Abric I d'Ermites is the southernmost shelter of l'Ermita rock art assemblage. The largest number of pictographs and the best preserved are in this site. This is a small size rock shelter hanging 5 m over ground. More than 170 Levantine style figures have been recorded here. A folding ladder allows currently the access to the shelter and there visitors stands on a hanging platform.
Access to this shelter takes about 10 minutes along the trail. The starting point of the route is in the Visitor Centre of La Ermita. Only guided tours are available at the moment.
From Ulldecona should take the T-331 road towards Tortosa for about 2 km to the turnoff that leads to the Ermita de la Pietat. The vehicle can be left in the parking lot. This rock art assemblage have an interpretation center from which guided tours are organized.
1975. GEU - ECS - ERECEC.
4m x 1m
Calcareous. Massive limestones of Lower Cretacic. Gargasin facies of Aptian