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Rancho Tropical

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Carbonera, Km. 15 South of Puerto Jimenez, Puerto Jimenez 60702, Costa Rica
+506 8868 6481
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Best horse trip ever

Definitely the best guided horse trip I've ever been on! Our guide was superb, the horses were... read more

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Reviewed 4 days ago
anon1724
Horseback riding

My daughter loved it! Riding in the jungle, on the beach, going in the water, jumping over a tree... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Annie L
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Rancho Tropical offers unique and memorable experiences in the nature exploring the typical vegetation, the wildlife diversity and panoramic views. Activities are Horseback Riding, Hiking Excursion, Waterfall Rappelling, Farming Tour, Night Walk and Camping.
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Hours Today: 6:00 am - 8:00 pm
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Carbonera, Km. 15 South of Puerto Jimenez, Puerto Jimenez 60702, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Definitely the best guided horse trip I've ever been on! Our guide was superb, the horses were lively, awesome scenery. Caveat: not for the timid. The horses like to gallop, and we went up and down some pretty steep and muddy ravines.

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CindyBoulanger, Owner at Rancho Tropical, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your nice review! We are happy to read it was your best horse trip ever. We hope to see you back soon.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My daughter loved it! Riding in the jungle, on the beach, going in the water, jumping over a tree, ... she will do it again for sure!

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CindyBoulanger, Owner at Rancho Tropical, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Annie for your great review!! We'd be happy to see you back.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

With a 7 year old kid, we did a first horse riding tour at the beach side and in the forest, saw lots of wild monkeys jumping around in the trees and loved it so much we came back for a second riding tour with...More

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CindyBoulanger, Owner at Rancho Tropical, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your nice review! We are happy you enjoyed your tour. We'd love to see you back!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

One can go horseback riding in Costa Rica at various locations but I think we picked the best! If you find yourself on the Osa Peninsula, which is already the premier CR rainforest area, then go to Rancho Tropical for an awesome experience. Carlos, our...More

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CindyBoulanger, Owner at Rancho Tropical, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Barbara for your great review! We are glad that you had a good time at the ranch. Come back soon!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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Reviewed 10 July 2018

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Reviewed 14 June 2018

We had some beautiful (well taken care of) horses, to take us to the tree climbing and waterfall tour. One of my friends was scared and the guide stayed with her all the time for reassurance. Meanwhile, the other guide trotted away with the more...More

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CindyBoulanger, Owner at Rancho Tropical, responded to this reviewResponded 17 June 2018

Thank you for your great review. We are happy to read you enjoy your Adventures Combo and hope to see you back!

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Reviewed 14 June 2018

Everything about my tour was amazing and I felt very looked after by the guides. I can’t wait to return and see more of the Osa Peninsula with Rachel t everything about my tour was amazing and I felt very looked after by the guides....More

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CindyBoulanger, Owner at Rancho Tropical, responded to this reviewResponded 17 June 2018

Thank you for your nice review! We hope to see you back soon.

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Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

Beautiful riding tour around the forest but what was amazing was how good and knowledgeable the tour guide was! Muy recomendable!

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CindyBoulanger, Owner at Rancho Tropical, responded to this reviewResponded 10 June 2018

Thank you Nelly for your nice review! We are happy you enjoyed your horseback riding tour.

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Reviewed 6 May 2018

Carlos was a wonderful guide! Enjoyed horseback riding on the beach, through the jungle and pastures. Nice family business, would highly recommend!

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CindyBoulanger, Owner at Rancho Tropical, responded to this reviewResponded 6 May 2018

Thank you for your review! We hope to see you back.

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vtbiker
13 December 2017|
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Response from CindyBoulanger | Property representative |
Rancho Tropical is located 1 kilometer from Martina's Buena Esperanza restaurant. When you book a tour, you can ask for a pickup with the horses at Martina's.
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vtbiker
11 December 2017|
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Response from CindyBoulanger | Property representative |
Good morning, if you are staying close enough to walk up to Cabo Matapalo main road entrance, Rancho Tropical guides will meet you there either for a bird watching tour, for a hike in Matapalo area and even with the horses... More
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MIDave_8
22 November 2016|
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Response from CindyBoulanger | Property representative |
We can arrange the transportation for you with a private transport or a taxi. The transportation cost is $30 each way.
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