"El Raso" Archaeological Site in Candelada



It is the first sign of the homo sapiens settlement in Ávila. It is a thousand-year old town with remains of cave paintings and also a Celtic hill-fort called “El Raso”, originating over 4,500 years ago that disappeared in the I century B.C. There were 300 houses and 1,500 inhabitants over an area of 20 hectares.The remains found in the necropolis are Roman and Visigothic.

"El Raso" Archaeological Site in Candelada

Collado de Freillo, a 2,3 km de El Raso y a 12 km de Candeleda

05480  Raso, El, Candeleda, Ávila  (Castilla y Leon)