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Alberto's Horses

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Fantastic horseriding experience

We had an afternoon horseride to the la Fortuna waterfall. On the way there we rode through... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jayne A
London, United Kingdom
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Shorter tour available on request!

Our kids (5 and 6,5 years) really wanted to go riding, but the three hour tour was too long for... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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We have a tour at 8:30 in the morning or at 1:30 in the afternoon. We have the tour to La Fortuna waterfall. The tour consists of a one hour ride through pastures and farmland. Then we venture into the jungle were we cross a river and proceed up the...more
Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had an afternoon horseride to the la Fortuna waterfall. On the way there we rode through beautiful countryside across fields to a small river which we rode through. We then stopped for a fresh coconut juice on the roadside onto the la Fortuna waterfall....More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Jayne A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our kids (5 and 6,5 years) really wanted to go riding, but the three hour tour was too long for them. We stopped by at Alberto and asked if he could arrange something shorter for us and that was no problem. Alberto took the four...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Josef5
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Horseback riding to the falls with “Alberto’s horses” - in La Fortuna - was great! Had nice, gentle horses available for the inexperienced or occasional rider (had other horses for experienced riders) Highly recommend. Good bang for the buck, as it included admission to the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Cindy_and_Alain
Reviewed 10 December 2018 via mobile

We went to Alberto's Horses on 12/9/18. We paid $85. Part of the money ($15) each goes to the waterfall entry. The money from the waterfall supports the community. It was just me and my friend, no others in the group. Alberto met us then...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Lollyl4026
Reviewed 24 November 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed our trail ride with Alberto! It did not matter that it was pouring rain most of the way to the waterfall! The horses were very good and easy to ride for us beginners. And yet we were able to trot a fair...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Dorothee H
Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

We loved our experience with Alberto and his wife, Lauren. The horseback ride, learning about their culture and the meal prepared by Lauren were all fantastic! Highly recommend over riding horses with a hotel or big company operation.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Kristy P
Reviewed 21 October 2018

This was a highlight of a mother-daughter trip to Costa Rica last fall. I was thirteen at the time, and initially I was nervous. I had ridden horses every week when I was younger, but I hadn't been on a horse in three years. However,...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank S H
Reviewed 7 May 2018

Albertos Horse Tours was one of our favorite days in Costa Rica. The experience at the ranch was great -- it has so many animals and is secluded from the town of La Fortuna. The woman and son are a great addition to the experience,...More

Date of experience: April 2018
2  Thank Alyssa631
Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

We are a couple, both 29, with moderate experience horse riding during our childhoods. We were recommended Alberto’s horse tour by our awesome guide, Carlos, at Proyecto Asis - and our experience was so wonderful - my boyfriend said that it was one of the...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank VictoriaBattlay
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Overall I had a nice trip with Alberto. It was fun to meet his family and play with his son and various pets. His wife made grilled chicken that kids loved. The bourses we well taken care of and the trail was nice. Be aware...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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11 March 2018|
Response from WorldVoyager | Reviewed this property |
Sorry - I'm not sure if they do - we had our own rental car and just drove there. A lot of hotels in the area have relationships with the horse tour providers - so ask them if they can arrange a pick-up & drop off for... More
19 November 2017|
Response from Scott B | Reviewed this property |
Easiest way to contact them is via Facebook Messenger. They will confirm availability and give you the PayPal information.