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Aqueduct of El Aguila

Barranco de la Coladilla | on the Cazadores de Maro cliff, Nerja, Spain
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Wow!

Walked from Capistrano to caves , wasn't expecting to see this at all , was on wrong side of road... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Deborah S
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Buxton, United Kingdom
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Retro Roman structure

Lovely retro roman structure spanning the valley just east of Nerja well worth a vist and a picture... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Neil D
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Selkirk, United Kingdom
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Barranco de la Coladilla | on the Cazadores de Maro cliff, Nerja, Spain
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Walked from Capistrano to caves , wasn't expecting to see this at all , was on wrong side of road to get full impact , but an exciting bonus to the walk !

Thank Deborah S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely retro roman structure spanning the valley just east of Nerja well worth a vist and a picture on your way to the caves

Thank Neil D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well worth an early morning walk to see a still operational Aquaduct, only 45 minute walk from Balcon de Europa.

1  Thank PeelMaesteg
Reviewed 1 week ago

We saw this Aqueduct on the drive from Nerja city centre to the Nerja caves. We had to pull over to a little car stop area on the side of the road to take pictures of it, but to be honest, the view wasn't great....More

Thank Melissa L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Aqueduct, is a latin name and means water pipe, it seems it was an invention of the ancient romans; this Aqueduct is well preserved, a wonderfull architecture, and is still in function; you can visit it; this water pipe leads the water from one...More

Thank Manuela L
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

This isn't a tourist attraction, it's a fully functioning aqueduct for the local farms. This means you can't go on it, or near it, it has to viewed from a road side lay by.

1  Thank N1ck_29
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

We were driving along in our taxi and looked to our left and saw this magnificent structure. The architecture is fascinating. And yet it is functional. You can look at a model of the structure at the Museum in Nerja.

Thank fvsenf
Reviewed 1 July 2017

Hope it doesn't collapse like a domino mountain....Viewing areas on the N340, Great for photos. An interesting farm in the ravine.

Thank loineruk
Reviewed 30 June 2017

This aqueduct is actually on your way to the Caves of Nerja, 3km from the town. It's an imposing sight crossing a valley. Built in old Roman style, it was actually only built in the late 1880s or thereabouts. But it's very impressive. You can...More

Thank DublinEdM
Reviewed 27 June 2017

when passing between nerja and Maro you can see this structure inland. You can park in the small carparks at either side of the road bridge and take photos of the aqueduct from the bridge.

Thank Perry G
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