Touch history with your hand
Settlement on top of a hill
Settlement from the 7th century B.C. to the 3rd century A.D. One of the oldest pre-Roman iron-age settlements in the province. Located on the left-hand side of the river Adaja, within the municipal borough of Cardeñosa, and with a surface area of 14.5 hectares.
Located in a high place that acts as a natural defence and is also protected with walls, moats and cut-stone fields.
- Archaeology site
- Neolithic fortified settlement
- Historical Period:
Cardeñosa. 05320 Ávila.
Telephone: 920 260 001 (AYTO)
Ayuntamiento of Cardeñosa
Municipality of Cardeñosa. Ávila.
Teléfono: 920 260 001
Página Web: http://www.cardenosa.es
Tourist Office Regional of Ávila
- Every day: book visit in advance
Archaeological classroom of Castro de las Cogotas
It is a teaching classroom with reproductions of the Vetton culture. The history of various excavations in the fort, from the XIX century to today, allows us to know all the discoveries made.
Address: C/ María Vela nº 1 (Ayuntamiento). Cardeñosa. Ávila.
Telephone: 920 260 149