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Valeron Monastery

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Interesting, worth a visit if you have a car

We drove over one morning in January. There were a handful of other people there so it didn't feel... read more

Reviewed February 4, 2019
LittleTripper456
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Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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Very intereating prehistorical place

Valeron Monastery is an archeological park located in Santa María de Guía, in the North of Gran... read more

Reviewed January 27, 2019
AlbertSalichs
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Manresa, Spain
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Reviewed February 23, 2019

It's worth visiting this place because of its cultural and historical value on Gran Canaria. The granaries at Cenobio de Valerón have been prepared for visits and receptions. Visitors can visit this place alone or go on a guided tour. There is a car park...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank dariuszrozwadowski
Reviewed February 4, 2019 via mobile

We drove over one morning in January. There were a handful of other people there so it didn't feel crowded, but this could be more in the summer. There was a small roadside parking area with space for half a dozen cars. The road to...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed January 27, 2019 via mobile

Valeron Monastery is an archeological park located in Santa María de Guía, in the North of Gran Canary Island. Here you can see a big cave, where aborigens of the island kept food in the past. It is a very interesting place, where you can...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed December 15, 2018 via mobile

Easy to park for about 8 cars. Small gift shop and toilet. Good interpretation boards and fantastic views. Not much to it but a good half an hours visit.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

Not suitable for wheelchairs or disabled. Toilet available. Parking. €3 entrance (€2 concessions) El Cenobio (monastery but actually a grain store) is on GC291 and there is parking for a small number of cars. It is in the cliff face and approached by steps with...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

Very local, unusual historical site. Not much tourists. Great place to visit when exploring more than Playa Ingles....

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed March 30, 2018

This attraction takes only a couple of hours and ticks a lot of boxes. Free parking, 3 Euros to access and easy access after a fairly steep but staircase climb. You will see honeycomb caves used many moons ago to Counsel and store food. Facinating...More

Date of experience: March 2018
2  Thank John T
Reviewed February 21, 2018

During a two-week holiday in Gran Canaria, my wife and I visited the Cenobio de Valerón archaeological site. There is limited parking on the road outside. The entry fee is only Euro 3 pp, so is quite reasonable. The site is a complex system of...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed November 10, 2017

From the road it is about 10 minutes up some steps. I did not find it vertiginous at all (and can be affected). You can't imagine how hard it would have been to get there before the road and steps! It reminds us how much...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank MaryB252
Reviewed October 6, 2017

Firstly, lets get something clear, there are lots of steps. The site is on the side of a steep hill so if you can't handle steps & steep climbs, then this is probably not for you. There are limited refreshments available by way of a...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Response from cenobio de vale... S | Property representative |
Hello, there are two lines from the capital that stops near us (103 and 105, the stop name is Llano Alegre), but you´ll have to walk about 20 minutes until you´ll find us. Other possibility is going by bus until Llano... More
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