Look into the tomb hewn in the rock, where, according to the legends live little fairies or clumsy witches.
Near town Angel Rudge (near Alghero) is the tomb of Domus de Janas, which, as legend says, is home to fairies or for small and very clumsy witches.
Archaeology tells us that these tombs were built over 5,000 years ago, and they were burying the inhabitants of the area, along with their chief treasure. Thanks to excavations here were found ancient jewelry, tools, and on the walls of the tomb are drawings, which had a sacred significance.
The tomb consists of 36 rooms, painted figures and reliefs.
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Necropolis of Anghelu Ruju
Near the city of Alghero is the famous tomb of Domus de Janas, which is, according to legend, is home to fairies and witches.15
Location: Strada Provinciale 42, Alghero town
Open hours: from 9:00 am to 7:00 pm
entrance costs €3,5.
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