Riding Safari Blog Round Up

October 19th 2019  |   Riding Safaris  |  by   Alice Gully
Riding Safari Blog Roundup

I have gathered together some of our best riding safari blogs here.  There’s information on everything from mobile riding safaris for experienced riders to lodges offering riding for children and novices.  I’ve included a handy packing list and a fun look at Africa’s top safari horses too.

10 African Riding Safaris For Beginners

Children on horseback, Ants Hill and Ant’s Nest, Waterburg, South Africa

Children on horseback, Ants Hill and Ant’s Nest, Waterburg, 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

Lone Ranger Photographer: Ride Botswana

Lone Ranger, Makgadikgadi, Ride Botswana

5 Best Riding Safaris In Botswana

Riders splashing through the Okavango Delta, African Horseback safaris

Riders splashing through the Okavango Delta, 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 helmets - essential safari riding kit

Riding helmets – essential safari riding kit

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

'Life's a beach', safari horse Brutus, Mozambique Horse Safaris, Mozambique

‘Life’s a beach’, safari horse Brutus, Mozambique Horse Safaris, Mozambique

What comes to mind when you think of a classic African riding safari?  Maybe it’s galloping across the open plains of the Masai Mara? Or perhaps swimming your horse through a tributary of the mighty Okavango Delta? Whatever you imagine, there is an African riding holiday to match it.

Which Mobile Riding Safari Is For You?

Ride through the vast Mashatu Game Reserve tucked against Botswana’s border with South Africa

Ride through the vast Mashatu Game Reserve tucked against Botswana’s border with South Africa

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.

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