Ales Stenar, the Rock art site in Järrestad and Kiviksgraven

Cultural & Theme Tours in Ystad

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This is a unique tour including the three most important prehistoric sites. These sites are an absolute must-see location. With archaeologist Ann-Louise S Ferngård as driver and guide you will get so much more. Along the ride we talk about a lot more than just these three locations. Ales stenar is the largest standing stone ship. Järrestad rock art site has 1300 petroglyphs located in a fantastic landscape scenery. Kiviksgraven is a Bronze age cairn with petroglyphs inside the center stone cist.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: The Kivik grave, Kivik, Skane CountyThe national monument also known as Kiviksgraven. 3 500 years old and 75 meters in diameter it hides a cist in the center. The cist is covered with petroglyphs. Duration: 1 hourStop At: Rock carving Jarrestad, Simrishamn, Skane CountyThe Rock of the dancer. With 1300 petroglyphs located in a wounderful landscape this is one of south Scandinavias most spectacular Rock art site.Duration: 1 hourStop At: Ales Stenar, Ystad, Skane CountyAles stenar is one of the largest standing stone ship in Scandinavia. On the edge of a high cliff, in the old fishing village Kåsebergit has a stunning view over the Baltic sea. This is a must-see site. Duration: 2 hours

What’s included

  • Archaeologist as guide
  • The rock art in Järrestad
  • Ales stenar
  • Kiviksgraven
  • Air-conditioned vehicle
  • Modern and spacious minivan
  • Entry/Admission - The Kivik grave

What’s not included

  • Food and snacks