Pure Andalusia

Special situations need even more flexibility

Our weekly programs need a minimum of clients and a planing in advance. Cancellations and rebookings are disapointing for all of us – mostly for you. So we will plan in shorter advance to make them go out in 2022.

Get in contact with us if you have interest in a special date – perhaps already with some more friends and we will try to organize and push the date!!

Pure Andalusia- Horse riding, beach, white villages, majestic horses and flamenco –
the “best of” in one week!

 

On extended rides through the mountains of Mijas, little paths, eucalyptus trees and valleys, in which the oleander blooms even throughout the beginning of summer.

A two-day-ride over the mountains to Alhaurin, with a picnic you carry in the saddlebags.

One highlight is the posibility of a ride at the extensive beach of the Atlantic Ocean.

The horse riding is complemented by strolls through the white villages and an Andalusian horse show.

Saturday: Arrival and dinner with a presentation of the program.
Sunday: In the morning and afternoon, you will explore the surrounding of the Rancho in a two hours ride, through stone pine forests and goat tracks to viewpoints, offering magnificent views
over the Costa del Sol. Lunch will be prepared on the Rancho and in summer time there’ll be a long siesta break at the pool.
Monday: One ride in the morning. After lunch you’ll drive to the white village Mijas, famous for its donkey taxis, little shops and cafés. Through small alleys, traditionally decorated with colorful
flowerpots, you’ll get to the most beautiful viewpoints, churches and other attractions. You will have dinner at the Rancho.
Tuesday: For a lot of you a ride on the beach is a highlight and today you get the possibility to make it come true.. After breakfast you drive along the Costa del Sol, cross Marbella, Estepona, the historic rock of Gibraltar and by good weather enjoy fantastic
views over the coasts of Africa. You cross Tarifa where the Atlantic invites for rides on the sandy beach and in the shadow of pine trees or opened fields. Except during the summer months you will just cross some local fisher men and cows enjoying the warm sand. You can use the afternoon to enjoy a typical fish restaurant and visit Tarifa, the southernst point of Europe with the option of some wale watching.( not included).
Or you use the day for some rides in the surrounds of the ranch. Dinner at the ranch.

Wednesday: You’ll have a ride in the morning and you can admire the climbing skills of the horses once more. After lunch, you’ll drive to a Spanish horse show, where you get the chance to see the
majestic Spanish horses in typical disciplines. Apart from the haute école and the horses being worked in hand on the ground, and of course Doma Vaquera will not be missing. You’ll have dinner at the Rancho.
Thursday: After breakfast, you’ll start the second part of the two-days-ride, over the Sierra de Mijas, passing an old quarry and forest trails through stone pine trees. On the way you’ll have views
over the Costa del Sol, the coast of Africa, Malaga, with it’s harbor and in the countryside over the white villages. You will enjoy a picnic in the mountains. The horses will stay overnight in
Alhaurin el Grande and you’ll drive back to the Rancho for dinner and you’ll spend the night there.
Friday: After breakfast, you’ll return to the horses and start the way through the hilly countryside back to the coast. You’ll see small farms, little paths and herds of goats until you reach a riverbed,
which leads water even in summer. On your way back to La Paz, you’ll have another picnic. The dinner will take place at the Rancho.
Saturday: Departure.
(Subject to modifications)

General

This program is for experienced riders who want to try the trail riding with the possibility to get used to horses and way of riding on two shorter rides the first day, with a local station to come back every night.
This program can be combined with any program of La Paz.

Minimum of 4 clients to take place.
On arrival and departure is no riding program.

You ride with andalusian mares and geldings in spanish saddles with long stirrups and hackamore on one hand; a very easy and comfortable way of riding for riders and horses. You ride in walk or canter.
You should have good riding experience in country rides and be able to have a horse under control in all gates ( canters standing in the saddle) and be able to get on and off the horse without help.

Weight limit 95kg with complete riding clothes
About 4 to 6 hours riding every day.

On the trail you have to walk some parts (comfortable shoes)

Arrival and departure

With your booking you have transfers at given times from and to Malaga airport included. Special transfers (Euro 30,-) can be booked extra and give you more flexibility with your flight booking.

We recommend a rent a car for more flexibility even for the beach ride as also for a visit to the coast or the beach nearby.

Services

8 days / 7 nights in double room, single room with supplement, full board ( table wine included), one day with two rides of 2 hours, 4 days of trail, German and English speaking guide, horse with equipment, transfers from and to Malaga airport at given times and during the program

Not included: beach day, personal insurence (riding, as all kind of sport activity, is under your own responsability and you should take care to have a valid insurence)

Riding experience:

You are safe in the handling of a horse and have the necessary riding experience in outside rides to have your horse in all gates in a group safe under control, you can mount and dismount without help and you are able to stand up in the stirrups during the canters and longer climbing parts in the mountains to help your horse. Some parts you have to walk ( comfortable shoes)

The maximum weight of the rider is 95 kilos with complete riding clothes

About 4 – 5 hours riding per day ( on the two days trail up to 7 hours)


Prices 2022
Rider: 990,-
single room supl.: 105,- €

Dates Pure Andalusia 2022
date free places
19/03/22 – 26/03/22 0
24/09/22 – 01/10/22 0