If you are thinking of buying a property in Nerja and you are interested in horse riding there are quite a few stables in the Nerja area that cater for everyone from the absolute beginner, with one or two hour rides ar a full day out, some even offer rides that include overnight accommodation. As Nerja is on the edge of a national park there is fantastic scenery to enjoy while you are horse riding. Most stables can also arrange to collect and return you to a convenient pick up point in Nerja.
Antonio y Heidi Tel: 630 286 239
Nerja Riding Centre: 633 171 250
Approx 50 minutes drive West from Nerja, Torrox and Frigiliana.
The Hipodromo Costa del Sol is located just outside La Cala de Mijas, Mijas Costa. There are two dirt tracks, with floodlighting for night racing, the main stand accommodates approx 5000 spectators and trackside seating for a further 5000.
The Hipodromo has numerous facilities, such as restaurants, currently Hippodrome has several restaurants, bars, pubs and terraces to suit all tastes and budgets. From the Spanish kitchen, through to Argentinian, Italian and Asian cuisine. They also have a seafood restaurant, the bars and entertainment, are not only just on race days. It is also the venue for show jumping and dressage events and music concerts, plus much more.
Night-time racing, starts at 10pm, during June, July, August and September. From October to May, daytime racing takes place every other Sunday, starting at 11am.
1,200 free parking spaces and ample car reserved for buses. Full information can be found on the following website: Hipodromo Costa del Sol