This horseback riding tour provides a wonderful opportunity for beginners to see parts of the magnificent Andean mountains in Ecuador and to become more comfortable with their horses.
After your arrival at the Hostería PapaGayo you recieve riding instructions from our experienced guide so you can get comfortable with the horses. Afterwards we begin a gentle six-hour trek in the surrounding trails and we will stop for a delicious lunch. We will have dinner and a campfire at the Boliche National Park – boasting fantastic views of Cotopaxi – and we will spent the night in the cabinas of the National Park. After dinner we have the opportunity to share and enjoy storys and legends.
On the second day of our tour we will have a hearty breakfast before we continue our horse trek through the highlands of Rumiñahui, passing trough amazing landscapes. On the trek we will stop for lunch and and head back to the Hostería PapaGayo for tea or coffee and cake.
We recommend you rent chaps to protect your legs from either dirt or damage. You can hire them for an extra price of $8 per day, please notify the staff if you wish to rent these. We also supply helmets free of charge.
Gulliver Expeditions is a local operator that organizes Ecuador Tours to travelers that like to experience Unlimited Adventures like climbing to the closest point on earth to the sun in the Chimborazo Volcano or travel along the deepest landscapes in the Amazon Rainforest to the stunning sceneries of the Galapagos Islands.