Horse riding holidays Spain

Horse riding holidays Spain

Taking horse riding holidays in Spain is one of the most beautiful attractions you can enjoy. No matter if you are visiting the north or the south. Though Andalucia is one of the most popular regions in Spain for getting your horse riding tour in Spain, the northern area of the country is popular too for viewing its beautiful landscapes while enjoying a horse riding day trip. Keep reading and get some information and tips for enjoying the best horse riding holidays in Spain.

Horse riding holidays Spain

Horse riding tours in Spain

Spain is known for having some of the best horse breeds in the world. It’s a shame to visit the country for vacations without having the opportunity of contract one, or maybe two, horse riding tours in Spain. There are options for everyone and every needs: Family horse riding holidays in Spain, tours riding a horse for beginners, day trips or luxury horse riding holidays.

[quote align=”center” color=”#999999″]For solo travelers, for groups, for beginners, for families and even luxury horse riding tours. Southern and northern Spain. Just Find the horse riding tour that really suits you. [/quote]

Family horse riding holidays in Spain

You’re traveling with your kids, and you’re not feeling conficent on how are they going to enjoy this activity. Don’t worry about it. Your kids will have the opportunity to learn how to ride a horse at Centro Ecuestre Doble A (Lizaso) in the Basque Country. They will be able to stay an entire day, or even 9 days,to get familiar with these beg animals. Once they are ready, you’ll be able to enjoy your family horse riding holidays in Spain getting out the forest and follow the tracks with an expert guide tour.
If your kids never get used to this activity, do not desperate, get a nice ponny for your excursion to the forest.

Addresse: C/ San Simón s/n – 31799 Lizaso
Telephone for bookings: 649 102 204 / 948 305 333
Centro Ecuestre Doble A :

equestrian riding spain family

When people talk about horse riding in SPain, we normaly think on enjoying this experience in Andalucia, but you’ll be able to ride a horse almost everywhere in the country. Even in the islands. In Menorca, at Son Bou Rutas A Caballo. Live a unique experience riding your horse along the coast. They are used to get families as clients. Those guys will be happy to help you and your kids to start getting used on horseback.

Calle Atalis | Parking – H.Jardin de Menorca, 07730 Alaior, Menorca, España
34 619 84 15 21

At Menorca Horse Riding Center, the owners speak perfect English and they have ponies for kids for teaching them how to ride. If you’re a newer too, don’t worry, they offer classes for all ages. Excursions are available from 20€, to the countryside or to the beaches and coast.

EQUIMAR Menorca Horse Riding Center
They are located next to Maó, near Es Castel on Cami Verd. The best and easiest way to get there, is taking a 10 minutes taxi ride from the bus station or the cruise ship doc

Some Menorca horse riding holidays reviews in Tripadvisor (in Spanish, sorry guys, couldnt find the English ones…)

Horse riding holidays in northern Spain

A part from the one we’ve been talking above, if you’re not in the Basque Country, we give you another option located in Asturias:

Aventuras a Caballo. They speak English, Frenck and, obviously, Spanish.
Call them for making a booking: 985 59 73 23
For the ones who want to enjoy this activity with their kids, keep in mind they should be older than 6.
Price is 15 euros / hour.

You’ll be riding your horse through forest tracks and along the coast.

Check out different options to contract your horse riding tours in northern Spain.

Horse riding tours northern Spain

Horse riding holidays in Andalucia Spain

Andalucia is maybe the most popular area for tourists for enjoying horse riding in Spain during your vacations. There are plenty of different options in that southern region for having the opportunity to take a horse riding day trip in Spain.

Horse riding holidays in Andalucia

Horse riding holidays in southern Spain

Do you imagine yourself riding a horse along the shore of one of the beautiful Andalucia south of Spain beaches? That’s what you can get if you are staying in Granada. Let’s start your day enjoying a nice visit to La Alhambra de Granada and in the evening, go to Escuela de equitación Vegas del Genil . It is located in the Paseo Andrés Segovia, facing the Alboran Sea in La Herradura (Granada). You’ll have to make a booking calling at 628 405 732.

Horse riding holidays in southern spain

If you are located in Sevilla, you’ll be able too to enjoy a horse riding afternoon along the beach at Parque nacional de Doñana . The tour operator Rutas Ecuestres Magazón , offers incredible riding holidays in southern Spain, riding your horse while enjoying the breeze of the Atlantic Ocean.

Call them at 959 37 05 27 (every day from 10am to 13:30pm and from 5:30pm to 8:30pm) or send them an email at for making your booking.

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The tours at Rutas Ecuestres Mazagon are cool: You’ll go along a circular route, 7.5 kms way. The horse riding route is divided in two parts. The first one you’ll go up to the hills and enjoy the views of the Natural Park Doñana from there. After that, you’ll ride your horse down to the beach, going as closer as possible to the sea. And finally you’ll be back to the ‘cortijo’ through a nice forest plenty of eucalyptus. In total: 1h 30 minutes enjoying your horse riding tour in Andalucia.

They offer another ride about three hours duration. If you like Nature, then, that’s your tour. Get inside the Natural Park, enjoy the vegetation, and get out of it enjoying the views of the sea and the horizon from the cliffs before going down to the beach riding your horse.

Luxury horse riding holidays in Spain

horse riding tours in SpainMarbella is one of the regions in Spain where you’ll be able to find high quality luxury tourism services. If you are looking for a luxury horse riding in Spain you’ll find it for sure in Marbella. These guys can give you a hand: Marbella Club Hotel. Golf, riding, resort and Spa.

They are located between Marbella and Puerto Banús, at the Boulevard Principe Alfonso von Hohenlohe. They offer beautiful rooms, suites and villas in the hotel, the opportunity to improve your swing practicing golf and the option of enjoying horse riding. Moreover, if you want to relax in the afternoon, after been practicing golf or riding a horse during the morning, contract any of the thalassic spa treatments. Totally recommended!

Check out their website . You’ll see quality is a must in their services. It’s going to be relaxing to spend a couple of days there, even if you are a solo traveler, or you’re enjoying your holidays with your couple of maybe with your entire family. They offer luxury services for everyone!

Is that all about horse riding holidays in Spain?

These have been few suggestions on how to enjoy your horse ridding holidays in Spain. But remember there are so many different options all around the country. Plus, sometimes these horse riding centers are in the middle of nowhere and you’ll need help for figure out how to get there. Or maybe the guy in charge of the bookings doesn’t speak English. In that case, leave a comment in this post or contact me and I’ll be happy to help you!

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