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Riding on the edge of the escarpment
from $1,589
Summary:

Enjoy great riding at all paces on beautiful responsive horses in the wilds of the South African highlands with spectacular views, followed by a jeep safari at the famous Kruger Park to see the Big 5. No riding with dangerous game but all the excitement of fast riding and big game!

Departure Dates:
  • 01 Nov 2019 - 31 Oct 2020
  • Please speak to your Travel Consultant
  • Trip Length: 7 days / 6 nights / 4 days riding
  • Approximate riding time per day: 2-6 hrs
  • Meeting point: Kruger Airport (KMIA)
  • Riding Ability Required: Strong intermediate to experienced riders only
  • Usual Group Size: Option 1: 2-8
    Option 2: 4-8
  • Transfer: Included from Kruger Airport.
    Transfer from ORTIA (Johannesburg) can be arranged for R5250 (per vehicle, one way) if flight arrives at night transfer will be made in the morning. Payable on site.
Galloping on endless beaches
from $2,509
Summary:

Fast riding along miles of white beaches on fit Arab cross horses. Xhosa cultural visits and nice hotel accommodation.

Departure Dates:
  • 2020: Jan 18; Feb 22 (FULL); Mar 7; Apr 18; May 2, 30; Jul 4; Aug 1; Sept 26; Oct 31 (FULL); Nov 14.
  • Trip Length: 7 nights/8 days/ 7 days riding
  • Approximate riding time per day: Usually 4 - 6 hours/day
  • Meeting point: East London Airport, South Africa
  • Riding Ability Required: Strong intermediate upwards happy and in control at all paces including on open stretches of beach
  • Usual Group Size: 2 - 8
  • Transfer: 2020: Set group transfer 1,200 ZAR one way, per car (c.£73) payable on site to the driver in ZAR only. Transfer time is approx 1 hour.
Spain Catalan Culture & Beach Trail
from $1,615
Summary:

This ride has it all: fit and forward going Andalusian horses, beaches, sand, natural dunes, precious villages, castles and churches. Experience the most exciting gallop on the fringe of the sea and overnight in small friendly hotels and guesthouses sampling the fine cuisine of the region. A bottle of local wine or cava is never far away of course!

Departure Dates:
  • 2020: 15, 29 Mar; 12 Apr; 3, 17 May; 7 Jun; 20 Sept; 18 Oct; 1, 15 Nov
  • Special rate for March and November departures, please see Dates & Pricing
  • Trip Length: 8 days / 7 nights / 6 days riding - 160km
  • Approximate riding time per day: Approximately 4-6 hours in the saddle daily
  • Meeting point: Barcelona (BCN) or Girona (GRO) Airport
  • Riding Ability Required: Must be able to walk, trot and canter confidently and mount and dismount unaided
  • Usual Group Size: 4 - 11
  • Transfer: 2020: payable locally - €90 pp return from Barcelona (18:00 pick-up, 11:30 drop-off, 2hrs), €60 pp return from Girona (19:30 pick-up, 10:30 drop-off, 45min).
Summary:

Great beach riding for competent riders on lively Andalusians and crosses. Comfortable accommodation with swimming pool. Round off the day with Catalan cuisine and fine wines.

Departure Dates:
  • 2020: 4 Mar; 26 Apr; 24 May; 10, 17 Jun; 1 Jul; 16, 23 Sept
  • Trip Length: 5 days/4 nights/3 days riding
  • Approximate riding time per day: Approximately 4 to 6 hours in the saddle daily
  • Meeting point: Barcelona (BCN) or Girona (GRO) Airports
  • Riding Ability Required: Must be able to walk, trot and canter confidently and mount and dismount unaided. Minimum age 14 years.
  • Usual Group Size: 4-11
  • Transfer: 2020: payable locally - €90 pp return from Barcelona (18:00 pick-up, 11:30 drop-off, 2hrs), €60 pp return from Girona (19:30 pick-up, 10:30 drop-off, 45min).
Great fun on the Smugglers trail in Catalonia Pyrenean
from $1,675
Summary:
Trail through the Pyrennean Mountains, following in the footsteps of ancient smugglers, aboard fit Andalusians and crosses. Swim in the rivers with your horse!
Departure Dates:
  • 2020: 14*, 28 Jun; 12, 26 Jul; 2*, 30 Aug; 13 Sept
  • (* Special Edition)
  • Trip Length: 8 days/7 nights/6 days riding - 180km
  • Approximate riding time per day: Approximately 4 to 6 hours in the saddle daily
  • Meeting point: Barcelona (BCN) or Girona (GRO) Airports
  • Riding Ability Required: Must be able to walk, trot and canter confidently and mount and dismount unaided. Some walking on foot is required on this trail. Minimum age 14 years.
  • Usual Group Size: 4 - 11
  • Transfer: 2020: payable locally - €90 return from Barcelona (18:00 pick-up, 11:30 drop-off, 2hrs) or from Girona (19:30 pick-up, 10:30 drop-off, 45min).
Village Life
from $1,079
Summary:
Fast riding and long days in the saddle for competent riders on lively Andalusians and crosses. Comfortable accommodation with swimming pool. Finish the day with Catalan cuisine and fine wines.
Departure Dates:
  • 2020: 18 Mar; 1, 15 Apr; 6, 20 May; 7, 21 Oct; 4, 18 Nov
  • Trip Length: 5 days/4 nights/4 days riding
  • Approximate riding time per day: Approximately 5 to 7 hours in the saddle daily
  • Meeting point: Barcelona (BCN) or Girona (GRO) Airports

  • Riding Ability Required: Must be able to walk, trot and canter confidently, mount and dismount unaided and be riding fit. Minimum age 14 years.
  • Usual Group Size: 4-8
  • Transfer: 2020: payable locally - €90 return from Barcelona (18:00 pick-up, 19:30 drop-off, 2hrs), €60 return from Girona (19:30 pick-up, 18:15 drop-off, 45min). Private transfers available on request.
Spain Catalonian Lakes Trail
from $1,149
Summary:

Enjoy this short break in Catalonia which includes four full riding days close to Barcelona. With an evening departure after the last days riding this makes the perfect weekend riding break. Visit Catalonia's largest natural lake as well as fantastic scenery, great Spanish food and an optional spa experience. An ideal trail if you're short on time or want to combine a few days riding with a trip to Barcelona.

Departure Dates:
  • 2020: 23 Mar; 26 Apr; 24 May; 5, 26 Oct
  • Special rate for March departures, please see Dates & Pricing
  • Trip Length: 6 days / 5 nights / 4 days riding
  • Approximate riding time per day: 4 to 6 hours in the saddle daily
  • Meeting point: Barcelona (BCN) or Girona (GRO) Airports
  • Riding Ability Required: Must be comfortable in all paces and be able to mount and dismount unaided.
  • Usual Group Size: 4-11
  • Transfer: 2020: payable locally - €90 pp return from Barcelona, €60 pp return from Girona.
Spain Conquistadors Trail
from $1,605
Special Offer:

Special Offer: Airport transfers included for any group size if booked in February - March 2020

Summary:

A circular horse-riding trail in the Extremadura region of Spain, the homeland of many famous conquistadors. This is a fast-paced ride through open countryside to the Villuercas Geological reserve, staying in comfortable rural hotels along the route.

Departure Dates:
  • 2020: 9, 23 Feb; 8 Mar; 12, 26 Apr; 4, 18 Oct.
  • Trip Length: 7 days/6 nights/5 days riding
  • Approximate riding time per day: 5-7 hours
  • Meeting point: Madrid Barajas Airport (MAD)
  • Riding Ability Required: Walk, trot and canter, experience hacking out over varying terrain
  • Usual Group Size: 2-10
  • Transfer: 2020: At 15:00, from €50pp each way for less than 4 riders payable on site. Transfer time approx. 2 hours
Summary:
Excellent riding on endurance trained horses, high service level, historic accommodation and very flexible programmes, ideal for riders and non-riders.
Departure Dates:
  • 2020: Departure dates upon request - between 2 Jan - 15 Jul and 27 Aug - 22 Dec.
  • No beach riding between 15 Jun - 5 Sept.
  • Low season November - February (excluding Xmas and New Year)
  • Trip Length: 7 days/6 nights/5 or 6 days riding
    4 days/3 nights/3 or 4 days riding
    5 and 6 day programmes available on request
  • Approximate riding time per day: 4 - 8 hours.
  • Meeting point: Gibraltar Airport (GIB)
  • Riding Ability Required: Walk, trot and canter. Novices can be taken by arrangement separately
  • Usual Group Size: 1-6
  • Transfer: 2020: Included from meeting point (Gibraltar airport) and takes 20min.
    Also available from Malaga or Jerez airports at a cost of €45 per person each way (payable on site).
Summary:
Superb horse riding holiday in Spain for experienced riders. Ride on unspoilt beaches and through natural forests. Non riders accommodated.
Departure Dates:
  • 2020 8d/7n: Sunday arrivals from January 26 to December 6 (Low Season Jan 26 - May 3 and Oct 11 - Dec 6; Mid Season: May 3 - Jun 28 and Sept 6 - Oct 11; High Season: Jun 28 - Sept 6).
  • 2020 5d/4n: Wednesday arrivals from January 29 to December 6 (Low Season: Jan 29 - May3 and Oct 14 - Dec 6; Mid Season: May 6 - Jun 28 and Sept 9 - Oct 11; High Season: Jul 1 - Sept 6).
  • Ride closed between 20 July - 15 August due to excessive temperatures.
  • Trip Length: 8 days/7 nights/5 days riding (Sunday to Sunday)
    5 days/4 nights/3 days riding (Wednesday to Sunday)
  • Approximate riding time per day: 4 hours per day
  • Meeting point: Malaga airport
  • Riding Ability Required: Strong intermediate riders onwards comfortable at all paces including gallop. Min age 14.
  • Usual Group Size: 2 to 7
  • Transfer: Transfers from Malaga airport are included with collection no later than 14:30 on arrival Sunday and return to Malaga arriving no earlier than 10:00 on departure Sunday.

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