The prehistoric village of Capocorb Vell was one of the largest in Majorca. Nowadays there remain five talayots (Talaiotic culture flourished in Majorca between around 1300 and 800 BC) and 28 dwellings.

At Capocorb Vell, about 10km south of Llucmajor, you can see five talaiots and wander around the ancient village, 100m above sea level just inland from the coast. The Talaiotic people kept sheep and the sound of sheep bells in the nearby fields is a touching reminder of continuity.

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Founded: 1100 BC
Category: Prehistoric and archaeological sites in Spain

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Erhard Umbach (2 years ago)
Für nur 3 € Eintritt und dann eine derartige Sensation. Nicht leicht zu finden, hier kann man sehen wie man vor langer Zeit die ersten Ansiedlungsversuche gewagt hat. Markierter Rundgang durch die Steinhäuser ist zu empfehlen. Hier gibt es den nicht erwarteten besten Kaffee con Leche, Espresso usw., natürlich auch den berühmten Mandelkuchen.
Tuomas Juntunen (2 years ago)
Somebody might think that only place were is stones masses, but intresting place because stones has very old history.
Dmitriy Bykov (3 years ago)
Nice to visit. Interesting. No credit cards accepted.
JA AU (5 years ago)
A secret treasure in the island. Outstanding monument and so unknown that few visitors come to this place. On the con, few explanations are provided.
Cais (5 years ago)
It had a nice bar... very good value and really middle of no where. Quite peaceful. Nice to walk around during the megaliths
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