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Article The 10 Travel ideas for Horseback Riding fanatics
You love horseback riding and you would like to have a holiday on a horseback at one of the most beautiful places on earth. Below is a list of the 10 best places for your holiday on a horseback.

1. Horseback riding in Andalusia - In Andalucia, you can make very nice riding tours on different levels. It is a real experience! You might choose for a week trip. For this trip, experience is required. You sit 6 to 8 hours in the saddle per day. The horses they use are Arabians. These are thoroughbred horses and have a fairly strong character. Before this holiday, it is recommended that you increase the number of hours per day that you normally ride on a horse. So you get used to the quantity. 56 hours riding in a week is very intense! It is also wise to buy good clothes, if you have not yet, anyway.

It is wise to buy a special pants for horseback riding. A lot of people, who do not ride very often, wear a jeans! But a jeans is absolutely not very comfortable and it can bring you serious grazes. If you choose a trip for several days, you can stay in comfortable accommodations. This trip in Andalusia is absolutely my favorite!

2. Horseback riding in the desert of Jordan - Horseback riding in the desert of Jordan is also a great experience. You ride along the wide sand valleys of Wadirum. This place has immense sandstone cliffs. Also these horses are from Arabic roots. Arabian horses are small and can not carry a lot of weight. The organization ask your weight, because when you over 85 kilogram, they have to bring bigger horses to the ranch. Jordan is an amazing place to explore by horse.

3. Horseback riding in India - With this trip you can discover the beautiful nature of India. You can choose for different kind of trips, depending on your wishes. For this trips, they use Marwari horses. I had never heard before of Marwari horses, but they are very useful for long rides in this region. The Marwari horse has Arab and Turkmeni ancestors. This trip is based on the peace of nature and it is a wonderful experience.

4. Horseback riding in the Czech Republic - Holiday On Horse offers people a horseback riding holiday. You can bring your own horse with you. It depends on the country where you live, if it is rational to bring your own horse with you. At this destination you can relax in the beautiful nature of the Czech Republic.

5. Horseback riding at a ranch in Canada - The Horse Creek Ranch is located in the Pride Valley in the state of Alberta. The Ranch is located at two hours driving northwest of Edmonton. The Horse Creek Ranch is situated on the Athabasca River and bordered to the north to the Wildland park, an area where some of the trail rides are ridden. The Wild Country Park has a high ecological value due to the variety of animals, plants and trees. You may only enter the Wild Country park on foot or on horseback. Quarter Horses, tranquility, space and adventure provide all the ingredients for a real "Western Holiday"! The Horse Creek Ranch is equipped with different training facilities.

6. Horseback riding in Portugal - Quinta da Adarnel is a Portuguese farm and offers various possibilities with regard to accommodation and recreation. The farm is located on a parcel of 16 hectares of land. The Rio Cobral has got fascinating waterfalls and through this site. The environment is pretty impressive. It has got beautiful forests and sand paths, rocks, streams, rivers and breathtaking views. This organization has several horses and a pony for a small rider.

7. Horseback riding in Hungary - Héllo Hállo Park is an organization were you can spend your holiday with your own horse or with a rented horse. This organization offers various possibilities with regard to the horseback riding sport. You can take, for example, jumping lessons, dressage lessons and cross-training lessons. You can also do an outside trip or courses with young horses.

8. Horseback riding in Switzerland - On this western ranch you can learn all the basics of western riding. You can ride on one of their horses, but you can also bring your own horse with you to follow some classes. You can also make outside trips and see the beautiful nature and landscape of Switzerland. It is a great experience, but you must have some horseback riding experience. This organization uses western horses for their classes and outside ridings.

9. Horseback riding in Poland - This organization offers a variety of packages in relation with horseback riding vacations. They offer holidays of 7 days, on each day you have two and a half hours for horseback riding. But you can also choose for a 1 day tour of five hours. The horses they use are Wielkopolski horses. The Wielkopolski horse is a Polish warm-blooded horse, born from crosses with Trakehners, East Prussian horses, thoroughbreds and Arabians.

10. Horseback riding in German/Czech Republic/Poland - Ludvikov Horses & Holiday is situated at the tripoint of the countries German/Czech Republic/Poland. They offer horseback rides through the Mountains. For these tours, they are mainly using Icelandic horses, but they also have bigger horses. On this trips you can discover the beautiful nature of the Czech Republic.
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