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Riding in Meran & environs

Not only the village of Hafling that gives the name to the horse breed of the Haflingers with their blond mane, but the entire surroundings of Meran are a paradise for horse lovers.

From short horse rides to two-day tour with overnight stay on a mountain pasture, there are varied possibilities to explore the wonderful landscape from Tschögglberg to Ulten on the back of a Haflinger horse.

Riding holidays in a hotel resort, on a farm or simply some pony riding – our selection for Meran end environs offers the perfect choice for children and beginners as well as for experienced riders:

  • Riding farm Sulfner, Hafling
    Rooms, suites and apartment at Hotel Sulfner, excursions, riding lessons and guided rounds on the riding farm right next to it
    info@reiten-in-hafling.com, Phone: +39 339 5030381
  • Riding farm Paur, Hafling
    Apartments on a farm, riding lessons on the paddock and excursions
    info@reiterhofpaur.com, Phone: +39 348 7653739
  • Erlebnis Bauernhof, Hafling/Oberdorf
    Riding lessons, excursions, pony riding
    erlebnisbauernhofhafling@gmail.com, Phone: +39 334 9079172
  • Obermichelerhof, Vöran
    Apartments on a farm, riding lessons and excursions
    info@obermichelerhof.it, Phone: +39 0473 278195
  • Riding park Lana, Lana
    Riding lessons
    gqstable@gmail.com
  • Riding stable Nals, Nals
    Riding lessons, voltage lessons and excursions
    Phone: +39 348 1698648
  • Riding centre Meran, Meran
    Riding lessons only for members, riding hall and several riding arenas
    info@centroequestremerano.it, Phone: +39 0473 232481
  • Naturresidenz Theistadl, St. Walburg
    Aparthotel with apartments and rooms, riding lessons, excursions (with guided horses too), trekking
    info@theistadl.it, Phone: +39 0473 799 011

For riding holidays in Meran and environs, farms such as Mesnerhof or Brunnerhof in Hafling are ideal, as they offer riding possibilities for their guests. Moreover, there are several providers for carriage and sleigh rides in Meran and environs, such as in Hafling or Ultental Valley.

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Riding on Haflinger horses
Riding on Haflinger horses

The well-tempered Haflinger horses are perfectly suitable for riding newbies and for children.

© Reiterhof Sulfner des Waldner Norbert
Riding excursion with Haflingers
Riding excursion with Haflingers

On the back of a Haflinger horse, you can explore the wonderful landscape in the surroundings of Meran in a very special way.

© Reiterhof Sulfner des Waldner Norbert
Riding group with Haflingers
Riding group with Haflingers

The sunny high plateau of Hafling near Meran is perfect for a cosy ride with the eponymous horses.

© Reiterhof Sulfner des Waldner Norbert
Horse-sleig ride in Meran & environs
Horse-sleig ride in Meran & environs

In Hafling near Meran, romantic horse-sleigh rides are a really special experience.

© Reiterhof Sulfner des Waldner Norbert
Horse-drawn carriage in fron of St. Kathrein church in Hafling
Horse-drawn carriage in fron of St. Kathrein church in Hafling

The high plateau of Hafling can be best explored during a romantic carriage ride.

© Reiterhof Sulfner des Waldner Norbert
Haflinger foal and mare
Haflinger foal and mare

The popular Haflinger horses come from the surroundings of Meran.

© MGM - Frieder Blickle
Haflinger in meran and environs
Haflinger in meran and environs

The good-natured Haflinger horses are perfect for beginners too.

© MGM - Frieder Blickle
Riding in Meran & surroundings
Riding in Meran & surroundings

The magnificent landscape around Meran can best be explored during a cosy ride.

© MGM - Frieder Blickle
Haflinger & woman in traditional costume
Haflinger & woman in traditional costume

Haflinger horses play an important role during traditional festivals and parades too.

© MGM - Frieder Blickle
Haflinger with carriage
Haflinger with carriage

Festively decorated and well-groomed, the good-natured Haflinger horses are frequently used for drawing carriages during traditional parades.

© MGM - Frieder Blickle

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