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Discovery Horseback Tours

#1 of 74 Outdoor Activities in Jaco Features Animals
| Mata De Platano, Jaco, Costa Rica
+506 8838 7550
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ATV Full-Day Tour in Jaco
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Horse riding Jaco Costa Rica. Discovery horse tours were awarded a "Certificate of Excellence" in the Trip Advisor awards 2011,2012 and 2013. If you want an unforgettable tour (tours duration ranges from 2.5 hours up to a full day, or a full week!) through the rain forest, on the beach or into the mountains Discovery Horse Tours are total equine professionals. Renowned for making sure the horses as well as the clients have a fabulous time they are "so much more" than just a horse tour! Specializing in small groups of no more than 8 people (4 on the beach)your tour will always feel personal. Located on a stunning 1500 acre private rain forest reserve, you will share the trails with no one but the wildlife. You will LOVE the horses who are safe, fun and most importantly happy and incredibly well cared for. Ride through pristine rain forest to the secret spring fed waterfall, or gallop along the deserted beaches. If you are on Honeymoon check our website for details on your private rain forest adventure with champagne and a private mud bath. No experience necessary. Beginners will feel secure,confident and in control. Experienced riders can enjoy the thrill of galloping our fit and healthy horses across the open hay fields. Consistently described as "The highlight of our trip to Costa Rica". Famous for the love of their animals, customer care and attention to detail; you will love your time with Discovery Horse Tours! All our horses are trained using Parelli Natural horsemanship, they are treated with respect, dignity and love, we take our time to match clients with the right horse making sure they have a wonderful time.
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“mud bath” (102 reviews)
“jungle spa” (66 reviews)
“rescue horses” (27 reviews)
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| Mata De Platano, Jaco, Costa Rica
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+506 8838 7550

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Reviewed 3 days ago

This was not a tour...It was an experience. Our highlight journey while we visited the pacific coast. Thank you Andrea & Chris for making our central american trip a memorable one!

Thank wishbonejaco
Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent a full week with Chris and Andrea, and it was like having old friends show you the sights of the area! The horseback riding was amazing and the views stunning. The jungle spa ride, the river ride, and the beach ride - all...More

Thank Kiera Z
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What an amazing experience! Andrea took 4 of us out for the jungle spa ride and we are all so happy! What a great way to see the forest of Costa Rica up close. The spa is so special. We loved the waterfall and the...More

1  Thank gmariepep
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The horses are beautiful and they very calm and peaceful animals. This tour was a memory we would never forget! Everyone need to do this asap when you're coming to Costa Rica!

Thank Charles B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband, 12 year old daughter and I loved, loved, loved this trip. We were staying in the Herradura area. We do not have significant horseback riding experience. You can tell immediately that the tour guides treat the horses as their family. The guides provide...More

1  Thank Elizabeth E R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There was 6 of us and we took the waterfall tour. It was excellent. The knowledge of the owners and employee was fantastic. They took time to explain the scenery and about Costa Rica while riding. They took the pictures for us. The horses were...More

Thank agatkinson
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I booked this on our honeymoon while in Costa Rica. This was the most amazing day. The horses were great and Andrea treated us to the most gorgeous ride. We rode into the Jungle to a waterfall, rubbed volcanic mud on ourselves...More

Thank Jay L
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Andrea called to make sure we had all the info we needed to enjoy our experience. We took our two boys (13 and 10) and they loved it as well, even getting covered with volcanic ash for the spa treatment. Andrea took photos during our...More

Thank smitty97
Reviewed 4 June 2017

Awesome! What else can I say. Great family ride with daughters 21& 19. Learned a lot along the ride about the rain forest which was a total bonus. Getting to the mud bath was the real treat - super photo opportunity. Totally worth it. And...More

2  Thank CT_Andrew
Reviewed 30 May 2017

I love that this is a family business by people who adore their horses and treat them so well. This is, thankfully, not your typical trail horseback ride. I actually did the Harmony with Horses session, which was incredible. I was able to bond with...More

Thank judthsoldyess
LovinlifePV, Owner at Discovery Horseback Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 June 2017

I am so happy you enjoyed your time, it was a pleasure to watch how the horses opened up to you.

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Sony72
12 March 2017|
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Response from LovinlifePV | Property representative |
HI there, thanks for contacting us. The main issue would be weight the rider must be under 200lbs in weight. If you can contact us via the website we can discuss more the needs of your rider and see if we can accomadate... More
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grace97225
6 January 2017|
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Response from LovinlifePV | Property representative |
HI there and thanks for your question. Yes totally ok for a 9 year old. We take children 5 years and over. For any children of any age over 5, if they are nervous, we have a guide walk alongside them and lead them. If they... More
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Mcliff711
5 February 2016|
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Response from JuniorPena | Reviewed this property |
Hey! Andrea seemed like that was a deal breaker for her, since it would hurt the horse. I would be upfront with her, and maybe she has a horse that will be able to suit you!
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