Necropolis of Santu Pedru

Alghero, Italy

The necropolis of Santu Pedru is an archaeological site of the municipality of Alghero, Sardinia. Located near the road to Uri, the necropolis consists of 10 domus de janas. Dating back to the pre-Nuragic period (third millennium BC), the burial site was used for about a millennium during which alternated the cultures of Ozieri, Abealzu-Filigosa, Monte Claro, Bell Beaker and Bonnanaro.

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Founded: 2000-3000 BCE
Category: Cemeteries, mausoleums and burial places in Italy

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Maria Vittoria Pintore (41 days ago)
È affascinante e c'è un panorama stupendo. Peccato sia chiuso.
Nearly Lord Tom (4 months ago)
I did not find it on the map.
Viaggi e Volti Travels and People Discovery Web Tv (5 months ago)
Wonderful and interesting site. Not reported. Contact the Silt cooperative to visit it and they will illustrate it very well. Comfortable shoes and pants recommended ...
Steve Lee (12 months ago)
Unbelievable how many of these sights there are around here. Good to see but not really worth the trip to get there unless you had a guide to gain some more in-depth knowledge of the area
Ignazio Carassino (2 years ago)
Necropolis dated 3000 years BC, consisting of 10 tombs, the most important of which is that of the "Vases tetrapods", excavated by the late prof. Ercole Contu. It is located along the Ittiri-Alghero road.
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