Cape Winelands Horse Riding

Join Cape Adventure Zone on a Cape Winelands Horse Riding trail, only 1 hour’s drive from Cape Town. The little homestead of Simondium lies 8 km south of Paarl and right in the centre of the triangle created by the best and world-famous wine regions namely Paarl, Franschhoek and Stellenbosch.


Our passion is to provide you with the best riding experience in the Cape, we cater for novice riders looking for a relaxing stroll taking in the superb scenery as well as experienced riders wanting an exciting and fast canter through the vineyards, farm tracks and mountain passes.

Choose from any of the outrides listed below and join us on horseback in the Cape Winelands!


Activity Details

Trails from 1 hour to full day
Daily departures
Self-drive, transfers can be arranged at an additional cost
All riding equipment provided
No experience required, we cater for novice to experienced riders
1 Hour Scenic Outride at R650 per person
2 Hour Scenic Outride at R750 per person
3 Hour Scenic Outride at R850 per person
3-3.5 Hour Wine Tasting Outride at R950 per person
1/2 Day Wine Tasting Outride including picnic lunch at R1650 per person
Full Day Wine Tasting Outride including picnic lunch at R2650 per person
Additional Information:



Horse, tack and riding helmet


Transfers, can be arranged at an additional cost

Notes and Requirements

Only one rider per horse

Note that we have a maximum weight limit of 100kg’s (can be slightly more depending on the outride, please enquire)

All rates include a knowledgeable and experienced guide, no rides are permitted to go without a guide

Minimum age 8 years (can be less depending on the outride, please enquire)

Parent or legal guardian must sign indemnity for anyone under 18 years of age

Riding hats are supplied and are compulsory but if you have your own, please bring it along

The guides will set the pace according to the ability of the slowest or inexperienced rider in the group

Should all riders in the group be experienced the guides will allow trotting and cantering

Riders are not allowed to overtake the guide at any stage during the outride

Moms to be: We apologize, outrides are not for you while you are pregnant

Basic Rider Guideline:

We will require your riding experience to pair you with a suitable horse, a basic guideline:

Complete novice rider – never been on a horse before

Novice rider – less than 20 times

Intermediate rider – less than 100 times

Experienced rider – competent rider, comfortable at all paces,owned and ridden own horse, have been riding often lately


Cape Winelands Horse Riding
Cape Winelands Horse Riding
Cape Winelands Horse Riding
Cape Winelands Horse Riding