In the middle of the nature of the Sierra Nevada is the riding school where Goyo works as a guide. He invites you to ride on horseback through olive and almond trees, climb beautiful mountain ranges and descend the rich valleys. The lunar landscapes and the traditional cave houses will enchant you with all their charm. The horses are very well-trained and Goyo as a guide will let you enjoy an unforgettable experience immersed in the wild flora of Andalusia.
Goyo, especially on his bicycle, has traveled through countries such as Morocco, Cuba, Italy, France and Germany and speaks excellent English.
He has a great passion for the mountains and besides riding, he also specializes in downhill skiing, canyoning and climbing.
Where is it?
The riding school where Goyo works is a 45 minute drive from Granada and 1 hour from Almeria on the outskirts of the town of Guadix at the foot of the Sierra Nevada.
If you go horseback riding at the Goyo riding school, you will receive 10% discount on overnight stays at our holiday farm de Balsa that lies at 25 km. from the riding school. Also nice for non-riders.
- 2 hours 40 euros.
- 3 hours 60 euros.
- Half day route 75 euros.
- Day routes including picnic 130 euros
- Riding lessons 20 euros.
- 10 lessons 190 euros.
Idyllic weekend in the largest cave area in Spain at the foot of the Sierra Nevada. A program suitable for those who want to learn to ride a horse or have done very little and want to spend two pleasant days in nature. Also, possible during the week.
Pick up at the accommodation to go to the equestrian center. Meet the horses and riding lessons.
Pick up at the accommodation to go to the equestrian center. Lesson and tour with the guide to put what you have learned into practice.
Duration 3 hours.
Supplies Shoes and specific clothing for riding (helmets are provided), sun protection, sunglasses, hat, gloves ...
Location Riding school on the outskirts of Guadix. 45 minutes from Granada and 1 hour from Almeria.
Transfer To and from your accommodation.
For those who want to learn to ride a horse or have done very little and want to spend a wonderful week in the nature of the Sierra Nevada. In this week you will learn how to handle the horse and to master it in walk and trot during the outdoor tours in the nature of the beautiful Sierra Nevada. Under the watchful eye of a qualified guide.
Accommodation In a typical cave aparthotel in the area like Cuevas del tío Tobas ***
Transfer to hotel and program presentation.
Horses adjudication, learn to brush, saddle on , bridle the horse, clean hoofs… Riding lesson(walk): balance, direction, impulsion. Outdoor walk to practice what we have learned.
Riding lesson(trot initiation): balance, walk and trot exercises. Outdoor trek to practice what has been learned.
Riding lesson(trot): balance, walk and trot exercises controlling the horse. Outdoor trek to practice what we have learned.
Riding lesson(trot): balance, walk and trot exercises controlling the horse, suspension trot. Outdoor trek to practice what we have learned.
Required equipment Shoes and specific clothing for riding (helmets are provided), sun protection, sunglasses, hat, gloves …
Duracion 5 days of 3 hours and 5 nights.
Location Riding school on the outskirts of Guadix at the foot of the Sierra Nevada.
Transfer Granada airport and to and from the accommodation.