Transcript: Machu Picchu(: By:Nicole Buhl! It is one of the 7 natural wonders of the world. 7,000 feet above sea level and nestled on a small hilltop between the Andean Mountain range. Separated into three areas;argicultural, urban, and religous. http://video.nationalgeographic.com/video/player/kids/people-places-kids/peru-machupicchu-kids.html 1200 people could have lived in the area, though many theorize it was most likely a retreat. Pre-imperial Inca were simply one of a number of petty tribes in the South central. (People who lived in Machu Picchu) Due to its isolation from the rest of Peru,living in the area full time would require traveling great distances just to reach the nearet village.(were Machu Picchu was found) The structures are aranged so that the funtion of the buildings match the form of their surroundings. Hikers, tourists, and the early explorers describe similar emotions as they climb their way throung the Inca Trail. Sources(: http://sacredsites.com/americas/peru/machu_picchu.html http://www.peru-machu-picchu.com/
Transcript: Machu Picchu was constructed around 1462, It was abandoned less than 100 years later. The person who wanted to built Machu Picchu was by order of the Inca emperor Pachacuti, earth What was Machu Picchu HOW OLD IS MACHU PICCHU How do you get to Machu Picchu Machu Picchu was a special place in the sacred landscape of the Inca city. It was built to celebrate the defeat of a powerful rival ethnic group called the Chancas. Who discovered Machu Picchu WHERE IS MACHI PICCHI There are two ways to get to Machu Picchu. You can take a train there or you can go by foot. WHY WAS IT BUILT WHO BUILT IT Machu Picchu Hiram Bingham was the person who discovered the ruins of Machu Picchu Now one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world, Machu Picchu's original purpose is still unknown Nestled a top a mountain ridge in Peru, the 15th-century Inca city of Machu Picchu had sat largely forgotten for centuries Bones are still at Machu Picchu
Transcript: Mach Picchu Where is it located? Machu picchu is 2,430 meters above sea level. This Inca site is locaed in the Cusco Region of Peru,South America.It is on a mountain ridge above the Urubamba Valley in Peru. When was Machu Picchu Around? Famous Rulers Sacred or not? The Inca Empire The Inca empire was not even around for more than two centrys! They had very quick develoment. "The Free Automatic Bibliography and Citation Maker." EasyBib. Web. 23 May 2012. <http://www.easybib.com/cite/view>. "Historic Sanctuary of Machu Picchu." - UNESCO World Heritage Centre. Web. 24 May 2012. <http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/274/>. "Inca Emperors." Inca Emperors. Web. 23 May 2012. <http://www.machupicchu-inca.com/inca-emperors.html>. Machu Picchu Moutian. Photograph. Peru. Machu Picchu. Photograph. Peru. Machu Picchu. Photograph. Peru. Wi. Web. <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Machu_Picchu>. "Machu Picchu." Wikipedia. Wikimedia Foundation, 17 May 2012. Web. 21 May 2012. <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Machu_Picchu>. "Machu Picchu." Wikipedia. Wikimedia Foundation, 17 May 2012. Web. 21 May 2012. <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Machu_Picchu>. Map of Machu Picchu. Photograph. Trans. Google. Photograph. "Prezi." Prezi.com. Web. 21 May 2012. <http://prezi.com/1q4cyisaffxx/edit/>. Thats all for now! Most archaeologist think that Machu Picchu was created for the emperor Pachaacuti.Born in 1438 and 1472. Manco Capac was the first Inca emperor. Machu Picchu reminds me of Indiana Jones The "Incas"(People who lived in Machu Picchu) started building around 1400.It was abandoned later around the time of spanish conquest. Johan Rinhard thinks that Machu Picchu is a sacred religious site.His theory is becsuse of where Machu Picchu is located.The site is on a moutian that Inca ritual offerings are butied under them. The Lost city of Peru
Transcript: WHAT?,WHERE?,WHY BUILT?,WHO BUILT IT? WHAT?: Machu Picchu is an ancient Inca they are mountains of Peru. It is also called The city of Gods.was then lost for 400 years but then discoverd in 1911. The mountain is 9,060 feet. WHERE??: Machu Picchu is mountain in Urubamba Valley in Peru, South America. WHY BUILT?: Machu Picchu wad constructed around 1460, at the height of the Inca Empire. But as i reasearched more there was a expert sating they still havn't acutually found as to why it was built besides that they used it to adore there Gods and pretty much just live and give thanks to there different Gods. WHO BUILT IT??: Machu Picchu was likely started by order of the Inca emperor Pachacuti. How old?,Who discoved it?,Who built it?. How old is Machu Picchu?: Machu Picchu was built 1462 so from now 2011 it would be 549 years ago. Who discoved it?: Harry Bingham's father crowning achievent was his exploration of Machu Picchu almost 100 years ago. Who built it ?: They still arent sure but it was started by the Inca empire but the finished by Beinghsm. Machu Picchu
Transcript: Machu Piccu Many people from all across the world take a pilgrimage to this site for spiritual escapism and enlightenment You might know this site as the setting of the movie "The Emperor's New Groove" Many endangered animals are found in this region such as the Andean Cock Of The Rock and the Dwarf Brocket Machu Picchu By Blake & Austin Machu Picchu is found in the Cusco region on Peru and was built by the Incas. "Machu Picchu translates to "Old Peak" and is a very mysterious wonder of the world and was only rediscovered recently in 1911 after disappearing for 400 years. Facts In Conclusion Machu Picchu is a site of stunning architecture and agriculture that we do not and may not even completely understand. Whether people make the pilgrimage for spiritual escape or to marvel at the genius work of ancient Incas, all pilgrims leave Machu Piccu with a sense of deep connection with the Incan people.
Transcript: Machu Picchu Machu Picchu was re-discovered in 1911 Standing 2,430 meters above sea level Machu Picchu is located in the Cusco Region of Peru. The Incans Built it a long, long time ago. This used to be a a great incan Palace
Transcript: Hiram Bingham discovered Macchu Picchu was a Yale archaeologist Hiram Bingham in his tent during the excavation of Machu Picchu Incas some believe Machu Picchu was... the last refuge of the Incas Machu Picchu Video about Macchu Picchu
Transcript: Machu Picchu Machu Picchu is 7000 feet above sea level. Machu Picchu means old peak or old mountain. Machu Picchu is made up of 150 different buildings. Machu Picchu was discovered in 1911. Machu Picchu is known has "The lost city of Incas". Yale Archaeologist Hiram Bingham found Machu Picchu. Machu Picchu is the 15 Inca site. Machu Picchu is one of the most visted sites. Machu Picchu's 100 anniversary was July,07,2011. Machu Picchu is located in the Andean Montains Bibliography www.wwfblogs.org/.../12/29/ten-interesting-facts-about-machu-picchu incas.mrdonn.org/machupicchu.html www.styishardtrendy.com/travel/top-15-wonders-of-the-world-world-wonders sacredsites.com/americas/peru/machu-picchu.htm simple.wikipedia.org/wiki/machu-picchu www.history.com/topics/machu-picchu www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-uscanada-14057296 www.opentravelinfo.com/.../machu-picchu.html By.Amellia Mcghee M Machu Picchu has 100 separate fligths of stairs.
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