Horse Riding Around Moustiers-Sainte-Marie

Sur le plateau de Vénascle, au-dessus de Moustiers, les chevaux semblent apprécier l'environnement autant que les cavaliers !

From the biginner’s ride to the long horseback ride, riding from our village you will discover of a natural environment ideal for horseback riding. You will ride in the middle of the surrounded by aromatic plants scrublands on the Montdenier massif, at the edge of the Sainte-Croix lake with exceptional panoramas or at the entrance of the Verdon gorges…

Equestrian centers in our village & surroundings

You will get it : Moustiers offers an ideal "playground" for walking & hiking on horseback or pony, from beginner to experienced rider. That's good news: the horse riding instructors from 5 of our partners offer lessons and outings for all levels, and thus allow you to discover Moustiers, its heights and its surroundings, but also the shores of Lake Sainte-Croix, the larger in the Parc du Verdon… Get in direct contact with them and… step into the stirrup !

In Moustiers…

In the nearby villages...

The equestrian itineraries around Moustiers : "Horse rinding around the Verdon"


"Horse rinding around the Verdon" consist of "a network of equestrian itineraries developed and marked out for riders around the Valensole plateau, Sainte-Croix’s lake, the foothills of the Montdenier massif and the Verdon gorges, all the way to Castellane.


Discover all the options :

One of our accommodation partner located on one of the tracks


Go further and... Discover all the itineraries in Alpes-de-Haute-Provence


Our surroundings offers to the riders a protected nature with nearly 800 km of marked equestrian paths ! Verdon gorges & Valensole’s plateau, Val d'Allos and Ubaye valley, Monges massif and Durance valley... These are choice sectors for a wide variety of routes. These diverse territories are particularly suitable for superb horseback riding !


To discover all the marked equestrian paths in the department as well as the establishments that are members of the French Equestrian Federation (FFT) → Consult the leaflet « Alpes de Haute Provence à cheval » 

+ Follow the link to learn more about "La Route Napoléon à cheval", a 350 km route labeled "Grand Itinéraire Equestre"...




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