The best known equestrian centers in Croatia are in Slavonia, Istria and Dalmatia. From small family farms, modern equestrian centers with riding schools, professional training sessions, to the known traditional knight contests, like the famous competition "Alka", Croatia has a wide range of riders. In Đakovo - Slavonia you will find a National Stud with its famous Lipizzaner horse breed bred since the 13th century here.
Just because Croatia have a varied landscape has fascinating coastline to vast mountain regions, and because this landscape was obtained in natural beauty, it lends itself to nature holiday. In addition to water sports of course belongs to the riding.
In addition, you will find in Croatia a National Stud, the further breeding the Lipizzaner for many years, the - to arise in the present-day Slovenia (Lipica) - went through a turbulent time. The stud in Djakovo presents itself and its horses successful in driving sport. Also here a Croatian Halfbred is grown, the Tulipan: well-proportioned strong and tenacious horses medium size with an impressive transition.
Istria, the small peninsula in Croatia gives the visitor the feeling of being in Tuscany. No wonder, since the earlier influence of Italy is not to be overlooked here. Istria is a lovely landscape with vineyards, romantic places, ancient churches and long coastline. combine swimming and riding wonderfully together you can in Istria. The rides you learn around Medulin know, riding on the beach and learn about the history.
Horseback Riding Stables in Croatia: