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Proatur

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Covarrubias, Spain
+34 616 93 05 00
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Riding with El Cid - the good the bad and the ugly and other characters

Our first time in this part of Spain. What a place! Just gorgeous landscapes with a touch of Sergio... read more

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Claus Bruun J
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Camino de Santiago on Horseback

I spent three weeks riding the Camino de Santiago on horseback through Castilla y Léon and Galicia... read more

Reviewed May 28, 2018
Larissa B
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Horse tourism company specialaised in quality horse trails in Spain. Horse tourism, horse trips around Spain. We offer guided horse trails with in the most beautiful and wildest regions of Spain, far from the mass tourism traffic. Visiting with us, you will ride splendid Spanish PRE horses, you can race on the Biskay beach or cross the Pyrenees, experience the diversity of landscape and delicious local cuisine, relax in a landscaped park or experience religious crowd in Santiago de Compostela. "Proatur" offers 9 different routes from Andalusia through Gredos to the Cantabrian coast. We ride in the traditional ¨Vacero¨ style equipment, although there are English saddles available for those who wont like the convenient, covered with sheepskin vacera saddles :) We are a company with 30 years of experience founded and conducted by Jose - Spanish, enthusiast of the PRE and Spanish culture, Ula - the guide, Eva - our angel and the cook and very lively Dominican riders :)
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Covarrubias, Spain
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Our first time in this part of Spain. What a place! Just gorgeous landscapes with a touch of Sergio Leone and Clint Eastwood. We rode the El Cid trail with Proatur and enjoyed it enormously. The landscape is vast and people scarce, vultures soaring in...More

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Reviewed May 28, 2018

I spent three weeks riding the Camino de Santiago on horseback through Castilla y Léon and Galicia to Santiago de Compostela. It was a memorable experience and the best riding vacation I have done so far. The landscape is amazing and changes a lot during...More

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uszczesny, Manager at Proatur, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you very much Larissa, it was a pleasure to ride with you and I feel we've had some good fun and conversation throughout this trail. Looking forward to seeing you soon. Ula

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Reviewed May 7, 2018 via mobile

It was a memorable experience! the landscape is unique and seeing it by horse it’s truly amazing. Gentle and healthy horses. Ursula is a Great guide. Very polite, super attentive and very professional!! I definetely recommend it! Madalena

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uszczesny, Manager at Proatur, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you very much Madalena!

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Reviewed July 24, 2017

my seventh trip with proatur, i have never been disappointed! riding the pelgrim trails through ancient forests and little antiek villages where time has stood still. It has a very calming effect, the nature is so beautiful, pelgrims on the trails either on foot or...More

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Reviewed July 7, 2017 via mobile

The last part. O Cebreiro - Santiago This trail was well organised. Top-timing. Transfer from the airport. Nice, strong, gentle and healthy horses. Beautiful environment to ride. Good overnight locations, although the second place we staid, needs extra care. Peregrinos along the way. Everyone says...More

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Reviewed June 16, 2017

Every year I go for a trail ride and this Ride was one of the best! Horses with a forward-goers, easy and pleasure to ride are very well looked after. Spanish saddles and bridles create special atmosphere and for me were very comfortable. Beautiful nature...More

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