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Haʻamonga ʻa Maui (Burden of Maui) is a stone trilithon located in Tonga, on the north of the island of Tongatapu, near the village of Niutōua, in Heketā.

The trilithon is constructed from three coral limestone slabs, and is up to 5.2 metres high, 1.4 m wide, and 5.8 m long. The weight of the visible part of each upright stone is approximately 30–40 tons. There are hewn deep mortises in the top of each upright stone to fit in the lintel.

Haʻamonga ʻa Maui Haʻamonga ʻa Maui

Location: Tonga

The year of entering to the World List of Tourist Attractions:   2018

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