Riders riding into the Horizon lake, South Africa
Working holidays

Working holidays

Ever wanted to go on a riding holiday or horse safari with a purpose? Our working holidays and horse volunteering opportunities might be just what you are looking for! These rides offer a riding experience at a discounted rate from the normal guest price, offering you the chance to get involved differently. Being a participant, rather than a mere guest, allows you to discover the local culture and lifestyle in depth. Starting from two weeks, our working holidays combine basic yard work with other exciting riding and non-riding experiences, perhaps with the opportunity to take part in conservation projects too. These are budget-friendly options for those of you who are dreaming of an unforgettable riding adventure, in Africa and beyond.

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From the horse’s mouth

  • Wild coast volunteering
    August 2022 Ludivine aged 41
    I had a wonderful time on the Wild Coast. The location is stunning, the team there is great, always cheerful and caring, full of fun stories. The horses are great, you will definitely find friends there and there are plenty of various trails to enjoy. I got to experience life in South Africa, went to rugby matches,... Read all
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