Trails by month

Trails by country

Wales

Border to Coast

6 Days / 5 Nights / 6 Riding days

Our flagship six-day, five-night Border to Coast trail starts from Freerein HQ on the Welsh/English Border in the Wye Valley, and finishes on the sands of the Dovey Estuary, Ynyslas. This is a real trail riding expedition, covering 100 miles, crossing Wales along unmarked tracks and trails through wild, remote hills and valleys, staying overnight at small inns and guest houses along the way.

Iceland

Kjolur Trail

7 days / 6 nights / 6 days riding

The Kjölur route is an ancient riding trail crossing Iceland’s uninhabited highland, intimately associated with many dramatic events in Icelandic history. Visit the popular attractions of Gullfoss waterfall and Geysir hot springs before heading to the interior of Iceland, passing glaciers, hot springs and the fascinating wilderness of the highlands.

Colombia

Ruta de Oro

8 days / 7 nights / 6 days riding

Riding in the hoof prints of “El Libertador” Simon Bolivar. The trail covers over 100 miles of extremely varied terrain, passing alongside mountains and rivers, traversing lush ravines, open grasslands and past extinct volcanos.

Spain

Sierra de Gredos

7 days / 6 nights / 5 days riding

Sit back and enjoy the incredible panoramic views

Ride the ancient paths of the Gredos Mountains on this true trail ride across central Spain. Travel west following the Tormes river valley, through breathtaking landscapes which differ each day – from medieval villages full of history, to the tops of rocky mountains, to stunning valleys. An unmissable adventure!

Wales

The Welsh Prince

4 days / 3 nights / 4 days riding

This four day, three night trail ride starts and ends at Freerein HQ on the Welsh/English Border in the Wye Valley. This is an incredible journey covering 70 miles, exploring the heart of Mid-Wales along unmarked tracks and trails through wild, remote hills and valleys, staying overnight at country inns and family run B&B’s along the way. The route is steeped in mystery and historic tales, dating back to the 1st Century.

Botswana

Tuli Safari

8 days / 7 nights / 6 days riding

The Tuli Safari is an adventure that covers a distance of over 120 miles and enjoys long extended canters across the open land. Traversing the Mopane savannah and stunning river valleys, with accommodation in three unique and beautiful camps, each with distinct design and character.

South Africa

Wild Coast Horse Trail

8 days / 7 nights / 6 days riding

Explore the rugged, unspoilt, natural beauty of the Wild Coast of South Africa. A malaria- free area, the Wild Coast offers an unparalleled riding experience over rocky headlands, through the rolling hills of the former homeland of the Transkei and along vast tracts of empty golden beaches. This is not called the most spectacular beach riding in the world for nothing – the riding is quite simply, fantastic.

Italy

Wild Sicily – Madonie to Etna

8 days / 7 nights / 6 days riding

Experience this epic trail which crosses the greenest and wildest parts of Sicily, setting off from the eastern Madonie Mountains and crossing the wooded Nebrodi Mountains to arrive at Mount Etna, one of the world’s most active volcanoes.

Albania

Zagoria Trail

8 days / 7 nights / 6 days riding

Travel back in time and follow the mediaeval Zagoria caravan pathways into the land of myths and tales. Your ride will pass through ancient ruins, medieval villages with their churches, and unique stone bridges built during the period of Ali Pasha.

Horse Riding Holidays Worldwide

Saddletravel.com brings you the finest riding holidays from around the globe. We have an incredible selection of riding holidays to choose from and something to suit everyone’s taste. Discover the endless beaches of South Africa’s Wild Coast and tölt across the rugged tundra of Iceland. Travel back in time by riding the ancient caravan paths of Albania and canter beside the giraffes and zebras through the African bush in Botswana. Ride around the rim of one of mount Etna’s many craters or join the local Bedouins on a gallop across the Wadi Rum desert in Jordan.

We are a small and friendly team of professionals passionate about trail riding and have searched all over the world to bring our customers the best trail riding holidays worldwide. We pride ourselves with offering high quality riding holidays, all tried and tested by us, with trustworthy providers at each destination.

Each trail offers a progressive route with different accommodations along the way and discovering new and exciting areas every day. Ride through untouched nature on long-forgotten historic paths and uncover the secrets of remote parts of the world where no motorised vehicle can access. Form a true bond with your horse as they take you across the roughest of terrain and on the most exhilarating of canters. Trail riding at its best!

Spring on to the saddle and let your steed take you to your next riding holiday adventure. What better way to explore the world than from a back of a horse?