Riding safaris are another fantastic way to see the land and wildlife, there are a few professional operators in Kenya, Botswana and Tanzania, who have a string of top quality horses to suit experienced riders – these rides take you into the most game rich areas of Kenya, Botswana and Tanzania – also an amazing way to see the wildebeest migration in East Africa.
For less experienced riders there are a few lodges which offer outrides, which might be able to accommodation novices, depending on the wildlife movements in the area, on any particular day, however this cannot be guaranteed as you will be riding through dangerous wildlife.
Camp Kalahari: Botswana: Now offering sensational set departure or private riding safaris throughout the Kalahari – this is one of the ultimate ways to see this area of Botswana, and luxury mobile camp Camp Kalahari is a magical place from which to do it. You will spend a couple of nights riding out from Camp Kalahari before setting off and sleeping under the mesmerising stars of this famous desert.
Ant’s Nest: South Africa: with an enviable stable of top quality South African horses Ant’s offers fantastic fast or slow riding for all abilities. Get up close and personal with some rhino. There are a few other fantastic options for riding safaris in South Africa so just let us know if you’d like to ride there.
Grumeti Reserves Riding Safaris: Based on a private concession in the Western Serengeti, Northern Tanzania, Grumeti Reserves offer the most luxurious riding safari in Africa – you can ride top quality horses out from any one of their three properties Sabora, Faru Faru or Sasakwa, or take the horses for an overnight luxury mobile camping. This is the ultimate in luxury riding safaris with unrivalled wildlife viewing and mind blowing landscapes.
Okavango Horse Safaris, Okavango Delta, Botswana – the original riding safari offering some fantastic horses in game filled areas of the Delta – swimming through thr Delta with the horses is unforgettable.
Masai Mara Migration Safari: takes place in the wonderful Masai Mara, and from July to October, the wildlife is unrivalled anywhere else in Africa. Ride here for as many days as you wish, on quality horses, a totally private experience: £4,500 per person for two people, with the price decreasing as the number in the group goes up.
Sosian Ranch: Sosian Ranch has a fantastic set of horses, and some of the most game filled, scenic terrain in Laikipia to cover….
3 x nights Sosian, including all meals, all riding, all game viewing activities and all park and conservation fees, as well as return flights from Nairobi: £1,250 per person
Please do not hesitate to contact us if you would like to go on a riding safari in Kenya or Tanzania.