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Huge standing stone in the middle of no where. Its worth a quick look, and the signs are in English... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
bradziker1
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London, United Kingdom
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
Jirvbon
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Huge standing stone in the middle of no where. Its worth a quick look, and the signs are in English and French. Only need to spend about 5-15 minutes.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank bradziker1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a very tall menhir, given its size and age, it is very impressive that it was raised and still stands today. However, it is in the middle of a lonely field, that was completely mud sodden and only had a little sign explaining...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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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

Date of experience: July 2018
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.

Date of experience: July 2018
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

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Bob B
Reviewed 9 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.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Hypnlp
Reviewed 13 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

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Mary A
Reviewed 21 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.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Catherine H
Reviewed 1 August 2017

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

Date of experience: July 2017
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.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Peter A
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