Riding on the back of a horse is a pleasant timepass, and Hungary is known as a horse country. In the vicinity of Lake Balaton there are many places to borrow horses, so horse riding on the lake is a common thing. Also carriage rides here will be suitable for less sporty persons. Horses are the main actors in the daring demonstrations of the "Hungarian Post”.
Horse riding at the lake is suitable for beginners as well as for advanced riders, there are rides available with the duration ranging from an hour and a half to a full day. On some farms, horse riding for children is also available on demand. Moreover, in some places, the horse riding on a lawn or under the guidance is offered, which is ideal for beginners as the first acquaintance with the new four-legged friends before riding next time in some other areas.
Village Zamardi on the south shore of Lake Balaton is known as a perfect place for riding. Those, who do not look for a holiday home or hotel in advance but want horse riding at the lake to be a part of their vacation, are offered a wide range of accommodation options there. It will be easy to find a horse farm for a riding fan, and he may soon inhale the familiar smell of the horses.
Horse riding in nature environment of Lake Balaton offers a unique experience. Especially recommended for those, who are interested in horses, a ride in the wonderful scenery of the plains or a ride in the Kis-Balaton Nature Reserve, provides nature lovers with the extraordinary opportunity to observe many species of water birds out of the saddle.
Horse riding at the lake is a wonderful adventure, which should not be missed by a true friend of horses.
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