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The Riding Adventure

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Rancho Monterey, 25 km South from Jaco | 38 Km North from Quepos on Hwy 34, Esterillos Este, Costa Rica
+506 6080 0501
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Welcome to ride Healthy Horses with a Bilingual All Around Horsemen on a Customized beach riding adventure located near Manuel Antonio Beach and Jaco Beach. Specialized in small groups and customized tours. With a lifetime of equestrian experience my brother Gustavo and I (Diego) welcome you to enjoy our Personalized service complemented with well-trained mustangs, forested trails and secluded beaches. Our commitment: every rider will be match with the best possible mount according to riding ability, weight and personality. Tours are customizable, horses are happy and healthy, and we guarantee a comfortable and personal interaction for the duration of your tour. Beach ride can be customized from 1 to 2 hour riding time including wager and riding instructions. Delicious lunch at ocean front beach restaurant is optional! transfers from Manuel Antonio and Jaco available upon request
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Rancho Monterey, 25 km South from Jaco | 38 Km North from Quepos on Hwy 34, Esterillos Este, Costa Rica
+506 6080 0501
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Reviewed 4 days ago


Thank Keirstin J
Reviewed 5 days ago

We visited Diego's ranch mid-November while in Manuel Antonio and enjoyed a beautiful two hour ride - mostly on the beach. The setting was beautiful and it felt like we had the beach to ourselves, nothing but sand and surf for miles, except for the...More

1  Thank floatyourboatToronto
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were a group of people with very varied levels (from complete beginner to very experienced rider). Diego managed the disparities very well so none of us found it boring. The beach itself was beautiful and we would recommend it to anyone that fancies a...More

Thank Elvina L
Diego C, Owner at The Riding Adventure, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much ! Yes we keep small groups to deliver personalized service ! Actually we offer a private ride for families or groups of 7 people! Yes with discounted rates! Contact us or find it on viator Quepos !

Reviewed 3 weeks ago


Thank Luis A
Diego C, Manager at The Riding Adventure, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago


Reviewed 26 October 2017

Thank Tabia K
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

I have always wanted to ride a horse on a beach and today we were able to make that happen thanks to Diego. Diego and his brother Gustavo were really friendly and made us feel at ease with the horses. We had a secluded beach...More

Thank Manuja W
Diego C, Manager at The Riding Adventure, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2017

you are very Welcome! small groups let us do this personalized customized service! best regards

Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Diego is a fantastic guide and horseman. My wife's wish has always been to ride a horse in the beach and Diego made her wish come true. Starting with well trained horses, excellent instruction in riding and great patience Diego made the ride an unforgettable...More

1  Thank Mark E
Reviewed 24 August 2017

I have always wanted to ride horses on the beach and this was as magical as I wanted it to be. The horses were responsive and lively and beautiful. Just the right length of time for a ride and reasonable in price. Beautiful black sand...More

1  Thank gdvm1010
Reservations R, General Manager at The Riding Adventure, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2017

We love to do this!! Making dreams to become real !! #beach #horses #dreams #costarica

Reviewed 22 August 2017

Besides the beauty of the ride (which was MAGNIFICENT), what I enjoyed the most was the opportunity to actually ride a horse. They do not constrain you to going single file and slow but you are allowed the freedom to trot and gallop lightly. For...More

1  Thank mw1168
Reservations R, Gerente at The Riding Adventure, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2017

Beyond beautiful !! A very nice expresión from your mother riding next to me ! No words needed after that! Great family ! Thanks for tour review !!

Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Diego, Diego. Diego, which means flexible, reliable and professional. His horses are just as reliable. These well taken horses actually enjoy taking you for a run in the surf. My family has been on a number of riding adventures and you can tell when the...More

2  Thank Terry J
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Sam M
12 May 2017|
Response from Diego C | Property representative |
Yes sir We do take credit cards Welcome
Kimberly D
2 August 2016|
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Response from Diego C | Property representative |
Coatimundi , tucans, monkeys, Deere, scarlet macaws, pecari, are common sights, as well as Jaguarundi walks around the 7!K acres. Once I was giving riding instruction while small jaguarundi walked by the barn. Morning tours... More