There are a lot of most beautiful man made wonders wonders in this world which tangles the minds of the people, it makes everyone stunned and they are mind blowing. Some of the wonders are man made and some of the wonders are man made. The man made wonders are mostly the piece of architecture and are made several years ago. Some of them are wiped away or destroyed by the earthquakes, storms and other natural disasters. In this article, I am going to state the Top 10 Most Beautiful Man made Wonders In The World are:
10. Easter Island Statues, Peru
9. Colosseum, Rome
Colosseum is the largest amphitheater ever made in the history of the world. It took 9 year to build this massive amphitheater and it was built somewhere around 70AD. The building can hold almost 50,000 people and it has 80 entrances. In early years, the arena was used for bloody contests which include the gladiators fight too. In 1980s, the wonder was added to the UNESCO’s world heritage list.
8. Parthenon, Acropolis
The Parthenon is located in Athens and it is one of the most amazing places in this world. It took 10 years for temple to be constructed completely. The construction was started in 447 BC and it was completed in 438 BC. The purpose of building temple was to give the shelter to the statue of Athena Parthenon. Since then, the temple was used for multiple purposes. It served as a mosque, as a temple, as a church and even as a fortress.
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7. Christ the Redeemer, Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
This is a modern manmade wonder which is named in the top 10 manmade wonders. It is seen by a lot of people recently as the Football Worldcup in Brazil attracted a lot of audience to Brazil. The most important and noticeable point in this wonder is that the stone made to build this enormous wonder of world were imported specially from Sweden. When the Rio De Janeiro was completed, the person who was owner of this project turned into Catholicism.
6. Taj Mahal, India
In this list of top 10 manmade wonders, this one is not only a manmade wonder but it is also a symbol of extreme love. This is build with a white marble clad and was built on the order of Emperor Shah Jehan. He ordered to build this as a memorial of his beloved wife Nur Jehan. There are plenty of stunning buildings built during the time span of Mughal Empire but this is the only one considered in the top 10 manmade wonders.
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5. Petra, Jordan
Petra is one of the most ancient cities built in Jordan. The city is also referred as the “Rose Red City” and “half as old as time itself.” This is said to be the old capital of Nabataeans. The city was built at the side of Wadi Musa Canyon. The must see building of Petra is Al-Khazana. This building is built splendidly as it is carved on a sandstone rock. If you visit Jordan and you did not go to this city, your visit to Jordan will be incomplete.
4. Angkor Wat, Cambodia
The name of Angkor Wat is not only written in one of the largest religious buildings in the world but it has also made its way in the top 10 manmade wonders. Angkor Wat is massive structure which covers the area of almost 500 Kilometers. The building has nymphs carving and the number of nymphs carving in the building is above 3000. Angkor Wat not only served as a temple but it surrounded a number of capitals of Khmer Empire. In old days, Angkor Wat was in use of Hindus but right now, it is used by Buddhists.
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3. Machu Picchu, Peru
Machu Picchu is one of the most amazing places named in the top 10 manmade wonder in the world. For a huge time period, the city was not discovered. In 1911, a Hawaiian historian discovered this city. It was situated at the top of Urubamba valley. It was a master piece of architecture and had natural vegetation sites as well as water springs. This was situated at the top of a mountain and its height made this city one of the safest places to live. Moreover, Machu Picchu is also known as “lost city of the Incas.”
2. The Great Wall of China
At number 2 in the top 10 manmade wonders list is the Great Wall of China which is the largest manmade construction ever. It is also one of the ancient constructions and estimation is that it was built almost 2000 years back. This huge wall covers the distance of 8851 Kilometer and the material used in its construction includes Brick, Wood and Stone. In building this wall, almost One Million people lost their lives. At different points, the height of wall is different. Furthermore, this is the only single manmade piece of Architecture that is visible from the outer space (even a person standing on moon is able to have a glimpse of the Great Wall of China).
1. The Great Pyramid of Giza, Egypt
Pyramids are one of the most ancient pieces of architecture that makes a person spellbound. The Great Pyramid of Giza among the Seven Wonders of the Ancient world that is still in touch and the one which survived among seven. There are three pyramids and the Pyramid of Giza is the oldest. It took the time of almost 20 years to build this amazing piece of architecture. Pyramid of Giza was made for Pharaoh Khufu. In the list of top 10 manmade wonders, The Great Pyramid of Giza holds the first position.