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Trip Review for China

Sanqing Mountain National Park

Comments on Sanqing Mountain National Park by the World Heritage Committee The Sanqing Mountain National Park displays a unique array of forested, fantastically shaped granite pillars and various peaks all concentrated in a relatively small area. The looming, intricate rock formations intermixed with delicate forest coverage and combined with ever-shifting … Continue Reading →


Sichuan Giant Panda Sanctuaries

Comments on Sichuan Giant Panda Sanctuaries by the World Heritage Committee Sichuan Giant Panda Sanctuaries, home to more than 30 percent of the world’s pandas (classed as highly endangered), covers an area of 9,245 square kilometers and includes seven nature reserves and nine scenic parks in the Qionglai and Jiajin … Continue Reading →


Three Parallel Rivers of Yunnan Protected Areas

Comments on Three Parallel Rivers of Yunnan Protected Areas by the World Heritage Committee Consisting of eight geographical clusters of protected areas, within the mountainous northwest of Yunnan Province, the 17,000-square-kilometer site features sections of the upper reaches of three of the great rivers of Asia: the Yangtze (Jinsha), Mekong … Continue Reading →


Wulingyuan

Comments on Wulingyuan by the World Heritage Committee A spectacular area stretching over 260 square kilometers in China’s Hunan Province, Wulingyuan is a home of more than 3,000 narrow sandstone pillars and peaks, many over 200 meters high. Between the peaks lie ravines and gorges with streams, pools and waterfalls, … Continue Reading →


Ancient Building Complex in the Wudang Mountain

Comments on Ancient Building Complex in the Wudang Mountain by the World Heritage Committee The palaces and temples which form the nucleus of this group of secular and religious buildings exemplify the architectural and artistic achievements of China’s Yuan, Ming and Qing dynasties (1206-1911). Situated in the scenic valleys and … Continue Reading →


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