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Cueva de Ardales. Very interesting and moving.Superb.

We visited on the 18th Feb 2016. Family of 5 with boys aged 13/15/17. We first went to the Ardales... read more

Reviewed 20 February 2017
Osylc
Great cave and excellent museum

An hour and a half underground..Many engravings and small paintings Reached via your car on a... read more

Reviewed 17 November 2016
Henry K
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20 Feb 2017
“Cueva de Ardales. Very interesting and moving.Superb.”
17 Nov 2016
“Great cave and excellent museum”
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Reviewed 20 February 2017

We visited on the 18th Feb 2016. Family of 5 with boys aged 13/15/17. We first went to the Ardales museum, where we met our guide Geraldo. Only I speak Spanish so I had to concentrate and translate the explanations by bits to my family,...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed 17 November 2016

An hour and a half underground..Many engravings and small paintings Reached via your car on a sometimes dirt "road" that hugs the side of steep slopes this cave like Cueva de la Palette is well worth a visit...The tour is in Spanish but there are...More

Date of experience: November 2016
2  Thank Henry K
Reviewed 29 October 2016

As a retired aged couple we were available to book a trip online at their website, the Prehistory museum, just across the bridge in the lower town. We were part of a group of twenty, all Spanish including children, and the tour guides discussed the...More

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank Graham D
Reviewed 16 February 2016

This cave is well worth a visit if you want to soak up some prehistory. But be warned that is all you will soak up as the comprehensive underground part of the tour is almost exclusively in Spanish. This is a pity as the guide...More

Date of experience: January 2016
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Reviewed 4 August 2015

Visited July 2015, managed to book last 4 places available that week. Caves are fascinating, evidence of human occupation over timescales long enough to leave traces in the stalactites. Felt privileged to be able to visit the site and can't speak highly enough of the...More

Date of experience: June 2015
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Reviewed 11 July 2015

The tour is booked and commenced from the museum in Ardales (bottom of town, just up from the bridge). First we were given the back story of prehistoric man in Andalusia unfortunately on our visit it was only in spanish, but we got the gist....More

Date of experience: July 2015
7  Thank Paul H
Reviewed 31 October 2013

This is an archeologic site, not a tourist cave. The cave has engravings and cave paintings from the Paleolithic and Neolithic period. The staff is very knowledgeable. The presentations are exceptional. Besides engravings and paintings, there are bones left in place. Numerous stone tools. There...More

Date of experience: October 2013
4  Thank Paul F
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Henry K
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Response from Angela M | Reviewed this property |
Tienes que llamar por teléfono para reservar la visita a la cueva. Solo entran 20 personas al día. El teléfono para información y reservas es 952458046.
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