N°11812
Element Art of dry stone walling, knowledge and techniques (Switzerland)
Inscribed in 2018 (13.COM) on the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity
Title as submitted EN: These 22 meters high walls forming the terraces of the „Clos de Cochetta“ (Switzerland) are the highest dry stone walls in Europe. They retain heat necessary to grow vine in the raw climate of the Alps