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Lovely walk along by the sea

Walked along here a few times on our holiday in Tenerife. Great statues and fantastic scenery... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2018
mingram_uk
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Southport, United Kingdom
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Statues by the sea

I have seen these on photos on Facebook and travel guides.There are very impressive closeup and are... read more

Reviewed 23 April 2018
Susanlockyer
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Ilkley, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Walked along here a few times on our holiday in Tenerife. Great statues and fantastic scenery around this part of the island. Nearby are some very nice and reasonably priced cafes and shops. Also some nice beaches within easy walking distance.

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Reviewed 23 April 2018

I have seen these on photos on Facebook and travel guides.There are very impressive closeup and are 10 in all but they do not have individual information on the statue so you could do with guide book.But it is a lovely situation just by the...More

Thank Susanlockyer
Reviewed 1 April 2018

I went in December 2017 was very clean lovely beach with a chapel built in to the rocks there was a Christmas tree plus a festival to celebrate Christmas with model of town

Thank mclaughlin900
Reviewed 31 March 2018

Made a short trip to Candelaria mainly because of the statues of guanches, but found the whole area around the square: statues, the church, streets with local atmosphere, slow tempo of life to be almost hand touching. And I even found a shop with a...More

Thank Pasaatituuli
Reviewed 11 March 2018

The town is surrounded by prehistoric caves, where burials have been found containing mummies of the Guanches who were the aboriginal inhabitants of the Canary Islands. The statues are in their honour. There are 9 statues which are on display since August 1993.

Thank JanaZC
Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

Lovely town and very clean so Spanish no English pubs great real SPAIN 🇪🇸 lots of bars and restaurants

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Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

We visited from Costa Adeje by bus took about an hour but well worth it. Visit the tourist information centre first the will give you a guide to the town which shows you how to get around visiting the key sites and giving history of...More

Thank patrician784
Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

The square in front of the Basillica is fantastic with the beautiful statues standing in front of the sea. There are plenty of cafes to relax in and soak up the atmosphere. If you go back along the street from the square there is a...More

Thank heatherad_69
Reviewed 27 December 2017

This is a lovely square with views out to sea and interesting sculptures all the way along, we were here at christmas and it had a big Christmas tree covered in Butterflies, worth a trip.

Thank Gail R
Reviewed 13 December 2017

We had been told about these statues by our tour guide on the blanket trip. To see them up close was very impressive.

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