BASED RIDING TOUR
2 DAYS OR MORE
MID OCTOBER TO APRIL
Uruguay - tranquil, unpopulated and with the long-established gaucho culture and pristine coastline, is made for riding
Discover South America’s lesser-known riding paradise astride an excellent local criollo horse. Traversing a surprisingly diverse amount of landscapes packed with natural & cultural interest just as the gauchos have been doing for centuries.
5 DAYS / 4 NIGHTS
Two to five days discovering South America’s lesser-known riding paradise astride an excellent local criollo horse. Traversing a surprisingly diverse amount of landscapes packed with natural & cultural interest just as the gauchos have been doing for centuries.
ITINERARY IN BRIEF
DAY 1 : Arrival on the coast
DAY 2 : Wetlands & Ombu forest
DAY 3 : Cabo Polonio
DAY 4 : Hidden lagoon
Day 5 : Cattlework Gaucho Style
DAY 1 | ARRIVAL & AFTERNOON RIVE
Morning departure from Montevideo, arriving in time for lunch at the ranch. Meet the charming couple who will host you. While the horses graze around you, settle into your accommodation. Time now to get to know your horse and, once comfortable, we head out to the forest then onto the beach.
Dinner & Overnight at the Cabañas.
L, D (approx. 3 hours riding)
FROM US$ 1,200
All the horseback riding and activities as described in the itinerary above (depending on number of nights staying); horse and naturalist bilingual local guide; all meals described in the itinerary (from lunch on day 1 to lunch on final day); accommodation at the Cabañas (private double or twin individual cabin with en suite bathroom).
Transport to and from the Cabañas (options and assistance given); medical insurance (mandatory); personal articles; alcoholic beverages and soft drinks; discretionary tips.
“The guide is the friendliest, most positive and patient person I have come across, with wonderful horses and super friendly animals everywhere. The cabañas are fantastic, very functional, great design and decor...”
RS. One Centre, 5 days tour - Uruguay, March 2020