Official Portal of Tourism. Junta de Castilla y Leon
Touch history with your hand
One of the largest set of dolmens in Europe.
Dolmens of Lora
To the Northwest of the province of Burgos and bordering the Comunidad de Cantabria, are the Sedano and La Lora regions. They are among landscapes of moors, valleys and canyons, and it is one of the largest sets of dolmens of Europe.
They are places of collective burial in which the Neolithic individuals were deposited with its grave goods formed by ornaments and stone tools mainly.
In some of the dolmens the burial chamber, the passage to access to the chamber and the mound of soil and stones, which protected them from damage, can be seen.
'La Cabaña' dolmen has been declared Site of Cultural Interests.
- Archaeology site
- Megalithic monument
- Historical Period:
Sargentes de la Lora. 09144 Burgos.
Telephone: 947 152 001 (AYTO)
Archaeological Hall of the route of dolmens of the Lora, Sedano
In the hall, the history of the La Lora dolmens is narrated by means of indicative panels, some reproductions and models... and wide-ranging information is offered for the dolmen route to be followed.
Address: Casa consistorial. Pza. Rordríguez Valcarcel, 1. Sedano (Valle de Sedano). Burgos.
Telephone: 947 150 172 (Oficina de Turismo)