Horse Riding in Mauritius
Horse Riding in Mauritius has just started to become more popular. The new interest in the sport of horse racing is one reason, and a great day out can be spent going to the races.
To book your own Horse Riding in Mauritius excursion, make sure it is with a company that cares, will look after you and the horse. If you are not an experienced rider, they will also need the skills and experience to help you make this an enjoyable experience.
Upon arrival you will be welcomed by the friendly staff and you will then meet your horse. Usually you have 10 minutes initiation before leaving the paddock. Beginners are shown how to mount their horse and given basic tuition on how to control their horse.
On the island it does not matter if you are not an advanced horse rider, with plenty of experience from riding horses at home, as until quite recently horse riding was practically unknown on the island.
After you have learned and experienced the basics of horse riding, you and the other riders can venture further out into the countryside, where you can ride out and enjoy the beautiful scenery.
There are plenty of excursions that offer you the chance to ride along the beach, a really unique and unforgettable experience. Imagine yourself, riding your horse, with the crystal blue lagoon contrasting with the pristine white sand beaches.
Horse rides, generally last between 1.5 to 2 hours, with longer excursions often including a lunch.