Private Horseback Riding at Cotopaxi Volcano from Quito
This day tour is designed specially for people who would like to go for a short horse back riding experience in the Andes. This ranch is about 1,5 2 hours south of Quito inside the Cotopaxi National Park. The tours are for beginners or experienced riders. For every riding level and age we have suitable horses. You will never forget these stunning landscapes full of wild horses, wild birds, foxes and sometimes even an Andean condor!
This horseback riding trip is the most popular of all horseback riding tours in Ecuador and the experience of riding inside the National Park of Cotopaxi next to a volcano of 5.897m without roads is indescribable!
07:00am Pick-up at hotel in Quito and start driving to the ranch, you will be passing through the beautiful valley of volcanoes, and will be able to see two or three of them, in a clear day.
09:00-09:30am A short break with coffee or tea at the Hacienda in the Cotopaxi National Park. Surrounded by beautiful landscape.
09:30-11:30am Horseback ride in the Cotopaxi National Park.Here you can enjoy the beautiful landscapes of the National Park Cotopaxi. You will have a stunning view full of wild horses! The tours are for beginners and experienced riders. You will ride into the beautiful national park at 3.800m above sea level. The ride takes you to the wild horses, wolves, eagles and other birds, while your guide will explain you about the flora and fauna of the place
12:00-1:30pm Optional lunch (not included), there are local lunch menus available for 4 USD or you can lunch at the hacienda for 17 USD (menu with starter, main dish and desert)
4:00pm Back in Quito, drop off in your hotel in the Quito metropolitan area