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Alberto's Horses

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We went to Alberto's Horses on 12/9/18. We paid $85. Part of the money ($15) each goes to the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Lollyl4026
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Great ride!

We really enjoyed our trail ride with Alberto! It did not matter that it was pouring rain most of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Dorothee H
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Plano, Texas
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We have a tour at 8:30 in the morning or at 1:30 in the afternoon. We have the tour to La Fortuna waterfall. The tour consists of a one hour ride through pastures and farmland. Then we venture into the jungle were we cross a river and proceed up the...more
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Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We went to Alberto's Horses on 12/9/18. We paid $85. Part of the money ($15) each goes to the waterfall entry. The money from the waterfall supports the community. It was just me and my friend, no others in the group. Alberto met us then...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Lollyl4026
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our trail ride with Alberto! It did not matter that it was pouring rain most of the way to the waterfall! The horses were very good and easy to ride for us beginners. And yet we were able to trot a fair...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Dorothee H
Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

We loved our experience with Alberto and his wife, Lauren. The horseback ride, learning about their culture and the meal prepared by Lauren were all fantastic! Highly recommend over riding horses with a hotel or big company operation.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Kristy P
Reviewed 21 October 2018

This was a highlight of a mother-daughter trip to Costa Rica last fall. I was thirteen at the time, and initially I was nervous. I had ridden horses every week when I was younger, but I hadn't been on a horse in three years. However,...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank S H
Reviewed 7 May 2018

Albertos Horse Tours was one of our favorite days in Costa Rica. The experience at the ranch was great -- it has so many animals and is secluded from the town of La Fortuna. The woman and son are a great addition to the experience,...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

We are a couple, both 29, with moderate experience horse riding during our childhoods. We were recommended Alberto’s horse tour by our awesome guide, Carlos, at Proyecto Asis - and our experience was so wonderful - my boyfriend said that it was one of the...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank VictoriaBoris
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Overall I had a nice trip with Alberto. It was fun to meet his family and play with his son and various pets. His wife made grilled chicken that kids loved. The bourses we well taken care of and the trail was nice. Be aware...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank dianaz
Reviewed 31 March 2018

This was one of the best things we did whilst in Costa Rica. The tour was really good value for money - it included not only the ride but also fresh coconut water and bottled water on the way, entry to the waterfall, and a...More

Date of experience: March 2018
2  Thank gracen257
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

We had a great experience yesterday with my family of eight ranging from 5 to 71. The ride goes through a private farm, cow pastures, streams, road. We caught some rain on the way, so be prepared. This is a great way to experience Costa...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank froggio
Reviewed 20 March 2018

Having read all the reviews before going,I was surprised that the experience wasn't better.Alberto spent most of the time on his cell phone instead of being a guide and helping the inexperienced rider in the group.The ride on the main road was long and especially...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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maianoval
11 March 2018|
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Response from WorldVoyager | Reviewed this property |
Sorry - I'm not sure if they do - we had our own rental car and just drove there. A lot of hotels in the area have relationships with the horse tour providers - so ask them if they can arrange a pick-up & drop off for... More
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KristenL1419
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Response from Scott B | Reviewed this property |
Easiest way to contact them is via Facebook Messenger. They will confirm availability and give you the PayPal information.
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