Travel to Sardinia

Day 2 Roccia dell´Elefante (5 Km)

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(in 5 km) The Roccia dell´Elefante (Elephant Rock) is a large stone of trachyte and andesite, with a strong red, heavily eroded by the elements that have given the appearance of an elephant. The rock, which has a height of about four meters, is located on the outskirts of Castelsardo in SS114, few meters after the turn of the road SP90.

Roccia dell'Elefante
Roccia dell´Elefante

Besides its scenic tourist interest, the rock also has archaeological importance by the two "Domus de Janas" (apogee funeral) excavated in the rock in prenuragic period.


 

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