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Hybrid Summer Mini Break

5.0 (10)
days 5 days nights 4 nights
Egypt
Difficulty
Moderate
Comfort
Midscale
Upscale
Weight limit
100 kg / 220 lb

Designed for those wanting to visit Egypt in the summer but looking to beat the heat. This fun adventure covers great riding and the best site seeing in Cairo, Luxor and the Red Sea.

If you desire a holiday filled with temples and tombs, pharaohs & phenomenons, this is the trip for you. Egypt is the land of allure & mystery which is best enjoyed on a multi-adventure trip. You’ll ride fabulous horses, explore local temples up close & of course you’ll float down the Nile River for a day enjoying classic Egyptian food. You’ll visit the 7th Wonder of the World by horseback, swim with wild dolphins, go snorkeling & ride your horse in the Red Sea.


 

US$ 1 759
per tourist for 5 days
Date of Travel
Number of tourists
up to 8 tourists
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Gemma R. is the provider of this trip
The provider speaks: English
We are a British owned award winning equestrian company offering world class riding holidays and excursions in Egypt. We offer the very best of horse riding across all of Egypt, combined with unforgettable sightseeing and memories that will last forever. Once you’ve ridden with us, you’ll know what riding is really about! We are a multi-awarding winning, British brand offering the best in horse riding holidays in Egypt. We have many years experience working in Egypt with first-class Arabian horses and purpose built facilities. The owner and founder, Emma, devotes her time to showcasing the best of Egypt to her guests alongside ensuring the first-class welfare of her horses, many of which she has rescued and rehomed. Emma’s team know the ins and outs of the local area and will bring the fun factor to your stay in Egypt – inbetween looking after the horses of course!

Tour highlights

Try an Authentic Egyptian Cuisine
Visit local markets and restaurants for local culture as well as delicious fresh food
Discover Local Culture & Real Egypt
Pyramids of Cairo, Cairo Museum, Valley of the Kings, temples & tombs and much more
Swim with the Horse
Enjoy cool, refreshing waters of the crystal-clear Red Sea

Route details

Day 1
Arrival

Arrive Cairo and overnight at hotel. Dinner on own account.

Day 2
Giza Pyramids and Museum visit. Late flight to Luxor
Day 3
Valley of the Kings. Sunset Nile Ride
Day 4
Luxor Saddle Day and Hot Air Balloons
Day 5
Red Sea Swimming and Hurgada exploration
Day 6
Extra Day
Difficulty
Moderate
Tour provider's comments

Our holidays are designed for ‘riders’ – travellers coming from around the world to ride together. You should be confident and in control at all paces including gallop on a well-trained, spirited horses in open spaces and in English saddles.

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Accommodation

Comfort
Midscale
Upscale
Hotel
5 nights

Accommodation is at the Cairo Pyramids Edge, Giza, the El Gazria Gardens Luxor & Sweet Home Hurghada.

1 night
Cairo
2 nights
Luxor
2 nights
Hurgada

Travel recommendations

Group meeting place

Cairo

Tour conditions

Included

  • accommodation;
  • meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner are provided on riding holidays;
  • complimentary water bottles on riding trips;
  • guides: riding and non-riding guides are inclusive;
  • horses & tack including saddle bags and water for each ride;
  • prices are quoted on sharing a room;
  • all entry fees to sites and museums.

Extras

  • insurance;
  • flights: international and local flights are not included;
  • personal expenses;
  • soft drinks & alcohol are payable locally.

Group size

up to 8 tourists

Duration

5 days
4 nights

It's important to know

Cancellation of booking

Travel restrictions

Should you be unable to travel due to specific travel restrictions at the time of your travel date, then the holiday will be rescheduled at an agreed date, within 12 months of your original holiday date (no penalty charges, but a surcharge might apply).

Cancellations/ Refunds

If you arrive late or depart prior to its completion, no refunds can be made.

Should you fail to join the riding holiday for any other reason than travel restrictions and have not made Ride Egypt aware within 30 days of your travel date, you must refer to and claim via your comprehensive travel insurance.

In the case where you are unable to travel and have made Ride Egypt aware giving a minimum of 30 days notice prior to your travel date, you are entitled to a gift voucher/credit for Riding holidays with Ride Egypt, for the full value of the amount paid. This credit/voucher is valid for 12 months.

Tour reviews

5.0
Based on 10 reviews
  • A
    Amy
    30 Mar, 2024
    about provider
    When I was younger, I used to ride horses. As an adult, I don't own any, but I still enjoy riding. Finding authentic riding experiences during holidays has been a challenge, but this one exceeded all my expectations. The team genuinely cares for their horses, which was crucial for me. Booking with them was effortless, and they followed up afterward. I rode with them in both Luxor and Hurghada, and both experiences were fantastic yet unique. I had a special fondness for Luxor, primarily because of my horse, Big Red. Surprisingly, my husband, who isn't a horse enthusiast, joined me in Hurghada and actually had a great time. I must also commend the exceptional guides.
    30 Mar, 2024
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  • E
    Erin
    23 Mar, 2024
    about provider
    As a solo female traveler, I felt completely safe in every location while immersing myself in the authentic experience of Egypt. There were just the right opportunities for capturing photos and exhilarating gallops. From racing on spirited Arabian stallions near the pyramids of Giza to delving deep into the wonders of the Valley of the Kings, each day held something truly extraordinary. Visiting during winter made the heat bearable, and the nights were enchanting without the intrusion of many bugs. Luxor provided serene moments on the Nile and thrilling gallops accompanied by the launch of hot air balloons at dawn. Staying at High as a gave me the luxury of a 5-star hotel with delightful cocktails, mocktails, and captivating beachside views of the Red Sea. Every guide, whether horseback or an archaeologist, was incredibly knowledgeable and deeply passionate about Egypt's rich history, making every story told alongside them unforgettable, just like the photos captured along the way. The food was simply divine and authentically Egyptian, abundant in both spice and quantity, ensuring you'll never go hungry on this journey. I would embark on this trip again in a heartbeat and highly recommend it to experienced riders seeking to explore the wonders of Egypt!
    23 Mar, 2024
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  • K
    Karrie
    4 Mar, 2024
    about provider
    This truly was a trip of a lifetime, and I'm already yearning to return! I adored everything about it—the horses, the people, and the incredible sites steeped in history. Exploring the land on horseback was an unparalleled experience, allowing me to discover areas that most tourists never get the chance to see.
    4 Mar, 2024

Dates and Prices

  • Any dates on request during the season
    1 May – 30 Sep
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  • US$ 1 759
    5 – 9 May 5 days 4 nights
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