Dunhuang Yardangs

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Dunhuang Yardangs is part of the Tentative list of China in order to qualify for inclusion in the World Heritage List.

The Yardang’s at Dunhuang in extremely arid desert regions in the temperate zone, include ridge-shaped Yardang landforms like a large fleet of ships in a vast sea, castle-shaped Yardang landforms of various shape combinations and isolated hill relic Yardang landforms with strange shapes and excellent aesthetic values, that contribute to the spectacular beauty of the desolate Gobi desert.

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Full Name
Dunhuang Yardangs
Country
China
Added
2015
Type
Natural
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2015 Added to Tentative List

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