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Portella Prehistoric Village

  • Salina
  • History


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Dating back to the Bronze Age, this prehistoric complex was discovered thanks to the reconstruction works of the main road from Santa Marina to Malfa, in 1954. The village seems dated between 15th-18th century. B.C. The excellent state of preservation of the village, made it possible to clearly distinguish 25 of circular huts, each of these was excavated in the rock and lined with large stones around the perimeter.