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Small-Group Beyond Horseback Adventure near Jaco

  • Horseback riding tour from Manuel Antonio or Jaco area
  • Ride along the secluded Esterillos Beach with a guide
  • Suitable for all levels of experience
Small-Group Beyond Horseback Adventure near Jaco
From US$55.00
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AM Beyond Beach AdventureMost Popular
Meet the small group (under 8p) welcome at the ranch to enjoy memorable beach experience in secluded Esterillos Beach. Pictures taken. Closing with nice Fruit and Water Snacks
From US$68.00
Sunset & Horses (nov to april)
Meeting at ranch, after instructions you'll be leaded to ride into Sunset. Amazing memories, isolated beach and healthy horses will take to close with drinks. from November to April
From US$68.00
AM Beach Adventure incl transp
Those who want full Service, with small group tour will take this option, with transfers from Manuel Antonio or Jaco Area, till Caletas. Pick up aroud 7:45 am. No lunch
From US$85.00
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A horseback ride along a remote Costa Rican beach is poised to become a highlight of any tropical vacation. Trot through the a Manuel Antonio nature reserve en route to Esterillos Beach, stopping to enjoy an oceanfront lunch (morning tour) or a picture-perfect sunset with drinks (afternoon tour). This small-group tour is limited to eight people or fewer for a more intimate adventure.
What to Expect

Rancho Monterey is within a driving distance from any town like Hermosa, Quepos, Manuel Antonio, Dominical, Jaco, Herradura, Punta Leona, and Puntarenas.

Once you choose the morning or afternoon tour, easy to follow driving directions will be sent, all on the main road. After arrival at Monterey Ranch (40 minutes from Manuel Antonio National Park or 20 minutes from the town of Jaco) meet Diego, your English-speaking authentic Costa Rican outfitter. Diego, who has devoted his life to horses, assesses your experience and needs before pairing you with the perfect horse. After receiving brief instructions from Diego, embark on your 2-hour riding adventure using western tack.

Depending on rider skill level and desires, the horses will walk, trot or gallop along the black and white sand of Esterillo Beach. The tour can be customized and be combined with a forest trail to create a 2-hour ride that leaves from Monterey Ranch and travels through a 5,000-acre nature preserve before arriving on Esterillo Beach. Tours are open to riders of all levels of experience and are organized into small groups in order to provide personal attention. Not recommended for kids under 12 years old. Limit weight 250 pounds.

Experience not necessary. Advice please if you are an experienced rider to customize the tour. Lunch is typical Costa Rican meal including chicken or fish filet and vegetables.

Reviews (17)
1 - 5 of 14 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

At the last minute my daughter (14 yrs old and an experienced rider) mentioned that she wanted to ride on the beach. I emailed The Riding Adventure and asked if they had a time available. Not only did they have a time for us, Diego...More

Thank AlisonKreft
Reviewed 12 November 2018 via mobile
Horseride along beach!!

Had two fantastic rides along beach with my husband I’m very experienced had my own horses, hub only ridden couple times, they give you a horse suited to your riding level. For me I researched a place that loved and took care of their horses...More

Thank Dukaratiamaria
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile
Horse riding on Esterillos Beach

Visiting Costa Rica with my mother who always wanted to do horse riding in the beach. This experience exceeded our expectations massively right from the booking with Diego. We were greeted on the beach by Adrian and had a beautiful morning with ‘Sunshine’ and ‘Cinderella’....More

Thank 405vickis
Savegre, General Manager at The Riding Adventure, responded to this reviewResponded 30 August 2018

Thank you very much for your visit. We are so happy to keep making dreams into real experience. Enjoy your vacation. Either me (Diego) or Adrian, we are so pleased to provide a happy tour on Happy Healthy Horses.

Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile
Beach Horseback riding

We had a great time riding horses on the beach. Adrien was our guide and great to work with. We had the whole beach to ourselves which was very cool. Afterwards, we stayed for another 2 hours hanging out on the beach. We had a...More

Thank JohnJulie F
Savegre, General Manager at The Riding Adventure, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2018

Thanks for your review We are very happy to hear about your experience. We are taking your suggestion for future reservations. Kind regards

Reviewed 10 July 2018
Best Time all week! We event went back a Second Time!!

There are not enough fantastic words to describe this tour. - Tour guide was fantastic; friendly, fun, helpful, a real highlight of the week - The beach is great; made even better by riding horseback across the sand - The nearby Hotel Pelican has some...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Kevin K
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