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Address: , Manuel Antonio National Park, Costa Rica
Phone Number: (506) 779 1118
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Perfect End to Our Trip!

My cousin and I went horseback riding with Finca Valmy Tours on our last full day in Costa Rica. It was the best way to round out the trip. We were picked up on time and taken to... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 11, 2015
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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

My cousin and I went horseback riding with Finca Valmy Tours on our last full day in Costa Rica. It was the best way to round out the trip. We were picked up on time and taken to the stables, where we were warmly greeted by Che (spelling?) who also introduced Oscar. It turned out we had the guides all... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015

Valmy tours for the win! So incredibly lovely. We were picked up in the morning, made our way out to the stable. We met Oscar and Che, and our horses Sergeant and Big Cinnamon. Being from TX, we had riding experience and couldn't wait to get started! Che was a delight the entire time. As we rode quietly through the... More 

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Doha, Qatar
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015

My wife and I lucked out. Another family that had booked for the same time as us changed their plans at the last minute, and we ended up with a private trip just the two of us. Our guide Che was worth the trip. He's a very interesting person who has had lots of life experiences, and a true pleasure... More 

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Sanford, Maine
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

Our group of 9 took this tour and had a wonderful time. Our guide Che was a fount of interesting trivia about the jungle and 60's music.Oscar was the lead horse and was very patient about getting us set up on our horses.They were very sure-footed and you never had to worry that you were going to make a misstep.... More 

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New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

Our family enjoyed a hoseback riding tour with Finca Valmy. The horses are very well taken care of, which can't be said for very many horseback tours in the area (that we know of). The ride up and back a gentle riverbed was well suited to our group that included kids (aged 10 and 12) as well as first time... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

Oscar and Che were great guides. Che was able to tell us about the flora and birds we spotted. The trip started with a walk along a stream which took us to a picturesque waterfall and pool. Lunch was delicious. I got to see a Toucan while eating lunch outside on their patio! I would definitely recommend this adventure! It... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

We recently produced an educational documentary about the area and were lucky enough to include Finca Valmy are part of the show. The ride is relaxed and safe, the horses are very familiar with the area and it shows. You get taken along a riverbed, beside and through the water, right into the heart of primary rain forest to enjoy... More 

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Barbados
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015 via mobile

Che and the folks at Valmy were just great. I am temporarily disabled and everyone went out of their way to make it possible for me to enjoy a beautiful ride with my family. The midpoint of the ride was a lovely waterfall where my daughters got to do a little swimming. Lunch was tasty as well. Thanks for a... More 

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Manuel Antonio National Park, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

My husband and I live here in Manuel Antonio Costa Rica and own a vacation rental/charter boat business vrbo.com218131. We also own horses of our own...so we consider ourselves experienced horseman. We were invited to try Valmy so as to see for ourselves if we wanted to include this tour for our business. We made our arrangements through Che who... More 

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Washington DC
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

My husband, two sons (ages 14 and 21), and I had a very enjoyable experience with Finca Valmy Tours. The horses were beautiful, healthy, well-cared for, and very easy to ride. Our guide, Che, was professional, informative and entertaining. Our trail ride took us through beautiful rainforest, to a natural waterfall and swimming hole, where everyone enjoyed a refreshing swim.... More 

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