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Real Picadeiro

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Address: Vales de Pera CP44, Pera 8365-208, Portugal
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+351 282 313 040
09:00 - 19:00
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Sun 09:00 - 13:00
Mon - Sat 09:00 - 19:00

The Best Place to Ride Lusitano Horse in the Algarve!

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Great lessons, great place!

Great experience for equestrian fans. Lovely horses, experienced English speaking instructor and amazing surroundings at a good price.

Reviewed 14 March 2017
Lorraine N
Hertford, United Kingdom
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Hertford, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 14 March 2017

Great experience for equestrian fans. Lovely horses, experienced English speaking instructor and amazing surroundings at a good price.

Thank Lorraine N
Djursholm, Sweden
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Reviewed 26 October 2015

I have been taking many private lessons here during my stay in september / october 2015 and it has been a totally great experience. The owner and trainer has a great knowledge and passion for horses and I have learned a lot. I am a rather advanced rider with 20+ years of experience and regular dressage training with my own... More 

Thank Orpmor
Albufeira, Portugal
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7 reviews
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Reviewed 29 March 2014 via mobile

The Restaurant we visited on Valentines Night this year Provided a wonderful evening of the highest quality cuisine and good wine at exceptional value for money. The 45.00 euros per couple included an introductory horse riding lesson. This followed by wonderful white sangria together with exquisite canopies followed by a wonderful seafood starter and then by Fillet Steak and a... More 

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Reviewed 17 June 2013 via mobile

Called in to the open day recently and wellwhat can I say. Elegant graceful horsemanship at its best. Spent an hour wandering around the stables meeting these magnificent stallions then spent an hour watching them go through there paces. Was not disappointed. What a brilliant afternoon.

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Albufeira, Portugal
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5 reviews
Reviewed 6 May 2013

There are few good places to ride and to learn how to ride in the Algarve, but Real Picadeiro stands out not just because its excellent but becausewhat they do, they do with such joy, and humility that great horsemaship requires along with the love and dedication to learning and teaching. I've been riding there since November and I've been... More 

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Lagos, Portugal
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Reviewed 8 June 2012

Real Picadeiro is a special place for horse lovers. A nice infrastructure, a cool indoor riding arena and a spacious outdoor arena (20x60m) allows wonderful Horse Shows and riding lessons. You can just enjoy one of their shows with the beautiful Lusitano-Stallions and historical costumes or get riding lessons from beginner to experienced in the fine art of classic dressage.... More 

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