Excavations (Scavi)

The excavations have revealed circular plan huts from the 15C and 14C BC. Cisterns and a water canal are still visible on the site. Further on is a necropolis which has 450 tombs in small artificial caves.

Useful information

Adresse : 

SS 114

Phone:

+39 0934 150 8211

Price:

6 €

Opening hours

9am-1pm - closed Sun and Bank Hols - by prior arrangement at Soprintendenza (Directorate for cultural affairs) a few days ahead

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