If you've ever wanted to go on an amazing adventure but want a bit of reassurance the first time or simply don't want to worry about any organisational details these holidays are ideal. Fully escorted from London to London by a member of Unicorn's expert and friendly team, these small groups are lots of fun and a safe way to have the adventure of a lifetime.
Prices include international flights, all transfers, services of a Unicorn guide and local guides as well as everything on the trip. The only money you may need is for those irresistable souvenirs.
You're a secure and confident rider on a well-schooled horse at all paces including a fast canter in open country. You're happy to ride for several hours and may have some jumping experience.
You're an experienced rider, confident and relaxed on horseback. You ride regularly, have an independent seat and soft hands. You're capable of handling a spirited horse in open country and are happy to jump. You have experience of riding a variety of horses.
Like riding at home, service levels, language, standards and comforts similar to home.
Different accommodations, attitudes or methods of riding are used to normal riding at home, may have challenging terrain, long days or itinerary changes, may involve camping or not so comfortable accommodation. An appetite for exploration and new experiences required.
Extreme adventure, very challenging terrain and possible extreme or fast changing weather requiring adaptation of the itinerary, must be very flexible, good humoured and fit.
6d/6n and 6 days riding, the 8 and 15 May departures are at a 10% discount, was £2,215, now £1,993pp if booked before 28 Feb.
Six day riding holiday in three distinct regions in Oregon Valley covering vineyards, mountain forests and Pacific Coast beaches. Faster riding for intermediate to advanced riders with long trots and canters, comfortable accommodation with fresh local and often gourmet food and two vineyard wine tasting trips.
2017: May 8, 15, 29; June 12, 26 (full); July 10, 17, 31 (full); Aug 7, 14, 28; Sept 11, 18 (relaxed pace); Oct 2, 9
Trip Length: 6 days / 6 nights / 6 days riding
Approximate riding time per day: 5 hours
Meeting point: Carlton, Oregon at the ranch for 11 am on Day 1. A transfer from Portland can be arranged - approx. 1.5 hr journey.
Riding Ability Required: Walk, trot, canter, gallop, be able to trot for up to 15 minutes.
Group Size: 2-8
Transfer: Can be arranged from Portland airport/hotel at an extra cost of approx. $140 per car.