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Riding in Norway
from SEK11,879
Summary:

Heritage farm stay with many farm and nature activities as well as riding and driving.

Departure Dates:
  • 2020: Available upon request from 25 June until 29 August.
  • Trip Length: 7d/6n, shorter stays available on request
  • Approximate riding time per day: As requested
  • Meeting point: Hjerkinn Train Station, an easy train ride from Oslo (4 hours) or Trondheim
  • Riding Ability Required: None as carriage driving can be done instead of riding
  • Usual Group Size: 2-8
  • Transfer: Included from Hjerkinn Train station (45 mins drive)
One of the Lusitanos
from SEK1,505
Summary:

Situated in the renowned and beautiful Alentejo region, famous for its long heritage of Lusitano and bull breeding, is this picturesque farm and equestrian centre. Brush up on your technique with private dressage lessons combined with trail rides into the surrounding countryside. Accommodation in newly renovated rooms in the stunning french-style manor house.

Departure Dates:
  • 2020 any day departures. Minimum stay is 3 nights.
  • Trip Length: Minimum 3 night stay
  • Approximate riding time per day: 2-3 hours dressage tuition per day
  • Meeting point: Lisbon Airport (LIS), Portugal
  • Riding Ability Required: All levels welcome including beginner
  • Usual Group Size: 1 - 10
  • Transfer: 2020: From Lisbon Airport to stables €60 each way per car (seats 4), payable on-site. Complimentary transfer for stays of five days or more.
Portugal Algarve Western Style
from SEK1,149
Summary:

Western Ranch in good rugged riding country in the beautiful Algarve. Western schooled horses trained using natural horsemanship, tuition on the trail.

Departure Dates:
  • 2020: Any day start and finish from 8 March to 2 August and 22 August to 8 November (minimum stay 3 nights)
  • Trip Length: 8 days/7 nights/6 days riding. Shorter stays are available on request (3 night minimum stay)
  • Approximate riding time per day: Beginner: 18hrs/week (approx 3hrs/day and no full day ride)
    Advanced: 22hrs/week (approx 3-4hrs/day plus a full day ride)
  • Meeting point: Faro Airport (FAO)
  • Riding Ability Required: Beginner and advanced programmes
    Minimum age: 18
  • Usual Group Size: 1-10
  • Transfer: 2020: approx. £41pp each way from Faro Airport, approx. 1 hour. Transfers are payable upon booking.
Beautiful 'Belo' being put through his paces
from SEK8,179
Summary:

Superb dressage tuition on beautiful Lusitano horses given by a Master Rider of the Portuguese School of Equestrian Art. There is no other way to learn! All levels of rider from beginner to Prix St Georges, close enough to Lisbon centre to combine with a city visit, the centre with cottages, swimming pool and stables/arenas is an oasis of peace.

Departure Dates:
  • All year round, any day arrival for week programme and Friday arrival for short breaks. Closed 24th December-1st January.
  • Trip Length: 7 days/6 nights/5 days riding and 4 days/3 nights/2 days riding
  • Approximate riding time per day: From 50 minutes to 1 hr 40 minutes per day depending on programme chosen. This equates to 1 or 2 50 minute lessons per day.
  • Meeting point: Lisbon Airport (LIS)
  • Riding Ability Required: From beginner onwards, tuition to Prix St George level.
  • Usual Group Size: 1-5 in accommodation. Max 2 riders in lessons.
  • Transfer: Included from meeting point, a short 15-20 minute drive away.
Join Up
from SEK10,255
Summary:

Monty Roberts Join Up course by a certified trainer on a Western Ranch in the beautiful Algarve. Western schooled horses trained using natural horsemanship, tuition on the trail.

Departure Dates:
  • 2020: September 26
  • Trip Length: 8d/7n/ 6 days riding
  • Approximate riding time per day: 3-7
  • Meeting point: Faro Airport (FAO)
  • Riding Ability Required: Beginner and advanced programmes
    Minimum age: 18
  • Usual Group Size: 4-10
  • Transfer: 2020: approx. £41pp each way from Faro Airport, approx. 1 hour. Transfers are payable upon booking.
Viewing giraffe from horseback
from SEK3,675
Summary:

This is a 5 star horseriding holiday in the African bush. Here you will enjoy full service luxury in the beautiful accommodation where tailormade itineraries are the order of the day. Fantastic horses and riding to suit all levels.

Departure Dates:
  • 2020 Low Season: 10 Jan-19 Mar; 1-29 May; 8-30 Jun; 1-30 Sept; 4 Nov-14 Dec
  • High Season: 20 Mar-30 Apr; 30 May-7 Jun (Game Census); 1 Jul-31 Aug; 1 Oct-3 Nov; 15 Dec-9 Jan 2021
  • Trip Length: Game Census - 9d/8n
    Other times, 3 - 14 days as required
  • Approximate riding time per day: 2-6 hours or as desired
  • Meeting point: Johannesburg Airport (JNB) or close to airport hotels
  • Riding Ability Required: All levels accommodated
  • Usual Group Size: 1-6 in riding group
  • Transfer: 2020: approx. £189 each way per 1-3 seat vehicle, approx. 3 hours. Other car sizes are available, rates are approximate and are subject to change.
Exploring The Ranch
from SEK1,969
Summary:

All round fun riding holiday with game viewing, rides over varied terrain, polocross and swimming with a superb selection of horses. Everyone will enjoy this one!

Departure Dates:
  • 2020 Low Season: 6 Jan - 14 Feb; 1 Mar - 4 Apr; 20 Apr - 10 Jul
  • 2020 High Season: 15 - 28 Feb; 4 - 19 Apr; 11 Jul - 4 Jan 2021
  • Trip Length: As desired although a minimum stay of three nights applies throughout the year
  • Approximate riding time per day: 4 - 6 hours but very flexible
  • Meeting point: Johannesburg International Airport (O R Tambo Airport), South Africa (JNB)
  • Riding Ability Required: All levels.
  • Usual Group Size: 1-12
  • Transfer: 2020: £99 each way. Departures are at set times and take 3hrs.
    Arrival: 10.30 transfer from JNB (arrive by 09.30).
    Departure: 14.00 transfer from the ranch (flights to be booked after 8pm).
    Alternative/private transfers can be arranged, see itinerary.
Zebra on the Zululand Game Reserve
from SEK2,249
Summary:

Situated in the rolling hills of KwaZuluNatal province this five star lodge offers beautiful Arab horses, magnificent accommodation and excellent food. Plentiful plains game on the reserve. Suitable for beginners.

Departure Dates:
  • 2020 Tailor-made: all year round, any day arrival or departure.
  • 2020 BIG 5 Safari & Indian Ocean 14-21 June
  • 2020 Ride, Relax and Big 5:
  • Low Season: 1, 15 Feb; 5 Dec
  • High Season: 21 Mar; 9 May; 29 Aug; 3, 31 Oct
  • Trip Length: Any length stay
  • Approximate riding time per day: 1-4 hours
  • Meeting point: Johannesburg (JNB)
  • Riding Ability Required: From beginner on can be accommodated, experienced riders are separated.
  • Usual Group Size: 1-6
  • Transfer: 2020: From Johannesburg R5800 for 1-4 people, approx. 5.5 hours. From Durban R4900 per vehicle for 1-4 people, approx. 4 hours. All prices each way. Please arrive before midday for transfers.
Donna on Duende
from SEK1,979
Summary:

Beautiful finca in National Park, riding on well schooled Andalusians from beginner to experienced riders, comfortable accommodation, swimming pool.

Departure Dates:
  • 2020: All year round on request. Closed 25th and 26th December.
  • Trip Length: A minimum of 3 nights applies.
  • Approximate riding time per day: 2-3 hours (extra riding can be arranged for an additional fee)
  • Meeting point: Malaga Airport (AGP) or town
  • Riding Ability Required: From beginner onwards
  • Usual Group Size: 1-6
  • Transfer: 2020: From Malaga €85 per car each way divided amongst the passengers. Transfer time is approximately 1 hour. Payable on site.
    If hiring a car you MUST hire a 4x4.
St John's house on the Rushmore Estate
from SEK3,585
Summary:

Discover one of England's richest landscapes just 2 hours outside London. Ride on this 8,000 acre historic private estate, a former royal hunting ground, with spectacular views over Wiltshire. Riding for all levels on immaculately turned out and schooled horses, from schoolmaster to eventer, and a variety of comfortable to luxurious accommodation with personal attention and small groups guaranteed. A quality English experience in every way.

Departure Dates:
  • 2020: Any day departures available year round
  • Trip Length: 2 nights/3 days/2 days riding, or as desired (minimum 2 nights)
  • Approximate riding time per day: 2-4 hours
  • Meeting point: Salisbury train station or drive straight to the Equestrian Centre
  • Riding Ability Required: All levels can be catered for
  • Usual Group Size: 1-6
  • Transfer: 2020: return transfer from Salisbury train station is £20 per car (max 4 people, payable on-site)

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