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Packing List


Horse Riding Holidays Packing List

The exact items we recommend packing for your Horse Riding Holidays will vary according to your destination, and we will send you a full and detailed list once your holiday booking is confirmed.

As a general guideline, here’s the Packing List we recommend for every riding holiday:

  • A  riding hat up to the highest safety standards, suitable for the climate you are heading to (i.e. lightweight with vents for hot climates)
  • A shade hat with strap, or woolly hat for cold climates
  • Short riding boots, that have grips for walking and half chaps
  • Long boots only suitable if you are training, dressage and show jumping
  • Sunglasses on a string, riding gloves and bandana
  • Spain Sierra Tejeda Photo32Cotton riding trousers
  • Long-sleeved cotton shirts, protection from sun & sharp bushes
  • Warm jumper or fleece
  • Lightweight waterproof windbreaker jacket
  • In winter months or cold climates: some very warm fleeces, thermals, jumpers, a warm jacket, and appropriate rain gear
  • Shorts, T-shirts, sarong, bathing costume & flip flops
  • Sun block, lip salve & insect repellent
  • Personal toiletries
  • Personal Medical Kit
  • Torch & binoculars
  • Bumbag to carry essentials, suncream, phone
  • Chargers & Plug Converters
  • A bottle of your favourite tipple, a hip flask!
  • A bag of boiled sweets, a pick me up towards the end of a long day riding!
  • A good book!

Please also note:

  • We advise that you also pack some riding clothes in your hand luggage in the event your main bag being misplaced by your airline
  • If your Horse Riding Holiday includes a transfer by air to a more remote location, sometimes luggage has a maximum weight, we’ll advise in your final Travel Pack, the limit and should be packed in soft bags.