Chevaux au galopChevaux au galop des Ecuries Du Palordet à Montracol. Ain.
©Chevaux au galop des Ecuries Du Palordet à Montracol. Ain.|Morgane MONNERET
Bourg-en-Bresse destinations

On horseback

A horse, your trusty companion

Horse riding

between Bresse and Revermont

The French department of Ain is ideal for horse-riding. The same applies to Bourg-en-Bresse Destinations. The International Show Jumping Competition is proof of that, organised every year in May. There are so many trails suitable for horse riding. The horse riding stables provide introductory sessions and horse riding outings for people of all ages. Get on your saddle !


Bourg-en-Bresse **** Show Jumping competition

A real institution for the past 30 years and counting !

With a Top Prize of €100,000 for this show jumping competition over 1m55 obstacles, the Bourg-en-Bresse 4* CSI attracts some of the best riders in the world.


FierS à Cheval 2015
FierS à Cheval 2015
FierS à Cheval 2015

Fiers à Cheval

A passing dream

A herd of white and ivory horses, symbols of peace, purity and spirit.
Horses carved with large inflatable materials (over 3.5 m high) are put motion by bold puppeteers in legendary costumes.  A passing dream, a parade, a cavalcade, a fantastic horse ride. … and everything suggests that this is not over…

Come and see this magical show from a local company, les Quidamsfrom Etrez (a former town, now part of Bresse Vallons).

Founded by its artistic director, Jean-Baptiste Duperray, in 1994, the Compagnie des Quidams has created over a dozen shows. which have been performed in over forty countries, from Europe to Australia, Asia and South America. The company brings together about twenty artists and technicians from various backgrounds (theatre, dance, music, circus, etc.).


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