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Ride Andalucia

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Roaming the hills on horseback

My wife and I just spent a glorious week on well trained horses, exploring far and wide around the... read more

Reviewed 24 October 2017
Adelaide, Australia
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Great experience

My husband and I rode with Karen and some of her team on the Shepherds and Smugglers ride in late... read more

Reviewed 20 June 2017
Chicago, Illinois
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Calle Convento 130 | Gaucin, 29480, Spain
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Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

My wife and I just spent a glorious week on well trained horses, exploring far and wide around the beautiful Serrania de Ronda area. Karen and Dan were great hosts and took us through varied terrain along smugglers tracks and historic trails, with leisurely lunch...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 20 June 2017

My husband and I rode with Karen and some of her team on the Shepherds and Smugglers ride in late May and had a fantastic time. We're both novice riders but not total beginners (we had been riding once or twice a week for about...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed 31 May 2017

ever since visiting Ronda some years ago, I thought how wonderful if would be to ride the plains beneath the magnificent cliff top city and away into the distance. Then I saw the opportunity with this ride. Karen's experience provides safety and adventure in equal...More

Date of experience: May 2017
2  Thank Anne-Louise G
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Gorgeous 1.5h ride arranged last minute with Karen. Great lively horse and good amount of canters, as well as quiet walking to admire the stunning countryside around Gaucin. Lovely chatty company from owner's assistant, and just the two of us, so very tailored. Would highly...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank FrenchieSa
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Just returned from an amazing 4 day adventure with a desperate yearning to go back for more. From the moment we were met at Gibraltar airport until our departure we were looked after superbly by our guide Karen, helper Jess, hosts Sandy & Murphy and...More

Date of experience: November 2016
2  Thank SentaVan
Reviewed 28 October 2016

Just returned from a 4 days excellent riding holiday with Ride Andalucia. Lovely horses, breathtaking views, exiting trails, very nice local accommendations and not least excellent company and guidance by Karen and her assistant Jessica. We´ll be back.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Jeppe B
Reviewed 27 June 2016

Amazing horses, sure footed, fit and keen. My steed was a gallant gentleman. The hidden valleys, lush forests, cool rivers and dramatic scenery provided a holiday of a lifetime. Karen is a fund of local information, knows all the local people. She has spent years...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Diana F
Reviewed 17 May 2016

A Ride Andalucia holiday is like stumbling upon a magical adventure, hidden away in stunningly dramatic and spectular countryside just inland of the Southern coast of Spain. Just 45 minutes drive from the built-up, urban centre of Gibraltar, the winding road to the horses reveals...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Jess M
Reviewed 12 June 2015 via mobile

Wow! Where do I begin? I have never experienced a riding tour before, so wasn't sure quite what to expect in terms of what the horses would be like, what the accommodation would be like and whether I would cope with the riding as it's...More

Date of experience: June 2015
2  Thank Dentista W
Reviewed 12 June 2015

As a bit of a novice rider, I was a little nervous about riding over mountains and narrow trails but nerves were very soon forgotten. Karen's horses are amazing, they are so sure footed and calm, real confidence givers. Before long you are able to...More

Date of experience: June 2015
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