The site is located east of the modern day city of Inverness, Scotland, and dates from c.
2500 BCE; though the site was added to and portions date to c. The site was in continual use for over 1000 years and evidence suggests re-use by communities, intermittently, until 770 CE.
It is likely most Eastern cairns were created by Native societies which preceded the Algonquians in this region.
The stone cairns associated with the Mississippian cultural region can generally be assumed to date from that era Cairns range in style from a few stones placed on top of a boulder, to enormous constructions containing hundreds of thousands of tons of stone.
The half day Cairns City Sights tour is known to be one of the highlights for many visitor’s stay.
We look forward to having you travel with us and recommending some of our favourite things to see and do. Discover the very best of Cairns as you explore the highlights with your experienced Cairns Discovery Tours local guide.
exciting plans are unfolding, and we will contact you as soon as new events are posted. Facebook App: Open links in External Browser There is a specific issue with the Facebook in-app browser intermittently making requests to websites without cookies that had previously been set.This appears to be a defect in the browser which should be addressed soon.Your half day afternoon tour begins at the waters edge, Marlin Marina the Gateway to the Great Barrier Reef. Explore the rich history of the world’s oldest living culture, dating back over 40,000 years.Combine your Cairns City Sights tour with Tjapukai Aboriginal Cultural Park. Experience Cairns by day with the Cairns City Sights Afternoon Tour and by night with the Spirit of Cairns sunset dinner cruise.