Horse ride at Elise's

Horse riding in Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer in the Camargue

Discover the Camargue on horseback

Horseback riding in Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer

To explore the land of horses, bulls, fauna and flora, preserved , the best way is on horseback. At Elise, two walks per day are offered, only by reservation. You will enjoy a ride far from the usual tourist trails, in a family and friendly atmosphere

We offer you the beach in two formulas: The full day 6 hours or the half-day private tour with truck transport.

Elise and her team, approved and passionate, have an experience of more than 25 years, so they will be able to accompany you in the different stages of your trip. .                           ;                           ;  

The horseback rides are accessible from 6 years old and for all levels (beginners, riders). The walks are either in groups (8 max) or for those who wish to take a private walk. We accept groups up to 14 people

At Elise, the well-being of the 25 horses and respect for the Camargue are two priorities. 

Choosing a stroll at Chez Elise is:

  • Walksin small groupsorin private, far from the tourist trails
  • Friendlyhorseback ridesin a family spirit
  • A accredited guide, passionate and listening
  • Respect the horses and their well-being

Rides & prices

2024 season: From February 16 to November 15.

Schedules change according to the seasons for heat.

Meet 30 minutes before departure.

All walks take place inland, the hinterland, the bulls, the birds, marshes and far from the tourist trails in a small group or on a private walk.     

We offer the beach on two packages: - the full day (6 hours) for experienced riders - or the half-day private ride option for everyone levels (For 2 people) with truck transport in a private domain.

  GROUP WALKS (8 people max)

- For beginners and riders:

  • 1 hour walk in a private domain, bulls, marshes: €30 per person.
  • 2-hour walk in the lands, the hinterland, marshes, bulls, private domain: €50 per person.
  • 1 hour walk at Sunset in a private area, bulls, marshes: €50 per person.

- For riders from 4 people: (or take a private ride)

  • 3-hour walk inland, Petit Rhône, rice fields, bulls and marshes: €70 per person
  • 4-hour walk + meals included at Manade des Baumelles: €130 per person (except July and August for the heat)
  • Full day - Beach, marsh and pine forest - 120€ per person bring a picnic or 13€ with picnic. (except July and August for heat)
  • BIVOUAC on the beach from Saturday July 27 to Sunday July 28: €270 / person.
    - 6 hours of riding + aperitif + evening meal + breakfast. For riders.


  • From 10 to 15 minutes: €10


  • 2-hour walk in the lands, marshes, bulls, private domain: €100 per person
  • 3-hour walk inland, Petit Rhone, Rizieres, bulls, marshes: €150 per person
  • Half day to the Beach of the big raft, marshes and pine forest: €150 per person + transport by truck. (Except July and August for the heat)
  • Full day - Beach, marshes and pine forest: €300 per person + meals included: Apero, grill, dessert... (Except July and August for the heat )

We can travel with groups of 14 people accompanied by 2 or 3 guides depending on the levels.

Discover the nearby hotel

Le Mas des Barres hotel

La Promenade à cheval chez Elise is located in a hotel called Mas des Barres. Their proximity makes it possible to share a large car park for hotel guests and the Chez Elise Horse Ride. If you want to sleep in a 3-star hotel in Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer, visit the Mas des Barres website and book the room that best suits your needs.

These two establishments are separate, please contact the hotel directly for any questions relating to the reservation of a room.

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Book your ride

- To book your horseback ride in the Camargue, you will need to contact us by email or by telephone (sms)

- Please let us know: your height, weight, levels(beginner or rider)and the age of the children, to be able to prepare the most suitable horse.  

- Close on Mondays, except public holidays.

- Children are allowed from 6 years old.

- Payment is made by check or cash.

- 2 walks / day

- Maximum weight 90km (thank you for your understanding)

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Discover the 25 horses, the stablesand the different places that you can observe during your horseback ride in Les Saintes -Maries-de-la-Mer in Camargue. For more information on your next ride, contact us by email or by phone (text)

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Contact us

  • To book your ride, youyou will need to contact us by email or by phone (sms)
  • Please let us know: your height, weight, level (beginner or rider) and the age of the children because we prepare the horses by reservation.
  • Maximum weight is 90 kg. Thank you for your understanding.
  •  We accept children from 6 years old.
  • Payment is made only by check or cash (we do not take credit cards).
  • 2 walks / day
  • Close Mondays, except public holidays (04/1 - 05/20)

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