Horse Riding in Uganda

Horse Riding in Uganda is some unique activity that is not done by a lot of people, however, Lake Mburo national park and the source of the Nile in Jinja offer this ultimate horse riding time around the area and through the local villages with in and near the vicinity. The horse ride in Uganda will allow you to take back on your life back in the countryside in your country. Also, the horse riding activity caters for all ages; the Lake Mburo national park horse riding is recommended for adults, however, the source of River Nile horse riding also caters for the adults and the children.

Horse Riding in Uganda

 The horse ride is all you need to take you away from all the hustle and the bustle of Kampala city, and the reach of crowds. The flame tree stables in Jinja and Lake Mburo national park, plus other places in Uganda, keep the rare horses which visitors love to ride on their yearly vacations in Uganda. The horse riding is a short time activity but is it worthwhile. Lake Mburo national park is one of the destinations in uganda where you can go for the epic horse riding session in the natural environment.

Lake Mburo National Park horse riding

The horses stand in the first position among the features that make Lake Mburo national park interesting and worthy of a visit one the days during the Ugandan wildlife safari. The beautiful natural surroundings in the area plus the land scape make horse riding in Lake Mburo national park very important and worthy for an adventure lover. The horse riding session is the only way you bond physically with nature and wildlife with in Lake Mburo national park.

In Lake Mburo national park, horse riding is a short time session and lasts for about 2 to five hours through the open savannah grassland and the thick savannah woodland and the undulating hills of the west. The verdant grassy valleys between hills plus the numerous lakes near Lake Mburo national park make horse riding a very relaxing and exhilarating activity. To note, Lake Mburo national park is the only place you can go for horse riding in Uganda.

It is only Mihingo safari lodge that operates a horse riding in Lake Mburo national park. Mihingo safari lodge has about seven fully grown horses in the stable; three are mature horses and the four are ponies. The horses are well trained to give you a memorable time in the African wilderness. A maximum of six people takes the horse riding safaris in Lake Mburo national park at a time. The six groups of people for horse riding in Lake Mburo national park are escorted by a professional guide who shows them the safe routes to ride in.

There is nothing to worry about; the horse riding trips in Lake Mburo national park are organized by a well-trained staff. There is a chance for you to adjust your horse trip to your own preference, experience, and ability.  The beginners and the inexperienced riders are catered for in a special way and they are advised not to race fast on the horses but rather walk in order to avoid all the negative outcomes like falling among others. Also, the terrain of Lake Mburo national park is hilly and makes the inexperienced riders prone to falling among others.

For the well-experienced riders, there is something that suited your horse riding experience. You can enjoy the marvelous stretch for trotting and cantering. Also, mihingo lodge conducts horse riding sessions outside the park; since 2008. However, more interesting routes are within the park. The horse riding session in Lake Mburo national park is a chance for you to bond and blend with the real stature of Mother Nature in wild surroundings. 

Source of the Nile horse riding- Jinja

Horse riding safaris in Jinja offer an opportunity for you to explore more about the banks of the famous Nile River. Source of the Nile horse trips allows you to explore the culture in the nearby African villages around the Nile banks, plus offering a unique panoramic view of the verdant surrounding and the cool breeze from the River.

The Nile horseback safaris company one of the leading operators of the horse riding trips in Jinja. The company is located on the banks of the River Nile and offers the most ultimate source of the Nile horse trips.  The horse ride in Jinja is offered in shifts of 1 to 3 hours of ultimate excitement when riding on the back of a horse through the nearby villages in Jinja. The Nile horseback safaris company also offers a chance for night horse riding trips through Jinja. 

Horse Riding in Uganda
Horse Riding in Lake Mburo National Park

The horse ride safaris are accompanied by two guides one in the front and the other following behind. This is a system done in order to prevent accidents and other uncertainties. The horses too are very calm and trained, so you have nothing to worry about them, they are not some wild mustangs, and there are different horses suitable for different classes of riders.

You can also book for the mixed horse safari in Jinja; these are prepared for a group of friends who would wish to ride horses in a group. It is called mixed horse riding because different people in the group possess different experience in horse ridings. The mixed horse riding safari allows the inexperienced to ride along with the experts in one group. Despite, the mixed horse riding is not recommended for the kids. There are ponies reserved for the children too to enjoy horse riding in Jinja.

You can choose the one hour ride through the nearby farmlands and the nearby villages; this is the time for you to relax and enjoy the beauty of the pearl of Africa. The horse ride in Jinja is a chance for you to clearly see more about the source of the Nile, enjoy the cultures of the people near the area. The short time horse rides are a good deal for families with children and the old age who just wish to relax.

You can book for your horse riding safari with your tour agent who can help you create a good itinerary for your trip. However, you can also book for your Jinja from the offices of Nile horseback safaris company near the source of the Nile. Visit uganda any time of the year and enjoy the horse riding safaris in lake Mburo national park or in Jinja along with the historic source of the Nile.

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