List of the 7 Wonders of The World
1. The Great Wall of China
Location : China
Year : 700 BCE
Created By : State Chu
A wonder because it is the largest man-made structure on the earth measuring about 21,196.18 km.
Location : Ma'an, Jordan
Year : 312 BCE
Created By : Nabatean Bedouins
A wonder because of its rock-cut architecture and water conduit system. It is also called the Rose City due to the color of the stone out of which it is carved.
3. Christ the Redeemer Statue
Location : Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Year : 1931 CE
Created By : Paul Landowski
A wonder because of its perch atop Corcovado, which offers the best views over Rio de Janeiro. It’s the world’s third-largest Jesus statue.
4. Machu Picchu
Location : Cuzco Region, Peru
Year : 1450 CE
Created By : Pachacuti Inca Yupanqui
A wonder because of its great archaeological value and a variety of ecosystems.
5. Chichen Itza
Location : Yucatán, Mexico
Year : 600 CE
Created By : Maya people
A wonder because of the interesting facts within it. It is a famous pyramid.
Location : Rome, Italy
Year : 80 CE
Created By : Emperors of the Flavian dynasty
A wonder because of its design and is the largest amphitheater ever built.
7. Taj Mahal
Location : Agra, Uttar Pradesh, India
Year : 1643 CE
Created By : Shah Jahan
A wonder because of the greatest architectural masterpieces in the world.