Honghe Hani Rice Terraces
The Honghe Hani Rice Terraces are the system of Hani rice-growing terraces located in Honghe Prefecture, Yuanyang County, Yunnan, China. 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.
|UNESCO World Heritage Site|
The terraces in Yuanyang County
|Location||Honghe Hani and Yi Autonomous Prefecture, Yunnan, China|
|Criteria||Cultural: (iii), (v)|
|Inscription||2013 (37th Session)|
|Area||16,603.22 ha (41,027.5 acres)|
|Buffer zone||29,501.01 ha (72,898.6 acres)|
Location of Honghe Hani Rice Terraces in Yunnan
Honghe Hani Rice Terraces (China)
In 2013, the Honghe Hani Rice Terraces were listed as a World Heritage Site.
- 哈尼梯田申遗成功, 2013-06-22