Horse Riding Holidays in Morocco
Explore the rural countryside of Morocco on one these phenomenal horse riding holidays. Ride over High Atlas Mountains on the 6-day Berber Ride and pass through the traditional Berber villages and ancient mountain paths. Or let the cool breeze of the Atlantic Ocean blow your worries away as you ride south following the coastline on the Atlantic Coast Ride. No matter which one of these horse riding holidays you choose you are sure to have a unparalleled Moroccan experience.
Delve into the hinterland of the Essaouira region on this 8 day trail through the largest area of Argan and cedar forest; trees that have created the area’s reputation for craftsmanship. Cross canyons along the Ksob river and ride among the great dunes of Cap Sim, the very long beach that connects Sidi Kaouky to the city of Essaouira, where you can gallop for miles on your faithful Arab Berber horse.
Pearl of Essaouira
This condensed riding trail shows you highlights of Morocco over 6 days, perfect for those who want to get away but are short on time.
Ride through the stunning Moroccan desert on sure-footed Berber-Arabians, crossing varied and interesting terrain and spending your nights at a comfortable bivouac camp. During the trail you will visit villages, ride through palm groves and cross the Oued Draa river which provides a lifeline for the watermelons and date palms growing nearby.
Atlantic Coast Ride
Follow the Moroccan coastline and ride across the sands of the deserted beaches while enjoying the fresh Atlantic breeze. Climb on the rocky cliffs and admire the views over the blue ocean, ride on the sandy dunes and follow the windy paths that take you through local fishing villages. Taste the delicious Moroccan cooking and spend your evenings sitting around a campfire at the traditional bivouac camp.
Ride over the High Atlas Mountains from Agadir to Essaouira. This ride takes you through the rural mountain setting on old Berber paths and past traditional villages. Reach the Atlantic coastline and enjoy exhilarating gallops on the sands. Experience the atmospheric evenings spent around a campfire and taste the delicious, traditional Moroccan cooking.
Join one of these world class riding holidays in Morocco!
Morocco is a truly wonderful destination for a horse riding holiday. Riding over the High Atlas Mountains offers breath-taking views over the rugged landscape opening up to unmissable panoramic views over the Atlantic Ocean in the distance. Discover the ancient paths passing by the traditional Berber villages and get to know the lifestyle of the locals. Ride alongside the stunning Atlantic coast on rocky cliffs and through Moroccan countryside. Enjoy exhilarating gallops across the sandy bays and let your horse have a cooling paddle in the water.
Spend unforgettable, atmospheric nights around campfire
Start each day by tacking up your trusted Berber-Arab stallion before heading out on trail. The horses are tough, robust and perfectly suited for the hot desert environment. Lunch will be provided by the support vehicle with delicious Moroccan dishes on offer and the chance to have a relaxing afternoon snooze. Arrive at the overnight bivouac camp after a lovely afternoon ride. Dinner will be served sitting around a campfire with good company and mouth-watering food.