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"Mummies in the Desert" Peru Things to Do Tip by mad4travel

Peru Things to Do: 659 reviews and 852 photos

  Mummies near Nazca
by mad4travel

There is a mummy cemetry close to Nazca where you can see over a dozen mummies where they were discovered.

There is also a small museum with some mummies and artifacts.

Due to the dry desert air the one in the musuem is quite well preserved.

You can also see bones (including skulls) strewn around the surface and bleached white by the sun.

A very arid and spooky place!

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  • Written Jul 14, 2005
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