At Valle de Vida’s Spanish yoga retreat you can walk in the mountains, go horse riding, have an archery lesson, learn Flamenco, a cookery lesson, an art course, read a book under the shade of an olive tree, sketch and paint, guided walks, watch a DVD at our poolside cinema or just relax in the sun.
Nearby are the stunning turquoise lakes in Ardales (a jewel in Cartama’s crown) where you can swim or canoe, with beautiful pine forests to explore, as well as Spain’s famous and spectacular El Chorro gorge.
There are also several charming local pueblos blancos, home to many great bars and restaurants, with Alora the closest. Half an hour away are the local beaches and the old town of Malaga, with its Picasso museum and beautiful cathedral, Alcazaba/castle, and Chiringuitos (beach restaurants). Granada’s famous Alhambra Palace and Gypsy flamenco dancing, and Ronda’s famous architecture, including Puente Nuevo, is less than two hours drive and can now be reached by train. Use your yoga holiday in Spain to discover all that Cartama and neighbouring regions have to offer.