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Longsheng, Guangxi
Longji terraced fields in Longsheng County, Guangxi, has the reputation of being the highest terraces in the world. Longsheng Terraces are in the southeast of Longsheng County and Heping County. The scale is large and it ranges from 300-1100 meters above sea level with a maximum gradient of 50°. It twists around the mountain from the foot to the top.

Zijuanjie Terrace
Zijuanjie terrace in Shuichexixixi and Fengjiazhenshuanglin, Loudi, Hunan Province covers an area of 200,000 mus. The terrace is situated in mountains between 500-1000 meters above sea level. The largest is less than 1 mu and the smallest can only be planted with tens of Douhe.

Terraces in Guizhou
Jiabang Terrace lies in the northeast of Jiabang Village, Congjiang County, Miao and Dong Autonomous Prefecture, Guizhou Province. It is situated 80 kilometers away from the county. The total area is nearly ten thousands mus. It is large in scale, of great momentum and with beautiful lines. It is the famous scenic spot for terrace photography when mixing with unique ethnic customs of Guizhou.

The most beautiful terrace in Jiangnan
Suichang Terrace with its long cultural history and rare amount of visitors to disturb its rustic charm creates the unique scenery in Zhenan mountain. The large magnificent terrace appears in the Suichang mountain foothills. As it is surrounded by mountains with scarce arable land, villagers open up terraces which are fit for cultivation according to local conditions.

Farming miracles of the Hakkas
Shangpu Terrace lies in Shangpu Scenic Area, Qiyunshan Natural Reserve in the west of Chongyi County, Jiangxi Province. The area is nearly ten thousand mus with Shuinan Village, Shangpu County at the center. Shangpu Terrace is known as “one of Three Terrace Miracles in China”, ranking along side Longsheng Terrace, Guangxi Province and Yuanyang Terrace, Yunnan Province. The terrace is built by the side of the mountain and stretches hundreds of acres with scattered villages dotted along with it.

Yuanyang Terrace, Yunnan Province
Yuanyang Terrace, Yunnan Province lies in Yuanyang County and is the core area of Honghehani Terrace. The terrace is 170 thousand mus and has more than 1300-years of history. Yunnan Honghehani Terrace is large in scale and of great magnificence and stretches the whole south bank of Honghe, Yuanyang, Lvchun and Jinping. Year round, returning farmland to forest has created a good eco-cycle system.    Editor:Wu Qiong

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