SU NURAXI

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Su Nuraxi is a nuragic archaeological site in Barumini, Sardinia, Italy.

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The oldest part of the nuraghe (an ancient megalithic edifice) consists of a central tower with three superposed chambers (18.6m high), was built in blocks of basalt between the 17th and 13th centuries BCE.

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A village, intended to accommodate the surrounding population, was built around the Nuraghe in the Late Bronze Age.

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