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A college degree in antiquities has much mileage here for students of ancient history.

Curiosity brought me here many years ago long before the calendar dates suitable for indicating the... read more

Reviewed 19 April 2017
GuidoLocattelli
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Akron, Ohio
Connection with history

We went here on bikes, it's about 5km out of town and a bit neglected. That adds to the sense of... read more

Reviewed 10 April 2017
peccary7
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Kingston upon Thames, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 11 August 2018

It is a great place but hard to find if you are not with a local and it's overgrown with weeds. It is a pity as it has a great atmosphere, you can sense the historical value of the archeological site. It is worth a...More

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Reviewed 4 July 2017

One of the truly most exciting sites to visit if you are into history. These tombs date back to 4-5oo BC and the paintings in many are still very vibrant. A don's miss site. The whole thing takes about an hour of so and is...More

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Reviewed 19 April 2017

Curiosity brought me here many years ago long before the calendar dates suitable for indicating the time of my visit are made available for competing this review. I had traveled by train through central Italy and was staying hear Lago di Bolsena in Capodimonte. Train...More

1  Thank GuidoLocattelli
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

We went here on bikes, it's about 5km out of town and a bit neglected. That adds to the sense of discovery though as you scramble over the ruins and peer into the tombs. The kids loved it and I felt a connection with (6th...More

Thank peccary7
Reviewed 8 June 2016

Our expert tour guide led us to the hillside site of many tombs unique to this special culture, Narrow stairs descend to each individual tomb which was painted celebrating the life of the occupant - each is unique. The surrounding countryside vistas from this hill...More

2  Thank Blondedawg
Reviewed 23 May 2016

If you are in to history then a visit to the necropolis at Tarquinia will be a real treat. It is an easy hour and a quarter train ride from Rome. There is a local bus that will take you to the entrance to the...More

Thank teenasan3
Reviewed 21 April 2016

We had given up looking for the site when we found a tiny brown sign in an overgrown hedgerow pointing us toward an unmanned car park. The entire site is unstaffed and there is little in the way of signage as the steep gravel path...More

1  Thank Hilarywears
Reviewed 29 October 2015 via mobile

About 7 miles from Viterbo along a one and a half lane rural Road without very many signs. Once you reach the unpaid parking area it's about three quarters of a mile on foot over a very primitive Rollinghill path. We arrived after a severe...More

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