Alter Real Stud farm in Alter do Chao - at this old stud farm, founded during the 18th century you can see the beautiful wild horses of Alter Real and Sorraia, take riding lessons, watch falconry shows with birds in free flight, see different themed exhibits and also participate in guided or environmental tours.#Marvao #Alentejo #Portugal #travel #hotel #Boutiquehotelpoejo
Alter Real Horse - Horse Breeds
The Alter Real horse is a branch of the Lusitano. By 1760, the Alter Real horse breed was famous & without peer in the Royal Riding School of Portugal.
Lusitano Stallions Standing at Stud Buckskin Black Bay
The Lusitano Stallions are a breed rich in history. Early cave drawings of the Iberian Horse (Andalusian/Lusitano) identify this Stallion breed as one of the oldest horse breeds in the world. The Andalusian in Spain and the Lusitano Stallion in Portugal originated from the same Iberian Horse. Geographic factors, economics, and customs of the two countries influenced different Stallion traits and qualities of these horses. The Lusitano's agility and bravery stems from development for the…