Garonga Ride

  • Trip Duration
  • 10
  • 9
  • Riding Time
  • 9
  • 4-7
    hrs per
    day riding
  • Group Size
  • 5 - 7
    Guests per group
Comfortable accommodations on the Garonga horseback riding safari in South Africa

Garonga Ride

Ride Overview

Journey into the Makalali Conservancy, just west of Kruger National Park, to Camp Garonga on this horseback riding safari in South Africa. This exclusive and unassuming sanctuary combines infinite opportunity to experience the flora and fauna of the area with top notch riding on well trained, forward moving horses. Created especially for small groups of experienced riders, this itinerary is based out of luxurious lodges and safari camps. End a long day’s ride with a swim in the pool, a massage at the spa, and a well executed meal created by chefs specializing in African Fusion cuisine, and of course, complemented by handpicked South African wines.

In this area, you may encounter buffalo, wild dog, spotted and brown hyena, giraffe, zebra, wildebeest, kudu, bushbuck, steenbok, duiker, impala, waterbuck, blackbacked and side striped jackal, honey badger, baboon, vervet monkey, mongoose, warthog, bushpig, tortoise; special nocturnal creatures are porcupine, aardvark, civet, genet, caracal, serval, and water species such as hippo, crocodile, otter, and terrapin.


Ride & Horse Details

  • Horse Breeds:
    South African Boerperds, Warmbloods, Frisian and Thoroughbred crosses
  • Trip Pace:
    moderate to fast
  • Tack:
    Bates Caprilli Dressage Saddles
  • Weight limit:
    210 Ibs

Meeting Point

Hoedspruit or Phalaborwa Airport, South Africa

With first-hand knowledge of the exciting tours we offer, the ride consultants at Equitours look forward to answering any questions you might have about this ride. We want to help make sure that you select the trip of your dreams. Please call or email and get ready to pack your bags for a wonderful adventure!

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