Necropolis of Montessu
The necropolis of Montessu lies on a hill north of Villaperuccio. The tombs are of the type Domus de Janas, prehistoric chambers cut in the rock. All main types of grave chambers can be found there, in use since 3000 BC up to the bronze age, which makes this necropolis unique in its kind. In more recent times the largest graves have also been used as shelters by shepherds and their families.
Address: Localitą Montessu - Villaperuccio (CI)
Opening times: 09:00 - 17:00
Prices: 5,00 euro (reduced 3,00 euro)
Guided tours available
The information has been updated for 2016 but prices and opening hours may vary.