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Monteverde Horseback Riding Tours




Explore the Monteverde area on horseback with the most recommended outfitter in Monteverde.

Offering a variety of trips suitable for all types of riders from beginners to experts. We have equipment and horses specially for kids too!

Here are some of our trip options:

Most popular: Monteverde Waterfalls
2.5 hours riding + 15 min hiking each way.

Ride on the secret mountain trails of the Campesinos (countryfolk) in Monteverde. You'll see great views of the Pacific ocean (Gulf of Nicoya) and Monteverde Cloud Forest from the distance. See many different birds and butterflies along the way. Several scenic waterfalls are located in a reforestation and bell bird protection area. Bring your towel if you'd like a dip in a waterfall!

Departures daily at 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM.

Classic: Monteverde Campensino
3 hours riding

Ride on the secret mountain trails of the Campesinos (countryfolk) in Monteverde. You'll see great views of the Pacific ocean (Gulf of Nicoya) and Monteverde Cloud Forest from the distance. See many different birds and butterflies along the way. We take great care of our horses: feeding them cereals, fruits, vitamins and minerals. Veterinarian health care, quality shoeing and riding equipment is also essential if you love horses.

Departures daily at 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM.

Adventure: Horseback to Hot Springs
Full day tour, about 4 hours riding

Ride on the secret mountain trails of the Campesinos (countryfolk) in Monteverde ending at the Sierra hot springs and Gold museum. We will ride through the hill sides of the Monteverde mountains looking at the Cloud Forest from the distance. As we start facing the Guanacaste region there are birds eye views to the Pacific ocean from Monteverde and also to 3 Volcanos in Guanacaste: Volcano Rincon de la Vieja, Volcano Tenorio and Volcano Miravalles. The last hour of horseback riding takes you through the forest along the Abangares creek. Feel the difference in climate in the forest. Dive in the hot springs and have lunch in Sierra. If you want, you can take your time to visit the Gold museum. Then you come back to Monteverde in about 1 hour drive by taxi.

Departures daily at 8:00 a.m., return to your hotel at 4:00 p.m. $130 per person if there are 4 or more persons that day. If there are only 2, there will be an additional charge of $25 for taxi transportation.

Tour information:

Departures: Daily at 9:00 AM, :00 AM, 3:00 PM, 8:00 AM
Cost per person: Monteverde Waterfalls (3 hours): $60.00
Monteverde Campensino (3 hours): $45.00
Horseback to Hot Springs (full day): $145.00
Tours run with a minimum of 1 or 2 pax depending the option.
Includes: Healthy & happy horse, entrance fees and professional guide (we have guides who speak English, Spanish, French and German)
Not included: Transportation to/from your hotel (except for full day tour in which case return transport only is included). The farm is located close to the town of Santa Elena and is easy to reach by taxi or ask us to arrange transport.
What to bring: Comfortable shoes, long pants, swimwear, towel and camera
Location: Ranch located near Santa Elena, Monteverde (we will give you full instructions or ask us in comments about arranging transport)

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  1. Most tours and activities run daily but have reached capacity on your date or haven\'t reached a minimum number of persons required for the tour to operate. If we are unable to accommodate you on your chosen date, we will, at your option, either reschedule your date or refund your payment, less bank fees, promptly.
  2. Full payment is required at the time of reservation to secure your spot. We will email you a confirmation so you will be fully paid up on the day of your trip.
  3. Should your plans change and you are unable to make your tour/transport or need to make changes, we will work with the supplier to either accommodate you on another tour or refund your money.
  4. The client is also responsible for any fees charged by the vendor as they have committed resources to your tour and may have more restrictive policies. The more notice you give us, the more likely we will be able to reaccommodate you.
  5. Tours will depart daily regardless of weather unless conditions would make it unsafe so please be prepared for the possibility of rain.
  6. For tours within Costa Rica please always make sure to carry a copy of your valid passport and your last entry stamp with you. For day and multi-day trips that involve border-crossing you must carry your valid passport and a copy of it with you at all times. Border crossing fees may apply.
  7. Cancellations with less than 24 hours notice are not refundable. Cancellations of single bookings with less than 7 days notice will incur a $15 cancellation fee (plus any bank or vendor charges).
  8. Any cancellation is subject to a 3 to 5% fee, depending on the payment type, to cover bank charges. Or we will be happy to apply your payment to another service.
  9. Customer is responsible for their own transport to the tour starting point of Ranch located near Santa Elena, Monteverde (we will give you full instructions or ask us in comments about arranging transport). If the customer is not present at the tour starting time and place, the payment is not refundable.
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Monteverde Horseback Riding Tours - Terms and Conditions

  1. Most tours and activities run daily but have reached capacity on your date or haven\'t reached a minimum number of persons required for the tour to operate. If we are unable to accommodate you on your chosen date, we will, at your option, either reschedule your date or refund your payment, less bank fees, promptly.
  2. Full payment is required at the time of reservation to secure your spot. We will email you a confirmation so you will be fully paid up on the day of your trip.
  3. Should your plans change and you are unable to make your tour/transport or need to make changes, we will work with the supplier to either accommodate you on another tour or refund your money.
  4. The client is also responsible for any fees charged by the vendor as they have committed resources to your tour and may have more restrictive policies. The more notice you give us, the more likely we will be able to reaccommodate you.
  5. Tours will depart daily regardless of weather unless conditions would make it unsafe so please be prepared for the possibility of rain.
  6. For tours within Costa Rica please always make sure to carry a copy of your valid passport and your last entry stamp with you. For day and multi-day trips that involve border-crossing you must carry your valid passport and a copy of it with you at all times. Border crossing fees may apply.
  7. Cancellations with less than 24 hours notice are not refundable. Cancellations of single bookings with less than 7 days notice will incur a $15 cancellation fee (plus any bank or vendor charges).
  8. Any cancellation is subject to a 3 to 5% fee, depending on the payment type, to cover bank charges. Or we will be happy to apply your payment to another service.
  9. Customer is responsible for their own transport to the tour starting point of Ranch located near Santa Elena, Monteverde (we will give you full instructions or ask us in comments about arranging transport). If the customer is not present at the tour starting time and place, the payment is not refundable.