We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Cape Tribulation Horse Rides

#7 of 20 things to do in Cape Tribulation Features Animals
3831 Cape Tribulation Rd, Cape Tribulation, Queensland 4873, Australia
Review Highlights
the best way to experience the daintree rain forest and the beautiful beach

Although i'm an experienced rider you have to have realistic expectations this is a 2 hr trail ride... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
amy t
Adelaide, Australia
Horse riding on the beach

This was a lovely way to spend the afternoon. They picked us up at the camp ground and made sure... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Earlwood, Australia
via mobile
Read all 266 reviews
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Experience a real horse ride in the heart of Cape Tribulation. Emmerse yourself in the breath taking scenery of mountains, beaches, creeks and rainforests. If you're lucky you might even spot a croc or cassowary! Here at Cape Trib horse rides we allow everyone (even beginners!) to trot and slow gallop their horse at times throughout the 2 hour ride.please come and take the ride.
  • Excellent78%
  • Very good16%
  • Average1%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
Open Now
All hours
Hours Today: 08:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
3831 Cape Tribulation Rd, Cape Tribulation, Queensland 4873, Australia
Write a Review
Reviews (266)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 258 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Although i'm an experienced rider you have to have realistic expectations this is a 2 hr trail ride not a 3 day horse treck ! It was so beautiful to take in the surroundings of the rain forest and beach on horse back. we cantered...More

1  Thank amy t
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was a lovely way to spend the afternoon. They picked us up at the camp ground and made sure everyone was on an appropriate horse. The staff took the trouble to allow everyone to trot and canter if they had the ability. Gently riding...More

Thank jtearlwood
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice ride through the forest and on the beach. Horses are great and not crazy ! You even get the chance to go in the water and canter!

Thank Gilberte78
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Booked this for my husband and two teenage daughters. I didn't go as I cannot ride a horse. When they returned I expected excitement however the tour did not live up to their expectations. My husbands first words were you could have come it was...More

Thank Chelle305
Management response:Responded 4 weeks ago

Once again we seem to be missing the point of why customers are taking the tour. Your teenage age kids would have cantered more than 20 metres !!! Your crew would have been out when it was wet thus the canters limited because of safety....More

Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

An awesome experience with great horses and great staff. We got to trot and canter even though we were beginners. Our 25kilo 6 year old handled it all very well.

Thank Andrewandjustine
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Great to tick off the bucket list a ride on the beach. Thoroughly enjoyed our visit. Brendan and Julie accommodated everyone's level of experience. Horses matched to each rider. Great experience. Can't get much better than this. Highly recommend

Thank Melissa G
Reviewed 8 July 2017

This ride through the property, into the coastal forest and onto the beach and back through another beautiful paddock and creek was FANTASTIC. Catered to all riders from beginners to advanced (yep there was a canter on the beach - yipee!). Guides were very safety...More

Thank Nadine W
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

The horses are beautiful, obviously well cared for and respected. The rangers who took us out where great and totally fun! Even though it poured with rain we still had a great time!

Thank scarlettemilyking
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

Our children 8 and 10 had not been horse riding before and my partner and i had only been a few times. The horses were gentle and chilled out. The guides took us through open grasslands, rainforest and on the beach in single file. The...More

Thank W C
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

We had the most amazing time here. I must admit I was a little skeptical going for an early morning horse ride in the heavy rain.. But the owner and staff were really lovely and authentic and assured us it we'd enjoy it. The scenery...More

Thank TheRealKathe
Nearby Restaurants
Whet Restaurant
841 reviews
.36 km away
Cape Tribulation Beach House Bistro
125 reviews
2.83 km away
Turtle Rock Cafe
71 reviews
1.84 km away
The Cassowary Cafe
53 reviews
.60 km away
Nearby Attractions
Ocean Safari
1,002 reviews
.89 km away
Jungle Surfing Canopy Tours
1,004 reviews
1.59 km away
Cape Trib Farm
64 reviews
1.06 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Sonali B
5 May 2017|
Response from capetribhorserides | Property representative |
you really need to ask more appropriate questions and not be so stupid ? ???
Sonali B
2 May 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from capetribhorserides | Property representative |
no !!
Sonali B
25 April 2017|
Response from capetribhorserides | Property representative |
sorry but i do be leave you have been feed wrong information perhaps you need to research more .... then then go to our website for information