Tràng An Scenic Landscape Complex, Vietnam (UNESCO Site)
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Tràng An is a scenic area near Ninh Bình, Vietnam renowned for its boat cave tours. On 23 June 2014 at the 38th session held in Doha, Trang An Scenic Landscape Complex was inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Trang An Scenic Landscape Complex included Hoa Lư, Tam Cốc-Bích Động, Bai Dinh Temple.
Exploration of some of the highest altitude caves scatttered across the landscape has revealed archaeological traces of human activity dating back almost 30,000 years. Illustrating the occupation of these mountains by hunter-gatherers and how they adapted to climatic and environmental changes. The property also includes Hoa Lu, the old capital of Viet Nam in the 10th and 11th centuries AD, as well as temples, pagodas, paddy-field landscapes, with villages and sacred sites.
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