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Horseback Mexico

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Prolongacion de Murguia 403, Oaxaca 68080, Mexico
+52 951 199 7026
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US$90.00*
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Exotic Flora Half-Day Guided Horseback Riding Tour
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US$390.00*
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Oaxaca Discovery Overnight Horseback Riding Adventure
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Horseback Mexico's riding tours are based 15 km. east of Oaxaca city. The owners personally guide & offer half-day, full-day,overnight & multi-day guided riding adventures. Ride through rare cacti forest and trek ancient mountain trails to breathtaking vistas. Picnic in the back country or relax over lunch at our ecologically built ranch. Decades of experience. Knowledgeable, English / Spanish speaking guides. Calm but fit horses for all levels of riders. Instruction available. Rates include transport from our city office. Join our new Ruins to Hacienda Ride along ancient trails, lots of birds and big cacti!
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“rancho pitaya” (20 reviews)
“mary jane” (63 reviews)
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Prolongacion de Murguia 403, Oaxaca 68080, Mexico
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Prolongacion de Murguia 403, Oaxaca 68080, Mexico
+52 951 199 7026
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Thank TrulloFico
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Had an amazing ride with Farina as our guide! Great horses, beautiful scenery and an all around fun time for all of us.

Thank Mariah V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our ride with Mary Jane was fantastic! The horses were wonderful and our trail ride in the valley took us to a lake, along a creek and up in the hills with a great view. Mary Jane was helpful and fun and the lunch we...More

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Thank Gwen M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great scenery, awesome horses, super guide...well worth the effort and loved visiting “El Gigante” on the way home

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Thank cwhlulu
Reviewed 10 December 2017

We spent two days at the Ranch. The horses are well trained and very calm and know the terrain well. We covered a lot of ground and this really is a great way to see the Oaxaca countryside. While we went for the horse riding,...More

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Thank Wendylikeskites
Reviewed 10 December 2017

We had a great time horseback riding when we visited Oaxaca in November. I only booked it a day in advance at the office in Oaxaca. The following morning a taxi was arranged to bring us out to the ranch. All three of my children...More

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Thank Leonie W
Reviewed 28 November 2017

We were guests of Mary Jane Gagnier, for our fourth multi day Oaxaca Valley adventure with her, from November 13-19, 2017. Our three previous multi-day trips with Mary Jane had been exceptionally rewarding. This 6 day adventure ride through very beautiful remote areas, lush, green...More

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RanchoPitaya, Owner at Horseback Mexico, responded to this reviewResponded 30 November 2017

Thank you, once again, for joining me and the team at Horseback Mexico to explore this endlessly fascinating part of the world from the saddle. This new ride to the south confirms to me once again that it would take many lifetimes to say, "...More

Reviewed 28 November 2017

I had the pleasure of returning to Rancho Pitaya and riding with Mary Jane earlier this month. I ride quite a lot and have ridden in many parts of the world, most recently Lusitanos in Portugal. On this visit I was fortunate to ride White...More

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RanchoPitaya, Owner at Horseback Mexico, responded to this reviewResponded 30 November 2017

It is such a pleasure riding with an experienced and sensitive horsewoman like yourself. Thank you so much for taking such good care of my horses and I so appreciate your repeated returns to ride with Horseback Mexico. Looking forward to exploring Oaxaca with you...More

Reviewed 28 November 2017 via mobile

This is a must-do activity for anyone spending more than 3-4 days in the Oaxaca area. If you are at all curious about horseback riding, or are a seasoned rider, Horseback Mexico should be in your list. We absolutely loved our time riding on horses...More

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RanchoPitaya, Owner at Horseback Mexico, responded to this reviewResponded 30 November 2017

After living in Oaxaca for over thirty years, I believe more than ever that experiencing rural Oaxaca and its well-preserved communal lands is essential to both travellers and residents of the city. One of the reasons that Oaxaca cuisine is to delicious and complex is...More

Reviewed 10 November 2017

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RanchoPitaya, Owner at Horseback Mexico, responded to this reviewResponded 28 November 2017

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