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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:
  • 2019: 25 Sept. Other dates available on request.
  • 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: 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).
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:
  • 2019: 13 March; 3** 24** Apr; 1** 20** May; 9** 30 Oct; 13 Nov. (** denotes high season) Other dates on request
  • 2020: 19 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: 2019/20: 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.
Riding on the beach
from $2,035
Summary:

A week-long trail through the Doñana Natural Park taking in the best of the surrounding landscapes and riding across a diverse range of terrain.

Departure Dates:
  • 2020: 1 Mar; 17 Oct.
  • Trip Length: 8 days/7 nights/6 days riding
  • Approximate riding time per day: 4- 6 hours
  • Meeting point: Sevilla Airport (SVQ)
  • Riding Ability Required: Walk, trot and canter. Minimum age 12
  • Usual Group Size: 6-9
  • Transfer: Included from meeting point. Approximate transfer time is 30 mins. Return flights to be booked to depart from around 12 pm noon.
Summary:
Excellent riding on endurance trained horses, high service level, historic accommodation and very flexible programmes, ideal for riders and non-riders.
Departure Dates:
  • 2019: Departure dates upon request - between 1 Jan - 15 Jul and 25 Aug - 30 Dec.
  • No beach riding between 15 Jun - 1 Sept.
  • Low season November - February (excluding Xmas and New Year)
  • Trip Length: 8 days/7 nights/6 or 7 days riding
    4 days/3 nights/3 or 4 days riding
    5, 6 and 7 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: 2019: 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).
Beach gallop in Andalusia
from $1,025
Summary:
Superb horse riding holiday in Spain for experienced riders. Ride on unspoilt beaches and through natural forests. Non riders accommodated.
Departure Dates:
  • 2019 8d/7n: Sunday arrivals from February 3 to November 25 (Low Season: Oct 27 - Dec 1).
  • 2019 5d/4n: Wednesday arrivals from February 6 to December 1 (Low Season: Oct 30 - Dec 1).
  • 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.
Yee Ha!
from $1,459
Summary:
Fast trail ride through the Catalan countryside from mountains to sea on pure bred and Andalusian crosses. Comfortable accommodation and lots of good riding.
Departure Dates:
  • 2019: ** Sept; 20* Oct; 3 Nov.(* denotes mid season, ** denotes high season)
  • 2020: 8, 22 Mar; 19 Apr; 10 May; 21 Jun; 6, 27 Sept; 11, 25 Oct; 8 Nov
  • Special rate for March and November departures, please see Dates & Pricing
  • Trip Length: 8 days / 7 nights / 6 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. Minimum age 14 years.
  • Usual Group Size: 4-11
  • Transfer: 2019/20: payable locally - €90 pp return from Barcelona, €60 pp return from Girona.
En route to Tarifa
from $2,005
Summary:
Excellent riding on endurance trained horses, high service level, historic accommodation and very flexible programmes, ideal for riders and non-riders.
Departure Dates:
  • 2019: Departure dates upon request - between 1 Jan - 15 Jul and 25 Aug - 30 Dec.
  • No beach riding between 15 Jun - 1 Sept.
  • Low season November - February (excluding Xmas and New Year)
  • Trip Length: 8d/7n/6d days riding depending on departure time.
  • Approximate riding time per day: 4-8hrs
  • Meeting point: Gibraltar Airport (GIB)
  • Riding Ability Required: Strong intermediate riders onwards. Long periods of trot and canter and some galloping.
  • Usual Group Size: 2-6
  • Transfer: 2019: Included from Gibraltar Airport (20min). Also available from Malaga or Jerez at a cost of €45 per person each way, payable on-site.
The Atlantic Ocean
from $2,205
Summary:
Excellent horse riding holiday in Spain, from mountains to the beach. Will appeal to riders interested in scenery and culture with comfortable hotels, good company and beautiful horses. Singles, families and heavier riders welcome.
Departure Dates:
  • 2019: 14 September
  • 2020: 18 April; 5 September
  • Trip Length: 8 days/7 nights/6 days riding
  • Approximate riding time per day: 4-8 hours
  • Meeting point: Madrid Airport (MAD)
  • Riding Ability Required: Walk, trot and canter. Minimum age 12
  • Usual Group Size: 6-9
  • Transfer: Included from meeting point. Approximate transfer time is 2 hours. Return flights departure around 12 pm noon.
Riding on the beach in Uruguay
from $3,805
Summary:
Ride at working estancias, tropical palm groves, protected wetlands, beaches, shipwrecks and marine life such as dolphins, whales and seals on this spectacularly diverse riding expedition across Uruguay.
Departure Dates:
  • 2020: 29 Feb; 21 Mar; 7, 28 Nov;
  • Other dates on request for groups of 4 or more (February to April and October to December).
  • Trip Length: 8 days / 7 nights / 7 days riding
  • Approximate riding time per day: 2-5 hours
  • Meeting point: Carrasco International Airport or hotel in Montevideo (MVD)
  • Riding Ability Required: Confident in walk, trot and canter
  • Usual Group Size: 4-8
  • Transfer: Included from meeting point. Private transfers for earlier return flights can be arranged for $410 per car (up to 2-3 pax depending on luggage)
The deserted coastline of Northern Uruguay
from $4,075
Summary:

Explore the vineyards, beaches and countryside of Uruguay, one of Latin Americas most underrated destinations. Enjoy wine-tasting, visit local studs, and enjoy the thrill of galloping along a pristine beach before cooling off in a turquoise lagoon. As well as enjoying the spectacular scenery, riders can sample some of the best food this region has to offer with a hand-picked selection of restaurants.

Departure Dates:
  • 2019: Departures available on request from October to April
  • Christmas ride 22 Dec 2019
  • Trip Length: 8 days/7 nights
  • Approximate riding time per day: 2-5 hours
  • Meeting point: Hotel in Montevideo or Punta del Este
  • Riding Ability Required: Confident in walk, trot and canter
  • Usual Group Size: 2-8
  • Transfer: Included from meeting point.

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