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Green Horse Ranch

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Fantastic day!

Being a keen horserider at home in England, I insisted we went riding in Ecuador and I was... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
RJlec
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Pululahua Crater is fantastic!

We go to Quito every year and always bring our friends riding to the Green Horse Ranch in the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Being a keen horserider at home in England, I insisted we went riding in Ecuador and I was overwhelmed with the wonderful experience we had at Green Horse Ranch with Astrid. She was incredibly helpful in corresponding in advance, as my partner not only had...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Greenhorseranch, Propietario at Green Horse Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

So glad to hear both of you enjoyed your ride in the crater! Especially brave Will, who dared to come and undertake this adventure inspite of having had trouble to find sleep the night before. It was fun to have you here! Thank you so...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We go to Quito every year and always bring our friends riding to the Green Horse Ranch in the Pululahua crater. The views are spectacular and Astrid and her crew will set you up with the right horse for your ability. The trip can be...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Greenhorseranch, Propietario at Green Horse Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks so much for visiting again, John, and for your kind review. We look forward seeing you and new friends next year... Remind me then to choose a different riding route. Have you been to the pyramids already? Best, Astrid

Reviewed October 17, 2018 via mobile

After spending a few days in the hustle and bustle of Quito, the Green Horse Ranch was the perfect place to experience the Ecuadorian country side flanked by the Andes. Firstly, the landscape is beautiful, starting with the drive down the mountain. The horses were...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Greenhorseranch, Propietario at Green Horse Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded October 20, 2018

Thank you so much for your opinion, Jeff! And special thanks for reminding us again about our "treasure" :-)

Reviewed August 31, 2018 via mobile

The Green Horse Ranch is an incredible, must-go place where anyone and everyone of all levels of skills with horses can have an awesome time! The ladies at the Green Horse Ranch helped me overcome my fear and now I want to do more horse...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Greenhorseranch, Propietario at Green Horse Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded September 1, 2018

Dear Nina, what a great review! And what great kids you are! We're so happy you enjoyed your riding adventure out here. Hope to see you again in the future, - who knows maybe someday as a wrangler? Big hug, Astrid

Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

This adventure is worth the hour or so ride from Quito to a truly special ranch in one of the only inhabited volcano crater in the world. Owner Astrid has created a very special experience for horseback rides. It was like going back in time...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed April 6, 2018 via mobile

When I last rode in Jamaica, the horses were skinny and tired. The Green Horse Ranch horses are very well cared for! Healthy and happy, they trudge along the dirt roads or winding forest paths. We are beginner riders, and were very comfortable and at...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed March 28, 2018

So close to Quito, but seemingly thousands of miles away. needless to say, having never even seen a horse in person, i was very much second-guessing my decision to participate. however, as others have commented (we went on a 4 or 5 hour ride), by...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Greenhorseranch, Propietario at Green Horse Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded March 30, 2018

See, you must be a natural talent, Greg! :-) Very happy to hear you enjoyed this new experience!

Reviewed February 25, 2018

If you're looking for a place to have a blast on horseback, this is it. Gallop through the crater on the way to an ancient Quitu-Cara ruin, witness the life of the locals, and see the beauty of Pululahua Crater. The horses are impeccably cared...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed December 26, 2017 via mobile

We truly enjoyed our full day in a magical setting only 45-minutes from Quito. A driver picks you up and drives up into the crater of a volcano within the Pululahua Reserve. The last 20 minutes zig zagging along a narrow gravel road is a...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Greenhorseranch, Propietario at Green Horse Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded December 28, 2017

To all our guests who have taken the time and effort to write a review on your experience with us, we want to express a big thank-you once again! We know its not evident at all, yet helps us and other interested travellars to come...More

Reviewed July 23, 2017

We were most pleased with our horseback riding tour in the Pululahua Reserve. Our host Astrid along with skilled volunteers provided us with well trained mounts and our own private guide. We would recommend this to anyone wanting to horseback ride in a volcanic crater...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Greenhorseranch, Propietario at Green Horse Ranch, responded to this reviewResponded July 25, 2017

Thanks so much!

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rdalmeas
December 11, 2017|
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Hello, greetings from the Green Horse Ranch! For any booking or further information, please directly adress to us via email which you can find at our website. We´re looking forward to being helpful to you!
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Hi Alan, we´re located right on the Equator! No winters, no summers, just year-long spring time climate.Big temperature changes between sun out, sun off, therefore we recommend layers and good sun- and rain-protection just... More
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