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Promenade a Cheval La Marisma

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Authentic and fun!

First visit was in 2009, with my sister who, like myself, is an experienced rider. A 2 hour trip... read more

Reviewed 14 July 2017
Cecilie A
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Breathtaking ride in the Camargue

We spent the most incredible day with Joel and Patty and their horses. Highlights included... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2016
Avignon, France
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Petite Route d Icard, 13460 Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer, France
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Reviewed 20 January 2018

I booked a ride with my 3 children and had the worst experience ever. The horses are not suited for children. We were 2 good riders and 2 beginners. The reassured us that the horses were ok but no! I went on a canter with...More

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Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

First visit was in 2009, with my sister who, like myself, is an experienced rider. A 2 hour trip with Joel and another experienced rider so we rode along in a good pace! Was great fun and we had some good stretches of gallop :D...More

Thank Cecilie A
Reviewed 3 October 2016

We spent the most incredible day with Joel and Patty and their horses. Highlights included galloping along a deserted beach with just flamingos for company and beautiful scenery and bird life. We found our hosts to be informative, professonal and charming and they imparted their...More

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Reviewed 23 September 2015

We booked at La Marisma with a lot of apprehension. The reviews were so good that it was hard to believe! Now I have to say that they are all true. Don’t expect the usual touristic approach though. Patty and Joel are breeders, not TAs....More

1  Thank sebaysole
Reviewed 1 September 2015

The owners seemed nice, but hardly spoke any english which was challenging. The horses looked fine, but were used to tourists and didn't respond very well. We did do galop 3 times, which was nice. The route through the Camarque was fine, however we suspect...More

Thank siske_roel
Reviewed 12 August 2015 via mobile

What a beautiful experience! Joel et Patty are not just running a business they live a passion and we lived it too with them for over 2 hours. They passed onto my children their love of the Camargue and their horses, a wonderful educational time...More

1  Thank Jacques R
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