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Rudy's Rancho

#2 of 17 things to do in Las Galeras Features Animals
La Caleta, Las Galeras 32000, Dominican Republic
+1 829-305-3368
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A great ride for my family with an authentic ranch

We took our boys, aged 4 and 8 for an hour long ride. They absolutely loved it. One of the guides... read more

Reviewed 17 April 2017
lillian82017
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Toronto, Canada
the absolute best...absolument c'était le meilleur!

Since nobody reads the whole thing, I'll give my suggestions first. 10/10 trip if you follow these... read more

Reviewed 8 April 2017
Dan K
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Horseback Riding in Las Galeras, Samana Dominican Republic - Located 500 meters from the nice Grand Paradise beach, Rudy's Rancho offers horseback riding excursions to discover the flamboyant nature and wonderful sea views of Las Galeras. Rudy shares with you his passion for horses and for the Peninsula of Samana, with professionalism and kindness. German, French and English spoken perfectly! ( Information : Las Galeras, Samana is located 6 hours from Punta Cana, 3 hours from Santo Domingo and 5 hours from Puerto Plata and 1.25 Hour from Samana El Catey International Airport. )
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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La Caleta, Las Galeras 32000, Dominican Republic
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Reviewed 17 April 2017

We took our boys, aged 4 and 8 for an hour long ride. They absolutely loved it. One of the guides took them both on a horse as they are too young to ride alone. He was very caring and gentle. The horses all look...More

Thank lillian82017
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Since nobody reads the whole thing, I'll give my suggestions first. 10/10 trip if you follow these tips 1) bring a little backpack ( not purse) for reserve water, tissues for bathroom use, or sunblock 2) bring a reserve bathing suit. There are moments by...More

4  Thank Dan K
Reviewed 29 March 2017

The horses are beautiful and healthy and the route you are taken through of 2 different beaches is stunning. You will not be disappointed. The guide is helpful and can speak 3 languages and welcomes beginners. I visited Las Galeras for 10 weeks this past...More

Thank janicemichelleloucks
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

My friend Sue, and I met our guide Ezikel, and our Horses Omega, and Pichon, at Rudy's. We had the BEST TIME! Omega & Pichon were gentle, yet ready to pick up the pace whenever asked. Ezikel, was great, patient with my muy Malo espaňeol,...More

Thank gevojr55
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

Just spent a week at the Grand Paradise and used Rudy's services multiple times. including horseback riding twice, massages, and an excursion to Rincon beach for 12 of us. Rudy was extremely professional, courteous, friendly and punctual. I would recommend his services to anyone and...More

1  Thank Calis1972
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

So much fun! Amazing ride on small roads and galloping on the beach :) The guide was very nice and professional, caring, asking us if we were ok and guiding us to ride properly :) this was one of the nicest memories i will take...More

1  Thank MartinaWest
Reviewed 26 January 2017

Very nice experience for my family including my daughter 6 years old. Rudy and his cousin are very friendly, knowledgeable and nice persons. We took two trips around Las Galeras village, including La Playta and another beach. Thank you Rudy and your team!

Thank Vlad G
Rudysrancho, Propriétaire at Rudy's Rancho, responded to this reviewResponded 27 January 2017

Hola Vlad, T and A, thank you for your nice review and photos!! It was a pleasure to ride with you 3. I hope you will come back to meet us and to ride with us another time. Hasta Pronto, Rudy

Reviewed 23 January 2017

this was a very interesting experience culturally and scenically. we live in the DR but we were able to get in the excursion playa, campo, pueblo, a closer view of the Dominican life. Our guide Ezekiel, (nicest guide ever!!) knew everybody and was very interesting...More

Thank cjclark64
Rudysrancho, Propriétaire at Rudy's Rancho, responded to this reviewResponded 27 January 2017

Hola! gracias por su comentario. We enjoy to guide, to show and to make discover Las Galeras, and the culture here. Many people realize their dream to have a galop on the tropical beaches, and we feel very happy with this. See you ! Rudy

Reviewed 13 January 2017

Even if the horses don't have the same shape than european ones, they are weel treated. I went swiming to la playita with the horse. it was absolutely lovely.

Thank Marine B
Rudysrancho, Propriétaire at Rudy's Rancho, responded to this reviewResponded 27 January 2017

Hola Marine, thank you for the review! We enjoy you liked your excursion. Our horses are very small, and very strong. We treat them as if they were our children! Hasta luego Rudy

Reviewed 10 January 2017

With horses like Christina and Moreno me and my daugther Emma went on a lovely tour with the amazing Rudy. We had/have no experience at the horseback but he showed us how to do and was a really good teacher. The best moments was riding...More

Thank lenie2016
Rudysrancho, Propriétaire at Rudy's Rancho, responded to this reviewResponded 12 January 2017

Hola Emma and Lenie, Thank you for your nice review. Christina and Moreno are nice horses, with an excellent step. I am very happy that you liked it. Hasta pronto!

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Carol E
Can you tell me what the charge per person is in Pesos? I cant access his site
9 March 2015|
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Response from Rudysrancho | Property representative |
Thank to all my friends for the answers!!! Sorry the website was repaired and didn't work for a little time. Now it's ok, and is opened!
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redcan2015
Going to Samana March 18 and would like to know how much horseback riding is at Rudy's Ranch. Probably looking to ride to Rincon Beach. Any info would be great!!
3 March 2015|
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Response from Rudysrancho | Property representative |
Hola, sorry my website was under repair for a while. now, you can access and see all the prices (voir sur le lien sur ma page trip advisor) I hope to see you again!
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Alex W
Hello, What is the charge for parking at your hotel? Thanks
25 February 2015|
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Response from Rudysrancho | Property representative |
Hola, There is no charge of parking at my ranch, because this is in the nature!!! Hope to meet you soon!
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