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The prehistoric complex Su Nuraxi is one of the most important archaeological complexes of Sardinia, both for its extent and the complexity of its structure. The settlement was built in different stages from the 16th to the 6th century BC. The core is a central embattled tower (mastio) englobed in a quadrilobed rampart, which is in a barbican fortified by five towers. The central tower has three superimposed chambers with tholos vault, built of mighty basalt blocks of different size, bigger in the base and gradually smaller to the top. In the big central courtyard![endif]-->!--[if>
Su Nuraxi is set on a brief plateau, at the foot of the Giara di Gesturi, the region of Marmilla. The monument was declared in 1997 by UNESCO. The fortress was the cornerstone of a strategic system which included other nuraghi staggered along the slopes of the jar. The keep had a basal diameter of about 12 meters, three floors and a terrace, and grew to a height of almost 19 meters. The rooms were turn "tholos". The bastion consisted of four towers connected by straight curtains. The towers had two floors and were equipped with two rows of embrasures. The keep, towers and curtain walls were cr