World Heritage City is a city that has been selected by UNESCO to indicate the value of what humanity or nature has create it. And today we will take a look at the 7 world heritage sites in Asia. Where is it? Let’s have a look!
1. Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya Historical Park
Let’s start with the World Heritage City, the first place in Thailand, our home first. Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya Historical Park, Historic City of Ayutthaya. This is the center of the Ayutthaya Kingdom, which includes Ayutthaya. an ancient capital Has been register as a world heritage site on December 13, 1991 in the historical park. There are many important ancient sites. Ancient palaces, old temples, gardens, villages, etc.
2. Luang Prabang
Luang Prabang Town of Luang Prabang is located in northern Laos. It is an ancient city which is the first capital of Lan Xang Kingdom The city is located on the Mekong and Khan rivers. It was registered as a World Heritage Site in December 1995.
3. Hoi An
Quang Nam, Vietnam
Hoi Hoi An Ancient Town or read by a Vietnamese accent that Hui Xian is a small town. It is in the middle of the country in the province of Quang Nam. Which in the past was the largest port city in Southeast Asia ever, and in 1999, UNESCO. Has registered the old town of Hoi An as a world heritage site.
4. Qin Shi Huang’s Military Cemetery
The Mausoleum of the First Qin Emperor is the number one attraction in Xi’an, China. It was list as a World Heritage Site in 1987, the mausoleum of Chinese Emperor Qin Shi. Huangdi or Qin Shi Huang Of the Qin dynasty, which was discover by accident by a farmer in the village of Xiyang.
Inside the Qin Shi Huang Military Cemetery. Each building has more terracotta soldier dolls as an army. That was a great miracle of mankind.
The Historic Villages of Shirakawa-go and Gokayama are located in the Hida Plateau. It is a unique peasant village for centuries. And there is register as a world heritage site in 1995. The distinctiveness of this place is the house in the village. This is known as home to Picasso’s Tsu Kun made of thick grass. To be able to withstand the weight of the snow that falls heavily in winter.
6. Kathmandu Valley
Kathmandu Valley Kathmandu Valley is the cultural heritage of Nepal, it is the culture’s ancient Wari. It represents a high historical and artistic achievement, standing 1,336 meters above sea level. This place was register as a World Heritage Site in 1979.
7. Agra Fort
Agra Fort is an important monument locate in Agra. The Indian state of Uttar Pradesh, which is located not far from the Taj Mahal. Agra Fort is a huge fortress. That built with bricks. It surrounds this small city of Agra and was register as a World Heritage Site in 1983.