Galerias de Orellan Reviews
These galerias are tunnels in Las Medulas, once the largest gold mine in the roman empire. The roman's developed a mining technique that used water to undermine the structure of the mountain. This... more »
Si vais a las médulas es interesante ver esta galería que se encuentra en el mirador de Orellan, es cómo un tunel para conducir el agua hecho por los romanos para la explotación de la mina. more »If you go to the marrow it is interesting to see this gallery that is located in the viewpoint of Orellan, it is like a tunu to drive the water made by the Romans for the exploitation of the mine.
The Way from the caves is somewhat long about 2km and the climb becomes difficult but if you do not despair find your prize and is a beautiful lookout, the galleries close their locker at 13:45 and for a price that round the 4e give you a helmet and you go into some galleries r Omanas where it is all lit and about 300m between bats and contemplate the structure salts to a beautiful viewpoint where you observe the greatness of the Romans when extracting minerals.
Not suitable for those with claustrophobia and reduced mobility, normal admission costs 3o. A balcony in the marrow that is accessed by underground galleries, from time to time you will have to duck by the narrowness of the galleries. Totally recommendable.
Build a planTell us where and when you
want to go, we will build
the best sightseeing itinerary
Refine itYou have complete flexibility on your destinations and itinerary
Book as a packageUse our travel agents to get
package savings and hassle free booking
Enjoy your trip!Enjoy our 24x7
Popular things to do in Orellan
Plans to Galerias de Orellan by other users
16 days in Galicia BY A USER FROM SPAIN August, teens, kids, beaches, hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, teens, kids, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 2 days in Las Medulas BY A USER FROM IRELAND September, popular sights PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 2 days in Las Medulas BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM June, popular sights PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 1 day in Las Medulas BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM June, popular sights PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 25 days in Spain BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, culture, relaxing, historic sites, hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, relaxing, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 5 days in Castile and Leon & Province of Leon BY A USER FROM FRANCE July, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, wildlife, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy