Lisbon, Vineyard & Ride

Lisbon, Vineyard & Ride from Equestrian Escapes

By: Equestrian Escapes  08/07/2010
Keywords: Wine Holiday, Equestrian Escapes, Riding Holidays Portugal,


Combine the attractions of the beautiful and historic city of with a unique riding experience in the Ribatejo region of Portugal. Lisbon is an architectural jewel famously built upon the wealth of the great Portuguese maritime discoveries, but it may also surprise you with its equestrian heritage. The show of the Portuguese Riding School is a breath taking display of equestrian excellence, The Royal Carriage Museum is a real treat and we can also arrange a horse drawn carriage tour for you through the historic centre of Lisbon. Close to the city, both Estoril and the world heritage site of Sintra are perfect day trips. For the riding choose from the wild of the Silver Coast where the mild temperatures and white beaches are perfect for riding a lusitano horse or the vast green plains that stretch alongside the river Tagus, famous for their wine production, bull farms and stud farm. The nearby towns of Santarem and Golega, the capital of the , with its remarkable stud farms, also merit a visit during your stay.

Keywords: Equestrian Escapes, Riding Holidays Portugal, Wine Holiday,