Horse Riding Holidays in EUROPE

...read more
Clear Filter

Continent

Country

Region

Riding Ability

When to go

Duration nights

Cost

Holiday Features

Adventure Level

Level 1
Level 2
Level 3

Accommodation Features

Riding Features

Special Offer

Yes

Confirm in Real Time

Yes
Clear Filter
117 Found
  Sort by: Show Per Page
Iceland Lagoon Trail
from $1,735
Special Offer:
Early Booking Discount: 10% discount for 2019 rides if booked before 31st Dec 2018
Summary:
This is an incredible ride through the varied landscapes of the north west of Iceland. Accompany the herd of horses as you cross lakes and rivers and ride through valleys.
Departure Dates:
  • 2019: 16, 23, 30* June; 21*(full), 28* July; 4*(full), 11*, 18* August (*high season).
  • Trip Length: 5 days / 4 nights / 4 riding days
  • Approximate riding time per day: Up to six hours
  • Meeting point: Your hotel or closest designated bus stop (central zone) in Rekjavik (own booking)
  • Riding Ability Required: Control a horse at a walk, trot and canter confidently over open ground. Minimum age 7
  • Usual Group Size: Maximum 16
  • Transfer: 2019: Included from your hotel or closest designated bus stop in Rekjavik.
Crossing a river with a herd of horses
from $2,515
Special Offer:
Early Booking Discount: 10% discount for 2019 rides if booked before 31st Dec 2018
Summary:
Ride in the traditional way with a herd of Icelandic horses at all paces seeing volcanoes, beaches and geothermal pools. Adventure trip.
Departure Dates:
  • 2019: 24 June; 1*, 8*, 15* July; 5*(full), 12*, 26 August (*denotes high season)
  • Trip Length: 6 days/5 nights/5 days riding - approx. 160km.
  • Approximate riding time per day: 5 to 8 hours
  • Meeting point: Your hotel or closest designated bus stop (central zone) in Rekjavik
  • Riding Ability Required: Control a horse at a walk, trot and canter confidently over open ground. A sense of adventure is also required. Minimum age 8.
  • Usual Group Size: 6 - 20
  • Transfer: 2019: Included from your hotel or closest designated bus stop in Rekjavik.
Iceland Northern Lights Short Break
from $1,165
Special Offer:
Early Booking Discount: 10% discount for 2019 rides if booked before 31st Dec 2018
Summary:
Great riding in the wilderness outside of Reykjavik, a chance to spot the illusive Northern Lights and enjoy the legendary nightlife of Iceland's capital.
Departure Dates:
  • 2019: 14, 21 March; 19 Sept; 3, 10 Oct
  • Trip Length: 3 days / 2 nights / 2 days riding
  • Approximate riding time per day: 5 hours
  • Meeting point: Your hotel or closest designated bus stop (central zone) in Rekjavik (own booking)
  • Riding Ability Required: Able to walk, trot and canter on a good horse
  • Usual Group Size: 6 - 16
  • Transfer: 2019: Included from BSÍ bus station or closest designated bus stop to your hotel in Rekjavik between 16:00 and 17:00
View of Volcano Trail
from $2,555
Special Offer:
Early Booking Discount: 10% discount for 2019 rides if booked before 31st Dec 2018
Summary:
Ride in the traditional way with a herd of Icelandic horses at all paces seeing volcanoes, beaches and geothermal pools. Adventure trip.
Departure Dates:
  • 2019: 1(full), 15, 29* June; 13*(full), 27* July; 10*, 24 August (*denotes high season).
  • Trip Length: 8 days/7 nights/6 days riding - approx. 185km
  • Approximate riding time per day: 5 to 8 hours
  • Meeting point: BSI Bus Station or closest designated bus stop to your hotel in Rekjavik
  • Riding Ability Required: Control a horse at a walk, trot and canter confidently over open ground. Minimum age 7
  • Usual Group Size: Maximum 18
  • Transfer: 2019: Included from BSI Bus Station or closest designated bus stop to your hotel in Rekjavik.
Cantering through the lake outside Castle Leslie
from $1,085
Special Offer:
10% discount on any spa treatments during your stay effective from now until March 2019. Pre-booking your spa treatment is advisable, please quote "Unicorn Trails 10% Off" when booking.
Summary:
Superb accommodation, top class riding for all levels, a great luxury break.
Departure Dates:
  • All year round on request from 1st January - 20th December. (Closed from 6 January until 5 February 2019)
  • Trip Length: Various packages from 4 to 8 days available
  • Approximate riding time per day: 3 hours. The hours are flexible and can be taken as desired.
  • Meeting point: Castle Leslie
  • Riding Ability Required: From beginners onwards. Minimum riding age is 4 years old.
  • Usual Group Size: 1-8
  • Transfer: Payable on site. 1 passenger €100 per person each way, 2-5 passengers €40 per person each way, 6+ passengers €30 per person each way from Dublin and Belfast, airport or hotel.
    You can also book a taxi.

    Transfer times are approximately 1 hour from Belfast, 1.5 hours from Dublin and about 2.5 hours from Shannon.
Riding on the beach
from $1,659
Summary:
Guided riding along the beaches and mountains of Ireland based in a comfortable hotel right on the sea.
Departure Dates:
  • 2019 Low season: 4, 18 May
  • 2019 Mid season: 15 Jun; 6, 21 Sept
  • 2019 High season: 6, 17 Jul; 17 Aug
  • Trip Length: 8 day /7 night weekly rides
  • Approximate riding time per day: about 6 hours
  • Meeting point: The Hotel
  • Riding Ability Required: Confident, intermediate riders happy to ride at all paces . Min age 14.
  • Usual Group Size: 2-10
  • Transfer: Not included from Dublin airport - take a direct bus from the airport to the hotel, see Sample Itinerary for more information.
Summary:
Lessons for all riding abilities: general, show-jumping, dressage, cross country. Excellent on site facilities, organised and comfortable.
Departure Dates:
  • Weekly from March to the end of September (please note that full board option is only available in June, July, August)
  • Trip Length: 8d/7n, 5d/4n or 4d/3n, can be tailor-made on request
  • Approximate riding time per day: 2 hours tuition daily
  • Meeting point: Kilbeggan bus station
  • Riding Ability Required: From total beginner to advanced rider
  • Usual Group Size: 1-8
  • Transfer: Included from Kilbeggan Bus Station. (An hour and a half from Dublin)
Summary:
Gallop over golden sands and enjoy the traditional Irish hospitality on this fantastic short break.
Departure Dates:
  • 2019: Every Saturday from 11 May to 12 October.
  • Trip Length: 4 days, 3 nights, 2 days riding
  • Approximate riding time per day: 4+ hours
  • Meeting point: Kerry (KIR), Cork (ORK) or Shannon (SNN)
  • Riding Ability Required: Walk, trot and canter comfortably with a secure seat
  • Usual Group Size: 2 to 12
  • Transfer: 2019: Prices are approximate and each way per vehicle: Kerry €26 1-3pax €40 4-8pax, Cork €140 1-3pax €160 4-8 pax and Shannon €180 1-3pax €200 4-8pax. Transfer times are approximately as follows; Cork 2 hours, Shannon 2-hours and Kerry 15-minutes. Payable on site.
Riding on the beaches in Ireland
from $1,829
Summary:
An extremely well organised trail with excellent riding on good sized hunter type Irish horses, staying in comfortable small hotels and B&B's.
Departure Dates:
  • 2019: Every Saturday from 11 May to 12 October.
  • Trip Length: 7 days / 6 nights / 5 days riding
  • Approximate riding time per day: 4 to 6 hours
  • Meeting point: Kerry (KIR), Cork (ORK) or Shannon (SNN)
  • Riding Ability Required: Walk, trot and canter comfortably with a secure seat
  • Usual Group Size: 2 to 12
  • Transfer: 2019: Prices are approximate and each way per vehicle: Kerry €26 1-3pax €40 4-8pax, Cork €140 1-3pax €160 4-8 pax and Shannon €180 1-3pax €200 4-8pax. Transfer times are approximately as follows; Cork 2 hours, Shannon 2-hours and Kerry 15-minutes. Payable on site.
Cliffs of Moher
from $1,009
Summary:
Trail from County Galway through the rural areas of County Clare into the unique Burren region and on to the rough Atlantic coast overlooking the spectacular Cliffs of Moher. Comfortable accommodation.
Departure Dates:
  • 2019: Saturday arrivals from 6 April to 28 September (High season Apr, May & Aug)
  • Trip Length: 8 days/7 nights/6 days riding or 6 days/5 nights/4 days riding (Saturday - Thursday). FULL 29 Jun
  • Approximate riding time per day: Approximately 5 hours a day
  • Meeting point: Shannon Airport (SNN) or hotel
  • Riding Ability Required: Ability to walk, trot, canter. Minimum age 8
  • Usual Group Size: 4-8
  • Transfer: 2019: €35 per person each way, €40 after 8pm. Transfer time is approx 1.5 hours. Transfer fee is payable on site.

Unicorn Blog

My Horseback Game Viewing Safari in South Africa
Horseback game viewing safari
My Horseback Game Viewing Safari in South Africa [caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="1640"]
Read More >
Riding above the Clouds in Ecuador
cloud trail
Horse Riding Above the Clouds in Ecuador by Shawn Hamilton [caption id="attachment_782" align="alignnone" width="750"]
Read More >
Costa Rica; Horse Riding through Paradise
Riding through paradise
Racoons, Sloths and Criollos; Riding Costa Rica!
Read More >