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Worth a visit

I agree with so many others that have posted - not worth a long trip to see but if it’s on your way... read more

Reviewed 22 July 2018
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Worth a (slight) detour

If you are in the area I would recommend a visit. The menhir is worth seeing although I wouldn't... read more

Reviewed 22 August 2017
Catherine H
Ainsworth, United Kingdom
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  • Poor2%
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“drive past”(2 reviews)
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Reviewed 16 August 2018

We stumbled across this by mistake, glad we did as it's awesome. There is picnic benches. The area is very peacful

Thank Ellen G
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

I agree with so many others that have posted - not worth a long trip to see but if it’s on your way then do stop by. It is very thought provoking.

Thank Jirvbon
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. We reached...More

Thank Bob B
Reviewed 10 June 2018

It’s a large rock sticking out of the ground next to a field. Not much more I can say! If you want to be impressed by this sort of thing go to Carnac.

Thank Hypnlp
Reviewed 14 October 2017

This imposing 9+ metres high monument dominates a plateau on the outskirts of Dol de Bretagne - a testament to the skill and cultural sophistication of the early neolithic civilisation who lived and celebrated life on the Armorican massif. Apparently, the stone weighs about 120...More

Thank Mary A
Reviewed 22 August 2017

If you are in the area I would recommend a visit. The menhir is worth seeing although I wouldn't suggest making a special trip there from any distance away as there is literally the menhir and that's it! But still worth seeing.

Thank Catherine H
Reviewed 2 August 2017

Great to see and enjoyed the connection with the nearby cathedral, albeit a legend. We enjoyed the visit to the area.

Thank 42Peter1970
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Not far off the main road with a small lay-by car park. Very impressive up close and lots of good photo opportunities. Definitely Worth a visit if in the area.

Thank Peter A
Reviewed 6 May 2017

This extraordinary menhir is a really spiritual stone - standing alone in the landscape it inspires as much awe as a cathedral. One cannot help but wonder how it was put in position so long ago by people with primitive methods of moving these huge...More

Thank 212Bertie
Reviewed 12 January 2017

The poor thing is all by itself out in the field in the middle of no where. Such an oddity really. It is very big (100 tonnes), tall (9.5 meters), slender, and a rather curious shape. Made of pinkish granite....use to have a cross on...More

Thank MTRose
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