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Namibia Damara Elephant Trail
from $5,859
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:
  • 2020: July 10 (FULL), 28 (FULL).
  • 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: 2020: £390pp
Horse overlooking canyon view
from Price on enquiry
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:
  • 2020: September 18 - 28 (FULL)
  • 2021: June 4 - 14
  • 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: 2020: Return transfers to Cape Town International Airport, £365pp payable upon booking.
Arriving into camp
from $5,859
Summary:

Challenging 400km trail across the Namib desert finishing on the white beaches of the Atlantic Ocean's Skeleton Coast. Suitable for fit intermediate or advanced riders.

Departure Dates:
  • 2020: Apr 3 (FULL); Jun 22; Aug 14; Sept 1.
  • Trip Length: 11 days/10 nights/8 days riding
  • Approximate riding time per day: 4 to 8 hours on one day
  • Meeting point: Windhoek Airport (WDH)
  • Riding Ability Required: Intermediate onwards, must be fit. Minimum age 12
  • Usual Group Size: 5 - 15
  • Transfer: 2020: Windhoek return transfers - £390 per person payable upon booking
New Zealand Tekapo Expedition
from Price on enquiry
Summary:
Pack your swag and get ready for the ultimate New Zealand adventure; cross rivers, traverse the snow-capped mountains aboard sure-footed Clydesdale X TB horses. Luggage and equipment is carried by pack horses while overnights are under canvas or in shearing sheds. Suitable for fit novice riders onwards.
Departure Dates:
  • 2020: 1 November
  • Trip Length: 14 days/13 nights/11 days riding
  • Approximate riding time per day: 6-9 hours
  • Meeting point: Christchurch International Airport (CHC), New Zealand
  • Riding Ability Required: Novice onwards with a good level of fitness and ready for a challenge
  • Usual Group Size: 5-16
  • Transfer: 2019: From Christchurch return $110pp, payable on site
Sled driving on the road to Roros
from Price on enquiry
Summary:

Adventurous sled journey to Roros market, driving Dolahest and Swedish cold blood horses, great for non riders.

Departure Dates:
  • 2019: 28 Feb; 7 March
  • Trip Length: 4 days/3 nights
  • Approximate riding time per day: Full day activities, not necessarily riding
  • Meeting point: Røros Airport
  • Riding Ability Required: No riding ability at all is required as you are driving horses and not riding.
  • Usual Group Size: 8-16
  • Transfer: Included from Røros
Riding on the beach under Northern Lights
from $1,905
Summary:

Experience the extraordinary natural beauty, Viking culture and history of Lofoten, a remote Norwegian archipelago, 95 miles north of the Arctic Circle with an exceptionally mild climate. Ride on hardy Icelandic horses under the northern lights or midnight sun and stay in warm and cosy lodges. The islands are famous for staggeringly beautiful scenery;  majestic mountains, deep fjords, huge seabird colonies and long, white sand beaches.

Departure Dates:
  • 2020: 8, 15 Mar; 6, 19, 26 Apr; 10, 17 May; 5 Jun; 27 Sept; 4, 11, 18 Oct.
  • Trip Length: 6 days/5 nights/5 riding days
  • Approximate riding time per day: 4-6 hours
  • Meeting point: Svolvær Airport (SVJ) or Leknes Airport (LKN), Norway
  • Riding Ability Required: Intermediate onwards
  • Usual Group Size: 4-10
  • Transfer: 2020: Included from either Svolvær (SVJ) or Leknes Airport (LKN)
Cantering through desert dunes in Oman
from $2,745
Summary:

This is a great compilation of adventurous riding on forward-going horses for competent riders and cultural exploration of Oman. Ride forward going Arabian horses along the beach and through desert dunes, visit historically and culturally significant sites and have a taste of the Bedouin life camping in the desert. Some nights are also spent in comfortable guesthouse accommodation and the mountain-top resort of Jebel Shams. Traditional Omani fare is served throughout the tour.

Departure Dates:
  • 2020: 14 (FULL), 26 Jan (FULL); 6, 17 Feb; 3, 17 Mar; 22 Oct
  • Trip Length: 8 days/7 nights/5 days riding
  • Approximate riding time per day: 4 half-days of 2-3 hours, 1 full days of 4-6 hours.
  • Meeting point: Muscat Airport
  • Riding Ability Required: Confident intermediate onwards
  • Usual Group Size: 4-8
  • Transfer: 2020: Approx. £33 return from Muscat Airport at 9am. Return transfer for flights no earlier than 10am, approx. 30 mins.
Peru Luxury Sacred Valley
from $5,105
Summary:

This exclusive ride is more than an unforgettable riding experience in the Andes combining culture, history and adventure with fine Peruvian cuisine and charming hotels.

Departure Dates:
  • 2020: Apr 12; May 3, 24; Jul 19; Aug 2, 16; Sept 6, 27.
  • Trip Length: 11 days/10 nights/7 days riding
    **A 7 night itinerary is available - please ask for details**
  • Approximate riding time per day: 4 to 6 hours
  • Meeting point: Cusco Airport
  • Riding Ability Required: Intermediate onwards and able to mount and dismount unaided. Riders should be comfortable, secure and in control at all paces and used to riding in open country and over varied terrain.
  • Usual Group Size: 2 - 6
  • Transfer: Included from Cusco airport between 10h30-11h30. Guests already staying in Cusco will be picked up at their hotel between 11h30-12h00.
Riding in Baikal lake
from $3,095
Summary:

An adventurous horse riding holiday starting in Irkutsk where we drive to the shores of lake Baikal and ride on Orlov cross horses through the Tazheran forest-steppes. Camping and guesthouse accommodation.

Departure Dates:
  • 2020: June 24; August 12.
  • Trip Length: 10d/9n/7d riding
  • Approximate riding time per day: 5-6 hours
  • Meeting point: Irkutsk Airport (IKT)
  • Riding Ability Required: Intermediate onwards. Must be able to walk, trot and canter. Novice riders by arrangement on own departure dates with modified itinerary.
  • Usual Group Size: 4 - 12
  • Transfer: Transfer to Irkutsk airport on Day 10 arriving approx. 16:00 included.
Summary:

A shorter version of our Beach & Game trail, this 3-day break combines beach riding and game viewing riding forward-going Arabian X horses. Gallop for miles along the pristine beaches beside the Indian Ocean, ride with big game and enjoy a day at the famous Addo Elephant park by vehicle.  Accommodation is provided at a static camp offering spectacular views over the Kariega river. This short break is available year round for intermediate riders onwards who want to add a few days of beach riding and wildlife spotting onto their South African holiday.

Departure Dates:
  • 2020: 17 Jan, 18 Apr, 23 May, 20 Jun, 18 Jul, 15 Aug, 17 Oct, 12 Dec
  • Trip Length: 4 days /3 nights /3 riding days
  • Approximate riding time per day: 4-6 hours
  • Meeting point: Port Elizabeth (PLZ) Airport, South Africa
  • Riding Ability Required: Intermediate onwards. You must be comfortable at walk, trot and canter.
  • Usual Group Size: 1-8
  • Transfer: 2020: Transfer from/to Port Elizabeth Airport is included. A 2 hour drive.

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