Beautifully kept horses are your companions in the Ecuadorian highlands.
Wonderful, exclusive accommodation in some of Ecuador's most stunning and remote areas.
Expert, bilingual rider leads the trip, with at least one skilled, local horseman alongside.
Variety of terrains to make the riding interesting at all times.
It was all a highlight really!
The riding week was fantastic in terms of the setting / organisation/ quality of leadership / quality of horses and group."
R. Balen, Riding in Ecuador
Introductory ride. Otavalo market, hacienda (L,D)
Ride through highlands to Hacienda Cuson (B,L,D)
Ride to Hacienda Merced (B,L,D)
Ride through Cayamba valley to Hacienda La Cienega (B,L,D)
Cotopaxi ride, to Hacienda Los Mortinos (B,L,D)
Cotopaxi National Park to Jesuit Hacienda (B,L,D)
Valley descent. Return to Quito (B,L)
Depart Quito (B)
Horse (spare horses taken), guide and grooms, 3 meals per day, snacks and water on rides, 7 nights accommodation, national park/private reserves etc. entrance fees, transport to and from Quito, transport of bags between lodgings and all local taxes. Saddlebags and poncho for each guest.
Tips and personal expenditure such as bar bills, flights (we can look for these), insurance, personal items, flights, Quito arrival services and hotel (we can arrange these), alcoholic or soft drinks
08th Jun 2019 - From $3795 / £3060.288
10th Aug 2019 - From $3795 / £3060.288
07th Sep 2019 - From $3795 / £3060.288
05th Oct 2019 - From $3795 / £3060.288
23rd Nov 2019 - From $3795 / £3060.288
14th Nov 2019 - From $3795 / £3060.288
21st Dec 2019 - From $3795 / £3060.288
28th Dec 2019 - From $3795 / £3060.288
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Prices From $1,511 / £1,218 per person
Duration: 5 days
Capacity: 16 people
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Join a small group of like-minded travellers on a guided trip.
Prices From $1,300 / £1,048 per person
Dates: From January 2019 to December 2020
Duration: 3 days
Prices From $1,518 / £1,224 per person
Duration: 7 days
Prices From $4,999 / £4,031 per person
Dates: From December 2018 to February 2020
Duration: 10 days
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Hi Tom - currently at Quito airport waiting for my journey home. Just wanted to let you know that the riding was FANTASTIC and the Galapagos trip was WONDERFUL!
It was all a highlight really! The riding week was fantastic in terms of the setting / organisation/ quality of leadership / quality of horses and group composition.
And ditto in relation to the Galapagos Islands trip!
Sally was an excellent and knowledgeable guide - as was Martha on the Angelito.
Rachel Balen, UK, 2017
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