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The Antimachia Windmill

Antimachia, Kos Town, Greece
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We came to the windmill whilst on a bus tour from Kardamena, The windmill is in fully working... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
acs1984
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Carlisle, United Kingdom
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We only had a 15 minute flying visit but found it very interesting and would have liked at least... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
947Hills
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Southampton, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“biscuits” (12 reviews)
“bread” (7 reviews)
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Antimachia, Kos Town, Greece
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"biscuits"
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"bread"
in 7 reviews
"traditional greek house"
in 2 reviews
"enthusiastic staff"
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"well worth a visit"
in 8 reviews
"guided tour"
in 2 reviews
"small museum"
in 2 reviews
"across the road"
in 3 reviews
"flour"
in 17 reviews
"sails"
in 9 reviews
"monkeys"
in 6 reviews
"wheat"
in 4 reviews
"camera"
in 6 reviews
"shop"
in 11 reviews
"grind"
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"euro"
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"photos"
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We came to the windmill whilst on a bus tour from Kardamena, The windmill is in fully working order. It is the oldest working windmill in Kos apparently but you can see it had been extensively refurbished and I’m not sure how much is original....More

Thank acs1984
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We only had a 15 minute flying visit but found it very interesting and would have liked at least another half hour there.

Thank 947Hills
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Reviewed 10 July 2018

Very lovely visit, very good explications how the mill is still in activity, how they makes the flour, and they makes still sweet dishes, little cakes, which you can buy on the stand shop; you can enter to the mill, and climb the old stairs,...More

Thank Manuela L
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Reviewed 2 January 2018

this is a must visit to see the mill actually grinding wheat or other produce you are taken to the top floor and can see the grind stone at work turning stuff into flour also you can buy fresh baked items in the shop

Thank Ralph F
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Reviewed 23 October 2017

The site of the windmill lovely. On the day we saw it, there was a man pushing the sails around to show how it worked. It was very busy with lots of school children being shown around so we didnt stay long, but long enough...More

1  Thank Pamela H
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Reviewed 22 October 2017

The Antimachia Windmill is worth a visit if you're passing through the town. The guides talk you through the history of the mill and the process of grinding flower. The tour is very hands on and a great way for children to see the work...More

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Reviewed 18 October 2017

Pros: - You finally have an activity to do on a windy day (if you don't want to windsurf!) - Situated in lovely village - Explanation of the mill and how it works was great - Entrance to Windmill was only 2.50 euros and tasty...More

Thank Emma J
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Reviewed 15 October 2017

We first saw this five years ago on our first visit to Kos, the mill was closed and in the throws of being restored so was not working. We have visited Kos every year since then but never ventured down to visit the mill until...More

1  Thank Raymond G
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Reviewed 13 October 2017

Amazing part of history to see well worth a visit when in Kos. I di dnot go in but belive you could do so.

Thank Paul S
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Reviewed 13 September 2017

Very friendly guide who spoke good English told us all about how the mill worked from inside, allowing the sails to move to then produce flour. The guide took photos using our camera inside and then again outside. Offered tastings of their baking made using...More

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