The United Kingdom is a great horse riding destination, thanks to its scenic hilly landscape, gorgeous riding trails, and long historic relationship with horses. On a horse riding holiday, you'll get to improve your riding skills, as well as taking care of the horses during your stay. Challenge yourself by steep woodland climbs, and marvel at the amazing views you'll encounter during your rides. Whether your aim is to get more confident in your riding, learn how to jump, want to spend time around horses, or improve your skills, there's plenty of offer for a horse riding holiday in the UK!
If you enjoy being in nature, with the wind dancing freely in your hair, then a horse riding holiday in the United Kingdom may just be the perfect idea of a getaway.
One of the most frequently asked questions from novice riders is “what is the difference between English and Western riding?”, often followed by “which one is easiest?” Depending on where you learned to ride, you may already be comfortable with English or Western style riding without knowing the difference. So we will attempt to explain exactly that!
In case you aren’t already aware, “Go big or go home” is some sort of an unofficial ‘motto’ in Texas. This is probably why everything is indeed big in the Lone Star State – including its selection of horse riding & ranch excursions.