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Discovery Horseback Tours

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| Mata De Platano, Jaco, Garabito Municipality, Costa Rica
+506 8838 7550
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Horse riding Jaco Costa Rica. Discovery horse tours were awarded a "Certificate of Excellence" in the Trip Advisor awards 2011,2012 and 2013. If you want an unforgettable tour (tours duration ranges from 2.5 hours up to a full day, or a full week!) through the rain forest, on the beach or into the mountains Discovery Horse Tours are total equine professionals. Renowned for making sure the horses as well as the clients have a fabulous time they are "so much more" than just a horse tour! Specializing in small groups of no more than 8 people (4 on the beach)your tour will always feel personal. Located on a stunning 1500 acre private rain forest reserve, you will share the trails with no one but the wildlife. You will LOVE the horses who are safe, fun and most importantly happy and incredibly well cared for. Ride through pristine rain forest to the secret spring fed waterfall, or gallop along the deserted beaches. If you are on Honeymoon check our website for details on your private rain forest adventure with champagne and a private mud bath. No experience necessary. Beginners will feel secure,confident and in control. Experienced riders can enjoy the thrill of galloping our fit and healthy horses across the open hay fields. Consistently described as "The highlight of our trip to Costa Rica". Famous for the love of their animals, customer care and attention to detail; you will love your time with Discovery Horse Tours! All our horses are trained using Parelli Natural horsemanship, they are treated with respect, dignity and love, we take our time to match clients with the right horse making sure they have a wonderful time.
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| Mata De Platano, Jaco, Garabito Municipality, Costa Rica
+506 8838 7550

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Reviewed May 3, 2017

My family (consisting of two teenage boys, my husband and myself) had a wonderful kick off to our Costa Rican vacation in March with Andrea and her horses. We did the Spa ride, and it was great. Andrea's passion for her horses was matched only...More

1  Thank Ktel_11
Reviewed April 25, 2017

Andrea and Chris made us feel incredibly welcome and made sure we had an amazing Costa Rican holiday. They looked after all the details so we could just relax. Douglas did a wonderful job ensuring the horses always looked their best. Viv

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Reviewed April 15, 2017 via mobile

We were a family of 5 basically beginner riders and hosts Andrea and Chris made us feel completely comfortable and excited to ride horses. Even when my 9 year old son had an allergic reaction to the horses they had a vehicle out to the...More

Thank Hong M
Reviewed April 14, 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend booked the tour 2 days before we arrived in Costa Rica. I didn't know what to expect since I've been a competitive horse riding. I was a little scared about too much rules and lack of freedom while riding. Horses conditions are terrible...More

1  Thank Jesson_Charlotte
Reviewed April 12, 2017

My family of four (kids ages- 11 & 14) did the mud tour with Andrea and Leanne. It was a wonderful experience on every level. They were so kind, friendly, funny and engaging. Plus, they took many, many pictures using our phones so we didn't...More

Thank Gaely321
Reviewed April 10, 2017

We own 2 horses and had the most fantastic time! We learned a lot- the horses are well behaved and well cared for. Andrea is patient, knowledgeable, and safety minded. The rain forest is beautiful and shaded and the stream is very refreshing. The mud...More

Thank Gretchen_Durepo
Reviewed April 5, 2017

We never learned so much nor experience such a compassionate mother to the horses. Andrea and her staff provided an unforgettable educational trail ride that included an amazing Vulcanic mud bath. This is a must do if you are in Costa Rica. Thanks for the...More

Thank Pia G
Reviewed March 29, 2017

This was an experience of a lifetime. Andrea and her staff and her lovely horses were very experienced and there was lots of variety for the rides as well as the clinic. James Shaw lead the clinic and he opened my mind and my experiences...More

Thank ann s
Reviewed March 21, 2017

Seamless tour from the easy booking to drop off. Very impressed by the horses and Andrea's approach to respectful riding. Horses very calm and well trained. Jungle trails and open fields, butterflies, parrots, toucans, and an ash mud bath that left your skin silky smooth!...More

Thank Susan B
Reviewed March 18, 2017 via mobile

Tour guides were great and very knowledgeable about the area. Horses were wonderful and we had a great time!

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March 11, 2017|
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Response from LovinlifePV | Property representative |
HI there, thanks for contacting us. The main issue would be weight the rider must be under 200lbs in weight. If you can contact us via the website we can discuss more the needs of your rider and see if we can accomadate... More
January 6, 2017|
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Response from LovinlifePV | Property representative |
HI there and thanks for your question. Yes totally ok for a 9 year old. We take children 5 years and over. For any children of any age over 5, if they are nervous, we have a guide walk alongside them and lead them. If they... More
February 4, 2016|
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Response from JuniorPena | Reviewed this property |
Hey! Andrea seemed like that was a deal breaker for her, since it would hurt the horse. I would be upfront with her, and maybe she has a horse that will be able to suit you!