Tràng An Scenic Landscape Complex

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Trang An Landscape Complex
UNESCO World Heritage site
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Location Red River Delta, Vietnam
Criteria Cultural and Natural: (v)(vii)(viii)
Reference 1438bis
Inscription 2014 (38th Session)
Extensions 2016
Area 6,226 ha (15,380 acres)
Buffer zone 6,026 ha (14,890 acres)
Coordinates 20°15′24″N 105°53′47″E / 20.25667°N 105.89639°E / 20.25667; 105.89639Coordinates: 20°15′24″N 105°53′47″E / 20.25667°N 105.89639°E / 20.25667; 105.89639
Tràng An Scenic Landscape Complex is located in Vietnam
Tràng An Scenic Landscape Complex
Location of Tràng An Scenic Landscape Complex in Vietnam.

Tràng An is a scenic area near Ninh Bình, Vietnam renowned for its boat cave tours.[1] On 23 June 2014, at the 38th session of the World Heritage Committee in Doha, the Trang An Scenic Landscape Complex was inscribed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.[2]

The Trang An Scenic Landscape Complex includes Hoa Lư, Tam Cốc/Bích Động, and Bai Dinh Temple.

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  1. ^ Lonely Planet Vietnam Lonely Planet, Iain Stewart, Brett Atkinson - 2012 "Boat trips (100,000d for up to four people) take two hours to tour the caves and tunnels. Bring a hat and sunscreen as the boats lack shade. Trang An is 7km northwest of Ninh Binh"
  2. ^ "Six new sites inscribed on World Heritage List". UNESCO. Retrieved 23 June 2014.