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Reviewed 4 days ago

There isn’t much to see here but as you drive past the sheer size of this man made Hill gets you wondering what it’s all about. When you delve into its history . It’s about 30 meters high and is one of the oldest man...More

Thank cincinattigirl
Reviewed 6 days ago

They really don't know what this hill is - but it is amazing and is easy to get to on foot from either town or a nearby parking lot.

Thank Jacqueline B
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is hard to imagine that this hill is man made. I would love to walk up it, but it has been requested that people don't, as they may interfere with the archaeology - the reason the hill was made remains a mystery. I confess...More

Thank vannsandra
Reviewed 1 week ago

This mound is adjacent to the A4 London to Bath Road and is known to be at least 2000-2,500 years old. Good view from the top.

Thank alec s
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Anything less than five stars is missing the point. Yes, on the one hand it's just a funny looking hill you can't climb up, but on the other it's a freakingly awesome piece of Stone Age construction. They built it by hand using shoulder blade...More

Thank 210markd
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

good parking and a short walk to view the hill. You can't actually climb this but there are plenty of information boards telling all about the hill

Thank 616rosie88
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Approaching the site by Road was tremendous. Here was this huge hill like a tel. The parking area was close to the hill. However the view was disappointing. It was raining and I didn’t have time to walk to the hill which might have made...More

Thank BlueFalconRidge
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited the hill after Stonehenge and enjoyed the views around. Larger than I imagined it to be and worth a stopover if you're nearby.

Thank nyx799
Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

A great piece of history, even though a main road runs so close to it does not diminish it's ethereal import. A Celtic/britonic masterpiece in early natural architecture. People who grade this place 1 star and wonder at its appeal completely miss the point; it...More

Thank Tryingtobeawriter
Reviewed 14 April 2018

Chilly on top but a great view. I would go in the summer rather than a colder season as it makes it more enjoyable

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Response from PMtraveller2 | Reviewed this property |
We used a private guide Keith Britton who is not just a great guide but an excellent photographer. We got loads of family pics free. If it makes sense for you, you could hire him and his car for the trip. Else there are... More