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Rancho El Charro

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Puerto Vallarta, Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
+52 322 224 0114
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Great ride in the jungle

Great ride in the jungle, my guide was amazing. The horses there are a lot of fun, there is a horse... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Kathrine S
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Such an amazing experience!

You can travel to any destination and just stay at your resort or you can venture into the... read more

Reviewed May 4, 2018
drohe812
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Syracuse, New York
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“great ride” (9 reviews)
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Puerto Vallarta, Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
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+52 322 224 0114
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Reviewed 6 days ago 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

Thank Kathrine S
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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

Thank drohe812
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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

Thank Melissa M
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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

Thank Melanie E
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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

Thank Deb S
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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

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Reviewed December 1, 2017

I did the "Wild Tour" ride and I have mostly good things to say but there are a couple of fyis and suggestions I have. First I will say the area is beautiful. The mountain was so alive with sounds from nature that it really...More

Thank kiwiatheart612
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Reviewed September 22, 2017

This is such an excellent facility for experienced riders to enjoy the trails at Puerto Vallarta. Pamala picked up on time at the library, and took me to her beautiful ranch in Playa Grande, a nice village near Puerto Vallarta. After signing the waiver, I...More

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Reviewed September 6, 2017

Finally a horseback riding excursion that actually challenges you and let's you really ride! WE thorough;y enjoyed ourselves, and the view from the top is worth the trip alone.

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Reviewed July 24, 2017

Tomas was our wrangler & guide and picked horses which matched our abilities. We had a wonderful afternoon and terrific visit with Pamela. You couldn't ask for a better adventure on horse back.

Thank Stephen G
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Anthony P
March 23, 2017|
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Response from Melissa M | 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
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FMMGirl
February 4, 2017|
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Response from Melissa M | 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
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kyle p
June 25, 2015|
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