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Horse safaris with comfort and wilderness

 

South Africa & Botswana combo horse safari:


African Explorer Riding Safari (8 days)


Horse safari of South Africa :

Waterberg Lodge Deluxe

Lodge at the lake

Cape Winelands Riding

Surf & Turf Horse Safari (8 days)

Wild Coast Comfort Horse Safari (8 days)

Wild Coast Horse Trail (5& 8 days)

Wild Coast Farm Holidays

South Africa for Bon Vivants


Horse safaris in Namibia:

Namib Desert Trail (11 days)

Fish River Canyon - Orange River Trail (11 days)

Damaraland - Skeleton Coast (11 days)

Safari Lodge and Arabian Horses

Mountain Trail (3 days)



Victoria Falls, Horse safaris in Zimbabwe:

Zambezi Horse Safari (7 & 8 days)

 

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Horse Safaris in South Africa
South Africa is actually one of the most beautiful and diverse countries in Africa. From Johannesburg and the “Highveld” to the unending beaches of the west coast, and the unerring beauty of the Cape, South Africa is a land full of richness and treasure. Safari and big game trips are at their best in South Africa, with an infrastructure (and amazing game reserves) to support the tourist numbers. We are offering memorable South African horseback vacations and equestrian safaris, each promising unique wildlife encounters and scenic adventures.

Horse Riding in South Africa
South Africa is the powerhouse of Africa, and is bordered by Namibia, Botswana, Zimbabwe, Mozambique and Swaziland. Wholly-enclosed by South Africa, and situated in its eastern central plain, is the independent kingdom of Lesotho. South Africa is a treasure chest of unforgettable scenery, from lofty mountains to sun-baked deserts and dramatic coastlines washed by the Atlantic and Indian oceans. Its game viewing on horseback equals the best in Africa, and where else can you find both penguins and elephants?

We are offering a classic Horse Safari, where you can enjoy the famous Big Five of Africa: Elephant, buffalo, rhino, lion and leopard: The African Explorer Riding Safari, which combines in a spectacular way two different game reserves in South Africa and Botsana. In the Waterberg Mountains Region you can also choose several lodge stays as well, for example the beautiful Lake Lodge, which can also be combined with the comfort camp and Waterberg Lodge Deluxe.

In the Northern Zululand there is a hidden jewel to discover, a luxury Safari Lodge with fantastic panorama view and excellent horse safaris.

Cape Wineland Riding is situated near Cape Town, where you will not only enjoy excellent accomodation and delicous food, but also a fantastic riding programm, through vineyards, with wine tastings and many excursions, for example to the Cape.

Great riding adventures you will also find on the breathtaking beaches of South Africa on the “Wild Coast”. This wild stretch of coastline is between East London and Port Edward, and offers exquisite coastal horseback riding, along unending beaches and past towering cliff faces. These are the absolute very best of coastal riding in Southern Africa. Some Trails, like the Surf & Turf Horse safari and the Comfort Horse Safari, combine the fantastic beaches with some days in a private game reserve, with incredible wildlife.


Horseback riding vacations in Namibia
Namibia has four primary geographic regions, all of which are of great interest to the adventure traveler. In the north lies the Etosha Pan, an enormous alluvial basin that long since lost the lake it once held. Although water supplies are now limited for most of the year, the area remains sufficiently fertile and supports herds of antelope (including gemsbok, impala and springbok), zebra and elephants. Many other species of wildlife abound as well, and the Etosha Pan is now the center of one of the finest game parks on the African continent. Hidden Trails offers a spectacular Namibian horseback vacation with four different trails to choose from, on the largest private game reserve in Namibia – only one hour from Windhoek.

Horse Riding in Namibia
Namibia is a technicolor dreamscape, a land of swirling apricot dunes and shimmering white flats, mirages and dust devils, black-faced impala and crimson-breasted shrike. The major game parks offer an exceptional range and abundance of wildlife and a landscape that could not provide a more striking backdrop.
Join us on one of our exceptional horseback tours across the desert towards Swakopmund, from the Damaraland to the Skeleton Coast, in the magnificent Fish River Canyons of the South or even upon purebred Arabian horses in the Sambulenni, each extensively trained in endurance riding, as we explore the breathtaking countryside and the rich wildlife.

The Canyon Trail crosses over three private parks: Fish River Canyon Park, Gondwana Park and Aussenkehr Park, which altogether cover an area of about 220 000 ha. These Parks fall within the Nama Karoo Desert Biome and are on the fringe of the transitional area between Nama Karoo and Succulent Karoo, the Orange River basin at Aussenkehr being the most arid part of the Nama Karoo biome. Aussenkehr Park is also home to a small Namib feral horse population, descended from the original wild horses at Garub in the Namib Desert.

Namibian Desert Trail - Crossing the oldest desert in the world on horseback is an authentic experience of central Namibia’s spectacular and fascinating contrasts: from the Khomas Hochland Mountains and escarpment to the Kuiseb Canyon, Tinkas, Tumas and Welwitschia plains, Moon Valley, seasonal Swakop River, coastal dunes and Atlantic Ocean. An experience of a lifetime!

The Damaraland is one of the most scenic areas in Namibia, prehistoric water courses the open plains and grassland, massive granite koppies and distant mountains to create the special landscape. Ghostly shipwrecks on remote and inaccessible shores have given the Skeleton Coast it's well-deserved name. This 2 million-hectare (20,000²km) park is one of the most inhospitable and least visited places on earth, but it is exciting and awe-inspiring to ride!

Imagine horse riding amongst herds of giraffe or wildebeest, or watching rhino from a safe distance! The combination of riding and game viewing is unbeatable. Only one hour from Windhoek you are welcome at the Safari Lodge with Arabain Horses.


Horseback riding vacations in Zimbabwe
Zimbabwe boasts some amazing natural sites. The Victoria Falls are without a doubt one of the world’s grandest natural spectacles and every viewpoint reveals something new. Running from northeast to southwest down the centre of the country, and connecting its two largest cities, is the Highveld, a chain of low mountains and Zimbabwe’s most populous area. We offer two amazing Zimbabwe horse riding holidays, both showcasing the beauty of this exquisite country.

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South Africa - Horse Safaris, Trail Rides and Lodges

 

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HORSE SAFARI African Explorer Safari
Spectacular Big Game Horse safari in South Africa and Botswana (8 days) TBA 008

  • combo riding safari in the Waterberg Region and the vast Mashatu Game Reserve (Land of the Giants)
  • elephant encounters on horseback
  • the famous Big Five of Africa: Elephant, rhino, buffalo, lion and leopard
  • overnight in very comfortable tented camps with pool
  • excellent cuisine and service
  • jeep safaris included

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Pferdesafari in Botswana im Land der Giganten


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LODGE Cape Winelands Riding
Riding holidays in the Cape Region of South Africa CWR STA
  • riding holidays for lovers of wine and excellent cuisine
  • outrides in beautiful landscape: dramatic Cape mountains, vast pine forrest, orchards, wine yards...
  • tastings on exclusive wine estates
  • riding and culture in the famous wine triangle of Stellenbosch, Franschoek and Paarl
  • 5*deluxe hotels or farm accomodation
  • optional beach ride
  • many excurions possible: to the Cape, golf, shark diving etc.

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Pferdesafari in Südafrika Kap Weinland, reiten am Kap


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HORSE SAFARI Surf & Turf Horse Safari
Riding with game and at endless beaches - Riding safari with comfort (8 days) WCT 008
  • wonderful combination of game viewing and beach riding
  • 3 nights in Endalwene Private Game reserve
  • 4 nights on trail at the Wild Coast
  • Riding with game: Giraffe, Zebra, Wildebeest, Impala, Blesbuck, Kudu, Bushbuck, Warthog and a multitude of other antelope species

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Pferdesafari an der Wilden Küste in Südafrika


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HORSE SAFARI Wilderness riding safari with comfort
Riding with game, beach rides, Big Five jeep safari and 4-star-Lodge (8 days) WCE 008
  • 4-star-Safari Lodge for max. 6 guests in a vast private game reserve - very private atmosphere
  • riding with game
  • close-up animal interactions and fast beach rides
  • Jeep-Safari in a big five reserve

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Pferdesafari an der Wilden Küste in Südafrika


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HORSE SAFARI Wild Coast Horse Trail
The most glorious horseback beach riding holiday in the World (8 & 5 days) WCS 008
  • Explore the rugged, unspoiled natural beauty of the Wild Coast of South Africa
  • along the coast from Kei Mouth into the southern region of the Wild Coast
  • tropical vegetation, lakes, rivers and lagoons
  • nice B&B's and small hotels along the Wild Coast, often with pool, Jacuzzi and wellness

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Pferdesafari an der Wilden Küste in Südafrika


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FARM Wild Coast Farm Holidays
Riding holidays at the Wild Coast with great beach rides WCS STA
  • Urlaub auf einer südafrikanischen Pferdefarm in familiärer Atmosphäre
  • daily rides around the farm and at the beach
  • for beginners and advanced riders
  • perfect for families as well
  • WORKING HOLIDAYS 2 - 12 weeks

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Pferdesafari an der Wilden Küste in Südafrika


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LODGE South Africa for Bon Vivants
Luxury Safari Lodge with fantastic panorama view and excellent horse safaris PAK STA
  • 5-star-Safari-Lodge in the northern Zululand
  • luxury suites with spectacular view and spacious veranda
  • private, exclusive game reserve
  • riding with herds of impala, giraffe, wildebeest and warthogs
  • fantastic cuisine
  • pleasure riding holidays for families, groups and individuals

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Pferdesafari für Geniesser in Luxuslodge


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LODGE Waterberg Safari Lodge
Pure luxury combined with excellent riding & game SAA STA
  • vast private game reserve in a unique part of South Africa's Waterberg mountains
  • 2 Lodges with very private atmosphere
  • Ride on horseback or jeep up to game such as rhino, buffalo, giraffe and eland
  • huge diversity of game, bird life and flora

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Waterberg Reitsafari


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LODGE Lake Lodge and horse safari
Horse safaris, hacking, Cross-Country, Polocrosse, Cattle work - everything is possible at this lodge
TBT STA
  • fantastic affordable horse riding holiday and safaris in South Africa
  • based in the malaria free Waterberg Biosphere Reserve
  • close encounters with game
  • rewarding riding experiences: polocrosse, western games, jumping, cattle mustering and swimming with your horse
  • riding holidays for singles, couples and families

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Namibia - Horse safaris, Trail Rides and Lodges


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HORSE SAFARI Namib Desert Trail
Great Riding Adventure in the Namib Desert (11 days) NAM 013
  • one of the most challenging rides of the world
  • World renowned red dunes of Sossusvlei
  • stunning scenery, hugely contrasting landshapes
  • unrestricted riding across endless desert plains
  • 20 – 70 km riding per day

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Reitsafari in Namibia


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HORSE SAFARI Fish River Canyon - Orange River Trail
Greater Fish River Canyon: Riding Trail in dramatic landscape
(11 days) NAC 013
  • the largest natural gorge in Africa, with dramatic landscapes
  • opportunities for viewing a variety of game species
  • traversing two enormous Private Nature Reserves
  • Remarkable vistas and dramatic geology
  • 20 – 50 km riding per day

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Fish River Canyon Reitsafari in Namibia


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HORSE SAFARI Damaraland Trail
Riding trail through the most spectacular part of Namibia (11 days) NAD 010
  • The Rock Engravings at Twyfelfontein, a World Heritage site
  • Local environmental and cultural projects
  • Unique Desert adapted elephant and rhinoceros
  • The unrefined beauty of real Wilderness
  • Dramatic landshapes and geological formations
  • Not suitable for inexperienced riders since encounters with Elephant are possible
  • 20 – 50 km riding per day

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Pferdesafari im Damaraland Namibia


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LODGE Safari Lodge and Arabian Horses
Riding and game viewing OKA STA
  • Horse safaris with pure-bred Arabian horses
  • riding amongst herds of giraffe or wildebeest, watching rhinos
  • comfortable lodge with pool in a huge, private game reserve only 1 hour from Windhoek
  • fast rides and endurance rides possible
  • small, private riding groups with max. 6 riders

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Reitsafari in Namibia


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HORSE SAFARI Mountain Trail
Spectacular Mountain Trail with Arabian Horses (3 days) OKA 003
  • challenging riding trail deep into the Otjihavera mountains
  • possible in combo with a lodge stay (Safari Lodge and Arabian Horses)
  • mountain zebras, magnificent kudu bulls and eagles

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Reitsafari in Namibia


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Zimbabwe - Horse Safaris


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HORSE SAFARI Zambezi Horse, Canoe and Elephant Safari and Victoria Falls
Riding with game at the banks of the Zambezi river (7 & 8 days)
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  • Surrounded by National Park and Game areas, the Zambezi Horse Trail has access to rugged and varied riding country
  • superb wilderness experience for all levels of rider
  • accomodation in beautiful lodges
  • visit of the world famous Victoria falls
  • canoe trip on the Zambezi river, where you can see hippos, elephants and crocodiles
  • elephant ride and lion encounter

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Sambesi Pferdesafari mit Komfort


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