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Sunset Platinum Excursion

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Future tour dates will open 5 weeks before the tour date.

Weekday Pricing Per Rider
Adult/Child Riders under the age of 13 must be accompanied by an adult.
Weekend Pricing Per Rider
Adult/Child Riders under the age of 13 must be accompanied by an adult.

Bradenton, FL Sunset Horseback Riding on the Beach

What could be more magical than riding and swimming your majestic horse in the bay and seeing amazing colors of the setting sun. Perfect for anniversaries, proposals, honeymoons or an amazing date. These rides are limited and are truly a once in a lifetime experience. Begin your excursion by meeting our beautiful, amazing horses. 95% of these horses are rescues!

Keep an eye out for wildlife on your sunset horseback ride, as it’s common to see manatees, stingrays, and dolphins swimming by. Palma Sola Bay is a natural breeding ground for our manatees! Enjoy the beautiful Bradenton, FL sunset views as you ride with your gentle companion. Ask your guide about your horse’s story. You may even shed a tear when you hear some of the horrible conditions our horses came from.

After a brief horse riding in water lesson, our horses will swim while you ride them. Our swimming horses are never forced to swim; this is actually their favorite part! So grab hold of their manes and hang on tight! Horse riding in water almost feels like you’re flying through the air.

There is no hard impact or bouncing as the horses’ feet do not touch the ground while they swim (if conditions are right, and the temperature is above 60 degrees). Your mounted guide navigates the tides and shares information about our native sea life and our rescue horses. They also take pictures that can be purchased on the day of your ride and even downloaded right to your phone.

Important Information About Our Sunset Beach Horse Riding Tour

Your excursion will include a meet and greet with your horse, safety meeting, 60 minutes in the saddle, and your final farewell with the ponies. Please plan on arriving 15-20 minutes before your scheduled ride time. If for any reason the weather is not cooperating, the ride may be altered. Your safety and enjoyment are our top priorities. Horses venture into the ocean about three feet deep during most of the ride. You can enjoy this ride even in cooler temperatures as you do not have to get wet.

Caution – we are selling out FAST! Please book your Beach horseback ride online as far in advance as possible. The picture package is available on the day of your ride starting at $25 for two people.

All minor children under 13 must be accompanied by an adult on the same ride. Everyone rides their own horse, no double riding allowed. Children under 10 must receive permission from the owner. Please email or call.

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