Cairns Horse Riding Tours

Starting from: $AU140.00

Tour Overview

  • Tour: Half Day Horse Riding
  • Departure location: Cairns & Northern Beaches
  • Suitable for families & couples
  • Number of passengers: Small groups (around 8)
  • Tour duration: Morning: 7.45am pick up – 12:00pm drop off / Afternoon: 7.45am pick up – 12:00pm drop off
  • Riding time: 1hr 30min
  • Min age is 4 yrs old
  • Max weight is 100kg
  • No previous experience needed / For all levels
  • Morning: Lunch included / Afternoon: Afternoon tea


Cairns Horse Riding Tours

Mount-N-Ride Adventures is situated just a short 30 minute drive south west of Cairns city, in the stunning Little Mulgrave Valley. With over 15 years of experience. They are considered one of the best trail riding properties in Australia and have an excellent reputation for the quality treatment and care of their horses.

Surrounded by world heritage mountains and one the worlds oldest rainforests, their unique horse riding trails take visitors all over their beautiful 150 acre property and give offer an unforgetable experience. The experienced tour guides take visitors through the hilltops to the headlands, all the way down into the rainforest, then afterwards into the crystal clear Little Mulgrave river (season permitting).

Mount-n-ride offers horses and tours that suits all abilities from children to adults and beginners to the more experienced rider. This really is a day out for anyone interested in encountering the wonders of riding through nature's beauty.

Upgrade to a Private Tour:

Mount-N-Ride private horse riding tours are great for group bookings or families who would like to stay on their own private tour. This option is also ideal for more experienced riders who would like to do more or get a bit faster on their tour. On this tour the personal guide takes visitors to explore the beautiful 150 acre farmland at the most appropriate pace, making sure the tour provided is the most suitable according to the rider's ability. This tour is available in the morning or afternoon.

What's included in the main price

  • Return coach transfer from Cairns accommodation
  • All safety equipment and safety briefing
  • Assorted scenic horse riding trails through the river, rainforest, and bush
  • Light lunch (morning tour) or afternoon tea (afternoon tour)
  • Insurance chargers
  • Experienced English, Japanese and Chinese speaking tour guides at the farm
  • Upgrade to a Private Tour
  • Professional photos
  • Snacks and drink available for purchase
  • Long pants
  • Covered shoes
  • T-shirt (no singlets or sleeveless shirt)
  • Sunscreen
  • Camera

Tour Itinerary

Time Description
The itineraries are the same for the morning & afternoon ride
Pick up from Cairns accommodation
Travel south of Cairns for about 30- 35 minutes to the horse riding farm
At the farm clients receive a warm welcome from their friendly staff and farm animals
The staff explain the compulsory Acknowledgment of Risk form and discuss the plan for the tour
Time to put the helmet on and get ready to go
Clients sit around the campfire as one of the staff demonstrates a small safety briefing
The tour guide chooses the most suitable horse for each client's size and ability
Enjoy 1 hour & 30 minutes of mountains, rainforest, paddocks and rivers (be prepared to get a little wet!)
After the ride seat in the restaurant area and enjoy a delicios lunch for morning rides or afternoon tea for afternoon rides, whilst taking in the stunning scenery
Drop off at Cairns accommodation

Please Note:
Age:Adult: 12 years old +. Children: 4 – 11 years old.
Age Limit: Minimum age is 4 years, and those under 18 must travel with a guardian or parent.
Maximum Weight: Maximum weight is 100kg.
Important Information: Horse riding is not suitable for anyone who is pregnant.
IIf you have a medical condition and/or you are unsure that you are physically able to participate in the activity, we recommend that you consult with a medical practitioner prior to booking.
If you have high blood pressure, heart conditions, diabetes, pregnancy, epilepsy, dislocations, neurological disorders, vertigo, please call to discuss further.

Tour Prices

Rates & Tariffs

Season: 2018 - 2019 Rates Dates: 1st April 2018 - 31st March 2019 Action
Morning Riding $140.00 per adult
$110.00 per child
Afternoon Riding $140.00 per adult
$110.00 per child
Additional Extras Dates: 1st April 2018 - 31st March 2019
Private Tour Upgrade $35.00 per adult / $30.00 per child

Age: Adult age: 12 yrs + / Child age: 4-11 years inclusive.
No levies to pay.

Booking fees: Tourism Cairns do not charge any booking fees.

Deposit and final payment: At Tourism Cairns clients are required to pay a deposit only at the time of booking. Final payment is to be completed 48 hours prior to departure or on the day of travel, depending on each tour operator's policy.

Cancellation by the traveller: If the tour is cancelled by the client up to 7 days prior to departure, a full refund is applicable. If the tour is cancelled by the client 7 days prior to departure, the deposit amount might be retained. If the tour is cancelled by the client 48 hours prior to departure, 100% cancellation fee may apply.

Booking amendments: If the date of a tour needs to be changed, Tourism Cairns must be notified in writing by the client up to 48 hours prior to the tour date.

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