Come and visit Ronda and the surrounding areas, or plan your itinerary around the most popular sites, and some of the lesser known things to do. Ronda is much more than the bullring and new bridge (Puente Nuevo). There are also the Arab Baths, the Water Mine, the Mondragon Palace, and outside the city, the Cueva de la Pileta, or the Dolmen structures at Antequera. Further afield are the beaches of the Costa del Sol, Sevilla’s cathedral and palace, or Cordoba and the Mezquita. And of course for discovering the beautiful Sierra de Grazalema have a look at Wildside Holidays – Grazalema
From 19th September to 4th October The Cortijo Las Navas de los Pinsapos in the village of Parauta just a few miles from Ronda will be opening their estate for the annual fallow deer rutting season.
You can witness first hand the fascinating mating ritual of thees deer in their natural environment. Listen to the deep groaning call of the males as they try to entice the females and do battle with the competition to prove their strength and genetic superiority…
Price per person 30€
Price per person including overnight hammock and breakfast 50€
The event starts with a walking tour at the finca Cortijo La Nava de los Pinsapos, where you will learn about the land and its stunning wildlife.
The tour stops for a while at the log cabin in the woods “La Morada” where you can enjoy a great meal in a family environment.
The food is locally sourced and provides a truly sustainable experience.
After dinner the tour continues in the cool of the night air whilst you listen for the sounds of the fallow deer.
For the more daring guests you can sleep overnight in a hammock and really experience the Andalucian countryside at night. This also includes a typical countryside breakfast in the morning.
For more information contact 600 38 63 93 and see the website and facebook page.
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The countryside around Ronda is perfect for all sorts of activities from walking, hiking, cycling to wildlife holidays and birdwatching. There are horseriding companies in Ronda.
Here are a few details to get you started.
Paddock Paradise Ronda
Located in the heart of the Serranía just 4 kms from Ronda Paddock Paradise offer horse riding routes in an environment where calm and silence reign, barely broken by the sound of our horses hooves.
The philosophy that Paddock Paradise follow with their horses will make your visit a unique and unforgettable experience. All horses live in freedom, do not wear horseshoes and are ridden without a bit in their mouths. No spurs or whips either.
+34 649 897 327 (For quick questions you can also Whatsapp. +34 686 787 387 (For quick questions you can also Whatsapp.)
Paddock Paradise Ronda also arranges lodging with the excellent La Algaba rural hotel. (website here in Spanish) https://www.algabaderonda.com/ Isolated from the crowds, in the middle of a beautiful and virgin 50-hectare Mediterranean forest and just 4 kilometres from Ronda, La Algaba is a perfect base to enjoy the wonderful Serranía de Ronda.
The Algaba de Ronda is an Environmental Education Center and offers the pleasure of living unique cultural experiences linked to geology, ethnography, botany, and agroecology.
The week includes
7 nights accommodation.
2 horseback riding routes through the forest: including preparatory class and instructor guide. For all levels.
A Guided visit around the land and Education Center and the prehistoric village recreation.
A Tourist voucher with tickets to three historical monuments in Ronda.
Caballos y Vino
Horseriding in the fabulous Ronda countryside.
Caballos y Vino, just a few kilometres from the town of Ronda, is owned and run by Sandra Jochim, an experienced horsewoman who has excellent, first-hand knowledge of the local area, too. She also speaks four languages – German, English, Spanish & Horse!
At Caballos y Vino, you enjoy a ride on safe, reliable horses and discover the beautiful countryside around Ronda. Small groups of 2-4 persons guarantee a convivial atmosphere.
Bookings can be made at short notice.
Find out more on the website and facebook of Caballos y Vino
An ecofarm, hotel and riding school, Tambor del Llano is located just 5 kilometres from the village of Grazalema and 20 Kilometres from Ronda. They provide trail rides and multiple day Horse-packing adventures. With Tambor del LLano you can discover the Grazalema Natural Park from horseback.
Riders of all levels are welcome and their expert guides will help you decide on your riding program
Riding School of the Real Maestranza de Caballería of Ronda
Technical and sport training specialized in professional classical dressage
The Riding School of the Real Maestranza de Caballería of Ronda is one of Europe’s oldest and most prestigious. Its origins date back to the founding days of the Institution, two years after the founding of the Vienna Spanish Riding School in 1571.
The School shows a strong track record in the professional teaching of classical dressage, figures prominently in the sport world and maintains a strong commitment to the Spanish Sporting Horse. It provides technical and sports training to its students, as well as an opportunity to obtain one of the recognized qualifications in professional equestrian education.
More information on the website of the Riding School of the Real Maestranza de Caballería of Ronda
Though one of the most visited cities in Andalucia, Ronda still has a few undiscovered nooks and crannies. :) Apart from all the obvious views and buildings in this selection of images of Ronda in Spain, there is so much more to see, smell and taste. Here are a few Images of Ronda in Spain
If you see a narrow street leading to who knows where?
You may be surprised at that tiny tapas bar hidden around the corner that doesn’t appear on those big online review websites.
(Yes, you know who I am talking about!)
Use your imagination :)
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