The 1.5 Hour Safari (11 am) R395 per adult, R350 per child
Have an unforgettable experience on our 1.5 hour horse trail safari that will get you into reaching distance of wildlife.
Trail Time is at 11:00 am Mondays to Saturdays and public holidays.
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.
Take a relaxing ride through nature with our well trained horses and experienced guides.
A short pitstop is included in this ride, for water and a packet of crisps. You are welcome to bring a long more snacks for during or after the ride.
No horseback experience needed, but this trail is not recommended for kids younger than 10 as it is quite long.
Children from the age 6 and older can join on the ride BUT they MUST be able to steer their own horse..(Pull right, left and back). All children will ride their own horse and must be confident enough to ride by themselves without being led.
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 would like to do some trotting and cantering, please book a private ride : Cost is R250 extra if you are alone and R150 per person extra above the normal trail rate if you are 2 or more that would like to book a private ride.
Arrival Time is 30 mins prior.
We are situated on LaWiiDA Lodge, R511, Hennopsriver Valley. Only 15 km from Hartbeeespoort. (Please note Lawiida Lodge is not situated in Hartbeespoort but on the way there in the R511, do not drive to Hartbeespoort)
30 min drive from Midrand & Centurion
And only an 45 min drive from Johannesburg and Pretoria.
For our trail options on Sundays, please have a look here: Sunday Trail Rides
We do not allow any children to share a saddle with adults. They must be able to ride their own horse to be able to join on our rides. Children from the age 6 and older can join on the ride BUT they MUST be able to steer their own horse..(Pull right, left and back). All children will ride their own horse and must be confident enough to ride by themselves without being led.
There is no restaurant by our facilities. But we do cater for picnics, for a lovely 90 min ride followed by a champagne style picnic have a look under here: Romantic Packages. Or if you are a group of friends or a family have a look at our amazing Group/Family Safari and picnic. Please note we do not allow self catering on picnics.
Or go for a lovely breakfast or lunch at Riverplace lodge, which is situated only 500 meters from us at Lawiida Lodge.
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!