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Riding in Columbia
from $2,425
Summary:
Experience rural Colombia as the locals do - from the back of a Colombian criollo horse on this hacienda trail with a horse focus.
Departure Dates:
  • 2019: Central Colombian Trail - 8 Jul; 1 Sept;
  • 2019: Coffee Trail - 22 Aug; 3 Nov.
  • Trip Length: 8 days / 7 nights / 6 riding days
  • Approximate riding time per day: Around six hours a day in the saddle
  • Meeting point: Bogota airport (BOG)
  • Riding Ability Required: Suitable for intermediate to experienced riders.You should be confident on a horse at all paces.
  • Usual Group Size: 6 - 18
  • Transfer: Taxi to the hotel on day one payable locally. Return transfer to Bogota airport included.
Cuban cowboy on horseback
from $2,785
Summary:
Exploring the colonial and cultural heritage of central Cuba on horseback.
Departure Dates:
  • 2019: 10 February; 17 November
  • Trip Length: 11 days/10 nights/6 days riding
  • Approximate riding time per day: 3 to 6 hours. Most riding days are six hours
  • Meeting point: Hotel (usually Hotel Presidente)
  • Riding Ability Required: Walk, trot, canter and some experience riding over rough terrain
  • Usual Group Size: 6-12
  • Transfer: One way transfer is included to Jose Marti airport on the last day of the programme for clients departing at 6pm or later. Transfer from Havana airport is not included, taxi cost is approximate 25 CUC (€25)
Cuba Tabaqueros Trail
from $2,195
Summary:
A rich cultural and natural ride through the Green Province, the westernmost province of Cuba.
Departure Dates:
  • 2018: 10 February; 10 November
  • 2019: 2 February (confirmed), 9 November
  • Trip Length: 9 days/8 nights/6 days riding
  • Approximate riding time per day: 3 to 6 hours. Most riding days are six hours
  • Meeting point: Hotel (usually Hotel Presidente)
  • Riding Ability Required: Walk, trot, canter and some experience riding over rough terrain
  • Usual Group Size: 6-12
  • Transfer: One way transfer is included to Jose Marti airport at the last day of the programme for clients departing at 6pm or later. Transfer from Havana airport is not included, taxi cost is approximate 25 CUC (€25)
    Transfer from Havana airport is not included, taxi cost is approximate 25 CUC (€25)
Cotopaxi Volcano rising in the background
from $2,045
Summary:

Point to point trail along the Avenue of Volcanoes in the Ecuadorean Andes. Accommodation in various haciendas and one refuge en route.

Departure Dates:
  • 2019 Avenue of Volcanoes: 4 Jan; 18 Feb; 16 Mar; 17, 31 May; 21 Jun; 2 Aug; 18 Oct.
  • 2019 Cotopaxi Volcano and Haciendas: 18 Jan; 22 Feb; 5 Apr; 13 Sept; 6 Dec.
  • Trip Length: 9 days/ 8 nights/ 7 days riding - Avenue of Volcanoes
    8 days/7 nights/6 days riding - Cotopaxi Volcano & Haciendas Ride
  • Approximate riding time per day: 4-8 hours
  • Meeting point: Quito Airport (UIO)
  • Riding Ability Required: Intermediate riders able to walk, trot and canter in varied terrain. Minimum age 10 years (must be a good rider).
  • Usual Group Size: 2-12 - Small group supplement payable for groups of 2/3.
  • Transfer: Return transfers from Quito are $100 return per car. Payable on site. Transfer time approximately 1 hour
Mountains
from $3,299
Summary:
Point to point trail through the Ecuadorean Andes. Accommodation in various haciendas, hostels and campsites.
Departure Dates:
  • 2019: 1 February; 16 August; 22 November
  • Trip Length: 12 days/11 nights/10 days riding 3-6 hours per day
  • Approximate riding time per day: 3-9 hours
  • Meeting point: Quito Airport (UIO)
  • Riding Ability Required: Intermediate riders able to walk, trot and canter in varied terrain
  • Usual Group Size: 2-6
  • Transfer: Return transfers from Quito are $100 return per car. Transfer time approximately 1 hour Payable on site.
Horse riding in Abysinnia Ethiopia
from $3,715
Summary:
Highlights of Ethiopia including Lalibella and riding on the Ethiopian Highlands with the semi nomadic Oromo people. Amazing and unusual trip.
Departure Dates:
  • 23rd November
  • Trip Length: 14d /13n /8d riding
  • Approximate riding time per day: 4-7 hours
  • Meeting point: Addis Ababa (ADD)
  • Riding Ability Required: Ability to walk, trot and canter
  • Usual Group Size: 6-10
  • Transfer: Included from Addis Ababa. Transfer time is approximately 20 minutes
Beautiful ruska landscape
from $1,965
Summary:
Come enjoy the spectacular Autumn colours of magical Lapland. Ride Finnish horses on this exciting trail in the Arctic Circle and witness Finnish hospitality at its best.
Departure Dates:
  • 2019: 27 July; 11, 25 August
  • Trip Length: 7 days / 6 nights / 5 days riding
  • Approximate riding time per day: 8-10 hours
  • Meeting point: Kittilä Airport, Finland. It may also be possible to fly into Enontekiö Airport if flights are available.
  • Riding Ability Required: Intermediate riders onwards
  • Usual Group Size: 4-7
  • Transfer: Included from meeting point.
Riding through the mountains
from $1,245
Summary:
A point to point trail along the 'Via Alpine' through Mercantour National Park. With stunning scenery and traditional villages, this horse riding holiday takes you well away from the hustle and bustle of daily life. Accommodation is in a mix of hotels, guesthouses, mountain refuges and B&Bs.
Departure Dates:
  • 2019: 29 Jun, 13 Jul, 20 Jul, 27 Jul, 17 Aug, 24 Aug (ESCORTED)
  • Trip Length: 7 days/6 nights/6 days riding
  • Approximate riding time per day: 4-6 hours (some days may exceed 7 hours in the saddle)
  • Meeting point: Ranch near Saint-Martin Vésubie
  • Riding Ability Required: All abilities catered for. A good level of fitness is required due to long hours in the saddle and some walking required.
  • Usual Group Size: 4-8
  • Transfer: 2019: From Nice Airport , €65 each way payable on site or from Saint Martin Vesubie bus station 1.50€ each way. See sample itinerary for more options.
Horses at a mountain lake
from $1,199
Summary:
Take part in the ancient tradition of transhumance by joining this 6-day trail through the French and Italian alps, moving horses to their summer grazing. Riding from the sea up into the mountains, the trail passes through the lush Italian pastures of the Riviera dei fiori (Riviera of flowers), famous for its azure waters, alpine and medieval towns. Riders will be able to enjoy the remarkable landscapes of this part of the Italian Riviera before reaching the steep pastures of the snow-capped alps. Suitable for fit intermediate riders onwards.
Departure Dates:
  • 2019: 21 - 27 September
  • Trip Length: 7 days/6 nights/6 days riding
  • Approximate riding time per day: 4-6 hours
  • Meeting point: Sainte-Agnes
  • Riding Ability Required: Must be confident at walk, trot and canter and riding/leading horse on steep terrain.
  • Usual Group Size: 4-8
  • Transfer: 2019: From Nice Airport or train station, €50 each way. From Menton train station €25 each way.
Riding through the mountains
from $1,019
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:
  • 2019: 27 April - 4 May;
  • Petite Liguria - guests can join the High Liguria for the first or last 6 days
  • 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: From Nice Airport or train station, €50 each way. From Menton train station 25€. Transfers payable on site.

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