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Yacimiento Arqueologico La Illeta dels Banyets

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Archaeology near the Yatch club!

Very close to the yacht or boat club, not in the sat nav, bit bumpy in a wheel chair but an... read more

Reviewed June 6, 2018
Whizpamoo
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West Sussex, United Kingdom
Interesting and informative

We turned up when the ticket office was closed for lunch, but the security guard explained the site... read more

Reviewed April 21, 2018
Eric P
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

Fascinating area when you’re aware of the historical context and brilliant place for snorkelling or fishing. Note opening times for the archeological site though (9-1 & 6-9) for the rocky walk to the Roman fish farm be sure to have suitable footwear (rock shoes or...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Hugh L
Reviewed June 6, 2018

Very close to the yacht or boat club, not in the sat nav, bit bumpy in a wheel chair but an enjoyable visit. Very interesting, in English as well, on the outcrop on land interesting explanation of historical finds and archaeological digs. We did the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Whizpamoo
Reviewed April 21, 2018

We turned up when the ticket office was closed for lunch, but the security guard explained the site to us and told us we could pay on the way out - which we duly did. The site is interesting and well presented with good multi-lingual...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Eric P
Reviewed March 17, 2018

A lot of work has been done to preserve and enhance the historical aspects of this site which stretch back thousands of years. Guided tours can be had but f the information boards around the site are very informative, and in English too. The site...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Paul W
Reviewed January 8, 2018

Very interesting site which is still being excavated and developed for visitors. Good information boards, Tickets can be grouped with a visit to the MARC.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank voiciclive
Reviewed April 11, 2017

it is a small place, there are no huge monuments nor surprises, but it is just so pleasant and easy to visit. Surrounded by sea, so short walk away from beach and main "passeo" with all the bars and restaurants. It just takes few minutes...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed January 17, 2017

Fabulous place to walk down to after a heavy meal in La Cova, just above it.Lots of Roman ruins dug up with historical information boards nearby.The kids loved it as did the oldies

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank 5AnzioRob
Reviewed January 15, 2017

Very interesting place to visit. Only E2-00. Not bad for a trip back in time over 5000 years. Easy to follow trail with explanatory boards, in English.

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank Paul T
Reviewed August 11, 2016 via mobile

You will like this if you are into the Iberian peninsula history. Everything in Spanish Valencian and English. A bit clinical in the sense that it is v neat and tidy unlike British sites. You'll know what I mean when you see it. If you...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank lace2110
Reviewed July 14, 2016

Wonderful experience, I don't know if they do this regularly. Check the tourist info office in El Campello ask for Alexandra she is really helpful. The walk down to the site is fine, but if you have mobility issues check first.

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank bobowmanshaw
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