Horse riding and special trips in Ireland

Horse riding, ©DiscoverEnniscrone. com/Flickr

Horse riding, ©DiscoverEnniscrone. com/Flickr

Ireland has many names and is associated with many things. Horse riding is one of them. Some call it ‘the land of the horse’ for Ireland has several spectacular riding breaks. There are all kinds of routes and tracks where you can enjoy a lovely horse ride. You can choose from cross-country tracks, beach rides, post treks and others which might challenge your horse riding skills. There are numerous horse racing events which you can attend and there also possible to visit horse breeding companies and stud farms. Visit Ireland, the land of horses and make the best of it.

Holidays and horses

For an idyllic holiday visit Calvey’s Equestirian Center. The resort has been established in the year of 2003 and it offers beautiful and picturesque treks where you can take riding lessons and stay for a lovely holiday.

Horse riding in Ireland, ©davosmith/Flickr

Horse riding in Ireland, ©davosmith/Flickr

Calvey’s Equestrian Center is located near the Slievemore Mountains, in the county of Mayo, on Achill Island, near the town of Keel. Take your whole family for a have fun pony trekking and other adventurous riding experiences. The center offers all kinds of treks which are adapted to all abilities. There are special lessons and sessions for children both beginners and more adventurous ones. Try the short and long treks and ride out like a hero of a medieval age movie.

Home stay holidays

In Ireland you can experience a completely different holiday as you book for a home stay holiday. Experience a special and unique vacation as you go on exciting trips and excursions which will take you to watch playful dolphins and majestic whales.

Dolphin experience, ©Dulup/Flickr

Dolphin experience, ©Dulup/Flickr

There are also fishing trips and wildlife walks, and some will teach you who to play the tin whistle, or how to surf and do kayaking. According to your abilities, choices and length of stay there will be put together a personalized program with the goal and objective of progress. Develop your horse riding skills and become a better rider by the end of your stay! Children can stay at host families who are carefully picked out from the local community. The children are welcomed as members of the family and are treated as such during the whole length of their stay.

Horse racing

Horse racing is an exciting equestrian sport which is delightful, fluttering and fun to watch. Ireland has a long history in horse riding, hence there are several events where you can join in and enjoy a gripping horse race. It is a lovely time for all the members of the family.

Horse riding, ©DiscoverEnniscrone. com/Flickr

Horse racing, ©DiscoverEnniscrone. com/Flickr

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