Nazca, Peru Itinerary: What to do including the UNESCO Nazca Lines and aqueducts!

Itinerary: Hits and Misses of One Day in Nazca, Peru

Nazca, Peru Itinerary: What to do including the UNESCO Nazca Lines and aqueducts!

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 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

nazca lines | nazca lines monkey  I then thought: "I can read the geoglyphs, and they will lead me to the aquifers." Reversing my research pattern, I followed the geoglyphs to the aquifers, instead of following the aquifers to determine if they were identified by geoglyphs. Each time geoglyphs clearly identified the aquifers —in some cases, where one would least expect to find them.

crop circle vs nazca lines

The Monkey, Nazca Lines, Peru. The Nazca Lines cover were built between 200 BC & 700 AD and can only be viewed from the air.

"Candelabra" of Paracas Peninsula, Peru.  Carved into a coastal cliff, this geoglyph is 650' high x 200' wide.  Although similar to the Nazca Lines that lie 125 miles southeast, it was made by an earlier civilization, the Paracas, who lived about 650 BCE.  Visible from far out at sea, the Candelabra was a navigational landmark, as it still is today.  Photo by Y.A. Bertrand.

"Candelabra" of Paracas Peninsula, Peru. Carved into a coastal cliff, this geoglyph is high x wide. Although similar to the Nazca Lines that lie 125 miles southeast,

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.

A desert full of mysteries: the Nazca Lines and beyond - Lonely Planet NAZCA, PERU

A desert full of mysteries: the Nazca Lines and beyond

A desert full of mysteries: the Nazca Lines and beyond - Lonely Planet NAZCA, PERU

Nazca lines. So big, they can only be seen from sky. Who draw them?

The Biggest Mysteries Of Ancient History

The Nazca Lines are a series of ancient geoglyphs located in the Nazca Desert in southern Peru. They were designated as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in

'Astronaut', the Nazca Lines,  Peru.  This one looks like an alien and there are those who believe extraterrestrials made the designs...

Going up in a dodgy little plane to see these in 9 weeks! 'Astronaut', the Nazca Lines, Peru. This one looks like an alien and there are those who believe extraterrestrials made the designs.

Nazca lines known as the Candelabra / Paracas // Peru /// I soooo want to see this from the sky!

Nazca lines known as the Candelabra / Paracas // Peru /// I soooo want to see this from the sky!

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

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