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Alberto's Horses

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Albertos Horse Tours was one of our favorite days in Costa Rica. The experience at the ranch was... read more

Reviewed 7 May 2018
Alyssa631
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New York City, New York
A perfect day!

We are a couple, both 29, with moderate experience horse riding during our childhoods. We were... read more

Reviewed 21 April 2018
VictoriaBoris
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Playa del Carmen, Mexico
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We have a tour at 8:30 in the morning or at 1:30 in the afternoon. We have the tour to La Fortuna waterfall. The tour consists of a one hour ride through pastures and farmland. Then we venture into the jungle were we cross a river and proceed up the...more
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Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 7 May 2018

Albertos Horse Tours was one of our favorite days in Costa Rica. The experience at the ranch was great -- it has so many animals and is secluded from the town of La Fortuna. The woman and son are a great addition to the experience,...More

2  Thank Alyssa631
Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

We are a couple, both 29, with moderate experience horse riding during our childhoods. We were recommended Alberto’s horse tour by our awesome guide, Carlos, at Proyecto Asis - and our experience was so wonderful - my boyfriend said that it was one of the...More

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Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

Overall I had a nice trip with Alberto. It was fun to meet his family and play with his son and various pets. His wife made grilled chicken that kids loved. The bourses we well taken care of and the trail was nice. Be aware...More

1  Thank dianaz
Reviewed 31 March 2018

This was one of the best things we did whilst in Costa Rica. The tour was really good value for money - it included not only the ride but also fresh coconut water and bottled water on the way, entry to the waterfall, and a...More

2  Thank gracen257
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

We had a great experience yesterday with my family of eight ranging from 5 to 71. The ride goes through a private farm, cow pastures, streams, road. We caught some rain on the way, so be prepared. This is a great way to experience Costa...More

Thank froggio
Reviewed 21 March 2018

Having read all the reviews before going,I was surprised that the experience wasn't better.Alberto spent most of the time on his cell phone instead of being a guide and helping the inexperienced rider in the group.The ride on the main road was long and especially...More

Thank LorenzoD4195
Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

My wife and I booked this horse tour the night before, Lauren was very quick to respond (use Facebook messenger). Pay the deposit via PayPal and bring cash for the balance (they use it to pay the entry fee to La Fortuna Falls) Alberto was...More

Thank frederick_hilliard
Reviewed 15 March 2018

Due to unforeseen circumstances, we had to cancel our trip to Costa Rica. Part of the trip was a half day excursion with Alberto's Horses. I wrote to Lauren, explained our unfortunate situation. Lauren immediately initiated a refund. She also wrote a note, thanking me...More

Thank Arabianwings
Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

Alberto’s horses was a great authentic Costa Rican experience. The people are very nice and invite you right into their home for lunch afterwards which was delicious. The horseback ride was awesome to the falls, in the open fields you can get the horses really...More

Thank Meghan C
Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

This is a must-do if you’re looking to go horseback riding while in La Fortuna. My boyfriend and I went this afternoon and enjoyed every minute of it! Alberto is so friendly and genuinely cares about his horses and the people enjoying his service. After...More

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maianoval
11 March 2018|
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Response from Andrew L | Reviewed this property |
Sorry - I'm not sure if they do - we had our own rental car and just drove there. A lot of hotels in the area have relationships with the horse tour providers - so ask them if they can arrange a pick-up & drop off for... More
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Response from Scott B | Reviewed this property |
Easiest way to contact them is via Facebook Messenger. They will confirm availability and give you the PayPal information.
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