Riding holiday

Quinta da Várzea

Horse riding holiday at Quinta da Várzea

At Quinta da Várzea, we offer idyllic horse-riding holidays for families or adults who want to explore Portugal on horseback.

It is very important to us to find the optimal match of horse and rider to ensure a successful experience. For this reason, our select horses are calm and friendly and enjoy human contact.

At Quinta da Várzea, we have horses of different sizes and at different training levels to fit riders with different skill levels, height, weight etc.

If you’re interested in learning more about what we offer, you are most welcome to contact us so that we can discuss your situation and requests. We look forward to welcoming you at Quinta da Várzea.

Prices of horse-riding holidays

Private lesson

€40 / 45 minutes

Handwalk

Contact for price

(only possible along with dressage lessons)

Meet our riding team

On Quinta da Varzea we offer lesson in dressage and out side walking where our team will go with you. Our team have many years of experience and can offer lesson where you will learn a lot. TRY A LUSITANO YOU WILL NEVER REGRET. If you want to know more, don’t hesitate to contact us. We are here for you.

Instructor
Vítor

Vitor is our Instructor. He will give you lesson in dressage.
He have is daily on the farm, and are working with all the horses.
Vitor speak English and portuguese.

FAQs

At Quinta da Várzea, we have most of what you need for your horse riding holiday, including all the things the horse needs on a ride. But it’s a good idea to bring your riding helmet, boots and clothes so that you’re sure they fit. We offer various horse-riding gear for rent. Please feel free to contact us to learn more.

Quinta da Várzea is located in Raposa with many things to do close by. At Quinta da Várzea, you can use our outdoor pool or the bar, go hiking or biking and much more.

There are plenty of activities to keep your family entertained while you’re having riding lessons.

At Quinta da Várzea, we have horses of different sizes and at different training levels to fit riders with different skill levels, height, weight etc. If in doubt, you are most welcome to contact us.

You do not need to have many years of experience as a rider to come riding. If you are a new beginner, our team will help you at your own pace so that you feel safe on the horse. It’s important that both horse and rider have a good experience.

Are you a group of friends with different skills levels who are going on a horse riding holiday together? At Quinta da Várzea, we have horses, instructors and assistants to meet your needs whatever your level. We take no chances, and it’s important that you are realistic about your level.

Book your stay

If you have any questions or if you want more information, please click below. Click here to book your stay or to learn more about what we offer or get practical information. We look forward to welcoming you at Quinta da Várzea.