The Białowieża Forest World Heritage site, on the border between Poland and Belarus, is an immense range of primary forest including both conifers and broadleaved trees covering a total area of 141,885 hectares.

Situated on the watershed of the Baltic Sea and Black Sea, this transboundary property is exceptional for the opportunities it offers for biodiversity conservation.

It is home to the largest population of the property’s iconic species, the European bison.

- UNESCO (CC-BY-SA IGO 3.0)

2 sites in this World Heritage

  • Bialowieza Forest
  • Bialowieza Forest

Bialowieza Forest

Bialowieza Forest

HOTELS
Looking for Hotels around Białowieża Forest?
See Our Deals

DATA

Region
Europe
Country
Belarus Poland 
Category
Natural
Name
Białowieża Forest
Selection Criteria (?)
(ix)(x)
Year of Registered
1979
Year of Revised
19922014
Keyword
Registered in 1979, Revised in 19922014