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Israel has simply exquisite landscape and a fascinating culture. Combine this with world-class riding holiday providers and quality horses, and you have the perfect recipe for an unforgettable adventure.


This is horse riding in Israel at its very best!


IsraTrails



Trail Riding Holidays in Israel


Israel is a rich and diverse country, perfect for exploring on horseback. IsraTrails are a highly professional establishment, dedicated to providing guests with the best possible riding holiday experience. Israel is truly an assault on the senses. Ride through the fragrant Eucalyptus and Cedar forests of the Golan and Galilee, immerse yourself in archaeology, history, and culture, enjoy splashy canters along the golden sands of the Mediterranean, or discover inspiring desert landscapes. From short trail rides to multi-day treks, an adventurous riding holiday in Israel is a fantastic opportunity to discover a mystical land brimming with both ancient and natural wonders.


Northern Exposure (5 days/4 nights)
Golan Heights, Sea of Galilee & Jordan River


Spend two days discovering the best of Israel's spectacular Golan Heights, the Northern-most part of the country. The Northern Exposure includes visits to historic Mount Tabor and Mount Meron, with an optional ride along the Jesus Trail. The tour continues in the Galilee region, riding along the Sea of Galilee (Lake Kinneret), and swimming in the Jordan River. Additional day trips to the iconic city of Tsvat and the beautiful town of Tiberias and excursions to secret waterfalls and placid streams, ensure you have an all-round experience of this breath-taking region.


Please enquire for dates and prices.


Riding in the Golan




Israel Experience (8 days/7 nights)


The Israel Experience encapsulates all that this fantastic country has to offer, condensed into 8 magical, carefully designed days. The first two days are spent horse riding in the North, followed by two days riding along the Coastline and central region, then two days exploring the Desert. The itinerary includes a midweek walking tour of Jerusalem, with a day of relaxation in Tel Aviv to conclude the trip.


Please enquire for dates and prices.




Beach Retreat (3 days/2 nights)
Beach, Dunes & Cliffs; Historic Caesarea


The picturesque Mediterranean beaches, dunes, and cliffs are perfect for horse riding holidays. Your journey will be interspersed with visits to ancient archaeological sites and peaceful meanders through the Alexander River Nature Reserve, with an overnight camping option. On the final day, relocate to ride in beautiful, historic Caesarea, a town built by Herod the Great in approx. 25–13 BCE, as the port city Caesarea Maritima.


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Riding in Israel




 Desert Extreme (4 days, 3 nights)
Judean Desert and Dead Sea


​Ride deep in the stunning Judean Desert, overlooking the Dead Sea with a spectacular backdrop of the Jordanian mountains to the East.  Explore Kasar Yahud on horseback, in Biblical history this is where the Jewish people crossed the Jordan River into the Land of Israel. Christianity considers this as the location of the Baptismal Site of Jesus Christ. Day tours also include swimming in the therapeutic waters of the Dead Sea.


Please enquire for dates and prices.


Horse Riding in Israel




 


The Horses
IsraTrails have carefully chosen a selection of well-trained, responsive horses. These quality horses are fit and well-conditioned, ideal for challenging trail rides. The herd consists of Quarter Horses and Arabian-Quarter mixes; gaited horses (Singlefoot, Missouri Fox Trot, Tennessee Walker). It may be possible to request a pure bred Arabian horse, with advanced notification.


Isratrails pride themselves on their ability to match horse to rider, to ensure guests achieve the maximum enjoyment from their trail riding vacation. Experienced riders may choose from more challenging, spirited horses, whilst novice riders will be paired with calm, predictable steeds.


Quality American-made Western tack is used. English tack is available if requested in advance.


It is strongly recommended that all riders wear a properly fitting riding helmet that meets International Safety Standards. Riding helmets are available if you do not wish to bring your own. Additional equipment such as chaps, spurs, or boots, can be provided if requested in advance.


 


IsraTrails riding holiday packages are designed for fit confident guests who can ride up to 20-30 km per day. In certain circumstances, it may be possible to accommodate beginners and less experienced riders.  Non-riders are welcome to join groups via a Jeep option.


Shorter rides (from one hour to full-day) and tailor-made packages are suitable for any level of rider, from non-riders to advanced equestrians.



  • Day rides

  • Short tours

  • Private groups

  • Tailor-made riding holiday packages


The experienced guides at IsraTrails will be delighted to design the perfect tailor-made itinerary for you on request.


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Horses in Israel


 

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Information

Name IsraTrails
Type of Holiday Riding and Accommodation
Price Please enquire for prices
Accommodation

Accommodations are at luxurious Tzimmers (boutique country lodges); these provide guests with the highest standards of service. Any number of Israel's top-rated hotels are also available if requested in advance.

Where itineraries offer overnight camping options, tents are provided with all necessary gear and equipment, complete with very comfortable sleeping amenities.

Hours Riding Per Day Varied
Instruction No
Nearest Airport Ben Gurion Airport (Tel Aviv)
Open All Year.
Other Facilities Please see individual itineraries
Address Israel
Riding Facilities Please see individual itineraries
Riding Style English & Western
Suitable For Children Yes
Riding Safari No
Western Ranch Yes
Beach Riding Yes
Tuition No
Centre Based No
Trail Ride Yes
Website https://www.isratrails.com

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I highly recommend IsraTrails." Review by SF
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My trail riding trip in the Golan was so enjoyable. Really wonderful horses and very well planned. I highly recommend IsraTrails. (Posted on 11/01/2018)

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