Horse Riding

A wildlife safari on a horseback offers a kind of experience that cannot be experienced on other safaris.

Horseback Riding Safari across acres and acres of Maasai rangeland of experiencing the magnificent scenery not the diverse wild game this Amboseli and Chyulu Hills at the foot hills of the mighty Mt. Kilimanjaro. Ride horse safaris afford easy exploration to one of the vast area of African wilderness with breathtaking views.

Travelling through this awe-inspiring ecosystems of varying biodiversity such as dry lake beds of Amboseli, open acacia wood, swamps and marshland, majestic Chyulu Hills and rocky thorn land – this is real Africa. Mount Kilimanjaro towering heights dominating the horizon witnesses our explorations.

Horse rides alongside the Masai Mara and through the northern ranches are on fairly open plains where you find black cotton soil interspersed with acacia bush. Many areas have short grass plains ideal for riding.

Horse riding across the moorland and all the way up to on the tranquil slopes of the second highest mountain the Mt. Kenya and experience fishing on the Lake Alice.

Horse riding in the dry Kenya’s Northern frontier district, a land of rare wild game found nowhere else in Kenya National Parks. Enjoy horseback riding in the wildlife rich Laikipia plateau straddling the Equator.


The well schooled horses are fit to handle many different terrains, the wildlife and all experience levels of rider. Although intermediate to advanced riders are only confirmed on our multi day guaranteed set departure luxury mobile horse safaris.

The typical day on one of our multi day guaranteed set departure horse safaris consists of about four to seven hours in the saddle, covering a distance between 15 – 30 miles depending on terrain and sightings. We also offer riders the chance to enjoy game drives, bush walks and night game drives during their mobile safari.

Talk to our dedicated team for tailor – made safari for a truly memorable authentic African safari experience.

Sample Itinerary

Luxury Horseback Riding

Day 1: Arrival Nairobi  Day 2: Nairobi tours  Day 3: Fly to the Masai Mara and begin 8-day horse riding safari towards the endless savannah plains of the Masai Mara. Dinner and overnights in an exclusive tented luxury camp.  Day 11: End riding safari by the banks Mara River and proceed on to Rongai via Kericho viewing of tea estates. Optional tours extension to the Great East African Rift Valley Lakes or Sand and Sun on the Kenya golden beaches. Overnights Rift Valley. Days 13/15: Drive to Nairobi and home bound Flight

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  • Elephant Pepper Camp
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  • Lewa Wilderness
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