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Rancho Xotolar

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| Cañada de la Virgen, San Miguel de Allende 37898, Mexico
+52 415 105 2622
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Amazing Adventure!

My husband and I ended our trip to San Miguel on the Xotolar Ranch and it was such an amazing way... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
wdsewell
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Mexico City, Mexico
Best part of our San Miguel trip

We did the evening horseback riding trip into the canyon, and it was amazing! Leo and his uncle... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
LuciusLeftfoot
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Seattle, Washington
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Welcome to a Working Ranch "El Xotolar", Experience the wide open spaces of rural Mexico not like a tourist, but as a member of the Morín Ruiz Family on Xotolar Ranch. You will ride through spectacular countryside with breathtaking views and...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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| Cañada de la Virgen, San Miguel de Allende 37898, Mexico
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+52 415 105 2622
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"morin family"
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"horseback ride"
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"enchiladas"
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"fresh cheese"
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"queso fresco"
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"his brother"
in 9 reviews
"incredible landscape"
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"including cheese"
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"steep canyon"
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"pico de gallo"
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"beans"
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"amazing family"
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"prickly pear cactus"
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"san miguel"
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"frijoles"
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"delicious lunch"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I ended our trip to San Miguel on the Xotolar Ranch and it was such an amazing way to close out our trip. The family run ranch is breathtaking and everything about the trip was perfect. The horses were extremely well trained....More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did the evening horseback riding trip into the canyon, and it was amazing! Leo and his uncle were super friendly and fun and kept the pacing perfect for us. We'll definitely do this again.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I don't have enough great things to say. Plain and simple it was the highlight of our time in Mexico. My husband and I ended our honeymoon in San Miguel de Allende and our hotel, Matlida, recommended Xotolar. Leo picked us up from the hotel...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had the most wonderful ride with Gustavo and his father, Felix, plus two more guides, Pedro and Enrique. There were 4 of us riding so you can see we were well taken care of. The ride was so interesting, the horses were comfortable and...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Our whole family loved this experience. The guides did a great job of making us comfortable on the horses, including our two kids (10 and 6). The scenery was beautiful and the morning flew by. From pick up to drop off back in San Miguel...More

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Reviewed 18 April 2018

Many visitors to San Miguel have so much fun in Centro - with all the fiestas, entertainment, great restaurants and free Jardin concerts that they don't get out in to the countryside. This Rancho provides many options to do just that. From horseback riding, hikings,...More

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Reviewed 11 April 2018

There's not much I could add to the other reviews already written. It is as wonderful as everyone has said, and then some. My only recommendation would be to let Chema of SMAride take you there. He is a friend of the family and an...More

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Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

This is my first review, but I could not leave San Miguel De Allende without mentioning this trip. It was very random for my wife and I, but we thought we’d give it a try due to the great reviews. All I can say is...More

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Reviewed 6 April 2018

I can honestly say we totally fell in love with the Ranch and the Morin family. Leo collected us from our hotel in San Miguel de Allende and took us to the ranch, where we immediately met cows, horses, chickens, dogs, and the most beautiful...More

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Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

From the moment we were picked up by Tomas and Leo we knew this was going to be a fabulous adventure. We ranged in age from 62 to 4, 11 of us with all varying abilities. Milking cows, cheese making process, picking out hats to...More

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Mamagoose75
23 January 2017|
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Response from xotolarranch | Property representative |
Hello there! This is Tomas Morin native from Rancho Xotolar! Thank you very much for your interest in visiting us here at this your home! Half Day Excursion/Adventure; including; round trip transport from the staying in San... More
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OkieSusan
19 January 2017|
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Response from xotolarranch | Property representative |
Hello dear Susan This is Tomas Morin native from Rancho Xotolar! Could you please give me a phone number to call you and talk about the details!! The majority of our visitors aren't riders! They are biginers and at the end... More
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cbtraveler1
21 December 2016|
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Response from xotolarranch | Property representative |
Hello there! This is Tomas Morin native from Rancho Xotolar! Thank you very much for your interesting in visiting us here at this your home! Either one of hikes that you are mentioned are possible to do it! Package... More
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