Grazalema high in the Sierra de Grazalema

About Wildside Holidays

For those who are environmentally conscious and enjoy being at one with nature, Wildside Holidays could be the ultimate solution for your Spain wildlife holiday research. Wildside Holidays is a small independent website specializing in nature, wildlife, culture, and walking holidays in Spain. The selected companies that appear on the website have one thing in common. All are based in the area where they live, which means you, the customer, benefit from the huge local knowledge that the guides have. Wildside Holidays is an innovative website that aims to introduce nature-oriented individuals to businesses offering specialized, environmentally aware, activity and nature holidays across Spain.

A community driven by the internet

The website was devised to create an internet community dedicated to promoting businesses specializing in nature-oriented holidays in Iberia. Wildside Holidays is different because it specifically focuses on introducing individuals to environmentally aware activity and nature holidays in Spain, rather than just offering a general list of holidays. Here at Wildside Holidays, you will find many different businesses and operators offering an amazing variety of nature-based breaks in Spain.

The best local wildlife and walking guides

The website features a variety of holidays, including walking, activity, wildlife, wolf watching, Iberian lynx watching, bear watching, bird watching tours, insect and butterfly tours, nature, and cycling holidays in Spain. Each page describing a wildlife, nature, or walking holiday company in Spain has the contact details of that company. Just click the link to their website and deal directly with that company. Wildside Holidays does not charge either you or the company for this. Wildside Holidays is a free service for both the company and the customer.

Many of the businesses appearing here on Wildside Holidays are also involved in various wildlife protection schemes and study programs across Spain, as well as supporting their local community and economy. The wildlife information pages are an ongoing project to compile and publish up-to-date information on the fauna and flora of Spain, along with the protected natural park areas and other interesting sites. Look in the top menu and the side columns for links to various wildlife and natural park sections.

This is the place to be if you are looking for:
  • Walking holidays in Spain
  • Activity holidays in Spain
  • Wildlife holidays in spain
  • Wolf watching in Spain
  • Iberian lynx watching in Spain
  • Bear watching in Spain
  • Bird watching tours in Spain
  • Insect and butterfly tours in Spain
  • Nature holidays in Spain
  • Cycling holidays in Spain
A quick Q & A

Q: What is Wildside Holidays?
A: Wildside Holidays is a platform that introduces nature-oriented individuals to businesses offering specialized, environmentally aware activity and nature holidays across Spain.

Q: What type of holidays does Wildside Holidays offer?
A: Wildside Holidays offers a variety of holidays including walking, activity, wildlife, wolf watching, Iberian lynx watching, bear watching, bird watching tours, insect and butterfly tours, nature, and cycling holidays in Spain.

Q: Who is Wildside Holidays for?
A: Wildside Holidays is for environmentally-conscious individuals who enjoy being in touch with nature and want to experience specialized, nature-oriented holidays in Spain.

Q: What makes Wildside Holidays different from other holiday websites?
A: Wildside Holidays is different because it specifically focuses on introducing individuals to environmentally aware activity and nature holidays in Spain, rather than just offering a general list of holidays.

Here at Wildside Holidays you will find many different businesses and operators offering an amazing variety of nature-based breaks in Spain.

The Spanish wildlife information pages

The wildlife information pages are an ongoing project to compile and publish up to date information on the fauna and flora of Spain along with the protected natural park areas and other interesting sites. (Look in the top menu and the side columns for links to various wildlife and natural park sections.)

As well as Wildside Holidays Have a look at our other websites.
  • grazalemaguide.com – All the web projects in one portal with links to all the latest articles across the network
  • rondatoday.com – The best online tourist guide in English for the town of Ronda in Andalucia
  • caminodelrey.es – Tourist information for the Caminito del Rey
  • Iberianature forum – The best english language forum to find out about the nature of Spain
  • visitingcadiz.com – Tourist information for the city of Cádiz in Andalucia

I hope you enjoy using this website… Please comment on any article, our facebook pages or send an email to clive@wildsideholidays.co.uk


A longer, more detailed Q & A

Where can I find the best nature and walking holidays in Spain?

On the website of Wildside Holidays is where you will find the top nature, activity and walking holiday companies in Spain. Small family companies living and working in Spain. Because, local guides are always the best!

What is the Wildside Holidays website?

Wildside Holidays is a small independent website specialising in nature, wildlife , culture and walking holidays in Spain. The selected companies that appear on the website have one thing in common. All are based in the area where they live which means you, the customer, benefit from the huge local knowledge that the guides have.

Do I book my nature holiday through the Wildside Holidays website?

No! Each page describing a wildlife, nature or walking holiday company in Spain has the contact details of that company. Just click the link to their website and deal directly with that company. Wildside Holidays does not charge either you or the company for this. Wildside Holidays is a free service for both the company and the customer.

Can I contact you?

Yes you can. Feedback is realy important. If you have any questions or comments about this website or the companies here just send an email to clive@wildsideholidays.co.uk

I run a business that fits with the ethics of Wildside Holidays. Can I advertise on your website?

Yes you can! As long as you live in the area where you work and are a “local” guide. Just contact Clive at clive@wildsideholidays.co.uk with a link to your website and I will be in touch with you as soon as possible. Remember, there is no charge to either you the company or your customers to use this website.


Navigating the Wildside Holidays website.

In the left column of this website you will see links to  (what we consider to be) the finest Spanish based walking and wildlife holiday companies.

We believe that a local guide who actually lives and works in the area where the holidays actually take place can give you the very best experience for a holiday of this type in Spain.

You will also see adverts from Google in the left and right columns of all pages here that may or may not (but probably will!) interest you..


Clive Muir – Embracing Nature’s Charms: A Webmaster and Nature Enthusiast

Meet Clive Muir, a nature lover and webmaster with a profound appreciation for the wonders of the natural world. While many may picture a webmaster confined to a computer screen, Clive has found a perfect balance between his digital expertise and his love for the great outdoors.

Clive Muir - Wildside Holidays
Clive Muir – Wildside Holidays

As a webmaster, Clive takes on the role of coordinating and maintaining websites, effortlessly blending technology with creativity to showcase the beauty of nature through his online platforms. With a knack for web design and a keen eye for detail, he ensures that visitors are transported into the heart of the wilderness through captivating visuals and engaging content.

Beyond his tech-savvy endeavors, Clive is an accomplished writer, skilled in crafting compelling articles that breathe life into the stories of the wilderness. His words paint vivid pictures of the natural world, evoking a sense of wonder and connection with nature’s charms. As a published author, his work has inspired many to embrace the beauty and importance of preserving our planet.

With a camera always close at hand, Clive captures the essence of the moment, freezing time in photographs that resonate with the viewer’s soul. His photography not only documents the landscapes he encounters but also reflects his deep emotional connection to nature.

Clive Muir’s Wildside Holidays offer a unique opportunity for nature enthusiasts to follow in his footsteps and experience the splendor of the world’s untouched corners. Through his digital expertise and heartfelt passion for nature, he invites others to embark on a journey of discovery and appreciation for the natural world.

Contact me now….

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Clives VoiceMap audio guides

Besides managing his websites and producing fresh content for them, Clive has also authored four engaging audio-guided tours for Ronda, Cádiz, Jerez de la Frontera, and Grazalema.

These audio guides are perfect for solo travelers or anyone eager to uncover the charms and hidden corners of Western Andalucia.

Imagine wandering through historic streets, discovering tales of ancient cities, and immersing yourself in the rich culture and tradition of southern Spain, all with Clive’s expert narration leading the way.

Click the images or links to go straight to VoiceMap for more information.
Clives audio guided tour of Ronda
Audio guided tour of Ronda

Discover the town that cured German poet Rainer Maria Rilke’s writer’s block. “I have searched everywhere for the ‘city of dreams,” he wrote, “and found it here, in Ronda”. Take in the same sights that inspired him on this walking tour from the Lady Goyesca Statue in the Alameda del Tajo garden, over the world-famous Puente Nuevo de Ronda to the old town and back. Get the audio guide for Ronda here.

Clives audio guided tour for the city of Cádiz
Cádiz VoiceMap audio guided tour

Nestled on the southwestern coast of Spain, the city of Cádiz is steeped in history and tradition. On this walking tour, you’ll get a taste of the ancient city’s main sights, while you explore its enchanting plazas, streets, and monuments. Get the audio guide for Cádiz here.

Clives audio guided tour of Jerez de la Frontera
Jerez de la Frontera audio guided tour

At the heart of Spain’s vibrant Andalusia region is Jerez de la Frontera, where there’s a treasure trove of culture, gastronomy, and heritage around every corner. On this walking tour around the sherry capital of the world, you’ll stimulate the senses as you take in the old town’s main highlights. Get the audio guided tour for Jerez de la Frontera here.

Discover Grazalema with Clive?

Grazalema is, at its heart, a welcoming community, steeped in centuries of tradition and culture.

An audio guided tour of Grazalema

On this walking tour of the picturesque mountain village, you’ll stroll through cobblestone streets lined with whitewashed houses, each adorned with flowers. You’ll also learn about the village’s origins as a medieval Moorish settlement, its prominence during the Reconquista, and get a sense of its Andalusian charm. Get the audio guide for Grazalema here.

Start your Cádiz adventure with us! Explore detailed guides, book accommodations, and immerse yourself in the vibrant culture of this Andalusian gem.


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