If you’re looking for an activity holiday where you combine light exercise while leisurely taking in some of Europe’s most stunning scenery, why not consider a horse riding break? Whatever your level of experience, we have three very different, excellent value and beautiful horse riding holidays in Croatia, Ireland, and Sardinia.
Plitvice Lakes, Croatia
Staying 3 nights at the 4* Hotel Korana Srakovcic just 45 mins from Zagreb, our horse riding experience in Croatia comprises a riding school for beginners and treks through the 100-year-old forest and around the Plitvice Lakes National Park with its waterfalls and limestone canyons. Breakfast and evening meals set on a stunning terrace overlooking the Korana river are included. When you’re not out learning to ride or trekking, relax in the wellness centre and swimming pool. Available from €425pp.
Ring of Kerry, Ireland
The Ring of Kerry around the Iveragh Peninsula in southwest Ireland is a mystical & unspoilt region that has attracted visitors for hundreds of years. Our short horse riding break in Kerry is anchored in the seaside village of Rossbeigh, staying 3 nights at the 3* Kerry Ocean Lodge just 40mins from Kerry airport. Together with an experienced guide, enjoy trekking through inland paths and along the Blue Flag beach of Rossbeigh, just a stone’s throw from the hotel. With the Dingle Mountains to the north and Iveragh Mountains to the south, the scenery is breath taking. Available from €466pp the package includes all meals.
With nearly 2,000km of coastline, sandy beaches and a mountainous interior crossed with hiking trails, the rugged landscape of Sardinia is perfect for a 5-day horse riding holiday. Our horse riding package in Sardinia including lessons on a half-board basis is both luxurious and great value. The Horse Country Resort Congress & Spa has four restaurants and 2 pools. Ideal for horse lovers, this break includes lessons, rides on the beach, through the pinewood forest, a trek to Pink Flamingo's pond and the ancient fishing village of Marceddi. 1.45hrs from Alghero Fertilia Airport, we advise renting a car for this unforgettable experience, available from €534pp.
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