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Centro Ecuestre Bellavista

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Panamericana Sur KM 7 7 | Tarqui, Panamerican South Highway Km 7,7, Cuenca 010150, Ecuador
+593 99 415 0643
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Breathtaking

this is such a unique experience... we went through a path that took us to an ancient Inka Trail... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Roberto R
Beautiful horses, mountain trails, amazing views!

Our family of 5 went on a 2-hr trail ride with Sebastian, his son, and some of his students. The... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
MonteGiles
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Centro Ecuestre Bellavista is located 8 kilometers outside of Cuenca. We offer Lodging, Horseback Riding for children and adults on trails in the Ecuadorian AndesHorses and trails are selected to match your riding skills. Experience the natural beauty of the Andes; the unique wildlife and vegetation.Participate in outdoor activities, like feeding and caring for farm animals. You can even learn to milk a cow!
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“hour ride” (28 reviews)
“bella vista” (16 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
LOCATION
Panamericana Sur KM 7 7 | Tarqui, Panamerican South Highway Km 7,7, Cuenca 010150, Ecuador
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+593 99 415 0643
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"hour ride"
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"bella vista"
in 16 reviews
"horseback riding"
in 18 reviews
"speaks perfect english"
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"an experienced rider"
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"mountain ridge"
in 4 reviews
"two hours"
in 9 reviews
"endurance race"
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"riding skills"
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"taxi driver"
in 7 reviews
"his son"
in 3 reviews
"beautiful horses"
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"carried water"
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"beyond description"
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"fantastic ride"
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"ride today"
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"highly recommend this to anyone"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

this is such a unique experience... we went through a path that took us to an ancient Inka Trail, which was located on the top of the mountain, this allows you to see the entire city of Cuenca, it is truly amazing <3<3 Sebastian is...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our family of 5 went on a 2-hr trail ride with Sebastian, his son, and some of his students. The horses were well trained, calm, and easy to ride. As we made it to the top of the mountain, we could see for miles the...More

2  Thank MonteGiles
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went on a 2 hour ride today with Sebastian and his son Julian. They were both wonderful guides and hosts. We had such an amazing time on such a beautiful trail. It was the highlight of our trip and we can’t wait to return....More

1  Thank Jenica B
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Sebastian was really excellent, very helpful about setting up my tour even though it was a busy day for him, and the horses and the trail were both wonderful! I went for 2 hours and we saw part of the Inca trail. I loved it,...More

1  Thank natalie h
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I did a 3 hour trail ride where I was just able to be at one with my horse and nature. Sebastian was fantastic happily engaging in conversation or letting me just enjoy the beautiful scenery. He comes from a genuine connected place and places...More

1  Thank dan14045
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Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

Sabastian is a great person. He was very patient with me when i asked him to take pictures of me. He even encouraged to take pictures in certain locations. This experience was a beautiful one. The scene was breathtaking. The horse was very well trained

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CENTROECUESTREBELLAV, General Manager at Centro Ecuestre Bellavista, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2018

Thanks Eden it was nice to ride with you, best wishes !

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Reviewed 3 June 2018

After 2.5 years in Cuenca, I thought we had covered the best of the best that Cuenca has to offer. That was until my husband and I did a 2-hour horseback trail ride with Bellavista Equestrian Center. First of all, Sebastian has almost 50 horses...More

1  Thank Sarah T
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CENTROECUESTREBELLAV, General Manager at Centro Ecuestre Bellavista, responded to this reviewResponded 7 June 2018

Dear Sarah and john we had a wonderful time riding with you, you are always welcome to join us

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Reviewed 14 May 2018

I had literally been dreaming about this horseback ride for weeks before arriving in Ecuador, as it was the excursion I was looking forward to the most. My expectations were already sky high before arriving, and not only were they met, but far surpassed.. to...More

1  Thank AngiePotcake
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CENTROECUESTREBELLAV, General Manager at Centro Ecuestre Bellavista, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2018

Thanks a lot for have choosen us for riding we had a great time riding with you

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Reviewed 18 April 2018

the path is beautiful and scenic. The horses are well trained and well cared for. sebastian is super nice, friendly and helpful, and it is a safe experience. Sebastian even went out of his way--above and beyond--to help me find my phone when it was...More

1  Thank EstherGop
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Reviewed 17 April 2018

I had the 2 hour trail ride with Sebastian April 6th and it was a Wonderful experience! I hadn't ridden a horse in Years, but it was like riding a bike. Sebastian selected a perfect horse for me that knew the trail and exactly where...More

2  Thank Rockon2018
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L H
8 January 2018|
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Response from CENTROECUESTREBELLAV | Property representative |
Good morning , for going back to Cuenca there is the option to take a bus or taxi like UBBER that charges $8
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Cinnamon A
16 November 2017|
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Response from Linda M | Reviewed this property |
+593994150643 send Sebastian a message on WhatsApp
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17 May 2017|
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Response from CENTROECUESTREBELLAV | Property representative |
Sure, it's posible to do it . Our horses are extremely easy and well trained for beginners
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