Mount Taishan
Inscribed :1987 Criteria: C (i) (ii) (iii) (iv) (v) (vi); N (iii)

Justification for Inscription: 
Report of the 11th Session of the Committee

1998 State of Conservation Report


Brief description:
The sacred Mount Tai has been the object of an imperial pilgrimage for nearly two thousand years, and the artistic masterpieces contained within it are in perfect harmony with the natural landscape. It has always been a source of inspiration to Chinese artists and scholars and symbolises ancient Chinese civilizations and beliefs.

Natural site datasheet from WCMC


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