Top 10 Wonders Of The World 2016
This world is so much large therefore 10 wonders are not enough to describe the spectacular history of this world because this universe came into being millions of years ago so there are huge number of wonder exist in this world which are also the beauty of this vast universe.
it’s in the knowledge of every person of the world there are seven oldest wonders in the world exist but now in these seven some exist but some are only in the papers or history but here we have to discuss about the top 10 wonders of the world from the start of this universe.
So despite of these seven wonders plenty of more wonders which made this world so much unique, also exist, so in this technological era we will stunned to see the construction styles of these wonders.
So take at look at top 10 wonders of the world 2016.
10: Great Pyramid of Giza
Great pyramid of Giza is one of the oldest wonders of the world which is still exist in this world therefore large number of people visit this place every year as this is also known as Pyramid of Khufu, these are three pyramids which exist in the historical country Egypt, there this is known as oldest wonder in seven wonders of the world and also largest which is still exist. So according to research these pyramids were made about 4 thousand years ago therefore the height of these pyramids is also 146 meters with base 230 meters as these are made of large or heavy stones so this is totally made by men because there was no machinery in those days.
9: Roman Baths
Another beautiful and historical wonder of the world is none other than of Roman Baths which shows the complex interest of Roman empires in construction during their era but interesting to know that this bath was preserved for the bathing of public. As this is oldest therefore this is below the level of street but Roman Baths have many features but four are main which include roman Temple, Roman Museum, Roman bath House and at the end Sacred Spring, these were completed at the end of 19th century so these are now most attractive places for the tourists of the world because according to reports more than 1 million tourists visit this place every year but visitors can visit this place but not permission to enter in this water.
8: Leaning Tower of Pisa
Leaning Tower of Pisa is another oldest wonder of the world because this was completed in 14th century this is also known as simply the Tower of Pisa so the height of this tower is just about 56 meters from ground at lower side but at the higher side of the tower is 56.67 meters and the width of the walls is also about 2.44 meters, this tower is leaned at the angle of 5.5 therefore this is known as top wonder of the world. This tower is consist of 296 steps but according to reports it is told that now the leaning of tower is decreased from 5.5 to 3.99 degrees so this shows that the top level which is also 7th floor displaced 3.9 meters horizontally.
7: Chichen Itza
Chichen Itza is also another beautiful wonder of the world which was so far called as Pre Columbian city that is built by the Maya People in 400 A.D, it is located in the north central, north of Yucatan Peninsula that is now called as Mexico, according to reports that it has 1500 years old history which is located about 75 miles away from Merida. From its beginning days it was under the government of priests, so why name of Chichen called as chichen because meaning of chichen is At the mouth of the well of Itza, as history that it was belief of people of those days they thrown people from that height to made their people happy and make their life with full of dignity.
6: Hagia Sophia
Hagia Sophia is another beautiful wonder of the world, which was initially a church but later on turned into Mosque but now this is known as a Museum in Istanbul Turkey, as according to history of that this was constructed in 537 A.D, from its era 1204 to 1261 it was changed into catholic church but it was mosque form era of 1453 to 1931 so this was famous due to its beautiful huge dome which told the beautiful history of its construction, therefore it was largest or biggest cathedral of the world for thousands of years, so this wonder has holy respect from all over the world, length of this is about 82 meters with width 73 meters.
5: Colossus of Rhodes
Colossus of Rhodes is famous and big statue of Greek titan-god of the sun Helios which is situated in the city named as Rhodes therefore it is known as Colossus of Rhodes, which is constructed in 230 B.C in greek island, as this is included in seven wonders of the world because it is an oldest wonder of the world, so the question is here that why this statue is constructed? According to the history it was built over the victory on rulers of Cyprus by Rhodes, because danger for Earthquack it was build 30 meters above the land therefore it was tallest statue of the oldest world, now it is been reported that Government asked to built new statue on its original place.
4: Machu Picchu
Machu Picchu is a green area on the top of the mountain which is 2430 meters above that of the sea level so far highest greenery area of the world so it is situated in Cusco Region, Urubamba Province, Machupicchu District in Peru, there is no exact year of its construction but it was founded in the 15th century in 1450. According to history it is consist of civilization of Inca but this gain the attention of world in 1911 therefore now visited by the tourists of the world because of its attractive places, so this area is included in the UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1983 so now a days it is considered in the existing new seven wonders of the world.
3: Taj Mahal Agra
Taj Mahal Agra is nothing behind the most beautiful wonder of the world because it shows the great architecture of Muslims ruler over India, it was built on the bank of river Yamuna with total white marble, it was constructed from 1632 to 1653 in the era of Mughal Emperor Shah jahan who built this in the memory of his beloved wife Mumtaz. So according to estimate that almost 7 to 8 million tourists visit this place every place because this is one of the most beautiful places in the world therefore this is considered as wonder of the world, cost on the construction of this Mahal was 32 million rupees at that time, it was also included in UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1983.
Petra is also one of the most popular archaeological as well as historical places situated in southern Jordan, more interesting thing about this place is that it was built by the cutting of rock therefore known as rock cut place; this place Petra is also famous as Rose City because almost every color of rock is available in this city. As about the history of this place it was built in 312 BC and considered as the capital of the country so this city is more attractive place therefore considered as most visited place of Jordan so this was included in UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1985, for western world this was unknown till 1812 but now this is included in new 7 wonders of the world.
1: The Great Wall of China
At the end, the most beautiful existing wonder of the world is The Great Wall of China as this is totally made of stones, wood, temped earth, bricks and many other kinds of material therefore this is strongest wall in the world which may be impossible to break, it was built to protect China so it world as border line for country. It was build by Qin Shi Huang which was the first emperor of China, according to history it was rebuilt or maintained by date and time so according to surveys that this wall is about 21,196 km long in which its all of branches include that is why this is great wall of China so this is greatest wonder of Asian technological country.