We are delighted to announce that for the second year running (and only our second full year of trading) Hike + Bike has been awarded the 2015 Tripadvisor Certificate of Excellence for our Day Tours. We would like to thank all our past guests who have taken the time to complete a review for...

Category: Useful Tourist Info Added: 30/05/2015

Semana Santa (or Holy Week) 2015 is almost upon us again. It is an event of great significance in Ronda, as in most Andalucian towns and villages - even more important than Christmas – and the holy week processions are the result of intense preparation and devotion from the local...

Category: Life in Spain Added: 22/03/2015

Here is an interesting piece about how Seville's pioneering head of urban planning, José Garcia Cebrián, pushed through a scheme to transform the streets of Seville with 80km (now increased to...

Category: Cycling Added: 20/02/2015

Here is an interesting piece about how Seville's pioneering head of urban planning, José Garcia Cebrián, pushed through a scheme to transform the streets of Seville with 80km (now increased to 120km) of segregated bike lanes. In doing so, he has increased the average number of bikes used daily...

Category: Life in Spain Added: 20/02/2015

The historic town of Ronda sits high up on a clifftop, surrounded by mountains. The views directly from the town out to the mountains are fantastic but for people who like the idea of getting out into the countryside on a bike but arent experienced or regular riders, the area can seem a bit...

Category: MTB Routes Added: 03/01/2015

We are thrilled to have been selected for a mention in the Daily Express Travel "Get Packing" section (Saturday 28th November). As one of the UK's top 5 national newspapers, with a circulation of over 480k people, the Daily Express is a great vehicle for any small business trying to spread the...

Category: Mountain Biking Added: 29/11/2014

Exploring the Serrania de Ronda, Sierra de Grazalema and Sierra de las Nieves is one of the perks of doing what we do at Hike + Bike. The point of exploration is not only to find where it is great to ride but also where not to ride. It takes a lot of time and energy checking out the trails and...

Category: MTB Routes Added: 11/11/2014

A stunning hike which takes us on a climb up through the Sierra de las Nieves in the darkness of the wee small hours in time for sunrise at the top of Mount Torrecilla, the highest peak in western Andalucia. Our next trip up is on the night of the full moon on Thursday 6th November. These photos...

Category: Walking Routes Added: 25/10/2014

Here is a great short guide to Ronda's 12 must-see things by John Kramer at Spain-holiday.com

Whilst we'd recommend simply wandering through the town's old streets as a pleasure in itself and the best way to get to know the spirit of the town, if you have limited time or just want to...

Category: Useful Tourist Info Added: 17/09/2014

Yesterday saw us walking from the white village of Montejaque to Ronda with Josie and her friends from Miami. It's a 12km, moderate level walk which is a great way to see the hidden pathways which cut through the mountains and valleys of the Serrania de Ronda. Towards the end, you can enjoy...

Category: Walking Routes Added: 05/09/2014