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!

Family ride in Donegal

Family ride: Destination Donegal

Read Summary

Browse Trip

Of Kids and Connemaras… There were four children in our group of eight, including my 11-year-old son and 10-year-old daughter. I’d been toying with the idea that there must be a fair number of... Read more

A Verdant Welsh Mountain Ride

A Verdant Welsh Mountain Ride

Read Summary

Browse Trip

So Green were the Valleys… After riding numerous times over the years in Ireland, I decided it was time to check out the Welsh Mountain Trails ride in that oldest Celtic part of Great... Read more

Galavanting around Castile, Spain

Galavanting around Castile, Spain

Read Summary

Browse Trip

An Exploratory Riding Vacation in Spain…   One of the greatest perks of being a ride consultant at Equitours is being able to travel, actually experience our rides first hand, meet and develop friendships... Read more

Majestic Mountains and Monarchs Ride in Mexico

Majestic Mountains and Monarchs Ride in Mexico

Read Summary

Browse Trip

Mexico’s Majestic Peaks… After doing more than 100 horseback rides in foreign lands over the last 40 years, I never cease to be surprised and delighted by the tremendous diversity of opportunity available around... Read more

Namibia Desert Safari: Ride to the Sea

Namibia Desert Safari: Ride to the Sea

Read Summary

Browse Trip

A Phenomenal Desert Horse Riding Adventure… There is something so compelling about riding a sleek horse across the wide-open expanses of a desert landscape. This desert horse safari, which crosses one of the earth’s... Read more

Self-guided French Riding Holiday

Self-guided French Riding Holiday

Read Summary

Browse Trip

Southwest France with Compass in Hand…   Departing the Loire Valley and taking the train southeast to Carcassonne I began a new and somewhat daunting horseback riding adventure – the Equitours Randonnée Liberté trail... Read more

Palace to Palace Riding Holidays in India

Palace to Palace Riding Holidays in India

Read Summary

Browse Trip

A Royal Ride through India’s History… I have ridden in more than 20 countries over the last 40 years and had some glorious experiences. Two contrasting rides stand out for me because of the... Read more