Honghe Hani Rice Terraces

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UNESCO World Heritage Site
Cultural Landscape of Honghe Hani Rice Terraces
Name as inscribed on the World Heritage List
Terrace field yunnan china denoised.jpg
The terraces in Yuanyang County

Type Cultural
Criteria iii, v
Reference 1111
UNESCO region Asia and Pacific
Inscription history
Inscription 2013 (37 Session)

Honghe Hani Rice Terraces is the terrace located in the Honghe Prefecture, Yuanyang County, Yunnan, China. The terraces has 1,200 years of history. The distribution has four counties: Yuanyang, Honghe, Jinpin and Lüchun. The core area of the Rice Terraces is located in the Yuanyang County. The area has 1,000,000 acres and declaration area has 16,603 ha.[1]

In 2013, the Honghe Hani Rice Terraces was listed as a World Heritage Site.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b 哈尼梯田申遗成功, 2013-06-22

Coordinates: 23°05′36″N 102°46′48″E / 23.09333°N 102.78000°E / 23.09333; 102.78000