Equestrian centre Guadix, Granada, Andalucia, Spain
The dark side of Sierra Nevada horse-riding program, Granada, Andalusia, Spain

The horseback riding center for your horse riding holiday, weekend excursion or incentive travel solution, is located in Guadix, only 47 km away from Granada (Andalusia). The equestrian center offers all kind of different programmes designed for experienced riders to those without any riding experience.


Guadix is a beautiful Andalusian city with an outstanding historic heritage: A cathedral from the XVIth. century, a Moresque citadel, a Latin quarter with Arabic palaces and the largest number of inhabited "casa cueva" of the world. More than 3.000 people live in the cave houses. The city is very good communicated with the rest of Spain by train, bus and through the A-92 highway.

As being surrounded by Nature Parks such as Sierra Nevada, la Sierra Baza, la Sierra de Huetor and only 100 kmts away from Cabo de Gata, Almeria, our equestrian center is the perfect place for horse riding. You can also practise cross-country skiing in el Puerto de la Ragua (Sierra Nevada), which is 20 kmts far from here.

It is a familiar center which offers to you a wide variety of horse-riding activities. Our facilities are built to provide the best comfort and satisfaction to our guests.

surroundings horseback riding center, Guadix, Granada, Andalucia, Spain

Our 14 horses are perfectly trained for any level of difficulty within the horse-riding training.

The lodging (in our comfortable wooden cottages) is included in every programme as well as breakfast (also the ones during the picnics). Lunch and dinner can be organized in the restaurant of the horse-riding center. All rates mentioned are per person in double occupation.

Accommodation: Wooden cottages with a capacity for 4 people with double bed and bunk bed Table with benches Private bathroom with toilette Hot and cold water shower Air conditioning Heating Bedlinen and towels included.

  • Individual boxes in caves
  • Iluminated covered racetrack (10m x 20m)
  • Racetrack (40m x 60m)
  • Dining-room with fireplace
  • Kitchen
  • Picnic area with barbecue
  • Swimming-pool (10m x 3m)
Horse riding holidays - Radial routes programme, Alcudia de Guadix, Granada, Andalucia, Spain

Horse-riding weekend: Designed for those people who have never ridden before or those who have very little riding experience and wish to improve their riding skills. Arrival: Friday afternoon, lodging. Saturday: Breakfast - horse-riding lesson - stroll by horse - lodging. Sunday: Breakfast - stroll by horse. Rate per person: 109 Euros.

Horse-riding week: This is a complete horse riding programme specially thought for those with a basic level of riding who want to improve their technique and for those who have never ridden before. Arrival: Sunday afternoon - Departure: Friday afternoon. 1 week: 5 nights / 5 days. 2 weeks: 12 nights / 12 days. Rate per person: 325 Euros per week. Check here for information on horse riding programme

Radial horse riding routes. Level of riding: Intermediate. Surroundings of the Sierra Nevada and designed for those who whish to initiate themselves to the joys of day-long excursions. Throughout the programme the number of hours in the saddle are steadily increased each day as riders develop the necessary resistance and improve their outdoor skills through the practice of Le TREC technicalities. Arrival: Sunday afternoon. Departure: Friday afternoon. 1 week: 5 days / 5 nights. Rate per person: 425 Euros per person and week. Click to read more.

Troglodite route: The Andalusian desert. Riding ability: Advanced. This programme includes 6 days of riding during which riders will spend around 5 hours a day in the saddle. The route we will follow, takes us through the red and white clay landscapes, to the oasis of the desert and will lead us through thousands of years of spectacular historical heritage.

Programme summary: Full day excursions Guadix – Altiplano - Jerez del Marquesado - Valley of the Zalabi. Natural Park of the Sierra de Baza. Oasis of the Aliun Thermal Baths. Click here for program information.

Arrival: Sunday. Departure: Sunday
Length of stay: 8 days / 7 nights (6 days riding)
Rate per person 1.100 Euros. Price includes:

Pick up from Granada airport or Guadix bus station
Security measures and insurance (except repatriation)

The dark side of Sierra Nevada. This programme is designed for those who ride on a regular base and are capable of spending full days in the saddle in all three paces. The day-long treks are without a doubt an interesting adventure for horse-lovers with an unique combination of spectacular sceneries, exercise and fresh air with the luxurious commodities at our specially selected accommodation along this route.

Summary of program: Full day excursions through the mountains of the nature park of Sierra Nevada and the surroundings (ex: the Cogollos lake, rivers, pine forests, semi-desert plains, luscious valleys) and up to its highest peak (2.400 mts height). Click here for more info on programme.

Length: 8 days/ 7 nights. Check-in: Sunday afternoon - Check-out: Sunday afternoon (for other arrival or departure days, please consult). Rate per person 1.100 Euros. Rate includes:

Pick up from Granada airport, bus terminal or train station
Accommodation in log cabins, the patio de Lugros Hotel and the Hospederia del Zenete
Breakfast, picnics and evening meals
Qualified instructor
Maximum safety measures
Horses trained for all levels of riding and instruction
Insurance (except repatriation)

Horse-riding and Spanish courses for foreigners: Arrival: Sunday afternoon. Departure: Friday afternoon. 1 week: 5 nights / 5 days. 2 weeks: 12 nights / 12 days. Mornings: Horse-riding lessons. Afternoons: Spanish lessons with qualified teachers. Rate: 490 Euros per week and person.

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