Pyramids in South America

Pyramids in Peru

Many of Peru’s ancient structures have lasted well, but not the pyramids. Most of them have eroded so much they are unrecognisable. Below is a restored adobe pyramid from around 800BC, located in the middle of the high-rise district of San Isidro.

Covering over 540 acres and including 26 major pyramids the Tucume site dates to about 1100 AD. The… Continue reading