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Albania Ancient Pathways
from SEK11,439
Summary:

A mountainous trail ride staying in local guesthouses encountering medieval monuments and welcoming Balkan culture for intermediate riders onwards.

Departure Dates:
  • 2021: 26 Jun; 3 Jul; 14, 28 Aug; 4, 18 Sept; 9, 16, 23, 30 Oct; 6, 13, 20, 27 Nov; 4 Dec.
  • 2022: 5, 12, 19, 26 Mar; 2, 9, 16, 23, 30 Apr; 14, 28 May; 11, 25 Jun; 23 Jul; 6, 20 Aug; 3, 17 Sept; 15, 22, 29 Oct; 5, 12, 19, 26 Nov.
  • Trip Length: 8 days/ 7 nights/ 6 riding days
  • Approximate riding time per day: 4 - 6 hours
  • Meeting point: Tirana airport (TIA) or Saranda Port - fly to Corfu (CFU).
  • Riding Ability Required: Intermediate and riding fit, secure riding in open spaces
  • Usual Group Size: 2 - 8
  • Transfer: Tirana airport to Gjirokastra €70 return per person, 225 km, 3-4 hours Saranda Port to Gjirokastra €40 return per person, 64km, 1 hour.
    Transfers payable on site.
horse riding in Albania
from SEK11,989
Summary:

Mountainous trail ride through unspoilt nauture at a steady pace to the Ionian Sea and back encountering medieval monuments, a communist past and welcoming Balkan culture.

Departure Dates:
  • 2021: 126 Jun; 10 (FULL), 17 Jul; 7, 21 Aug; 4, 11, 18, 25 Sept
  • 2022: 7, 21 May; 4, 18 Jun; 16, 30 Jul; 13, 27 Aug; 10, 24 Sept
  • Trip Length: 8 days / 7 nights / 6 riding days
  • Approximate riding time per day: 3-8 hours
  • Meeting point: Tirana airport (TIA) or Saranda Port - fly to Corfu (CFU).
  • Riding Ability Required: Intermediate and riding fit, secure riding in open spaces
  • Usual Group Size: 3 - 8
  • Transfer: 2021/22: Tirana airport to Gjirokastra €70 return per person, 225 km, 3-4 hours.
    Saranda Port to Gjirokastra: €40 return per person, 64km, 1 hour.
    Transfers payable on site
horse riding in Albania
from SEK15,669
Summary:

A challenging riding experience with spectacular mountain landscapes as well as river swimming, canyons, charming medieval villages, local traditional food and even city nightlife. Accommodation in family guesthouses and two nights camping. For adventurous intermediate and advanced riders.

Departure Dates:
  • 2021: 24 Jul; 2 Oct
  • 2022: 2 Jul; 1 Oct
  • Trip Length: 12 days / 11 nights / 9 riding days
  • Approximate riding time per day: 5-7 hours
  • Meeting point: Tirana airport (TIA) or Saranda Port - fly to Corfu (CFU).
  • Riding Ability Required: Intermediate and riding fit, secure riding in open spaces
  • Usual Group Size: 3 - 8
  • Transfer: Tirana airport to Gjirokastra €70 return per person 3-4 hours. Saranda Port to Gjirokastra: €40 return per person 1 hour. Transfers payable on site
Horses in the snow
from SEK10,335
Summary:

A week-long break which combines 3 days of horse-riding in changing landscapes of rolling hills, valleys, rivers and forests with 3 days of local culture, thermal baths, archeological sites, and the Ionian coast. You will get a true insight into the life of a shepherd in this rural, unspoiled region. The program offers a unique experiences to explore the remote regions of the South, one of Europe's final unexplored territories.

Departure Dates:
  • 2021: 18 Dec
  • 2022: 8, 15, 22, 29 Jan; 5, 12, 26 Feb; 10, 17 Dec
  • Trip Length: 8 days / 7 nights / 4 riding days
  • Approximate riding time per day: 3-5 hours on 4 days
  • Meeting point: Tirana airport (TIA) or Saranda Port - fly to Corfu (CFU).
  • Riding Ability Required: Intermediate and riding fit, secure riding in open spaces
  • Usual Group Size: 3 - 8
  • Transfer: Tirana airport to Gjirokastra €70 return per person 3-4 hours. Saranda Port to Gjirokastra: €40 return per person 1 hour. Transfers payable on site
Riding in Bulgaria
from SEK14,855
Summary:

Plenty of canters and amazing scenery with ancient Thracian and Roman ruins, delicious wines and spa opportunities. For intermediate riders onwards.

Departure Dates:
  • 2021: 25 Sep; 9, 23 Oct; 6 Nov
  • 2022: 26 Mar; 9, 23 Apr; 7, 21 May; 10, 24 Sept; 8, 22 Oct; 5 Nov
  • Trip Length: 8 days / 7 nights / 6 riding days
  • Approximate riding time per day: 4-6 hours
  • Meeting point: Sofia Airport (SOF) by 4pm on Day 1.
  • Riding Ability Required: Intermediate. Riders need to be capable at all paces including gallop, able to spend up to 6 hours a day in the saddle riding on steep terrain.
  • Usual Group Size: 3-8
  • Transfer: 2021/22: included to and from Sofia Airport (SOF). Please arrange departure flights after 11am. Approximate transfer time is 1h30m.
Riding in Bulgaria
from Price on enquiry
Summary:

Exciting and fast riding on super horses through the scenic Bulgarian mountains steeped in Thracian and Roman history with relaxing and indulgent spa treatments in the evenings. Accommodation in 3 and 4 star spa hotels throughout the trail.

Departure Dates:
  • 2021: TBC
  • Trip Length: 8 days / 7 nights / 6 riding days
  • Approximate riding time per day: 4-6 hours
  • Meeting point: Sofia Airport (SOF) by 3pm on Day 1.
  • Riding Ability Required: Advanced. Riders need to be capable at all paces including gallop, able to spend up to 6 hours a day in the saddle riding on steep terrain.
  • Usual Group Size: 4-6
  • Transfer: 2020: included to and from Sofia Airport (SOF). Please arrange departure flights after 12 noon. Approximate transfer time is 2 hours.
Autumn colours
from SEK7,845
Summary:

A ride on good horses exploring the high mountains of central Bulgaria with a focus on nature.

Departure Dates:
  • 2021: 21 Aug; 11 Sept; 2 Oct.
  • 2022: 18 Jun; 2, 30 Jul; 20 Aug; 10 Sept.
  • For groups of 4 or more other dates can be arranged between May and October.
  • Trip Length: 8 days / 7 nights / 6 days riding
  • Approximate riding time per day: 3-7 hours
  • Meeting point: Sofia Airport (SOF)
  • Riding Ability Required: Walk, trot and canter
  • Usual Group Size: 4-6
  • Transfer: 2021/22: Included from meeting point.
Riding in the Rhodope Mountains
from SEK13,075
Summary:

Head to the Rhodope Mountains, one of Europe's most biodiverse areas and explore the scenery on forward-going, responsive horses. Adventurous mountain riding with plenty of trots and canters and great opportunities to explore the region's nature, wildlife, history and culture along the way.

Departure Dates:
  • 2021: 11 Sept
  • 2022: 4 Jun; 2, 30 Jul; 27 Aug
  • Trip Length: 8 days/7 nights/6 days riding
  • Approximate riding time per day: 4-6 hours
  • Meeting point: Sofia Airport (SOF)
  • Riding Ability Required: Intermediate onwards
  • Usual Group Size: 3-8
  • Transfer: Included to and from meeting point. Arrival on Day 1 no later than 16:00, departure on Day 8 after 12:00. Approximate transfer time is 1.5 hours.
Riding the three mountains trail, Bulgaria
from Price on enquiry
Summary:

This exciting and fast-paced trail takes in three mountain ranges – Plana, Verila and Rila. Thrilling riding on board superb trail horses with an experienced guide, this trail is ideal for nature-loving intermediate riders.

Departure Dates:
  • 2020: dates available on request between June-October
  • 2021: TBC
  • Trip Length: 8 days / 7 nights / 6 riding days
  • Approximate riding time per day: 4-6 hours
  • Meeting point: Sofia Airport (SOF)
  • Riding Ability Required: Intermediate onwards. Riders need to be capable at all paces, able to spend up to 6 hours a day in the saddle riding on steep terrain.
  • Usual Group Size: 4-6
  • Transfer: Included to and from Sofia Airport (SOF). Please arrange departure flights after 12 noon. Approximate transfer time is 40 minutes.
Ride in the mountains of Croatia
from SEK9,939
Summary:

Explore the secluded Dalmatian countryside of Croatia on this budget-busting break for experienced riders. Enjoy delicious homemade food and wine, fast, thrilling riding and friendly hosts on this delightful based stay. Escape the summer crowds and see a side of Croatia rarely explored by travelling to the spectacular, mountain interior of the Dalmatian region. 

Departure Dates:
  • 2021: 17 Apr; 1, 15, 29 May; 12, 26 Jun; 10, 24 Jul; 7, 21 Aug; 4, 18 Sept; 2, 16 Oct.
  • Trip Length: 8 days/7nights/6 riding days
  • Approximate riding time per day: 3-5 hours
  • Meeting point: Split Airport (SPU), Croatia. Flights can arrive and depart at any time.
  • Riding Ability Required: Intermediate and above. Must be confident at all paces including gallop.
  • Usual Group Size: 2-6
  • Transfer: 2021: Return transfer from Split airport, bus or train station is €50 per person payable on-site in cash.
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