Cantering down one of the Cape's long white-sand beaches or riding through the fynbos-covered dunes at sunset is a unique and tranquil pleasure, and Noordhoek is the place to do it, whatever your level.
Sleepy Hollows Horse Riding has three guided rides a day. A two-hour ride costs around R350. 021/789–2341. www.sleepyhollowhorseriding.co.za.