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Hunting Eagle
from $4,155
Summary:
Fantastic adventure in remote western Mongolia from beginner onwards, vehicle supported camping trip with great guides. Visit the Eagle Festival and join hundreds of nomads gathered to watch and compete as the hunters show off their skills.
Departure Dates:
  • 2019: 1 September (Sagsai Festival); 21 September (Ulgii Festival)
  • 2020: 12 September (Sagsai Festival); 3 October (Ulgii Festival)
  • Trip Length: 16 nights / 17 days / 11 days riding
  • Approximate riding time per day: Average 4-5 hours
  • Meeting point: Ulaan Baatar (ULN)
  • Riding Ability Required: Beginner onwards. No minimum age. Fit and able to mount and dismount unaided.
  • Usual Group Size: Maximum 10
  • Transfer: Included from meeting point. Transfer time approximately 30 minutes.
Boy and Eagle
from $3,229
Summary:

A fast ride that takes you deep into western Mongolia and the National Park Tarvagatai Nuruu. Start with a road trip across the country via the 13th century capital of the Mongol Empire before meeting up with local nomads who provide high quality horses to explore this remote region. Flight back to Ulaan Bator. Less experienced riders can be accommodated without affecting the pace.

Departure Dates:
  • 2019: 6, 25 (Nadaam Festival) June; 17 July; 5*, 24 August; 17 September. (*indicates Exploratory - same as other departures, but trying a new route)
  • Trip Length: 16 nights / 17 days / 11 days riding
  • Approximate riding time per day: Average 4-5 hours
  • Meeting point: Ulaan Baatar (ULN)
  • Riding Ability Required: Beginner onwards. No minimum age. Fit and able to mount and dismount unaided.
  • Usual Group Size: 4-10
  • Transfer: Included from meeting point. Transfer time approximately 30 minutes.
Gallop across the plains
from $2,415
Summary:
A trail ride in the spectacular landscapes of the Orkhon Valley, a World Heritage Site, uniquely combining comfort and tradition with specially adapted yurt accommodation along the way. Ride in the Hustai National Park, famous as the home of the Przewalski's wild horses as well as along the edge of the Gobi Desert.
Departure Dates:
  • 2019: 15 Jun; 13 Jul; 10, 24 Aug; 7 Sep
  • 2020: Runs every Monday from May 25 to 14 Sept (subject to availability, please speak to your travel advisor)
  • Trip Length: 13d/12n
  • Approximate riding time per day: 2 - 6 hours
  • Meeting point: Ulan Bator
  • Riding Ability Required: Experienced riders only
  • Usual Group Size: 2 - 10
  • Transfer: 2019/20: included at from Ulan Bator airport at 10:30, or local hotel at 14:00. Return transfers included for flights departing after 07:10
Horses by the lake
from $1,865
Summary:
A trail ride in the spectacular landscapes of the Orkhon Valley, a World Heritage Site, staying in simple tents along the way and staying with nomadic families. We ride in the Naiman Nuur National Park where the luggage is transported by yak.
Departure Dates:
  • 2019: 4 May; 29 June; 20 July; 3, 10 August; 14 September.
  • 2020: Runs every Monday from May 4 to 14 Sept (subject to availability, please speak to your travel advisor)
  • Trip Length: 13 days/12 nights/8 days riding
  • Approximate riding time per day: 2 - 6 hours
  • Meeting point: Ulan Bator (ULN)
  • Riding Ability Required: Experienced riders only
  • Usual Group Size: 2 - 10
  • Transfer: 2019/20: included at from Ulan Bator airport at 10:30, or local hotel at 14:00. Return transfers included for flights departing after 07:10
Przewalski Horses
from $1,749
Summary:
A winter ride combining the magic landscapes of the Orkhon Valley with Bayan Gobi dunes and Przewalski horses in Hustai National Park. A rare insight into the lives of the nomads living on the frozen steppes, yurt accommodation, for experienced riders.
Departure Dates:
  • 2019: 30 September - 10th October (11 days/10 nights/8 days riding)
  • Runs every Monday from October 2019 to April 2020 (subject to availability, please speak to your travel advisor)
  • Trip Length: 2019/20: 10 days/9 nights/8 days riding
  • Approximate riding time per day: 2 - 6 hours
  • Meeting point: Ulan Bator
  • Riding Ability Required: Experienced riders
  • Usual Group Size: 2 - 10
  • Transfer: 2019/20: included at from Ulan Bator airport at 10:30, or local hotel at 14:00. Return transfers included for flights departing after 07:10
Gallop across the plains
from $2,789
Summary:
A three week horse riding adventure exploring the central regions of Mongolia, from the deserts in the south to the mountains and lakes in the north.
Departure Dates:
  • 2020: Runs every Monday from May 4 to 7 Sept (subject to availability, please speak to your travel advisor)
  • Trip Length: 20d/19n/14 days riding
  • Approximate riding time per day: 2 - 6 hours
  • Meeting point: Ulan Bator
  • Riding Ability Required: Experienced riders only
  • Usual Group Size: 3 - 10
  • Transfer: 2019: included from Ulan Bator airport at 10:30, or local hotel at 14:00. Return transfers included for flights departing after 07:00
Special Offer:

10% off all departures for 2020 if booked by 31st October 2019

Summary:
Point to point camping trail between 1,500 and 3,100m through the Atlas mountains including Tassa Ouirgane valley and the Tizi N'Addi pass. For intermediate riders onwards.
Departure Dates:
  • 2020: 21 June* ; 5, 12, 19 July; 23, 30 Aug.
  • (*Low Season)
  • Trip Length: 8 days/7 nights/6 days riding
  • Approximate riding time per day: 4 - 5 hours
  • Meeting point: Marrakech Airport (RAK)
  • Riding Ability Required: Intermediate onwards but should be riding fit. Minimum age 16
  • Usual Group Size: 2-10
  • Transfer: 2019/20:Included from meeting point (30mins). Transfers can also be arranged from Ouarzazate for €140 per vehicle (1-8pax) each way, payable on site.
Riding across the Sahara
from $1,379
Special Offer:

10% off all departures for 2020 if booked by 31st October 2019

Summary:
Fantastic trail through the desert home of the Berber people on fit horses for intermediate riders onwards. Ride from the stony deserts near Zagora all the way to the big sand dunes of the Sahara at Chegaga. Camping or, from October to April, guesthouses, hotels or a riad.
Departure Dates:
  • 2019: 20, 27 Jan; 3, 10, 17*, 24* Feb; 3*, 10*, 17* Mar; 27** Oct; 3, 10, 17, 24 Nov; 1, 8, 15*, 22** 29 Dec. (* denotes mid season, ** high season). ( NB 29 Dec is the start of 2020 price list )
  • 2020: 12 ,26 Jan; 23* Feb; 1*, 8*, 15*, 22*, 29* Mar; 5**, 12** Apr. 18*, 25** Oct; 1**, 8**, 29 Nov; 6, 20**, 27** Dec. (*denotes mid season, ** high season)
  • Trip Length: 8 days /7 nights
  • Approximate riding time per day: 5 hours
  • Meeting point: Ouarzazate Airport. It is also possible to fly to Marrakech; from where we can arrange a transfer for you or you can take a bus to Ouarzazate (additional cost). If you are flying into Marrakech then your flight must arrive no later than 2pm on Day 1 and leave no earlier than 3pm on Day 8.
  • Riding Ability Required: Intermediate onwards but should be riding fit. Minimum age 12
  • Usual Group Size: 2-10
  • Transfer: 2019/2020: Included from meeting point. For Marrakech transfers there is a supplement of €140 per vehicle (1-8pax) each way, payable on site.
Namibia Damara Elephant-Skeleton Trail
from $5,309
Summary:

This is a truly exceptional trail; where else can you expect to see elephant, giraffe and rhino in a desert habitat! Damaraland is a very spectacular part of the country, almost inaccessible, with amazing colours and vast open spaces, ancient craters and remnants from prehistoric times, not to mention the forbidding Skeleton Coast.

Departure Dates:
  • 2019: 21 June; 12 July
  • Trip Length: 11 days/10 nights
  • Approximate riding time per day: 4 to 7 hours
  • Meeting point: Windhoek International Airport (WDH)
  • Riding Ability Required: Fit confident riders
  • Usual Group Size: 5 - 12 riders
  • Transfer: 2019: £365pp
Horse overlooking canyon view
from $5,109
Summary:

This horse riding safari holiday in Namibia has a combination of dramatic canyon landscapes, spacious desert planes and the mighty Orange River. This offers both inaccessible countryside and real wilderness areas as well as fast riding without limitations.

Departure Dates:
  • 2019: 23 August - 2 September
  • Trip Length: 11d/10n/9 days riding
  • Approximate riding time per day: 6 - 8 hours but some days may be even longer
  • Meeting point: Cape Town (CPT) on request for groups
  • Riding Ability Required: Intermediate onwards, confident at all paces, must be fit. Minimum age 12
  • Usual Group Size: 5 - 12
  • Transfer: 2019: Return transfers to Cape Town International Airport, £365pp payable upon booking.

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