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Address: Sollacaro, Corsica, France
Phone Number: +33 4 95 74 00 91
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Vestiges of civilization from the end of the Neolithic era and the...

Vestiges of civilization from the end of the Neolithic era and the beginning of the Bronze age until 1500 BC.

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An interesting way to spend an hour

Well signposted, though not an easy drive up to the site. Entry fee is reasonable and you can buy an English guide for just a few more euros, which is definitely worth it for the... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed July 31, 2016
Love_Sea_And_Ski
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Leeds, United Kingdom
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Jerusalem
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170 reviews
114 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The site of Filitosa is approached down a track through an ancient olive grove. The first monument to be seen is a rock overhang and surrounding wall. Then the visitor comes upon the central monument. Various hut platforms are all around, and the track leads a further 50m to the Western Monument or torri. From there, one can enjoy a... More 

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Leuven, Belgium
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438 reviews
136 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 153 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 27, 2016

I highly recommend visiting this beautiful historic site. The menhirs with faces of people who lived centuries ago are really mesmerizing and there is even music playing in some locations. The site in itself is beautiful and provides an easy stroll so you can enjoy the pre-historic remains at your own pace. Don't miss out on this!

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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153 reviews
60 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 31, 2016 via mobile

Well signposted, though not an easy drive up to the site. Entry fee is reasonable and you can buy an English guide for just a few more euros, which is definitely worth it for the map and explanations of the site. You can walk over all the old settlement and get up close to the statues, which makes it fun... More 

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Ljubljana, Slovenia
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9 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 23, 2016

Communication in English was not possible with the staff at the entrance (not even a single word). Audio recordings in English on the site are very hard to hear. You need to wait for other visitors to listen to the recordings in their chosen language, because audi guide is actually one speaker.

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Thank Miha1000
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 15, 2016

Amazing historical place and very warm welcoming little town and site. I recommend it to people passionate for history and even for the curious ones. I stayed in one of the lodges in the site and it was just a perfect experience.

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Tulln, Austria
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96 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 138 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

Visited the site with 2 kids. Very well organized, structured and informative. It was great that explanations on site were also given in languages other than French. Definitely worth a visit.

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brussels
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8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 6, 2016

In the middle of nature, you can see a part of the history of Corsica very nice. take water with you when it's summer.

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Wimborne Minster, United Kingdom
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466 reviews
161 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 291 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 1, 2016

Easy to visit if you're driving between Bonifacio and Ajaccio, but I doubt there's public transport - a site covering 5,000 years of history, well-presented and in a lovely spot. The central 'fortress' area dominates the valley, including store-rooms and ancient hut circles as well as shelters almost hidden among the trees. The main interest is the upright standing statues... More 

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Pays d'Ajaccio, France
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22 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 27, 2016

Stunning menhirs in a bucolic setting, the path meanders through the landscape taking in the menhirs, shame about the piped music.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 23, 2016

The place, with its vales and hills, the stranges stones shaped by the time and winds and overall the statues coming from prehistoric times, its very good equipment, with explanations and mysterious music ; make this place very attractive !

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