Safari and Champagne Style Picnic (11 AM) R780 per adult
Have an extraordinary experience. First your will go out on horseback for an 90 min horseback safari which is then followed by a champagne style picnic.
This is an amazing trail option is the best of horses, wildlife and wine and dine in nature.
The trail ventures out for an hour and half onto the game farm where plenty of wildlife will be viewed up close. After which a lovely picnic is enjoyed at a beautiful spot. – There is no time restriction on the picnic…stay for as long as you like or until closing time which is 5 pm.
Trail Time is at 11:00 am Mondays to Saturdays and public holidays.
The ride returns at 12:30 pm and then couples are taken to the picnic spot where they can stay as long as they like or until closing time (5 pm)
View the following wildlife up close from horseback: Giraffe, Kudu, Blue Wildebeest, Nyala, Impala, Ostrich, Blesbuck, Zebra, Springbuck, You might also see our exotic wildlife which includes: Sable, Golden Wildebeest, white blesbuck and more.
The ride is done in a group but the picnic afterwards is private.
No horseback experience needed. We do not run on the trails as it is a relaxing safari ride and we want to keep it safe and fun for everyone in the group .
If you want to trot and canter please have a look at our Experienced Riders Trail
Arrival Time is 30 mins prior .
For our trail options on Sundays, please have a look here:Sunday Trail Rides
Picnic usually - depending on availability, therefore might differ slightly- includes: A bottle of champagne, waters, sandwiches, salad, meatballs, cheese and crackers, yogurts, chicken kebabs, salami sticks and crisps. (some items may vary according to availability).
This ride is in a group and the picnic is private afterwards - optional extra for a private ride pay R150 per person extra if you are 2 or more to go out alone with the guide - this option is not available online, email us at [email protected] to book private rides)
We are situated on LaWiida Lodge, R511, Hennopsriver Valley
Only 15 km from Hartbeespoort, 30 mins from Centurion and Midrand and 45 mins from Johannesburg and Pretoria
What to wear:
Comfortable clothing. Gym type clothing. Preferably long stretchy pants and closed shoes (tekkies or boots) as the saddle will scratch you when wearing shorts. Don't wear white - it will get dirty soon!
You are welcome to bring along carrots or Apples for your horsey friends!