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  • Excellent16%
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  • Poor16%
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4 weeks ago
“Fun activity!”
9 Oct 2018
“Very Sad for the Horses”
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River Street, Helen, GA 30545
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+1 706-892-8134
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I did the carriage ride with "Dillon", a gorgeous gray. It was great to experience Helen at a slower, quieter pace. All the horses we saw were well cared for. I would recommend this to anyone!

Thank Sarah R
Reviewed 10 October 2018

Nothing fun about this for the horses! Today it was about 85 degrees and I observed the horses pulling heavy loads around in the hot streets no shade, no water, no rest and cars zooming past them. One particular horse with bones protruding could hardly...More

Thank Escape34120
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

it's a short ride but only 10 per person. our horse was beautiful well taken care of. the young girl who done our tour loved her horse. she braids her hair puts flowers on her. simply beautiful. was short and sweet but enough to enjoy...More

Thank Amanda M
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

If you participate in these carriage rides you are encouraging animal cruelty! I asked the drivers myself how often the horses are changed out and was told 8 hours straight- in July! There are no breaks in between and no shade! The streets are hot...More

Thank Vanessaislandgirl
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

The ride is short, just around the block, but worth it. The horses were well cared for, and were alert and comfortable with ears forward. Most horse rides have horses in stressed conditions, dull eyed and ears laid back. These seemed happy and healthy. The...More

Thank j M
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

We paid 30 dollars for my husband, my daughter, and myself to go for a carriage ride. It was probably our fault to assume it would be like a tour rather than just the chance to ride in the carriage for 10 -15 minutes. Unfortunately...More

9  Thank J R
Reviewed 24 November 2016

Affordable quick carriage ride ($20 per couple), blankets provided for cold weather, courteous driver. Provided you with a few treats for horse when done. Located right in town.

Thank loren y
Reviewed 30 June 2016

Enjoyed a ride with my husband, his Brother and his wife. The carriage was big and very comfortable. Tom the horse was very sweet and we were given carrots to feed him after the ride! It's very reasonable $10.00 for adults and $5.00 for children....More

1  Thank Janet F
Reviewed 17 June 2016

Don't jump on without asking the route and price.. It's a stupid route, you go through the "strip" then around a block basically, for $10 PER Person... What a waste, basically a ten minute ride! The person driving the carriage was rude and not talkative...More

5  Thank Parrothead734
Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

My kids wanted to ride. We paid thirty dollars for the four of us for a ride up a residential street like two blocks and back down the road we'd walked up to get there in the midst of Saturday evening traffic. The driver gave...More

6  Thank chelelosgirl
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