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Horses in the Sun

#39 of 80 Tours in Lagos
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| New Forest Lodge, Cabo Vincentina National Park, Lagos 8670-122, Portugal
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Highlight of our Trip in Portugal! Best horseback riding experience ever!

The horses are clearly very well loved and cared for on this sweet farm. My husband and I have gone... read more

Reviewed 26 September 2017
Carolyn R
What an experience

When away in Portugal it happened to be my nieces 16th birthday so wanted to do something special... read more

Reviewed 30 August 2017
claireesmae
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We offer horse riding and carriage driving facilities for both the experienced rider to complete novice. We offer guided horseback trails of differing lengths from 1 hour to 1 week. We also arrange horse riding and carriage driving adventures together, a great advantage for groups of differing abilities and fitness. These guided trails can include a beach picnic or lakeside barbeque and riders and drivers may sample some of the mouthwatering products from our famous Country Cooking School. Our stables and horses, together with our unrivalled catering facilities, form an unforgettable theme for parties and other events. We have hosted birthday parties for young and not so young and several corporate hospitality and team building events. We are only 15 minutes drive from some of Europe’s best surf beaches and the historic harbour of Lagos. We can arrange collection from your hotel or villa
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“hour ride” (7 reviews)
“great riding” (3 reviews)
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| New Forest Lodge, Cabo Vincentina National Park, Lagos 8670-122, Portugal
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Reviewed 26 September 2017

The horses are clearly very well loved and cared for on this sweet farm. My husband and I have gone on several horseback riding adventure tours - in Ontario, BC, Iceland, Cuba and now Portugal. This one has been the best one we have experienced!!...More

Thank Carolyn R
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Reviewed 30 August 2017

When away in Portugal it happened to be my nieces 16th birthday so wanted to do something special for her. Myself, my daughter and niece all ride and one of her dreams was to do a beach ride. We came across this website and booked...More

Thank claireesmae
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Reviewed 23 July 2017

I was there with my girlfriend on a beach ride. It was over 5hrs of riding, with amazing views, great horses and nice guide Manny. We had also a picnic during the trip. Galloping on a beach was a great experience. Highly reccomend.

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Reviewed 20 June 2017

Me and my boyfriend wanted to do a beach ride on our holiday in Lagos. We found Horses in the Sun online, send them an email and they got back to us really quick. They were able to welcome us a couple of days later....More

2  Thank Jitske R
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Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Me and my girlfriend went for the two hour ride. We had quite different dkills with horses. I am really inexperienced, but she owned a horse in her childhood, and still rides. We got matched with horses based on our experience, and Manny gave me...More

1  Thank sivro84
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Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

My wife and I went along for a 2 hour ride on a beautiful sunny day. At the start of the ride we were introduced to our horses, and matched up according to riding experience. After walking the around for a few minutes we set...More

2  Thank John T
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Reviewed 4 May 2017

I did the all day beach ride earlier this week and it was absolutely fantastic. The variety of scenery on the way to the beach and back was really varied and my guide was very knowledgeable about the plants and trees etc. The highlight for...More

1  Thank alice123palace
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Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

We had a great 2 hours trip through the wildlive reserve of Portugal last week. The owner of the farm as well as his colleague were that nice and we really enjoyed our stay and the trip. Also the horses were well trained and from...More

1  Thank Jacqueline E
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Reviewed 17 February 2017

I can throughly recommend the beach ride - the only one I did. It takes you through varied vegetation, then onto a wonderful cliff top and beach. The horse was well looked after and clearly knew what she was doing; while not having any surpises...More

Thank Nigel9951
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Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend and I took a trip in May and it was an unforgettable experience, 10/10 would recommend!! We rode 2 hours through the countryside to the beach and watched the sunset while eating a picnic dinner provided by our wonderful guide. Then rode back...More

2  Thank regansbeck
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Danika F
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Response from Helen F | Property representative |
Our options change with time of year, etc. So the best is to visit our website, horsesinthesun or send us an email. Thanks Ossie
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