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Trujillo Guadalupe ride/ EXTREMADURA

8 days/ 7 nights/ 6 days riding

An amazing trip visiting two of the most beautiful towns in Spain: Trujillo and Guadalupe. Guadalupe is located in the region of the Villuercas (Cáceres) in Extremadura, Guadalupe is a historic town of cobbled streets, traditional houses and monuments of great value, the Sanctuary Monastery of Guadalupe, declared World Heritage site (UNESCO). Guadalupe allow visit other mountain towns belonging to the Villuercas (GEOPARK UNESCO), as Cañamero, Logrosan or Berzocana. Another attraction of the area is discover the delicious cuisine of Extremadura, characterized by the excellent quality of its products.

Declared a World Heritage Site in 1993, the Monastery was commissioned in the fourteenth century by King Alfonso XI of Castile, in gratitude to the Virgin after his victory in the Battle of Salado, in the year 1340.

Since its founding, became a major pilgrimage centers of the peninsula Ibérica. It was also the scene of important events, including the audience granted to the Catholic Kings Christopher Columbus to give him the ships that would allow start heading to America.

ITINERARY* day by day: “TRUJILLO- GUADALUPE RIDE”

Day 1  MADRID-TRUJILLO

Meeting point at Madrid Airport, transfer to Trujillo. Short visit to the beautiful town World Heritage Site and then welcome dinner where we learn about the ride and region on the map.

Day2 TRUJILLO- HERGUIJUELA-GARCIAZ

Transfer from Trujillo to Herguijuela. Distribution of horses. Riding through the Dehesa, the Mediterranean forest, is considered the habitat most similar covered Extremadura thousands of years ago. 

Comfortable lunch in the countryside with excellent paella, cooked for us, good wines, salad, fresh fruit and coffe or tea with chocolate and biscuit.

After luch short afternoon to Garciaz. Night and dinner at small hotel. Time on the saddle 5 hours.

Day 3 GARCIAZ- BERZOCANA

Beautiful views of the best preserved Mediterranean forests. The dominant species are the evergreen oaks, the holm or cork oaks and the deciduous oaks.

Comfortable lunch in the countryside, always with starters, main course, salad, fresh fruit, coffe or tea with chocolate and biscuit; good wines, beer, refreshment, the cool box is always open to everyone. Afternoon with magnificent views of the Sierra de las Villuercas, we get the Villuercas mountains in Berzocana. Night and dinner at very nice rural hotelwith spectacular sunsets over the Villuercas Geopark, time on the saddle 6 hours.

Day 4 BERZOCANA- GUADALUPE

We can enjoy the view over the impressive Villuercas landscape. On any day we can observe Vultures, Eagles, Azure-winged Magpies, Red-billed Choughs, Shrikes and Ravens.

Villuercas has been declared Geopark (UNESCO, 2011) because of its Cultural and Natural Heritage and, of course, the great geological value of its relief, with a lot of interesting and visible geological elements. Very rural region, fields with stone walls. Comfortable Lunch in the countryside, time on the saddle 6 hours.

 Dinner and night at Guadalupe Monastery Hotel.

Day 5 GUADALUPE- LOGROSAN

Good trots and canters in the morning by the Dehesa. Cattle can be seen everywhere, cows, sheep, goats and iberic pigs still live in a way which is reminiscent of bygone days. 

In the afternoon good canters. Night and dinner at rural hotel. Time on the saddle 6 hours

Day 6 LOGROSÁN- ZORITA

We will ride in Dehesa Extremeña with good and long trots and canters to return to the beginning of the ride. We will spend the night rural inn in Zorita.

Day 7 ZORITA – HERGUIJUELA- TRUJILLO

We ride in the morning, coming back to the same place where we started the ride in Herguijuela. Time to visit Trujillo town in the evining and good bye dinner at the hotel in Trujillo.

Day 8- TRUJILLO-MADRID

Breakfast at hotel, departure from Trujillo at 10 a.m., to be at Madrid Airport at 12.30 p.m.

*ITINERARY MAY VARY DUE TO WEATHER OR OTHER CIRCUMSTANCES

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GENERAL TRIPS INFORMATION

METEENG POINT Madrid

TRIP LENGTH The itinerarie is 7 nights, 6 days riding from Sunday to Sunday. The length of the ride it´s around 180 kms.

HORSES excellent Hispano arabs (andalusian arab cross) and andalusians horses (PRE), very well trained excellent character and very easy to ride

TACK We use English saddles with seat saver leather in excellent conditions, very confortables for horses and riders and small saddle bags

WEITGH LIMIT 90 Kgs / 198 Lbs

NUMBER OF RIDERS Min 1 to Max-usually 10

LEVEL OF RIDING Intermediate to experience riders

 

To make a booking enquiry please e-mail us at emilio@jerebeque-trails.com Payment is by PayPal,Bank transfer, or credit card, with 20 percent at the time of booking and the balance due not later 4 weeks before your holiday We do have a small charge for payment by PayPal.

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