One of the best ways to discover the countryside is on horseback. Imagine galloping on a horse through the countryside as the cool breeze refreshes your mind and you take in the view of the beautiful mountains. This is what you will experience on our Alanya Horse Riding Trip. You will ride the horses through the countryside, into the Taurus Mountains, and then to Syedra, an ancient town that you will love. It will make you wonder why you didn’t explore Alanya in this way before.
The Taurus Mountains were formed when there was a collision of the Eurasian and African tectonic plates a long time ago. Because of this collision, the mountains formed along with caves, waterfalls, underground rivers, and much more. As you enter the Taurus hills, you will get to experience its rugged terrain comfortably on horseback.
Do not forget that a special track has been set up for you in order not to get lost in these beautiful hills. The trail is easy to follow and is the best way to explore the countryside. So don’t worry about the scenery, there is a pleasant route for you and the horses are well trained.
This excursion has been compiled for you to enjoy horseback riding, countryside views and much more. Therefore, you can expect the following highlights from your riding trip:
These are some of the highlights of the horse riding trip that you will get to experience during the tour. Of course, there are more things to offer you.
Alanya Horse Riding costs (price) 45 € for adults, 45 € for kids (+8), and kids under 8 aren’t allowed.
There are two different horseback riding packages available, one for an hour of riding and the other for three hours. You may choose the plan you want from the “Select Package” button on the booking form.
Sessions: 08:00 – 13.00 – 17.00
“Please note that we have no hidden costs”
What do you need to bring with you?
Comfortable shoes, seasonally appropriate clothing, and sunglasses.
Horseback riding is a wonderful pastime that allows you to unwind, let go of tension, and take in the opulent and serene beauty of nature. This Alanya Horse Riding half-day adventure is the best choice if you’re looking for a way to escape the bustling environment of Alanya and the people. Enjoy the beautiful surroundings, learn how to communicate with the horses, and free your mind to relax.
Here is the complete tour program so you know what to expect:
Hotel Pick Up: You will picked up from your hotel in Alanya so that you don’t have to worry about reaching the ranch. Time will be scheduled and you will be informed in advance so you can be ready.
The Ranch: The horse ranch is just a little outside Alanya, which is the ideal place for horses. It includes a beautiful backdrop along with a perfect spot for the horses to rest. There are around twenty horses you can choose from, depending on your preferences and abilities.
Safety Briefing: As you pick a horse, the experts will provide you with a safety briefing to help you begin your horse riding journey on the right foot. You will also be provided with safety equipment. You will learn to ride horses and the instructions you can give them.
Time to Ride: Then, you can begin riding your horse and explore the peaceful surroundings on the trail. The sea will be below you, and the Taurus Mountains will surround you in all their glory. It will be one of the most unforgettable views of your life.
Exploring Syedra: You will stop at Syedra, where you can explore this ancient city. The ancient city walls have been partially preserved. You will find some beautiful mosaics on this wall. You will also visit the Syedra castle and continue towards a local village. Here, you will enjoy local tea to refresh yourselves and relax. You will then return to the farm.
Back To The Hotel: Finally, you will be dropped back at your hotel. After a long day of horseback riding, you can relax and explore.
Even if you’ve never rode before, you’ll love this ride because no prior experience is required.
Wear whatever is most comfortable, while shorts or pants are suggested to reduce saddle soreness. You should dress appropriately (trainers or closed shoes). On request, professional riding boots and other gear are available for lease or purchase at the centre.
Alanya Horse Riding is not suggested for people weighing 110 kg or more, as well as those with limited mobility or health difficulties. Pregnant women should avoid this excursion as well.
To ride by themselves, children must be at least 8 years old.
It depends on which package you choose. Alanya horseback riding tour takes 2-4 hours in total. You can pick the time between morning, afternoon, and evening time.
It’s 45 euros for those over 8 years old. ( Kids under 8 aren’t allowed. )