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Virtual Field Trip to Machu Picchu

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Resource:Virtual Field Trip to Machu Picchu
Provider:Destination: Machu Picchu
Summary:Age Range: 9-18 (Grades 4-12, with parental supervision). This website provides 360-degree panoramic views of the ruins of Machu Picchu in Peru.
Description:When you get to the website you'll see a picture in the center of your screen and a welcome message below it. Scroll further down the landing page to read an overview of this virtual tour. Then, use the menu on the left side of the screen to see the panoramic view of each area of the tour that includes:
  • Funerary Rock
  • Royal Tomb
  • Inside the Tomb
  • Sacred Plaza
  • Sacred Rock
  • Central Plaza
  • Intiwatana
  • Condor Temple
  • Animals
  • Inca Trail
Click on any one and a new page opens. Below the picture, you can read interesting text that explains what you are seeing. Then click on the virtual tour to see the breathtaking panoramic photo-view.

This is an engaging way to explore a foreign destination without leaving home.

And for a more in-depth discussion, here is a longer virtual tour of Machu Picchu and speculation on the possible significance of its many features:
http://www.niler.com/machupichu/inca1.html
Contributed by:ClickSchooling ©Copyright 2019, All Rights Reserved, ClickSchooling
C A T E G O R I E S
Orientation:General
Subjects:Social Studies
Teaching Methods:Virtual Tour
I N T E N D E D   F O R:
Ages:9,10,11,12,13,14,15,16,17,18
Grades:4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11,12
F O R   M O R E   I N F O R M A T I O N
Web Site:Click here to navigate to web site
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