How to train with Maria?

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

how to train with Maria in portugal?

Maria offers lessons at Joao Pedro Rodrigues dressage yard. It is located in the Benavente district about 30 minutes away from Lisbon airport. He has fantastic lesson horses that you can learn both the all important basics as well as higher dressage movements.

Maria’s horses at her home yard

You can also book acommodation on the yard. For more information on the yard you can check their facebook page.

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