|There are many action filled adventures to be enjoyed on the Elephant Coast, all within natural surrounds bringing an elepment of excitement to your experience of this region.
Canter along the shoreline with sea spray dancing on your face enjoying views that stretch for miles. Horse riding on the Elephant Coast is available in unique environments including rides along the coast, through forests and even onto the grasslands at St Lucia to view game. You need not be an experienced rider to benefit from this adventure because there are many guided rides catering to all levels including families with children.
The ocean provides as much adrenaline as you need through the availability of activities such as kayaking, kite surfing, and surfing. Mountain biking options are untamed, and include an annual mountain bike cycling event on the outskirts of the wilderness area at Hluhluwe-iMfolozi – so watch out for buffalo as you cycle along. Guided cycling trips, including bicycle hire, are offered in and around St Lucia taking in views of the ocean and trips through the forest.
There is an almost endless list of walks and hikes in the region for all levels of fitness. Some of the trails are guided, others not, but all bring that sense of freedom you experience when walking in the outdoors – be it through forests, along beaches, or even through Big 5 country at Hluhluwe-iMfolozi – that one is of course guided.