Ability description: Dressage level 3-5, Showjumping level 3-5>>
Included: 6 or 3 nights, riding described in program, half board incl. wine. If you want to see full board price, click on "book on request".
Not included: Flight, transfer, drinks except wine.
Travel: Book flight/rental car >>
Flight: To Lisbon.
Transfer: Book in advance with HorseXplore and pay on spot.
From Lisbon airport about 1,5 hours (140 km).
Price: 200 EUR for a 9 seater car and 170 EUR for a standard car one way.
Train: From Lisbon Oriente to Abrantes, when arriving a short taxi ride (7-10 EUR) to the riding center. Tickets can be purchased from an automatic kiosk at the station. You can see train timetable at www.cp.pt
Car: It is cheap to rent a car in Portugal, so if you would like to have a look around between lessons we can recommend a rental car company.
Arrival and departure times:
Weekly program - arrival sundays afton noon/evening, departure following saturday after breakfast.
Weekends - arrival thursdays about 3.00 pm for the first lesson, departure sunday after breakfast. If you arrive on thursday evening you can have the last lesson sunday morning instead.
Optional arrival/departure: You can choose another arrival and departure day, just mail us on firstname.lastname@example.org
Season: All year. Low season price January-March and October-December.
Single room: Can be booked with a supplement. For price click on ”Book on request” under Dates & prices. If there is no one to share a room with, a single supplement will be added.
Other activities: For families where everybody doesn't ride there is also special bike trails, a great golf course at Obidos in the dunes along the beach, 100 km away from the riding center. Rowing and cannoeing is also possible nearby.
Credit card: Accepted at riding center.
Tipping: Not required but appreciated.
Electricity jack: EU standard
Age limit: No
Closest village: You live in small village, 7 km away from an old village with a lot of history, shopping, restaurants and sight seeing. The oldest Lusitanos breeding public insitution is 60 km away and is also worth visiting.
Beach: About 1 h away by car but also a big lake 14 km away where you can do water sports or boat tripping.
Pool: Yes, open May-October.
Retuning guest: You get 1 extra lesson free on a weekend and 2 extra lessons free on a weekly stay.
Riding equipment to borrow: Helmet
Saddle bag available: No
Special diet: Inform when booking.