Ride Overview - Royal Dublin Horse Show and Foothill Trails
You will begin your week with 3 days riding at one of Ireland’s top equestrian facilities nestled in the foothills of the Dublin Mountain and enjoy awe inspiring views of Dublin City, Leinster, the Irish Sea and the famous hill of Tara. Note all the horses at the stable as you may have a chance to cheer one on at the horse show! BHS certified instructors provide flat, dressage, stadium and cross country lessons both indoor and over cross country courses. Then you are off to attend the Royal Dublin Horse Show. During your 3 days at the show you will attend the Nations’ Cup competition for the Aga Khan trophy and enjoy the special horse show entertainment and vendor booths.
Ride Itinerary - Royal Dublin Horse Show and Foothill Trails
Here is a sample itinerary as you can create your own.
Sunday, July 17th
Transfer to the 4* CityWest Hotel near the one of the top Irish riding stable which overlooks Dublin.
Monday, July 18th – Wednesday, July 20th
Lessons and/or trail rides, 2 – 3 hours per day
Thursday, July 21st
Transfer with your guide to the Dublin Horse Show. Your guide will take you on a tour of the horse show grounds and then take you to the 4* Stillorgan Hotel where you will stay during your horse show attendance. You will have to purchase your entrance ticket to the show grounds at the show.
Friday, July 22nd – Sunday, July 24th
Attend the Dublin Horse Show. The Nations Cup is on Friday, August 7th. The Puissance and National Hunter Championships are on Saturday, August 8th. Team Show Jumping and Hunt Chase Cup in on Sunday, August 9
Monday, July 25th
Transfer to the airport.
Ride Details - Royal Dublin Horse Show and Foothill Trails
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Royal Dublin Horse Show and Foothill Trails