'Ossau

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555526343

Year of Designation

Reported Area

23.0 km2

Gaves de Pau et de Cauterets (et gorge de Cauterets)

in France

Gaves de Pau et de Cauterets (et gorge de Cauterets)

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555526426

Year of Designation

Reported Area

4.8 km2

Péguère, Barbat, Cambalès

in France

Péguère, Barbat, Cambalès

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555526428

Year of Designation

Reported Area

46.5 km2

Gaube, Vignemale

in France

Gaube, Vignemale

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555526429

Year of Designation

Reported Area

74.0 km2

Ossoue, Aspé, Cestrède

in France

Ossoue, Aspé, Cestrède

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555526430

Year of Designation

Reported Area

52.3 km2

Estaubé, Gavarnie, Troumouse et Barroude

in France

Estaubé, Gavarnie, Troumouse et Barroude

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555526431

Year of Designation

Reported Area

94.8 km2

Rioumajou et Moudang

in France

Rioumajou et Moudang

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555526438

Year of Designation

Reported Area

95.2 km2

Garonne, Ariège, Hers, Salat, Pique et Neste

in France

Garonne, Ariège, Hers, Salat, Pique et Neste

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555526452

Year of Designation

Reported Area

96.0 km2

Posets - Maladeta

in Spain

Posets - Maladeta

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555538289

Year of Designation

Reported Area

0.0 km2

Alto Cinca

in Spain

Alto Cinca

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555538414

Year of Designation

Reported Area

0.0 km2

Hautes vallées d'Aspe et d'Ossau

in France

Hautes vallées d'Aspe et d'Ossau

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555539422

Year of Designation

Reported Area

0.0 km2

Cirque de Gavarnie

in France

Cirque de Gavarnie

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555539442

Year of Designation

Reported Area

0.0 km2

Posets - Maladeta

in Spain

Posets - Maladeta

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555548960

Year of Designation

Reported Area

344.3 km2

Pyrénées

in France

Pyrénées

English Designation

National Park - Core Area

IUCN Category

II

WDPA ID

662

Year of Designation

Reported Area

458.1 km2

Glaciares Pirenaicos - Macizo de la Munia

in Spain

Glaciares Pirenaicos - Macizo de la Munia

English Designation

Natural Monument

IUCN Category

III

WDPA ID

348921

Year of Designation

Reported Area

0.3 km2

Bujaruelo - Garganta de Los Navarros

in Spain

Bujaruelo - Garganta de Los Navarros

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555523230

Year of Designation

Reported Area

97.8 km2

Ordesa y Monte Perdido

in Spain

Ordesa y Monte Perdido

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555538166

Year of Designation

Reported Area

0.0 km2

Viñamala

in Spain

Viñamala

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555538413

Year of Designation

Reported Area

0.0 km2

Glaciares Pirenaicos - Macizo de Monte Perdido o de las Tres Sorores

in Spain

Glaciares Pirenaicos - Macizo de Monte Perdido o de las Tres Sorores

English Designation

Natural Monument

IUCN Category

III

WDPA ID

555545967

Year of Designation

Reported Area

7.8 km2

Ordesa y Monte Perdido

in Spain

Ordesa y Monte Perdido

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555580766

Year of Designation

Reported Area

158.0 km2

Ordesa y Monte Perdido

in Spain

Ordesa y Monte Perdido

English Designation

Nacional Park

IUCN Category

II

WDPA ID

893

Year of Designation

Reported Area

156.9 km2

Glaciares Pirenaicos - Macizo de Perdiguero

in Spain

Glaciares Pirenaicos - Macizo de Perdiguero

English Designation

Natural Monument

IUCN Category

III

WDPA ID

348922

Year of Designation

Reported Area

1.5 km2

Artiga de Lin, Era

in Spain

Artiga de Lin, Era

English Designation

Protection Plan

IUCN Category

V

WDPA ID

389084

Year of Designation

Reported Area

70.2 km2

Haute vallée d'Oô

in France

Haute vallée d'Oô

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555526398

Year of Designation

Reported Area

34.1 km2

Haute vallée de la Pique

in France

Haute vallée de la Pique

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555526399

Year of Designation

Reported Area

82.5 km2

Era Artiga de Lin - Eth Portilhon

in Spain

Era Artiga de Lin - Eth Portilhon

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555538664

Year of Designation

Reported Area

0.0 km2

Vallées du Lis, de la Pique et d'Oô

in France

Vallées du Lis, de la Pique et d'Oô

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555539451

Year of Designation

Reported Area

0.0 km2

Era Artiga de Lin - Eth Portilhon

in Spain

Era Artiga de Lin - Eth Portilhon

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555549054

Year of Designation

Reported Area

68.7 km2

Glaciares Pirenaicos - Macizo de Viñamala o Comachibosa

in Spain

Glaciares Pirenaicos - Macizo de Viñamala o Comachibosa

English Designation

Natural Monument

IUCN Category

III

WDPA ID

348915

Year of Designation

Reported Area

0.8 km2

Pyrénées

in France

Pyrénées

English Designation

National Park - Core Area

IUCN Category

II

WDPA ID

662

Year of Designation

Reported Area

458.1 km2

Puertos de Panticosa, Bramatuero y Brazatos

in Spain

Puertos de Panticosa, Bramatuero y Brazatos

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555523253

Year of Designation

Reported Area

30.2 km2

Pyrénées

in France

Pyrénées

English Designation

National Park - Core Area

IUCN Category

II

WDPA ID

662

Year of Designation

Reported Area

458.1 km2

Haute vallée de la Pique

in France

Haute vallée de la Pique

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555526399

Year of Designation

Reported Area

82.5 km2

Posets - Maladeta

in Spain

Posets - Maladeta

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555538289

Year of Designation

Reported Area

0.0 km2

Vallées du Lis, de la Pique et d'Oô

in France

Vallées du Lis, de la Pique et d'Oô

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555539451

Year of Designation

Reported Area

0.0 km2

Posets - Maladeta

in Spain

Posets - Maladeta

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555548960

Year of Designation

Reported Area

344.3 km2

Gaube, Vignemale

in France

Gaube, Vignemale

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555526429

Year of Designation

Reported Area

74.0 km2

Posets - Maladeta

in Spain

Posets - Maladeta

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555548960

Year of Designation

Reported Area

344.3 km2

Era Artiga de Lin - Eth Portilhon

in Spain

Era Artiga de Lin - Eth Portilhon

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555549054

Year of Designation

Reported Area

68.7 km2

Baish Aran

in Spain

Baish Aran

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555549053

Year of Designation

Reported Area

124.5 km2

Baish Aran

in Spain

Baish Aran

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555549053

Year of Designation

Reported Area

124.5 km2

Era Artiga de Lin - Eth Portilhon

in Spain

Era Artiga de Lin - Eth Portilhon

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555549054

Year of Designation

Reported Area

68.7 km2

Era Artiga de Lin - Eth Portilhon

in Spain

Era Artiga de Lin - Eth Portilhon

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555549054

Year of Designation

Reported Area

68.7 km2

Ordesa y Monte Perdido

in Spain

Ordesa y Monte Perdido

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555580766

Year of Designation

Reported Area

158.0 km2

Ordesa y Monte Perdido

in Spain

Ordesa y Monte Perdido

IUCN Category

Not Reported

WDPA ID

555580766

Year of Designation

Reported Area

158.0 km2

Pyrénées

in France

Pyrénées

English Designation

National Park - Core Area

IUCN Category

II

WDPA ID

662

Year of Designation

Reported Area

458.1 km2

Pyrénées

in France

Pyrénées

English Designation

National Park - Core Area

IUCN Category

II

WDPA ID

662

Year of Designation

Reported Area

458.1 km2

Pyrénées

in France

Pyrénées

English Designation

National Park - Core Area

IUCN Category

II

WDPA ID

662

Year of Designation

Reported Area

458.1 km2

Pyrénées

in France

Pyrénées

English Designation

National Park - Core Area

IUCN Category

II

WDPA ID

662

Year of Designation

Reported Area

458.1 km2

Ordesa y Monte Perdido

in Spain

Ordesa y Monte Perdido

English Designation

Nacional Park

IUCN Category

II

WDPA ID

893

Year of Designation

Reported Area

156.9 km2

Ordesa y Monte Perdido

in Spain

Ordesa y Monte Perdido

English Designation

Nacional Park

IUCN Category

II

WDPA ID

893

Year of Designation

Reported Area

156.9 km2