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Good, marked panoramic view from the top

Please be forewarned that all of these Neolithic sites featuring megaliths are not designed for the... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2018
Bob B
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Holiday, Florida
Wonderful viewpoint

The site is an elevated mound with a small chapel on the top. The summit is reached from a nearby... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2018
JohnL508
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Appletreewick, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 19 September 2018

It's a prominent tumulus, and at such a scale there was an enterprising christian who built a church up there. But you can;t enter the tumulus, just enjoy the new from the top. Parking is available.

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Reviewed 12 July 2018

Please be forewarned that all of these Neolithic sites featuring megaliths are not designed for the physically challenged. There are virtually no paved walk ways, no ramps, and no elevators. We had a rented car and got to this site using our GPS. This site...More

Thank Bob B
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

The site is an elevated mound with a small chapel on the top. The summit is reached from a nearby small car parking area by a short walk of a few steps up a rather steep hillside path. When at the top you can walk...More

Thank JohnL508
Reviewed 4 June 2018

Park at the bottom and then it is a fairly steep but short climb leading up to this church. worth going for the view.

Thank Jackie E
Reviewed 10 April 2018

not a lot here but the excellent view. once one of the grandest burial chambers, its huge , unfortunately now though it seems to be no more than a giant mound with a closed run down chapel sitting on top. would have loved to have...More

Thank elliot45108
Reviewed 6 November 2017

St.-Michel is a tumulus, a tomb of 12 m high and about120 m of large; on the hill is a little chapelle, also with the name St. Michel, and a large board with many informations of the site of Megaliths region and the 3000 Menhirs,...More

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Reviewed 5 October 2017

Worth a visit and has a great view over Carnac and the surrounding countryside. Free parking when we visited and enjoyable countryside walks in the surrounding area.

Thank Adam B
Reviewed 23 September 2017

Wonderful views from this tumulus. The place has a tranquil feel to it, and the plaques are very informative, showing where tumulus is, where there's still signs of a medieval settlement on the south side, and the church on the top. Worth a 30 minute...More

Thank Campagnolo39-53
Reviewed 1 September 2017

From the top of the Tumulus there are some great views of the surrounding area. The Chapelle is closed, however, there are plenty of information boards about the tumulus and the chapel.

Thank Eddie R
Reviewed 29 May 2017

loved visiting this site,well looked after.The energy and feel of this site is excellent and a must to visit

Thank Honor W
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