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Derelict Windmills, if that's yyour Thing!

Great views from the top but the area around is a bit scrubby but it does have the obligatory... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Greater London, United Kingdom
Beautiful and good overlook of Bodrum

We happened to see it on our way and stopped to see it from close up. The windmills are old and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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between Budrum and Gumbet, Bodrum City 48400, Turkey
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Reviewed 6 days ago

It is worth having a look at the windmills but they look nothing like the pictures, but the views from the top of the hill is worth the walk up there.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great views from the top but the area around is a bit scrubby but it does have the obligatory water, beer, snack shack. All but one of the Windmills are pretty much derelict. Don't know if they're being restored or or going to be restored...More

Thank 60yoog
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We happened to see it on our way and stopped to see it from close up. The windmills are old and rundown but beautiful. and there is a beautiful overlook of the entire Bodrum area. worth a quick stop for pictures, if you are driving...More

Thank shoshanab960
Reviewed 23 August 2018

From our hotel we could see the windmill buildings at the top of the hill being us, it doesn't look too steep - but when its over 40 degrees weather it takes a bit of getting to. There are a couple of paths that can...More

Thank Robert W
Reviewed 5 August 2018

very nice view to the Bodum and beautiful sunset. The windmills are poorly maintained but worth a visit.

Thank Jhedanmacan
Reviewed 30 July 2018

Im glad we had brief hire of a moped as if I had walked up the mountain purely to see the windmills I'd have been underwhelmed. They are mostly derelict, graffitti and rubbish everywhere. The view is amazing but the windmills unfortunately aren't.

1  Thank Palmz79
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

It was so quick as it was early morning, I took a car for the Bodrum tour and it was the first place to visit, it is quite place and you will see many of the Windmills mabay 100 years old.

Thank Tasaber
Reviewed 10 May 2018

Wow, what a waste and an insult to the cities past. I guess because these were "greek" ideas, the city government doesn't want to do any up keep on these ruins. If you've been to Mykonos and seen the windmills there, you are in for...More

1  Thank ceeem
Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

We walked up the hill to this beautiful place, there is an amazing view over Gümbet and Bodrum, although it's such a shame how (young!?) people are totally trashing this place! Don't forget to sit and enjoy a nice cool freshly squezzed orange juice at...More

Thank PoaMzungu
Reviewed 17 April 2018

Not far away from Bodrum city center, like 2 km, this location is excellent to get a fantastic view of the bay as well as the close-by islands. Most of the windmills are in terrible shape... however the views compensate it. Sadly, the place around...More

Thank LostSpaniard
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