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Very impressive

These statues tower over the square with the sea as a backdrop, they are a most impressive sight... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Alibali27
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Grangemouth, United Kingdom
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At night

We saw the statues at night. I recommend to see it with Basilica and a short walk around the city's... read more

Reviewed 5 December 2018
Kameleon O
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Rambla de los Menceyes, 38530 Candelaria, Tenerife, Spain
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

These statues tower over the square with the sea as a backdrop, they are a most impressive sight and deserve some studying.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Alibali27
Reviewed 5 December 2018

We saw the statues at night. I recommend to see it with Basilica and a short walk around the city's main attractions - City Hall, beach and tourist information center.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Kameleon O
Reviewed 29 November 2018

The statues are very well done and are worth a stroll along the sea front to view them. A very pleasant way to spend half an hour

Date of experience: November 2018
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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.

Date of experience: July 2018
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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

Date of experience: March 2018
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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

Date of experience: December 2017
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

Date of experience: March 2018
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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.

Date of experience: February 2018
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

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank 169gillc
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

Date of experience: January 2018
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