Foxhunt & Safari

March 2 - 12, 2018


Trip Highlights

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Foxhunt

Join the Rand Hunt Club for a morning of cross-country riding through the Kyalami countryside, followed by Hunt Breakfast.

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Horseback Safari

Ride alongside all manner of African wildlife, with the exception of dangerous game. Enjoy zebras, giraffes, antelope, and more.

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Jeep Safari

Discover Africa's Big 5: lions, leopards, elephant, rhino, and buffalo, in a safari vehicle rather than on horseback.


Itinerary

Day 1 - Friday

Arrival in Johannesburg at OR Tambo International Airport
Spend the afternoon relaxing and getting settled in
Group dinner in Johannesburg

Day 2 - Saturday

Get to know your hunt horses during a morning riding lesson
FREE AFTERNOON - choice of activities include cultural tours and shopping in the city

Day 3 - Sunday

Riversands Hunt in Kyalami
Ride with the hunt - first field will gallop behind the hounds, second field will trot and canter, and third field will walk, trot, and relax. Guests who would like to enjoy the hunt but not ride in it have the option to follow from a vehicle, witnessing the high points along the way.
Breakfast will follow the hunt.

Day 4 - Monday

We will depart Monday morning for Horizon Lodge, arriving in time for lunch, a relaxing afternoon by the pool until tea time, and then an afternoon ride.

Day 5 - Tuesday

Breakfast, followed by a long morning ride, lunch, several free afternoon hours to relax by the pool or enjoy a massage, tea time, a short afternoon ride, sundowners, and a group dinner. Rides will have the option to include polocrosse, cross-country jumping, swimming with the horses, and many more activities.

Day 6 - Wednesday

All-day jeep safari at Entabeni Reserve where we will have access to an even larger variety of wildlife to enjoy. 

Day 7 - Thursday

Breakfast, followed by a long morning ride to Camp Davidson in time for lunch. Spend the afternoon relaxing at camp before going out for an afternoon ride, and then spend the night camping under the stars.

Day 8 - Friday

Morning ride, return to Horizon Lodge, arriving in time for lunch. After lunch we will depart for Megaliesberg, arriving in time for dinner.

Day 9 - Saturday

Trail ride at the foot of the Megaliesberg Mountains, to get to know our new hunt mounts.
FREE AFTERNOON - choice of activities include the lion park, hot-air-ballooning, or shopping at a local craft market.

Day 10 - Sunday

Blue Bird Farm Hunt in Hekpoort
Ride with the hunt - first field will gallop behind the hounds, second field will trot and canter, and third field will walk, trot, and relax. Guests who would like to enjoy the hunt but not ride in it have the option to follow from a vehicle, witnessing the high points along the way.
Breakfast will follow the hunt.

We will depart to return to Johannesburg in time for flights from OR Tambo airport.


Pricing

Book before December 15th for a 10% discount!

Price per rider - Sharing

Experience this trip as a romantic getaway with a partner, or bunk up with your buddy. Two riders must book together for this great price.

Price per rider - Single

Enjoy a group trip, making new friends with your fellow guests, but with your own room and personal space.

Solo Trip

Travel with your very own private guide and the option to customize your itinerary as best suits your needs and desires.


Price Includes:

  • All accommodations
  • Breakfasts and dinners
  • All riding activities, including tack and equipment
  • Transportation in-country (including to and from airport)

Does not include:

  • Airfare to and from South Africa
  • Some meals
  • Additional travel costs such as riding apparel and insurance

This trip accommodates a limited number of guests, so book early to reserve your spot.

Book before December 15th for a 10% discount!