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Su Nuraxi

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This defensive structure or "nuraghi," developed on the island of Sardinia during the late second-millennium BC, consisted of a series of defensive towers in the form of truncated cones and internal chambers, all built from stone.
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Viale Su Nuraxi, 09021 Barumini, Sardinia, Italy
+39 070 936 8128
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All reviews guided tour bronze age unesco site be aware steep steps main tower gift shop an english speaking guide beautiful countryside across the street century bc interesting historical site amazing site nice view amazing piece of history take photos watch tower
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

On arrival it looks not very impressive. Some stones around a nuraghe. But entering the site with a guide was amazing. It reveiled all the secrets of these very ancient periods. Entering the nuraghe with its 4 towers. Passing through narrow entrances. Having beautiful view...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank donnat719
Reviewed 24 November 2018

We have already seen some Nuraghi in Sardegna but this one is really something special. Not only in its size. And still a lot of mysteries to unravel....

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank trip1a1
Reviewed 25 October 2018 via mobile

It doesn’t take long to tour this site. The guide was informative and led us down into the tower. He was able to give us information in English and then he spoke in French to a few others on the tour. He gave us time...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank DonnaK335
Reviewed 15 October 2018

This is considered the best preserved and most complete Nuraghe in Sardinia because it was buried until the 1950’s. It had not been plundered for its stones in modern times like many others. We had an English speaking guide, and the tour lasted about one...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 27 September 2018 via mobile

Never knew about this civilization and would have never guessed the ruins from 750 BC would be okay to enter. This is a must see!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank rraschio
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

What a place! You can visit only as part of guided tour which is well worth it and takes 1 hour. You go around the site and then climb the main tower and then go down to the ground level to visit inside of the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank czesiuradek
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

Visited while staying with friends in Sardinia. Was amazed at the quality of the ruins. You can clearly see the type of dwellings people lived in 1500BC. The watch tower was very interesting and you do have the opportunity to go inside. The final fee...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Sharon H
Reviewed 22 August 2018

Visiting this Nuraghe site is a must. Overthere, you go back in time 3500 years ago. Yes, there are only stones and piece of wall. Yes, it's quite small. However thinking about how those people made a 21m 3-levels high tower only with heavy dry...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Jab-Family68
Reviewed 4 August 2018

This is one of the most interesting nuraghe sites on Sardinia. A lot of constructions are preserved. The visit is guided (our guide was speaking Italian and English). The guide tells a lot of interesting facts about nuraghe life (at least what scientists think), shows...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank RJoker
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

Must see, only an hour away from Cagliari. Impressive construction that evolved in time and which withstood time very well.. A pity that not more pictures and paintings have been preserved.. now your imagination needs to do all the work imagining how these people must...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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