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Horseback Riding Stables in Costa Rica . Horse Trek Monteverde is based in the beautiful area of the Monteverde Cloud Forests. For over 18 years, Marvin Anchia and Janet Ellis have been offering horseback riding tours on well-loved and cared for...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
60109, Costa Rica
+506 8359 3485
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Reviewed 1 week ago

On a recent trip to Costa Rica, we were recommended to take a horseback riding adventure in Monteverde with Marvin, an exceptional horseman. My husband hadn't been on a horse for 20 years! Marvin got us suited up on two beautiful geldings who were as...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Anna M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My mom, brother and I were looking forward to our horseback adventure in Monteverde -- little did we know what we were getting into! We booked one day in advance for a four hour ride with Marvin and were not disappointed. The horses are incredibly...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ltevelow
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Marvin and Janet were recommended to us by another guy we have in Tortuguero. So we immediately wrote an inquiry. Janet was very fast in responding and answering all questions. Even though it was very windy we had a beautiful trip - we booked the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank bd2405
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We are a family of four with two children aged 8 & 11, who had only ridden a couple of times before our trip to Costa Rica. Marvin soon had our children on horseback, relaxed and believing they were cowboys! In no time they were...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank girlinthecity
Reviewed December 3, 2018 via mobile

It was a great tour with Marvin . The horse are very well kept. The best ever horse tour that I have done! I can only recommend that tour

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank roundtheworldsuisse
Reviewed November 28, 2018 via mobile

We took the 5 hour cowboy ride with Marvin - and we loved it! The horses were incredibly responsive and well trained. Before going into the nature we rode on roads where we passed cars, busses, motorcycles and trucks and the horses stayed super calm....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Odyssey38052023049
Reviewed November 8, 2018

Marvin really knows his horses. I've been riding my whole life and was stunned at how well trained these ponies are! He is a true horse whisperer – one in a million. You can rest assured these animals won't spook at anything. They are well...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Tiana W
Reviewed October 1, 2018 via mobile

The owner, Marvin, picked us up at our Airbnb, introduced us to his horses and then our guide Fabio took us on a 4 hour ride with walk/trot/canter and a little galloping. He told us about coffee farming, picked guava along the road for us...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank gracedrift
Reviewed September 13, 2018

We had a great time with Fabio. He was very patient with us and made sure to show us and to explain everything to us. It was me and my boyfriend and he was very accommodating. The overall trip was amazing. The horses are very...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Sonia K
Reviewed September 10, 2018 via mobile

We spent 6 days with Marvin, riding from Monteverde to Arenal. That was amazing. His horses are so good. The mountains and the forest are very beautiful. We will never forget these vacations. Our two daughters, 11 and 14 years old, appreciated the trip very...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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December 17, 2018|
Response from Marvin A | Property representative |
I'm afraid not.
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June 25, 2018|
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On the All Day Cowboy you cross a river
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