The Algarve combines all the elements ideal for horse-riding, be it in the horse-rink, or on agreeable rides which allow you to explore the more remote areas, or perhaps enjoy an unforgettable sunset by the seashore.

There are quite a few equestrian centres and horse-rinks across the region. Horses can be hired for riding individually, in small groups or with an experienced guide.

Below please find an overview for some Equestrian Centers:

Please keep this list in alphabetical order, names & websites only!


Albufeira:                      Albufeira Riding Center



Albufeira:                     Top Hipico Algarve



Aljezur:                        New Forest Lodge



 Almancil:                     Quinta dos Amigos



Almancil:                      Pine Trees Riding Center



Bensafrim/Lagos:         Quinta do Paraiso Alto



Carrapateira:                Holistic Riding Center



Loule (Tor):                  Monte da Ribeira



Luz/Lagos:                   Tiffany’s Riding Center



Mexilhoeira Grande:     Vale Ferro



Ourique:                       Equus Ourique



Portimao:                     Horse Shoe Ranch



Silves/Messines:          Country Riding



Tavira:                         Quinta Beldade



Tavira:                          Riding School of Tavira