Welcome to the Equitours online magazine. From the trip reviews and videos to helpful tips for your journey and equestrian news we hope this is a great resource as you decide which horse riding vacation is the perfect match for you. If you would like to add a ride review or videos from your trip we would love to hear from you. Happy trails!

California Rider on the trails of New Zealand

California Rider on the trails of New Zealand

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Equitours client Nichole Bhathal is active in the dressage scene in Orange County, California, and had a wonderful experience riding in the forests and on the farmlands and beaches of New Zealand. She recounts her... Read more

Home at Horizon Ranch, South Africa

Home at Horizon Ranch, South Africa

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I had arrived at Horizon Ranch in the evening when it was already dark, and although I was instantly charmed by the comfort and attention to detail (petals on the bed!) in my rondavel,... Read more

Riding in the Tuli Block, Botswana

Riding in the Tuli Block, Botswana

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The starting point for the Tuli Safari is right over Botswana’s border with South Africa, in the extreme east of the country, on the banks of the Limpopo River. The riverbeds were dry while... Read more

Highlights from the Okavango Delta

Highlights from the Okavango Delta

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Flying in on a helicopter it’s easy to see where the Okavango Delta begins, a startling oasis of green surrounded by stark desert. As we entered the delta from Maun, the pilot pointed out... Read more

Riding on the moors

Discover Cornwall: The Gateway to Bodmin Moor

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Riding the moors of England Monday’s trail along the wooded valleys of the Camel Trail to Hellandbridge and beyond was simply magical. Clouds were still rolling in and out but the secluded valley and... Read more

Living The Dream

Living The Dream

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Bayard Fox, founder of Equitours and Bitterroot Ranch, has ridden horses all his life and now runs a variety of unique riding adventure holidays, everywhere from Kenya to Mongolia via Wyoming From my ranch... Read more

Riding through Portugal

Riding through Portugal

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Sampling Lusitano horseback riding… My week in experiencing riding vacations in Portugal was split between our host south of Lisbon and the other farther north. It began at the international airport in Lisbon as... Read more

A Glimpse of Sardinia

A Glimpse of Sardinia

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Riding and Exploring during this unique riding vacation in Italy   I was struck by the charm of the inn the moment I stepped from the car near Abbessanta, Sardinia. Granted, my lack of... Read more

Escape to Costa Rica

Escape to Costa Rica

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Beach and Jungle Riding… Ever since my first trip to Costa Rica in 2004 I have wanted to return and find another ride itinerary that called to me. We receive itinerary proposals from new... Read more