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Centro Ecuestre Bellavista

#5 of 17 Outdoor Activities in Cuenca Features Animals
Panamericana Sur KM 7 7 | Tarqui, Panamerican South Highway Km 7,7, Cuenca 010150, Ecuador
+593 99 415 0643
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Awesome Riding Experience

We had a wonderful day riding with Sebastian and his son, Julian! There are different time lengths... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Deb H
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Monticello, Wisconsin
Excellent horse back riding experience!

Sebastian is a great instructor, very knowledgeable and friendly. He took the time to teach our 8... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Elizabeth S
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Cuenca, Ecuador
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Centro Ecuestre Bellavista is located 8 kilometers outside of Cuenca. We offer Lodging, Horseback Riding for children and adults on trails in the Ecuadorian AndesHorses and trails are selected to match your riding skills. Experience the natural beauty of the Andes; the unique wildlife and vegetation.Participate in outdoor activities, like feeding and caring for farm animals. You can even learn to milk a cow!
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“bella vista” (15 reviews)
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Panamericana Sur KM 7 7 | Tarqui, Panamerican South Highway Km 7,7, Cuenca 010150, Ecuador
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a wonderful day riding with Sebastian and his son, Julian! There are different time lengths and routes to pick from. We chose the 3-hour ride through St. Agustin, which offered beautiful views from the top of a mountain ridge and gave my 10-year-old...More

1  Thank Deb H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sebastian is a great instructor, very knowledgeable and friendly. He took the time to teach our 8 year old granddaughter the equestrian technique of riding. Our granddaughter had fun while learning to ride...Bella Vista is located in a beautiful country setting where when you ride...More

Thank Elizabeth S
CENTROECUESTREBELLAV, General Manager at Centro Ecuestre Bellavista, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you !!! I appreciate your opinion about our facilities and me. It's an honor for me to ride with people like you , best regards

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After a few months of great training and personal instruction, my 11 year old who had no previous riding experience, won a 20K endurance race. Sebastian and the staff here are amazingly kind and genuinely want their students to grow and learn. Weather it be...More

Thank Chris H
Sebastian D, General Manager at Centro Ecuestre Bellavista, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for letting us to teach your son how to ride properly for shows and for trail rides, we have enjoyed riding with your son all of your family

Reviewed June 9, 2017

If you have the slightest inkling of riding horses this is the place to go. Sebastian is very kind and will only give you a horse as to your ability. And even if you are not sure he will tell you what each horse will...More

Thank Nathanael J
CENTROECUESTREBELLAV, General Manager at Centro Ecuestre Bellavista, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you !!! We are glad to be focus our provide our clientes the bests experiences, remember we are always open to serve you !!!

Reviewed June 9, 2017 via mobile

My father and I had a fabulous time riding horses with Sebastian and my 3 boys (ages 14, 11 and 7). Sebastian made sure we all had horses according to our riding abilities which ranged from first timers to more experienced. The views were beautiful...More

Thank BarkerSoccerBoys
CENTROECUESTREBELLAV, General Manager at Centro Ecuestre Bellavista, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Great!!!! we are so happy to know that you enjoyed riding with us

Reviewed April 19, 2017 via mobile

Three (1 experienced and 2 confident beginners) of us did the 3 hour ride with Sebastian and it was such a good day out. He has a lovely ranch in the mountains outside Cuenca and his horses are beautiful, I had a lovely Arab/thoroughbred cross....More

Thank Aine M
Sebastian D, General Manager at Centro Ecuestre Bellavista, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for have chosen us for riding and outdoor activities, for us is so important that our clients get an awesome experience

Reviewed April 18, 2017

This review is long overdue as we went on a cabalgata in autumn 2015 with Ecuadorian friends who are all keen horse riders. We went on a beautiful 4 hour ride primarily along a steep ridge and then back through a rural valley. I was...More

Thank Juracraven
Sebastian D, General Manager at Centro Ecuestre Bellavista, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks you so much! we enjoyed riding and sharing time with you, we are always ready to offer great experiences to our clientes!!!!

Reviewed March 25, 2017

Our family of three (including my seven-year old son) had a lovely morning ride with Sabastian at Bellavista. We had little previous experience riding, but Sabastian was incredibly helpful and accommodating. He arranged for a private taxi to pick us up and bring us to...More

Thank Bonnie K
CENTROECUESTREBELLAV, General Manager at Centro Ecuestre Bellavista, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for letting us to arrange all the experience, we are glad to read your review about you got an awesome experience

Reviewed February 28, 2017 via mobile

I had a beyond glorious ride today with Sebastian who owns this beautiful place. I Rode a Arabian with a rocking chair gait. We spent two hours amongst brilliant green hills, passing peaceful farms, friendly people and views beyond belief. Sebastian speaks perfect English and...More

Thank Jackie L
CENTROECUESTREBELLAV, General Manager at Centro Ecuestre Bellavista, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much ! For us it's so important to receive reviews from our clientes and their experiences and specially comments from you because you are horse people that knows how things need to be done correctly

Reviewed February 17, 2017 via mobile

This was one of the highlights of our 21 day trip in Ecuador. We rode horses at 9500 feet, on the Inca trail. The views were unbelievable..Sebastian is great, the horses are wonderful. If you do not ride horses every day, I would highly recommend...More

1  Thank Lisa C
CENTROECUESTREBELLAV, General Manager at Centro Ecuestre Bellavista, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for had come to ride with us ! It was nice to share time with you. Definitively we will go to visit you, best regards

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K J
May 16, 2017|
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Response from CENTROECUESTREBELLAV | Property representative |
Sure, it's posible to do it . Our horses are extremely easy and well trained for beginners
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avacadovich
April 18, 2017|
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Response from Sebastian D | Property representative |
Hello John our horses are strong and gentle for them is not a big deal 225 pounds Please let me know what day would tu like to ride Best regards Sebastian Donoso
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Debra F
April 7, 2017|
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Response from Sebastian D | Property representative |
Good morning, there are 2 options for 2 hours long and other 2 options for 3 long by different trails by another mountain, I will like to send you the gps routes and info. Please you could contact me to... More
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