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Horseback Riding and Cotopaxi National Park Private Tour

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  • 1
    Ecuador Best Tours
    Stop: 5 minutes -
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    Pass by Mercado Central
  • 2
    Tierra del Volcan
    Stop: 20 minutes - Admission included
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  • 3
    Tierra del Volcan
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission included
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    Cotopaxi National Park
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission included
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Traveler pickup is offered
    Pick up will be done at 7:00 a.m. from your chosen hotel or address, within Quito's district.
    Departure Time
    7:00 AM
    • Private transport
    • Certified naturalist English speaking guide
    • Mentioned itinerary and visits
    • Box lunch
    • Native guide
    • Horses
    • Safety equipment
    • Entry/Admission - Tierra del Volcan
    • Entry/Admission - Cotopaxi National Park
    • Extra drinks
    • Extra expenses
    • IVA (only Ecuadorians)
    • Not specified visits
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • 10 C° - 18 C° / 50 F° - 64,4 F
    • It is responsibility of every traveler that he/she is adequately insured against personal accidents and medical expenses during his/her trip to Ecuador, as well as having travel cancellation and baggage insurance to protect him/her.
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Not recommended for travelers with back problems
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • Passengers must weight below 190 pounds due to the carrying capacity of the horses.
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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    Today’s trip with Luis was happily the most unforgettable part of our trip to Ecuador. His easy-going humor and knowledge of the Quito and the nearby volcanic range made the journey to, around, and up Cotopaxi enjoyable. He offered history lessons, biology lessons, personal
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    Response from luisaQ5105PM, Director Comercial at Horseback Riding and Cotopaxi National Park Private Tour
    Responded 20 May 2019
    Dear guest, Your review and description of your personal experience is absolutely incredible! Thank you very much for being that especific, and share with future travelers your once in a life-time adventure! Cotopaxi is amazing, and it is something that travelers in Ecuador must see during their stay in Quito. Thank you very much for your valuable comments about our quality services!! Your Ecuadorian friends, EBT,
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    My girlfriend and I had the best time with Luis Albuja Salgado on our private tour. The price was more than we would ordinarily spend on a tour, but it was worth so much more. Luis picked us up promptly in a private car, and was very friendly, spoke perfect English, and knows
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    Response from luisaQ5105PM, Director Comercial at Horseback Riding and Cotopaxi National Park Private Tour
    Responded 20 May 2019
    Dear guest, We are absolutely overwhelmed about the very nice reviews about our tour guide, the last few days. We agree with you, the tour is incredible and definitely is one of our specialties! Thank you very much for your helpful review for future travelers!! Your Ecuadorian friends, EBT,
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    Me and a friend booked this tour expecting not much besides a great view from a horse, but we got so much more. Luis was amazing and made the whole day so fun. The horses was calm and very kind. They were easy to control. The views was amazing and we got some great pictures. I
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    Response from luisaQ5105PM, Director Comercial at Horseback Riding and Cotopaxi National Park Private Tour
    Responded 1 May 2019
    Dear guest, Thank you very much for having used our services. We love to know you liked very much your tour in Horseback, at Cotopaxi National Park..! Hopefully someday we will see you again to explore more this beautiful country. Your friends, EBT
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    While we had zero experience on horseback riding; Luis helped to make us feel more comfortable. He also photographed my son (19) and I - so we had such great photos of the fabulous day. The horses are very well cared for; the views were breathtaking all day. The ponchos and
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    Response from Gabriela R, Gerente at Horseback Riding and Cotopaxi National Park Private Tour
    Responded 26 Jan 2019
    Thank you so much for your honesty! We are glad to know you enjoyed your day with our loyal horses. Our tour guide also enjoyed that day with both of you, and we also hope to repeat that fabulous day in the near future... Take care, and enjoy life as you perfectly know how to do it. Your Ecuadorian friends,
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    Incredibly low price when booked from The Secret Garden. The guide gave minimal instruction on how to ride, but the horses were well behaved and seemed well cared for. Awesome views of the Cotapaxi valley and mountain.
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    Response from Gabriela R, Gerente at Horseback Riding and Cotopaxi National Park Private Tour
    Responded 25 Oct 2018
    Thank you! We agree with you about our prices for our high quality day trips and multi-days tours! We simply offer value for your money... We are glad to know you liked your adventure in Cotopaxi, and we hope to see you again to share more life experiences. Kind regards,
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    About the operator
    By: Ecuador Best Tours
    210 reviews
    Certificate of Excellence
    Absolutely Fantastic!
    This tour was a real treat and I could not have asked for a better guide! Luis is extremely knowledgeable about
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    Debbie B
    Epsom, United Kingdom
    Great trip for a clear day
    Our guide Hugo was excellent and very knowledgable and suggested the cable car first early morning whilst clear
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    Orlando, Florida
    Amazing vacation with Luis Salgado (private tour)
    I found this company thru TripAdvisor and google searches. I contacted them and Luis got back to me right away. I
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    West New York, New Jersey
    Wow, excellent vacation spot if you love extreme sport or just enjoying the town, get a masage at one of many spa
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    Cindy A
    Excellent time with Wilson!
    We arranged a guided trip to Baños and Wilson drove us there and personalized the trip to our liking and was very
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    Cotopaxi and Inca Ruins
    Luis was very knowledgeable about both the Ecuador culture, history, geology and wildlife. He paced the entire day
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    Old Town and Teleferico
    Luis did an amazing job! He was informative and entertaining. We learned a great deal about the Old Town and
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    Perfect Day
    I only had 1 full day in Quito, and I wanted to do 3 main things. The Teleferiqo, the Intinan Museum, and the
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    Luis was our guide. He was prompt at all communications before hand as well as for our hotel pick up. He did a
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    Quito, Ecuador
    Hot springs and humming birds
    4 of us had a private trip with Luis. This turned out to be so much more than described. Luis, who runs the
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    Los Angeles, California
    Michael is a superb tour guide
    I contacted Luis for a private tour and I requested a brief tour since I only had 3 hours. We agreed on a time and
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    Carly L
    Great guide
    Luis made this one of the highlights of our trip. We ended up with very bad weather on Cotopaxi to the point where
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    Riobamba, Ecuador
    Great service
    The tour was excellent, we had a group of 14 people and our guide arrived to the hotel on time, the guidance was
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    Market Weighton, United Kingdom
    Mindo cloud forest day trip
    Our guide Luis was fantastic. We were really interested in seeing wildlife & the forest, & so he was happy to gear
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    Washington DC, District of Columbia
    Wonderful Day with Luis from EBT at Reserva Ecológica Antisana
    My family and I spent the day with Luis in and around Reserva Ecológica Antisana to see Andean Condors. We saw
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