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Address: Andromachou | 1st Equestrian Center, Finikia, Crete 71500, Greece
Phone Number: +30 694 592 4112
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Horse riding tours with wagon and horses on the mountains of the village of...

Horse riding tours with wagon and horses on the mountains of the village of Finikia

Suitable for : beginners, medium and advanced riders & Families with young kids

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The Best Thing we Did in Crete!!

Me and my family from Edinburgh, Scotland (7 of us in total) came to the centre this summer for an evening trek and it was absolutely amazing. From start to finish we had a really... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed December 10, 2015
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2015

Me and my family from Edinburgh, Scotland (7 of us in total) came to the centre this summer for an evening trek and it was absolutely amazing. From start to finish we had a really friendly personal experience with Eddie who made everyone laugh and was especially kind to those of us who were nervous with the horses. The more... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2015 via mobile

This is more than just horse riding, it is a complete cultural experience. First of all the communication via email was great, very quick responses and very informative. My wife and I were picked up from our hotel and driven to the stables where we met the horses and begun our trail. The horse ride was lovely, relaxing and scenic.... More 

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3 Thank Paul G
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015 via mobile

What can I say? The whole day was just perfect!! We were picked up by the wonderful Eddie and taken to the stables, met our horses and given a good step by step explanation of what we were to do and then we were off!! I am an experienced rider but my partner had never ridden but this was not... More 

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3 Thank Angie M
Beirut, Lebanon
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2015 via mobile

One of the best places in Crete. Staff very hospitable and friendly.. Great horses .. Delicious food ... If you visit the island don't miss the chance to be there. Big thanks to Eddi and Irene you really care about your visitors and you do all your best to make their day a memorable one. All the best Finikia Stables... More 

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3 Thank anthonyhanna
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2015

We had a best, friendly and fun time ever. The guyzz are best in there makes u laugh, crazy and helping nature. U the best guyzz there Crazy Eddie, Ahmed and Hakib....thanks guyzz for the best time.

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3 Thank Akash S
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2015 via mobile

This was an amazing horse trip, it was my first horse experience n I was scared but the humor and friendly staff helped ease my nerves. They were professional n very down to earth cool folks. We had a lovely experience, good food n drinks. I would like to thank personally crazy Eddie, Ahmed and Hakib. Thank you very very... More 

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3 Thank Preet K
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2015

We had a wonderful day. They come and pick you up. Safety is taken very seriously and the horses are great.They will also give you a basic lesson first if you are a complete beginner. If you don't want to ride you can go up the mountain in the horse drawn cart. After the ride you come back down and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2015

My partner booked this as a surprise for me on our recent holiday to Crete! What an amazing surprise and wonderful evening. Collected from our hotel by Eddie, the best guide ever, we were taken to the beautiful family run ranch near Heraklion. We were shown basic riding instructions and given the horses that suited our abilities and then we... More 

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2 Thank Helen K
Jerusalem, Yerushalayim, Israel
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2015

i have booked the two hours ride for my daughter. She has enjoyed every minute of it. riding on the beach and into the mountain. an English speaking guide. She returned with a smile on her face.

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1 Thank Geula G
Jerusalem, Israel
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2015

My boyfriend and I went to horse riding at finika. the staff was very nice! they took us from and to the hotel at 5 euro only for each. The guide was very funny! we stopped at very beautiful view - between the sea and the hills, and the guide took photos of us and he did it with all... More 

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