Driving along the road, watch carefully for the sign to Tomba Giganti Thomes, it is easy to miss. But, once your are there be prepared to be astonished, especially if you are like we were and knew very little about the tombs. From the parking area, it is a little walk through the brush to the imposing S'Ena e Thomes... 更多
To get there you leave Nuoro and turn towards Dorgali on the S129. You then turn on to the S131 and at the 19km sign there is a bit of a carpark on the right with a coloured easily visible sign. You just open the gate and walk 7-10mins to come across this ossuary site which is interesting given the... 更多
We had read about these “Giants’” tombs that appear around Sardinia, but it isn’t until you actually visit one that you start to understand why people took some time to realise what they were. This particular one near Dorgali is easy to miss - the clues being a couple of signs, a small rough parking area and a large ironwork... 更多
The place looks abandoned untill you pass true the gate. The gate was open and there was no entrance fee, only the sign asking you to close the gate when you leave due to wild animals. The prehistorical cementary is located on the hill, in the middle of blooming meadows. The open view to the mountains and to the sea... 更多
Never seen anything like this before. Especially enjoyed the setting, walking a short distance through a natural area and suddenly seeing this odd stone construct, stage-like, before you. Almost an alien feeling, quite photogenic.
Although to get to the tomb is a bit of walk (10 minutes) it was worth the time and effort. The walk is through fields and not at all strenuous. It is not a large site but quite amazing when you realize that people had to move these huge stones into place to provide a gravesite in the middle of... 更多
the giant grave s´ena e thomas is located not far away from dorgali in direction to nuoro, not well sign... 更多