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Discover Lesvos (beginners)

5.0 (5)
7 days 6 nights
Greece
Difficulty
Easy
Comfort
Premium
Weight limit
100 kg / 220 lb

We offer you the unique opportunity to have riding lesson in Molyvos - a beautiful Greek village with lots of gorgeous stone houses under a spectacular medieval castle.Many of the houses are built in the old Turkish style. The village itself tapers down to a small but busy fishing harbour, full of colourful local rowing boats. Explore the surroundings of Molyvos on horse back and discover the amazing scenery of rocky mountains and the sandy beaches that this beautiful island

On the ride wildlife we might encounter: turtles, a lot of sheep and goats (not wild), eagles, foxes,
birds, squirrels, non-poisoned snakes, donkeys and horses. During the spring Lesvos has a bird
watching season where rear birds migrate passing through our beautiful island.

Non-riders have the opportunity to explore the village, walking distance to the sea as well as try jeep safaris, kayaking, boat trips, visit museum and many more. 

US$ 766
per tourist for 7 days
Departing from
North Aegean Region, Mithimna
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Number of individuals
up to 8 tourists over 8 years old
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Photo Rita M.
Rita M. is the provider and guide of this trip
The provider speaks: English
A qualified riding instructor and show-jumping athlete, she feels privileged to live with her family in the idyllic village of Molyvos, surrounded by nature, while offering her knowledge and experience to others who enjoy the company of horses.

Tour highlights

Experience the beauty of Lesvos
The lush, green island of Lesvos, or Mytilini is like no other Greek island and perhaps no other place in the world.
Swimming with horses
Unforgettable memories of swimming in the Aegean Sea together with the horses.

Route details

Day 1
Arrival

Get acquainted with your horse, introductory meeting and 45mins lesson.

Day 2
Riding Lesson
Day 3
Riding Lesson
Day 4
Riding Lesson - First Trail Ride
Day 5
Day Off
Day 6
Swimming In The Sea
Day 7
Departure
Difficulty
Easy
Tour provider's comments

Beginner program has no requirements.

horse

Accommodation

Comfort
Premium
Hotel
6 nights
6 nights
Bella Vista Hotel 4*

The hotel is located in Eftalou, 3 klm from the village center, 6klm from the yard. 

Half board: Breakfast and Dinner
Drinks included: No
Vegetarian diets/other diets catered for: On request

Shuttle bus with regular transfers to the village included. Private transfers to and from the yard is included.

Facilities: swimming pool, restaurant, comfortable and newly renovated rooms, beach front, tv
hairdryer and mini-fridge in the rooms, free WiFi and parking.

Babysitting service on request.

Single Supplement policy: none if willing to share/ compulsory if booking alone (195 Euro)

Travel recommendations

Group meeting place
North Aegean Region, Mithimna
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Tour conditions

Included

  • accommodation HB;
  • riding;
  • horses;
  • tack; 
  • English/Dutch/Greek speaking guide;
  • excursions described in the itinerary;
  • transfer to and from the hotel to the yard.

Extras

  • inernational flights;
  • transfer from the airport;
  • lunch;
  • drinks;
  • tips;
  • private expenses;
  • private transfer upon request at €70 per transfer;
  • no internet access at the yard.

Group size

up to 8 tourists

Duration

7 days
6 nights

It's important to know

Personal equipment you need for the tour

Mosquito repellant, sun screen, chaps or riding boots (some are available at the yard), water bottles, rain proof gear if needed, sunglasses, long sport pants or jodhpurs.

Safety
Hard hats available/size range and number: all sizes available, most hats have the knot on the back to change the size so 2 small, 4 medium, 2 large, 3 size 58, 1 size 59.
Body protectors provided for children and adults upon request.
Hats required to be worn: at all times on the horse during the trip.

Is there any safety briefing at the beginning?
Cancellation of booking

Tour reviews

5.0
Based on 5 reviews
  • A
    Amanda
    18 Mar, 2024
    about provider
    Last year, I had a fantastic time on a riding vacation here. The weather was great , the people I was with were awesome and the horses were amazing. I totally suggest checking it out! 😊
    18 Mar, 2024
  • N
    Nikol
    14 Oct, 2023
    about provider
    It was awesome! Rita's an awesome teacher in every way. The horses are well-trained, healthy and the spot where they're kept is just stunning. Plus, they really look after the horses well - which isn't always the case. Everyone there was nice and super helpful. I'm definitely going back!
    14 Oct, 2023
  • S
    Sam
    13 Oct, 2023
    about provider
    If you like horses, this is a must-do. They're super friendly and totally get where you're at with your horse skills and comfort level.
    13 Oct, 2023

Dates and Prices

  • US$ 766
    1 – 7 Oct 7 days 6 nights
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  • US$ 766
    15 – 21 Oct 7 days 6 nights
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  • US$ 766
    29 Oct – 4 Nov 7 days 6 nights
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  • US$ 766
    12 – 18 Nov 7 days 6 nights
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  • US$ 766
    10 – 16 Dec 7 days 6 nights
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