This wild horseback adventure offers a unique tour through Northern Bulgaria’s countryside. Ride on horseback through the picturesque Devetaki plateau and enjoy lessons in archery, making Bulgarian Sharena Salt and participate in fun competitions!
• Further developing your horse riding and navigation skills
• Earning a certificate
• The soothing nature of the Rhodope Mountains
Give yourself a wonderful holiday in the countryside surrounded by the beautiful nature of the Northern parts of Bulgaria, where you’ll have the opportunity to enjoy its picturesque landscapes while riding on horseback as the wind blows through your hair. Here you can experience different aspects of Bulgarian culture and have fun along the way.
The first two days involve a test of your horse riding skills to get you started, after which you’ll be able to go on a ride through the Lagat area. You can enjoy your free time and participate in a demonstration of how to make the traditional Bulgarian spice known as Sharena Sol or colorful salt which comes from the signature streaks of color that weave through it.
The following days hold a visit to the Belo Kamane area to which you will travel on horseback. Other things to look forward to are a lesson in archery and making a halter for horses out of rope. The day will end off with a night based around Bulgarian Folklore. The final day of your stay will finish off with an exciting competition in saddling and unsaddling a horse involding speed and precision.
Inclusions / exclusions
The price includes
• Transfers to and from Plovdiv
Beginners may need an additional lesson before the ride - 20€
Maximum rider weight - 95 kg
Guest House Ongal, Летница, България
Starting point - Plovdiv, Bulgaria
Spring, Summer, Autumn, Winter
Live tour guide available in English
Maxiumum number of participants - 6 people