Rice Field Tour
Umalas Stables is the most comprehensive riding facility on the island. 30 horses are stabled at Umalas: thoroughbreds, warm-bloods, and thoroughbred crosses, as well as ponies of different breeds. Most of the horses are imported from Australia, Europe and New Zealand, providing a good selection of temperaments, energies and sizes to suit the varied needs of riders.
High quality English tack ensures safety and comfort for each ride. Qualified European and local instructors teach beginners courses through to advanced dressage and even show jumping disciplines in the covered riding hall and outdoor arena.
Umalas Equestrian Resort offers riding tuition for children and adults alike. Guests can enjoy rides along Bali's wide sandy beaches and through the lush rice terraces of local villages.
Children and beginners can also experience rice field and beach tours, accompanied by their own personal guide. Riders of all levels can uniquely experience traditional Balinese life viewed from horseback, and will surely take home unforgettable memories of magical rides in the land of smiles
One of the most memorable packages involves an easy and gentle ride along the narrow grassy walkways between the famous Balinese ricefields decorated by scores of colourful fluttering prayer flags, bird scarers, and small temples to the gods. A knowledgeable guide can make this stunning ride an exciting lesson in Balinese history and culture that few will ever forget.
For sheer adventure there is nothing like an invigorating gallop through the crashing surf along one of Bali's beautiful beaches.The Umalas Stable facility offers a covered riding hall and outdoor arena. The outdoor arena has stunning views of the surrounding rice paddies. Riders enjoy being on horseback surrounded by coconut palms and fragrant tropical flowers.The covered riding hall at Umalas Stables allows riding even on a rainy day.