Beside Big Ben and London Bridge, people will known Stonehenge as the famous places to visit when in UK. Actually, Stonehenge is located around 90 miles west from Central London, but it's very well within a comfortable day trip. To get there from London City, you can take bus tour or public transportation. If you choose to take public transportation, you can take train to Salisbury, the nearest town. Train run from London direct to Salisbury in every thirty minutes from 6.30 am and the fastest train need 1 hour 22 minutes.
Stonehenge is giant rocks monument which shaped like circle with diametre about 90 metres. How this stones made or how to carry it still become a bis question until now. This monument is surrounded by green meadow which make itu look amazing. Until nowadays, I still wondering how come people in past time put this more than 2 tons of stone on a big stone. Well, everything are still mysterious.
This sites already listed on UNESCO Heritage Site on 1986. Some of archaerologists estimate this stones already there since 3000BC-2000BC, the others said 2400BC-2200BC and some even stated 3100BC. No one knows until now, that's why this Stonehenge is legend.
After tired walking around this site, near the souvenir shop you can find the House of Neolithic Era where became a house of Stonehenge makers. This house was made from lime and straw roof with fireplace.
Video by Smithsonian Channel
Are you interest to visit Stonehenge? Well, I'll give you some tips before you go there:
So, are you ready to visit this myterious Stonehenge?