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Closed whilst we were there. As our apartment overlooked the ruins, we could see they had been... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2017
Hilary M
Doncaster, United Kingdom
closed due to archeological excavations

When the excavation are complete this will be well worth a visit. You can get to view the site if... read more

Reviewed 3 May 2017
Bath, United Kingdom
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“EstaçaoArqueologica Romana da Praia da Luz / Portugal”
9 Aug 2017
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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Avenida dos Pescadores, Luz 8600-130, Portugal
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A very important archeological site, a roman villa, in center a Praia da Luz, to visit with imagination of this roman house.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Manuela L
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Closed whilst we were there. As our apartment overlooked the ruins, we could see they had been doing some work but nothing of any grear interest uncovered. perhaps next year?

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Hilary M
Reviewed 3 May 2017

When the excavation are complete this will be well worth a visit. You can get to view the site if you go round the back and down past some appartments, but it is not signposted

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Lewis_the_Barman
Reviewed 23 January 2017

Just strolling along Prom ansaw sign near open gate in wall. Roman remains well preserved , even small patches of Mosaic. Definitely worth a visit.

Date of experience: January 2017
3  Thank ronsheila2013
Reviewed 29 December 2016

This is "kind of a strange spot" in Luz. It is just a stairway up on the main beach walkway. If you are walking towards the beach from Luz, it is on your left. The is not much to see, it looks like it was...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank ono2009
Reviewed 17 November 2016

As other reviewers have commented this small area of remains is just off the sea front and there is no other information provided Worth a five minute look.

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank fromstalbans
Reviewed 14 November 2016

We found these by chance through a door in the wall along the seafront. Only a small dark panel to indicate that they were there. We walked up the steps and the ruins were in front of some holiday homes, maybe discovered when they were...More

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank cnb134
Reviewed 29 October 2016

Ruins are accessed from beach front promenade.Entry is free,no more than a five minute visit as there is little to see.

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank Gordon1501
Reviewed 22 October 2016

This site is just as it was found, only just rescued by local foresight from being built over. To archaeologists, it appears to be the Hypocaust of a small villa, rather than fish tanks, as when built, the sea level and actual shore would have...More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank derinos
Reviewed 14 October 2016

Not much point having this site if there is no information board to tell you anything about it....I read before I wnet that it was the remains of some old Roman fish salting tanks so I knew what I was looking at, but please put...More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank MRTL
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Response from derinos | Reviewed this property |
"Pauline E. Luz " describes (September 2016) what sounds like a Land Identity and Quantity survey for the ownership record, rather than an Archaeological survey, which would involve photography, trenching, rock and soil... More