HORSEBACK RIDING

Horseback riding in the Andes is one of the most beautiful and relaxing activities available in Huaraz. It is the perfect trip after you have just finished a big trek or climb and want to relax while still enjoying the spectacular beauty of your surroundings. It is also good for new arrivals who are not yet acclimatized to the high altitude.

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HORSEBACK RIDING - Option 1: Huaraz – Yungar – Cordillera Negra – Huaraz

We pick you up in your hotel and drive to the village of Yungar, where we get on the horses. We ride all the way up to a beautiful viewpoint in the Cordillera Negra. We pass traditional Andean villages and enjoy stunning views of the Cordillera Blanca. Finally we get back to Yungar to leave the horses and take our transport to Huaraz.

Trip duration: 4 - 5 hs.

HORSEBACK RIDING - Option 2: Huaraz – Santa Cruz – Wilkacocha – Huaraz

We pick you up in your hotel and drive to the village of Santa Cruz, where we get on the horses. We ride all the way up to Wilkacocha lake on top of the hill, where we enjoy a breathtaking panoramic view of the entire Cordillera Blanca. Finally we get back to Santa Cruz to leave the horses and take our transport to Huaraz.

Trip duration: 6 - 8 hs.

What is included

  • Transport: From Huaraz to the starting point of your activity, and from the finishing point of your activity back to Huaraz. We use public transport, minivans, private transportation depending on the size of the group.
  • Horses: With all the necessary equipment.

What is not included

Meals and snacks, soft drinks or water, medical treatment, travel insurance, tips, additional expenses as a result of leaving the activity early, additional expenses as a result of an emergency rescue or evacuation

What to bring
  • Water bottle, lunch and snacks
  • Small daypack
  • Light comfortable clothes
  • Jacket or fleece
  • Sun protection: sunscreen (factor 40 minimum), hat, sunglasses
  • Missing something? We can provide you with everything you need for a great horseback riding day, Please check each trip for detailed pricing information or contact us for a customized trip!!

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