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Review of Chile Off Track

Chile Off Track
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Owner description: Private and/or semi private tours (2-8 pax) for a unique experience! Our tours are tailored to suit the most important person, you! As a Boutique Tour Company we offer day tours around Santiago and customized tours to the Lake District & Patagonia. In the Santiago area we offer a variety of day trips, such as horseback rides, winery tours, cultural & nature tours for the perfect day out! Our tailored tour experiences in Chile will take you off the beaten path! We create unique experiences and lasting memories in this beautiful country.
Useful Information: Bathroom facilities, Activities for older children
Reviewed July 23, 2013

My daughter and I had two wonderful days with Suzanne and Tessa at Chile Off Track. We went on the morning horseback tour where the horses and scenery were amazingly beautiful. We also did the food market tour which I was surprised to find out was my daughter's favorite! We felt like we really got to experience the vibrancy in the city of Santiago. Thank you Suzanne and Tessa!

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Reviewed July 12, 2013

I strongly recommend this 3-hour horseback riding. The horses are very quiet and the landscapes are magnificent. Suzanne is very knowledgeable and shares her passion for this beautiful country. The lunch after the ride was the occasion to enjoy the food and the nice company of the group.
Definitely an experience not to be missed.

Thank Christian G
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Reviewed June 27, 2013

What a great experience for us. From the visits to vineyards, to the Andes to Valpraiso. Excellent wealth of infirmation mixed with Suzy's charm and fun attitude won the day. Plus we had fabulous food and drink. This should be numero uno on the list of things to do in Chile!

Thank Terry V
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Reviewed June 22, 2013 via mobile

All the reviews seemed excellent hence why we booked the winter horseback day tour. Unfortunately communication slipped from both parties as we didnt have much horse riding experience and it made the day quite scary at times. The ride up was easy but down was pretty terrifying at times esp for 2 inexperienced riders ( we did learn afterwards it wasn't the normal route used, and it's usually not as long or as steep as we did). Apart from that Suzie and Arno was good hosts,the scenery was spectacular and it felt like we were the only people in the world having a BBQ in the middle of the Andes!! Pictures don't do it justice.
I would recommend a shorter rider for those less experienced, the horses were very gentle and pack warm + + oh and don't plan to do too much the next day you can be quite sore:-)

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COT13, Owner at Chile Off Track, responded to this reviewResponded June 23, 2013

On the particular day we went for the ride, we heard that our “Arriero” (Chilean horseback guide) had to go to the hospital, so instead his 75 year old fit father stood in and took us up to the Andes!

There has seemed to be a miscommunication between Ismael and his father, so the father did not understand we wanted to be back at a certain time. Instead, he wanted to pleasure our international guests by taking them up to the snow, which was a little higher due to the amount of sun we have received the last few weeks.
Apart from the spectacular views of the snowy Andes that day, the descent was gradual and probably subjective depending if one is fearful of heights. Where one goes up to 3000 meters in the Andes, one also has to come down…

This ride can be easily done by any beginner, as the horses we use are extremely easy to handle. You might be a little stiff indeed after so many hours in the saddle… but that is the price/prize you pay for the breathtaking views of almighty snow-capped Andes, following the trails of the Conquistadores back in the 1500’s….

Anyways, Jodie & Shane did a great job that day!

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Reviewed June 12, 2013

My boyfriend and I took two day trips with Suzanne and Chile Off Track. I recommend using Suzanne and her company for your day trips while in Santiago. The first was a day trip to the wineries. Concha y Toro was on strike (which Suzanne previously told us by email when we were still in the States, which was appreciated) so we did Cousino Macul and Santa Rita. Suzanne picked us up at our hotel right on time. We went to Cusino first, which is a wonderful winery that takes you back in time. Suzanne then took us to a fabulous place for lunch called La Vaquita Echa (and she recommended a delicious meat dish!) and then we went on to Santa Rita. The whole day was what a vacation should be - fun, easy and carefree. The second trip we did with Chile Off Track was to Valpraiso for a day. We actually added this one on after we had such a great winery trip with Suzanne. I highly recommend the Valpraiso trip. Suzanne picked out a great walk for us through the city and we made two stops for coffee and lunch. Both were fantastic places that we probably would not have found but for Suzanne. Booking with Chile Off Track is easy and Suzanne is very responsive. She is also someone you would want to hang out with, which made the trips even more fun. If you use Chile Off Track you will be making a great choice.

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