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El Centro de Interpretacion Poblado de la Atalayita

Fuerteventura, Pozo Negro, Gran Canaria, Spain
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amazing ancient settlement

An ancient village set in a dead lava field. Many stone houses. We first visited in 2010 and... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2017
Yorkie120555
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
Strange place in the middle of a lava field

THey are looking at ancient lava huts and finding out how people lived a very long time ago. Not... read more

Reviewed 18 October 2016
davidghill
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London
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Fuerteventura, Pozo Negro, Gran Canaria, Spain
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Reviewed 12 October 2017

An ancient village set in a dead lava field. Many stone houses. We first visited in 2010 and returned 2017. Sadly the excellent visitor centre has been closed down, this is needed for background information. A site of great archaeological significance. We were disappointed. We...More

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Reviewed 18 October 2016

THey are looking at ancient lava huts and finding out how people lived a very long time ago. Not much to see. Interesting if you are into that sort of thing. The main road is ridiculously good the track to the attraction is OK, but...More

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Reviewed 29 May 2015 via mobile

This is a wonderful little spot with only two places to eat. We went to the place on the right that had no swans. An amazing little Spanish place where the service was excellent and the food was even better. And it's right on the...More

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Reviewed 17 February 2014

La Atalayita is an archeological site located in the valley of Pozo Negro. It covers an great area populated by different stone constructions that may look like some Sardinian nuraghi. This area was inhabited by the Majo tribes and after the conquest of the island...More

3  Thank Andrea D
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