Horse Riding in Hermanus.
Hermanus is the perfect spot for the saddle-savvy to take in the magnificent scenery of the Overberg, and perhaps savour a glass or two from some of the best wine farms in the country along the way! Never ridden before? Horse Riding in Hermanus has got it covered, catering for riders of all abilities as well as non-riders.
Right on the shores of beautiful Walker Bay and only 90 minutes drive from Cape Town, Hermanus radiates a friendly and charismatic appeal that entices people to blissfully while away their days off, weekends and annual holidays. Besides mouthwatering seaside restaurants, hip cafes, top-notch wine farms and country markets, Hermanus offers a vast choice of exciting activities to keep the whole family entertained from whale watching, sea kayaking and shark cage diving to cycle slackpacking and boat trips.
Horseback riding in the Hemel en Aarde Valley is a delight for the senses - including the taste buds - for anything from a relaxed meander to a refreshing outride with plenty of stunning spaces to let loose for an invigorating canter. Explore the incredibly scenic trails from the back of your steed set amidst breathtaking mountains, picturesque vineyards and bubbling streams. The area is renowned for its astounding botanical diversity, and colourful displays of endemic fynbos include over 1474 species.
Dirty Boots recommends Heaven & Earth Trails in the Hemel en Aarde Valley. Chat to them about their standard, wine tasting, sunset and moonlight guided trails which last from between 1-4 hours. They can even organize a delicious picnic or braai as part of your magical Heaven & Earth experience!