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Spend a whole day on horse back exploring the Alpujarras . .We offer a range different routes. They include riding to mountain lakes, along rivers & through valleys. We ride up to view-points with stunning  panoramic mountain views before winding down through traditional rural villages, lush meadows and forests to the Guadalfeo river where we follow its winding path through the valley passing under the the historically significant Seven-Eye Bridge which  derives its name from the seven arches that span the Rio Guadalfeo. We have historical routes which lead you through Orgiva’s  rich mining history dating back to ancient times when the minerals were mined by Hellenes, Phoenicians and Romans. We also have high mountain trails where you can enjoy riding through stunning mountain landscapes. We have five different day trek routes. 

The price is inclusive of a picnic lunch & drinks. Please let us know of any special dietary requirements at the time of booking. We can make up meat, fish, vegetarian and vegan lunch boxes. If you would prefer to bring your own packed lunch you are welcome to do so and we will deduct €5 from the day trek rate.

In the interest of our horses welfare, day treks are not available during the hot summer months of July & August when temperatures can reach 40 degrees+ in the afternoon. 

(Minimum 2 people)

Itinerary- Leave at 10am returning back to the riding centre around 4pm.  (approx 6 hours/times are flexible)

Please note: Day Treks are not suitable for novice riders due to the long hours spent in the saddle.