Category: My Son.

World Heritage Site #949 :: My Son Sanctuary, Vietnam

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Between the 4th and 13th centuries a unique culture which owed its spiritual origins to Indian Hinduism developed on the coast of contemporary Viet Nam. This is graphically illustrated by the remains of a series of impressive tower-temples located in a dramatic site that was the religious and political capital of the Champa Kingdom for most of its existence.

Location: Duy Phu Commune, Duy Xuyen District, Quang Nam Province.
GPS: N15 31 0, E108 34 0
Date of Inscription: 1999
Criteria: (ii)(iii)
Property : 142 ha
Buffer zone: 920 ha
Ref: 949

Category: My Son