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Rancho El Charro

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My wife already posted a review, and she loved it. So did I, but I'm 45, and have never ridden a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Scott W

I had an amazing time here, love every bit of it. Heads up if your an older beginner do the 3 hour... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Carretera Talpa- Tomatlan | Exit ala Cuesta Km 2, downtown, Talpa de Allende, Puerto Vallarta 48200, Mexico
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife already posted a review, and she loved it. So did I, but I'm 45, and have never ridden a horse longer than an hour. We did the 5 hour tour, so by the end of it, I was dying. Nothing against the owner...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I had an amazing time here, love every bit of it. Heads up if your an older beginner do the 3 hour tour. Lol My husband doesn’t ride horses, I ride every day and well I decided we’ll do the simple 5 hour bbq tour...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed October 19, 2018

My wife Lisa and I like to horse back ride every time we go on vacation ( Seg way as well) however this horse ride was excellent, NOT your ordinary trail ride, which horses get bored with, this one took us up the maintains following...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Stephen B
Reviewed October 17, 2018

The air condition shuttle picks us up and from that moment on we enjoyed the trip. First, the 20- 25-minute shuttle ride to the Horse ranch, we saw wonderful vistas and the beauty and simplicity in which the people live around all year. The 3-hour...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Lisa B
Reviewed June 14, 2018 via mobile

Great ride in the jungle, my guide was amazing. The horses there are a lot of fun, there is a horse for all levels. Waterfall was pretty dry this time of year but it is still beautiful! TIP: wear long pants, I learned this one...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Kathrine S
Reviewed May 4, 2018

You can travel to any destination and just stay at your resort or you can venture into the countryside and experience the real culture of the people and the beauty of the area...and that's what my boyfriend did on our recent trip to PV! Our...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed April 20, 2018 via mobile

A bit of background: my husband and I both ride in the mountains of Colorado and are accustomed to steep and rocky terrain. A delightful ride!! Being April, we were here at nearly the end of the dry season, meaning the jungle was not nearly...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank 487melissah
Reviewed March 8, 2018

I can't say enough good things about Rancho El Charro. I was in PV for spring break and decided to venture away from the resort and riding up into the mountains was the perfect excursion for me. Pam picked me up at the local library...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Melanie E
Reviewed March 3, 2018

We spent 6 hrs.riding in the mountains with Tomas, Pam's lovely guide. We had well cared for horses and learned so much from Tomas. Scenery amazing, nice relaxing trip, and a stop off for dinner on the way back. Pam's a lovely lady it was...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Deb S
Reviewed February 18, 2018

Pamela picked us up at the library and took us out to the ranch. The horses seemed very well cared for and trained, which was particularly important as my husband does not ride and he was humoring me with this excursion. Our guide Tomas did...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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March 23, 2017|
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Response from 487melissah | Reviewed this property |
See their website. There are several ride lengths and difficulty levels depending on what you want to experience. We did the 5-hour wild ride, experienced riders only for $90 per person. Awesome rate, compared to what I have... More
February 4, 2017|
Response from 487melissah | Reviewed this property |
Generally for trail rides on quarter horses the weight limit is 250 lbs. Cash payment only, but they will take you to an ATM if need be. I had to email twice before I got a response, but she was very nice and answered all my... More