03 March 2017

#1225 China

The Honghe Hani Rice Terraces are the system of Hani rice-growing terraces located in Honghe PrefectureYuanyang CountyYunnanChina. The terraces' history spans around 1,200 years. The distribution has four counties: Yuanyang, Honghe, Jinpin and Lüchun. The core area of the terraces is located in Yuanyang County. The total area measures 1,000,000 acres, with the declaration area being 16,603 ha.

Date of Inscription on the List of UNESCO WHS: 2013

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