The Nazca lines are a series of ancient geoglyphs located in the Nazca Desert in southern Peru.  Their purpose remains unknown. The hundreds of individual figures range in complexity from simple lines to stylized hummingbirds, spiders, monkeys, fish, sharks, orcas, & lizards. The lines are shallow designs made in the ground by removing the reddish pebbles & uncovering the whitish/grayish ground beneath. Designated as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1994. #mytumblr

The Nazca lines are a series of ancient geoglyphs located in the Nazca Desert in southern Peru. Their purpose remains unknown. The hundreds of individual figures range in complexity from simple lines to stylized hummingbirds, spiders, monkeys, fish, shark

Travel, World Heritage Mysteries, Peru | Take a flight over Nazca Lines, at South Peru Amazing! Did you know new research suggests they may have been used by two separate groups of people to make pilgrimage to an ancient temple?! #nature #awesome 05/2015

Mysterious Nazca Line Geoglyphs Formed Ancient Pilgrimage Route

Week 4 'The Monkey' Nazca Line, Nazca, Peru. The Nazca Lines are a series of ancient geoglyphs located in the Nazca Desert in southern Peru.

Nazca Lines in Peru were created by the Nazca culture between 400 and 650 AD.[1] The hundreds of individual figures range in complexity from simple lines to stylized hummingbirds, spiders, monkeys, fish, sharks, orcas, and lizards.

Hidden for centuries beneath the sand and stone of Peru's Nazca Desert, strong winds have revealed previously unknown giant geoglyphs.

The Nazca Lines are located in the Nazca Desert, a high arid plateau that stretches between the towns of Nazca and Palpa on the pampa (a large flat area of southern Peru). The desolate plain of the Peruvian coast which comprises the Pampas of San Jose (Jumana), Socos, El Ingenio and others in the province of Nasca, is 400 Km. South of Lima, covers an area of approximately 450 km2, of sandy desert as well as the slopes of the contours of the Andes.

The Nazca Lines are located in the Nazca Desert, a high arid plateau that stretches between the towns of Nazca and Palpa on the pampa (a large flat area of southern Peru). The desolate plain of the Peruvian coast which comprises the Pampas of San Jose (Ju

The best way to view the Nazca lines are by air. Your private plane is a smooth 30 mins viewing 70 of these ancient geoglyphs. Nazca, Peru.

Nazca Lines

The Dog: The best way to view the Nazca lines are by air. Your private plane is a smooth 30 mins viewing 70 of these ancient geoglyphs.

the nazca lines are a series of geography located in the nazca desert ...

the nazca lines are a series of geography located in the nazca desert . The Lines were made by removing the iron-oxide coated pebbles which cover the surface of the desert. When the gravel is removed, they contrast with the light color underneath.

Pinterest
Search