Alcainca- Dressage in Portugal

Alcainca Dressage Program

Ride Overview

This trip features dressage in Portugal and is one of the world’s premier places for lessons in classical dressage; the chief instructor studied under the great master Nuno Oliveira. The Lusitano stallions are not only magnificent animals, but are also trained to a high level of performance. One can take up to three hours of lessons per day.

There are rings both indoors and outdoors and the fine instructors can give lessons at any level. The program runs all year in this temperate climate. Accommodations and meals are on the property and there is an outdoor swimming pool and a small bar.

Ride & Horse Details

  • Horse Breeds:
    Lusitano stallions
  • Trip Pace:
    To suit riders
  • Tack:
    Dressage saddles
  • Weight limit:
    180 lbs

Instruction & Training included

  • Hours of Instruction:
    1 1/2 or 3 hrs depending on ability
  • Types of Instruction:
    Dressage Training, Horsemanship Skillbuilding,

Meeting Point


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