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Maria's Happy Horses

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Calle Miguel Cardenas | Isla de la Piedra/Mazatlan, Isla de la Piedra 82000, Mexico
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An amazing excursion for cruise passengers, without being herded around like cattle!

I'm so glad that I discovered Maria's Happy Horses from reading a forum for cruise passengers. We... read more

Reviewed 20 April 2018
CineGraphic
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Atlanta, Georgia
Awesome Experience!

One of our cruise stops was Mazatlan and I wanted to find a great excursion to book on my own that... read more

Reviewed 13 March 2018
BobMaj
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Humble, Texas
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Calle Miguel Cardenas | Isla de la Piedra/Mazatlan, Isla de la Piedra 82000, Mexico
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"own pace"
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"water taxi"
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"horseback riding"
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"cruise terminal"
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"boat ride"
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Reviewed 20 April 2018

I'm so glad that I discovered Maria's Happy Horses from reading a forum for cruise passengers. We were on the Ruby Princess for a Mexican Riviera cruise which stopped in Mazatlan on my wife's birthday, so I really wanted to do something special for her....More

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Reviewed 13 March 2018

One of our cruise stops was Mazatlan and I wanted to find a great excursion to book on my own that was reasonably priced. When I saw the reviews for Maria's Happy Horses I immediately booked. There were no surprises. Sophie met us and followed...More

1  Thank BobMaj
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Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

After reading reviews, my dad and I decided to go with Maria’s Happy horses for our day in port at Mazatlan. For a very affordable price, included in the excursion was transportation from the ship port there and back (two short car taxis and a...More

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Reviewed 3 March 2018

I booked with Maria's Happy Horses due to the reviews and was not disappointed. Sophie met us at the cruise port as explained in our email that we received when we booked. She had a taxi arranged and called them to come to pick us...More

2  Thank alwweb
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Reviewed 24 February 2018

We booked with Maria's Happy Horses and saved a bundle from what the ship offered. Not only that but she keeps the group smaller, we had about 12, and allows you to ride at your experience level. So if you want to truely ride rather...More

1  Thank robynhelton815
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Reviewed 19 February 2018

I have gone horseback riding on every vacation around the world. I am a fairly seasoned rider but due to work and life I'm not able to ride as much as I'd like so I always going riding on my vacations, about 3-4 times a...More

1  Thank Terri D
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Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

I am a very experienced rider. I’ve ridden western and English, through the mountains of Spain and at other competitive horse shows. I’ve ridden sassy Fjords, hyper Arabian ponies and quiet Friesians. This ride was the best ride I’ve ever been on and the horses...More

1  Thank Efyshum
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Reviewed 30 December 2017

Oh my goodness, this place answers your inquiries right away, is reasonably priced, the directions to get there were spot on. The horses were not dull, skinny, sad, nor overworked . They were so light in the mouth and so much fun to ride. Sophie...More

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Reviewed 4 June 2017

My girlfriend, my twin 8 year old boys and I booked with Sophie. Talk about awesome!! Sophie, Maria and all the staff were fabulous. My boys had a great time riding by themselves and this was their first time booking. I was very nervous, as...More

1  Thank KandKBoogie
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Reviewed 16 May 2017

I sent an e-mail through their website and got a response to verify our date. When date got closer, received an e-mail telling us what time to meet and where since we went there on a cruise. My husband and I came out of the...More

1  Thank FunVacation2
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VancouverTraveller1
20 March 2017|
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Response from mariashappyhorses |
Hello, thanks for your interest. To book a horseback ride, you need to contact us directly on our website (sorry i cannot put the link here, but just look for maria's happy horses on google). Sure, we can go for 2 hours ride... More
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