Horse About, scenic horse trails just over an hour from Cape Town
Take a step back in time and explore the scenic cape winelands countryside with a well trained horse and qualified and experienced guides as your company. An escape into nature just over an hour from Cape Town.
Our horse trails travel through vineyards, fynbos, forests and wheat fields until reaching the contour paths in the foothills of the majestic Witzenberg Mountains. You will be accompanied throughout the ride by the most beautiful scenery in the Western Cape. What better way to explore and experience the magnificent Western Cape Winelands?
Book a Horse About Trail
1.5 hour Scenic Trail
This scenic trail is ideal for the novice or not so fit riders & families, but enjoyed by all levels of rider. One of the most affordable outdoor activities near Cape Town.
The route meanders through forests & fynbos into the foothills of the
Witzenberg Mountains with panoramic
views of the valley and majestic backdrop
Adults - R300 pp
Children 6 - 10 years - R250 pp
2 hour Witzenberg Trail
A fun trail, ideal for more experienced
riders who are comfortable at a
trot & canter over varied terrain. Approximately 20 kms, this spectacular
trail includes some lovely stretches
for trot & canter. The route travels
higher up the mountain for breathtaking views of the surrounding wolseley &
tulbagh valleys & witzenberg mountains.
All Riders - R500 pp
2 hour Private trail
The perfect choice for guests who prefer flexibility and to travel at their own pace. The trail follows the same scenic routes, but with your private guide. Great for romantics, celebrations and an awesomely unique way to propose.
Why not bring a picnic or book one from Readers Restaurant to enjoy after the trail at one our secluded picnic areas.
1 -3 Riders - R700 pp
4+ Riders - R650 pp
Tulbagh, Wolseley and Ceres boast a wide array of accommodation for all tastes, from camping and cottages on working farms to luxurious hotels in the historic village. The Witzenberg valley is very conveniently located along the Route62 and easily included en route to the Cederberg, with Worcester, Riebeek Kasteel & Porterville all within 30 minutes or less.