Fortín La Galera, Juan Griego

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Mix a historical experience with views of natural scenery when you visit Fortín La Galera. The fort was once used by rebels to fight Spanish forces in the early 19th century--rebels fought valiantly until an error caused an explosion which killed most of them. Due to the fort’s strategical placement, it commands a remarkably open view of the surrounding land and waterways. Take time to appreciate the structure of the fort before heading to the outer walls to take in the view. Plan to visit Fortín La Galera during your Margarita Island vacation using our convenient Margarita Island trip itinerary builder .
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  • The Fortin de la Galera located in the bay of Juan Griego, Margarita Island is known for its majestic sunsets.
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  • It is a mandatory place to see a beautiful sunset on the island, shows a view of the beach unmatched, highly recommended
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  • Practical wisdom is only to be learned in the school of experience.
  • Great view of the village Juangriego. Bathroom facility, souvenir shop and national guards situated for protection with easy access and parking.
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