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Summary:
A flexible estancia stay learning to play polo or trail riding over the pampas. Ride with gauchos and experience Argentine hospitality, luxury boutique accommodation.
Departure Dates:
  • 2017: All year round.
  • Trip Length: Estancia Stay and Polo Programme per night (7 nights recommended, minimum 3)
    4 Day Polo Programme: 4 days / 3 nights / 4 days riding
  • Approximate riding time per day: Flexible, riding/polo tuition morning and afternoon
    2-4hrs per day on average
  • Meeting point: Estancia, San Antonio de Areco
  • Riding Ability Required: All levels of rider are catered for from beginners to experienced riders.
  • Group Size: 2 - 15
  • Transfer: 2017: Private taxi transfers arranged, payable on site. For transfers from & to B.A US$ 120 per car. For transfers to & from Areco US$ 20. Please note that these are operated by third parties and not run by the resort.
Summary:
A 15,000 acre self sufficient working ranch in northern Patagonia. Ride out each day where the mighty Andes rise up behind you, or ride into the neighbouring Indian reservation. Look out for wildlife of the area, especially condors.
Departure Dates:
  • 2017: Season runs from 1 September to 30 April, any day arrival and departure
  • Trip Length: A stay of seven nights is recommended. There is a minimum stay of three nights
  • Approximate riding time per day: 4 to 6 hours per day
  • Meeting point: Chapelco Airport, San Martin de Los Andes (CPC)
  • Riding Ability Required: All levels catered, experienced riders separated. Minimum age 12.
  • Group Size: Max 12
  • Transfer: Included from meeting point. Transfer time is approximately 30 minutes.
    Transfers can be also be arranged from Bariloche; please enquire for cost.
Summary:
Working cattle estancia near Cordoba, Argentina. Ride with gauchos and experience Argentine hospitality, lovely accommodation and learn to play polo. All levels.
Departure Dates:
  • 2017: Open all year, anytime arrival and departure.
  • Trip Length: Suggested 8 days/7 nights or as you wish. There is a minimum of 3 nights (5 nights over Christmas & New Year).
  • Approximate riding time per day: Flexible, on trails 4-6 hours. No riding on Sunday afternoons
  • Meeting point: Cordoba Airport, Argentina.
  • Riding Ability Required: All riding abilities catered for
  • Group Size: Max 12
  • Transfer: Included from Córdoba Pajas Blancas airport or Rio Ceballos (but not Córdoba central) between 08.00 and 20.00. All other transfer requests will be quoted on a case by case basis.. Approximate transfer time is 1 hour
Riding on the Beach
from $1,645
Summary:
The best of both worlds! Ride through lush forests and open scrub, then cool off with a gallop along miles of golden sands.
Departure Dates:
  • 2017: 2, 19 Jan; 2, 19 Feb; 2, 15 Mar; 13, 21, 30 Apr; 18 May; 1, 18 Jun; 2, 16, 30 Jul; 13, 31 Aug; 14, 28 Sep; 12, 26 Oct; 9, 26 Nov; 10, 26* Dec.
  • *Please note the 26 Dec ride is 5 nights*
  • Trip Length: 7 days / 6 nights / 5 days riding
  • Approximate riding time per day: 3.5 - 6 hours
    2hr beach ride
  • Meeting point: Port Macquarie Airport (PQQ) or Kendall train station
  • Riding Ability Required: Intermediate onwards. Must be able to canter and gallop.
  • Group Size: 2-4
  • Transfer: Included from Port Macquarie Airport at around 5:15pm or Kendall train station at 6:15pm. Drop off on final day 10:30 at Port Macquarie Airport or 9am at Kendall train station.
Summary:
Arguably the best ride in the world for good riders. Frequent big game sightings, fantastic riding on an unbeatable team of horses, luxury accommodation.
Departure Dates:
  • 2017:
  • Low season: January, February, March, December;
  • Mid season: March 31st to July 17th, November 1st to December 1st; High season: July 18th to October 31st.
  • Trip Length: 6 days/5 nights, 8 days/7 nights or 11 days/10 nights.
  • Approximate riding time per day: 4 to 6 hours
  • Meeting point: Maun, Botswana (MUB)
  • Riding Ability Required: Post to trot 10 min and gallop out of danger. Minimum age 12.
  • Group Size: Maximum 12
  • Transfer: 2017: from £250 per person each way (helicopter)
    Road and boat transfers possible depending on flood levels - please enquire
Special Offer:
*In 2017 there is a 50% discount offered on return flights from Maun to Macatoo for any bookings of 7 nights or more, and FREE return flights from Maun to Macatoo on any bookings of 10 nights or more*
Summary:
Luxurious Big Game safari with excellent service levels.
Departure Dates:
  • Year round arrivals and departures
  • 2017 Low season: January, February, March, 16-30 November and December
  • 2017 Mid Season: April, May, June, 1-15 July and 1-15 November
  • 2017 Peak Season: 16-31 July, August, September and October
  • Trip Length: We recommended a 5, 7 or 10 night safari
    Shorter stays are available, however a minimum stay of 3 nights applies
  • Approximate riding time per day: 4 - 6 hours per day
  • Meeting point: Maun (MUB) or Kasane (BBK) Airports
  • Riding Ability Required: Rising trot for 10 minute stretches and the ability to gallop out of danger. Minimum age 12.
  • Group Size: Maximum 12
  • Transfer: 2017: Maun £185.00 one way per person, 30 minute flight. Kasane £270.00 one way per person. 1 1/2 hour flight
Summary:
Both riders and non-riders alike can enjoy the majesty of the Okavango Delta at this unique riding and walking safari camp.
Departure Dates:
  • 2017:
  • Green Season: January 7-31, Feb, March, Nov 16-30, Dec 1-17
  • Mid Season: April, May, June, July 1-15, Nov 1-15, Dec 18-Jan 6
  • Peak Season: July 16-31, August, Sept, Oct.
  • Trip Length:
  • Approximate riding time per day: 4 to 6 hours.
  • Meeting point: Maun, Botswana
  • Riding Ability Required: Post to trot 10 min and gallop out of danger.
  • Group Size: Max 10
  • Transfer: Light aircraft transfer from Maun into a private air strip in the Delta:
    Maun to Motswiri: $295pp each way

    Light aircraft transfer from Kasane into a private air strip in the Delta:
    Kasane to Motswiri: $370pp each way

    (a single supplement of 50% applies when only 1 traveller is on the flight)



Special Offer:
Exploratory ride date 30 Apr - 7 May and 13-20 May discounted. To join the exploratory ride riders must be willing to expect the unexpected as this is an exploratory ride! 8d/7n £2,439

Combine with the Makgadikgadi Salt Pans to make a 13d/12 trip and save £320 off the overall price for rides starting 30 April and 17 September. This offer can also apply to rides starting 13 May and 1 July with an additional day between the two rides - we can assist guests to find accommodation in Maun if required.
Summary:
Mobile camp adventure in Okavango Delta, suitable for intermediate and experienced riders onwards.
Departure Dates:
  • All year round on request.
  • Confirmed dates 2017: 30* Apr; 13* May; 26 (6d/5n) Jun; 1, 15 Jul; 17 Sept; 15 Oct; 12 Nov; 11 Dec (*exploratory ride)
  • Trip Length: 8 day / 7 nights / 6 riding days
    Also available on a nightly basis with a minimum stay of 3 nights
  • Approximate riding time per day: 4 - 6 hours per day
  • Meeting point: Maun, Botswana (MUB)
  • Riding Ability Required: Walk, trot and canter on a good horse, from intermediate onwards.
  • Group Size: 2 - 8
  • Transfer: 2017: 30 minute drive from Maun and included for 7n stays. For stays booked by the night a fee of approx. £35 applies, payable at time of booking.
Summary:
Safari for all levels of rider along the Thamalakane River near the Okavango Delta and Maun, a full service safari.
Departure Dates:
  • All year round (high season 1 Jul - 31 Oct).
  • Trip Length: Flexible, minimum stay 3 nights
  • Approximate riding time per day: 4 - 6 hours per day as desired
  • Meeting point: Maun, Botswana (MUB)
  • Riding Ability Required: Riding for all levels
  • Group Size: 1-10
  • Transfer: Included from Maun aiport
Special Offer:
Discounted price for Cowpuncher (12 nights) from 20 August, was £1825 now £1759
Summary:
Set at the foothills of the Rocky Mountains, Canada this small working cattle ranch is the real thing. On 2 week programmes guests will experience cattle work and learn the basic techniques of working cattle and ranch roping.
Departure Dates:
  • 2017 Ranch stay and short break: 25 Jun, 16, 23 Jul; 6, 20, 27 Aug; 3, 10, 17 Sept.
  • 2017 Cattle drives: 28 May (FULL); 13 Aug (1 space remaining); 27 Sept (FULL) (experienced riders only).
  • 2017 Branding Week: 4 June
  • 2017 Cowpuncher: 16 July; 20, 27 Aug
  • Trip Length: 14 days / 13 nights - cowpuncher
    7 days / 6 nights - ranch stay, cattle drives & branding week
    5 days / 4 nights - short break
  • Approximate riding time per day: 4 to 6 hours
  • Meeting point: Calgary International airport (YYC). Set transfer pickup time is between noon and 6pm on Sundays and the drop off time is between noon and 6pm on Saturdays.
  • Riding Ability Required: Beginner onwards. For cattle drives riders must be at intermediate level due to the rough terrain and long hours in the saddle. Minimum age 12.
  • Group Size: 1-10
  • Transfer: 2017: C$315 return for a single passenger and C$52.50 return for every additional passenger. Payable on site. Approx. transfer time 2 hours.
    Alternatively take the Red Arrow bus from Calgary for a total cost of C$90pp.
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