Learn to ride
On the backs of our patient horses and with the help from our empathetic riding teacher, adults as well as children (from 6 years) are in good hands. And regardless of whether you or your child want to start riding or improve your riding skills: our qualified teachers at Gut Enghagen teach you accordingly to you level of experience and knowledge. Enjoy your lessons on our riding grounds surrounded by green meadows and a magnificent mountain panorama.
|Learn to ride||Duration||Price per person|
|Private lesson on the lunge||15 min.||€ 14,-|
|Group lessons (max 7 horses)||25 min.||€ 14,-|
|Group lessons (max 7 horses)||50 min.||€ 25,-|
Horse & trekking rides
Trekking rides in Austria, a unique experience: Spend endless time to enjoy the world together with your horse, marvel at the beauty of nature, explore your surroundings from another perspective and leave the hectic and frantic everyday life behind. Experience riding holidays with your family in untouched mountain valleys, ancient forests and on adventurous paths in beautiful Austria!
|Day treks for experienced riders||Duration||Price per person|
|Day rides through the region *||Saturdays||€ 135,-|
|Day rides to the mountain pasture *||Saturdays||€ 115,-|
|Guided rides||1 hours||€ 28,-|
|Guided rides||2 hours||€ 50,-|
|Guided rides||3 hours||€ 69,-|
* The minimum number of participants is 4 people.
Experience horses playfully and safely!
Children often feel magically attracted to horses. The right way to deal with them can be learned from the age of 4: with our child-friendly riding education program. Here we focus on fantasy, experience, movement and playful exploring. Young horse enthusiasts are also given the opportunity to ride a pony (which is guided by a parent). The perfect foundation for a lifelong love for equestrian sports, established in our family hotel!
|Riding education||Duration||Price per child|
|maximum 2 children||50 Min.||€ 19,-|
Family vacation & riding at the holiday hotel Gut Enghagen—that’s fun, passion and a hobby for life. Combine a childhood dream with a horse farm vacation! Easily done by booking a family vacation with horse riding at our family hotel Gut Enghagen. Horseback riding holidays in Austria are perfect for taking on the adventure and finally getting in the saddle yourself, or for living your greatest passion, horseback riding, in the beautiful and exciting landscape of Upper Austria.
Learn English riding or improve your previous knowledge
Our riding arena (20 by 40 m) is idyllically located, surrounded by green meadows and a magnificent mountain panorama. Our well-trained riding instructor guides children and adults with great patience and empathy. Thus, beginners will feel safe in dealing with the horses and riding quickly. But even advanced riders can improve and learn more.
2 days riding through the national park
Horseback hiking in the Kalkalpen National Park
Pure wilderness on four hooves
Let’s go and experience Austria’s largest yet uninhabited forest area on the back of a reliable four-legged friend, guided by a knowledgeable hiking guide and nourished with delicious food. Unspoilt mountain valleys, deep, ancient forests, rushing streams, adventurous paths and a fascinating flora and fauna lay ahead of us on those fabulous riding trails.
2 day ride
all-inclusive (2 days, 1 nights)
- Food and non-alcoholic drinks
- Rental fee for horse and food
- Organization (hiking guide, luggage transfer, …)
€ 390,- per person
€ 280,- with your own horse
Riding holidays at the Upper Austrian family hotel
From a horse’s back, the magnificent mountain scenery surrounding Gut Enghagen looks even more impressive.
Saddle-strong young and older riders can experience the natural beauty of the unique Kalkalpen National park during a guided ride through meadows and forests on their riding holidays in Austria. A certain highlight during your stay at Gut Enghagen will be a joint ride up to our hotel’s own alpine pasture, including an overnight stay with a special atmosphere. Can you imagine a better way to combine vacationing and horseback riding?
By the way: Horseback riding is available all year round! Only the outdoor rides depend on the weather situation in winter.
NEW indoor riding arena opened in 2019!