Horseback Adventure: Rivers & Rainforest

Horseback Adventure: Rivers & Rainforest

Horseback Adventure: Rivers & Rainforest

The best tour you can take during your visit to Puntarenas, Costa Rica. Come with us and enjoy our exclusive and unique tour with a professional naturalist tour guide, who will explain you the most important aspects of the Central Pacific Coast and will show you the rich wildlife of this fascinating region. The highlight of the tour: Enjoy the best Horseback Riding Tour in the area and explore the rainforest and rivers by horse.

Your breath-taking, adventure begins with a relaxing drive through the wonderful Costa Rican countryside on an air-conditioned transportation for up to 20 passengers due we operate small groups in order to provide a professional and personalized service. Your guide will point out many sights of interest including mango, sugar and citrus plantations, diverse fruit stands and rural farming communities. You will be heading to Herradura Bay until arrives to our private reserve, about 1 hour drive from the pier. Upon arrival to our beautiful property, you will have some free time for use restrooms and explore the surroundings before to get set-up with the special equipment for horseback ride adventure.

Our Horseback Riding Tour is perhaps one of the best ways to discover the wonders of the rainforest; we have some of the best kept and gentle horses and views in the area, come and discover nature at its best in our private, exclusive 80-acre property, where you will also enjoy pristine rainforest and crystalline rivers.

Once we equip you, we will take you along some Costa Rican farms, you will then start to enter the more dense rainforest, along the way your bilingual guide will explain to you the wonders of nature. After a relaxing stop at the lookout spot, you will then return to base. Along the way you may be able to spot some great wildlife such as: Toucans, Scarlet Macaws and White Faced Monkeys. The horseback ride expedition takes about 2 hours.

After the adventure, you will enjoy some fresh tropical fruits and cold water. Continuing our tour, you will be heading to Tarcoles River, where from the bridge you will be able to admire many and huge American Crocodiles. During this short stop, you can take pictures of them. Curiously at this point is easy to find as many as 20 or 40 crocodiles every day. 10 minutes later and continuing our tour, you will visit El Jardin Souvenir Store & Restaurant. This is beautiful souvenir’s store and Art Gallery with excellent products. At this place, free time is allowed for shopping and has lunch at the restaurant, where delicious typical and international dishes are offered for an excellent price. You can taste the typical dish of Costa Rica, “El Casado” a plate that combine rice, beans, vegetables, fried plantain and a meat of your selection (chicken, steak, fish) for an affordable price of . (Lunch is not included in the tour’s rate). Returning to the pier, before the drop off, a City Tour is included.

Please note: Participants must be 10 years of age and a maximum of 65 years old. Maximum weight is 230lbs. Guest with back/neck injuries or pregnant women may not participate in the tour. Guests under the age to 18 must be accompanied by an adult.

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Hours: 6-7

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  • Transportation
  • Naturalist tour guide
  • Zipline equipment
  • Snack & drink


Remember to bring your camera. Note: Minimum age for participation is 10 years old. Maximum weight is 250 pounds. Guests should consider their physical fitness level and medical history when determining whether this tour is appropriate. Guests with pre-existing knee and/or shoulder injuries, cardiac conditions, other heart or respiratory conditions or any other medical condition should take particular caution when selecting a tour. Guests who have concerns should consult with their personal physician before engaging in any activity that may be strenuous for them.

Departure Location

At the cruise ship pier. The specific meeting location at the pier will be listed in your confirmation email and voucher for this shore excursion. See the 'Redemption and Voucher Details' section below.

Redemption and Voucher Details

  1. After you complete your booking, your credit card will be charged and our expert Shore Excursion Concierge agents will 'hand'-review your shore excursion selections against your cruise itinerary to confirm compatibility. Your credit card statement will list the merchant for the charges as Port Promo Cruise Tours.
  2. You will receive an email within 72 hours of booking from which confirms your booking and contains the vouchers required for your shore excursions. Please print these vouchers and bring them with you on your cruise. You will be required to turn the voucher(s) in to the corresponding shore excursion supplier(s). The vouchers feature information regarding how to meet up with the tour leader upon arrival to a port and other important details.
  3. Your tour is completely refundable if your ship is unable to get into port or due to weather cancellations. See our terms and conditions for complete details.
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