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Franklin's Horseback Riding

#5 of 13 Nature & Parks in Boquete Features Animals
Caderita, Boquete 0413, Panama
+507 6588-5054
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Not enough time on the horses

For a tour that runs from 2:30pm to 6pm, we spent 1 hour or less actually riding. The first 30 mins... read more

Reviewed 11 March 2017
Maeve J
Extremely frustrating

Don't get me wrong, the experience was pleasant and the views were incredible, however the agency... read more

Reviewed 11 March 2017
sam b
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Caderita, Boquete 0413, Panama
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Reviewed 11 March 2017

For a tour that runs from 2:30pm to 6pm, we spent 1 hour or less actually riding. The first 30 mins was a gentle walk around the town, pleasant but a little boring. After this we had a break, then around 5-10 mins riding in...More

Thank Maeve J
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

Don't get me wrong, the experience was pleasant and the views were incredible, however the agency promises two hours of riding through the hills on a four hour tour. We got to the farm in 30mins and then we were asked for our experience levels...More

Thank sam b
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

I booked this tour through another company and was very impressed! It ended up being just my boyfriend and I - great private tour through the mountains with an amazing vista at the peak! We could see the Pacific Ocean which was so cool. Horses...More

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Reviewed 27 February 2017

We took a tour with Franklin's horse back riding. We enjoyed the tour through the back streets of Caldera and were greeted by friendly locals. We then went onto the Ranch and went to the top of a hill for an overlook. Great views and...More

Thank John N
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

We had so much fun on our morning ride with Jaime. We are a family of three with an eight year old boy and no real experience. Jaime gave us quick and easy to follow instructions and we were riding very soon. He is VERY...More

Thank jeejwi08
Reviewed 2 October 2016

Franklin treats his horses and guests really well. Great scenery and fun guides. There are several options to choose from and the guides are great about telling you what you are seeing and how to handle the gentle horses .

Thank dancelessons
Reviewed 10 August 2016

Please see my review under Boquete Outdoor Adventures, as we booked our Frankilin tour thru them in Boquete at Los Establos Plaza.

Thank EricR49236
Reviewed 27 July 2016

We received excellent service from our guide (Jaime), who was very concerned to make our trip a safe and pleasant journey, sharing with us his extensive knowledge of the area. The final part of the trip took us to a hill with great views, including...More

Thank GregorioRRG
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Lobo aka the Wolfman was the best! His knowledge of the local flora, fruits, herbs, trees and history was inspirational! I was on Sabaton a very strong and beautiful horse. My girl was on Pepper, a Gentile horse with great temperament. Lobo was so great...More

Thank Barefooter007
Reviewed 18 June 2016

Amazing scenery. Open hillsides. GREEN. The tour guide showed us some petrified wood made by the last volcanic explosion many years ago.

Thank Sarrah W
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
UncleG55711
where exactly are you located
2 June 2016|
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Response from Doctish | Reviewed this property |
The horse ranch is in Caldera. We were picked up at El Pueblo inn in Boquete.
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Mamie B
How much did it cost? Thanks!
22 May 2016|
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Response from Doctish | Reviewed this property |
We were booked it through los establos resort where we were staying. It was 35 dollars per person plus we tipped the guide.
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Kay D
I have emailed and received no response. The website leads nowhere. I don't have international calling. Travelling in March to Boquete and would like to book. How do I get in touch??
27 January 2016|
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Response from dippie | Reviewed this property |
We used Boquete Outdoor Adventures which uses Franklins facilities and horses. Very good.
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