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Rudy's Rancho

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La Caleta, Las Galeras 32000, Dominican Republic
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Horse riding tour

We had an amazing time, an unforgettable experience special bathing the horses at the end of the... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2017
nandaj
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A great way to tour this corner of the Semana peninsula

I took Rudy's half-day tour with my wife and two kids (10 and 8). This tour involves riding from... read more

Reviewed 1 August 2017
Peter Y
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Horseback Riding in Las Galeras, Samana Dominican Republic - Located 500 meters from the nice Grand Paradise beach, Rudy's Rancho offers horseback riding excursions to discover the flamboyant nature and wonderful sea views of Las Galeras. Rudy shares with you his passion for horses and for the Peninsula of Samana, with professionalism and kindness. German, French and English spoken perfectly! ( Information : Las Galeras, Samana is located 6 hours from Punta Cana, 3 hours from Santo Domingo and 5 hours from Puerto Plata and 1.25 Hour from Samana El Catey International Airport. )
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La Caleta, Las Galeras 32000, Dominican Republic
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Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

We had an amazing time, an unforgettable experience special bathing the horses at the end of the excursion, Rudy was such a great company and looked after me and my daughter very well, thank you Rudy for this experience and we will definitely come and...More

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Reviewed 1 August 2017

I took Rudy's half-day tour with my wife and two kids (10 and 8). This tour involves riding from the ranch to a beautiful local beach and back, and spending about an hour and a half at the beach itself for swimming and lunch. You...More

2  Thank Peter Y
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Rudysrancho, Propriétaire at Rudy's Rancho, responded to this reviewResponded 2 September 2017

Hola Peter, Everything is said in your review!! Thanks a lot and see you very soon I hope. Rudy

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Reviewed 17 April 2017

We took our boys, aged 4 and 8 for an hour long ride. They absolutely loved it. One of the guides took them both on a horse as they are too young to ride alone. He was very caring and gentle. The horses all look...More

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Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Since nobody reads the whole thing, I'll give my suggestions first. 10/10 trip if you follow these tips 1) bring a little backpack ( not purse) for reserve water, tissues for bathroom use, or sunblock 2) bring a reserve bathing suit. There are moments by...More

7  Thank Dan K
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Reviewed 29 March 2017

The horses are beautiful and healthy and the route you are taken through of 2 different beaches is stunning. You will not be disappointed. The guide is helpful and can speak 3 languages and welcomes beginners. I visited Las Galeras for 10 weeks this past...More

1  Thank janicemichelleloucks
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Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

My friend Sue, and I met our guide Ezikel, and our Horses Omega, and Pichon, at Rudy's. We had the BEST TIME! Omega & Pichon were gentle, yet ready to pick up the pace whenever asked. Ezikel, was great, patient with my muy Malo espaňeol,...More

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Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

Just spent a week at the Grand Paradise and used Rudy's services multiple times. including horseback riding twice, massages, and an excursion to Rincon beach for 12 of us. Rudy was extremely professional, courteous, friendly and punctual. I would recommend his services to anyone and...More

1  Thank Calis1972
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Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

So much fun! Amazing ride on small roads and galloping on the beach :) The guide was very nice and professional, caring, asking us if we were ok and guiding us to ride properly :) this was one of the nicest memories i will take...More

1  Thank MartinaWest
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Reviewed 26 January 2017

Very nice experience for my family including my daughter 6 years old. Rudy and his cousin are very friendly, knowledgeable and nice persons. We took two trips around Las Galeras village, including La Playta and another beach. Thank you Rudy and your team!

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Rudysrancho, Propriétaire at Rudy's Rancho, responded to this reviewResponded 27 January 2017

Hola Vlad, T and A, thank you for your nice review and photos!! It was a pleasure to ride with you 3. I hope you will come back to meet us and to ride with us another time. Hasta Pronto, Rudy

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Reviewed 23 January 2017

this was a very interesting experience culturally and scenically. we live in the DR but we were able to get in the excursion playa, campo, pueblo, a closer view of the Dominican life. Our guide Ezekiel, (nicest guide ever!!) knew everybody and was very interesting...More

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Rudysrancho, Propriétaire at Rudy's Rancho, responded to this reviewResponded 27 January 2017

Hola! gracias por su comentario. We enjoy to guide, to show and to make discover Las Galeras, and the culture here. Many people realize their dream to have a galop on the tropical beaches, and we feel very happy with this. See you ! Rudy

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Thank to all my friends for the answers!!! Sorry the website was repaired and didn't work for a little time. Now it's ok, and is opened!
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Hola, sorry my website was under repair for a while. now, you can access and see all the prices (voir sur le lien sur ma page trip advisor) I hope to see you again!
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Hola, There is no charge of parking at my ranch, because this is in the nature!!! Hope to meet you soon!
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