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Natural Monument of the Dinosaur Footprints

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Amazing site....if you have the fantasy to place yourself 150 mln years back in time

To see the tracks you have to walk some 45 minutes. The overall scenery is nice, but it can be very... read more

Reviewed October 7, 2018
dalloNetherlands
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Netherlands
Walk the earth where dinosaurs roamed 100 million years ago

It is a little out of the way, but definitely worth seeing as there are not many spots in the world... read more

Reviewed July 1, 2018
RenandIssey
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Reviewed October 7, 2018

To see the tracks you have to walk some 45 minutes. The overall scenery is nice, but it can be very hot. We were there in september and it was 30 degrees. Do not expect spectacular Dinotracks. What you see are some fossile tracks on...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed July 1, 2018

It is a little out of the way, but definitely worth seeing as there are not many spots in the world where you can see dinosaurs. There are over 100 footprints of dinosaurs with great impressions. The downside is, It is very hot as there...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Pegadas D, Gerente de recepção at Natural Monument of the Dinosaur Footprints, responded to this reviewResponded July 4, 2018
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Muito obrigado pela sua visita!!

Reviewed May 18, 2018

Exceedingly cheap but a little off the beaten track - intentional pun - this a superb place to visit. The quarry floor is crisscrossed by dinosaur tracks and you can walk amongst them - literally walking with dinosaurs. Very low key presentaion, few facilities apart...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed November 17, 2017

Might seem plain and boring to some, but for our two young boys this was a highlight! To see actual Sauropod footprints was really something! It's a safe walk for young kids with great views over Fatima and the quarry site. You get to walk...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Luisa S, Gerente de recepção at Natural Monument of the Dinosaur Footprints, responded to this reviewResponded November 22, 2017

Thanks for your visit!!

Reviewed November 9, 2017 via mobile

Walking between Dinosaur foodprints is absolute an experience what brings you back 175 milion years ago. Highly recommended!

Date of experience: November 2017
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Luisa S, Receção at Natural Monument of the Dinosaur Footprints, responded to this reviewResponded November 23, 2017

Thanks for your visit!!

Reviewed November 1, 2017 via mobile

Was a really nice place, pretty quite and calm so you can enjoy the footprints. A Lot of information stuff and a path Just directly through the jurassic footprints. Pretty cool and absolutely affordable (3€ pP)

Date of experience: November 2017
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Luisa S, Gerente de recepção at Natural Monument of the Dinosaur Footprints, responded to this reviewResponded November 3, 2017
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Muito obrigada pela sua visita!!

Reviewed September 29, 2017 via mobile

This is a must do for anybody curious about natural history. 170 million year old dinosaur footprints. The location is near Fatima. I rented a bike in Fatima and rode there in under an hour. It's 11 km. The entry was 3 euros. I had...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Luisa S, Gerente de recepção at Natural Monument of the Dinosaur Footprints, responded to this reviewResponded October 4, 2017

Thank you!!!!

Reviewed August 15, 2017

This is pretty spectacular. However, it's essential that you walk the circuit in an anticlockwise direction. This is recommended, but the signs do not make this very obvious. By walking in the recommended anticlockwise direction, you get to see the tracks from above before viewing...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Luisa S, Gerente de recepção at Natural Monument of the Dinosaur Footprints, responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2017
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Muito obrigada pela vossa visita!!

Reviewed February 14, 2017

This site is remarkable. The footsteps were made by a sauropod dinosaur during the Middle Jurassic period - 175 million years ago. The sauropod has a heavy body, a long tail, a small head and a very long neck, they weighed 70 tons. The tracks...More

Date of experience: January 2017
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Pegadas D, Animador at Natural Monument of the Dinosaur Footprints, responded to this reviewResponded September 7, 2017

Thank you for your visit and opinion

Reviewed September 20, 2016 via mobile

Small entrance fee of 3 euros. Nice location with great viewpoints over quarry and landscape. Basic information about the site and dinosaurs is provided along a nice mile-long walk. I would have loved it as a child (I did too though today, the adult I...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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