The 7 Wonders Of The World: Visit These Wonderful Places


The 7 Wonders Of The World: Visit These Wonderful Places

UNESCO identified the 7 Wonders of the World in 2007. The Giza pyramids, hanging gardens, and Machu Picchu are a few classical wonders of the world. Taj Mahal, Roman Colosseum, and the Great Wall of China are recognized as modern wonders of the world. The Great Wall of China is the only monument that secured a place in both the classical and modern wonders of the world. Therefore, these man-made wonders will rejuvenate your spirits and assure an exciting feeling for a lifetime.

Taj Mahal

This monument was built by Mughal emperor Shah Jahan in the fond memory of his wife, Mumtaz Mahal. The construction of this beautiful tomb turned monument took 22 years, and nearly 20,000 laborers and architects worked for this.

This building is located on the banks of river Yamuna. This white marble monument was recognized as a world heritage site by UNESCO in 1993. It was named as one of the seven wonders of the world in 2007 in the list of modern wonders, along with the new monuments. Mughal garden, mosque, and tombs of Mughal family members are other attractions near this place.

Chichen Itza

The 7 Wonders Of The World: Visit These Wonderful Places
The 7 Wonders Of The World: Visit These Wonderful Places

This was recognized as the world wonders by UNESCO a decade ago. It is located in the Mexican Peninsula. Also, this is a popular archaeological monument with a pyramid-like construction which is above 79 feet high. This is a UNESCO recognized world heritage site.

Great Wall Of China

This is a 5,500 feet long wall situated near Gansu Province to Dandong, North Korea Border. It was built during the reign of the Qin dynasty to defend the Silk Road trade. This wall was made of sand and stones. Hence, one can dare to walk along this wall and see rare monuments and fortresses constructed during the ancient period.

Machu Picchu

This monument was the ruined city of Peru. It was rediscovered in 1911. Also, it was situated above the ruins of monuments of olden Peru civilization or Peru’s sacred valley.

Christ The Redeemer

This is one of the symbolic statues of Brazil. It stands on Mount Corcovado in Rio. It is 30 meters high and was built during the World war I reign. Also, this monument is made of concrete as a mark of gratitude for divine power.

The 7 Wonders Of The World: Visit These Wonderful Places
The 7 Wonders Of The World: Visit These Wonderful Places

Petra, Jordan

This is the city of ruins built around 4000 BC. It is believed that Jordan is settled around 9000 BC and the city was built during the reign of the Nabataean kingdom. Hence, this city was identified as the World Heritage site in 1985.

Colosseum, Rome

It is an ancient monument constructed during the Roman regime during 80 AD. In fact, it is built to accommodate lakhs of spectators for gladiator wars and animal slaughters. This is one of the biggest tourist attractions in Italy. Thus, the capacity of this colosseum is around 50,000 spectators.

Conclusion

The above list of the man-made wonders that give a magnificent memory to the soul. Though the olden city of Mayan culture, Hanging Gardens, and Easter Island are classical wonders, the above list makes the best destinations for you to visit this year.

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