Chan Chan Ruins Peru - Trujillo

Description: Take a tour of Chan Chan Ruins in Peru part of the Worlds Greatest Attractions travel video series by GeoBeats.

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Joshua - March 28, 2011

your video dates the Chimu culture about a millennium early... they date to around 900 AD, the 10th century, not the 1st. Prior to the Chimu the "separate" Moche civilization thrived in this area, and they do date to the 1st century.

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