Riding Safari Blog Roundup

February 18th 2016  |  Botswana, Kenya, Namibia, Riding Safaris, South Africa, Wildlife Safaris  |  by  Alice Gully
Riding Safari Blog Roundup

I have reprised my best riding safari blogs. Firstly starting with two riding blogs for non-riders and families, as there are many suitable camps that cater for mixed ability groups and family members that would like to do other activities other than riding. These tend to be fixed base lodges, that either go out for early morning rides or late afternoon rides.

10 African Riding Safaris For Beginners

Wait a Little, riding in the School

Riding in the School, Wait a Little, Kruger, South Africa

10 Best Family Riding Holidays In Africa

A family and guide walk the horses at Kurland, Garden Route, South Africa

A family and guide walk the horses at Kurland, Garden Route, South Africa

If you are an experienced rider and wish to try a challenging ride in one of the most beautiful African landscapes then have a look at these riding safaris to tempt you.

15 Top Riding Safari Photos

A lone rider on the dry salt pans Makgadikgadi under a purple sky

Lone Ranger Photographer: Ride Botswana

5 Best Riding Safaris In Botswana

Women and guides galloping through water, African Horseback Safaris, Botswana riding safari blog

Women and guides galloping through water, African Horseback Safaris, Botswana

So you have booked your riding safari. Great! Here is a list of essentials needed for an overnight riding safari in Africa.

Riding Safaris Packing List

Riding Helmet

Riding Helmet

Meet the 16 best safari horses in Southern and Eastern Africa; from the brave, ‘rock’ Tsingtao who boxes at a charging elephant, to quirky camel jumping Fidelio, to internationally travelled racing star Bon Jovi, to Olympic eventers’ choice San, and the caring Rafiji who sensed her rider’s epileptic fit. Tales of a safari horses, told first hand, by their expert riding safari guides….

16 Top Safari Horses In Africa

Brutus ridden by Mandy, Mozambique Horse Safaris, Mozambique

‘Lifes a beach’, Brutus and Mandy Mozambique Horse Safaris, Mozambique

Any Questions?

Let us know in the comments of you’ve read this far and not found the answer on riding safaris you were looking for, or this blog has prompted a question. We travel widely in Africa and have years of experience sometimes stored only in the far reaches of our heads. If we don’t know, we will know who to ask. We can let you know the answer and update the article.

What Next?

If these safari riding articles have inspired you to visit Africa do give us a call or email us. Our African experts can take your ideas and help plan a holiday to make the most of all that Africa has to offer.