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World Heritage Site#1111 :: Cultural Landscape of Honghe Hani Rice Terraces

World Heritage Site#1111 :: Cultural Landscape of Honghe Hani Rice Terraces

State Party: China GPS: N23 5 35.8, E102 46 47.93 Date of Inscription: 2013 Criteria: (iii)(v) Property : 16,603 ha Buffer zone: 29,501 ha Local Weather The Cultural Landscape of Honghe Hani Rice Terraces, China covers 16,603-hectares in Southern Yunnan. It is marked by spectacular terraces that cascade down the slopes of the towering Ailao […]

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About Cultural Landscape of Honghe Hani Rice Terraces

About Cultural Landscape of Honghe Hani Rice Terraces

Since the seventh century, the Hani ancestors who came from the north and went through long-term migration finally found their real home on the south bank of the Hong River. The vast Ailao Mountain area accepted the “most isolated ethnic group in the world” and granted them the dense forest and clean water sources. The […]

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Cultural Landscape of Honghe Hani Rice Terraces :: Location and Tourist Maps

Cultural Landscape of Honghe Hani Rice Terraces :: Location and Tourist Maps

Location Map GPS Coordinates: N23.10816, E102.77092 The Hani rice terraces are widely distributed in the four counties of Yuanyang, Honghe, Jinping and Luchun in the Hani and Yi Autonomous Prefecture of Honghe, Yunnan Province, in the Ailao Mountains and on the southern bank of the Hong River. The nominated property is located in the mountainous […]

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Cultural Landscape of Honghe Hani Rice Terraces :: Video Gallery

Cultural Landscape of Honghe Hani Rice Terraces :: Video Gallery

Hani Rice Terrace – Stairway to Heaven Hanghe Travelogue

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China's Honghe Hani Rice Terraces added to UNESCO World Heritage list

China’s Honghe Hani Rice Terraces added to UNESCO World Heritage list

During its 37th session, which is taking place in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, through Thursday, the UNESCO World Heritage Committee inscribed the Cultural Landscape of Honghe Hani Rice Terraces in China to its well-regarded World Heritage list. The terraces, developed over 1,300 years by the Hani people, is a part of a farming system that incorporates […]

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