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Monteverde Horseback Riding Tour
Costa Rica is home to a large variety of wildlife, mostly due to its geographic location between the North and South American continents. a neotropical climate and many different habitats. Monteverde is part of the rare "Cloud Forest" ecosystem, home to an incredible number of plant and animal species. In Monteverde, Costa Rica alone, there are approximately 2,500 plant species with 750 tree species, 400 orchid species (the largest variety of orchid species in a single place), over 100 species of mammals and 400 different species of birds.
Exploring the area on horseback is the ideal way to get close to this amazingly rich biodiversity. Peacefully riding along the many trails and spotting monkeys and rare birds, such as the strikingly colored Quetzal will give you many lasting memories and photo opportunities to share with your family and friends at home.
As with all the "hand-picked" tours we offer on our website, our Monteverde adventures are the highest-rated and most fun tours in the area. This premium Monteverde Costa Rica horseback riding tour lasts approximately 1.5 to 2 hours, giving you the opportunity to explore this magnificent area and plan the rest of your day for another adventure, or rest in one of the romantic cabins letting your impressions of the day settle in. All of our horseback riding guides are skilled horse trainers that grew up in Monteverde and have excellent knowledge of the many roads and trails in the area. All guides are well educated in the Monteverde’s rich biodiversity and enjoy pointing out plants and wildlife to their guests. Aside from the spectacular flora and fauna, your tour guide will share his knowledge of the area's history, local culture and traditions, as he is guiding you along some of the most breathtaking trails in all of Costa Rica.
Our commitment to safety is second to none and starts with the immaculate care for the health and happiness of our horses. Before the start of your trek into the Monteverde wilderness, your professional guide will give you a detailed safety briefing. We also ensure that all riders wear a well-fitting helmet and are provided with horse that fits their skill level. We welcome riders of all skill levels with a minimum age of 6 years and up and match your mount accordingly.
- Price - $40 per person (Adults & Children)
- Small Group tour
- Duration - 2 hours
- Available all week
- Available times - between 9:00am - 4:45pm
- Free hotel pick-up from Monteverde and Santa Elena
WHAT'S NOT INCLUDED
WHAT TO BRING
- Comfortable and adequate clothing to protect yourself from the sun and thus avoid the use of sunscreen. Creams (even biodegradable ones) are polluting and for that reason we do not promote their use
- Sun glasses
- Cap or hat
- A reusable bottle to fill with water during the day
- Cash for tips and souvenirs
Please read our Tour Cancelation Policy before booking our tours.
TOUR CANCELATION POLICY
Tao Travel 365 strives to deliver the best possible customer experience. If at any point you have a question or concern about our service, please call us by phone at +1 (805) 826-3657 or email us at email@example.com.
The following cancellation policy applies only for Day Tours (DOES NOT apply for Multi-Day Tours).
Due to the nature of our business, the logistics involved with organizing tours and the high reservation demand following refund policies apply:
- 100% refund less credit card processing fees will only be granted if booked via our website www.taotravel365.tours AND if canceled more than 7 days before the start of the tour.
- 50% refund less credit card processing fees will be granted for cancellations received less than 7 days AND more than 48 hours before the tour start date.
- No refund will be granted for cancelations received less than 48 hours before the tour start date.
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For all bookings made via outside portals such as, but not limited to Viator, Expedia, Airbnb, please refer and adhere to the respective cancellation policy of the portal that you booked with.
If you are unable to realize the reservation, contact us as soon as possible and we will try to arrange and reschedule the same or different tour for you.
If you are not at the designated meeting point by the time of your scheduled reservation or pick up, Tao Travel 365 reserves the right not to provide a refund. However, we will always try our best to locate you at the meeting point and call your WhatsApp number, if one was provided. After all, we want you to participate in our tour and have fun. That is our goal!
CANCELED OR POSTPONED TOURS
Occasionally, tours are canceled or postponed due to weather or ocean conditions, mechanical failure, or other unforeseen events. Should this occur, we will attempt to contact you about the cancellations and to inform you of refund or exchange procedures for that tour. For exact instructions on any canceled or postponed tour, please contact us. In the case of a cancellation of your tour by Tao Travel 365, we will refund your tour or schedule you for another tour, as detailed below.
All sales are final. No refunds are available unless a tour is canceled or postponed, or we are given 48 hours advance noticed whereby a 50 percent refund will be awarded. We will offer refunds of the full face value of the tour(s) that are canceled or postponed (or, if a discounted tour, then instead the discounted tour price paid). No refunds are offered on any service, payment processing or convenience fees. To receive a refund for a canceled or postponed tour, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org within 3 days of the tour cancellation and write "refund" in the subject line. Instructions will be provided in order to obtain your refund.
No tour exchanges are offered by Tao Travel 365. While in some extreme cases we may offer this service (such as a cancellation by Tao Travel 365), it is not guaranteed and often impossible. Contact us directly by phone at +1 (805) 826-3657 or by email at email@example.com to inquire about tour exchanges. Fees may apply.