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Fieldwork Riotinto

Paseo Chocolate s/n, 21660 Minas de Riotinto, Spain
+34 626 58 19 64
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Like Stepping Into A Geology Documentary

We came to see the RioTinto mines and river for a university project and I was thoroughly impressed... read more

Reviewed 3 April 2017
Kelly J
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London, United Kingdom
Alternative but complementary Rio Tinto discovery

We had done the official visits - Mining Museum/Peña Hierro Mine/Train/Casa 21 - the previous day... read more

Reviewed 5 September 2016
brucetaylortravels
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Madrid, Spain
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We'll guide you through a place with an unparalleled History, Scenery and Legacy: The Riotinto Mines. - Rio Tinto (Red River): a unique natural environment on earth. Mars on Earth. - British Legacy: the Bellavista neighbourhood. Its memories and traces of colonial customs. - The Mines: Open pit, Galleries, Industrial heritage, Railway and the legendary "Corta Atalaya".
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2 Apr 2017
“Like Stepping Into A Geology Documentary”
4 Sep 2016
“Alternative but complementary Rio Tinto discovery”
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Paseo Chocolate s/n, 21660 Minas de Riotinto, Spain
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Reviewed 3 April 2017

We came to see the RioTinto mines and river for a university project and I was thoroughly impressed at just how interesting it turned out to be (I am not a geology student nor am I particularly interested in the subject). Our guide (and translator)...More

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Reviewed 5 September 2016

We had done the official visits - Mining Museum/Peña Hierro Mine/Train/Casa 21 - the previous day and enjoyed them immensely, despite the August heat. But the highlight of our stay was the 4 hours we spent with Fieldwork Riotinto and Gregorio doing PH experiments in...More

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Reviewed 30 July 2016

I only can recommend this visit. Spectacular views, very good guide, well organized. Professional explanation, open minded for interaction. Great and spectacular landscape! Rik, Belgium.

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fieldworkRIOTINTO, Gerente at Fieldwork Riotinto, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2016

Thank you Rick!!! It was fantastic day knowing Riotinto.

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Reviewed 19 January 2016 via mobile

This was an interesting experience.Then we visited Corta Atalaya near Bellavista village. Thank you.

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GGemio, Gerente at Fieldwork Riotinto, responded to this reviewResponded 22 January 2016

Thank you. We are glad that you enjoyed the visit It was a pleasure to show you our "Route of the Rio Tinto", definitely a special place.

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Reviewed 23 October 2015

Fieldwork Riotinto is run by geologists and an historian, which enables it to provide a unique insight into this extraordinary landscape. I honestly don't know how they managed to communicate so much of their deep knowledge, given the limitations of my Spanish. Fieldwork Riotinto offers...More

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Reviewed 10 July 2015 via mobile

Fieldwork's routes are a stunning mix of geological detail, historical site and, quite simply, a great ramble through one of the strangest and most surprising landscapes Andalucia has to offer. Ask them to take you over the world's biggest slag heap, the view's not bad,...More

1  Thank DianaIbanezLopez
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fieldworkRIOTINTO, Propietario at Fieldwork Riotinto, responded to this reviewResponded 24 July 2015

Thanks you very much for the comment! It´s a pleasure to share life experiences with people like you. Thanks for everything. I hope to see you soon.

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