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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.

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