Things To Do During Your Stay

Competa is a lovely place to sit back and relax in. You can also enjoy active holidays in Competa. The village and surrounding area offer visitors a huge range of activities to enhance your holiday and are a great idea for a surprise or gift.

Why not learn to ride an off road bike or go kayaking? If you enjoy walking holidays look no further than around Competa. Spend a day inland birdwatching, have a relaxing day around the pool or be pampered having a facial or a massage. Go on an olive oil or wine tasting tour, there is so much to offer in this area. Granada, the Alhambra, the Sierra Nevada’s ski slopes, Ronda, el Camino del Rey, several waterparks, a zoo and a couple of aquariums can all form day trips from Competa.

We offer two full holiday packages or several half day and full day activities. For more information on the most popular activities see below.   Please contact us if you would like to learn more. All the activities listed below EXCLUDE accommodation apart from the two holiday packages.

Holiday Packages

This package includes four days accommodation with Villa Andalucia. There are two days of organised activities and two days you have free to relax or choose where to visit. There is a full days guided tour of Ronda including transport and lunch and an afternoon and evening flamenco experience including dinner.
This 7 day package includes accommodation with us at Villa Andalucia and the following organised experiences; olive oil experience, espeto workshop, fruit tour and cookery class & Muscatel wine tour. You also have free days to relax or choose other activities.


Bike Hire and Tours

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Andalucian Adventures

We can offer a range of full or half day activities with or without transport provided. You have the chance to go on guided tours of Olive Oil tasting, a subtropical fruit plantation, a Mediterranean vineyard, and a visit to a maritime museum followed by how to cook and prepare sardines on the beach. Full day tours include the chance to go on the Camino del Rey, Ronda and a trip to see genuine bullfighting bulls and Spanish horses, guided tour to Cadiz and the salt lakes and the Flamenco Tour with evening meal provided and floor show.

Yoga & Pilates

In Competa we have our own fabulous Yoga & Pilates School run by Inez. Inez speaks English fluently and all classes are taught in English and Spanish. Classes are held in the mornings and evenings on weekdays; Basic Yoga/ Vinyasa Flow/ Ashtanga Yoga/ Yin Yoga/ Pilates.

Horse Riding

We can arrange a comprehensive equestrian experience including hourly, half day rides, day trekking, and trail riding, all with Spanish horses.


Enjoy sailing with the dolphins, swimming in crystal clear water or simply admire the magnificent coastline and scenery onboard SUKI II – a 10-metre sailing yacht. The yacht is fully equipped with modern navigational aids, safety equipment, hot and cold water, shower and W.C and can cater up to 10 persons (Special offers on 6 or more persons booking as a group are available).

Individual Walks in Competa

The Axarquia is a great place to get out and about, and where better than in the Sierras Almijaras. Finding your way around can be a bit tricky, we have an experienced local guide who has lived in Competa for 20 years and he can do half or full day trips with you. You can also purchase detailed instructions for individual walks and guide books from us during your stay.

Exciting Activities and Adventures

Salamandra multi-aventura are based in the middle of Competa and offer the following activities: Hiking, bike rides, rent a bike, kayak adventures, caving, potholing, 4x4 jeep trails, rock climbing and canyoning. You meet in Competa and are driven to the relevant places to start your adventures.

Bird Watching in Andalucia

Why not spend a day birdwatching, within 1 1/4 hours you can be spotting over 40 different species of birds in Rio Guadalhorce estuary.

Sight seeing trips

We offer a whole range of trips which include (but are not limited to) Malaga City Tours, Nerja Caves, Granada City Tours, the Alhambra Palace & Gardens (pre-booking essential), Seville Flamenco, day at the beach and market days at various towns.


Are you feeling a bit stressed or got some niggling aches and pains? If so why not have a massage to revitalise you in the comfort of your own room or I can arrange you to go to their premises. There are several choices of massage you can have from sports injuries to therapeutic. You may only want your back doing or a leg massage anything you want can be arranged.

Beauty treatments

Why not treat yourself while you are with us? Didn't get time for a pedicure before you left home? No problem. We can arrange manicures, pedicures, facials, and lash treatments for you. A manicure is a little as 20€ and only with Shellac polish €25. All this I can arrange for you and it can be done while you are relaxing at Villa Andalucia you don’t even have to move from your room.