RIDE ANDES - Ecuador, Colonial Haciendas

BOOK NOW for the next Colonial Haciendas Tour, Ecuador.

13th - 20th June.

 

“Thank you so much for a brilliant ride, all the horses impressed me …The accommodation was excellent, some of the best I have experienced on trips and unfortunately I feel it is going to be a very hard act to follow.” Marilyn, Colonial Haciendas, Ecuador, 2017

RIDE ANDES - February Colonial Haciendas - Last minute availability

We have some last minute availability in Ecuador this February: 

3rd-10th February

Colonial Haciendas, Ecuador.

Riding through stunning Andean scenery between historic country houses with fascinating visits along the way. Including cantering alongside the wild horses that roam the plains of Cotopaxi National Park.

 

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RIDE ANDES - Volcanoes & Vistas, Ecuador - Ride with us in Cotopaxi National Park

“Thank you so much for a really good holiday last week. I enjoyed myself so much, one of the best riding holidays I've been on. I loved your lovely horses and could have spent weeks riding around Cotopaxi national park.” Vivien, October 2017

2018 Volcanoes & Vistas Dates...

17th  January - 27th January      

15th February - 25th February

18th July - 28th July

1st August - 11th August  

26th September- 6th October

5th December - 15th December

RIDE ANDES - LAST MINUTE VOLCANOES & VISTAS TOUR....

9th-19th December - Volcanoes & Vistas

A spectacular horseback riding tour journeying through the best of the Ecuadorian Andes. Stunning scenery, riding over incredibly varied terrain,  traversing the fascinating scenic northern valleys & remote highlands –two very distinct areas of the Andes. We ride down into the cloud forest passing tropical fruits and coffee – a complete change of vegetation. The birdlife is amazing- from tiny hummingbirds to the great Andean Condor. 

‘Very enjoyable thank you. Great variety across the three sections of the ride.’ Tony, December 2016.

RIDE ANDES - Unfortunately we're fully booked over Christmas & New Year - But we would love you to join us on these upcoming rides...

24th November to 7th December 2017 - 

We have a rare space in the diary here for you to choose your own ride depending on riding level & your time frame. 

All types of accommodation available – luxury to mountain inns, gentle to challenging riding Groups with NON RIDERS very welcome – we can provide guides to take non riders mountain biking, bird watching, hiking, walking, on cultural visits…

Contact us for options

‘Thank you so much, I have had a fantastic time in Ecuador, and much of that was down to your care and planning – and of course your fantastic horses’ Anna, December 2016.

RIDE ANDES - Volcanoes & Vistas December tour

9th-19th December

Volcanoes & Vistas, Ecuador

An incredible itinerary with some challenging riding.

Spaces left on this tour, a maximum of 8 riders.

Contact us for more information. 

RIDE ANDES - Last minute September availability - Ecuador

Last minute ECUADOR option,

23rd-30th September,

7 days riding in two stunning areas including riding with the wild horses beneath snow-capped Cotopaxi Volcano.

Please email us for more details.

RIDE ANDES - Ecuador, Upcoming Tours....

As well as private tours we have the following progressive group rides with spaces:

 

14th-24th June 2017 – LAST MINUTE!   Volcanoes & Vistas ride

5th-15th July 2017, Volcanoes & Vistas

29th July-18th August, FULL

6th-16th September 2017, Volcanoes & Vistas

23rd-30th September 2017, Colonial Haciendas

9th-19th December 2017, Volcanoes & Vistas

17th-24th December 2017, Colonial Haciendas new date, open for bookings

RIDE ANDES - NEW DATE!!! Ecuador, Volcanoes & Vistas 9th - 19th December 2017

“A wonderful (maybe prefect) place to ride with beautifully trained horses” Charlotte, USA. 19th May 2017, 6 day Ecuador ride.

NEW DATE! Join us on this ride:

9th-19th December 2017, Volcanoes & Vistas route, 10 days riding through the magnificent Andes, no camping, accommodation in incredible locations.

 

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RIDE ANDES - Visit www.rideandes.com to see upcoming Ecuador tours this June & July

As well as private tours we have the following confirmed progressive group rides with spaces:

 

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3rd-10th June 2017, Colonial Haciendas 

14th-24th June 2017, Volcanoes & Vistas ride

5th-15th July 2017, Volcanoes & Vistas ride

RIDE ANDES - Volcanoes & Vistas, Ecuador - 6th September

A spectacular horseback riding tour journeying through the best of the Ecuadorian Andes... 

6th-16th September 2017

Volcanoes & Vistas tour Ecuador

Stunning scenery, riding over incredibly varied terrain,  traversing the fascinating scenic northern valleys & remote highlands –two very distinct areas of the Andes. We ride down into the cloud forest passing tropical fruits and coffee – a complete change of vegetation. The birdlife is amazing- from tiny hummingbirds to the great Andean Condor. 

Suitable for fit, experienced riders. This horse riding tour Includes a visit to the famous Otavalo market, stays at a working ranch, comfortable cottages in a local village & at a remote hamlet on an Inca trading route. 

“…We rode through awe inspiring scenery, through lush steep forests, rolling grasslands, past blue lakes, snowcapped volcanoes, through century old villages and farms to a picturesque village where time has stood still forever. We were humbled by the hospitality of the locals … Having had the opportunity to ride in many countries, this ride gets a ‘High Five’ recommendation from us.”  K & A, October 2015

RIDE ANDES - Spaces available - 14h June & 5th July - Volcanoes & Vistas - Ecuador

Spaces available

14th-24th June 2017 & 5th-15th July 2017

Volcanoes & Vistas ride

 

Suitable for fit, experienced riders. This horse riding tour Includes a visit to the famous Otavalo market, stays at a working ranch, comfortable cottages in a local village & at a remote hamlet on an Inca trading route. 

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RIDE ANDES - Thanks to Rachel for her recent TripAdvisor review!

“Andean Adventure”

Reviewed 1 week ago

"Just back from a fantastic 8 days riding in the Zuleta Valley and the Cotopaxi National 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 scenery and riding, interesting and varied accommodation, fine food and great company!"

And here's a link to some of our guests' great photos on TripAdvisor

RIDE ANDES - Pedregal, Ecuador in the New York Times places to go in 2017

Riding to a very comfortable Hacienda in Pedregal today when we leave Cotopaxi national park after a day of fast paced riding. Tomorrow we will ride into a hidden valley in the Ruminahui foothills where we often spot condors and wild horses at the cliff base.

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RIDE ANDES - Volcanoes & Vistas

Riding into a hidden Andean Valley yesterday at the end of the 10 day Volcanoes & Vistas tour here in Ecuador, having ridden through a huge variety of areas, including into the cloud forest.

"I had a great time in Ecuador and enjoyed very much the variety of landscape, terrain, accommodations, food and horses!" Sandra, 6 December 2017, V&V tour, Ecuador.

Volcanoes & Vistas - 21st-31st January 2017 spaces available

Also tours with spaces available later in the year. Dates are available here

RIDE ANDES - Volcanoes & Vistas update

The 27th November - 7th December Volcanoes & Vistas tour is now full. Perhaps you can join us on this fabulous ride on January 21st or February 18th or after June? 

The 21st - 31st of January ride has one female rider willing to share with another female rider, so there will be no single supplement to pay. Please contact us for more details. 

RIDE ANDES - Space available January Volcanoes & Vistas Tour - incl. no single supplement

21st - 31st January 2017

Volcanoes and Vistas Ecuador ride

If you think you're going to be sick of the cold mornings and dark nights by January, come and join us in the Southern hemisphere! We have some spaces left for the 21st January Volcanoes & Vistas horse riding tour, including one place without a single supplement fee - please contact us for details. 

RIDE ANDES - Upcoming tours: BOOK NOW !!!

Volcanoes & Vistas, Ecuador    -    21st-31st January 2017

Andean Adventure, Ecuador   -     4th-11th February 2017