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Ancient Burial Chamber

Whilst walking part of the Anglesey Coastal Path recently, I passed by this burial chamber close to... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2018
Jason J
Burial Chamber by the Sea

The burial chamber is in a lovely location by the sea with great views. Car parking and a little... read more

Reviewed 3 April 2018
SleepingSnowLeopard
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The interior of this ancient tomb contains well-preserved rock carvings.
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Road A4080, Llanfaelog, Wales
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+44 1443 336000
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Reviewed 7 September 2018

If you are seriously into prehistoric carvings, this is in the first rank***** If you are not, then it is not all that exciting*** The story behind the name is that a giantess was carrying a load of stones in her apron and dropped them....More

Thank Peter Pedr J
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

This is an amazing little walk with stunning views and a great little beach Small car park with charge Really interesting history and beautiful burial chamber We were lucky and someone had the key so we could get inside, if you can do this to...More

Thank elizabeth w
Reviewed 11 August 2018

The walk up to Barclodiad y Gawres alone is more than rewarding - the view all along the way is simply breathtaking. Situated on a peninsula, with sea on three sides, you can just stand on that fascinating old burial mound for hours and look...More

Thank binapiraeus
Reviewed 10 August 2018

Whilst walking part of the Anglesey Coastal Path recently, I passed by this burial chamber close to Rhosneigr. The gates were locked at the time but I could still see inside. Not really sure if the gates are ever opened to be honest as there's...More

Thank Jason J
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

Not really worth making a special visit, but if you in the area pop by, if not for a peak through the entrance's bars you'll see some amazing views.

Thank Darren R
Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

Diverted from a walk to see this, cannot see much other than mossy rocks through railings. From other reviews think can gain access but there was no mention of this at the location

Thank Julie C
Reviewed 25 May 2018

If you are into this type of genre you will be flabbergasted, I was, this burial site is fantastic CADW has done a great job of restoration. We know that these sites are not as due to our ancestors pillaging the stone and goodies that...More

Thank Tad666
Reviewed 3 April 2018

The burial chamber is in a lovely location by the sea with great views. Car parking and a little beach also next to it. Chamber is a shortish walk away on good terrain. It's a shame that we couldn't go inside, but we understand that...More

Thank SleepingSnowLeopard
Reviewed 25 January 2018

Years ago, this chamber used to be wide open. There were no iron gates and people respected the site. Stone Age artwork could be seen on the walls and the chamber was clean. Last time I visited, the place was littered with empty, soft drink...More

1  Thank Astralsurfer
Reviewed 4 October 2017

A restored burial mound, unfortunately locked most of the time. Access can be gained by contacting the local shop. Stunning views from the headland, on the beautiful coastal path.

Thank cilla d
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