This bucket list experience tops the list of best things to do in Connemara! See Connemara’s remote and stunning scenery on horseback and explore Atlantic beaches, mountains, forest trails and lake shores.
All horse rides are guided by experienced staff and start with a short assessment before leaving the stables.
Private rides are available as an option too.
Beach Horse Riding in Connemara
Spend an unforgettable equestrian escape exploring white sandy beaches and quiet country backroads with the Twelve Bens mountain range as a backdrop and the Atlantic Ocean at your feet.
Escape the hustle and bustle of the city and discover the west of Ireland’s remote and stunning scenery and the Wild Atlantic Way, For beach horse rides, depending on your level of experience you can canter or gallop across the white strands. Novices are kept safely in walk and trot. Instructors will help beginners to quickly establish balance and confidence on a horse that has been specially selected for them, taking into account the rider’s weight, height, courage and fitness.
You might even ride a famous Connemara pony!