The Algarve is the perfect the perfect backdrop for your horse riding adventure. With unspoilt countrysides, beautiful beaches and the national parks of the westcoast, there’s plenty to explore by horse back.
Our riding school offers incredible riding opportunities for all level riders, from beginners up to advanced horse riders looking for a challenging day. Riding Hats and Boots are provided.
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 3-4 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 3-4 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.
Floresta Day Ride: 140€
A 4-5 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.
3 Day Adventure Rides – Intermediate and Advanced riders (11 hours in the saddle)
Mar, Apr, May, June 280€
July, Aug 350€
Sept, Oct 280€
Day 1: 3 hours of riding – Carrapareita Ride: Transport you and the horses to Carrapateira where you will ride back to the stables.
Day 2: 5 hours of riding – Floresta Ride: Riding from Tiffany’s to the National Park of Barao Sao Joao for a picnic lunch under the pinetrees, riding back to the stables by a different route (a total of 7 hours out).
Day 3: 3 hours of riding – Peninsular Ride: Transport you and the horses to Vila do Bispo where you will ride a circular route round the Cape St Vincent peninsular back to the transport.
3 Day Discovery Rides – Beginner and Novice riders (7 hours in the saddle)
Mar, Apr, May, June 200€
July, Aug 235€
Sept, Oct 200€
Day 1: 2 hours of riding – A group lesson in the arena followed by a Country ride into the local countryside.
Day 2: 3 hours of riding – A group lesson in the arena followed by a Pathfinder ride into the country
Day 3: 2 hours of riding – Ao Vento Ride Transport you and the horses to the Costa Vicentina where you will ride a circular route to the coast and back to the transport.