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Santa Teresa - Malpais | 1000 metros norte este de la entrada de la Hacienda Okhra, Mal Pais 61111, Costa Rica
+506 8701 6915
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Incredible Experience

Didier and his horses are really special. I will never forget the experience of riding through... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Victoria M
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Los Angeles, California
Gorgeous ride!

Didier led us on an absolutely amazing ride through the Costa Rican countryside, the jungle, and... read more

Reviewed 25 May 2018
cathsplate1
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New York City, New York
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Healing journeys with horses; horse riding adventures along the countryside, the beaches, in the jungle...one hour to three hours, also several days rides in the Nicoya peninsula....French/English, Spanish speaking instructor/guide
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“sunset ride” (2 reviews)
“didier” (9 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Santa Teresa - Malpais | 1000 metros norte este de la entrada de la Hacienda Okhra, Mal Pais 61111, Costa Rica
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+506 8701 6915
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Didier and his horses are really special. I will never forget the experience of riding through the mountains, farms and beach in the moonlight. It was a truly magical experience.

Thank Victoria M
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Reviewed 25 May 2018

Didier led us on an absolutely amazing ride through the Costa Rican countryside, the jungle, and then along the beach at sunset! We saw howler monkeys in the jungle and the sunset on the beach was just incredible. Didier was also very nice and his...More

Thank cathsplate1
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Reviewed 14 April 2018

Tokpela is a beautiful experience. If you are in the vicinity of Santa Teresa or Mal Pais book a ride with Didier, and you will be delighted. Didier is a converted equestrian and loves his craft. His animals are loved and it shows. The countryside...More

Thank korencita
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Reviewed 19 December 2017

Didier was an incredible and knowledgeable guide. His horses are beautiful and well-behaved and treated me and my wife very well. We did a 3 hour tour from his estate in time for sunset on the beach. The ride was an easy pace but exciting...More

Thank Shubham D
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Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

During our holidays in Montezuma we planned a horseback ride. The hotel recommended Tokpela, and when looking it up on TripAdvisor, it only had excellent reviews, which made the choice easy. Opting for a two hour ride through forest and prairie land, the owner Didier...More

Thank Ingrid B
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Reviewed 23 April 2017

Thanks for the beautiful tour, back contry all the way to the beach for sunset !! Didier a very experienced guy, what knows a lot , ant takes very good tour araund Mal Pais

1  Thank pachamama m
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Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

If you what to do some horsebackriding in Malpais, I dont think you can find a better guide than Didier Heymans to do so. He obviously loves his horses and there is nothing more fun to ride horses that you feel are well treated, loved...More

Thank Marie-France M
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Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Its a wonderful place to have a riding experience, especially if this is your first time on a horse. The moonlight horse riding is very romantic! Didier is super friendly and a great guide who loves his horses!

Thank rodrigezmarti
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Reviewed 23 November 2016

Tokpela is a wonderful place to have a horseriding experience, even if this is your first time on a horse. Didier is friendly and a great guide, horses are really nice and a very important point to me, they live as a herd in great...More

Thank Driz P
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Reviewed 21 October 2016

What an experience! I was riding the sweetest little red roan, I fell in love with her. We rode through some pretty countryside down to the beach - and what a beach....miles of Costa Rica coast line for the horses to dance in and out...More

Thank SCNQuest
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