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Iceland - Golden Circle Trail

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Canada - Anchor D

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Botswana - Macatoo Safari

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Mongolia - Altai Mountains

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Italy - Classical Dressage, Tuscany

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Jordan - Wadi Rum

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Botswana - Kalahari Camp

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South Africa - Ants Collection

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Spain - Dressage & Soto

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Mozambique - Retzlaff Safari

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Argentina - Estancia Los Potreros

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South Africa - Wait a Little Camp

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If you want some advice on what holiday to choose please email or PM us through our Facebook or Instagram page and one of our team will get back to you.

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Welcome to ‘Zara’s Planet’, where a world of horseback adventure awaits all intrepid explorers searching for a once-in-a-lifetime horse riding holiday with a difference. We offer a hand-picked selection of horse riding holidays around the world which combine beautiful locations, highly professional guides, warm hosts and fantastically trained and conditioned horses all geared towards offering you the horse riding holiday of your dreams. We have a great selection of horse riding holidays that can cater for all levels of rider, from complete beginners to experienced hands. 


Zara’s Planet is a family run business and all of us come from a background of competitive riding while also having a penchant for exciting travel. We are delighted to be able to offer such unique and high-quality horse riding holidays for all of those who love horses and seeing the world from a new perspective.

Whether you have been riding all your life or have simply always wanted to take the reins in your hand without having had the opportunity then Zara’s Planet knows the perfect horse riding holiday so you can get the most out of your horse-bound adventure.  We cater for all kinds of travellers, from honeymooners to families, groups of friends to single travellers and everything in between.
Where would you like to ride? We have crossed the globe to choose the partners that fit the Zara’s Planet philosophy so that wherever in the world you travel with us you are guaranteed a dedication to adventure and love of horses that match our own.


All our horse riding holidays dates and prices for 2023 are online and we are also taking bookings for 2024 so just ask us if your dates, prices or ride wish is not online – BOOK NOW for your dream horse riding holiday in 2023.


from£1,680 or €1,945

per person sharing 7 nights

Clare, the Burren and The Cliffs of Moher are one of Ireland's most spectacular scenerys. Everyone is in for a treat. Experience Level

from£1,330 or €1,550

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 ... Experience Level

from£790 or €895

per person, from 3 nights plus

These are very special trail rides all over the unique island of Iceland. You will be looked after by locals who are keen to show off their beautiful farms riding their home bred Icelandic horses - you will experience nothing quite like it, riding on the edge of civilisation. As part of our Horse Riding Holidays Iceland collection... Experience Level

from£2,325 or €2,710

per person, 7 nights

Bitterroot Ranch provides a quality ranch holiday with serious horse riding in the states with wonderful scenery, hosts & horses. As part of our Horse Riding Holidays USA collection... Experience Level

We’re at the end of the phone, Monday to Friday (you can even try us at the weekends, leave a message and we’ll call you back!) to discuss your horse riding holiday plans and in contact 24/7 via through our website, Facebook and Instagram pages – we’ll normally reply within a couple of hours to your riding holiday request.
Make sure you take some time to look for some horse riding holiday inspiration on our website and enjoy all the images, videos and feedback from our clients. We look forward to hearing from you for that trip of a lifetime in 2023!
Signed - Zara Stassin& Jill Dolan


Vicky on the Coffee Trail, Colombia

The Colombian Coffee Trail was my first horse riding holiday and what a holiday it was! Riding well trained horses of the beaten track, over and around mountains surrounded by the most incredible scenery which allowed you to get a real feel of rural Colombia, the people and their way of life. The guides and

Vicky Campbell - UK Colombia, America 01/11/2019

Carole Newton on the Camargue, France

Where to start? there is so much to tell... I had the most amazing adventure! Was picked up from the airport by my very own cowboy Laurent! Who was my companion every day of my holiday and he was charming and great fun. Dropped me at the house and gardens are beautiful and my room

Carole Newton UK 20/01/2018

Joy Voeth on Beach & Countryside Riding, Spain

It was a phenomenal week!! I had an amazing time. I fell head over heels in love with my horse (Delicado). He was everything I have ever wanted in a horse - and everything I had asked for - full of energy, forward going, and quiet in the head. Caroline did a great job of

Joy Voeth USA 20/01/2018

Sally Anderson on Colombian Central Trail, Colombia

Just to let you know we had a fantastic time in Colombia, the weeks riding was a real treat. We met some lovely people on the ride and Paul and Chalas and his team looked after us brilliantly. It was a great privilege to be able to visit some wonderful homes along the way -

Sally Scotland 19/01/2018

Olga Ridley on Estancia Corrientes, Argentina

I had the time of my life it was my best riding holiday yet. The horses were very well matched, which gave me great confidence, especially when we were cantering. Fabian the guide was very good he was very easy to get on with and a great help with my riding and he spoke good

Olga Scotland 19/01/2018

Janine Whyte on Kalahari Desert, Botswana

Camp Kalahari and the ride with David Foot was just magical.......the pans are a very unique place to ride and would highly recommend. David is a wonderful guide, very knowledgeable and passionate and happy to share his experiences. I'm not the biggest "birder" in the world but his enthusiasm is so infectious that I was

Kildare, Ireland 08/01/2018

Janine Whyte on Macatoo, Okavango Delta, Botswana

How are you?! Yeah back to work and it feels like I've never been away!! I had an amazing holiday, it really was absolutely fantastic.....I'm not sure how I'm going to top it!! Macatoo is a really fun place to ride, I honestly didn't stop laughing from the moment I landed! Staff are very friendly

Kildare, Ireland 08/01/2018

Sandra McCracken on Riding in Rural Rajasthan

Still trying to process all the wonderful experiences we had over the last couple of weeks, it was and amazing time with  a super group of people! There was very little I would change about the trip if I had to do so, it had  the right combination of interesting terrain, constantly changing, great villages

Wicklow, Ireland 08/01/2018

Niall Power on Ride & Walk Safaris

I am not a “gusher” but I am going to sound a bit like one I’m afraid. The holiday was absolutely amazing, that’s the best description for it, start to finish, perversely I probably don’t have much useful therefore in the lines of feedback, but I can tell you why it was good in my

Niall Power Dublin, Ireland 07/01/2018

Pat on Wellow Farm Horse Riding Holidays, UK

We had a great time and as a horsey person (Riding for the Disabled Volunteer) we loved staying in the modern holiday cottage in the stable yard. The riding was superb on good horses on some of the best on and off road routes and fields in the south-west. My family from Australia will be

Pat from Norfolk, UK 09/11/2014




Wild & Beautiful



AFRICA - BOTSWANAExciting safaris, good horses, superb country & fantastic guides - only fracture of adventure highlights you can expect from horse riding holidays in Botswana! See below example list of holidays & click 'Explore' to find them!


From £315 per person, per night

  • Limpopo Safaris

  • Macatoo Safaris

  • Kalahari Camp

  • Okavango Safari

  • Motswiri Ride & Walk


Wonderful Riding



EUROPE - SPAINIn Spain you can find a lot of options for your horse riding holiday. Including dressage training, polo games or wonderful beach rides! Below you can find example list of available holidays - click 'Explore' to find them!


From £128 per person, per night

  • Sierra Tejeda Muntain Retreat

  • Beach Rides in Spain

  • Sotogrande Polo Games

  • Catalonia Trails

  • Castles of Gredos Mountains

  • Sierra Nevada Trail Rides

  • Classical Dressage School