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Despoblado la Batuequilla


Go out from "Rubiaco", take the road direction "Vegas de Coria" and then the second path on the right. Cross the bridge, leave the refuge of the fishers on your right and continue the path on the right following the river "Hurdano". You will find the village "Batuequilla" without problem.

Length: 1 Kms

Modality: By car

Estimated duration: 10 Minutes

Recommended Season: All

Difficulty: None

State: Passable

Type of tracks: Paths

Start and finish: "Rubiaco"- "Batuequilla"


Hotels, restaurants, rural houses, Health Centres, civil guard station, Centre of documentation, tourist office, centre of rural development and filling stations.

Important telephone numbers

  • Health Centre in Nuñomoral (927433016)
  • Civil Guard Station in Nuñomoral (927433004)
  • Centre of Documentation (927674133)
  • Civil Guard Station in Caminomorisco (927435014)
  • Tourist Office in Caminomorisco (927435329)
  • Centre of rural development, Caminomorisco (927435301)


Typical vegetation of the zone inside the village "Batuequilla" and in the surroundings, also traditional architecture in the same village.


"Batuequilla" is nowadays depopulated. It maintains however the typical architecture of the zone, although many of the buildings are in a bad state of conservation. It also has a valley rich in holly trees and typical vegetation of the zone. It is a place with a unusual beauty with some nature.

Eat and sleep

  • Tourist Apartment "Las Cabañas de las Mestas", Las Mestas, Ladrillar (927434025)
  • Restaurant "Rutas de las Batuecas", Las Mestas, Ladrillar (927434025)

Practical Advices

Water, food, appropriate shoes, cap, camera, binoculars, care and respect for the environment.


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