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Holistic Being with Horses

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Monte Velho, Carrapateira 8670-230, Portugal
+351 936 694 819
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getting connected

I had the opportunity to get 4 sessions at Holistic Being with Horses. It had been some years ago I... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Munich, Germany
The Life Changing Experience!

It was something unreal. I never thought that the horses are so sensitive animals. Kathi, the host... read more

Reviewed 28 November 2017
Darya S
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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, consciousnes development, body language as communication), responsible horse treatment and special offers for kids. Our focus lays on the relationship one can build with a horse that is based on trust, understanding and real connection.
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Hours Today: 9:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Monte Velho, Carrapateira 8670-230, Portugal
+351 936 694 819
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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

Thank anjaPach
Reviewed 28 November 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

Thank Darya S
Reviewed 10 October 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 31 July 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 31 May 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

Thank hulamonkey
Reviewed 15 March 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 13 August 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

Thank wellmary
Reviewed 22 July 2015

Last month, I attended a four-day course with Andreas and it was very special! It started immediately on day 1: trough working with horses, I really was confronted with my attitude and the way I present myself to the world. I found out that this...More

Thank Eva W
Reviewed 14 September 2014

Looking for a possibility of horse back riding in the Algarve, but not with a regular (in my opinion less horse friendly way of dealing with the beautiful creature "horse") stable, i found Holistic riding center Monte Velho. Last tuesday we went out: Tatoari, my...More

1  Thank gwen v
Reviewed 13 July 2014

We went here while we were staying at the holiday village thre were four of us 2 kids 1 teen and and adult the girl that brought us around the countryside was lovely and we and a good time

1  Thank qwertyuiop37
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10 June 2016|
Response from hulamonkey | Reviewed this property |
Hi there. I would book in advance -- this is a small and intimate operation.