Great riding holidays, trail rides, and hiking in the unspoilt nature of Transylvania.

Equus Silvania in Sinca Noua, jud. Brasov / All Regions
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Our eco-certified riding centre with guesthouse is located in Sinca Noua, 50 km West of Brasov, at the foot of the Carpathian Mountains.

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Equus Silvania - Romania - Sinca Noua, jud. Brasov

Our riding centre with guesthouse is located in Sinca Noua (50 km West of Brasov) at the foot of the Carpathian Mountains. Equus Silvania is a German-Romanian business, which combines Western standard and horsemanship with Romanian traditions, cuisine, and lifestyls. We offer to our guests not only great horses, a fantastic landscape and good opportunities to observe wildlife (e.g. brown bears), but also a healthy and natural environment.
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Additional information about the area

Excursions: medieval villages and towns of Transylvania, flora and fauna of the Carpathian Mountains
Traveling by car:
Ca. 3 hours North of Bucharest and 1.5 hours East o Sibiu.
Traveling by plane:
We offer shuttle service from Bucharest or Sibiu.
Pickup service is possible
Traveling by train:
We offer shuttle service from Brasov.
Pickup service is possible

nearby /
on the property

Skiing cross-country, Biking, Mountain biking, Hiking, Wildlife Viewing, Birding

Not more
than a 15 min.
drive away

Restaurants, Lake/river for swimming, Fishing

Not more
than a 90 min.
drive away

National Historic Sites, Theater, Galleries / Museum, Cinema, Shopping, Fitness Center , Tennis court, Skiing downhill, Mountain climbing
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Information about the riding facility / horse farm/ranch


Holiday Company, Farm, Riding Stable, B & B for Horsemen, Children's Holiday Company, Hotel for Horsemen
Guest Capacity:
Minimum age for guests:
no limitation

General description:

Our eco-certified riding centre with guesthouse is located in Sinca Noua, 50 km West of Brasov, at the foot of the Carpathian Mountains.

Amenities/equipment of the riding facility

  • Riding facility
  • Shower facilities for Horses
  • Solarium for horses
  • Gastronomy available
  • Riding area / bridle-path
  • Paddock - Pasture
  • Parking space for horse trailers
  • Tack room

Details of the Riding area

We offer various riding possibilities. You can join us for a short roundtrip of an hour or two, half-day or day rides, or longer rides up to two weeks.
What we have to offer
  • Horses for guests available
  • Riding lessons - Riding classes
  • Accommodation for one night only
  • Short Term stays (2-5 days)
  • Weekend stays
  • Weekly
  • Long Term stays
  • Family Trips
  • Group activities
  • accommodation for Non-Riders too
  • Reduction for Non-Riders
  • Sightseeing Tours
  • Barbecues

Additional Animals on the property

On our farm we have next to the horses also a donkey, pigs, geese, ducks, chicken, rabbits, turkeys, cats and dogs.

Other offers and explanations

Between May and October we offer the opportunity to visit a hide in the forest, with a high chance to observe wild brown bears.
Horses available in our riding program
Number of Horses:
in all >20 Horses are available.
Kind of Horses:
For Beginners, For Advanced Riders, Horses height 148 cm & up, Ponies
(Trained for / Saddle):
English / Classic, For guided Trail Rides
More information of the Horses for rent (Breed - Training etc.)
Mainly Arabs, Shagya-Arabs, Kisberi, Gidran, and other Hungarian and Romanian breeds.
Riding program
  • with horses for rent
  • Guided Trail Rides
  • by the hour rides
  • All-day Rides
  • Pack Trips / Horse Trekking
  • Weekend Rides
  • Short Week 3-5 days
  • 5-8 days
  • 9-14 days
  • Trailrides on request
  • Horse Trekking with different Stations
  • Horse Trekking with solid Station
  • Wagon Trips
  • Cross-Country
Minimum age for Trail Rides:
No restriction
Riding experience:
Little experience required
Demand on rider:
little demands
Big/Heavy Riders:
on request
Notes and supplements for the Trail Rides / Riding Program
During the summer months we offer both centre-based rides and trail rides, also family holidays throughout the year. Jan/Feb we offer winter riding. We are, however, also open to other requests.

Training - Riding lessons - Riding classes
General information of the Training:
Trained Horses available, Private Lessons, Group Instruction
Riding Lessons for:
For Beginners, For Advanced Riders, especially for Children, especially for older Riders
Minimum Age for Riding Classes:
no limitation
Riding Classes / Lessons
English / Classic Riding, Recreational riding, Cross-Country, Trekking, Courses for Horse Lunging, Ground Training Courses
Guest lodgings

Our guesthouse offers space for up to 25 persons in a cosy atmosphere

9 Single / double room(s) :
Our guesthouse has 9 spacious rooms, all with bathroom/shower/WC on suite.
3 Multi-bedded room(s):
suitable for families with 2-3 children
Kind of Catering:
  • Breakfast on request obligatory
  • Half-board on request possible by arrangement
  • Full-board on request possible by arrangement
  • Vegetarian Meals possible by arrangement
  • Wholesome food
  • Organic Farm
More information of the Catering:
We put emphasis on local, organic food, which is produced without pesticides or chemical fertilisers.
General information of the accommodation
Special features:
Dogs permitted, No smoking, Washing machine, Dryer, Internet access, Internet-/ E-mail service
Current Job offers

Horse aupair(s) for leading riding centre with international clientel in Transylvania/Romania wanted

Type of work: :
Apprenticeship / Summer job / Au pair
Work area: :
Riding instructor / Riding assistance, Horse training / Rider
Time period:
1.11.2016 to 1.08.2017
Duration: :
6 - 12 months
We are a German-Austrian family and run an eco-riding centre at the foot of the Romanian Carpathians. We offer centre-based rides, trail rides, winter riding, and family holidays for an international clientel. Next to co-guiding, the position includes regularly working our 30 horses, training of young horses, and correcting the older horses. We also need some support for the home-schooling programme of our two girls (11 and 13 years). If you are a good rider, you like pristine nature, and are happy to join a nice and motivated team, if you like to ride on long days through medieval landscapes, and if you are happy to assist our children in their German school education, please let us know. We always need at least one aupair with French language skills. We offer free food and lodging and 200 Euro pocket money/month and need horse-aupairs again for February 2015. Jobs available for 6-12 months.
Qualifications / Requirements::
- foreign language skills (English fluent, German and/or French preferred)
- good riding skills and understanding of horses
- Flexibility and capability to work hard
Phone:  + 40 740 185 583       Contact form

Current Job offers

Guides for trail riding centre in Transylvania

Type of work: :
Permanent position
Work area: :
Riding instructor / Riding assistanceNo details
Time period:
1.03.2017 to 31.10.2017
Duration: :
8 months - full summer season plus 2 months before
Equus Silvania is the leading trail riding operator in Romania and offers weekly, high quality trail and centre-based rides between April and October. On top we offer for families and individual riders riding lessons and shorter or longer hacks. We work with international guests, which usually are good riders. For the summer season 2016 we seek two experienced guides, which take our clients out on the rides.
Qualifications / Requirements::
Excellent riding, experience as horse guide, fluent English knowledge (preferably also other foreign languages such as German or French), responsible towards clients and horses.
Phone:  + 40 740 185 583       Contact form

Rates and contact

Rates of the accommodation

Rates of the single / double bedroom:
from: 41,00 Euro / Day
to: 100,00 Euro / Day
Rates of the mult-bedded room:
from: 75,00 Euro / Day
to: 122,00 Euro / Day

Rates of the Horses for rent

Rates for renting a Horse:
20,00 Euro per hour / Horse
Notes to the rental costs:
Our prices start from 20 Euro for one hour up to 80 Euro for a full day ride.
Equus Silvania
First name:
Last name:
+ 40 740 185 583
Phone 2:
+ 40 740 185 583

You can contact us with the following languages:
German, English, Romanian

E-Mail address: Inquiry

Company: Equus Silvania
Zip/Postal Code: 507210
Street: Equus Silvania
Country: Romania -- All Regions -- Sinca Noua, jud. Brasov
Phone: + 40 740 185 583
Phone 2: + 40 740 185 583