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Amazing time.

This place was amazing for my boyfriend and I. We vacationed in Puerta Plata for 2 weeks, and this... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2016
Josephine D
Must do in Cabarete

Leslie and her crew rescues horses and take great care of them. Awesome experience and her driver... read more

Reviewed 5 January 2016
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8 Aug 2016
“Amazing time.”
5 Jan 2016
“Must do in Cabarete”
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Wise Mountain Retreat offers a unique opportunity to explore the tropics of the Dominican Republic. Our trail riding company has been offering horse tours for 28 years. We are one of the oldest in the country. Our horses are healthy and well cared...more
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Trujillo, Puerto Plata 57000, Dominican Republic
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Reviewed 9 August 2016

This place was amazing for my boyfriend and I. We vacationed in Puerta Plata for 2 weeks, and this was one of the best things we did there. I loved the horses, they all had their stories. The place is set on the beautiful mountains...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Josephine D
Reviewed 5 January 2016 via mobile

Leslie and her crew rescues horses and take great care of them. Awesome experience and her driver picks up guests from hotels which is great.

Date of experience: January 2016
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Reviewed 22 July 2015

We had a 1/2 day riding trip which was lovely. My daughter and I were on a surf trip and signed up for horseback riding. The ranch is a work in progress and very much a life restorer to the horses. The story behind the...More

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank NJKateM
Reviewed 22 March 2015

Our horseback riding excursion was everything we could have asked for. The guides were incredibly friendly and we had so much fun walking, trotting, and running through picturesque villages, farmland, and jungle. Although my mom hadn't been on a horse in 40 years, within half...More

Date of experience: March 2015
Thank Kelly P
Reviewed 28 February 2015

This is our second trip to the ranch...and it just keeps getting better..... Leslie the owner greeted up with open arms on our arrival almost making you feel like family. The Horses are looking good well fed and in great shape. WE took the full...More

Date of experience: February 2015
Thank 361David
Reviewed 9 February 2015

My Husband and I did the full day tour - everything was wonderful - was so peacefully on the property. We are pretty basic riders the horses and pace was set to our level. Guides were awesome gave us tons of information of the towns...More

Date of experience: February 2015
Thank jhauck6
Reviewed 7 January 2015

My husband amd me are very very very beginners! It was a really great adventuretrip riding through stonefields, dschungle and riverbeds! It wouldn't be possible in Germany! We liked it very much! Thank you for this unforgettable trip! Andrea und Gerd Hausmann

Date of experience: December 2014
Thank Andrea H
WiseMountianRetreat, Owner at Wise Mountain Retreat, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2015

We're really glad you enjoyed your horse ride trip with us. It was lovely to meet you. Hopefully see you again.

Reviewed 30 December 2014

This was a special way to Christmas morning. The surroundings are breathtaking and unlike any other horseback riding tour we have been on. We felt like we had a much better understanding of Dominican life after riding through the towns and countryside. The river was...More

Date of experience: December 2014
Thank scario_canada
WiseMountianRetreat, Owner at Wise Mountain Retreat, responded to this reviewResponded 14 January 2015

We're so pleased you enjoyed spending Christmas day with us, the horses, the dogs and the cats! It was a beautiful day. Come back and visit soon.

Reviewed 21 November 2014

I liked everything here, horse riding was great, river crossing etc., You certainly can feel connection with the nature here! I wanna do it once more.

Date of experience: November 2014
Thank michael_ph_88
Reviewed 20 November 2014 via mobile

As a professional rodeo cowboy in Canada. And dedicated horseman travelling. To the dominican for the sole basis of riding. I was extremely pleased with this facility. Basic equine health was right to par. The guide on my private tour showed me places. Due to...More

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