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UNESCO World Heritage Sites in China

1987Imperial Palaces of the Ming and Qing Dynasties in Beijing and Shenyang
1987Mausoleum of the First Qin Emperor
1987Mogao Caves
1987Mount Taishan
1987Peking Man Site at Zhoukoudian
1987The Great Wall
1990Mount Huangshan
1992Huanglong Scenic and Historic Interest Area
1992Jiuzhaigou Valley Scenic and Historic Interest Area
1992Wulingyuan Scenic and Historic Interest Area
1994Ancient Building Complex in the Wudang Mountains
1994Historic Ensemble of the Potala Palace, Lhasa 21
1994Mountain Resort and its Outlying Temples, Chengde
1994Temple and Cemetery of Confucius and the Kong Family Mansion in Qufu
1996Lushan National Park
1996Mount Emei Scenic Area, including Leshan Giant Buddha Scenic Area
1997Ancient City of Ping Yao
1997Classical Gardens of Suzhou
1997Old Town of Lijiang
1998Summer Palace, an Imperial Garden in Beijing
1998Temple of Heaven: an Imperial Sacrificial Altar in Beijing
1999Dazu Rock Carvings
1999Mount Wuyi
2000Ancient Villages in Southern Anhui – Xidi and Hongcun
2000Imperial Tombs of the Ming and Qing Dynasties
2000Longmen Grottoes
2000Mount Qingcheng and the Dujiangyan Irrigation System
2001Yungang Grottoes
2003Three Parallel Rivers of Yunnan Protected Areas
2004Capital Cities and Tombs of the Ancient Koguryo Kingdom
2005Historic Centre of Macao
2006Sichuan Giant Panda Sanctuaries - Wolong, Mt Siguniang and Jiajin Mountains
2006Yin Xu
2007Kaiping Diaolou and Villages
2007South China Karst
2008Fujian Tulou
2008Mount Sanqingshan National Park
2009Mount Wutai
2010China Danxia
2010Historic Monuments of Dengfeng in “The Centre of Heaven and Earth”
2011West Lake Cultural Landscape of Hangzhou

UNESCO Biosphere Reserves in China

YearSite Name
1987Xilin Gol
1997Jiuzhaigou Valley
1998Nanji Islands
2000Gaoligong Mountain
2000Shankou Mangrove
2001Saihan Wula
2002Dalai Lake
2007Xingkai Lake

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