Horseback riding in Wijk aan Zee

Horse riding on the beach of Wijk aan Zee

It is also good to stay in Wijk aan Zee for the horse lover. The beach, the woods and the agricultural hinterland are just perfect for horse rides. In the surroundings there are different equestrian routes defined which are taking you along the meadows, woods and the beach.

Horse riding on the beach of Wijk aan Zee

Horseback riding

Do you want to get horseback riding with your own horse in and around Wijk aan Zee? In the surroundings there are different parking facilities for horses. There are also riding schools which are renting horses.

In the riding schools horses are ready for you to go into nature for a couple of days. You come through woods, dunes and along the beach. Every day a guided ride outside is made. A ride in daytime is nicely relaxing.

Horse riding on the beach of Wijk aan Zee


Horseback riding at the beach relaxes you completely. Feel the wind through your hair when your horse drives in galops through the breakers. Are you going yourself horseback riding at the beach? Then there are two important things to take into account: de times that you are allowed at the beach and the tides.

Gedurende de periode van 1 oktober tot 30 april mag er van maandag tot en met zaterdag worden paardgereden op het strand. Gedurende deze periode is het echter niet toegestaan om op zon- en feestdagen tussen 12.00 en 19.00 met uw paard op het strand te komen.

Het spreekt voor zich dat het strand in de periode mei tot en met september voorbehouden is voor de strandbezoekers en paarden dan niet toegestaan zijn.

Horseback riding at the beach is the most beautiful at low tide, one could gallop to his heart’s content over the wide beach. Please watch carefully at the information signs which are at each beach(entrance) for eventual (temporary) rules.

Riding schools

For horseback riding we recommend you following companies: