Nanjing Hotspot

Cluster of at least 4 WHS within reach for a return day trip from a center.

The center is: Nanjing
Neighboring hotspot: Hangzhou (80min)

Connected Sites

Site Rationale Link
Classical Gardens of Suzhou frequent trains to Suzhou (1.5h)
Grand Canal Several components around Nanjing. Yangzhou, Wuxi, Changzhou, Suzhou
Imperial Tombs several components at Nanjing center
Temple, Mansion and Cemetery of Confucius Frequent fast trains to Qufu East in less than 2.5 hours. The site is less than 30 mins bus from the station

Map of Nanjing Hotspot

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  • Cultural
  • Natural
  • Mixed
  • Tentative


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  1. Not be "self evident"
  2. Link at least 3 different sites
  3. Not duplicate or merely subdivide the "Category" assignment already identified on this site.
  4. Add some knowledge or insight (whether significant or trivial!) about WHS for the users of this site
  5. Be explained, with reference to a source