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Roccia dell'Elefante

Ss 134, Castelsardo, Sardinia, Italy
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Bit of a disappointment. Just an ugly rock on the side of the road. Difficult to stop and observe... read more

Reviewed 2 May 2018
Arvid K
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Berkel-Enschot, The Netherlands
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Picture vieuw

Toruristic place, pictures vieu, place to be and to take a picture. Impressive rock that looks like... read more

Reviewed 3 March 2018
Tatiana S
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  • Very good42%
  • Average21%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“elephant rock” (8 reviews)
“quick stop” (3 reviews)
“nice stone” (2 reviews)
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Ss 134, Castelsardo, Sardinia, Italy
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"nice stone"
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"short detour"
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"amazing site"
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"nature"
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"elefant"
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Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

Bit of a disappointment. Just an ugly rock on the side of the road. Difficult to stop and observe. Something you can do without... Check out the beaches instead!

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Reviewed 3 March 2018

Toruristic place, pictures vieu, place to be and to take a picture. Impressive rock that looks like an elephant

Thank Tatiana S
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Reviewed 9 December 2017

The rock lies along the road without good parking. If you don't pass this place, no worries. You don't miss it.

Thank luc_verstraeten
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Reviewed 9 October 2017

That's all it is! We took a 2km detour to see this after seeing the signpost - we saw it about 12yr ago when we last visited Sardinia. It is pretty impressive - I prefer the distance view rather than close-up. If you're nearby I'd...More

Thank bikergirl
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Reviewed 4 October 2017

Strange that a stone shaped like an elephant should be high up on the things to see nut it is truly impressive. This becomes more fascinating when you get closer and it seems to have been some ancient tomb, with small holes for bodies visible....More

Thank SteveS1970
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Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Currently the road is closed just after the rock, so you arrive and have to U-turn. Thermocouple is just on the left side, and it is impressive. Also the valley downstairs is a good view, moon- kind. Definitely worth the short detour.

Thank aa27
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Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

This rock is a must see! And you can take really nice photos there. Only parking is a little bit difficult because you must leave the car on the road...no parking

Thank Polonca P
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Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

It’s a big stone. Looks like an elephant. That’s it. :) If you are in the area then it’s a nice short stop for a photo. But don’t drive more then 50km for it.

Thank udotrappe
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Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Suggest you only bother to visit if you happen to be passing. Not worth a special trip in my opinion.

Thank r0ckge0
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Reviewed 13 September 2017

It's a beautiful elephant shaped rock just standing there by the side of the road. If you are passing by the north region it's right outside Castelsardo. You have free parking and it's a free natural attraction with easy access.

Thank JoaoMMiranda
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