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Rucio Windmill

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26 Nov 2017
“A Don Quixote moment”
31 May 2017
“Brilliant day out.”
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45700 Consuegra, Spain
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Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

We stopped by the windmills on the drive from Cordoba to Toledo. The windmills in the Cerro Calderico Ridge are beautiful. The Rubio Windmill retains the original milling equipment which you can view. Depending on weather and time the miller can have the windmill working...More

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Reviewed 31 May 2017

Interesting place with stunning views. We were lucky with the weather - nice a windy though! Well worth a visit.

Thank wongy60
Reviewed 29 May 2017

We saw the castle and windmills in the distance and decided to check it out. Well worth the side trip. There are 9 or so windmills and a castle. The entry fee covered a water and entry to the castle and the windmills. Windmills were...More

Thank Tor B
Reviewed 9 November 2016

Stopped by Consuegra on our way back to Madrid from Granada mainly just as a quick stop to break up the drive. We were fortunate enough to be there at sunset - and what a great spot! Beautiful castle and 12 windmills on a ridge...More

Thank I3182EXpaulr
Reviewed 24 May 2016

For of the 9? windmills at this location are in working order; I'm not sure if this is one of them, but all of the windmills here are beautiful, and if you are trying your hand at some cool photography ideas of "essential Spain" this...More

Thank willoneal
Reviewed 14 May 2016

This is the only mill that actually works. It has a small store in its base. There is a nominal entry fee of 1.50 Euros that includes a bottle of water or a bonbon.

Thank John M
Reviewed 14 March 2016

A quaint little gift shop on the ground level with a small museum up stairs. The staff are very helpful and polite. They offer a guided tour of the windmills with a hot or cold beverage and a pastry for a small charge. You get...More

Thank Joshbaby
Reviewed 12 December 2015

We arrived one early evening in June. Not many people was there. I was amazed by the beautiful scenery. No mills were open, but it was a lovely experience just to walk through this area of mills and history.

Thank MetteD
Reviewed 27 October 2014

?oved visiting the windmills with my husband and friends! It was really stunning and there are so many! We started out having a bite to eat at the restaurant at the base of the road to drive up to the windmills. The owner was very...More

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Jennifer G
22 November 2015|
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Response from Enrique J | Property representative |
We only close two days a year: december 25 and january 1 :( But you still can enjoy the outdoor view of the windmills.
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