Cap Rando Selection : Trips organized by Cap Rando partners
Type
Stationary trail rides
Comfort
In 2-3 person bedrooms, single bedrooms with supplement
Level
Level 2 : You must be able to walk, trot, canter in an arena or outdoor
From
900€
Duration
7 days - 6 nights - 5 half days riding in Andalusia
Highlights

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Stationary ride in Andalusia - This program allows you to discover the splendor of the Cabo de Gata Natural Park: its pristine beaches, valleys, small fishing villages ... You will discover the trail riding the techniques, in order to reach to be comfortable to ride in the mountains and gallop on the beaches. A perfect program to prepare you for the practice Inn to Inn progressive horseback trips and to enjoy the wilderness on a safe horse. Especially recommended for families, possibility to book only accommodation if you're non rider coming with a rider.
This ride is combinable on demand with
 Horse Training and Trail Ride in Andalusia - Cabo de Gata narural park - and Natural horsemanship in Cabo de Gata - Parelli horse training 

Itinerary
Programme intro

HORSEBACK TRAIL RIDE IN ANDALUSIA
INDICATIVE ITINERARY *

You can book only part of the program, from 2 days riding and 3 nights.


Day 1: Transfer from Almeria, Granada or Malaga airport. Overnight at your hotel in Rodalquilar.

Day 2: THE WOLF TOWER & PIRATES. For your first day of horseback riding in Andalusia, you will discover the Eastern part of the Natural Park. You will head towards the "Torre de los Lobos" (wolves tower) where you can admire the natural park and, if the weather is clear, the snow-capped peaks of the Sierra Nevada. You head to the Rodalquilar Valley, famous since the Roman presence, for its gold mines that attracted pirates landing on the beaches. You take a narrow path along the coast, which served to monitor the landings of pirates, passing by the famous "El Playazo" beach: a golden beach with crystal clear waters and white sand, topped by the castle of San Ramon. About 3 hours on horseback.

Day 3: THE GOLD MINE. You will take the old gold mine trail, you will pass by small ravines that were once the only connection between farms, mountains and the sea. You will cross the volcano crater that now forms the Valley of Rodalquilar, and discover the mineral cliffs that still hold gold today. About 3 hours on horseback.

Day 4: WESTERN LANDSCAPES. Inside the park, far from the coast, there are beatifull landscapes where several famous westerns were shot in the 70s: "A fistful of Dollars", "The Good, the Bad and the Truand ", etc ... You will cross a historic site in the nature park, "the brother's farm", where real events took place, and inspired Federico Garcia Lorca for his novel "Blood Wedding". About 3 hours on horseback.

Day 5: THE VOLCANO. You can not travel through the Cabo de Gata Natural Park without discovering those responsible for its creation: the volcanoes. You will cross the crater of a volcano and you will see how, despite millions of years past, the traces of its eruptions are still visible. About 3 hours on horseback.

Day 6: NEGRAS (THE BLACK HILL). Las Negras is a beautiful place, a spectacular geology in a fishermen's ambience. At the bottom of the bay is El Cerro Negro, an impressive rock formation, which has the appearance of a lava language, witness to what was the Natural Park of Cabo de Gata. In Las Negras you will find orchards watered by water coming from small flows of fresh water of the Rambla de las Agüillas and accumulated in small ponds close to the sea. About 3 hours on horseback.

Day 7: END after breakfast. Transfer to Almeria after breakfast.

* Indicative Programme which will be subject to change if necessary.

This ride is combinable on demand with Horse Training and Trail Ride in Andalusia - Cabo de Gata narural park - and Natural horsemanship in Cabo de Gata - Parelli horse training 

MEETING/DEPARTURE

MEETING: 
Sunday afternoon at Almeria airport or bus station, free transfer at 6pm, or directly at your hotel in San Jose. Optional transfer from Malaga, Alicante, Granada airports: 100 € / person for minimum 2 persons.


DEPARTURE: 
Saturday morning after breakfast. Free transfer at 9am to Almeria airport (book a flight after 11:30am). Optional transfer to Malaga, Alicante, Granada airports: 100 € / person for minimum 2 persons.


BUSES: 
From Malaga airport (terminal 3) or from Granada bus station, you can take a bus to Almeria, see websites: www.busbud.comwww.alsa.eswww.goeuro.fr

CAR RENTAL:
We recommend car rental, particularly cheap in Spain from 30 € per week), on the site www.autoeurope.fr if you do not arrive in Almeria: flights are often cheaper to Malaga with many lowcost companies. About 4 hour drive from Malaga, 2 hours 30 from Granada.

Riding

RIDING LEVEL: andalusia horse riding
You must be able to walk, trot and have a little experience in canter.

horse riding andalusiaGUIDE & INSTRUCOR: 
Professional licensed local guide. The guide speaks Spanish, French and some English.




horse riding in AndalusiaHORSES: 
Mixed Spanish and Arabian horses, well balanced, trail rides professionals.

TACK: 
English or trail ride saddles. 


Comfort

ACCOMMODATION: chambresrandonnee cheval andalousie
Comfortable hotel with swimming pool 15 minute drive from the beach.
Themed Apartment available on demand for families.



MEALS: 
Not included. You can book your stay with dinners. 


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Rates
Infos tarif

2021 PRICE / PER PERSON:
900 € / person in 2-3 person bedrooms 
July - August supplement: +200 €
Single supplement (if you don't want to share): 180 €
Minimum 2 riders.
Stay possible for 1 person with a supplement of 180 €: you do not pay this supplement if other riders are registered on the same dates.
Optional transfers from/to Malaga, Alicante, Granada airports: 100 € / person / transfer (200 € return) for minimum 2 persons.
Registration fees: 15 €

PRICE INCLUDES: 
Horse and tack rental, guide, assistant, accommodation, free transfers from/to Almeria at set times, financial bond for your payments by our travel agent guarantee.

PRICE DOESN'T INCLUDE: 
Individual insurance, meals, visits, tips, transfers from/to Granada or Malaga.

Dates
Dates From Infos Contact
- 900.00 € SUR DEMANDE EN OCTOBRE CONFIRME A PARTIR DE 1 PERSONNE + Infos
- 900.00 € OTHER DATES ON REQUEST + Infos
- 900.00 € SUR DEMANDE EN DECEMBRE CONFIRME A PARTIR DE 1 PERSONNE + Infos
- 900.00 € AUTRES DATES SUR DEMANDE + Infos
- 900.00 € AUTRES DATES SUR DEMANDE + Infos
- 900.00 € AUTRES DATES SUR DEMANDE + Infos
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- 900.00 € + Infos
- 900.00 € + Infos
- 900.00 € SUR DEMANDE EN NOVEMBRE + Infos
- 900.00 € SUR DEMANDE EN DECEMBRE + Infos
Booking
How to book
HOW TO BOOK:


1. CHECK THE AVAILABILITY, PRICE, DISCOUNT:
Check the availability and price (depending on the type of accommodation and after possible discounts) by contacting us
through the availability & quote request form or by phone +33(0)483431234, whatsapp +33(0)609520324, or e-mail: [email protected]

2. BOOKING:
Fill out the online registration form: 
https://www.horsebackridingvacations.eu/form/formulaire-d-inscription


3. INSURANCES:
Cap Rando is covered for its professional civil liability: GENERALI contract n ° AL974010.
To register on a Cap Rando holiday, you must be covered by an individual liability insurance covering your activity, individual accident, assistance, repatriation, and possibly cancellation (strongly recommended not to lose your payment in case of unforeseen your cancellation insurance contract). We offer West European citizens to subscribe the "Cap Protection Insurance" from Chapka Insurance: see prices. This covers you for cancellation, interruption of stay, individual accident, assistance 24h / 24h, medical expenses abroad, luggage insurance, civil liability. You can also only take a cancellation insurance if you have insurance covering other risks. If you pay by credit card, depending on your card, you may be fully covered: check your contract.
For non West European citizens, you can subscribe directly an insurance for instance on: https://www.axatravelinsurance.com/

4. PAYMENT:
A 30% deposit is required upon booking, the balance being due 60 days before the stay date. Less than 60 days before your departure date, full payment is requested at registration.
You can pay:
- By credit card on our secure payment website: Click here to access the server
- By bank transfer: Bank information

Your payments are guaranted by our GROUPAMA travel agent bond.
If you book a trip through Cap Rando, you have the guarantee not to loose any payment. 
The French law is the strongest and requires all French travel agencies to have an unlimited financial guarantee for their customers in case of financial failure.


5. CONFIRMATION:
You will receive a confirmation file and contract with the invoice and all practical information within 24 hours after reception of your registration form and payment.