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Holistic Being with Horses

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Closed Now: 9:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
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inspiring experience

a really inspiring experience. Get into close contact with yourself to get in touch with the horse... read more

Reviewed July 8, 2018
Munich, Germany
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Wonderful experience

I am so grateful of this horsolistic session with Kathi and her 2 beautiful horses, Célaéno and... read more

Reviewed May 22, 2018
Sea E
Paris, France
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Situated in the beautiful south-west Algarve attached to Monte Velho Eco Retreat Center near beautiful beaches and embedded in untouched nature we offer equine facilitated coaching (leadership-, relationship- and self confidence training...more
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Hours Today: 9:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Monte Velho, Carrapateira 8670-230, Portugal
+351 936 694 819
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Reviewed October 25, 2010

The best riding centre experience by far. Time is spent getting to know the horses first by grooming them and doing yoga exercises in the paddock before going out. This really helps to calm nerves particularly when I hadn't ridden for a long time. As...More

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Reviewed July 8, 2018 via mobile

a really inspiring experience. Get into close contact with yourself to get in touch with the horse. and then have fun.

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Reviewed May 22, 2018

I am so grateful of this horsolistic session with Kathi and her 2 beautiful horses, Célaéno and Atreju. This is really a life changing experience if you surrender and trust the process from the beginning. Kathy is definitely a wonderful and lovely guide you can...More

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Reviewed February 8, 2018

Today was an incredible day. After 20 years of trying to get beyond a traumatic experience I had with a horse, Kathi helped me to re-connect, to my love and enjoyment of being with horses, without fear. It was also, in only one session a...More

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Reviewed January 11, 2018

I had the opportunity to get 4 sessions at Holistic Being with Horses. It had been some years ago I had contact with horses before and this time with Kathi and the horses was such a nice arrival back in the horse world but with...More

1  Thank anjaPach
Reviewed November 27, 2017

It was something unreal. I never thought that the horses are so sensitive animals. Kathi, the host was just wonderful to guide us through the process of knowing the horses and connect with them telepathically. I think, it is an amazing thing to do for...More

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Reviewed October 10, 2017 via mobile

50 € per person for some introduction to meditation and walk with horses. Good if you never had been in touch with horses before but a little childish if you want more out of your journey. The staff are very nice and they take care...More

Thank Johan R
Reviewed July 31, 2016

Andreas offers a different perspective to horse riding. His respect and understanding for the animals, nature and human beings ( of course :-)) is a revelation. His horses are adorable, calm and pleasant and you just feel that they are well treated. A riding class...More

1  Thank ELKA923
Reviewed May 30, 2016

If you have always wanted to learn to ride with greater connection, ease and harmony, Holistic Riding is the place for you. Andreas is a rare and gifted teacher. His background as a former professional rider means that he understands the traditional approach that most...More

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Reviewed March 15, 2016

This was a very authentic and truly revealing experience with both the horses and Andreas. As we were warming up to meet the horses and be with them, Andreas would take us on a journey into ourselves to be in touch with the horses. Simply...More

Thank Rivendell C
Reviewed August 13, 2015

Holistic Riding gives you a wonderful experience, where you not only learn about horses, but yourself, how society works, how to be more aware inside you and outside in the world and in the relationships with others. I recommend to everyone at any age, because...More

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June 9, 2016|
Response from hulamonkey | Reviewed this property |
Hi there. I would book in advance -- this is a small and intimate operation.