Most markings were made by removing the top layer of dark stones from the ground. The longest straight lines run for several kilometers while most of the animal drawings are around 100 - 200 meters across. Why these designs were made is an enduring mystery, particularly since they can only been seen properly from the air.
Day 1: Departure Cusco to Nazca (8:00 a.m.). It takes 15 hours. Spend 1 night in Nazca in a Hostel.
Day 2: At 08:00 a.m. a sightseeing flight - approximately 40 minutes, here you can see the figures of a spider, monkey, dog, colibrí and cóndor. Departure to Cusco (18:00 p.m.). Approximately at 09:00 a.m. arrive to Cusco.
- Bring with you:
* Video or photo camera
* Batteries, films, etc.
* Light clothing and comfortable shoes
* Water and snacks for during the bus trip
* Cap or hat.
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