Equestrian Stay

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A stay dedicated to horse lovers. Take advantage of the Uruguayan plains for long rides and recharge your batteries away from noise and light pollution. Discover the daily life of Latin American cowboys and immerse yourself in this culture.

Duration

8 days

Transport

Rental vehicle

Accommodation

4* hotels

Accompaniment

English-speaking guide

Recommended months

November to March

Day 1

Arrival in Montevideo

Upon arrival at Montevideo airport, you will be transferred to your hotel to drop off your luggage. Take this opportunity to start getting into the local atmosphere.

We offer you a private tour of the capital with a driver and an English-speaking guide for 4 hours. You will visit the most emblematic places of Montevideo. The tour starts with the Ciudad Vieja (old town) and its port, you will pass through the trendy districts of Pocitos and Punta Carretas, you will see the famous Centenario stadium which hosted the first world cup.

Accommodation in a 4* hotel with breakfast included.

Day 2

Pueblo Edén

After picking up your rental car, head for Pueblo Edén, where you will stay at a charming stud farm.

Only ride purebred Arabian horses, perfectly trained and for which a certain experience is necessary. A total change of scenery in this hilly region of Uruguay.

In an ideal setting for all nature lovers, surrounded by hills, green fields and waterfalls, you can enjoy long walks in the Uruguayan countryside.

Accommodation at the Stud Farm on full board basis.

Day 3

Another day in Eden

Horse riding, fresh produce, asado… one more day in this idyllic setting.

Take advantage of the full board to discover fresh and local products.

Lodging at the Stud Farm on full board.

Day 4

Direction the Atlantic coast

Today we go to the charming village of La Pedrera. There is nothing like a horseback ride on the beach to discover the Uruguayan coast.

Take advantage of your free time to stroll around the charming village of La Pedrera. Take a stroll along the main street, where many artisans come to sell their creations.

Accommodation in a 4* hotel with breakfast included.

Day 5

Cabo Polonio & Punta del Diablo

Today, you’re heading to Cabo Polonio. Visit this charming ecological reserve on horseback. This peninsula, protected because of its priority ecosystem, is one of the largest sea lion reserves in South America. You will be able to appreciate its legendary lighthouse and its typical houses. An idyllic setting to recharge your batteries.

At the end of the afternoon, you will leave in the direction of Punta del Diablo. This delightful fishing village will seduce you with its peace and quiet. Enjoy its sumptuous beaches, ideal for surfing and nature lovers. Take advantage of the facilities of this small, charming hotel to relax after a long day of horse riding.

Accommodation in a 4* hotel with breakfast included.

Day 6

Santa Teresa National Park

Discover the Santa Teresa National Park. With its 3000 hectares, its native animal reserve, its floral park and its fortress full of history. Take advantage of its endless white sandy beaches for horseback riding.

Located on La Viuda beach, facing the sea and surrounded by sand dunes, just a few minutes from a picturesque little fishing village and its lighthouse. All suites have sea views and a panoramic Jacuzzi.

Accommodation in 4* hotel with breakfast included

Day 7

Laguna del Castillo

On the way to the Laguna del Castillo to stay in an Estancia. This Estancia offers travelers comfortable rooms with private bathroom, large lounges with fireplaces, and many places where you will feel in direct contact with nature.

Situated on the banks of the Laguna de Castillos, this old antique house offers a stay with full or half board and combines outdoor activities with delicious rural comfort. There are many activities to discover.

Accommodation in the Estancia with full board

Day 8

Return to Montevideo and departure

Let’s head to Montevideo where you will leave your rental car at the airport.

Our favorites

  • The peace and quiet that emanates from the country in general and which invites to relaxation.
  • The quality of the Stud Farm at Pueblo Edén
  • Walks on the endless white sandy beaches

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