During October 2016 with other Australians I got a chance to see five natural and one mixed World Heritage site in Sichuan and Yunnan Provinces of western China. I also visited three Cultural sites. All were in high altitude areas near the edge of the Tibetan Plateau where the basic height was 2,000 metres but reaching much higher. The sites all justify their inclusion on the prestigious World Heritage List.
To read more, download the PDF Observations on some Chinese Natural WH Sites (2.9MB)
The complete diary PDF now available Discovering China 2016 Diary (7.7MB)