Things to see and do - Thapsos
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Thapsos Travel guide
Thapsos : Michelin's recommendations
The Magnisi peninsula was the site of an important prehistoric civilisation around the 15C BC. The discovery of Maltese-style Mycean pottery is an indication that Thapsos was a major trading centre.
Tourist attractions Thapsos : Things to see and do
The excavations have revealed circular plan huts from the 15C and 14C BC. Cisterns and a water canal are still visible on the site. Further on is a necropolis which has 450 tombs in small artificial caves.