"Ggantija Temples on Gozo" Ggantija by Diana75
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Among the best-preserved temples on the Maltese Islands, the Ggantija Temples, on Gozo, are thought to be the oldest free-standing structures in the world.
More than 6000 years old, the Ggantija Temples are also the world's oldest religious structures, pre-dating the Pyramids of Egypt, although they are probably neither more famous nor more impressive than the Pyramids.
As the temples are one of the most important archaeological sites in Malta, a visit to Ggantija in Xaghra, Gozo it is definitely a must.
For the visitors that don't have a guide book and know nothing about Ggantija, on the site there is a board written in... more travel advice
Ggantija became the first of the Maltese megalithic temples to be inscribed on UNESCO's World Heritage List in 1980. more travel advice
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