DONKEY TREKKING in GERMANY
Donkey trekking options include easy and challenging walks, with or without a guide. You can walk for half a day, a whole day or for several days, staying in lodgings or camping under the stars. Donkey owners can organise your holiday or you can plan your own trip. Search below for treks to suit all ages and abilities.
KEY DONKEY WELFARE POINTS:
- Training is provided on how to look after your donkey
- Your donkey doesn’t carry you, just your luggage
- Your donkey can carry a small child for limited periods
- Your donkey should carry no more than 40kg
- Your donkey will need regular breaks, with shade
- Your donkey will need access to clean drinking water
- Your donkey will need suitable accommodation at night
- You donkey will need hay in the morning and evening
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DONKEY TREKKING in GERMANY
DONKEY TREKKING in BADEN-WÜRTTEMBERG
Esel in Not Denklehof, Engen-Welschingent. In cooperation with Humanatura, the Swiss Foundation Donkeys in Distress and the German association Donkeys in Need, for abused, old and sick donkeys. Providing education on donkey care, feeding, handling and welfare.
Gundelsbacher Esel Weinstadt, Rems-Murr. Donkey hikes in Remstal Gundel Bacher Valley.
DONKEY TREKKING in BAVARIA
Altmannstein. Learn the basics of donkey care, feeding, grooming and hoof care and then walk with the donkeys. Circular walks from 2 hours up to 6 hours (3km to 15km). Picnic availabe on request. Maximum 6 people. Suitable for children aged 6 and above.
Gut AiderbichL Deggendorf.
DONKEY TREKKING in BRANDENBURG
Esel Hauf Tour Lenzerwische.
DONKEY TREKKING in HESSE
Located in the small town of Gudensberg in the north of Hesse. Our walks around Gudensberg can be accompanied by up to 8 donkeys. Join a scheduled hike or arrange your own. Phone Simone Schmidt.
DONKEY TREKKING in LOWER SAXONY
Hamburg. Hiking with donkeys in Hamburg’s surroundings. Trial dates, half-day trips, day hikes and weekend tours. The tours lead to Dalbek Gorge, the Lohe Foundation, from Tesperhude over the Hohegeest, from Aumühle through the Sachsenwald, through the Boberger dunes and along the Billetal.
Staff Horster Mellinghausen, Diepholz. Assisted Animal Intervention activities, camping and hiking with donkeys, goat milking, cheese making and just spending time having fun and relaxing with the animals. German sign language offered.
DONKEY TREKKING in RHINELAND-PALATINATE
Pädagogisches Eselzentrum Langsur-Metzdorf. More and more people are enjoying walking wih donkeys. They are gregarious, sociable and patient. You will receive a brief introduction on caring for your donkey. We cater for group walks, pair walks, team outings, hiking, clubs, schools, kindergarten hikes and individual excursions.
DONKEY TREKKING in SAXONY
Eselhof Nechern Nechern.
DONKEY TREKKING in THURINGIA
Eselhof am Weinberg Großheringen.
Please note: Donkey trekking venues are subject to change. Please check for up-to-date information before travelling. Donkey Time cannot accept any responsibility for bookings made using links on this page. They are intended merely as a useful guide. Donkey Time does not receive any income from these listings. This website is for information only.
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