LUSITANOS AT THE COUNTRY CLUB

 

Day 1 :

 

  • Arrival at Lisbon Airport and transfer to Hotel Vila Galé Country Club in Beja - 5 pm.

  • Welcome dinner at the hotel’s restaurant – The Hunting Lodge - hosted by our team, where some information about the trail will be passed to the riders.

  • Overnight at Hotel Vila Galé.

 

 

Day 2:

  • After breakfast, riders will head to the hotel’s arena where each horse will be assigned to each rider.
    Riders will have the opportunity to ride inside the arena; a good way for horse and rider to get acquainted, while enjoying the wonderful view over the countryside and preserved nature of the region.

  • The first section of the trail includes a ride around “Herdade da Figueirinha”, belonging to Hotel Vila Galé, with the opportunity to see its various productions.

  • Stop for a picnic lunch in a privileged location with a view over the dam – “Barragem do Roxo”.

  • Continue the riding in the fields around the farm, enjoying the afternoon.

  • In the end of the afternoon, arrival to the Hotel, with time to relax before dinner at the restaurant.

  • Overnight at Hotel Vila Galé.

 

Day 3:

  • Riding on horseback from Hotel Vila Galé towards “Herdade da Malhadinha Nova”, a local rural tourism specialized in production and riding of Lusitano horses.

  • Stop for lunch at “Herdade da Malhadinha Nova”, followed by a visit to the Stud facilities.

  • Return to Hotel Vila Galé with time to relax before dinner.

  • Dinner will be served at the former bullfighting arena’s restaurant.

  • Overnight at Hotel Vila Galé.

 

Day 4:

  • After breakfast, riding on horseback around the farm.

  • Stop for a picnic lunch in the middle of the vineyards.

  • Return to the Hotel on horseback, with time to relax.

  • Before dinner, riders will head to the wine house Santa Vitoria for a tour, followed by a wine tasting of wines from the producer.

  • Dinner will be served at the “Room of the Barrels”.

 

 

 

 

Day 5:

  • Riding on horseback towards the local rural tourism from “Herdade dos Grous”.

  • Stop for lunch at the restaurant with a great view over the property.

  • Return to Hotel Vila Gale, with time to relax before dinner.

  • Overnight at Hotel Vila Galé.

 

 

 

Day 6:

  • After breakfast, riding on horseback towards the small village of Mina da Juliana, enjoying the landscape along the dam.

  • Stop for lunch at the local rural tourism “Agroturismo do Roxo”

  • Return to Hotel Vila Gale, with time to relax before dinner.

  • Overnight at Hotel Vila Galé.
     

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Day 7 :

  • After breakfast, transfer to Lisbon airport - 9 am

PRICE: 1700€ / person

INCLUDES:

  • Transfer from and to Lisbon airpot at the set times

  • 6 nights in double accommodation* and full board meals with driks (extra drinks/coktails not included)

  • 5 riding days in fit Lusitano horses

  • Rides guided by a qualified trail guide and back up vehicle

  • Insurance against personal accidents

AVAILABLE DATES IN 2022:

MONTH          DATE         FREE PLACES           

    Mar           20-26                  yes

Jun- Jul        26 - 2                 yes

  

Please feel free to ask for different dates, if you wish to do a private ride (minimum 4 riders).

*Single supplement -330 euros