Old Town of Lijiang World Heritage Site

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Old Town of Lijiang
UNESCO World Heritage Site
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LocationLijiang, Yunnan, China
CriteriaCultural: (ii), (iv), (v)
Reference811bis
Inscription1997 (21st session)
Extensions2012
Area145.6 ha (360 acres)
Buffer zone582.3 ha (1,439 acres)
Coordinates26°52′N 100°14′E / 26.867°N 100.233°E / 26.867; 100.233Coordinates: 26°52′N 100°14′E / 26.867°N 100.233°E / 26.867; 100.233
Old Town of Lijiang is located in Yunnan
Old Town of Lijiang
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Old Town of Lijiang is located in China
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Dayan (Chinese: 大研), commonly called the Old Town of Lijiang (simplified Chinese: 丽江古城; traditional Chinese: 麗江古城; pinyin: Lìjiāng Gǔchéng) is the historical center of Lijiang City, in Yunnan, China. It is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.


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