National parks, UNESCO world natural heritage sites, nature experience parks and regional nature parks

The parks of national importance have beautiful countryside, rich biodiversity and high-quality cultural goods. The park communities, general public and cantons are committed to preserving these values, promoting their region’s economic and social development and using the parks sustainably. The federal government has supported the construction and operation of Swiss parks since 1 December

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Parks and UNESCO world natural heritage sites

Tags: Landscape and Space, Landscapes/Habitats, Protected areas, Nature conservation, Leisure time
Spatial extents: Switzerland, Switzerland plus
Time: 2020

Map objects: Berchtesgaden, Dolomiti Bellunesi, Ecrins, Gesäuse, Gran Paradiso, Grosses Walsertal, Hohe Tauern, Jungfrau-Aletsch-Bietschhorn, Kalkalpen, Mercantour, Monte San Giorgio, Parco Nazionale della Val Grande, Parco Nazionale dello Stelvio, Tektonik Arena Sardona, Triglavski, Vanoise