Platinum Packages – 18 hour riding bundle
|Single – 1 person
|Couple sharing- 2 people
|2 person group
|3 person group
*price based on the mountain explorer package
Sample Itinerary 1: Riding lesson/Trek mix
Day 1 – Arrive at your accommodation & settle in. After lunch you will arrive at the riding centre to meet our horses & have an assessment riding lesson in the arena/or a riding lesson (1 hour).
Day 2 – You will go on a 4 hour half day trek. Afterwards return to your accommodation for a long lunch. Later on in the afternoon you will have a riding lesson in the arena (1 hour)
Day 3 – You will go on a 4 hour half day trek. Afterwards return to your accommodation for a long lunch. Later on in the afternoon return for a riding lesson in the arena (1 hour)
Day 4- You will go on a full day trek in the mountains with a picnic lunch (6 hours)
Day 5 – Enjoy a riding lesson (1 hour) in the morning. Leave you accommodation to travel on to the airport (transfers available)
Sample Itinerary 2: Novice Trekker
Day 1- Arrive at your accommodation in the morning & settle in. You will walk/drive to the riding centre for a 1 hour introduction to trekking workshop to prepare you for trekking in the arena. We will cover the basic controls and do some practicing outside of the arena. In the afternoon you can head out for lunch at a local restaurant or make use of the self-catering facilities and eat at your apartment. Later in the afternoon return for a 1 hour trek where you will be introduced to the local area on horse back.
Day 2 – Enjoy a Trek to a local mountain restaurant on horseback where we will stop for a three course lunch or tapas and drinks on route (4.5 hours).
Day 3 – You will go on a more challenging 4 hour half day trek either on a river ride passing through a traditional farming village or to a secluded mountain lake in the valley.
Day 4 – In the morning put your new horse riding skills to the test on a full day trek (6 hours) where we will stop for a picnic lunch in the mountains.
Day 5 – Enjoy breakfast by the pool before taking a final 2 hour trek on your last day (Airport transfers available)
Sample Itinerary 3: Mountain Explorer
Day 1 – Arrive at your accommodation. Take some time to relax after your journey. Enjoy the pool & guest facilities.
Day 2 –Walk/drive to the riding centre for a full day trek (6 hours). We will stop for a picnic lunch in the mountains. We have a selection of stunning day trek routes available to suit all abilities. Each day you will ride somewhere new.
Day 3 – You will enjoy another full day trek (6 hours) stopping en route for a picnic lunch in the mountains. We will ride up to a mountain view point and wind down through traditional Spanish working agricultural villages heading homewards along the Gualdalfeo river.
Day 4- – You will go on a full day trek (6 hours) . We have a choice of routes available. Explore the historical miners route, ride to the valley made famous by Chris Stewart in his book “Driving over lemons” or up to higher mountain trails & the hippy community of Benificio. We will stop for lunch in the mountains.
Day 5 – Leave your accommodation to travel onto the airport (transfers available on request).
Sample itinerary 4 – Family
Day 1 – Arrive at your accommodation in the morning and settle in. Enjoy an afternoon by the pool or venture out into the local town. After lunch you will meet our horses & ponies. We will give you a tour of our riding centre. You will take an introduction to horse care class. You will learn how to bring your pony in with a head collar from the paddock then we will do some grooming together and feed some treats. You will learn new practical horse care skills and play games. Afterwards you will go on a mini trek in the forest on lead reins (3 hour session)
Day 2 – In the morning your family will enjoy a 4 hour pony session. You will learn how to care for the ponies. You will bring your pony in from the paddock, feed and groom him/her and you will learn about what your pony eats. You will take a horse care class, an activity class complete stable jobs, do some quizzes and finish with some riding games in the arena. Return to your accommodation for lunch.
Day 3 – You will go on a novice trek where you will have a lesson in the arena before setting off on horseback to a local restaurant for a three course lunch (3.5 hours).
Day 4 – Family pony care/riding session in the morning (3 hours). Learn about ponies & riding through games and play. You will bring in the ponies from the paddock, do some daily jobs and have a pony care lesson. You will then do some riding and play some games in the arena. After your morning family session return to your accommodation to enjoy the pool and facilities. You will return in the afternoon for a scavenger hunt in the forest on your ponies (1 hour)
Day 5 – Family riding session in the morning with gymkhana games (3 hour session) After you have brought your ponies in from the paddock, fed your ponies and completed daily jobs you will prepare them for a show. You can plait their manes and tales and make them look smart for the gymkhana. There will be a fun gymkhana games riding session for the family.