Horse-Riding Safari

Situated in the escarpment at the edge of the game reserve, bordering the official perimeter of the Maassai Mara triangle, Kilima Camp offers what camps in the Reserve cannot offer: Safari on Horseback.

Encounter wildlife in a totally different way, under the expert guidance of your Syce while you ride through the pristine nature of the Mara: Horse-riding safaris are UNIQUE and exciting experience.

Our Somali-Arab crossbreds and thoroughbreds are well-in and mild mannered. They are also completely used to being among wildlife. We use General-Purpose full leather saddles.

Horse-Riding Safari
Horse-Riding Safari

The key factor to any safari is the Guide. At Kilima, our Groom and his team are passionate about Kenya’s wildlife and specifically horses. Most of tehm have been at Kilima Camp since 2015 and they will take you on the ride of your life!

The guide will take you to areas of abundant flora and fauna. An equine Safari is of course best either at sunrise or sunset, which gives you a true feeling of being one with nature. Depending on your equestrian level, Trot, Canter or even Gallop will be your gait. Riding on the Siria Escarpement with it’s unsurpassed views is truly a very unique and unforgettable experience in the African Bush.

Price for horse riding are as follow:

1 hour: Usd 40
2 hours: Usd 75
4 hours: Usd 150

For advanced riders, we can offer 4 hours of riding in th emorning and 2 in the afternoon. Please contact us at