Horse Riding Holidays in Uganda

Uganda

Riding holidays in Uganda are few-and-far-between. But the few that exist are excellent: well cared-for horses, knowledgeable guides and riding along the bank of the River Nile is thrilling.

Rides in Uganda combine well with a visit to the mountain gorillas in the west of Uganda (and across the border in Rwanda) and with safaris to parks such as Queen Elizabeth National Park (tree-climbing lions) or the remarkable Murchison Falls in the National Park of the same name, where the Nile flows through a narrow rock crevice.

Don't forget N’gamba if you would like to see chimps at very close quarters. And for the adrenaline junky, the whitewater rafting below Owens Falls on the White Nile is quite as good as the best that the River Zambezi has to offer!

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Horse Rides

The Nile River Ride - 5 days

On this horse riding adverture in Uganda we follow the River Nile towards Lake Victoria, riding through rural villages, tea plantations and swimming the horses in the Nile.

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Nile River Ride - 7 days

This horse riding safari in Uganda follows the same itinerary as the 5-day ride but extends to include whitewater rafting on the Nile and an overnight stay on an island in ther middle of the River Nile.

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Wildwaters Lodge

Visit Wildwaters Lodge Uganda on a pristine island in the middle of the River Nile. Wildwaters Lodge is one of the most romantic lodges in East Africa.

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Highlight & Hidden Gems

Gorilla Trekking, Game Parks and The African Queen

This safari combines rhinos, wild chimps, tracking mountain gorillas, the Big Five and a trip on the African Queen on the Kazinga Channel.

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The Ruwenzori Sculpture Foundation

Craftsmen are rare people and touched by the hand of god; they are able to create things that we mere mortals can only wonder at.

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N'gamba Island Camp

A rare opportunity to visit chimps in a near-wild environment on the island on Ngamba in Lake Victoria. Revenue from your visit goes directly to conserving the habitat and chimp species.

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Uganda weather & climate

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