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Mozambique Horse Safari

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The most amazing experience, our best holiday ever !

We arrived Wednesday August 1st and were greeted by Mandy Retzlaff for an amazing eight day horse... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
janmuysken
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Lagos, Nigeria
a lot of fun!

Mandy and the staff were all super nice and patient. The riding was a lot of fun and also a good... read more

Reviewed 4 July 2018
Anat K
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Come and share in the epic adventures of the Retzlaff family where the legends of the rescued horses of Mozambique Horse Safari come to life. Open your eyes to a different world, where you will ride the beaches on a sprightly bay, wade into...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Chibuene | South Beach, Vilanculos 1304, Mozambique
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+258 84 251 2910
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived Wednesday August 1st and were greeted by Mandy Retzlaff for an amazing eight day horse safari. We arrived at our destination Villa Sonhos, to be settled in and taken to lunch by our hosts Mandy and Pat Retzlaff and our host volunteers Shannon...More

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Reviewed 4 July 2018

Mandy and the staff were all super nice and patient. The riding was a lot of fun and also a good learning experience.

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Amanda R, Manager at Mozambique Horse Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2018

Thanks so much for the lovely message and riding with Mozambique Horse Safari. I am so glad that you enjoyed the ride.

Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

What can I say that hasn't been said already? Pat and Mandy, the staff and volunteers run a wonderful horse safari, with incredible out rides both on the beach, along the coast and into the villages. As a lone traveller I couldn't have asked for...More

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Amanda R, Owner at Mozambique Horse Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 1 July 2018

Hi Sarah, thanks so much for the message. We absolutely loved having you ride with Mozambique Horse Safari and can't thank you enough for making the effort. We hope to see you again. Lots of love Mandy

Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

My wife and I recently did the swimming ride and the standard ride. Both were great fun. What made them so enjoyable was the fact that Mandy and Pat really care and clearly love their horses. Having watched the videos on-line explaining the background to...More

Thank Cubbsy123
Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

After contacting Mandy, we were pleased to find a fantastic yard with several well cared for horses and a whole team working to look after them. Fascinating background story and it was great to ride these special horses. Top notch friendly service with good helmets...More

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Amanda R, Manager at Mozambique Horse Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2018

Thanks so much for taking the time to leave a review. I am so glad that you enjoyed the ride and appreciate the feedback.

Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

It’s been the most amazing thing I’ve done in my visit to Vilankulos in Mozambique. It’s a special place, managed my special people and ridding these rescued horses in the most amazing beaches and views was trully unforgettable.

Thank Marisol B
Amanda R, Manager at Mozambique Horse Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2018

Thanks so much for your lovely review and kind words. I am so glad that you enjoyed your experience and hope to see you back again one day.

Reviewed 17 April 2018

My husband and I had diving in Vilanculos on our bucket list for years, finally I was able to afford the trip and decided to take him for his 60th birthday and our 10 year wedding anniversary. Only to find out once we got there...More

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Amanda R, Manager at Mozambique Horse Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2018

Thanks so much for your lovely review, this is honestly one of the nicest messages that we have ever received. I am so glad that we could make your trip to Vilankulo so memorable and that you enjoyed the riding so much. We appreciate the...More

Reviewed 12 April 2018

I went on the 7 day safari with my daughter and I cannot recommend it highly enough. The horses are beautifully cared for and lovely to ride - and the location and scenery are spectacular. On top of that, Pat and Mandy are wonderful hosts.

Thank Claire H
Amanda R, Manager at Mozambique Horse Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2018

Thank you so much for your lovely review and riding with Mozambique Horse Safari. It was fantastic having you both, and i am glad that you had such a good time. xxx

Reviewed 9 April 2018

I am 52 and went to Vilanculos as a volunteer by myself. I can honestly say it was the most amazing experience of my life and hope to go back later this year. The hospitality shown by Pat and Amanda is second to none, the...More

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Amanda R, Manager at Mozambique Horse Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2018

Thanks for your incredibly kind words, it means a lot to know that our riding, horses and way of life are so special to you. We loved having you and hope to see you soon. Lots of love the MHS team.

Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

We went to this safari with 3 adults and 4 kids (15, 14, 12, and 9). The horses are obviously treated very well and are very well mannered. Each horse has a groom that comes on the ride, this was very helpful with kids and...More

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Amanda R, Manager at Mozambique Horse Safari, responded to this reviewResponded 2 April 2018

Thanks so much for your lovely review, nothing makes us more happy than having kids ride with Mozambique Horse Safari. We really appreciate your time leaving the review - helps with business.

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Sune R
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Response from Amanda R | Property representative |
Apologies for the late response, a day ride will usually work out at about $50.00 for a standard ride.
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