Equestrian center

Equestrian center Stari Dud provides personalized trainings in the on their own private riding track approx. 3,5 km long, passing over 5 creeks, 3 wellsprings, 3 small boskets, and flat meadows ideal for canter or gallop. Center is equipped with pool, sauna and other services allowing you additional relaxation to truly experience unity with nature.
  • Price from €850 per person for the trip
  • Room and full board service
  • Licensed trainer
  • Two 45-minute lessons concentrating on your individual goals per day
  • DOUBLE €850.00
  • Stable capacity 14 horse stands
  • English thoroughbred, Anglo Arab, Haflinger, Lipicans and local Coldblood breed
  • Licensed trainer

Day 1

Arrival at Zagreb airport. Guests are picked up and driven to the equestrian center and dude ranch.

Day 2

After breakfast, riders will be taken to the stable facilities (5 minute walking distance) and will be introduced to the horses - a mini "clinic“ to assert the rider's capabilities followed by an introduction to basic ride on well trained horses. In the afternoon a trail ride in our „Tondine“  - a 20 meter diameter, all round circle, small riding hall, or  in the backyard, for testing riding capabilities up and down hill.

Day 3

After breakfast we will continue introducing (or improving) the next steps of basic outdoor riding. The rest of the day a smooth walk or trot around the ranch, among our herd of cattle or sheep.

Day 4

A trail ride through picturesque villages to the banks of the river Kupa. Gallop over open fields of grass. The rest of the time will be spent in the shadow of an old forest. During the day swimming in the river (with or without horses) fishing, rafting. Barbecue.

Day 5

(Optional) We continue in the morning. After lunch, in the afternoon an organized visit to the capital city of Zagreb. A driven guided tour of it’s Cathedral, Gothic churches, museums, historical theatre and an old open air goods market. Afterwards free time to shop and wander around the historic city, a magnificent dinner will be served in one of the City restaurants. Return by our van. 

Day 6

Practice and evaluation of exercises learned during the week. Long, very early morning ride through the deep forest to the thermal bath center Topusko. The rest of the day scheduled for relaxing and recreation. Swimming pool access, body massage and lunch included in price. Afterwards, a slow pace, easy trail ride back in the late afternoon and one last fun gallop for whoever is in the mood for it.

Day 7

Breakfast and transfer to the airport.