World Heritage Sites
GeoWorld Travel geology tours often visit World Heritage Sites especially geological ones. Tours that visit World Heritage Sites include: the Azores, Canary Islands, Italy, Germany, Morocco, Oman, Scotland, South Africa, England & Wales, USA and Wales Day Tours. Notable geological World Heritage Sites include: Pompeii & Herculaneum and Mount Etna in Italy; the Messel Pit in Germany; Cradle of Humankind, uKhahlamba Drakensberg Park and Vredefort Dome in South Africa; the Jurassic Coast in England; Yellowstone and the Grand Canyon in the USA and Blaenavon Industrial Landscape in Wales.
The following trips visit World Heritage Sites:
(Future tour still under development) Inside and Under the Volcanoes - visits Central Zone of the Town of Angra do Heroismo , and Landscape of the Pico Island Vineyard Culture
England & Wales
Jurassic Coast & the Complete Geological Timescale - visits Stonehenge , The Jurassic Coast, Blaenavon Industrial Landscape, and Castles and Town Walls of King Edward in Gwynedd
Volcanic Island Hopping - visits San Cristobal de La Laguna, Teide National Park and Garajonay National Park
The Classic Volcanoes - visits Historic Centre of Naples, Archaeological Areas of Pompei, Herculaneum and Torre Annunziatach, and Isole Eolie (Aeolian Islands), Mount Etna
Volcanoes & Famous Fossil Sites - visits the Messel Pit Fossil Site, and Speyer Cathedral
Trilobite Safari - visits the Medina of Marrakesh and the Ksar of Ait-Ben-Haddou
Ocean Crust and Mountains of Mantle - visit the Al Ayn UNESCO World Heritage Site. Here there are 21 Bronze Age tombs set in impressive scenery. It also visits the Falaj Daris World Heritage Site, which is a 2000 year old irrigation system. It also visits Bahla Fort World Heritage Site.
The Birth of Geology - visits Old & New Towns of Edinburgh and the Forth Bridge
Gold, Diamonds and Mammal-like Reptiles - visits Cradle of Humankind, uKhahlamba Drakensberg Park, Cape Floral Kingdom and Vredefort Dome
Yellowstone, Dinosaurs and Grand Canyon - visits Grand Canyon National Park, and Yellowstone National Park
Day Tours - our GeoWorld Travel office is just one mile outside the boundary of the Blaenavon Industrial Landscape World Heritage Site, which we can show you on our Brecon Beacons Tours 'Hobbits & World Heritage' sightseeing tour