Horse/Elephant/Camel Rides in Africa
Riding through the beautiful
African landscape on a horse,
camel or elephant is a thrilling
and memorable experience. See
the world from a new
perspective and discover the wonders of Africa.
utAnimal Back Safaris
Africa offers a wide range of exhilarating horse back, elephant back and even camel back rides and safaris, which offer a unique view of the landscape and countryside as visitors explore the area.
Camel Back Rides
Morocco offers a range of camel back desert treks through the Sahara, which take up to a few days and allow travellers to experience the novelty of sleeping under the desert skies.
Travellers can also experience Maasai culture in the heart of Kenya through camel tours which visit Maasi tribes to learn more about their traditions and way of life.
Elephant Back Safaris
In Zambia and Botswana, Elephant back safaris can be enjoyed to get a unique perspective of the bush. These are led by experienced guides who are able to spot and identify wildlife on the journey.
Horse Riding in Cape Town
In Cape Town, the beautiful Noordhoek beach makes the perfect setting for horse rides across the beach. All levels from beginners to experienced riders are welcome, and qualified instructors are on hand to assist during the ride. Often, rides take place at sunset or sunrise, which is one of the most beautiful things to witness in the Cape.
11 Locations for Horse/Elephant/Camel Rides in Africa
Click on one of these Africa Horse/Elephant/Camel Rides options for more about these experiences and to find an overland tour which offers that particular Horse/Elephant/Camel Rides activity.
Do this on the Cape Town to Nairobi with Gorilla Trek.Tours with Gorilla Trekking in Uganda
Do this on the Best of South Africa.Tours with Kruger National Park Game Drive
Do this on the Cape Town to Nairobi Epic.Tours with Mt Kilimanjaro Trekking
Do this on the Best of South West Africa.Tours with Okavango Delta Mokoro Excursion
Do this on the Best of East Africa.Tours with Serengeti National Park Excursion
Do this on the Best of South West Africa.Tours with Victoria Falls Flight of Angels
Do this on the Best of South West Africa.Tours with White Water Rafting on the Zambezi River
The highlight of my trip had to be Gweru in Zimbabwe, it was my idea of paradise. So much to do there with the animals and the location of it was just beautiful!
— Anne B (27) from Ireland
The trip was great! A very relaxed ride in a mokoro, followed by camping in the Okavango Delta and watching the animals on the islands was awesome!
— Michael & Silke from Germany
I loved every millisecond of the entire trip... Guess what I did in Swakopmund? I skydived out of a plane - woohoo was that AWESOME :-)
— JoJo E (61) from Switzerland
Finally home and had a great timeâ€¦. I loved the shark diving, Sossusvlei and Himba people. Saw Lions, a Leopard, Elephants, Giraffes, everything really! Thanks for…
— John E from Canada
I did not believe in god till i visited Chobe National Park.
— Juca from Uruguay