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Ride Andalucia

Calle Convento, Spain
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Ranked #74 of 218 Activities in Costa del Sol
Type: Equestrian Trails
Traveler Description: If you like horses and have a little riding experience - this is the place to go! Ride Andalucia is a new Horse trekking company which will take you... more »
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Saddleworth, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014 NEW

Having recently returned from my 9th trip with Ride Andalucía, I cannot speak more highly about what’s on offer: • Beautiful and varied scenery to ride through • A very experienced guide who knows the area, its history and traditions • Comfortable overnight accommodation along the routes (for the horses too!) • Delicious local food • Nice long riding days... More

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Dulverton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

What an amazing ride on very sure footed, well schooled horses through the mountains surrounding Gaucin. The natural rock gardens of lavender and rock roses shone like jewels in the sun, countered by shady goat tracks and Phoenician roadways through forests of cork oak and sweet chestnuts. Fabulous picnic in the shade beside the river and delicious tapas with a... More

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Heswall, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

Just returned from a memorable 6 days riding with Karen and her lovely horses in the mountain trails and white washed villages of Andalucia. A fabulous trip for anyone who loves riding out, fresh air and amazing scenery. Sure footed sensible, forward going horses who enjoy a happy varied life. A perfect time of the year to go and see... More

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Lewes, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

I had the best two days riding on Karen's horse Sammy going through the mountains picking fruits galloping down the tracks and crossing rivers with my mummy.Arfter 8 hours we arrived exhausted but happy in our hotel in Benarabbar.the next day was so fun THANK YOU KAREN.Hope you enjoyed it too i did.Pearl Christie aged 8.

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Christchurch, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2014

I can recommend Ride Andalucia as an excellent activity for anyone staying in this area. The riding is fantastic with unbelievable views and the horses are just lovely; sensible but not lazy and all beautiful Andaluz or Andalucian crosses. This is a fantastic way to explore the amazing countryside inland from the coast. We had no idea how dramatic and... More

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Malaga
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2013

Karen´s riding holidays are truly unique. There is no better way to experience the diverse beauty of Andalucia. I have been lucky enough to ride many times with Karen, who is a wonderful horsewoman, guide and companion. The andaluz horses are very sure-footed to take one up and over ragged mountains, across rivers, & through the forests. The rides have... More

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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2013

I rode with Karen and team on the Gallops for Gourmet tour in October. It was just a great holiday and made even more special by the people. Karen has a assembled a great team around her. Surefooted horses riding on routes only accessible by them. Wonderful food cooked by Alberto. I will be back....

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Cotswolds
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2012

This is a holiday for those who want to see the real country-side and local life. We rode along mule trails, up sides of mountains, through cork forests, narrow Moorish villages and down fantastic valleys. Frequent stops for delicious snacks and for lunch a picnic feast or at a local restaurant. Our luggage was miraciously transported between friendly hotels and... More

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Leeds
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9 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2012

In response to my other half's skiing holiday, I like to take a sunshine riding holiday early in the year. This is my second time with Karen at Ride Andalucia and to vary things she organised some different routes to last year. We spent the first day in Grazalema National Park, which was a really beautiful outward trek around a... More

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Tring
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2011

Just returned from my 3rd fabulous tour with Karen and her wonderful horses. We stayed in lovely local accomodation which was very comfotable and they made us so welcome, great food too. I can't praise the organisation of the tours highly enough. The horses are so fit, well schooled and amazingly sure footed. The scenery was breath taking with views... More

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