Cap Rando Selection : Trips organized by Cap Rando partners
Type
Circular Inn to Inn trail ride
Comfort
In 2-3 person bedrooms, single bedrooms with supplement
Level
Level 3 :You must be able to walk, trot, canter and gallop outdoor

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Horseback riding in Spain. Following the beautiful valley of the river Tormes, the landscapes are varied with its lakes, canyons, cliffs and meadows. You will cross medieval villages full of history and breathtaking landscapes. Your native guide of the region will present you these landscapes and the history of this country which fascinates him. Two itineraries are offered, 5 days or 6 days riding.

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Horse riding in Spain

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Horse riding in Spain

Itinerary
Image programme
randonnée à cheval Espagne Sierra de Gredos
Programme intro

TRAIL RIDE IN SPAIN
INDICATIVE ITINERARY *

horseback trail ride in spain

 

Day1: Madrid - Navareedonda de Gredos. Meeting at Madrid airport at 3 pm, transfer to Navarredonda de Gredos. 2 hours drive with a break in Avila town for a short visit: an amazing walled medieval town, classified as a World Heritage Site by the UNESCO. You will enjoy your welcome dinner at the hotel with your guide in Navarredonda de Gredos, a mountain village at 1600 m altitude, with beautiful views of the highest peaks in Sierra de Gredos.

Day 2: Navareedonda de Gredos - Navacepeda de Tormes. After breakfast you will be transfered to meet your horse. The first ride is a short and comfortable day, when you will get to know your horse. A ride through the Tormes valley and pineforests, open fields with great views of Gredos Mountains. Lunch at fisherman's hut with an excellent paella, cooked at the spot, beside the river Tormes where it is possible to swim in summer. Short afternoon ride to Navacepeda de Tormes. Night and dinner at a local hotel. About 4 hours riding.

Day 3: Navacepeda de Tormes - El Barco de Avila. The longest day and the most beautiful views of Gredos Mountains. You will ride down the valley and through small and remote medieval villages. Lunch at Aliseda de Tormes, beside the Tormes river and its medival bridge. In the afternoon you will ride down the opened valley with a different landscape, nice trots and canters, to El Barco de Ávila. You will cross the Tormes river on a Roman bridge in El Barco de Avila, a 12th century village and castle. Night and dinner at 4* hotel. About 6 hours 1/2 riding.

Day 4: El Barco de Avila - Hoyorredondo. You will ride to Salamanca province, a beautiful flat and dry area, with incredible granite formations a very rural area, fields with stone walls, where you can see farmers riding donkeys. The landscape today changes again, the riding is through holm oaks woods and pastures, you will cross Puente del Congosto, an other medieval village with a 15th century bridge and castle. Picnic near the river, a very beautiful spot for swimming in summer. In the afternoon, funny ride with nice canters to Hoyorredondo. Night and dinner at a very beautiful rural Inn, where you will be able to see the horses resting from your bedroom's window: a magical place. About 6 hours riding.

Day 5: Hoyorredondo - Navacepedilla de Corneja. Nice trots and canters in the morning by the flat and open Corneja River Valley to Bonilla de la Sierra, a very important Medieval town, with a beautiful church. Lunch will be a barbecue in a private garden with swimming pool. In the afternoon, you will start riding up to the mountains. Night and dinner at charming hotel in Navacepedilla de Corneja. About 6 hours riding.

Day 6: Navacepedilla de Corneja - Navarredonda. This is a magnificent mountain riding through 3 different valleys. In the morning you will ride up the mountain to the highest place of the ride, Puerto de Chía (1800 m), with a magnificent view of the Corneja river valley in the back and the Alberche river valley in the front. Lunch at San Martin de la Vega with the views of the Gredos Mountains. After lunch, you will cross the Alberche river and continue to Tormes River valley to reach the stables. Night and farewell dinner at the hotel in Navarredonda de Gredos. About 4 hours riding.

Day 7: Breakfast at your hotel, end of the ride for the 5 days riding version and transfer to Madrid airport, departure at 10 am, to be at the airport at 12 o'clock. Day ride in circle for the 6 days riding version with nice trots and gallops in pine forests and along the Tormes river. Excellent picnic in the countryside. In the afternoon, return to the stable. Farewell dinner and overnight in the same rural hotel as the day before.

Day 8: Breakfast at your hotel, end of the hike for the 6 days riding version and transfer to Madrid airport, departure at 10 o'clock, to be at the airport at 12 o'clock.


* Indicative itinerary that may be changed if necessary.
 

MEETING/DEPARTURE

MEETING: 
Sunday afternoon at your 1st accommodation (the address will be given with your booking confirmation) 
Free transfer from Madrid airport: meeting at 3 pm - 2 hour drive


DEPARTURE:  
Saturday morning (5 days riding), Sunday morning (6 days riding) after breakfast. Free transfer to Madrid. Departure at 10 am. Arrival at 12 pm.

Riding

 RIDING LEVEL: image 8
You must be able to walk, trot, canter and galop outdoor on open spaces.

randonnee a cheval en espagneHORSES: 
Purebred Spanish, Hispano-Arabian and crossbreeds. Serene horses, result of an excellent natural education. Most of them are born and raised on the spot. They live in freedom and herd in vast pastures and pine forest.

TACK: 
High quality English saddles with a silicone seat. All tack is in excellent condition, very comfortable for horses and riders.

horse riding in SpainGUIDE: 
Professional licensed guide. The guide speaks Spanish and English. An assitant follows by car preparing copious lunches.

RIDING TIMES:
5-6 hours per day on average.

Comfort

ACCOMMODATION:  image 11
In hotels and guesthouses. Single bedroom available with supplement.

image 1330MEALS:
Taken every night in the hotels. For lunch, an assistant prepares local dishes served at the table: salads, barbecue, paella, fresh fruit, wine and coffee or tea.

LUGGAGE TRANSFERS:
The assistant transfers luggage every day. 


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Rates
Infos tarif

2021 PRICES / PER PERSON:

5 DAYS RIDING:

For 4 riders minimum:
(contact us to check the number of riders booked)
1 395 € in 2-3 person bedrooms 
Single supplement (if you don't want to share with other riders): 135 €
3 rider supplement: 70 €
2 rider supplement: 100 €
Registration fees: 15 € / person

6 DAYS RIDING: 
For 4 riders minimum:
(contact us to check the number of riders booked)
1 640 € in 2-3 person bedrooms 
Single supplement (if you don't want to share with other riders): 160 €
3 rider supplement: 70 €
2 rider supplement: 100 €
Registration fees: 15 € / person

2022 PRICES / PER PERSON:

5 DAYS RIDING:

For 4 riders minimum:
(contact us to check the number of riders booked)
1 495 € in 2-3 person bedrooms 
May, September, Ocober supplement: +35 €
Single supplement (if you don't want to share with other riders): 135 €
3 rider supplement: 70 €
2 rider supplement: 100 €
Registration fees: 15 € / person

6 DAYS RIDING: 
For 4 riders minimum:
(contact us to check the number of riders booked)
1 740 € in 2-3 person bedrooms 
Single supplement (if you don't want to share with other riders): 160 €
3 rider supplement: 70 €
2 rider supplement: 100 €
Registration fees: 15 € / person

PRICE INCLUDES: 

Horse and tack rental, guide, assistant, accommodation, all meals, drinks during meals, luggage transfers, transfer from/to Madrid, financial bond for your payments by our travel agent guarantee. 

PRICE DOESN'T INCLUDE: 

Individual insurance, drinks out of meals, sodas, hot drinks, visits, tips, all that is not indicated in "PRICE INCLUDES".

Dates
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- 1395€ 1325€ 5 DAYS RIDING - LAST AVAILABILITIES CONFIRMED DEPARTURE + Infos
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- 1395€ 1325€ 5 DAYS RIDING - LAST AVAILABILITIES CONFIRMED DEPARTURE + Infos
- 1530€ 5 DAYS RIDING + Infos
- 1495€ 5 DAYS RIDING + Infos
- 1495€ 5 DAYS RIDING + Infos
- 1740€ 6 DAYS RIDING + Infos
- 1495€ 5 DAYS RIDING + Infos
- 1495€ 5 DAYS RIDING + Infos
- 1740€ 6 DAYS RIDING + Infos
- 1495€ 5 DAYS RIDING + Infos
- 1530€ 5 DAYS RIDING + Infos
- 1530€ 5 DAYS RIDING + Infos
- 1530€ 5 DAYS RIDING + Infos
Booking
How to book
HOW TO BOOK:

By booking with Cap Rando, you get the benefit of the French travel agency law, one of the strictest in the world: an unlimited financial guarantee for all your payments !

BOOKING PROCEDURE:

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)483431321, 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 Europe Union 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.

6. CANCELLATION POLICY:
See general conditions and special covid conditions: cancellation conditions.
Please note: Any stay may be canceled in the event of insufficient bokkings to ensure the stay up to 21 days before the starting date. In this case, a replacement stay may be offered to you, if it does not suit you: full refund is guaranteed without compensation. We advise you to book refundable flights / trains.