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Doma Vaquera

EQUESTRIAN TOURISM "ANDALUSIA ON HORSEBACK"

SIERRA DE ANDÚJAR ¨THE HEART OF ANDALUSIA¨

Price € 1500,-

Dates 2023 January 19 -25 February 22 -28, April 9 - 15, May 14 - 20, July 2 - 8, August 6 - 12, September 24 - 30, October 22 - 28, November 19 - 25, December 10 - 16.

Doma vaquera is an equestrian sport which, according to the Royal Spanish Riding Federation (RFHE), consists of "performing successively and in a quadrilong, a series of exercises taken from those in the field to work with cattle ".It is the typical Andalusian type of riding, where you work with the 2 reins in one hand, and with quick starts and stops, necessary for work in the field with the bulls "of the corrida". This type of riding was introduced by the Spaniards to America and is where "western dressage" comes from.

LEARN DOMA VAQUERA IN THE HEART OF ANDALUSIA, BETWEEN JAEN Y CORDOBA

José Maria, 30-year-old farrier by profession but rider by vocation, from an early age he dedicated himself to the world of horses, raising, taming and preparing horses for leisure and also for dressage ¨doma vaquera¨

We have known each other for years and I have complete confidence in him, because he is a person who loves horses and who loves people who love horses.
Manolo Cabacci

Programa "doma vaquera ̈

Day 1 Sunday

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Transfer from the airport, Ave de Córdoba station or Andújar station. Dinner and accommodation in a hotel in the Jewish quarter of Arjona.

Day 2 Monday

At 9:00 am after breakfast transfer to the riding school. Presentation of the horses and explanation of the program by the instructor. Visit to the Hispano-Arab ranch in the same equestrian centre. Know the harness and garrisons of doma vaquera training. Course on track, beginning dressage doma vaquera, Approximate duration 3 hours, transfer to Arjona. Free afternoon. Dinner and night at the hotel in Arjona

Day 3 Tuesday

At 9:00 am after breakfast transfer to the riding school. Braids and hairstyles typical of doma vaquera dressage, we learn to tie a doma vaquera knot. Track lessons with house doma vaquera horses (Hispano-Arabic). Approximate duration 3 hours.Transfer to Arjona Free afternoon. Dinner and night at the hotel in Arjona

Day 4 Wednesday

At 9:00 am after breakfast transfer to the riding school. Track lessons, lateral work, foot changes, doma vaquera training exercises. Free afternoon. Dinner and night at the hotel in Arjona.

Day 5 Thursday

At 9:00 am after breakfast transfer to the riding school.

Review of what has been learned about ¨doma vaquera ¨ dressage, advanced dressage course doma vaquera. Free afternoon, Dinner and night at the hotel in Arjona.

Day 6 Friday

at 9:00 am after breakfast transfer to the equestrian centre. Advanced dressage course doma vaquera. Free afternoon. Dinner and night at the hotel in Arjona

Day 7 Saturday

Transfer after breakfast.

Where is it located
In the Sierra de Andújar, between Jaén (45 km.) and Córdoba (80 km.), surrounded by the Sierra Morena mountains that cross the north of Andalusia, in the locality of Arjona. Arjona is a Spanish municipality in the province of Jaén, Andalusia. Located between the mountains and the immense olive fields. The equestrian centre belongs to a family that have traditionally combined the oliveoil production with a passion for the horse.

INFORMATION

PRICE: €1500 IN A DOUBLE ROOM IN ACCOMMODATION AND HALF BOARD, MINIMUM GROUP 2 PEOPLE, IT CAN BE DONE FOR 1 PERSON WITH SMALL GROUP SUPPLEMENT + 150 €, SINGLE ROOM SUPPLEMENT + €120 / ALL THE PROGRAM, PRICES FOR SUPPLEMENTS AND CUSTOMIZED TRANSFERS WILL BE PAID DIRECTLY TO JOSÉ UPON ARRIVAL.

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The price paid includes

Transfers from Andujar to the hotel (2 transfers) on the 1st and the last day.

Transfers every day to and from the hotel to the equestrian centre.

6 nights at the hotel with half board (breakfast and dinner)

5 day program with vaquera dressage instructor

The price do not include

other transfers from airports or train station consumption of other foods or beverages other activities

How to arrive
from Seville airport 203 kilometers
by car: 2 hours
by train AVE train from Seville station to Córdoba and conventional train or bus to Andújar 2h30
* pick up from Andújar station included in the price

Malaga Airport

238 kilometers by car, 2 hours 15 minutes by train AVE train from Málaga station to Córdoba and conventional train or bus to Andújar 3 hours 15 minutes.

* pick up from Andújar station included in the price
Madrid Airport
by car 327 kilometers 3 hours
by train AVE train from Madrid - Córdoba and conventional train or bus to Andújar 3 hours 40 minutes

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* pick up from Andújar station included in the price

We can organize for you the transfer from:
Malaga airport transfer price €260 per way maximum 4 passengers.
Córdoba Ave station transfer: €100 per trip, maximum 4 passengers

Where do we sleep?
www.desdelajuderia.es or hotel www.hostalbennassar.es
In the historic center of Arjona and the old Jewish quarter, a charming themed hotel
Andalusian style.

*If you arrive by plane in Madrid or Malaga we advise you to rent a car, in addition to saving time and money on transfers, you can make visits to Cordoba, Jaen, Andujar, etc. During your free time.

TIPS TO MAKE YOUR STAY VERY ENJOYABLE

IT IS RECOMMENDED TO HIRE A VEHICLE AT MÁLAGA OR MADRID AIRPORT, AS THE AFTERNOONS ARE FREE AND WILL ALLOW YOU TO VISIT THE CITIES OF CORDOBA, SEVILLE AND JAÉN AND KNOW A DEEP ANDALUSIAN REGION VERY INTERESTING FOR ITS CULTURE, ITS LANDSCAPE AND GASTRONOMY.

IF YOU WISH, WE CAN RECOMMEND HOTELS TO EXTEND YOUR STAY FOR A FEW MORE DAYS IN THE CITY OF CÓRDOBA.

For bookings, please sent an email to horsebackridinginspain@gmail.com

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Telephone: 0031612044440