Monasterio Ride- see breathtaking country while riding in Peru

Monasterio Ride in the Sacred Valley

Ride Overview

This is a wonderful three-day riding adventure in the Peruvian Andes. A glimpse into the mainstays of Peruvian culture, combined with spirited purebred Peruvian Paso horses and the good company of experienced  horsemen make this ride an experience hard to forget. You will visit Incan saltpans, storehouses, terraces, and other impressive sites, as well as pass through picturesque mountain villages, enjoy delicious picnics and ride through miles of breathtaking Andean landscapes.

Accommodations & Food

Includes two nights hotel accommodation only five miles from the stables. This includes comfortable rooms with private bathrooms and plenty of ‘local color.' It is a former 18th century colonial-style monastery and is surrounded by beautiful gardens.

Ride & Horse Details

  • Overview:
    To enjoy the journey you should be a competent and experienced rider and above all be happy to ride a forward-going horse and try out a new way of riding, Peruvian style. Peruvian Paso horses are known for their comfortable gaits. These horses like to amble, moving fore and hind limbs on the same side at the same time, unlike other equine breeds who typically move diagonal legs at the same time. During the ride you will experience traveling on horseback at the Paso gait. The horses are well cared for, strong, and even-tempered.
  • Horse Breeds:
    Peruvian Pasos
  • Trip Pace:
    Moderate
  • Tack:
    Peruvian
  • Weight limit:
    200 lbs (89 lg)

Travel Options Summary

Ride out each day to and from a different location, a four-wheel-drive backup vehicle returning you to your hotel.

Meeting Point

Cusco

With first-hand knowledge of the exciting tours we offer, the ride consultants at Equitours look forward to answering any questions you might have about this ride. We want to help make sure that you select the trip of your dreams. Please call or email and get ready to pack your bags for a wonderful adventure!

Call us

1.800.545.0019

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Riding Consultant

biggi@equitours.com