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Tips if you are going to do Donkey Riding in Spain
When we think on equestrian activities, what normally comes to mind are the horseback routes or horse riding classes. However, there exist a much more special and exclusive alternative: the donkey rides. This is a super cute animal that you and your loved ones can live a nice experience with.
1. One the favorite activities of the kids
If you think you will love to be next the donkeys, imagine your kids. And is that they will love to play with this precious animal, that looks like a stuffed animal and with nice character. They can hop on and enjoy a route whilst you are the ones who hold the branch attached to the head of the donkey and walk next to your little ones, watching how they enjoy the experience. You will have a great family moment!
2. Discover an extraordinary animal
Historically, people have given the donkeys some characteristics that are just not true. Usually, some people can say that they are stubborn or have bad temper, but no way. There are some enchanting, nice and curious animals. You will discover it whilst the guides talk to you about them, brush them and feed. A fantastic experience in which you will discover their authentic way of being!
3. Stroll through the beach
Some of the routes that you or your children can carry it with the donkeys not only are inside or through the surroundings of the farms, where all the animals are. You can also enjoy a route through the sand of the beach! If you wanted a more unique experience, this is the way to get it.
4. Discover local traditions
The donkey, like other equines, have being related as an animal for mounting through history, like a pack animal or for agricultural chores. Although, nowadays, the majority of these works have disappeared, in some places you can still and explore old cultures and observe the rigging and cloaks with which they covered the donkeys for these tasks.
Collaborate with its conservation
A lot of the centers that the animals usually live in, are basically refuges for them, directed by associations which their aim is to conserve this marvelous animal, whose population has descended dramatically in recent times. If you come to visit them, you will be collaborating with this type of tasks, so besides spending a great time you will be doing a beautiful job. Double the good!
Would you like to prepare a donkey ride?
If you are convinced and feel eager to have fun with the donkeys, you need to know that you can find them in different places all over Spain, specially concentrating in the area of Barcelona and in different regions of Castilla and León, like Zamora or Segovia. You can also visit them in the Andalusian cities like Huelva, Seville or Malaga and even in the Canary Islands (Tenerife, Gran Canaria or Lanzarote).
There is no a determined season to ride a donkey. One thing you need to remember is that this is an activity that normally takes place in the outdoors, so your clothing needs to be adequate for the temperature and weather.
Frequently asked questions about Donkey Riding in Spain
You can buy or give away Donkey Riding from 5€. There are companies and you have 12 offers to choose the one you like the most.