Sites displaying or depicting chariots.
|Archaeological Site of Delphi||"The life-size statue of a chariot driver was found in 1896 at the Sanctuary of Apollo in Delphi." (wiki)|
|Chola Temples||Darasuram: Horse drawn chariot|
|Ellora Caves||Ellora Cave no. 25 depicting hindu sun god with his chariot|
|Hampi||Stone chariot with two elephants pulling|
|Luang Prabang||The Golden Royal Funeral Chariot is kept in Wat Xiang Thong|
|Mausoleum of the First Qin Emperor||Ca. 130 chariots were buried together with the soldiers|
|Nubian Monuments||Relief of Ramses II located in Abu Simbel, depicted riding a chariot when fighting at the Battle of Kadesh|
|Pompei||Excavators in 2021 found the bronze and tin chariot almost fully intact, with wooden remains and the imprint of ropes.|
|Sun Temple, Konarak||Shaped as the chariot of sun god Surya|
|Tassili n'Ajjer||The paintings and engravings of the Horse Period commonly depict horses and horse-drawn chariots.|
|Thracian tomb of Kazanlak||A chariot race is depicted in the murals inside the tomb|
|Yin Xu||Includes Chariots pit of the Shang Dynasty|
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