Ancient Burial Chambers, Avebury & Stonehenge
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the Ancient Burial Chambers, Avebury and Stonehenge tour
Enjoy a private guided tour of Stonehenge. This stone temple was built around 5,000 years ago, making it older than the pyramids of Egypt. One of the most famous prehistoric structures in the world, Stonehenge is a fascinating monument.
Avebury stone circle is one of the most important Megalithic monuments in Europe. It covers 28 acres of stone circles and has stones weighing over 75 tons. Your guide will reveal the mysteries of this lesser known ancient site.
Explore the ‘Long Barrow’, a dark Neolithic communal burial chamber and discover its secrets. The tomb was used for a millennium, before being closed off at around 2000 BC. Visit Silbury Hill, the largest man-made mound in Europe, dating back 5,000 years. At over 39 meters high, the mound is made up of layers of chalk and clay. Could it be the burial place of an ancient warrior king? Stop for lunch at the village pub and discuss the theories with your guide.