Machu Picchu, Peru

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Explore one of the ancient wonders of the world with Google's Streetview capabilities. It's a remarkable site with sophisticated buildings, considering they were built over 500 years ago.

Want to know more?

Machu Picchu is an Incan citadel set high in the Andes Mountains in Peru, above the Urubamba River valley. Built in the 15th century and later abandoned, it’s renowned for its sophisticated dry-stone walls that fuse huge blocks without the use of mortar, intriguing buildings that play on astronomical alignments and panoramic views. Its exact former use remains a mystery.

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Where is it located?

Machu Picchu, Peru

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'Want to know more?' paragraph: Text paraphrased from https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Machu_Picchu
Image: Martin St-Amant (S23678) / CC BY-SA (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)

Ben Jenkins

I'm Ben, the creator of VirtualTrs. I put together a list of virtual tours for my children during the lockdown of 2020. The list grew so big that I created VirtualTrs to share it with everyone else.

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