Have you ever dreamed of cantering with a herd of zebra across Africa's wide-open savanna? Or watching an elephant amble across the skyline while your horse grazes peacefully? African Horse Safaris offers the largest portfolio of unique horseback adventures from across the continent. With us, you’ll discover Africa's most iconic riding holidays. and a few of its best kept secrets. Our handpicked rides combine unrivalled adventure, professional guiding, quality accommodation and horses that are as important as the guests.
The Ant’s Collection is made up of two family run lodges offering a unique and memorable bushveld riding holiday – with unique flexibility, excellent riding, free roaming horses luxury accommodation, breath-taking views and exceptional game viewing.
Ride in Hwange National Park, an area the size of Belgium and one of the world’s last great elephant sanctuaries, with over 40 000 elephants alone. As you’d expect from a park of this size, the range of wildlife species is astounding! Riding on excellent safari horses, and guided by some of Zimbabwe’s top guides,
Ride out across the vast open landscapes, taking in the serene quiet of the untouched savanna islands that break up the mysterious salt pans. Gallop across the best natural race track in the world and encounter an array of desert-adapted wildlife such as wildebeest, zebra, elephant, and lion. Spend a morning with curious meerkats and
The Delta is a mosaic of islands, mopane forest, floodplains and streams stretching as far as the eye can see. Every year flooding makes huge areas inaccessible to vehicles and thus leaves vast expanses of untouched land calling out to be discovered by horse, by far the most exciting way to explore! This is the
Exploring the wonderful ranch where Horizon is based and the neighbouring reserves, makes for some superb riding, with big open plains filled with game such as zebra, giraffe, jackal, hartebeest, impala, kudu and baboon. With no set itinerary, your riding holiday is fully flexible, and you can enjoy some of the other riding activities on
This Tuli Horse Riding Safari in Botswana, is a true African trail riding adventure, returning to the joys of travelling in the style of Africa’s original pioneers. This ‘Land of Giants’, well known for its baobab studded plains and large herds of elephant, is situated in some truly wild landscapes largely untouched by man. Here
Discover Damaraland on horseback. Virtually inaccessible, the Damaraland of Namibia is a fascinating and spectacular setting for an unforgettable horse riding safari. Ancient craters and prehistoric remnants dot the absurdly wide and distant horizons and these ancient landscapes are painted with contrastingly delicate and detailed patterns of colour. This is true wilderness; out in the
Discover one of the world’s last true wilderness areas on horseback. Saying a horse safari in Namibia is addictive is an understatement! Those that have felt the rush of galloping across the oldest desert in the world, know the agony of the withdrawal symptoms when it’s been too long since your last “fix”… With one
Ride, cycle, walk or drive through the great Kenyan wilderness. Borana Lodge is at the heart of Borana Conservancy, with a fantastic view of Mount Kenya. The lodge is perched on a hillside above a dam, where herds of elephant regularly gather to bathe at lunchtime. The presence of water close to the lodge attracts
Riding in the Chyulu Hills of Kenya is what dreams are made of. Unrestricted by roads and vehicles, you will forge your path through the diverse landscapes that Kenya has to offer. Tuning yourself to the rhythm of your horse and the surrounding bush, taking in its awe inspiring natural beauty. You will be more
EXCELLENT RIDING, LUXURY ACCOMMODATION, SPECTACULAR SUNDOWNERS AND GREAT GAME VIEWING. The Ant’s Collection is made up of two family run lodges offering a unique and memorable bushveld riding holiday – with unique flexibility, excellent riding, free roaming horses luxury accommodation, breath-taking views and exceptional game viewing. This brilliant riding opportunity, situated in the malaria-free Waterberg
Riding in Egypt offers a true horseback adventure, epic gallops across the desert sands, discovering ancient tombs and relics, being immersed in a unique culture and swimming in the Red Sea on horseback. Film by Codi Schneider – Earthquestrian Ride Egypt
Experience thrilling beach canters, horse swims and exploring this wonderful country the way it should be done – from the back of a horse. Perfectly intertwine a retreat into beach-holiday paradise with the adventure of an African horse safari. This riding holiday promises an unforgettable experience; fantastic horses and riding, unique boat trips, spectacular coastlines,
Ride in the shadow of Mount Kilimanjaro replacing the grumble of a car engine with the sound of thundering hooves. The Chyulu Hills and the exclusive wilderness around ol Donyo Lodge is yours to discover on this luxury horse safari. With low tourist densities, you are more likely to come across the paw print of
Tanzania offers the “Out of Africa” experience most dream of when they imagine a horseback safari in Africa. Riding across some of Africa’s most iconic landscapes and set to the backdrop of magnificent snow-capped Mount Kilimanjaro, horse riding here promises an unforgettable experience! Become part of the herd as you canter across the plains alongside
Experience the freedom of coastal riding and fulfill every horse rider’s dream; cantering down vast empty beaches, with the sun on your face and the sea breeze in your hair. Explore the rugged, un-spoilt natural beauty of the Wild Coast. Rolling hills, deep gorges, and cliff tops that plunge into the ocean ensure that this
The Okavango Delta is one of Africa’s most incredible destinations and draws us back time and time again. There is no better way to discover the magic of the Delta than on horseback, riding in areas where vehicles just can’t access. In 2019 Botswana experienced a severe drought and very little water reached the Delta
Experience rural Africa, riding through traditional Ugandan villages, tea plantations, and lush green jungles, before following the River Nile to its source in Jinja. Uganda is often overlooked because of its past, but adventure tourism has brought new light to this incredible destination and there is no better way to experience it than on horseback.
The Masai Mara is calling – And there is no better way to discover its secrets than on a horseback expedition! Join this mobile adventure that connects horse and rider and takes you into the heart of the African wilderness. Here you will find freedom on the back of a horse, exploring areas inaccessible to
Offering some of the most incredible wildlife viewing in the world, the Okavango Delta is often referred to as Africa’s Eden. Macatoo Camp offers the perfect location to embark on a thrilling horse riding adventure! For those not keen to get in the saddle, it also offers exceptional game drives, guided walks and traditional mokoro
Combine horse riding through stunning scenery teeming with game, and the luxury bush camp based in Macatoo, for a horse riding holiday of a lifetime.
Exploring the wonderful ranch where Horizon is based and the neighbouring reserves, makes for some superb riding, with big open plains filled with game such as zebra, giraffe, hippo, jackal, hartebeest, impala, kudu and baboon. With no set itinerary, your riding holiday is fully flexible, and you can enjoy some of the other riding activities
The Ant’s Collection is made up of two family run lodges offering a unique and memorable bushveld riding holiday – with unique flexibility, excellent riding, free-roaming horses luxury accommodation, breath-taking views and exceptional game viewing.
The Delta is a mosaic of islands, mopane forest, floodplains and streams stretching as far as the eye can see. Every year flooding makes huge areas of the Delta inaccessible to vehicles and thus leaves vast expanses of untouched land calling out to be discovered by horse, by far the most exciting way to explore.
Despite being classed as a desert landscape, this ride takes you through very diverse scenery. Encounter wide open plains, denser scrubland, stark and barren salt pans and an array of desert-adapted flora and fauna such as wildebeest, zebra, elephant, a morning spent with the curious meerkats and many more.
Two generations, with over 45 years of experience, the Church’s offer exquisite and bespoke horseback riding safaris in Kenya.
A horse safari in Victoria Falls, across this beautiful part of Zimbabwe is a unique and breath-taking experience. You have the chance to follow in the footsteps of the great David Livingstone; riding through the areas adjacent to the magnificent and iconic Zambezi River. Riding out from the iconic Victoria Falls, you will explore the wildlife rich, stunning scenery, that surrounds the Zambezi and Victoria Falls National Parks. Your journey takes you across a variety of landscapes; catching panoramic views from escarpment tops, gaining insights into rural African life, cantering across endless grassy plains and spotting numerous game such as sable, giraffe, zebra and elephant, along the way.
Yeeehhaaaa – Nothing beats cantering freely across the wildlife-filled plains of the Masai Mara in Kenya. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m9Z7qPEYyNE