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Rancho Paraiso - CLOSED

Catalina Arriba, Cabrera, Dominican Republic
+1 829-663-7433
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Unique and amazing experience!

My friends and I enjoyed this wonderful horse riding trip through the hillside of Cabrera, led by... read more

Reviewed 11 May 2013
RachM_2013_
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Trail-riding with Abe...

Although I hadn't been on a horse in 20 years, I agreed to take my teenagers on a horseback riding... read more

Reviewed 12 April 2013
cle1966
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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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Welcome to Rancho Paraiso! We offer the premiere horseback riding excursions on the North Shore of the Dominican Republic. Come and enjoy the island's picturesque North Shore scenery on horseback, and get off the beaten path! From two-hour rides to full day excursions, all of our tours feature breathtaking ocean and mountain views.Our horseback riding tours include: Mountain & beach rides, well-trained horses & professional staff, small groups & an emphasis on safety, affordable rates & customized tours, and an enriching cultural experience. And in most cases our guides will pick you up on horseback right at your villa or hotel. We look forward to meeting you when you "come ride in paradise!"
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10 May 2013
“Unique and amazing experience!”
11 Apr 2013
“Trail-riding with Abe...”
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Catalina Arriba, Cabrera, Dominican Republic
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+1 829-663-7433
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Reviewed 11 May 2013

My friends and I enjoyed this wonderful horse riding trip through the hillside of Cabrera, led by our excellent tour guide (and business owner) Abe. The horses were beautiful and clearly very well cared for and we felt safe and comfortable as the horses were...More

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Reviewed 12 April 2013

Although I hadn't been on a horse in 20 years, I agreed to take my teenagers on a horseback riding tour while in Cabrera a couple of weeks ago. Thanks to Abe we had a fantastic adventure through some beautiful and interesting territory in the...More

Thank cle1966
RanchoParaiso, Manager at Rancho Paraiso, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2013

Thank you so much for having taken the time to write a review. It was wonderful riding with you and the kids-well-behaved, respectful, conversational, and friendly. Also nice to see you got home safely without any issues upon departure ;-) We hope to see you...More

Reviewed 11 April 2013

Our group of six went with Abe (owner) for a three hour ride through the mountains and down to the beach. We stopped for an ice cold Presiente along the way up in the mountains. It's was lots of fun and Abe took good care...More

1  Thank cmarr
Reviewed 17 March 2013

My daughters and I spent a week in Cabrera and were lucky enough to be able to experience this wonderful horseback riding excursion. From the moment of pick up to our final gallop on Playa Entrada, every part of this experience was magical. Abe was...More

1  Thank kconductor
RanchoParaiso, Manager at Rancho Paraiso, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2013

Thanks for your feedback! For me it was especially rewarding to ride with your group and see your 12 year old daughter gain her confidence and do so well after having had a bad experience riding a horse in the past. Thank you for trusting...More

Reviewed 7 March 2013

My wife and I have been bouncing around islands in the Caribbean for 15 or 20 years on vacations. The ride with Abe was absolutely one of the most fun, informative, beautiful and cool things we have ever done. It was like a full-immersion cultural...More

Thank jscsoup
RanchoParaiso, Manager at Rancho Paraiso, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2013

With Cabrera being such a wonderful area I'm always humbled by comments such as yours. We take great pride in what we do, but when we ride with great folks who appreciate our hard work and dedication it makes it all worthwhile. Thanks for taking...More

Reviewed 3 March 2013

My wife and I try to ride wherever we travel and found this to be the best we have experienced. Abe is an extremely capable guide and very knowledgeable about the countryside and the local culture. We felt like we were just out for a...More

1  Thank Gene S
Reviewed 24 February 2013

Great horse back riding experience! Very beautiful route they take you on, through town, open land, and to the ocean!

1  Thank doscoopy
Reviewed 5 February 2013

My wife and I were staying at hotel La Catalina and we did the horseback excursion that goes from up in the mountains all the way to the beach. It was superb ! The views were beautiful and it was fascinating to walk by the...More

1  Thank thomas O
Reviewed 26 January 2013

I did the three hour trail with Abe and Eduardo, and their beautiful horses. Even though it was my first time horseback riding, Abe made us feel safe but also made sure we had fun. The ride was scenic and we took many pictures. We...More

2  Thank claraanne7
Reviewed 15 January 2013

After taking riding excursions in many different locations, I was so impressed with the quality of Abe's (the owner) operation. The horses were incredibly easy to work with, were very responsive and we felt safe. We started out in the hills and took a nice...More

2  Thank AlanPutter

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