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Torre d'en Galmes

Carretera San Bou, s/n, Menorca, Spain
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Well worth a visit

Spent an hour or so here and this site is quite amazimng - dates back to c 1200 bc and if you're... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Carol H
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Edinburgh
Great activity for cloudy days

This place Is very big and has very interesting spots. Incredible that is still there after more... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
LORENA G
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  • Average4%
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Carretera San Bou, s/n, Menorca, Spain
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent an hour or so here and this site is quite amazimng - dates back to c 1200 bc and if you're interested in yhis sort of thing you should go fot a visit - just a short drive outside Alaior and only a few...More

Thank Carol H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place Is very big and has very interesting spots. Incredible that is still there after more than 2100 years. Great activity for any ages when it is cloudy or chilli. Price 3 euros and free on Monday. Parking at the entrance. Easy to get...More

Thank LORENA G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This prehistoric site is enormous. Informative boards are placed around the site explaining in various languages about life and the use of the buildings. There are caves and sanctuaries and houses which you can go in. If you don't like ruins this isn't for you....More

Thank DJM-156
Reviewed August 8, 2017

An enormous site which has been well reconstructed in areas and salvaged from wild olive trees. We went at dusk and it was so wonderful being set on a hill and so extensive. There are caves and sanctuaries and houses. Quite unbelievable. If you don;'t...More

Thank the_finchley_lees
Reviewed August 5, 2017 via mobile

I expected to ramble through a few rocks but it was so much more than that. First I came to the visitors centre where I read all about the ancient settlement dating back beyond 1500BC. I also saw some artefacts which had been excavated. Then...More

Thank Lisle P
Reviewed August 1, 2017 via mobile

This prehistoric site is an incredible experience and a must see if you are interested in history or human civilizations. It is an active archeological site so there are working digs in progress, but it won't impede your ability to interact with the ruins. You...More

Thank Corinne109
Reviewed July 10, 2017 via mobile

Well if you Believe in fairytales this place is for you. The old story goes that there were giants living there, hence the large structures's of the T shaped stones. You can see around all over the place the famous Minorcan stones laid one on...More

1  Thank Shlomi B
Reviewed June 18, 2017

I think probably the best site on the island with good infomation boards and friendly, helpful staff manning the littls kiosk.

Thank Malkybarkid
Reviewed May 22, 2017

Visited here on the way back to our base but had not realised how big the place was, we visited on a Monday so it was free. Great place

Thank Christineneuen
Reviewed May 19, 2017

Well, who knew? A tiny island with such a rich historical culture. We went here on a blisteringly hot day, and would probably stayed longer if we hadn't felt we were crisping up, but there really are some amazing facts about who used to live...More

3  Thank Therealartestu
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Lisle P
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I went today. There is a small car park with a manned information/ticket hut. in the corner of the car Park were some bike racks where I was able to secure the bike, safe in the knowledge that it was in view of the ticket... More
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