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Best Costa rica horseback riding, activities and things to in Costa Rica

Just relax, no experience is needed for these horseback riding through the woods and fields surrounded in Costa Rica. One of the best and most convenient ways to experience the altitudes in the back of a well-trained and prepared horse with a Costa Rica Naturalist Tour Guide. Divise a variety of birds, wildlife, and enjoy the cultural landscape of dairy farms and small rural communities of Costa Rica. you will finish the ride dairy, learning to make cheese, milking a cow, feeding calves or just enjoying a hot chocolate or freshly made in view of the extraordinary landscapes and peaks of the surrounding mountains coffee. For those who do not want to ride, there is a tour with a tractor and on foot, leaving at the same time.

Costa Rica Horseback riding
Costa Rica Horseback riding

The Ticos have a historical love of horses and you will find that no matter where you go in the field, you will find a cavalcade of Sunday or Tope (horse parade). What these riders offer is their knowledge, experience and high quality horses to assure you that you will have an unforgettable experience.

The horseback riding Costa Rica will convey you as close as you may get to the volcano and unique Costa Rican wildlife, driving through the beach and lush main rainforest
Date published: 06/16/2016
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There is a lot of horseback riding along Costa Rica

Many horseback riding tour operators of Costa Rica you can find them in hotels, lodges and all Costa Rica tourist attractions which combine with coastal areas, forests, mountains and rivers for a truly Costa rica amazing tours.

Horseback riding tour operators
Horseback riding tour operators

In the Pacific, you can horseback ride through the hills and mountains near the sea to enjoy breathtaking panoramic views to beautiful beaches like Conchal, Hazelnuts, Playa Negra, Junquillal and San Juanillo to name a few.

Those seeking something different can take a night tour or full moon, during the parade learn about exotic and medicinal plants.

If you want to enjoy an experience in the tropical dry forest, then you should try riding near the National Park Rincon de la Vieja in Guanacaste; but rather you are looking to experience the rainforest, you can do riding through areas like Niagara Nauyaca in Dominical, Puntarenas.

The charms of the Caribbean coast will not wait near the Wildlife Refuge Gandoca-Manzanillo, ideal for the encounter with wildlife.

Horseback in the mountains

Horseback in the mountains
Horseback in the mountains

For horse lovers can not miss a day trip from Arenal Volcano in the province of Alajuela, to the Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve, in Puntarenas. The journey revels in majestic views of the massif and passing through dense forest trails.

In the central region of the country highlighting the landscapes and the large number of birds that can be seen in horseback riding in the community and one of the Things To Do in San Gerardo de dota, nestled in the mountains of the Cordillera de Talamanca.

Why to choose a horseback tour?

More reasons to choose a horseback riding
More reasons to choose a horseback riding
  • The horseback riding allows Navigates faster
  • The ride is less tired than to do it on foot.
  • Do not carry all the luggage.
  • It is easier to overcome obstacles such as rivers or hillsides.
  • The rides can be combined with trekking, for example, riding alone in the most difficult journeys.

Important safety TIPS:

  • Wear long pants, sturdy shoes, and sunscreen. Insist helmet.
  • Do not shout or make sudden movements near the horse, you can scare. He responds better if his rider is friendly and while it is firmly.
  • When her ride, check the course to avoid bumping into the branches of trees or other obstacles.
  • Try adjusting the stirrups, the piece of metal in which the foot rests to avoid discomfort.
  • It is not recommended to ride through the streets, but if I had to go through some during the tour, do it for the right side of it.
  • Confirm that the company has experienced and accident insurance guides.
More reasons to choose a horseback riding
More reasons to choose a horseback riding

Average of prices for horseback riding tours

Season
Child
Adult
Group more then 6
Pick $30 $40 $30 per person
High $25 $35 $20 per person
Low $20 $25 $15Per person

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Horseback riding, Arenal Volcano tours

This horse riding expertise will convey you as close as you may get to the volcano and unique Costa Rican wildlife, crossing creeks and driving through lush main rainforest. Costa Rica horseback riding experience will bring you as shut as you will get to the Arenal Volcano and the unique Costa Rican wildlife within the area.

Horses are skilled and used in competitive sports together with dressage, eventing, endurance riding, reining, tent pegging, show jumping, vaulting, horse racing, polo, driving, and rodeo. Explore the mountains, the seaside and chill out at the finca for a couple of days or prolong your trip with an excursion to Arenal. The magic and great thing about Costa Rica has a lot to offer to the seven hundred,000 guests who come every year. On the extra remote Caribbean Coast we provide two fantastic rides that include beach and jungle riding. This horse driving expertise will carry you as close as you will get to the volcano and distinctive Costa Rican wildlife, crossing creeks and driving through lush primary rainforest. From the brief Costa Rica Escape experience or Pacific Coast Getaway to the longer Conquistadores Odyssey Ride that explores the seashores of the Pacific, the Monteverde Cloud Forest, Lake and Volcano Arenal and at last the Fortuna Waterfalls.

Horseback riding in Arenal
Horseback riding in Arenal

Horseback riding in Guanacaste

From the highland misty cloud forest to the dry forest of the Guanacaste area, Costa Rica will thrill those who visit this distinctive nation. Now we have several exciting gives within the northern a part of Costa Rica - Guanacaste. The combination of climate, beautiful seashores and incredible nature, makes this tiny nation in Central America an for a Costa Rica eco journeys.

The ride tour is designed for you, lie rides discover mountains, streams, beaches and variety of wildlife. Our guides offer a selection of the most beautiful and well trained horses of the Guanacaste area. Their horses are highly trained and healthy and children are their specialty. Whether you are a beginner or a trained rider the ride will be specially designed for you.

Horseback riding in Guanacaste
Horseback riding in Guanacaste

Horseback riding for Costa rica vacations caribbean side

The Caribbean Border Trail contains using to the border with the ocean and the Rustico del Caribe is a reasonable driving choice that may be personalized for you.

Many kilometers of trails are waiting to be explored at the caribbean sit of costa Rica, or you can choose to walk along kilometers of pristine beaches bordering the beach. In the picturesque stables, it is the front door to exploring the beauty of tortuguero on holiday in Costa Rica. The variety of trails and horseback riding beachfront are a unique family adventure and a symbolic way of living in Tortuguero. Because of how these spectacular sites delight and as you can experience endless opportunities to explore, certainly you will not want to miss the horseback riding, a place rich in wildlife and spectacular beauty.

Horseback riding in Caribbean side
Horseback riding in Caribbean side

Horseback adventures include shuttle service, tour guide, bottled water and helmet. Tours leave from Monday to Sunday from 07 a.m.-4 the pm Extended hours and a half day with lunch are available.