Tanzania Horse Riding Safaris

Imagine being on horseback is a truly unique way to see Africa’s finest wildlife, flora, and fauna, and to access areas impenetrable by jeeps and motor vehicles. Get closer to nature, all starting just 30 minutes away from the hustle and bustle of Arusha on our Tanzania Horse Riding Safaris.

Tanzania offers the “Out of Africa” experience most dream of when they imagine a horseback safari in Africa. Riding across some of Africa’s most iconic landscapes and set to the backdrop of magnificent snow-capped Mount Kilimanjaro, horse riding here promises an unforgettable experience! Become part of the herd as you canter across the plains alongside zebra, giraffe, and wildebeest, keeping a close eye out for the big cats that this area is famous for.

Kiwoito Africa Safaris Horse Safaris is a privately guided horseback operation in Northern Tanzania. Due to the owner’s many years of experience within the Safari industry, Kiwoito Africa safaris designs unforgettable horse riding safaris all over Tanzania.

Each safari is led by qualified & professionally trained guides, always pushing for a new and exhilarating adventure. Whether you would like to unfold Africa’s beauty by horseback or by foot, Kiwoito Africa Safaris will share its enthusiasm and tell stories that will travel generations. The routes are off the beaten track, we go deep into the bush and together enjoy the wonders that Africa has to offer, the magnificent wildlife, the scenery, and the magical interaction with the local tribes who inhabit these areas. All this is viewed from what back in the days also used to roam wild, the horse.

Tanzania Horse Riding Safaris amongst Tanzanias wildlife If you are looking for an exhilarating horse riding adventure, or just a gentle hack in a hidden oasis amongst a rich array of wildlife, you’re at the right place. Twice daily we run horse rides and weather you are a complete beginner or an advanced rider there is an opportunity for everyone. Those with little experienced can enjoy a gentle hack along dust tracks within the quiet estate where zebra, wildebeest and antelope graze contentedly while monkeys scamper in the trees overhead. For the more experienced rider, we offer thrilling expeditions, faster paced riding where a guest can explore the meandering paths, spotting a rice array of wildlife along the way. Being on horseback is a truly unique way to see Africa’s finest flora and fauna, and to access areas impenetrable by jeeps and motor vehicles. Get closer to nature, all starting just 30 minutes away from the hustle and bustle of Arusha.

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QN 1: Is horseback riding suitable for beginners?

ANS: Absolutely! Whether you have never been on a horse before or are a novice rider, there are plenty of lessons and guided trail rides available for beginners. Trained instructors will ensure that you have a safe and enjoyable experience while learning the basics.

QN 2: What should I wear for horseback riding?
ANS: It is important to wear comfortable, fitted clothing that allows freedom of movement. Opt for long pants to protect your legs, and sturdy closed-toe shoes with a small heel. Additionally, it is advisable to wear a helmet for safety reasons.

QN 3: How do I communicate with a horse while riding?
ANS: Horses are highly intuitive and responsive animals. You can communicate with them through a combination of body language, vocal cues, and light pressure from your legs and hands. Training and working with a skilled instructor will help you develop effective communication skills with the horse.

QN 4: Are there any age restrictions for horseback riding?
ANS: While there is no specific age limit, it is important to consider physical abilities and the level of maturity required to safely handle and ride a horse. Different riding facilities may have their own age policies, so it is best to check with them before making any arrangements.

QN 5: Are there different styles of horseback riding?
ANS: Yes, horseback riding encompasses various styles such as English, Western, Dressage, and Trail Riding, among others. Each style has its own unique techniques, equipment, and purposes. Exploring different styles can add diversity and excitement to your equestrian journey.