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Necropolis de Arteara

Arteara, 35108 San Bartolome de Tirajana, Gran Canaria, Spain
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Very interesing

An amazing archeological site very well looked after. The display in the three rooms by reception... read more

Reviewed 5 March 2018
carha
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Bristol, United Kingdom
interesting side trip

This was a surprise of a find. We stumbled across this necropolis to find out about the cemetery of... read more

Reviewed 18 February 2018
Peter J
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Baldwinsville, New York
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4 Mar 2018
“Very interesing”
17 Feb 2018
“interesting side trip”
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

An amazing archeological site very well looked after. The display in the three rooms by reception is informative and then the walk around the site has good notices in Spanish, English and German. The pathways are very stony so good shoes are needed. Very helpful...More

1  Thank carha
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Reviewed 18 February 2018

This was a surprise of a find. We stumbled across this necropolis to find out about the cemetery of approx 900 people. very interesting history.

Thank Peter J
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Reviewed 16 April 2017

Very good surprise in a small coffee at the local cafe. I ordered a coffee and a few moments it was in front of me. The friendly local residents felt at home there.

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Reviewed 19 February 2017

Amazing archeological site with great views, stout boots a good idea. Quite a lot of walking required.

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Reviewed 11 January 2017

Quite rare and atmospheric to walk through an old graveyard and to see the geology causing the choice of location. Excellent explanation centre

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Reviewed 29 July 2016

Never were a pile of rocks so interesting. And I'm being serious. My wife were on a short hike and through a small town we wandered up a hill to this unusual archeology site. We're glad we stopped and looked around. After a week of...More

4  Thank jamesbE781WR
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Reviewed 1 November 2015 via mobile

We parked the car at the entrance to the village which is a lovely oasis in a valley. There were palm trees & every sort of fruit hanging from the trees - pomegranates, mango, lemons etc. along the way are boards telling you about the...More

3  Thank Jan G
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Reviewed 9 October 2015 via mobile

We'd read a but about this place in the guide books and decided to investigate! Just next to the camel park, it's just like going back in time! Walking through a deserted village, such a lot of fruit trees, pomegranate, orange, mango, so many that...More

2  Thank Carol504009
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Reviewed 28 March 2015

A visit here is really to two separate places. Parking is about half a mile from the necropolis and you need to walk through the village of Arteara to get there. The village remains agricultural and there are several information boards telling you about the...More

5  Thank pan_viator
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