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from £2,995 or €3,440

per person, 11 nights

An incredible, desert ride on beautiful Mawari horses in Rajasthan, taking in the Balotra Fair and Godwar Festival. As part of our Horse Riding Holidays India collection…

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from £1,745 or €1,920

per person, 7 nights

An incredible, desert ride on beautiful Mawari horses in Rajasthan. As part of our Horse Riding Holidays India collection…

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from £1,750 or €2,080

per person, 6 nights

An incredible, desert ride on beautiful Mawari horses in Rajasthan. As part of our Horse Riding Holidays India collection…

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from £900 or €1,070

per person, 7 nights

Perfect place to visit if you dream of horse riding through the beautiful Tuscan countryside in Italy. As part of our Horse Riding Holidays Italy collection…

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from £1,660 or €1,950

per person sharing 6 nights

The west coast of Ireland and in particular Connemara is quite honestly one of the most beautiful places in the world.

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from £940 or €1,095

per person, 7 nights

Beautiful horse riding trail through Catalan, riding from the Pyrenees down to the coastline for some beach riding, in addition to riding across open fields and plains…

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from £975 or €1,145

per person, 6 nights

An authentic working cattle estancia set in Esquina, South West Corrientes Province, 6 hours North of Buenos Aires…

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from £595 or €805

per person, 3 nights

The Poldark trail offers a wonderful secluded base in Cornwall on the Bodmin moor in beautifully renovated cottages riding great horses. As part of our Horse Riding Holidays UK collection…

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from £1,070 or €1,260

per person, 7 nights

Join us for this wonderful riding retreat that lies high up in the mountains, just an hour from Malaga in the peaceful setting of the Sierra Tejeda National Park. As part of our Horse Riding Holidays Spain collection …

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from £190 or €225

per person, 2 nights

At Wellow Farm enjoy lesson based tuition from one of the Senior Instructors whom have the skills to teach total beginners right up to intermediate riders in all riding disciplines. As part of our Horse Riding Holidays UK collection …

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from £475 or €555

per person, 2 nights

Ever fancied a spot of Cattle Herding but don’t fancy trekking all the way to the states? Unique experience and the only one of it’s kind currently in the UK. As part of our Horse Riding Holidays UK collection …

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from £280 or €330

per person, 2 nights

The Trans Wales Trail is a wonderful destination, offering world class trail horse riding holidays on mountain friendly Welsh Cobs over the Brecon Beacons and beyond. As part of our Horse Riding Holidays UK collection …

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from £1,050 or €1,175

per person, 7 nights

Great value Beach & Forest Riding holiday in Spain, perfect for individuals or groups of friends who are looking for a laid back, fun riding holiday along a beach of golden sand. As part of our Horse Riding Holidays Spain collection…

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from £1,145 or €1,345

per person, 7 nights

This Sierra Nevada horse riding holiday in Spain gives you a chance to explore a stunning region of natural beauty on horseback, riding through an ever changing Sierra Nevada landscape. As part of our Horse Riding Holidays Spain collection …

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from £830 or €975

per person, 7 nights

Classical Dressage is a fantastic horse riding holiday in Italy, which combines horse riding through the beautiful Tuscan countryside with some of the best classical dressage training in Europe. As part of our Horse Riding Holidays Italy collection …

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from £1,105 or €1,296

per person, 7 nights

I Due Laghi provides a wonderful horse riding holiday, based in a lovely country house hotel, situated just north of Rome between the lakes. As part of our Horse Riding Holidays Italy collection …

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from £795 or €930

per person, 3 nights

Castle Leslie’s warm hospitality & top class riding instruction from flatwork, to show jumping and cross country, makes this dream riding holiday destination very special. As part of our Horse Riding Holidays Ireland collection…

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from £375 or €475

Hunting & 2 night B&B

Experience some of the best Hunting in Ireland. Zara’s Planet is the only horse riding company to have their own office and dedicated section to ‘Hunting Holidays’. As part of our Horse Riding Holidays Ireland collection …

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from £420 or €485

per person, 4 nights

Flowerhill is the perfect place to visit if you dream of Cross Country horse riding in Ireland, cantering brave Irish Sport Horses over challenging cross country fences.As part of our Horse Riding Holidays Ireland collection…

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from £555 or €785

per person, 3 nights

Riding is wonderful – on our La Camargue holiday ride out for hours across the delta marshlands taking in the scenery and spotting wildlife or join in on the work with the ‘gardians’. As part of our Horse Riding Holidays France collection…

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from £1,385 or €1,650

per person, 7 nights

At Le Bourdil Blanc, ride through thousands of hectares of most beautiful private estates, follow trails which take you through a countryside of thick forests, hidden valleys, vineyards and meadows. As part of our Horse Riding Holidays France collection…

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from £310 or €360

per person, per night

At Estancia Los Potreros take your first lessons in the game of ‘polo’, or ride sturdy-footed horses with the gauchos across the oldest mountain range in South America. As part of our Horse Riding Holidays Argentina collection…

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from £325 or €370

per person, per night

Taste Argentina’s passion for polo at the Buenos Aires Polo Club. Matches in Argentina are a hot mix of top equestrians, fabulous facilities and Latin glamour. As part of our Horse Riding Holidays Argentina collection …

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from £1,680 or €1,980

per person, 6 nights

Cottonwood Ranch provides exciting horse & cattle drives, great ranch holidays, stunning mountain pack trips, bird and wildlife viewing, corporate retreats, family holidays. As part of our Horse Riding Holidays USA collection…

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from £1,350 or €1,590

per person, 7 nights

Tanque Verde is a perfect riding holiday in the USA if you have always dreamed of being a cowboy or cowgirl, but like your comforts and have mixed abilities in your group. As part of our Horse Riding Holidays USA collection…

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from £1,420 or €1,690

per person, 7 nights

Guests at the Rocking Z can join in on many different activities – cattle round-ups, barrel racing, team penning, roping – there’s even trips out to local rodeos! As part of our Horse Riding Holidays USA collection…

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from £160 or €190

per person, per night

Laura & Shane Dowinton’s stunning Horizons Ranch at Waterberg offers a great horse riding holiday in South Africa. As part of the Zara’s Planet Horse Riding Holidays South Africa collection…

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from £300 or €350

per person, per night

Ants Nest and Ants Hill are two unique bush homes located on their own private game reserves and part of Ants Collection. As part of Zara’s Planet Horse Riding Holidays South Africa …

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from £470 or €545

per person, per night

Raw Botswana, Motswiri camp is a firm favourite of Zara’s Planet clients for Horse Riding Holidays Botswana on account of the variety of fantastic guides …

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from £200 or €235

per person, per night

This laid back horse riding holiday destination at The Winelands is known for it’s character mountains, diversity of landscape and people. As part of our Horse Riding Holidays South Africa …

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from £490 or €580

per person, per night

Borana Safari Lodge offers a luxury riding safari holiday in Kenya – it’s unique & special ranch provides private accommodation and a very personal, discrete service by the owners…

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from £475 or €690

per person, per night

The main attraction of the Macatoo Safari holiday is the joy of riding good horses over superb country, making this a great Horse Riding Holidays Botswana experience…

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from £2,930 or €3,445

per person, 5 nights

If you are looking for a well designed, authentic and extremely well guided horse riding safari – Kalahari Camp offers it all! As part of our Horse Riding Holidays Botswana…

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from £895 or €1,050

per person, 6 nights

Castles of Gredos provides a Spanish horse riding holiday of a lifetime through the stunning Gredos Mountains in central Spain. As part of our Horse Riding Holidays Spain collection …

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from £900 or €1,065

per person, 6 nights

Visit a beautiful country farm in Portugal, just 45 minutes from Lisbon and experience some of the best one on one Classical Dressage Training available in Europe. As part of our Horse Riding Holidays Portugal collection …

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from £260 or €305

per person, 2 nights

Bel-Air Country House is the oldest established equestrian centre in Ireland, offering some fantastic horse riding and based in beautiful region of co. Wicklow. As part of our Horse Riding Holidays Ireland collection …

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from £1,665 or €1,980

per person, 5 nights

The Golden Circle Trail is a very special and very different horse riding holiday in Iceland. Unique country, excellent hosts, you will experience riding on the edge of civilisation. As part of our Horse Riding Holidays Iceland collection…

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from £1,240 or €1,477

7 nights

Homoki Lodge is a beautifully restored traditional farmhouse. Tracks radiate in all directions across neighbouring farmland and there is a tremendous variety of scenery. As part of our Horse Riding Holidays Hungary collection…

from £1,090 or €1,400

per person, per week

Aveyron Farmhouse is a perfect place for a horse riding holiday. Enjoy fantastic riding, in a charming and beautiful setting. The horses are fit and forward going. As part of our Horse Riding Holidays France collection …

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from £182 or €220

per person, per night

Great option for families – safe game area, with lots of outdoor fresh air and activities for everyone at Camp Davidson to feel like they are out on a real adventure. As part of our Horse Riding Holidays South Africa collection…

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from £520 or €600

per person, per night

Expect small groups of interesting guests on the Okavango Safari, enjoy very personal attention from your hosts – the ultimate riding safari, and if you had to choose just one safari from our…

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Short Break Horse Riding Holidays

Sometimes you’d really love a horse riding holiday but you’ve only got a few days in which to do it. Well, never fear – for we have a number of options that are ideal for Short Break Horse Riding Holidays.

You could be looking for a close to home destination in the UK, Ireland, or Europe, or perhaps something further afield if you’ve a few days to spare in your itinerary for a longer holiday or even a business trip in some other part of the globe. Either way, we have Short Break Horse Riding Holidays to suit, with many being available on a ‘per night’ basis, so you can stay for as short or as long a time as suits you best.

Our suggested destinations are as diverse as our wide range of Horse Riding Holidays and adventures in so many parts of the world, and there is something to suit people of all riding abilities.

A Short Break Horse Riding Holiday at a centre that caters for beginners can also be a great way of introducing the joys of being on horseback to a friend or loved one who hasn’t previously ridden.

For any help you require on choosing a Short Break Horse Riding Holiday to suit yourself and any companions, just Contact Us or use the Check Availability function on any of our offerings. We’ll soon get back to you, and hopefully you’ll soon have a great Horse Riding Short Break to look forward to.

~ Zara
Signed - Zara Stassin