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Maria Faria Carvalho gives lessons and clinics regularly in Portugal, Germany, Switzerland and Finland.

how to train with Maria in portugal?

Maria’s horses live in a small beautiful village called Santo Estevao about 30 minutes from Lisbon. She has two horse’s to give lessons with. The horses are well trained lusitanos that will give anyone a very good perspective of good horse training and riding.

Maria’s horses at her home yard

You can easily get to Santo Estevao from Lisbon airport. It is recommended to rent a car as it makes moving around Portugal convenient. There is good quality accommodation in the village as well as in the cities close by.

Please ask the prices from Maria by e-mail or phone. She is happy to help with giving you information about training with her!


Maria’s teaching suits riders at all levels from basic level up to Grand Prix. Please read customer reviews from the other tab to get to know what it is like to train with Maria.

Fial ry (The Finnish Lusitano Association) arranges Maria’s clinics in Finland Please ask Fial ry about the up coming clinics and lesson prices. You are more than welcome to come and watch the trainings. It is very nice to watch her teach as you can easily see the rider and horse learn and improve in a good state of mind.

Andrea Nigg is the organiser for the swiss clinics. Please contact her through her e-mail