Get away from a busy everyday life and business engagements to reserve your free time for your family. We have prepared for you tourist and educational programmes for your quality stay full of mutual bonding and love. Time spent with Lipizzan horses is the right way to make your child happy and to offer unforgettable moments for a joyful childhood.

The price of all programmes includes two adults and max. three children. In order to have a quality visit, no more than two families can attend a programme.

PACKAGE – I

Basic programme MEET THE STUD FARM LIPIK + educational programme FIRST CONTACT WITH LIPIZZANERS.
Programme Time: 1,5 hour
Price: 40,00 kn per person
Time schedule: as agreed with our Tourist Department

Enjoying the walk at the Stud Farm guided by our expert employee who will introduce you with and tell the story of Lipizzan horses and a short story about the history of the stud farm and life of Lipizzaners. Horse Training and dressage take place at the stud farm.

Guided tours include visits to:

  • Horse stables
  • Carriage collection
  • Dressage terrain
  • The souvenir shop

FIRST CONTACT WITH LIPIZZANERS (for families with children of 3 years of age and up)

The First Contact with Lipizzaners programme incites new emotions and encourages development of children’s senses. The Lipizzaner is a true man’s friend, which can be particularly seen with children. Since the children at that age are not yet ready to ride but love horses and want to meet them, this is a programme for them. It will help them make the first contact with a horse, learn basics and feel the warmth of a horse on their palms.

This is a new programme of the State Stud Farm Lipik where you and your child have a unique experience through spending time together and a direct contact with your new friend.

The programme is conducted under the expert guidance of a trainer.

First Contact with Lipizzaners programme includes:

  • Lipizzaners at the Stud Farm Lipik

  • How does a Lipizzan horse look like?

  • A working day of a Lipizzaner at the Stud Farm

  • How do horses see, hear and show their mood?

  • How do horses communicate with children?

  • What do Lipizzaners eat and what do they like doing?

  • First contact with a Lipizzaner

  • Visit to a souvenir shop with a souvenirs for children (picture books, colour books, school kit, magnets, tags, etc.)

PACKAGE – II

Basic programme MEET THE STUD FARM LIPIK + educational programme LIPIZZANER-MAN’S FRIEND

For children age 6 and up

Programme Time: 1.5 hour

Price: 50.00 kn per person

Time schedule: as agreed with our Tourist Department

LIPIZZANER – MAN’S FRIEND  (for families with children age 6 and up)

Would you like that your child gets to know horses – Lipizzaners in a different way? This can be done in our programme Lipizzaner – man’s friend in which even the admirers of Lipizzan horses can find out more about them: the way they see, hear, feel, think and commmunicate.

We will teach children how to approach Lipizzaners, how to greet, touch and brush them and how to take care about their hooves and the like.

This is a new programme of the State Stud Farm Lipik where you and your child have a unique experience through spending time together and a direct contact with your new friend.

The programme is conducted under the guidance of an expert guide.

The programme Lipizzaner-man’s friend includes:

  • Learning the basics about the Stud Farm and visit the stables
  • Learning how horses communicate with people and the environment around them
  • Getting to know about horses’ care and diet
  • Getting to know the riding equipment
  • Learning how to approach a horse in the right way
  • Making you first steps in a saddle with the help of your trainer
  • Visit to the souvenir shop

PACKAGE – III

Basic programme MEET STUD FARM LIPIK + educational programme FIRST CONTACT WITH LIPIZZANERS + ride in a Lipizzan carriage (15 minutes in the town)

For children age 3 or more

Programme Duration: 2 hours

Price: 70.00 kn per person

Programme Schedule: as agreed with our Tourist Department

PACKAGE – IV

Basic programme MEET STUD FARM LIPIK + educational programme LIPIZZANER – MAN’S FRIEND + ride in a Lipizzan carriage (15 minutes in the town)

For children age 6 and up

Programme Duration: 2 hours

Price: 90.00 kn per person

Programme Schedule: as agreed with our Tourist Department

RIDE IN A LIPIZZANER CARRIAGE

After dull everyday routines, traffic jams and important obligations, that you deal with on a daily basis, you should do something for you only. A ride in a Lipizzaner carriage through the street of the Town of Lipik is an ever-lasting experience. You will explore the attractions of our town, a town with a soul that awaits travellers with its hands wide open and a smile. Do not miss the opportunity to bring home a segment of history, the beauty of the Slavonian plain and an ever-lasting experience.

ANNOUNCE YOUR VISIT

Information and reservations:

tel: + 385 / 34 / 421 – 880

fax: + 385 / 34 / 421 – 844

web: www.ergela-lipik.org

e-mail: turizam@ergela-lipik.org, sskender@dedl.hr

Contact person: Sanja Skender

Address: Državna ergela Lipik, Ulica ergele 1, 34551 Lipik