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A very interesting and unknown (for me) Roman place near Tarragona. An excellent surprise!

Cantera de Mèdol is a Roman quarry located close to the roadway, near Tarragona. For me it is an... read more

Reviewed January 22, 2017
AlbertSalichs
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Manresa, Spain
Médol Quarry

This is the quarry that build the ancient Tárraco (Tarragona this days). The only access to the... read more

Reviewed May 9, 2015
endrju_74
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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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Jan 22, 2017
“A very interesting and unknown (for me) Roman place near Tarragona. An excellent surprise!”
May 9, 2015
“Médol Quarry”
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AP-7 km 237 | Acceso desde el area de descanso Médol, 43893 Tarragona, Spain
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Reviewed January 22, 2017

Cantera de Mèdol is a Roman quarry located close to the roadway, near Tarragona. For me it is an unknown place and when we went here, it was a fantastic surprise! If you like Roman ruins, it is an excellent place to come and walk...More

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed May 9, 2015

This is the quarry that build the ancient Tárraco (Tarragona this days). The only access to the site starts from Medol motorway services with car access available only from westbound services (if you're eastbound than you are in a course for about 30 km detour!)....More

Date of experience: May 2015
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Reviewed January 24, 2015

This was well worth visiting if you have visited or intend to visit Tarragona. The stone from this quarry was used to build Roman Tarragona and it is amazing to see how much stone was quarried there by hand. It is a World Heritage Site

Date of experience: January 2015
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