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Colombia on horseback

I have just returned from a 10 day trip riding with Sally and her Colombian partners: The riding... read more

Reviewed 20 March 2018
UKRachel
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Riding the Andes, Ecuador, Cotopaxi National Park

This was my second ride with Ride Andes in Ecuador. Sally Vergette runs a top notch business with... read more

Reviewed 12 March 2018
marthamdelrio
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Laramie, Wyoming
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Specialist, since 1996. European owned-operated. One or more days horse riding in the Andean Highlands -we have the BEST quality, well cared for horses. Riding on between Haciendas in the stunning scenery of Cotopaxi National Park, Antisana...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Reviewed 20 March 2018

I have just returned from a 10 day trip riding with Sally and her Colombian partners: The riding was great - plentiful and challenging at times (a fast river and a steep gradient - up and down!) and the horses were calm, fit and well-mannered....More

Thank UKRachel
Reviewed 12 March 2018

This was my second ride with Ride Andes in Ecuador. Sally Vergette runs a top notch business with care for every comfort for rider and horse. Her horses are fit and well trained and a pleasure to ride. The rides are scenic, through varied terrain,...More

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Reviewed 12 March 2018

Sally never stops moving. After each rider has been painstakingly matched with a horse, she checks and re-checks the girths on our McClellan saddles (which are covered with a cushy double layer of sheep hide), adjusts bridles and cruppers, and distributes lunch, carefully equaling out...More

Thank Amy N
Reviewed 27 February 2018

My daughter and I had a two day ride after a week in the Galapagos. It was such a beautiful experience! Sally took care of every detail - the horses, the accommodation in Diane and Oswaldo's lovely hacienda; the food (delicious picnics high on the...More

Thank Helen O
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

I spent a week with Ride Andes. The scenery, especially in the Andes was spectacular and the horses were lots of fun. All of the haciendas were extremely comfortable, food was delicious and even some very wet weather did not ruin our trip. Thank you...More

Thank Potch24
Reviewed 16 May 2017

The Andean Adventure ride with Ride Andes was an exceptional experience. Sally, our guide and owner of the company, has chosen a perfect selection of riding locations and accommodations for this ride. The horses were well taken care of and well behaved. The location and...More

Thank Marla B
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Just back from a fantastic 8 days riding in the Zuleta Valley and the Cotopaxi Mational Park with Sally, her assistant Clairy, chagra Patricio and 3 other guests. Simply the best riding adventure I have ever had. Interesting, forward-going and responsive horses, amazing variety of...More

Thank UKRachel
Reviewed 13 November 2016

Our extended family, three from Switzerland and one from California, booked a private horseback tour in northeastern Uruguay in October of 2016 with Sally Vergette, whom we had first met on a horseback tour in Ecuador in December of 2015. Once again we enjoyed our...More

Thank Zueri_Eddy
Reviewed 23 October 2016

We had an AMAzing 3 days of horses, scenery, delicious food, and Ecuadorean flora, fauna, and culture with Sally on our Ride Andes trip. WHAT a delight - everything was taken care of impeccably, in the lowest-key, no-fuss, friendly comfortable way possible. I'm a long-time...More

Thank NellDD
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Stepping out of my life for a minute to spend three months volunteering for Ride Andes was one of the best decisions I ever made! The opportunity to see Ecuador from a different perspective to that of a regular tourist is unparalleled, plus you get...More

Thank Olivia018
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avacadovich
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Response from SallyRideAndes | Property representative |
We have an 85kg weight limit for beginner/novice riders and a slightly higher limit for experienced riders -depending on such factors as the tour booked. please do contact us to discuss. Sally & Team Ride Andes
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