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Andalusian Horses Dance Show

  • 1.5-hour Andalusian horse show
  • See traditional riding techniques
  • Watch trained horses and riders
Andalusian Horses Dance Show
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See a remarkable display of Spanish horsemanship at a 1.5-hour showcase of Andalusian horses, with routines that feature Spanish music and 18th-century costumes. Watch choreographed routines ranging from classical dressage to carriage driving and doma vaquera, which traces its roots to traditional cattle herding techniques. The 1.5-hour ‘How the Andalusian Horses Dance’ show is held at the Royal Andalusian School of Equestrian Art, in the historic center of Jerez.
What to Expect
Make your way to the Royal Andalusian School of Equestrian Art for a 12pm show, and present your voucher for admission. The shows vary with the day, using between six and 8 styles of choreography that features different parts of the Andalusian riding tradition.

See doma vaquera, based on techniques honed by traditional cattle herders, or watch the exquisite precision of classical dressage, as horses execute maneuvers such as “the colts,” “airs on horseback,” “pas de deux,” “passage and piaffer,” and more.

In displays of carriage driving, horses don a classical harness to demonstrate the old fashioned art, and in “work in hand,” the horses follow commands to carry out classical Haute École dressage exercises. And in the co-ordinated carrousel maneuver, horses and riders work together for a grand finale in the center of the arena.

When the 1.5-hour show concludes, you’ll be in the heart of Jerez, close to some of the city’s top historic sites, cafes, and destinations.
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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
overpriced and repetitive boring horse walk

We booked the tickets online thru tripadvisor. When we got to the door, they told us we need to wait a long line to "confirm" the tickets. They had problems with the computer, so they kept us waiting in the sun for more than half...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile
Not a welcoming experience

We planned our vacation from the USA around this performance. Upon check-in at the ticket office I asked for the best seats with all museums. I was given a mediocre seat. I attempted to move midway through the performance to get a better view. I...More

3  Thank Melanie69
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Great Horses ans Horsemandhip!

We drove to Jerez for this show and managed to get parking down one of the side streets from the main road. The gardens and stable were immaculate! Enjoyed the skills displayed both by the horses and horsemen/women during the show. No easy feat! It...More

1  Thank MikeyLPT
Reviewed 5 weeks ago
A Surprising Delight

Never having been interested in horses I just went along with friends and adored it. I went back the next day to see the Horse show whih was fantastic. I would recommend anyone to go even if they have never been near a horse in...More

Thank Pat K
Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

2 stars - one for the beautiful gardens and buildings in which this is set, the other for the horses themselves who looked beautiful We had some major gripes - bear in mind we are not horsey people and have no Knowledge of horse handling....More

4  Thank Rathcarrick
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Brian T
10 August 2018|
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Response from gaynor D | Reviewed this property |
Hi, when we went back in May the carriage driving is part of the show. It was really lovely watching them pull the carriages. The show Is in sections showing off the horses abilities etc and the riders are fantastic. It is... More
1 July 2018|
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Response from Carla B | Reviewed this property |
We went there by taxi but I guess the closest car parking is the one at Plaza del Marmelón. I also saw a lot of cars parked on the street.
Pamela R
18 April 2018|
Response from Andrew W | Reviewed this property |
You could get the train from Seville to Jerez. Don’t know how long it takes, we travelled from Cadiz. From the station you’d want a taxi as it would take you about half an hour to walk there. The train service is very good... More