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Decision : CONF 208 VIII.C
Inscription: The Old Town of Lijiang (China)

The Old Town of Lijiang



C (ii)(iv)(v)

The Committee decided to inscribe this site on the basis of cultural criteria (ii), (iv) and (v). Lijiang is an exceptional ancient town set in a dramatic landscape which represents the harmonious fusion of different cultural traditions to produce an urban landscape of outstanding quality.


Themes: Inscriptions on the World Heritage List
States Parties: China
Properties: Old Town of Lijiang
Year: 1997
Decision Code: CONF 208 VIII.C