Horse outside in the summer
© Sofia Ernerot

Nature & Adventure

Horse adventures

Discover Småland nature on a horse or in a carriage. See how the magnificent landscape spreads out in front of you, while you enjoy the horse's peaceful walk. Combine harmony and adventure - with a ride through Småland forests.

Riding along the river at Kyrkekvarn
Riding along the river at Kyrkekvarn. © Göran Assner


Go on a delightful two-hour ride with a riding instructor on Kyrkekvarn's Icelandic horses. If you are an experienced rider, you can hire a horse for a day or a week. To make the most of the adventure you can also rent a cosy chalet. Other activities are also available, for example canoeing.

Early morning tour
Early morning tour

Stall Sonakull

The lesson on the interaction and communication with horses is prioritised at Stall Sonakull in Gnosjö. Riding tours are arranged, for both children and adults, whether experienced or beginners. If you want to go on a longer tour, there are tours with overnight stays. The horses are of the breed Haflinger - a golden horse with a white mane and tail.

Horse and carriage on Visingsö
Horse and carriage on Visingsö

Visingsö Remmalag

Experience magical Visingsö with a horse and carriage. During summers, the traditional "Remmalagen" makes tours all day long. There are many tours of various length to choose from, so that you can discover the scenic island from a comfortably rocking carriage. The driver makes stops along the way, enabling you to make small detours to some attractions on the island. Website in Swedish with translate button.

Horse and carriage in the forest
Horse and carriage in the forest

Skärsjö häst

In the deep forests of Skärsjö, tours with horse and carriage are organised - an experience that can be customised as desired. You can choose between tours from one hour up to several days, and Swedish "fika", dinner and overnight stays can also be arranged. In case of snow, the carriage is exchanged for a sleigh.

On small roads in Småland nature
On small roads in Småland nature. © Ranch 52

Ranch 52

Riding tours and lessons in the Småland idyll in Buskahult outside Urshult. Here you can experience the true natural feeling of traveling on horseback through the forests. The riding tours are offered as shorter and longer tours on safe and well-behaved horses in comfortable western saddles.

A sleigh ride in winter
A sleigh ride in winter. © Fyrfota Hästkraft

Fyrfota Hästkraft

In a carriage, or in case of snow - a sleigh, with safe and calm North Swedish horses. Hästkraft offer tours with horse and carriage in Småland forest. Website in Swedish, but you can find contact details there.