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Wulong County

Wulong County
武隆县
County
Location of Wulong County in Chongqing
Location of Wulong County in Chongqing
Country People's Republic of China
Municipality Chongqing
Area
 • Total 2,872 km2 (1,109 sq mi)
Population (2010)
 • Total 351,000
 • Density 120/km2 (320/sq mi)
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)

Wulong County (simplified Chinese: 武隆县; traditional Chinese: 武隆縣; pinyin: Wǔlóng Xiàn) is a county level subdivision of Chongqing Municipality, in South-Central China.

Chongqing is one of only four provincial level municipalities of China, with direct-control.

World Heritage Site

Numerous Wulong Karst limestone rock formations are scenic landmarks in Wulong County. They are protected within the UNESCO South China Karst World Heritage Site.

Features


External links

  • Media related to South China Karst at Wikimedia Commons



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