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Arriving into camp
from $5,585
Summary:

Challenging 400km trail across the Namib desert finishing on the white beaches of the Atlantic Ocean's Skeleton Coast. Suitable for fit intermediate or advanced riders.

Departure Dates:
  • 2020: Apr 3; Jun 22; Aug 14; Sept 1.
  • Trip Length: 11 days/10 nights/8 days riding
  • Approximate riding time per day: 4 to 8 hours on one day
  • Meeting point: Windhoek Airport (WDH)
  • Riding Ability Required: Intermediate onwards, must be fit. Minimum age 12
  • Usual Group Size: 5 - 15
  • Transfer: 2020: Windhoek return transfers - £390 per person payable upon booking
New Zealand Warrior Trail
from $5,155
Summary:
Enjoy a cultural and historical ride following ancient Maori warrior trails through coastal bush and high country. Swimming with your horse is a highlight!
Departure Dates:
  • 2019: Dec 16.
  • 2020: Feb 10, 24; Mar 9, 30; Oct 19; Nov 23; Dec 14.
  • Other dates available upon request for groups of 5 or more
  • Trip Length: 5 days / 4 nights / 5 days riding
  • Approximate riding time per day: 4 - 6 hours per day
  • Meeting point: Wellsford, NZ
  • Riding Ability Required: All levels, experienced riders separated. Minimum age 15
  • Usual Group Size: 4-12
  • Transfer: Transfer is via shuttle from Auckland payable on site. Transfer time is approximately 2.5 hours.
Portugal Blue Coast Trail
from $1,729
Summary:

Point to point trail along white sand beaches, small fishing lagoons, villages and the Mountain of Cercal with forests of eucalyptus and cork trees. Great riding and service.

Departure Dates:
  • 2019: 26 May; 2, 27 June; 8, 15 (FULL) Sept
  • 2020: 12, 19 Apr; 7, 14 Jun; 6, 13 Sept
  • Trip Length: 8 days/7 nights/6 days riding
  • Approximate riding time per day: 4-6 hours
  • Meeting point: Lisbon Airport (LIS)
  • Riding Ability Required: Must be able to walk, trot and canter
  • Usual Group Size: 5 - 10
  • Transfer: Included from meeting point. Set transfer time on Day 1 is 17:30 (arrival up to 17:00) and flights must be booked to depart no earlier than 12:00 on Day 8. Transfer time is approximately 2 hours
Riding in Portugal
from $1,359
Summary:

Ride along the beach and see the dolphins. Beautiful well behaved Lusitano horses, comfortable hotels, great guide.

Departure Dates:
  • 2019: 3, 10 Feb; 03 Mar; 7* (FULL) Jul; 18* (FULL), 25* (FULL) Aug; 29 Sept (Full); 10 Nov (* high season)
  • 2020: 9, 16 Feb; 1 Mar; 28 Jun; 5 Jul; 16, 23 Aug; 8 Nov
  • Trip Length: 8 days/7 nights/6 days riding
  • Approximate riding time per day: 4-6 hours
  • Meeting point: Lisbon Airport (LIS)
  • Riding Ability Required: Must be able to walk, trot and canter. Minimum age is 12
  • Usual Group Size: 5 - 10
  • Transfer: Included from meeting point. Set transfer time on Day 1 is 17:30 (arrival up to 17:00) and flights must be booked to depart no earlier than 12:00 on Day 8. Transfer time is approximately one hour on day 1. See notes below for transfers outside standard times.
Riding on deserted beaches in Portugal
from $1,715
Summary:

Ride along 36 miles of deserted beaches, lagoons and fishing villages. Top class accommodation, horses and service.

Departure Dates:
  • 2020: 8, 22, 29 Mar; 27 Sept; 4, 18, 25 Oct
  • Trip Length: 8 days/7 nights/6 days riding
  • Approximate riding time per day: 4-6 hours
  • Meeting point: Lisbon Airport (LIS)
  • Riding Ability Required: Must be able to trot and canter
  • Usual Group Size: 3 - 10
  • Transfer: Included from meeting point. Set transfer time on Day 1 is 17:30 (arrival up to 17:00) and flights must be booked to depart no earlier than 12:00 on Day 8. Transfer time is approximately 1 hour on day 1.
Summary:

A shorter version of our Beach & Game trail, this 3-day break combines beach riding and game viewing riding forward-going Arabian X horses. Gallop for miles along the pristine beaches beside the Indian Ocean, ride with big game and enjoy a day at the famous Addo Elephant park by vehicle.  Accommodation is provided at a static camp offering spectacular views over the Kariega river. This short break is available year round for intermediate riders onwards who want to add a few days of beach riding and wildlife spotting onto their South African holiday.

Departure Dates:
  • 2019: 19 Oct, 16 Nov
  • 2020: 17 Jan, 18 Apr, 23 May, 20 Jun, 18 Jul, 15 Aug, 17 Oct, 12 Dec
  • Trip Length: 4 days /3 nights /3 riding days
  • Approximate riding time per day: 4-6 hours
  • Meeting point: Port Elizabeth (PLZ) Airport, South Africa
  • Riding Ability Required: Intermediate onwards. You must be comfortable at walk, trot and canter.
  • Usual Group Size: 1-8
  • Transfer: 2019: Transfer from/to Port Elizabeth Airport is included. A 2 hour drive.
Riding down the dunes on the Sunshine Coast
from $1,525
Summary:

The ultimate South African trail - combine beach and game viewing in one ride riding forward-going Arabian X horses. Gallop for miles along the pristine beaches beside Indian Ocean, cross rivers on horseback, spend an evening on a river cruise, ride with big game and enjoy a day at the famous Addo Elephant park by vehicle. An excellent combination of beach and game with a chance to see the Big Five. An unforgettable and affordable break, available year round for intermediate riders onwards.

Departure Dates:
  • 2019: 16, 30 Nov.
  • 2020: 25 Jan; 8 Feb; 7 Mar (FULL); 4 Apr; 2 May; 6 Jun; 4 Jul; 1 Aug; 5 Sept; 3 Oct; 7 Nov; 5 Dec.
  • 2021: 23 Jan; 3 Apr
  • Trip Length: 8 days /7 nights /8 riding days
  • Approximate riding time per day: 4-6 hours
  • Meeting point: Port Elizabeth (PLZ) Airport, South Africa
  • Riding Ability Required: Intermediate onwards. You must be comfortable at walk, trot and canter. You must be comfortable crossing shallow rivers on horseback.
  • Usual Group Size: 1-8
  • Transfer: 2019/20: Transfer from/to Port Elizabeth Airport is included. A 2 hour drive.
Galloping on endless beaches
from $2,785
Summary:
Fast riding along miles of white beaches on fit Arab cross horses. Xhosa cultural visits and nice hotel accommodation.
Departure Dates:
  • 2019: Nov 09 (FULL), 23.
  • 2020: Jan 18; Feb 22; Mar 7; Apr 18; May 2, 30; Jul 4; Aug 1; Sept 26; Oct 31; 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: 2019/20: 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.
Horses on the trail
from $1,699
Summary:

Ride through the Asturias region in far northern Spain famous for its apples, cider and regional food. Winding through Picos de Europa National Park, this 8 day/7-night trail brings together the best mountain scenery, beaches and food.
An ideal riding holiday for riders who want to explore the high mountain ranges as well as enjoy beach riding and gourmet culture in this hidden corner of Spain, untainted by mass tourism.

Departure Dates:
  • 2020: May 20 (FULL), 31 (FULL); June 10 (FULL); Sept 8 (FULL), 19 (FULL); Oct 3 (FULL), 14 (FULL). Other dates available on request.
  • Trip Length: 8 days / 7 nights / 6 riding days
  • Approximate riding time per day: Approximately 4 - 6 hours in the saddle daily
  • Meeting point: Oviedo Airport (OVD) Bilbao Airport (BIO) or Madrid Airport (MAD)
  • Riding Ability Required: Strong novice onwards. Must be secure in walk, trot and canter.
  • Usual Group Size: 4 - 8
  • Transfer: Return transfer included from either Oviedo, Bilbao or Madrid airports at set times.
Spain Catalan Culture & Beach Trail
from $1,415
Summary:

Trail through medieval villages, gallop on the beach and forests of Catalonia. Ride lively Andalusian and Andalusian crosses, for competent riders only.

Departure Dates:
  • 2019: 22** Sept; 27 Oct; 10 Nov. (** denotes high season) Other dates on request
  • 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: 2019/20: 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).

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