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1 full day horseback ride

What an AMAZING day! We booked the full day tour and it completely exceeded our expectations. I’m... read more

Reviewed 5 October 2018
Julie S
via mobile
Horse riding

I booked a 2 hour ride with my partner and we had a wonderful experience - it was just the two of... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2018
525caitlins
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We are a company of mountain activities and leisure within Peneda-Gerês National Park. Supported by a team of professionals with specific training, we guarantee quality, safety and environmental responsability. Headquartered in the heart of Gerês...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Rua de S. Joao n0 93, Campo de Geres 4840-030, Portugal
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+351 253 352 803
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Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

What an AMAZING day! We booked the full day tour and it completely exceeded our expectations. I’m always concerned about the conditions of the horses/stables for these types of excursions and I’ve never experienced a place where the horses are so well cared for, loved...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Julie S
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

I booked a 2 hour ride with my partner and we had a wonderful experience - it was just the two of us and the guide and we were taken on a beautiful trail which was mostly in the shade - highlights included a view...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 525caitlins
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

A very nice day to do a ride in the Gerês park with horses. It tike about 50/60 minutes the total ride but it seems faster than that. It was incredible. I would recomend it to do it. The horses are very gentle and well...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Daniela V
EquiDesafios, Gerente de relações com clientes at Geres Equi'Desafios, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2018

Thank you for your feedback Daniela! It was a pleasure to welcome you to our establishment! Hope to see you again soon! :) Best Regards, Benedita.

Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

We booked a two hour ride with unbelievable trained guide it rained all day and no one showed up so we had julie all to ourselves the horses were great and scenery along the way is hard to describe it was too beautiful. What a...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank steven22222018
EquiDesafios, Gerente de relações públicas at Geres Equi'Desafios, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2018

Thank you very much for your feedback Steven. We feel very grateful! We really like to have you here too. We hope to see you again one day! :) Best Regards, Benedita.

Reviewed 2 November 2017

We've had an awesome three days' tour with Miguel and Felipa . It is an amazing group of people , they took us to hidden gems we could never find by ourselves , waterfalls, authentic local villages and people ! Highly recommended !!!

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank NettaLondon
EquiDesafios, Guia at Geres Equi'Desafios, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2018

Thank you Netta :) Hope to see you again this year! Regards, Filipa

Reviewed 26 September 2017

We had two different rides on two different days. The rides were quite different, but both simply magnificent through beautiful countryside. The horses are strong, well-trained and extremely well cared for. The organisation was excellent. On one trip we had lunch in a traditional Portuguese...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank SClara
EquiDesafios, Gerente de relações públicas at Geres Equi'Desafios, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2018

Thank you very much for your feedback Clara. We feel very grateful! We really like to have you here too. Hope to see you again one day! :) Best Regards, Benedita.

Reviewed 11 September 2017

Mr. Miguel Faria is the owner of this great place. in his place you have a lot of activities, accommodation, bar-restaurant etc. Before we arrived to Portugal I was with a great, quick and very informative emails correspondence. When we were at Portugal I was...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank RamH59
EquiDesafios, Proprietário at Geres Equi'Desafios, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2017

Hey Ram! Thanks a lot for your comment! We really appreciate it. Good to hear that we were able to provide you a good time. Hope to see you again in the future. Best regards, Miguel

Reviewed 28 March 2016

We booked a half day horseback ride for six people online. Miguel Faria and the staff could not have been more helpful or accommodating. Due to rain on the day of the ride, Miguel changed the itinerary to have lunch at a local restaurant instead...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank LarryT572
EquiDesafios, Gerente at Geres Equi'Desafios, responded to this reviewResponded 30 March 2016

Thank you very much for your words, we are very glad you enjoyed your ride ! We were pleased to have you here and hope you come back ! If not, maybe we will see each other again in Colorado ! Greeting to everyone, Miguel...More

Reviewed 30 May 2015 via mobile

We booked a two hour ride. The horses were great and the countryside was stunning. Well worth a visit. We booked via email which was really easy. To find, it's the first centre on the left as you enter Campo do Gerez from the south....More

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank Beanbug81
Reviewed 23 September 2014

Perfect experience in the back of a horse! Zipo is an amazing horse and the guide extremely concerned about giving you the best of times. Nice views and the team is highly trained in outdoor activities. A must go when visiting Gerês!!

Date of experience: June 2014
Thank HelenaG83
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