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“Indie” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of Rancho Washikemba

Rancho Washikemba
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Owner description: The best horseback riding tours of Bonaire! - Ride&Swim tour: From the ranch over the east coastline to the gorgeous Lagoon bay, where we will swim and play with the horses in the sea. - Kunuku-tour: A tour thru the outback of Bonaire with gorgeous views over the Island (experienced riders only). For beginners only walking gait, for advanced riders trotting and galloping as well. Groups of maximum 5 persons. Time: 2 hours. Price: $ 95,- per person including tax, Insurance and pick-up service. Reservations are necessary. We are able to pick you up from and bring you back to your hotel or cruise ship, but you are of course also welcome to travel to the ranch on your own. In addition, we are able to create complete packages for team building or a family trip, including for example a barbecue.
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“Indie”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 19, 2013 via mobile

My first time riding a horse in some years. It was fabulous. Saw parts of the island from a different perspective. :)

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Eindhoven, The Netherlands
1 review
“Awesome experience!!!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 18, 2013

A week ago we rented two horses at this beautiful ranch, under guidance of one of the owners Bregje. She told us a lot about the area and the history of Bonaire, we rode to a spot were our horses could enter the water and could even swim!! A must do activity if you are on Bonaire and like horses! :)

Visited November 2013
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San Carlos, California, United States
2 reviews
“Riding in Bonaire”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 28, 2013

My 9 yo daughter and I ditched our SCUBA-immersed guys and headed for the hills one morning during our Bonaire. Rancho Washikemba was a great choice! The ride was beautiful and gave us a chance to see the 'surfier' coast, including a dramatic waterspout carved through the coast rock. The horses were sensible and willing to go, and the lagoon swim was very nice! I will come back if we ever return to Bonaire--maybe even for some lessons! Brigje and Marc clearly take good care of both the customers and their horses!

Visited August 2013
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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“Amazing...”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 9, 2013

After a couple of years not jumping on a horse, I have got this great chance to this one on the most beautiful parts of Bonaire, Lagoen area. The owner is extremely supportive, patient and friendly. Horses are beautiful an sweet. After a nice ride we even got swimming with the horses. I highly recommend you to do so if you have the chance go for this amazing experience. Horse back riding and swimming is one of the activities you can not skip during your visit on Bonaire... Discover Bonaire by horse it will be an experience of a life time.

Visited July 2013
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Utrecht, Utrecht, Netherlands
1 review
“If you love horses: it's an amazing experience!!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 18, 2013

I am a real horse lover, and worked a lot with them in my life. But this was the first time swimming in the beautiful blue sea with those amazing animals. It was an amazing experience!!!
The horses are healthy and Bregje takes a good care of them.
So if you are on this Iland, don't forget to swim with a horse at Rancho Washikemba......

Visited June 2013
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