Europe

Horse riding holidays and trail rides in Europe

Riding holidays in Europe offer many different experiences: tolting across the lava fields of Iceland or learning high school dressage movements in Spain or Portugal; trail rides through vineyards in France or mountains in Spain; beach rides in Menorca or riding trails through snow in Finland. There are a multitude of horses to discover too - characterful Icelandics, athletic Lusitano's, expressive Andalucians and laid-back Haflingers to name just a few... Whether you want to relax in one place, move on every night or camp in remote locations, there is a riding holiday in Europe to suit everyone.
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From the horse’s mouth

  • Epona - Special Rafael Soto week
    November 2021 Anette Lemvigh aged 62
    Epona - always Epona. Magnificent: horses, education, all the people involved and their hospitality. Facilities are also perfect. So don't miss out on this opportunity. Mimoso : the wise teacher and gentleman and Obscura, the handsome young and eager guy.
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  • Discovering the Costa Brava
    October 2021 SAMANTHA aged 30
    I had the most amazing trip, it was my first equestrian holiday and I would do it all again in a heartbeat! My horse ‘Golfo’ was amazing, I instantly fell in love! He was a pro and was the most well behaved horse I’ve ever had the pleasure of riding. My horse ‘Golfo’ was amazing, I instantly fell in love! He was a pro... Read all
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  • Puszta Plains Trail
    October 2021 Richard aged 56
    Maja's Farm is well and truly out in the countryside. There are thousands of acres of woodland and Puszta plains trails to ride and the ground is almost entirely of a sandy substrate - it is rare that one crosses a road. The horses are all well-kept, sure-footed and capable and Maja has a good variety of sizes, to... Read all
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  • Border to Coast trail
    September 2021 Adele aged 67
    A really good ride and I felt that it compares well to rides around the world. A good selection of horses for different abilities: the ride is not technically difficult, but is fairly fast. The scenery is amazing, and the beach at Borth is perfect for long gallops.
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  • Madonie short break
    September 2021 Ann aged 49
    Lizzie and Alex were amaaazing! We have been on a lot of foreign rides and this one stood out for the technical trails, superb guides and food, comfortable tack and treatment of the horses. I truly felt like we got a genuine Sicilian experience from people who are deeply proud of the land, combined with a British... Read all
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  • Horseback in Toscany
    Swim with horse in Toscany
  • Italy and horse dressage
    Dressage in Tuscany, Italy
  • Horseback trail in Sardania
    On horseback in the dunes in Sardania
  • Spain and hicgh school dressage riding
    High School dressage riding, Spain
  • Riders on spain beach
    Cantering on spain beach
  • island by horse
    Horse riding in Island
  • Pyrénées mountains and horses
    Counter in Pyrénées mountains
  • Horses and riders in Azores
    On the Azores Wild Coast