Rõuge Stronghold Hill

Rõuge, Estonia

The ancient hill fort of Rõuge was used for defensive purposes between 6th and 11th centuries. Archaeologists have also excavated an Iron Age settlement near the hill. You can visit on the hill by following the hiking trail.

References:
  • Tapio Mäkeläinen 2005. Viro - kartanoiden, kirkkojen ja kukkaketojen maa. Tammi, Helsinki, Finland.

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Ööbikuoru 2, Rõuge, Estonia
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Founded: 500 AD
Category: Prehistoric and archaeological sites in Estonia
Historical period: The Iron Age (Estonia)

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