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Address: Clendy, Yverdon-les-Bains, Switzerland

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The Stonehenge of Yverdon

Well not really, no huge crowds or weirdos dressed up as wizards, but it's marginally impressive albeit slightly smaller and a re-creation of what they thought was there 2000... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed January 11, 2015
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Lausanne, Switzerland
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Lausanne, Switzerland
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66 reviews 66 reviews
27 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

Well not really, no huge crowds or weirdos dressed up as wizards, but it's marginally impressive albeit slightly smaller and a re-creation of what they thought was there 2000+ years ago. Free, easy to get to from the station and close to the lake/ other activities.

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Switzerland
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25 reviews 25 reviews
18 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

Interesting place if you like the prehistory. Those menhirs have a lot of story. They're located at a 10 minutes walk from the city center. You can go by foot or by bicycle, and there's a car's park 100 meters away. It's a nice place to go after a walk near the lake with is located at 200 meters. It's... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Difficult (it's not all in one location) to find and a little underwhelming. But worth a visit if you have time and patience. These menhirs are not in yverdon as this page suggests. Get off at the first motorway stop after yverdon in direction Neuchâtel. Then drive on until the next village on the secondary road.

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Bercher, Vaud, Switzerland
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22 reviews 22 reviews
13 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2014

The menhirs of Yverdon are a great stop for anyone interested in prehistoric times and archeology. There are a ton of menhirs. They are not in the original location, as they were discovered when lake levels dropped and had to be moved to more stable terrain. For the esoteric amongst you, you will enjoy the energies of the place. One... More 

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Geneva, Switzerland
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113 reviews 113 reviews
6 attraction reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2012

Did some incredible Hartmann measurements there! Pity about the road nearby, but still very impressive, especially when you think these stones are 6000 years old!

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Geneva
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29 reviews 29 reviews
6 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2011

Easy to access by car, interesting. Coffee sbar nearby in the sports centre.

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