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Ha'amonga'a Maui Trilithon

Lapaha, Tongatapu Island, Tonga
+676 882 0222
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Very Interesting Formation

Very nice place for pictures, nothing really special as we have seen many rock formations. Some... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
WPEVLE
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Fort Myers, Florida
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Amazing ' Stonehenge type of thing" in that no ones knows who made this stone sculpture or when... read more

Reviewed 14 December 2017
Waranga
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Victoria
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This mysterious 11th-century stone arch weighs about 12 tons and is made up of three large slabs.
  • Excellent23%
  • Very good42%
  • Average30%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
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“island tour” (11 reviews)
“worth a visit” (5 reviews)
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Lapaha, Tongatapu Island, Tonga
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+676 882 0222
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nice place for pictures, nothing really special as we have seen many rock formations. Some local vendors selling crafts out there. Again be careful, these people know what they are doing, I really wonder if they are all hand made.

Thank WPEVLE
Reviewed 14 December 2017

Amazing ' Stonehenge type of thing" in that no ones knows who made this stone sculpture or when exactly, but they believe it was for the fishermen and used as a sundial when to go out to fish and to come back. There's stalls there...More

Thank Waranga
Reviewed 23 November 2017

As I have said before, there are not too may interesting sightseeing locations in Tonga, but you should add this to your itinerary. You only need about 15 minutes to look around, but worth stopping for.

Thank KENPHOTO74
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Tongan version of Stonehenge. Pretty cool for when you think about how on earth did they get them there as well as the one on top.

1  Thank Kirsty G
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

I wish there was more information about this stop. We endured a spine-endangering drive to get here & were disappointed that there was only one sign offering an explanation about why it's there. Great stop but the pressure to buy a ridiculously expensive piece of...More

1  Thank NikkiMcConville
Reviewed 4 October 2017

We visited as part of an island tour. The history from the guide was interesting. Its not a must do, but as part of the culture and tour it was worthwhile and very good.

Thank nzp0ppy
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

Very curios rock structure - seems to align with the longest and shortest days plus also has a smaller Rock carved for a paranoid king. Get a local guide to tell you the story of why the King was a renown knee cracker! Good walks...More

Thank kristianj54
Reviewed 14 September 2017

This amazing monolith is a historic remnant of the Tongan culture. Not only is this massive site free it is also a must see for those that like solstice alignments.

Thank reesrjobs
Reviewed 29 August 2017

We went there as we wanted to do a whole tour of the island with our rental car. It's nice to see, but you won't miss much if you don't get a chance to do it. There are people selling souvenirs on the car park.

Thank David_fr84
Reviewed 27 August 2017

This site is ok, but not a must see. The image tells the story and there is not much else to it. If you have time and are traveling around the island then check it out, but don't go out of your way.

Thank cashew c
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