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Address: Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt
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A lovely private ride in the evening with my partner in the desert....

Saiid took us out on the horses and was absolutely lovely. We had a nice walk, trot and canter through the desert for about an hour and halfway we stopped to allow the horses to... read more

Reviewed 8 April 2015
Manchester, United Kingdom
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Cairo Governorate, Egypt
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22 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 February 2016

we ride horses there and the horses know the way to the rest place. I galloped with the horse till this point then the horse stopped and refused to move to any direction till the guide came and then moved. it is not riding place. it is just setting on the horse till a place and coming back

Thank Mohamed M
Bordon, United Kingdom
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78 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 142 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 July 2015

I first rode with Omar's in March 2012, on good horses, and gave them a favourable review. I went again in Jan 2014 and was shocked at the deterioration of the horses. The horse I was given was very thin (it is true to say that Egyptian horses are naturally narrow but this was beyond that), seemed tired and kept... More 

4 Thank lynwill53
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38 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 July 2015

On a visit to Omar riding club in May 2015 I purchased some apples in the market for the horses at the stables.My suspicions were raised immediately when one of the workers took the bag away from me as I did want to treat the horse I would be riding before we went out. The horse provided was called Layla... More 

6 Thank frankiboy
York, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 5 July 2015

Had fantastic visit here in June. Rode out with my friend across the dessert. We cantered and did as much or little as we wanted . Absolutely safe no issues at all . 2 women on there own was no issue. Stopped off to rest the horses. All safe and we felt at ease had great time. So much we... More 

Thank jolawton1
Manchester, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2015

Saiid took us out on the horses and was absolutely lovely. We had a nice walk, trot and canter through the desert for about an hour and halfway we stopped to allow the horses to rest and had some bedouin tea and a nice chat. An amazing experience, try it.

2 Thank Jigsawxo
Nabq Bay, Egypt
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30 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2015

I am not the most experienced rider and had not ridden for many years. The horse I was given was well behaved and well looked after as were all the horses in the stables. I went horse ridding 5 times during my stay in sharm and enjoyed every minute of it. Mustafa who owns the horses is a great guide... More 

Thank mariaturner1968
Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2015

What a lovely place for riding. I did 4 hours of riding in 2 days. I rode a grey mare called Diana. She was a sweet horse, very responsive and safe, never put a foot wrong. The staff were great. The guide was a lovely man, took me through to the Bedouin tents and had tea. he was lovely. My... More 

Thank Livy1984
Ayr, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 31 January 2015

I did 6 hours of riding with Omar riding school and had the best time ever! Mostafa picked me up from the hotel and was very nice from the start. When at the yard i met his brother Mohammed who was also very welcoming. I was given Layla to ride who is the brothers favorite horse and i can see... More 

1 Thank Courtney F
Rochdale, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 January 2015

Went for one hour had the best time of my life!! Dont listen to the bad reviews nothing wrong with any of the horses and there treatment!! Saddles bit tatty but fine overall.

1 Thank judith t
Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt
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112 reviews
47 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 January 2015

My child insisted to spend day off actively. So we decided horse riding is the best solution for getting positive emotions. My horse was Shakira, white, calm and understood my commands. One hour flew like an arrow. Amazing mountain view, desert, sea far away, cloudless sky and mangrove forest - all that made our mood high. Again it was splendid... More 

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