Upper Middle Rhine Valley
Rank: Top 300
Wonder Type: Cultural
The 65km-stretch of the Middle Rhine Valley, with its castles, historic towns and vineyards, graphically illustrates the long history of human involvement with a dramatic and varied natural landscape. It is intimately associated with history and legend and for centuries has exercised a powerful influence on writers, artists and composers.
This article uses material from UNESCO World Heritage List article "Upper Middle Rhine Valley", which is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike 3.0 IGO License.