La rouquette

Le Moulin de Castel

Tour of the mill with video presentation of the restoration and milling demonstration. Micro-production of electricity. Exhibition of photos on the local fauna and flora. Botanical trail, 2km shaded.

Visit of the Mill with video presentation of the restoration and demonstration of milling. The miller's house with exhibition of local fauna and flora, with photos and explanatory sheets. Very shaded botanical trail with 75 plants, shrubs and trees. Free distribution of marked route diagrams concerning the five routes of different distances and configurations. Permanent routes, orienteering with maps. Natura 2000 trail marked and documented (3 km).

Departmental prize for the enhancement of Aveyronnais heritage, 2020 jury favorite category.

The jury awarded a prize to the association of the Moulin de Castel and the Heritage of La Rouquette for the restoration, safeguarding, animation and operation of the Moulin de Castel for this project, which lasted no less than 30 years.

We speak: Spanish, French, Occitan

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Location details

  • On the outskirts of the village
  • Near a GR

Visit

Customers

Suitable for: All audiences

Language(s) of the visit

French, Occitan

Opening

Opening hours from January 01 to December 31, 2024
MondayOpen from 10 a.m. to 11:30 p.m. and from 14:30 p.m. to 17:30 p.m.
TuesdayOpen from 10 a.m. to 11:30 p.m. and from 14:30 p.m. to 17:30 p.m.
WednesdayOpen from 10 a.m. to 11:30 p.m. and from 14:30 p.m. to 17:30 p.m.
ThursdayOpen from 10 a.m. to 11:30 p.m. and from 14:30 p.m. to 17:30 p.m.
FridayOpen from 10 a.m. to 11:30 p.m. and from 14:30 p.m. to 17:30 p.m.
SaturdayOpen from 10 a.m. to 11:30 p.m. and from 14:30 p.m. to 17:30 p.m.
Visits by appointment only (except Sunday) for groups and families, from 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. and from 14:30 p.m. to 17:30 p.m.
We cannot organize individual visits.

Prices

Guided tour for groups of adults/person – Group rate
(Adult Group: 3 euros / person up to 16 people.
– from 17 to 30: fixed price of 50 euros
– from 31 to 40: fixed price of 60 euros.
– from 41 to 50: flat rate of 75 euros.)

Guided tour for children/person group – Child group rate
(- Children (school) group rate: 2 euros per child up to 10 students.
– 1,50 euros per child for a group of more than 10 students.
– Free for accompanying persons.)

Payment methods

  • Transfers
  • Cash
  • Cheque

Services

Equipments

  • Parking
  • Coach parking
  • Toilets
  • Picnic area.
  • Playground

Services

  • Pet Friendly
  • Guided group tours
  • Shop
  • Guided tours

Activities on site

  • MTB-Bike route
  • Botanical route
  • Hiking

Address

The Moulin de Castel
12200 La Rouquette
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