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The ancient canal
Beijing Hangzhou Grand Canal is the world's longest mileage, project is the largest of the ancient canal and the oldest one of the canal, and the Great Wall, Kaner said as in ancient China, the three great engineering and use so far, is the working people in ancient China to create a great project, is one of the symbols of the Chinese culture status. Dayun Henan play (now Hangzhou Yuhang, north to Zhuojun (now Beijing), via this, the four provinces of Zhejiang, Jiangsu, Shandong, Hebei and Tianjin, Beijing, and through the Haihe River, Yellow River, Huaihe River, Yangtze River and Qiantang River five major river systems, a total length of about 1797 kilometers. The canal to the economic and cultural development and exchanges between the north and the south of China, in particular, has played a great role in the development of the industrial and agricultural economy along the line.
Spring and autumn for cutting Qi and dug, the Sui Dynasty greatly expanded repair and through to the capital Luoyang and even Zhuo Jun, Yuan Dynasty revision abandoned Luoyang and take up to Beijing. It has been excavated 2500 years of history. In 2002, the Grande Canale was included in the "south to North Water Diversion Project". June 22, 2014, the thirty-eighth World Heritage conference announced that China's the Grande Canale project successfully selected World Heritage list, become China's forty-sixth World Heritage projects.
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