Almendres Cromlech

Almendres Cromlech

Boasting a spectacular hillside location among olive and cork trees, this stone circle is the most important megalithic site in Portugal. Its 96 standing stones were arranged in an oval in 5000-4000 BCE.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
248697
Names
Almendres Cromlech
Cromeleque dos Almendres
Cromoleque dos Almendres
Materials

Timeline

c. 5000 BCE

Almendres Cromlech erected in Portugal