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Ride Andes

#22 of 77 Outdoor Activities in Quito Features Animals
Quito, Ecuador
+593 99 973 8221
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Great trip.

I spent a week with Ride Andes. The scenery, especially in the Andes was spectacular and the horses... read more

Reviewed 24 May 2017
Potch24
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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Awesome Andean Adventure!

The Andean Adventure ride with Ride Andes was an exceptional experience. Sally, our guide and owner... read more

Reviewed 16 May 2017
Marla B
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Specialist, since 1996. European owned-operated. One or more days horse riding in the Andean Highlands -we have the BEST quality, well cared for horses. Riding on between Haciendas in the stunning scenery of Cotopaxi National Park, Antisana foothills & Otavalo area (can include Otavalo market visit). Full range of route & accommodation options.We cater for all levels of riding ability (different itinerary options): advanced riders, families, children & mixed groups of riders and 'non' riders. Instruction given if desired. Helmets, half chaps, ponchos, saddlebags provided. Very safety conscious.Volunteer options also available. Sally
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Quito, Ecuador
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Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

I spent a week with Ride Andes. The scenery, especially in the Andes was spectacular and the horses were lots of fun. All of the haciendas were extremely comfortable, food was delicious and even some very wet weather did not ruin our trip. Thank you...More

Thank Potch24
Reviewed 16 May 2017

The Andean Adventure ride with Ride Andes was an exceptional experience. Sally, our guide and owner of the company, has chosen a perfect selection of riding locations and accommodations for this ride. The horses were well taken care of and well behaved. The location and...More

Thank Marla B
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Just back from a fantastic 8 days riding in the Zuleta Valley and the Cotopaxi Mational Park with Sally, her assistant Clairy, chagra Patricio and 3 other guests. Simply the best riding adventure I have ever had. Interesting, forward-going and responsive horses, amazing variety of...More

Thank UKRachel
Reviewed 13 November 2016

Our extended family, three from Switzerland and one from California, booked a private horseback tour in northeastern Uruguay in October of 2016 with Sally Vergette, whom we had first met on a horseback tour in Ecuador in December of 2015. Once again we enjoyed our...More

Thank Zueri_Eddy
Reviewed 24 October 2016

We had an AMAzing 3 days of horses, scenery, delicious food, and Ecuadorean flora, fauna, and culture with Sally on our Ride Andes trip. WHAT a delight - everything was taken care of impeccably, in the lowest-key, no-fuss, friendly comfortable way possible. I'm a long-time...More

Thank NellDD
Reviewed 23 October 2016

Stepping out of my life for a minute to spend three months volunteering for Ride Andes was one of the best decisions I ever made! The opportunity to see Ecuador from a different perspective to that of a regular tourist is unparalleled, plus you get...More

Thank Olivia018
Reviewed 16 October 2016

I had a fantastic experience with Ride Andes! Sally and the team really looked after me and the horses were great, all forward going but well behaved so I was able to enjoy the scenery with no stress (Erik and Tostado became favourites!). I started...More

Thank Michelle H
SallyRideAndes, Owner at Ride Andes, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2016

Thank you so much for posting a review. We have received lots and lots of emails with excellent reviews all year but unfortunately people do not post reviews on Trip Advisor.

Reviewed 8 August 2014

What a great day! I am a high school teacher and I took a group of students on an educational tour to see people and cultures of Ecuador. Our last day we had free time for an excursion so after a bit of research I...More

4  Thank Tanja D
Reviewed 25 February 2014

My review of Ride Andes is long overdue, but due to a recent negative experience riding in Patagonia, I feel compelled to vouch for a company which is doing such an excellent job. I am a lifelong horse enthusiast, I have ridden for over 20...More

1  Thank Kelly131987
Reviewed 1 October 2013

We had a 7 day ride through the magnificent scenery of the Cotopaxi National Park in a group of 6, staying in a range of different haciendas. Horses were reliable, incredibly sure-footed, well schooled and good natured. Our guides, Sally, Cesar and Xavier were all...More

1  Thank ClaireHerts
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avacadovich
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Response from SallyRideAndes | Property representative |
We have an 85kg weight limit for beginner/novice riders and a slightly higher limit for experienced riders -depending on such factors as the tour booked. please do contact us to discuss. Sally & Team Ride Andes
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