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Horse Trek Monteverde

#8 of 35 Outdoor Activities in Monteverde Features Animals
60109, Costa Rica
+506 8359 3485
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Great Horses and Great People!

Pura Vida!! Marvin is simply amazing at what he does. He is very energetic and loves his horses. It... read more

Reviewed 7 March 2017
Douglas R
What a Great Way to See the Countryside

We had a great time on this ride. We wanted to see the countryside surrounding Monteverde and this... read more

Reviewed 26 February 2017
Macomb, Illinois
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Horseback Riding Stables in Costa Rica . Horse Trek Monteverde is based in the beautiful area of the Monteverde Cloud Forests. For over 18 years, Marvin Anchia and Janet Ellis have been offering horseback riding tours on well-loved and cared for horses. Rides include: 2.5 hours Mountain & Farm View Ride; 3 hour Campesino Tour Scenic (away from everything!) 4 hours in the Clouds Ride Continental Divide); Eden Falls Secret Waterfall and Hike Combo; All Day Cowboy Ride and Multi-Day, 2-8 day Horseback Riding Holidays.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
60109, Costa Rica
+506 8359 3485

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Reviewed 7 March 2017

Pura Vida!! Marvin is simply amazing at what he does. He is very energetic and loves his horses. It was an amazing experience. I would want to come again and do a more in depth tour of the cloud forests.

Thank Douglas R
Reviewed 26 February 2017

We had a great time on this ride. We wanted to see the countryside surrounding Monteverde and this was the perfect way to do it. Marvin provided a very good introduction to our mounts and did everything he could to get us off to a...More

Thank sorayagirl61455
Reviewed 26 February 2017

On our first full day in Costa Rica, my daughter and I had a fantastic day out with Marvin and his well cared for and excellently trained horses. Although I am not very experienced with horses, my daughter has been riding and caring for horses...More

Thank Ira G
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

We are family of four and went on a sunset horseback riding tour with this company. They were recommended to us by our hotel owner at Las Orqideas. They did an amazing job at commandeering the horses and guiding us on the ride. We are...More

Thank Deb W
Reviewed 23 February 2017

The owner of horse trek is a fine and friendly guy who clearly loves his horses and his ability to share them with others. The tour itself was fun and comfortable at a pace comfortable for a novice or a veteran with opportunities to trot...More

Thank Jaundice1012
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

This was one of our favorite activities in Costa Rica! Our guide was very knowledgeable and helpful. The landscape of Monteverde is gorgeous! The horses were all very well trained. Highly recommended!

Thank Bonnie B
Reviewed 11 February 2017

Dh and I were tired of walking around wet rain and cloud forests, so I thought we would do this for a change. We were pretty lucky with the weather. Our guide picked us up at 2 p.m. and took us to the place where...More

1  Thank Kay64
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Today we went on the horse trek monteverde 2 and a half hour trip and would highly recommend it to all. Marvin are guide was friendly and informative and gives a excellent tour. I have no experience on a horse and my wife has very...More

2  Thank bugerade
Reviewed 15 January 2017

The tour was very interesting and quite informative. We took a two hour ride and saw a lot of animals, the guide told us quite a bit about local flora and fauna and taught us some Spanish. It was fun. But most important - it...More

1  Thank Tatiana E
Reviewed 9 January 2017

When I was planning my itinerary in Costa Rica, my tour operator highly recommended us to join this horse trekking activity in Monteverde. Initially I was quite hesitated as I never do horse riding before and I was not sure I can manage that. However,...More

1  Thank MokeyMok
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Mary K
9 March 2015|
Response from rosey5904 |
write to Desafio Monteverde,,, they can set up the whole tour with transport included (it is about 2.5 hours each way)