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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 adventure with a difference. We offer a hand-picked selection of horse riding trips 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 trip of your dreams. We can tailor adventures and cater for all levels of rider, from complete beginners to experienced hands. 


Zara’s Planet is run by a small owner managed team of travel professionals who are passionate and knowledgeable on the areas we sell. We 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 adventure so you can get the most out of your horse-bound trip.  We cater for all kinds of travellers, from honeymooners to families, groups of friends to solo 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 2024 are online and we are also taking bookings for 2025 so just ask us if your dates, prices or ride wish is not online – BOOK NOW for your dream horse riding holiday in 2024 or 2025.


from£7715 €8870 $9815

per person, 7 nights

This is simply one of the world's best and most adventurous riding safaris. Riding across the Masai Mara in Kenya on superb horses, getting up close to an abundance of game with your fantastic and unique guides Simon or Jacob is often a life changing experience... Experience Level

from£350 €410 $440

per person, per night

Ants Nest and Ants Hill give you the ultimate luxury lodge based horsey safari adventure with 90+ horses to choose from. Uniquely also catering for non riders with bikes, walking or jeep safaris on offer. Really special place with incredible Rhino population..perfect for that special trip... Experience Level

from£5830 €6820 $7340

per person

Anyone wanting to see Patagonia's wilderness and experience its traditional gaucho lifestyle. Jakob spent his 20s guiding riding safaris in Kenya before settling back in Argentina, bringing his safari expertise with him. He always had a taste for fun and adventure and these are adventurous rides... Experience Level

from£870 or €1,000

per person, 3 nights

Ashford Castle is one of the best hotels in the world with magnificent riding on the estate along with luxury accommodation and country pursuits.... As part of our Horse Riding Holidays Ireland 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!
Signed - Zara Stassin& Jill Dolan


Nancy & Corinna on Sierra Tejeda, Spain – April 2023

Los Olivillos is a fabulous place to relax and unwind all the while enjoying the fabulous horses and the hacks up, down and round the mountains. I have returned year after year since discovering this slice of Spanish heaven 8 yrs ago. Been there now more times than I can count. Run by the fabulous Continue Reading

Nancy & Corinna Sierra Tejeda 21/04/2023

Victoria Wickens on the Krka Trail, Croatia – June 2022

The Krka trail is a ride through beautiful scenery, with varied terrain, offering fast riding across open countryside. The accommodation is basic but comfortable, the food plentiful and tasty, and every host makes you feel so welcome. The horses are really well looked after, and so sure footed (even when cantering on rocky paths!), and Continue Reading

Victoria Wickens The Krka Trail, Croatia 21/04/2023

Alison Allan on the Coconut Trail, Brazil – November 2022

I have done a number of holidays with Zara's Planet and the Coconut Trail is my number one. The horses are amazing, they just keep going, so well schooled and willing and did I say FAST. The holiday itself is a fantastic balance of serious horse riding, amazing sightseeing, fantastic food and relaxing down time. Continue Reading

Alison Allan The Coconut Trail, Brazil 21/04/2023

The Kerbey’s on Sosian Lodge, Kenya – September 2022

We loved Sosian Lodge, accommodation was great. The horses really nice and were beautifully turned out every day - Meghan even rustled up some stock saddles for us to ride in. The food and wine were excellent and plenty of it. We had breakfast out in the bush a couple of times, and a couple Continue Reading

The Kerbey’s Sosian Lodge, Kenya 21/04/2023

Nanno on the Gaucho Trail, Argentina

Now that I am settling into my new normal ,  want to write and let you know how much I enjoyed yet another fabulous Zarasplanet adventure. It was wonderful to experience at the time and continues to bring joy through the memory of it and recounting of stories . All the women in our group were Continue Reading

Nanno Fitzsimons Ireland Gaucho Trail, Argentina 07/04/2023

Jack on Fairytale of Fayoum, Egypt

We are all back safe and sound after a great week overall. Everyone was really happy with the tour. Saber was an excellent host and looked after us very well all week. The horses, hotel and the itinerary were very good, thank you so much for your excellent service. We are already planning a trip with Continue Reading

Jack Ronan private group Ireland Fairytale of Fayoum, Egypt 07/04/2023

Regina on Monterasato, Italy

I just wanted to drop a little line to say a massive thank you for all your help with regards to our brilliant holiday that we’ve just come home from.  I can’t recommend the place highly enough… The whole experience was second to none.. people, food, horses, accommodation… Loved the holiday so much and already Continue Reading

Regina Fahy Ireland Monterasato, Italy 07/04/2023

Ina on the Donana Adventure, Spain

The horses, the guides and whole ride was fantastic. It’s an exceptionally well run ride and the accommodation and food was stand out. One of the best parts was visiting El Rocío, felt like being in the wild west but in Europe…super cool….thank you yet again for your great service and recommendation….where to next?

Ina Ruthenberg, Germany Donana Adventure, Spain 07/04/2023

Claire on the Wadi Rum ride, Jordan

I loved Jordan. The weather was fab, the food was good, my horse was great, and the scenery is spectacular. I was really happy to be somewhere that I had zero phone or wifi for 6 days straight, I can 100% see why you reckoned it was the right choice, it definitely was. Thank you so Continue Reading

Claire Palmer, Northern Ireland 30/11/2022 Northern Ireland Wadi Rum ride, Jordan 07/04/2023

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 Continue Reading

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




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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


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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