Villar del Humo


La Peña del Escrito Rock Shelter


Contactgegevens

16370  Villar del Humo, Cuenca  (Castile-La Mancha)
villaturcuenca@gmail.com
http://www.villaturcuenca.com/
Tel.:+34 680821512
Tel.:+34 686588461

Lokalisatie

Autonome regio:
Castile-La Mancha

Provincie/Eiland:
Cuenca

Cuenca

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    Werelderfgoed, door de UNESCO afgegeven certificering.


Beschrijving

Cave paintings in Villar del Humo

Villar del Humo is the most westerly point in the Mediterranean Basin designated area

The mountain engineer, E. O’Kelly, discovered this post-Palaeolithic paintings in 1917. The pictures are symbolic and red in colour with the most common themes being of bulls, deer, goats and cows and there are also some human figures.

Bouw:
Prehistoric cave

Artistieke periode:
Prehistory

Praktische informatie

Openingstijden

Unrestricted access

Voorzieningen

Guided tours

Kaart