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Breathtaking view

We have decided to make an unplanned deviation in our tour from Santiago de Compostela to Leon in... read more

Reviewed 18 August 2018
LP69CR
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Cremona, Italy
Very interesting landscape

The viewing platform is a good way to see the area, the aftermath of the roman method of mining... read more

Reviewed 9 October 2017
Koukat
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Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 18 August 2018

We have decided to make an unplanned deviation in our tour from Santiago de Compostela to Leon in order to visit this very interesting site. All the surrounding landscape is really nice, but the view you can have from Mirador de Orellan is really breathtaking!...More

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Reviewed 9 October 2017

The viewing platform is a good way to see the area, the aftermath of the roman method of mining which was to use water to undermine the structure to cause it to collapse. The car park is a short walk from the viewing platform. Note...More

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Reviewed 25 May 2017

The Mirador of Orellan is so beautiful. It is easy to access. The best views of Las Medulas. Great pictures from there

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Reviewed 28 August 2016

las medulas it´s the remainings of ancient roman gold extraction mines. in this sightseen you are located on the top of the hills...and you can apreciate all the beautiful landscape.

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Reviewed 17 August 2016

The view of this mountain is amazing. Basically most of the mountain has disappeared due to the Romans using an early form of fracking. The history is extremely interesting and the end result definitely worth seeing. The access is through the small village of Orellan....More

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