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El Ingenio

Address: Paraje del Ingenio, sn, Frigiliana, Spain
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Ranked #8 of 11 Attractions in Frigiliana
Type: Monuments/ Statues, Sights & Landmarks
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Type: Monuments/ Statues, Sights & Landmarks

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

historic building one belonging to the local noble family and later converted to sugar-mill. it offers a scenic look down the rocky area around rio Higueron. From this spot a walk starts down into the gorge on a semi-dry river-bed in the RIO HIGUERON nature reserve.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

the el ingenio is the first sight you see when you get off the bus or taxi in the town centre stop,if you walk up to it you will find little shops and around the side a little cafe with a lovely view of a beauttiful gorge,well worth a visit.

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Little Canfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2013

El Ingenio is an imposing building at the beginning of the old town in Frigiliana. It is believed to be the last remaining Meil de Cana factory in Europe. Tucked round the side of it is a great little cafe bar serving good coffee at €1 and simple but tasty Spanish food. We like the Carne al ajo, Rosada and... More 

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