Family Friendly Rides

Photo from the Estancia Don Joaquin (Argentina) ride.

Our family friendly riding holidays can vary as to the age of children who can ride, and what other activities are available. If you are unsure whether a holiday suit your requirements, please feel free to contact us and we will be able to advise you.

There are 138 itineraries in 88 rides in 34 countries.

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  • Photo from the African Horseback Safaris (Macatoo) ride

    African Horseback Safaris (Macatoo)
    Botswana

    1 matching itinerary
    Macatoo Camp is situated on the western side of the Okavango Delta, the largest inland delta in the world.
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  • Photo from the Almeria ride

    Almeria
    Spain

    5 matching itineraries
    This riding base near to Almeria can offer riding along the coast and beach.
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  • Photo from the Andalucia Trails ride

    Andalucia Trails
    Spain

    4 matching itineraries
    This unique trekking centre based in the heart of Andalucia, offers 2-8 day trail rides for families, friends and singles, and for all abilities.
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  • Photo from the Ant's Nest and Ant's Hill ride

    Ant's Nest and Ant's Hill
    South Africa

    1 matching itinerary
    These unique bush homes, Ant's Nest and Ant's Hill, are located on their own private game reserve in the beautiful Waterberg region of South Africa
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  • Photo from the Arizona Hacienda Ranch ride

    Arizona Hacienda Ranch
    USA

    1 matching itinerary
    This 300 yr old ranch is one of the last great haciendas in America and its history has been lovingly preserved within the high Sonoran Desert.
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  • Photo from the Arizona Tombstone ride

    Arizona Tombstone
    USA

    1 matching itinerary
    Take a step back in history and ride trails made famous by Wyatt Earp, Doc Holliday and the outlaw Curly Bill Brocius.
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  • Photo from the A Taste of Armagnac (Unguided) ride

    A Taste of Armagnac (Unguided)
    France

    1 matching itinerary
    These riding holidays are set in the beautiful French area of Armagnac.
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  • Photo from the A Taste of Sicily ride

    A Taste of Sicily
    Sicily

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    A package for riders who want to explore beautiful Sicily on horseback, combining their stay with some sightseeing and visits to local restaurants.
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  • Photo from the Axarquia Mountain Hideaway ride

    Axarquia Mountain Hideaway
    Spain

    1 matching itinerary
    An all-inclusive, tailor made finca stay in the true wilderness of Andalucia, suitable for all levels of rider and their non-riding companions.
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  • Photo from the Bitterroot Ranch (Wyoming) ride

    Bitterroot Ranch (Wyoming)
    USA

    2 matching itineraries
    A Wyoming ranch with some of the best and most diverse horse riding in North America.
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  • Photo from the Black Hills Ranch (Wyoming) ride

    Black Hills Ranch (Wyoming)
    USA

    1 matching itinerary
    This working cattle ranch with Black Angus cattle offers the chance to join in many of the activities helping out with the cattle including branding.
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  • Photo from the Borana ride

    Borana
    Kenya

    1 matching itinerary
    Borana offers superb safari riding opportunities for all levels, in addition to mountain biking, bush walks and bird watching for non-riders.
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  • Photo from the British Columbia Ranch ride

    British Columbia Ranch
    Canada

    1 matching itinerary
    This guest and cattle ranch offers guests the ultimate outdoor adventure holiday in the Canadian Rocky Mountains of British Columbia.
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  • Photo from the Canadian Rockies ride

    Canadian Rockies
    Canada

    3 matching itineraries
    Explore the Canadian back country in true western style, off-grid and immersed in nature.
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  • Photo from the Canyons and Waterfalls ride

    Canyons and Waterfalls
    Brazil

    1 matching itinerary
    Ride through the huge canyons of Rio Grande do Sul whilst experiencing the typical gaucho lifestyle of this region.
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  • Photo from the Cape Winelands ride

    Cape Winelands
    South Africa

    2 matching itineraries
    Situated in the heart of the Cape Winelands, in an area known for its fine wine and dining, you are offered riding holidays with a difference.
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  • Photo from the Castle Leslie ride

    Castle Leslie
    Ireland

    3 matching itineraries
    Castle Leslie and its world class Equestrian Centre offers expert tuition in flatwork, show jumping and cross country as well as beautiful hacking.
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  • Photo from the Catalan Trails ride

    Catalan Trails
    Spain

    1 matching itinerary
    Horse riding holidays in Catalonia.
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  • Photo from the Cathar Trails (Guided or Unguided) ride

    Cathar Trails (Guided or Unguided)
    France

    1 matching itinerary
    Horse riding holidays combining fantastic rides with the opportunity to explore the Cathar trail and sense the history that surrounds these castles.
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  • Photo from the Ceiriog Valley ride

    Ceiriog Valley
    Wales

    3 matching itineraries
    This beautiful new ride is situated on the border between England and Wales with plenty of off-road riding on bridleways, moorlands and ancient tracks
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  • Photo from the Celtic Trails ride

    Celtic Trails
    Ireland

    3 matching itineraries
    Riding trails through the rolling hills of the Slieve Aughty Mountains with views down to the River Shannon, with visits to Irish castles and ruins.
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  • Photo from the Cha Cha Metsi with Ride Botswana ride

    Cha Cha Metsi with Ride Botswana
    Botswana

    1 matching itinerary
    A brand new Okavango Delta camp offering centre based horse safaris overseen by our well-known partner David Foot, who also runs our Delta Trail.
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  • Photo from the Coconut Trail ride

    Coconut Trail
    Brazil

    1 matching itinerary
    Explore this tropical paradise, with palm-lined, white sand beaches, clear lagoons and coral reefs from the back of a beautiful Mangalarga horse.
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  • Photo from the Coffee Highlands ride

    Coffee Highlands
    Brazil

    2 matching itineraries
    Discover the coffee-growing regions of Sao Paulo, visiting historical plantation homes and riding through well-preserved natural landscapes.
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  • Photo from the Colombian Adventures ride

    Colombian Adventures
    Colombia

    1 matching itinerary
    Some of the most unique and fascinating experiences of Colombia for those looking for a truly Latin American flavour and culture on horseback.
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  • Photo from the Colorado Creek Ranch ride

    Colorado Creek Ranch
    USA

    1 matching itinerary
    This 600-acre family guest ranch, nestled in its own private mountain valley, has been offering authentic western holidays for more than 70 years.
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  • Photo from the Costa de la Luz ride

    Costa de la Luz
    Spain

    1 matching itinerary
    Enjoy the experience of combining an exciting horse riding adventure with relaxation and socialisation, on the beautiful Spanish Coast.
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  • Photo from the Cretan Adventures on Horseback ride

    Cretan Adventures on Horseback
    Greece

    1 matching itinerary
    Horse riding holidays in Crete.
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  • Photo from the Dalmatian Hinterland ride

    Dalmatian Hinterland
    Croatia

    1 matching itinerary
    A based/stationary riding holiday in the Dalmatian Hinterland of Croatia.
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  • Photo from the Delta Trail (Ride Botswana) ride

    Delta Trail (Ride Botswana)
    Botswana

    1 matching itinerary
    This unique trail ride in the Okavango Delta uses mobile camps so you can follow the herds of game as they migrate through this glorious wetland.
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  • Photo from the El Venado Polo School ride

    El Venado Polo School
    Argentina

    1 matching itinerary
    This beautiful working estancia is just 2 hours from Buenos Aires and the perfect place to learn or perfect your polo skills with real professionals.
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  • Photo from the Essaouira ride

    Essaouira
    Morocco

    1 matching itinerary
    Discover the hills, valleys and coastal villages around the fishing port of Essaouira on horseback.
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  • Photo from the Estancia Don Joaquin ride

    Estancia Don Joaquin
    Argentina

    1 matching itinerary
    This welcoming estancia in the Corrientes province of Argentina, famed for its wetlands and lagoons, is the perfect location to explore on horseback.
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  • Photo from the Estancia Los Potreros ride

    Estancia Los Potreros
    Argentina

    2 matching itineraries
    Estancia Los Potreros is a renowned riding holiday destination, set in the Cordoba hills in the middle of Argentina.
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  • Photo from the Galiny Palace ride

    Galiny Palace
    Poland

    4 matching itineraries
    A welcoming country estate offering riding lessons, hacking, carriage driving and a host of non-riding activities too!
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  • Photo from the Gaucho Experience ride

    Gaucho Experience
    Brazil

    1 matching itinerary
    Sample the real gaucho world - make no mistake, this trail offers the ultimate in authentic gaucho experiences.
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  • Photo from the Georgia Ranch ride

    Georgia Ranch
    USA

    1 matching itinerary
    A beautiful year-round guest ranch and horse farm conveniently nestled in Central Georgia's Historic Heartland.
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  • Photo from the Geres Wolf and Wild Horse Trails ride

    Geres Wolf and Wild Horse Trails
    Portugal

    2 matching itineraries
    Horseback riding through the territory of the Iberian Wolf and the wild Garrano horse.
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  • Photo from the Gobi and Grasslands Ride ride

    Gobi and Grasslands Ride
    Mongolia

    1 matching itinerary
    Experience the desert of the Bayan Gobi and the lush grassland steppes of the Orkhon Valley on this horseback trail which combines both
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  • Photo from the Great South Ranch ride

    Great South Ranch
    Morocco

    2 matching itineraries
    A beautiful Moroccan ranch, set between the Anti-Atlas mountains and an 8km beach, offering riding trips on their fantastic Arab-Barbs.
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  • Photo from the Gredos Mountains ride

    Gredos Mountains
    Spain

    1 matching itinerary
    An opportunity for intermediate and experienced riders to explore the Northern and Southern valleys of the Gredos mountains.
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  • Photo from the Hacienda La Alegria ride

    Hacienda La Alegria
    Ecuador

    3 matching itineraries
    Hacienda La Alegria specialises in horseback riding in the beautiful surroundings of the Ecuadorian Andes.
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  • Photo from the Hacienda Zuleta ride

    Hacienda Zuleta
    Ecuador

    1 matching itinerary
    This exclusive hacienda in Ecuador is located only two hours north of Quito in the spectacular Andean mountain range.
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  • Photo from the Historic Transylvania (Kalnoky) ride

    Historic Transylvania (Kalnoky)
    Romania

    1 matching itinerary
    Experience Transylvania's landscapes of rolling hills adorned with wild flower meadows, forests and tiny villages from horseback.
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  • Photo from the Horizon Horseback Adventures ride

    Horizon Horseback Adventures
    South Africa

    1 matching itinerary
    Horizon Horseback offers a selection of fabulous based adventures and riding safaris in the Waterberg area of northern South Africa.
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  • Photo from the Horse India ride

    Horse India
    India

    1 matching itinerary
    Experience the joy of riding a native, spirited Marwari horse in their homeland of India on these horse safaris in Rajasthan.
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  • Photo from the Icelandics in Brittany ride

    Icelandics in Brittany
    France

    1 matching itinerary
    Riding Icelandic horses in Brittany, France.
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  • Photo from the Icelandics in Carpathia ride

    Icelandics in Carpathia
    Romania

    1 matching itinerary
    The rolling hills of the Harghita Mountains with its fresh streams, rich wildlife and mountain villages are best explored on an Icelandic horse.
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  • Photo from the Idaho Western Pleasure Ranch ride

    Idaho Western Pleasure Ranch
    USA

    1 matching itinerary
    This Idaho ranch offers surprisingly beautiful landscapes, Red Angus cattle and a host of riding and non-riding activities for all ages and abilities.
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  • Photo from the Il Paretaio ride

    Il Paretaio
    Italy

    2 matching itineraries
    A Tuscan country house offering a high standard of riding tuition, especially classical dressage, and hacking in the beautiful surrounding countryside
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  • Photo from the Irish West Coast ride

    Irish West Coast
    Ireland

    1 matching itinerary
    Riding here encompasses some of the most fantastic scenery surrounding Clew Bay, from the steep slopes of Croagh Patrick to the wild Atlantic ocean
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  • Photo from the Kay El Bar Ranch ride

    Kay El Bar Ranch
    USA

    1 matching itinerary
    This authentic, intimate and friendly ranch offers a genuine dude ranch experience located in the Sonoran Desert, just 1.5 hours from Phoenix airport
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  • Photo from the Kupres Farm ride

    Kupres Farm
    Bosnia and Herzegovina

    1 matching itinerary
    A stunning destination set in the natural beauty of the Kupres Plateau.
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  • Photo from the Lagoa do Peixe National Park ride

    Lagoa do Peixe National Park
    Brazil

    2 matching itineraries
    Lagoa do Peixe national park; a wetland mix of salt marshes, lagoons, sand dunes and ocean. A haven for migrating birds, best explored on horseback,
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  • Photo from the Lesvos Island Escape ride

    Lesvos Island Escape
    Greece

    2 matching itineraries
    You will ride out of a small, authentic, family run riding stables in the heart of the island town of Molyvos.
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  • Photo from the Lusitano Dressage ride

    Lusitano Dressage
    Portugal

    1 matching itinerary
    Have lessons in classical dressage or working equitation on highly-schooled Lusitanos at this welcoming stables situated only 45 mins from Lisbon.
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  • Photo from the Lusitano Trails ride

    Lusitano Trails
    Portugal

    2 matching itineraries
    Beautiful trail rides through the Ribatejo region of Portugal, riding on the native and noble Lusitano horse.
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  • Photo from the Medieval Albanian Trails ride

    Medieval Albanian Trails
    Albania

    3 matching itineraries
    Discover the mountainous landscapes of Albania on hardy local horses, staying with local families, learning about their daily lives.
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  • Photo from the Menorca Rural Hotel ride

    Menorca Rural Hotel
    Menorca

    2 matching itineraries
    Ride around the unspoilt green countryside, along the rural tracks and the Cami de Cavalls, to enjoy the magnificent landscape and views of Menorca.
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  • Photo from the Menorca Trails ride

    Menorca Trails
    Menorca

    1 matching itinerary
    Explore from horseback the restored "Cami de Cavalls" bridlepath, which runs around the edge of the island of Menorca for c. 180km.
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  • Photo from the Molise ride

    Molise
    Italy

    2 matching itineraries
    Western riding trails through unspoilt Italian countryside, where guests are made to feel like family.
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  • Photo from the Montana Mountain Ranch ride

    Montana Mountain Ranch
    USA

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    Traverse the wide open prairies, along and through the Judith River and explore the mountains of the National Forest on this ranch holiday in Montana.
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  • Photo from the Monte Velho Equo Resort ride

    Monte Velho Equo Resort
    Portugal

    1 matching itinerary
    A Lusitano stud farm offering luxurious accommodation and wonderful riding opportunities in the Alentejo region of Portugal.
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  • Photo from the Mozambique Horse Safaris ride

    Mozambique Horse Safaris
    Mozambique

    1 matching itinerary
    A phenomenal Mozambique beach riding destination offering a stunning African setting, loved horses and fabulous beach resort accommodation.
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  • Photo from the Offbeat Safaris ride

    Offbeat Safaris
    Kenya

    1 matching itinerary
    Offbeat Safaris have been operating since 1990 and are well-known for their mobile riding safaris with big game.
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  • Photo from the Okavango Horse Safaris ride

    Okavango Horse Safaris
    Botswana

    3 matching itineraries
    Explore the magical inland water meadows of the Okavango Delta on this semi-mobile safari which visits at least two camps during your stay.
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  • Photo from the Pantanal Safari ride

    Pantanal Safari
    Brazil

    1 matching itinerary
    Explore the diverse flora and fauna of the Pantanal on a safari like you have not experienced before.
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  • Photo from the Picos de Europa Mountains ride

    Picos de Europa Mountains
    Spain

    1 matching itinerary
    Discover the wonders of Northern Spain and the famous Picos de Europa - the peaks of Europe!
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  • Photo from the Plitvice Ranch ride

    Plitvice Ranch
    Croatia

    1 matching itinerary
    A family ranch stay which allows guests to explore the beauty of the Croatian landscape.
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  • Photo from the Rainforest Adventures ride

    Rainforest Adventures
    Costa Rica

    1 matching itinerary
    Discover Costa Rica's diverse and contrasting landscapes and wildlife on horseback, with options to suit all levels of rider.
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  • Photo from the Riding the Causeway Coast ride

    Riding the Causeway Coast
    Northern Ireland

    2 matching itineraries
    These spectacular riding tours combine the best of Ireland's north coast with its unspoilt beaches, lush green fields and fascinating history.
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  • Photo from the Riding the Lycian Way ride

    Riding the Lycian Way
    Turkey

    1 matching itinerary
    Discover ancient Lycia from horseback during this adventurous trail ride through southwestern Turkey and along its coast.
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  • Photo from the Safaris Unlimited ride

    Safaris Unlimited
    Kenya

    3 matching itineraries
    Incredible horseback safaris across Kenya!
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  • Photo from the Santarém Jumping & Dressage ride

    Santarém Jumping & Dressage
    Portugal

    3 matching itineraries
    This is a small family owned equestrian centre with horses and instructors of the highest class.
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  • Photo from the Sarajevo Mountains ride

    Sarajevo Mountains
    Bosnia and Herzegovina

    2 matching itineraries
    The riding centre is located in an area of approximately 6 hectares of private woodland and pastures, roughly 25 kilometres away from Sarajevo.
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  • Photo from the Saskatchewan Ranch ride

    Saskatchewan Ranch
    Canada

    1 matching itinerary
    A super guest ranch in the heart of Saskatchewan country welcomes all riders to enjoy and share in their wonderful countryside and ranching culture.
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  • Photo from the Sea & Pine Forest ride

    Sea & Pine Forest
    Sardinia

    2 matching itineraries
    This is the leading riding centre in Sardinia with an indoor school and facilities for all the family including a Western village.
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  • Photo from the Sierra Nevada Trails ride

    Sierra Nevada Trails
    Spain

    2 matching itineraries
    Fantastic trail rides in the Sierra Nevada National Park
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  • Photo from the Spanish Pyrenees ride

    Spanish Pyrenees
    Spain

    1 matching itinerary
    From this riding centre you can enjoy wonderful trails in the Pyrenees.
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  • Photo from the Swazi Culture & Scenery ride

    Swazi Culture & Scenery
    Eswatini

    2 matching itineraries
    The Kingdom of Eswatini (formerly Swaziland) is an exciting destination for horse riders, with diverse terrain, accommodation and Swazi culture.
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  • Photo from the Szekely Trails ride

    Szekely Trails
    Romania

    1 matching itinerary
    Horseback trails along the main ridge of the Carpathian mountains take travellers to untouched and pristine mountainous landscapes.
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  • Photo from the Utah Backcountry Trails ride

    Utah Backcountry Trails
    USA

    3 matching itineraries
    Discover the Colorado Plateau on these multi-day horseback trails through scenic southern Utah.
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  • Photo from the Western Adventures in Tuscany ride

    Western Adventures in Tuscany
    Italy

    3 matching itineraries
    This welcoming, friendly establishment specialises in western riding, offering relaxed riding holidays as well as tuition and exciting trails.
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  • Photo from the Western Ranch  (El Bronco) ride

    Western Ranch (El Bronco)
    Hungary

    1 matching itinerary
    A welcoming western style ranch situated in the south of Hungary.
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  • Photo from the White Stallion Ranch ride

    White Stallion Ranch
    USA

    2 matching itineraries
    This ranch, adjacent to the Saguaro National Park, has the timeless aura of a working western cattle ranch coupled with comfortable accommodation
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  • Photo from the Wild Coast Trails ride

    Wild Coast Trails
    South Africa

    1 matching itinerary
    This is not just a beach ride - it's an adventure. Rolling hills, cliff tops that plunge into the ocean, exhilarating beach gallops and stunning views
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  • Photo from the Wyoming Lodge and Working Guest Ranch ride

    Wyoming Lodge and Working Guest Ranch
    USA

    1 matching itinerary
    This authentic working dude ranch combines a touch of luxury with fantastic horse riding, horsemanship and cattle working opportunities.
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  • Photo from the Zambian Horseback Safaris ride

    Zambian Horseback Safaris
    Zambia

    1 matching itinerary
    Zambian Horseback Safaris offer a new horseback adventure in Zambia on the Zambezi flats and within the new Simalaha Community Conservancy.
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