Spend an unforgettable day exploring Omey island and beach in Connemara on horseback. Your guide will introduce you the thrill of beach horse riding along the Wild Atlantic Way on this popular 2.5 hour equestrian escape. This private experience which starts at our renowned stables, Depending on your level of experience you can canter or gallop across the white strand. Novices are kept safely in walk and trot. takes you on a ride to Omey Island that is punctuated by dramatic land and seascapes, historical sites, wild rugged landscapes and islands flung out to sea.
Our riding stables are Connemara’s premier beach trekking centre and this trek is suitable for beginner to advanced riders. There will be a short assessment before leaving with up to 2 guides depending on the number in the group and the level of experience.
A recommended meal stop would be at Oliver's - Cleggan village's famous Seafood Bar overlooking the harbour (lunch at own expense).
Helmets and boots are available at the riding centre.
It is advisable to bring appropriate warm, rain and windproof gear as weather is very changeable. Sun glasses, water/refreshments, camera and sun block
You will need to supply us with the following information: 1. Your experience level: experienced, intermediate or beginner 2. Your weight, stating kgs or lbs 3. Your height, stating cms or ft & inches ***Please note: The maximum weight limit for this horse riding activity per person is 91 kilograms / 14 stone / 200 pounds. If you are above this weight, please advise urgently and we can provide an alternative beach horse drawn carriage experience at an additional cost.
Medical conditions: Please advise guide of any and all medical conditions prior to departing on the days activities.