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The Riding Adventure

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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...more
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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 3 weeks ago

It has been a long-time dream of my wife to ride a horse on a tropical beach... I contacted The Riding Adventure to have this arranged during our trip to Costa Rica I selected this company, because they offered packages for young children as well....More

1  Thank HuguesF29
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visiting Costa Rica with my mother who always wanted to do horse riding in the beach. This experience exceeded our expectations massively right from the booking with Diego. We were greeted on the beach by Adrian and had a beautiful morning with ‘Sunshine’ and ‘Cinderella’....More

Thank Vicki S
Savegre, General Manager at The Riding Adventure, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your visit. We are so happy to keep making dreams into real experience. Enjoy your vacation. Either me (Diego) or Adrian, we are so pleased to provide a happy tour on Happy Healthy Horses.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a wonderful day with Diego during our riding adventure in April. He called it the "Angels Tour" :D because we took so many pictures. My friend has never sat on a horse before. I had 10 years experience in horseback riding. But we...More

Thank Lisa R
Savegre, General Manager at The Riding Adventure, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Very happy to find your review. You are very welcome. Customized tours are always possible. And pictures are maybe one of the best memories and gifts we can do Hope to see you again !!! Best regards Diego #011 (506) 6080 0501

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great time riding horses on the beach. Adrien was our guide and great to work with. We had the whole beach to ourselves which was very cool. Afterwards, we stayed for another 2 hours hanging out on the beach. We had a...More

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Savegre, General Manager at The Riding Adventure, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for your review We are very happy to hear about your experience. We are taking your suggestion for future reservations. Kind regards

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Diego was so friendly and helpful. The ride along the beach was incredible with amazing views. I would definitely recommend this.

1  Thank ChrisWLSmith
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great tour, friendly people, delicious lunch. I would definitely recommend this tour, the price is good also.

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Reviewed 13 August 2018

Diego was so wonderful with us and our kids, ages 11 and 8. He was patient and instructive and gave us some space as a family to ride along the beach as he led us up ahead or even behind us. He took some great...More

1  Thank Jolene J
Reviewed 26 July 2018 via mobile

I booked the private tour because my daughter and are beginners. Diego took such good care of us! He brought the horses from the stable to the beach for us so that we wouldn’t need to cross any roads at all. Diego talked with us...More

Thank Monica A
Diego C, Manager at The Riding Adventure, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2018

Beach tours on the beach at the Pelican Hotel. Lunch included from $68 pp. Yes thank you so much for your review. Beyond Beach Adventure will be departing at the Beach. If you drive to the rancho monterey and then we lead you by car...More

Reviewed 23 July 2018

I didn't pay them enough. There was a moment on the Beach. Desolate. No houses. No boats. Far from any crowds. Just us on the horses. For as far as the eye can see. The wind is blowing. I feel the salty sea spray hitting...More

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Diego C, Manager at The Riding Adventure, responded to this reviewResponded 2 August 2018

Beach adventure starts at the beach. Meeting point Pelican Hotel on the water. THE BEACH, THE HORSES and our PERSONALIZED authentic horseman guided tours. Riding with the Brothers Diego 52, Adrian 49, Gustavo 54. You are in hands of experience and it is the intangible...More

Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

Diego was our guide and he was amazing. He helped each of us with our riding and took us on a beautiful ride down to the beach. His English is very good and he definitely cares for his horses. He also took some amazing videos...More

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Diego C, Manager at The Riding Adventure, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2018

Thank you for your review! It is very helpful to explain it from visitor perspective. We do breed our own horses at Rancho Monterey Proudly improving our mustangs wirh Spanish stallion introduction. Beside i train the horses myself to develop a connection with them and...More

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16 May 2018|
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Response from Diego C | Property representative |
From December thru April the evening is the best sunset posible from $75 pp includes pictures and cocktails. From may to November the morning AM Beyond Adventure Lunch included (BALi) has much better chance with weather... More
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17 April 2018|
Response from Diego C | Property representative |
Only direct bookings will find it One Hour $55ppx4riders beach riding is a special package for families with 4 or more people. It includes one fun hour at the beach with riding instruction, happy horses & pictures as well... More
Jill S
17 April 2018|
Response from Diego C | Property representative |
Just 40 min on main road. The driveway to Rancho Monterey is all paved main road. Driving from Manuel Antonio, turn north on 34th towards Jaco. Within 25 miles you will be in bejuco town center, just 2 more miles to be at... More