Enjoy of a thrilling horseback riding experience in the Cotopaxi National Park and have a spectacular view of the Andes Mountains. This private full-day tour from Quito includes a 3-hour horseback adventure, lunch in a nice hacienda in from of the volcano and is suitable for all abilities, including complete beginners.
This tour starts with an early morning pick up from your Quito hotel and an around 1.5-hour drive into the Cotopaxi National Park. Arrive at the ranch around 9:30 am and enjoy a cup of tea or coffee as your instructor takes you through the safety briefing. After being paired with a suitable horse, mount up and spend some time learning the basic controls. Once you feel comfortable, set out on a 3-hour trail ride in the Andes mountains, riding through the foothills of the mighty Cotopaxi Volcano. (Salitre - Pucará - Sitio arqueológico) Rides are tailored to the level of your group so beginner riders can soak up the scenery at a steady pace, while more experienced riders will have chance to gallop across the mountain plains. Lunch in the hacienda. Back in Quito, your tour ends with drop-off at your hotel.