Guided tour

Hurghada: Sea and Desert Tour by Horse

Hurghada: Sea and Desert Tour by Horse

From US$ 46.60 per person

Ride on the back of a horse and explore the rare beauty of the Red Sea. A ride in the desert will give you the feel of real Arabia.

About this activity

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Duration 3 - 4 hours
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English, German, Russian, Arabic
Pickup included
At your accommodation in Hurghada. There is an additional charge of €5 per person for pickup and drop-off at your accommodation in Makadai Bay, El Gouna, or Soma Bay.

Experience

Highlights
  • Take a ride in desert and get a feel for the real Arabia
  • Breathe in the desert air, and have your fill of the picturesque landscape
  • See the stunning desert sunset on the back of a horse
Full description
This is one of the most exotic destinations for horseback riding in Egypt, and to top it off, it is reasonably priced! The ancient horse culture is very much alive in Egypt, and it is doubtful that any part of the world can match its rich and broad mosaic of history. Take this horseback tour with the finest bred horses and experience trainers. Horse trainers are also provided to give you pre-ride coaching, and to assist you throughout your ride. Another must-do excursion activity while in Hurghada, for horse lovers of all kinds! This is a family friendly activity. Traveler safety: • This tour is child appropriate • A helmet is provided to each rider • Pregnant women are not permitted to ride a horse • A disclaimer form against damage and personal injury required to be signed prior to the tour
Includes
  • Transfers from Hurghada by air-conditioned van
  • Arabian horse for 2 hours
  • English or German-speaking guide
  • Mineral water or soft drinks during tour
    Not suitable for
    • Pregnant women
    • People with back problems
    Covid-19 precautions
    Safety measures in place
    • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
    • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
    • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
    Traveler requirements
    • You are required to bring and wear a mask
    • You must fill out a travel information form
    • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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    What to bring

    • Comfortable shoes
    • Sunglasses
    • Sun hat

    Know before you go

    • This tour runs daily
    • Please remember to bring comfortable shoes, seasonally appropriate clothing, and sunglasses
    • Pickup starts from 2 PM (the pickup time varies between hotels and will be confirmed after booking)
    Customer reviews

    Overall rating

    4.7 /5

    based on 199 reviews

    Review summary

    • Guide
      4.7/5
    • Transportation
      4.4/5
    • Value for money
      4.5/5
    • Safety
      4.4/5

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    We were exactly on time at the pick up location. Unfortunately the driver arrived 1 (one) hour later only... 2/3 of our family had first time experience by horse riding. But the local team helped a lot to have fun and to enjoy the trip. If you are familier with riding, you will have a lot of fun! The local team made fantastic pictures and videos of us.

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    January 2, 2021

    You have to experience this riding excursion. With a gallop through the desert and then to the beach in the water. Unfortunately, you can only gain such an experience in Germany as an experienced rider. After initially touching the guide, the ice broke quickly. Also suitable for less experienced riders!

    March 7, 2020

    The horses are in good shape by Egyptian standards and the stable is tidy. The staff is trained “Egyptian” in handling horses. The dromedaries, on the other hand, didn't make a good impression on me. The desert ride to the water was really nice, it was flat on rocky ground for photos in the water, but not for riding on the beach, as I had imagined. For me it was absolutely horrible, it was so much filth. Here you simply dump your rubbish over the city limits into the desert. So I felt absolutely nothing of desert magic and no sunset helps either. This sight and the fact that I also caused rubbish here that was lying around there at some point clouded my entire holiday mood. Too bad.

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    March 3, 2020

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