Who would have thought that even the monumental Mount Fuji counts as a UNESCO World Cultural Heritage site? Yes it does—most recently. For the Japanese, the volcano is of great religious and cultural significance.

The highest mountain in Japan (elevation 3,776 m/12,388 ft) even stands out from our footage collection of about 15,000 shots of World Heritage sites. And the longer the UNESCO list becomes, the greater our offerings.

Here is a selection of the best shots of the cultural heritage of humanity, including new footage of Mount Fuji:

Our UNESCO Highlights