As in other towns and villages in La Safor, remains revealing the existence of life 3000 years BC have been discovered in Ador. (Neolithic). “El Barranco del Figueral” cave in the “Els Ninets” mountain, where a Neolithic burial was discovered, has served as an open book to archaeologists.
ROMAN ADOR: The archaeological remains, the most important from this period to have been found in this administrative region, were discovered in the area known as “Raconch”, on the l’Alfas plain, and represent valuable material for the study of the Roman era in our area. In addition to the large number of objects found, it was determined that a mansion once stood on the site, equipped with a heating system that was highly-unusual for the period.
ARABIC ADOR: The name of Ador seems to be of Muslim origin and means “irrigation round”. Ador.