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Cabalgata Don Tobias

#37 of 79 Outdoor Activities in La Fortuna de San Carlos Features Animals
| In front of the Volcano Lodge Hotel on Route 142, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos 20101, Costa Rica
+506 2479 1780
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Fun day out

Our tour was a last minute decision as we had a free day in Arenal. Despite staying the hotel... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Sarah K
Better than ziplining!

My family of five (husband and kids 18/15/12) went on the ride with Oscar on 4/20. This was a... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Plainville, MA
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Hours Today: 07:30 - 16:30
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
| In front of the Volcano Lodge Hotel on Route 142, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos 20101, Costa Rica
+506 2479 1780
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Our tour was a last minute decision as we had a free day in Arenal. Despite staying the hotel across the road, they still came and picked us up and took us home after, which was good as it had started to rain towards the...More

Thank Sarah K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My family of five (husband and kids 18/15/12) went on the ride with Oscar on 4/20. This was a last-minute decision and we are so glad we did it! Kendall explained to us that the ride is totally off the road - maybe other companies...More

Thank Pauladch
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Oscar took myself and son out and he was great. He lead us out through the fields and as we wanted to try it and he felt us ready we had 3 goes at galloping the horses. This was awesome! The scenery is gorgeous and...More

Thank Steve Y
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Oscar and Kendall were fantastic guides. Our daughter is an expert rider- the rest of us we're not (my first time) and they matched us up with the perfect mounts - mine was "Loco" -go figure. The scenery was beautiful - the conversation enriching- and...More

Thank Arietje
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Happy horses, breath-taking views, friendly guides. We went horseback riding to the base of the volcano with our three children (11, 9, 9) and we all had a fantastic time! The guides were very helpful and kind to our children and made sure they were...More

Thank 2016LoveToTravel
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Don Tobias was the last Adventure tour we did on our vacation, it was by far the best! We have enjoyed many adventure activities, and love them all, but don Tobias was awesome! Oscar and Kendal our guides were great fun! Super helpful, and went...More

Thank natashamiami
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Sightseeing horseback rides has become a staple of our family vacations, but none have the quality and views of Cabalgata Don Tobias at Arenal. Our guide was Oscar, who picked us up at our hotel, Lomas del Volcan. Note that we booked this separately as...More

Thank bulldog2003
Reviewed 28 March 2017

Guides take great care ensuring your safety and show you a wonderful time from pick up to drop off. Horses are well tempered and trained. They can gear the ride by terrain for ability level but altogether you need to be somewhat fit and balanced...More

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Reviewed 24 March 2017

Recently, we travelled to CR and went riding in different locations. All were good but Don Tobias was exceptionally good. The quality of the guide, the vistas of the volcano and valley, the intimate snack location on the mountain and certainly the horses all combined...More

Thank NeilMandfamily
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Our family decided to book this excursion on our last day after two days of ziplining, hiking and thermal pool excursions. We made arrangments for the 8:30 horseback ride at Don Tobias at 7:10 am and they were there to pick us up at our...More

Thank locke2017
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Hi, lisareneeo. What would you like to know about this attraction? Do you have a contact (toll free from US) number or email that you used to book this excursion? When looking on google I am not seeing their direct website. Thank you Lisa O'Malley
24 May 2017|
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Hello there....I am trying to make a reservation with this company but haven't received a response. I've tried making a reservation on their website as well as email them at their contact information provided on their website but have had no such luck. Since you recently visited them, how did you book your reservation? Thank you in advance!
12 December 2016|
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Response from Quintone | Reviewed this property |
No problem. Hope you have a good time.
Is there a weight limit?
17 November 2015|
Response from paosborne63 | Reviewed this property |
I don't believe so however you have to be able to lay forward over the horses neck on steep inclines. The ride is in the mountains and the terrain is steep.