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Address: Clendy, Yverdon-les-Bains, Switzerland

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Very interesting piece you wouldnt expect!

Nice little place to visit,various stones and good place to get some energy :-),unexpected,pretty close to the lake

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 15 November 2016
Miroslav H
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Geneva, Switzerland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016

Wow. I love prehistoric sites but sometimes am disappointed by the setting. Not here. It's a little isolated although in summer beach-bums hang around nearby. You can walk from the centre but it's at least 20-30 minute walk. No matter, it's right by the lake and you pass through a lovely forest. The site itself is very big. I'm not... More 

Thank Xeni25
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17 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Nice little place to visit,various stones and good place to get some energy :-),unexpected,pretty close to the lake

Thank Miroslav H
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38 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

This is a very odd location and has nothing special to see. I strongly suggest for you to skip this place since it is also a long walk from the city

Thank 532merta
Princeton, New Jersey
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17 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016

This is on the way to the lakeside walk, and well worth the detour. To touch stones carved thousands of years ago really gives a sense of awe and of the flow of time. And it is set within a nature park, that leads to the bird sanctuary and the lakeside.

1 Thank Thomas O
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7 attraction reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 May 2016

It was nice to walk among such old historical monuments, which I didn't even expect to find in Yverdon. The place is pretty, well taken care of and has stands with information about the statues (in English too). It is also a part of the city's strolls to discover (free map can be received at the Tourist Information Office near... More 

Thank MeExploringTheWorld
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2015 via mobile

He stones are ok. I wouldn't write home about them. But the park is very nice, and the kids had fun running around and stuff. It also complete the museum visit where they talked about the stones.

Thank Abs40Something
Oxford, United Kingdom
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204 reviews
54 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2015

Just on the out skirt of Yverdon ,by a small wooded park close to the beach , interesting but very little history attach to it

Thank Roland S
Almere, The Netherlands
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74 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2015 via mobile

It's quite nice to see. Nothing impressive though, I guess if you are really interested in the topic it might be really exciting.

Thank Javier P
Lausanne, Switzerland
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121 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2015

Well not really, no huge crowds or weirdos dressed up as wizards, but it's marginally impressive albeit slightly smaller and a re-creation of what they thought was there 2000+ years ago. Free, easy to get to from the station and close to the lake/ other activities.

Thank toby r
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52 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2014

Interesting place if you like the prehistory. Those menhirs have a lot of story. They're located at a 10 minutes walk from the city center. You can go by foot or by bicycle, and there's a car's park 100 meters away. It's a nice place to go after a walk near the lake with is located at 200 meters. It's... More 

Thank Filipe-kun

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