Who We Are
Connemara Equestrian Escapes offer bespoke week-long guided tours with an equine twist in Connemara, on the west coast of Ireland.
Join Cáit (Gaelic for Kate but prnounched ‘Cotch’), a 3rd generation Connemara pony breeder as she and her team guide you through the winding turns of the back roads of Connemara. Cáit’s deep connection with the area and the people will take you off the beaten path to immerse you in the history of Connemara and meet it’s colourful characters that have maintained traditions going back generations.
Why Make the Trip
and family-friendly options
100% Secure tour
Easy Online Booking
Award Winning Service
Personalised Tours Are Available
Experienced Instructors and Guides
Perfectly Trained Horses
7 Day Custom Tour
Our custom 7-day fully guided horse-riding vacation, in the rugged wilderness of Connemara, Co. Galway is a truly unique trail-riding experience that offers all the excitement, attractions, and scenic delights of our standard tour – but with an element of customization that allows you to add your very own personal touch to your vacation, tailored to your specific needs.
A Few Tips to Help You Plan Your Tour
Both you and your insurance company know that horse riding is a risk sport.You must provide us with your insurance policy number, insurance provider name & contact details prior to your trip with us.
At Connemara Equestrian Escapes, we don’t impose weight or height restrictions on our riders because lightness in the saddle does not necessarily relate to how tall you are or how much you weigh.
Most of our international customers fly in to either Dublin or Shannon airports.We advise our customers to to fly in at least one day prior to their trip start date to get over any jet-lag issues and ensure your are energised for your first riding day.
Margaret Ann LaRue
Judy Johnson Tsai
Betsy Guyther Fritz
Donna De Francis
Tracy Hodges Slaughter
Mary Beth Ruby
Equestrian Living Magazine Gold List
Equestrian Farmer Of The Year 2015