"To be included on the World Heritage List, sites must be of outstanding universal value and meet at least one out of ten selection criteria," states the UNESCO World Heritage Site. "What makes the concept of World Heritage exceptional is its universal application. World Heritage sites belong to all the peoples of the world, irrespective of the territory on which they are located." Places designated as World Heritage Sites make up some of the most interesting and well-preserved places to visit in China.
One of the most important Taoist temple complexes in China. Also the birthplace of Wudangquan style of martial arts.
The old part of the city hasn't changed since Ming times. The city wall is still intact.
Capital Cities and Tombs of the Ancient Koguryo Kingdom
Suzhou has some of the best-preserved classical gardens in China.
Dazu Rock Carvings
The historic seat of the Dalai Lama, now partially open to tourists.
Ancient seat of emperors since Ming Times.