Lagunas de Ruidera, Ruidera
(4.7/5 based on 420 reviews on the web)
Take a walk or bike ride around Lagunas de Ruidera, and then hop in the cool water for a refreshing dip. As you float in the tranquil lakes, gaze up at majestic red bluffs dotted with small evergreens. Explore white water rapids, thundering waterfalls ending in placid aquamarine pools, and underwater caves of emerald water shaded by the rocks. Hike up to the lookout point for views of the oasis and mesas in the distance. Bring along a picnic to enjoy lakeside--locals enjoy the manchego cheese and jamón plentiful in La Mancha. Extend your visit by staying at a shady campsite alongside the rapids, or in one of several antique La Mancha windmills that have been converted to hotels. Plan to see Lagunas de Ruidera and other attractions that appeal to you using our Ruidera family vacation planner.
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  • We were in the middle of August. We paid the visit by the Ecodestinos Agency. Gaps are as communicating vessels and with water thanks to the underground currents. According to explains the Guide for many months not jumping the waters of a lagoon to another as it would be natural to have the correct flow rate, making the noise that gives the name. Tells us that "this winter just snow three days" with what it is not possible to be maintained. We visited the upper lakes and had opportunity to observe various birds that inhabit the area. Landscapes of film, beautiful pictures of reflections in the water. At the end, in the bottom, almost in the same village of Ruidera, expected us call the sinking, beautiful corner with a beautiful waterfall. Some pretty dirty corners, beaches for bathing and various activities in the Lakes. Chiringitos on the banks that clog the landscaped part and favor an excessive agglomeration of tourism. TO
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  • Although we are stain, so long ago that we were not visiting them, but it has been a pleasant experience. Ideal for disconnecting, strolling along the paths around the lakes and mountains
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  • At any time of the year the veras with water to almost all but when more beautiful colors can be seen is when they are full, about may or June.
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