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Horse and rider on mountain top
from $1,715
Summary:

An exciting trail with varied terrain on fit Anglo-Arab horses offering an insight into the culture of the Pays Basque region as well as beach riding.

Departure Dates:
  • 2020: May 3, 17, 31; Jun 14, 28*; Sept 6, 20; Oct 4.
  • (* indicates High Season)
  • Trip Length: 8 days/7 nights/6 days riding
  • Approximate riding time per day: 6 - 8 hours
  • Meeting point: Bordeaux Airport at 14:00 Or you can go to Morcenx train station
  • Riding Ability Required: Confident at all paces and riding fit
  • Usual Group Size: 4-8
  • Transfer: 2020: €90 per person return, payable on-site. The transfer departs Bordeaux airport at 14:00 on the arrival day and arrives back at the airport at around 11:30 on the final day. Riders should make sure their flights arrive with time to clear security before 14:00 and book their flights to depart after 13:00 on the departure day.
Trail past walled towns of Aquitane
from $1,689
Summary:
An exciting trail with varied terrain on fit Anglo-Arab horses offering an insight into the culture of the Aquitaine region as well as beach riding.
Departure Dates:
  • 2020: Apr 19; May 3*, 17*, 31*; Sept 20*; Oct 18. (*denotes high season).
  • Trip Length: 8d/7n (6 days riding)
  • Approximate riding time per day: Up to 8 hours
  • Meeting point: Bordeaux Airport at 14:00 or Morcenx train station
  • Riding Ability Required: Experienced riders confident at all paces and riding fit
  • Usual Group Size: 4-12
  • Transfer: 2020: €90 per person return, payable on-site. The transfer departs Bordeaux Airport at 14:00 on Day 1, returning to the airport at approx. 11:30. Please book flights landing before 13:00 and depart after 13:00.
Riding through the mountains
from $1,065
Summary:

Discover the wild Ligurian mountains and coastline on this 8 day, point-to-point trail crossing from France into Italy on willing, sure-footed horses. Ride through mountain passes and pine forests before visiting ancient, medieval villages.

This trail is for adventurous riders who want to get away from it all. Accommodation is in hotels and B&Bs in small villages along the trail. there is also the option to undertake a shorter version of this ride, completing a 6 day ride rather than the full 8 days.

Departure Dates:
  • 2020 Petite Liguria: Apr 11; May 18; 17 Oct.
  • 2020 High Liguria: May 16; Oct 17.
  • Trip Length: High Liguria: 8 days/7 nights/7 days riding
    Petite Liguria: 6 days/5 nights/5 days riding
  • Approximate riding time per day: 4-6 hours
  • Meeting point: Saint-Agnes
  • Riding Ability Required: Riders should be confident in walk, trot and canter in open spaces and on steep terrain. Riders must be able to mount and dismount unaided.
  • Usual Group Size: 4-8
  • Transfer: 2020: From Nice Airport or train station, €65 per person each way. From Menton train station 25€. Transfers payable on site.
Riding through the Southern Alps
from $1,079
Summary:

A trail in the Southern Alps with a visit to Europe’s largest collection of bronze age engravings. Ride through the spectacular scenery of the Valle des Merveilles (Valley of Wonders) in the Mercantour national park, crossing the Italian frontier with views of the highest and most beautiful summits of the Southern Alps passing mountain lakes and local wildlife.
This ride would suit fit, adventurous riders who have an interest in seeing the unique, Bronze Age petroglyphs. Accommodation is in comfortable guesthouses and hotels along the route.

Departure Dates:
  • 2020: 26 - 31 July
  • Trip Length: 6 days/5 nights/5 days riding
  • Approximate riding time per day: 4-6 hours
  • Meeting point: Saint-Martin Vésubie
  • Riding Ability Required: Confident in walk, trot and canter and on steep terrain.
  • Usual Group Size: 4-8
  • Transfer: 2020: From Nice Airport or train station approx. €65 per person each way. See below itinerary for more/lower priced options.
One of the river crossings
from $1,625
Summary:

Explore the northern part of the Vienne region, famous for its romanesque riches. Take advantage of the unpopulated, rustic and quiet landscape along the different rivers: la Vienne, la Gartempe L'Anglin and the Creuse. Extensive riding paths and fantastic views.

Departure Dates:
  • 2020: 26 Apr; 30 Aug
  • Trip Length: 7 days/6 nights/6 riding days
  • Approximate riding time per day: 4-6 hours
  • Meeting point: Usseau, France
  • Riding Ability Required: Intermediate: You should be confident at all paces, able to mount and dismount unaided and happy riding on steep terrain.
  • Usual Group Size: 4-7
  • Transfer: 2020: From Tours or Poitiers-Biard airports, €60 per person, payable on site. Complimentary transfer from/to Châtellerault TGV station (1h45m from Paris) if required.
Looking down onto Lassithi
from $1,359
Summary:
Only for intermediate or experienced riders, this adventurous trail of 100 miles takes you through the remote mountains and friendly villages of Crete.
Departure Dates:
  • 2020 Guided Trail High Season: 29 Mar; 26 Apr; 10, 24 May; 7 Jun; 6, 20 Sept; 11 Oct
  • 2020 Guided Trail Low Season: 1 Nov.
  • 2020 Unguided: Available all year around except when the guided trail is running (high season 29 Mar - 1 Nov and 14 Dec - 10 Jan 2021).
  • Hotel and Stables closed 13 Jan - 14 Feb 2020
  • Trip Length: 8 days / 7 nights / 6 riding days
  • Approximate riding time per day: 4 - 7 hours
  • Meeting point: Heraklion (HER)
  • Riding Ability Required: Guided: Strong intermediate riders onwards: Must be riding fit and able ride at all paces
    Unguided: Must have experience caring for horses, must be able to walk, trot and canter, mount and dismount unaided.
  • Usual Group Size: Unguided: 2-6
    Guided: 1-10 (March and November treks min 2 to confirm).
  • Transfer: Payable on site, available any time. €50 from Heraklion Airport or €55 from Heraklion centre each way per car (1-4pax). Transfer time is approximately 45 minutes
Swimming with the horses
from $1,495
Summary:

Head to Rhodes for this circular trail taking in beaches, wooded valleys and ancient history. Confident riders can discover hidden villages, mountain trails, wine tasting and monasteries. There's also beach riding and the chance to swim with your horse in the sea, all rounded off by delicious Mediterranean meals.

Departure Dates:
  • 2020: 22 Mar; 5, 26 Apr; 10 (FULL) 17 May (FULL); 7 Jun; 27 Sep; 18 Oct; 1 Nov; 22 Nov
  • Trip Length: 8 days/7 nights/6 days riding
  • Approximate riding time per day: 4-6 hours per day
  • Meeting point: Rhodes International Airport (RHO), Greece
  • Riding Ability Required: Intermediate onwards - riders should be able to walk, trot and canter and ride on steep terrain.
  • Usual Group Size: 2-6
  • Transfer: 2020: Transfer from/to Rhodes airport is €60 each way per booking, payable on-site.
Fast riding over the Plains
from $1,329
Summary:

A fast point to point trail ride across the plains on lovely fit and responsive horses. Accommodation in nice rural accommodations and wonderful holiday resorts with swimming pools.

Departure Dates:
  • 2020: 28 Mar; 18 Apr; 9, 16 (FULL), 23 May; 6 (FULL), 13, 20 Jun; 11, 18 Jul; 1, 29 Aug; 5, 12, 26 Sept; 3, 17, 24 Oct.
  • Trip Length: 8 days / 7 nights / 6 riding days
  • Approximate riding time per day: 4-5 hours
  • Meeting point: Budapest Airport (BUD) or town
  • Riding Ability Required: Secure seat at walk, trot and canter in open spaces. Experienced riders only
  • Usual Group Size: 4- 6
  • Transfer: 2020: included from Budapest Airport or town (pick-up between 1pm to 6pm; Transfers outside of these times will incur an additional fee). Transfer time is approximately 1 hour 20 minutes
Herding sheep, Icelandic style
from $2,839
Summary:

Autumn sheep herding is a tradition in Iceland and you feel really involved in the culture and history of this fascinating country by taking part in the round up of thousands of sheep.

Departure Dates:
  • 2020: 18 September
  • Trip Length: 7 days/6 nights/6 riding days
  • Approximate riding time per day: 3-10 hours
  • Meeting point: Your hotel or closest designated bus stop (central zone) in Rekjavik (own booking)
  • Riding Ability Required: Control a horse at walk, trot and canter over open ground
  • Usual Group Size: Maximum 8
  • Transfer: 2020: Included from your hotel or closest designated bus stop in Rekjavik.
View of Canyon Trail
from $2,425
Summary:
Visit the best known sights in Iceland, the Geysir Hot Spring area and the Golden Waterfall Gullfoss riding in the traditional way with a herd of horses. Comfortable made up beds each night.
Departure Dates:
  • 2020: 30 May; 6, 13 June; 11*, 18*, 25* July; 1*, 8*, 29 August (*denotes high season)
  • Trip Length: 7 days/6 nights/6 days riding
  • Approximate riding time per day: 4 to 7 hours
  • Meeting point: BSI Bus Station or closest designated bus stop to your hotel in Rekjavik
  • Riding Ability Required: Walk, trot and canter for short periods on a good horse. Minimum age 7
  • Usual Group Size: 10-20
  • Transfer: 2020: Included from BSI Bus Station or closest designated bus stop to your hotel in Rekjavik.

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