By focusing on the key pillars of classical dressage, our students gradually work our experienced schoolmasters to perfection in straightness, contact, suppleness, collection and impulsion

Ride away and relax.

Remember that New Year's resolution?

"Take an Easter trip", do more mini-breaks, ride more, learn new things, and meet new people, don’t just work and burn out…

So, we made a resolution to send you special offers in good time...

And here they are: so there is no excuse for not keeping your resolutions for 2020!

Easter Special Offer

Want to head off for some well-trained Lusitano horses and dressage riding set against a backdrop of sea, sand and sunshine to help recharge your body and

Book your stay now and take advantage of our
"Easter Special Offer":

Stay 7 nights – pay for 6
Stay 5 nights – pay for 4

Terms and conditions: minimum stay 5 nights, applicable for stays in April 2020 subject to availability. For availability and bookings please refer to our International Travel Partners. 

EXCLUSIVE for Groups

Escola de Equitação de Alcainça is very experienced in hosting specific groups of riders (e.g. corporate groups, riding clubs, group of friends, riding schools, etc). For larger groups we are able to also offer exclusivity and special booking conditions.
Contact us directly or our International Travel Partner for more information.

Choose from our programs

Intensive riding program (A):

By choosing this option you have two riding lessons per day, one in the morning and one in the afternoon. In between the lessons you have time to relax by the pool or enjoy quiet time around the horses.

Moderate riding program (B):

You have one riding lesson per day in the morning or in the afternoon, allowing you the time to discover and enjoy the surrounding Portuguese nature and culture on offer. A trip to Lisbon or the beach from Escola de Equitaçao de Alcainça only takes 30 minutes…


Non-rider program

For the accompanying non-riders or if you want to take a day off riding.
Non-riders are also welcome and day trips can be organised to various places such as Lisbon, Sintra and the Portuguese School of Equestrian Art.

The three options can be mixed as desired, but they have to be pre-booked.

You can arrive and depart on any day and stay for as long as you like. However, for a more fulfilling experience, we do recommend a stay of at least three nights.