The Algarve is the perfect backdrop for horse riding! With incredible weather all year round, we have the most comfortable riding conditions in Europe. Explore our beautiful landscapes, unspoilt national parks, picturesque villages and beautiful beaches.
With carefully selected horses for their friendly characters and out-going amenability, all trained by our professional Horse Riding school, they are ready for a riding experiences no matter your level!
Our dedicated and friendly team of guides and instructors offer great tuition, getting beginners comfortable in their saddles and finding their stride to more advanced offering lessons in show jumping. With small groups we’ll match you with riders of the same level to ensure the best possible riding for you.
Country Ride: 33€
An hours ride through the country side, perfect for families. Pace is set by the least experienced rider of the group.
Beginners Ride: 48€
Starting at our Horse Riding School, you’ll learn the basics of riding before venturing out into the beautiful countryside for a peaceful ride in the sun! 1 hour and 20 minutes of riding.
Pathfinder Ride: 60€
Our Two hour Pathfinder Ride is a great chance to explore our hidden tracks and trails through the vast Algarve Countryside.
The ‘Ao Vento’ Ride: 85€
The “Ao Vento” approximatly 2 hours of riding a loop along the west coast from Praia de Cordoama to Praia de Barriga.
The Peninsular: 105€
The “Peninsular” is a 3 hour route around the Sagres peninsular starting and ending in Vila do Bispo.
The Peninsular and Ao Vento rides follow tracks and trails in the Parque Natural de Costa Vicentina e Sudoeste Alentejo, some of the ride is along the coast taking in views of sea and cliffs. We cannot guarantee riding on the beaches. The riders and the horses are transported from the stables near AltaVista to and from the rides starting point. Max 4 riders. Must be booked one week in advance.
Safari Ride: 85€
With 3 hours in the saddle, our Safari Ride is highly recommended for those with riding experience. We’ll ride along the coast line and explore the forests of the National Park.
Adventure Ride: 140€
A three hour ride out to the National Forest, where a sumptuous picnic is taken beneath the pine trees, with views to the mountains of Monchique. The two hour ride back follows the contours of the hills and passes through sleepy villages returning through the Almádena valley.
Our Horse Riding School is just a 5 minute drive from Luz, from their you’ll explore great country trails. Local pick ups are available from Luz.
Expert tuition and guiding, helmets and safety equipment.
What to Bring?
- Suitable footwear