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Harriets Hydra Horses

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Hydra Town 18040, Greece
+30 698 032 3347
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Brilliant

We spent more than four hours with Harriet and her horses ending up swimming in the sea with the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Alisonjg
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Great Introduction to horse riding

The horses are all in great condition and Harriet is a very patient and friendly guide who clearly... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
LondonBezza
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Discover the usually hidden treasures of Hydra with Harriet's Hydra Horses. Let Harriet take you on a trek to see Hydra's mountains, monasteries and beaches. There is so much more than just a port! A local guide who is fluent in both English and Greek will escort you and tell you all about this wonderful place. The Original and still the Best. PLEASE DON'T BE FOOLED BY IMPOSTERS
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“horse riding” (13 reviews)
“her husband” (11 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Hydra Town 18040, Greece
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+30 698 032 3347
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We spent more than four hours with Harriet and her horses ending up swimming in the sea with the horses , what a great experience. Harriet certainly cares for her horses with a passion , trekking through the back streets of hydra on horse back...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The horses are all in great condition and Harriet is a very patient and friendly guide who clearly loves what she does and enjoys sharing her passion with others! My husband was very nervous as he hadn’t ridden before but Harriet made him feel at...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our family of four had an excellent time with Harriet. We took route 4 and despite our complete lack of horse mastery Harriets skills and abilities, coupled with her very well trained horses, had us all feeling like veterans by the end of the ride....More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took the 4 hour swimming excursion with Harriet. We were not experienced riders but she helped us every step of the way. She lead us on a beautiful route through town and around the coast to a secluded beach where we could swim with...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Before even starting this activity, Harriet was very professional and responsive by email. She answered all my questions. She provided a small map to help find her location which was very convenient. I have little experience with horses but she made me feel comfortable and...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we did not ride the donkeys but, they were so friendly and cute. we would have but, we were on a 3 island cruise and had to leave.

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Harriet J, Owner at Harriets Hydra Horses, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Yes the donkeys in the port are cute.but this page is for my horses which is a totally different company ;-))) Hope to see you next time.

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Reviewed June 11, 2018 via mobile

Another one off the bucket list was an early morning ride to a quiet beach and swimming with the horses. Harriet's horses are treated as family members and are so well cared for that you know it's not animal abuse to take a ride. They...More

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Reviewed June 9, 2018 via mobile

Went for an excellent horse trek with Harriet last Wednesday morning up to the monastery in the mountains. Harriet was very patient with us novice riders but still made us ride ourselves rather than leading us. Monastery and views were lovely. Would definitely recommend. We...More

Thank Nicky K
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Reviewed June 7, 2018 via mobile

Whilst on a weeks holiday in beautiful Hydra we went for an hours ride with Harriet and her horses, what a sheer pleasure! Harriet is lovely and gives you a guide around the area you are riding . Her horses are very well kept and...More

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Reviewed June 5, 2018 via mobile

I had an amazing time with Harriet and her horse Melina. 4 of us went and it was an amazing time. I was extremely nervous but Harriet & Melina quickly made me feel at ease and safe. The path we took was beautiful and the...More

Thank Robyn P
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Alina D
July 14, 2017|
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Response from Harriet J | Property representative |
Dear Alina, Thank you for messaging. Yes I still do have availability for Friday the 21st. Please have a look for which trek you would like to do on my site, you can also fill out the booking form which is easier. I look... More
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Hamid Z
August 26, 2015|
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Response from Harriet J | Property representative |
Hello, I am sorry I don't have rooms! Just horses for riding! So once you are here I could take you for a ride :-) Most of the hotels/ pensions here on hydra do provide air conditioning to help with your question. Take... More
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writevivamexico
May 17, 2015|
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Response from Harriet J | Property representative |
Hello, yes I think making a reservation in advance is a good idea, because I already have lots of booking for June, July and August and if you do leave it last minute I can't guarantee I could fit you in. In the high season... More
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