The concept of horseback safari originated in Kenya back in the 1970’s. A horse riding holiday in Kenya is a hugely popular way to experience safari and get up close to Africa’s wildlife.
Choose to ride through the great open plains of the Masai Mara or scale the steep rocky outcrops in Laikipia’s high country. Perhaps even combine the two for the ultimate safari experience! If you’re someone who craves adventure and wants to explore the African wilderness from a different perspective, a horse safari in Kenya can provide an exhilarating and off-the-beaten-path adventure. And for non-riding partners, friends or family, Kenya offers unforgettable safari experiences with some of the best guides in Africa!
Today, Kenya can give you one of the most exciting horse riding holidays on the planet. With unrivalled game viewing and during migration, the chance to horse ride alongside the largest herds of wildebeest and zebra in Africa. Kenya boasts lodge-based horse safaris and traditional luxury mobile tented-camp horse safaris. The accommodation is as if lifted from the set in ‘Out of Africa’. Consequently, every single detail is thought of, this is luxury Africa at its absolute best. Immerse yourself and feel at one with Africa’s wilderness while lavishing all those wonderful creature comforts. The price for a horse riding holiday in Kenya may be high but believe us, it’s worth every penny.