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Horse Trek Monteverde

#8 of 34 Outdoor Activities in Monteverde Features Animals
60109, Costa Rica
+506 8359 3485
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Fun Horseback Ride in Monteverde

Really enjoyed this horseback riding tour all around Monteverde. We even stopped at a cafe halfway... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Barcelona, Spain
Summer travels

Just went on the 3 hour ride and it was AMAZING!! The staff was great as well as the horses. This... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Chloe G
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Horseback Riding Stables in Costa Rica . Horse Trek Monteverde is based in the beautiful area of the Monteverde Cloud Forests. For over 18 years, Marvin Anchia and Janet Ellis have been offering horseback riding tours on well-loved and cared for horses. Rides include: 2.5 hours Mountain & Farm View Ride; 3 hour Campesino Tour Scenic (away from everything!) 4 hours in the Clouds Ride Continental Divide); Eden Falls Secret Waterfall and Hike Combo; All Day Cowboy Ride and Multi-Day, 2-8 day Horseback Riding Holidays.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
60109, Costa Rica
+506 8359 3485

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Really enjoyed this horseback riding tour all around Monteverde. We even stopped at a cafe halfway through the ride (about 1-1 1/2 hours in), which was very nice as well. All the guides were super nice and the horses were extremely well trained. It was...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just went on the 3 hour ride and it was AMAZING!! The staff was great as well as the horses. This is definitely a great way to spend your morning in Monteverde! Pura Vida!!

Thank Chloe G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I went for a 2.5 hour ride through the local hills on Whisky and Walker, with Fabio as our guide. We got a bit of a bonus at the end, as we agreed to ride back through town to take The horses...More

Thank Dave M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My husband and I took this tour during our stay in Monteverde. The guides were wonderful, very attentive and obviously cared very much for the horses. Their English was very good, but they also encouraged us to practice our Spanish during the ride (which I...More

Thank Brandi W
Reviewed 13 May 2017

I went on the half-day ride with Fabio. It was incredible. The horses were amazing. So well trained, nothing spooked them, trucks, motorbikes, dogs. They navigated the steep hills with ease. And Fabio was wonderful, he pointed out trees that have ants living inside them,...More

Thank Rhonda T
Reviewed 22 April 2017

It was my first time riding a horse and it was fantastic , I was made to feel very safe by Marvin and Fabio who were both very friendly and knowledgeable . Marvins love for his horses is contagious! Fabio was an excellent guide always...More

Thank natalieyouell
Reviewed 13 March 2017

My thirteen year old daughter and I took the half-day tour with Fabio in January. We absolutely loved this incredible day and still talk about it. The horses are docile, but also spirited if you want to trot and have some experience horseback riding. It's...More

Thank Skaerje
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

We had such a great afternoon with Marvin and his beautiful horses! We did the 2,5h ride and Marvin showed us many different animals and plants. He is a friendly, funny and energetic guy and you can see that he loves his job and his...More

Thank L R
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Pura Vida!! Marvin is simply amazing at what he does. He is very energetic and loves his horses. It was an amazing experience. I would want to come again and do a more in depth tour of the cloud forests.

Thank Douglas R
Reviewed 26 February 2017

We had a great time on this ride. We wanted to see the countryside surrounding Monteverde and this was the perfect way to do it. Marvin provided a very good introduction to our mounts and did everything he could to get us off to a...More

Thank sorayagirl61455
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Mary K
We are traveling to the area on a cruise ship on July 1st. Is this location close? Do you pick people up from the cruise ship location? Thank you.
9 March 2015|
Response from rosey5904 |
write to Desafio Monteverde,,, they can set up the whole tour with transport included (it is about 2.5 hours each way)