Horseback riding in Knokke-Heist

Horse riding on the beach of Knokke-Heist

It is also good to stay in Knokke-Heist for the horse lover. The beach, the woods and the agricultural hinterland are just perfect for horse rides. In the surroundings there are different equestrian routes defined which are taking you along the meadows, woods and the beach.

Horse riding on the beach of Knokke-Heist

Horseback riding

Do you want to get horseback riding with your own horse in and around Knokke-Heist? In the surroundings there are different parking facilities for horses. There are also riding schools which are renting horses.

In the riding schools horses are ready for you to go into nature for a couple of days. You come through woods, dunes and along the beach. Every day a guided ride outside is made. A ride in daytime is nicely relaxing.

Horse riding on the beach of Knokke-Heist


Horseback riding at the beach relaxes you completely. Feel the wind through your hair when your horse drives in galops through the breakers. Are you going yourself horseback riding at the beach? Then there are two important things to take into account: de times that you are allowed at the beach and the tides.

The entry of horses on the beach is prohibited from 15 March to 15 October, with the exception of the stretch of beach in Zoute, east of the most eastern Gege put watersports club.

Horseback riding at the beach is the most beautiful at low tide, one could gallop to his heart’s content over the wide beach. Please watch carefully at the information signs which are at each beach(entrance) for eventual (temporary) rules.

Riding schools

For horseback riding we recommend you following companies:

Zoute stables

De vrede 1, Knokke
tel. +32 475 761 765 
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Manege Mustang

Grotestraat 130, De Haan
tel. 049 781 334 7 
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Ponderosa Ryckaert

Kalverkeetdijk 148, Knokke-Heist
tel. +32 506 054 43 

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