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Ride Andalucia

#301 of 640 things to do in Costa del Sol Features Animals
Calle Convento 130 | Gaucin, 29480, Spain
+34 663 15 55 47
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Fabulous riding through the mountains of Southern Spain

What an amazing ride on very sure footed, well schooled horses through the mountains surrounding... read more

Reviewed 10 May 2014
Dulverton, United Kingdom
Spring Flowers Trip 2014

Just returned from a memorable 6 days riding with Karen and her lovely horses in the mountain... read more

Reviewed 25 April 2014
Claire L
Heswall, England, United Kingdom
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Calle Convento 130 | Gaucin, 29480, Spain
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Reviewed 10 May 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...More

3  Thank Chant69
Reviewed 25 April 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...More

2  Thank Claire L
Reviewed 9 February 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...More

Thank Pearl C
Reviewed 21 January 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...More

Thank Susan H
Reviewed 19 November 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...More

Thank AmyMalaga
Reviewed 13 May 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...More

Thank LanceSoup
Reviewed 5 June 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...More

Thank Tishy W
Reviewed 21 May 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...More

Thank ShelovesEcudaor
Reviewed 24 October 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...More

1  Thank Tchiyo
Reviewed 24 October 2011

Yet again we have had the most amazing time with Ride Andalucia, thanks Karen! Lovely long canters that seemed to go on forever, the stunning views that you couldn't imagine in your wildest dreams, riding through carpets of chestnuts, relaxing at the end of the...More

2  Thank RidingFanatic
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Corinne S
Hi We are in Mijas for a few days soon. Both experienced riders - wondering if you do hacking? We would be interested to try you as we often go on riding hols abroad and may well consider coming to you in the future. Thanks Corinne Shoolbred
4 March 2015|
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