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The Riding Adventure

#1 of 5 things to do in Esterillos Este Features Animals
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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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 1 week ago 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

Thank Terry J
Reviewed 1 week ago

Costa Rica usually knows what tourists want to do and serves it up in mass quantities, but there is still plenty of opportunities for serendipity. Intimate moments that literally fulfill your wildest dreams. And that's the business Diego is in. Here's how it works: You...More

Thank Hall A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Diego was a generous and patient guide for us. He was knowledgeable about his horses and allowed much freedom to ride them as long as we were being safe. Highly recommended if you're in the area!

Thank sparkyspaxon
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took our entire family of eight, ranging from ages of 25 down to 8 years old for our kids. Diego and his brother, Gustavo, were true professionals. Regardless of your horse riding ability, they will teach you the basics, gauge the level of your...More

Thank Kathleen S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had so much fun! Loved riding on the beach and the owner was a great guide. Even surprised us with lunch! The horses were sweet and great horses for a beach ride.

Thank Emily J
Reviewed 1 week ago

My daughters wanted to go horseback riding while we were on our vacation. We have done trail rides before on other trips, but they wanted to do something different. When we found The Riding Adventure, I knew that was exactly what they were looking for....More

Thank awtlm
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Booked online. Great communication. Easy to organise and meet up. Diego and his brother treated us to a perfect morning followed by lunch in beach front bar (Hotel Pelicano - highly recommended). Can't fault them for their friendliness, care of the horses and desire to...More

Thank Mark&Kit
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My friends and I had the most wonderful experience with Diego and his team. From the transportation to the ranch, to the lovely lunch after the morning tour, I can honestly say this is a"can't miss" option while you're in Costa Rica. The horses are...More

Thank ericacaviness
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I'm a regular horse rider so I was looking for a horse riding experience where I could trot and galop. Plus, I wanted to find a place where we aren't in big groups and where the horses aren't following each other like sheep. And clearly...More

Thank Céline R
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

We booked the beach horse back riding with The Riding Adventure on the recommendation of our friends. Our guide's name was Diego, the owner, who is a life long cowboy. He was very instructive and was an extreme pleasure to get to know personally. My...More

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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