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Address: Vilamoura, Quarteira, Portugal
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Vilamoura is more than just a resort...

greatly surprised by the history and fascinated to see the ruins dating back many years in an area I previously thought was totally modern and touristic.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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Vilamoura, Portugal
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Vilamoura, Portugal
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

greatly surprised by the history and fascinated to see the ruins dating back many years in an area I previously thought was totally modern and touristic.

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warwick
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Clearly marked good information in english and a pleasant 45 mins away from the tourist madness. A great half day when added to the mini-golf for a cold drink afterwards

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Wareham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

This small well-preserved and curated site should not be missed. The ground -plan of the villa is well-laid out and signed. The geometric mosaic designs of the principal floor areas are clear and attractive and the communal baths area beyond the villa are a revelation, A map of the site is provided with the modest 3 euro entrance fee and... More 

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North Wales, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016

This activity was interesting and informative. The lady on reception was very pleasant and spoke good English. It is worth a visit and not far from the marina.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

After a day at the beach, went looking for Cerro da Vila & for €3 only, it's a bargain. Amazing to find a Roman archaeological site in Vilamoura, charming place, amazing site & friendly staff.

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Thank BenoitShek74
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

An indoor room of interesting exhibits. Outside it is lovely to stroll around at your leisure and view the foundations and structure of the roman buildings. We only spent an hour here but it was very interesting, informative and pleasurable.

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

The site shows the skeletal remains of a roman villa, however, unless you are a real archeologist, the limited remains may not be that interesting. A visit might last 15 minutes to the site.

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Tonbridge, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

well preserved, and well presented ruins of a largish roman villa in the heart of the ultra modern vilmamoura resort.

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Hilton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

This place is crammed full of history. It's an amazing museum filled to the brim with artefacts & the outside with the uncovered ruins blows you mind! It is also very good value for money.

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Eastbourne, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

Well worth a visit. We have been to Vilamoura several times and not seen it before but spent a very interesting hour or so wandering round the ruins and exhibition.

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