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The Gold Mine Ranch Horseback Riding Tours

#1 of 6 things to do in Arikok National Park Features Animals
Matividiri 60, Arikok National Park, Aruba
+297 586 4954
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Great morning horse ride

What a beautiful horse ride with a great friendly group of handlers. You never know what you are... read more

Reviewed 16 July 2017
Noblesville, Indiana
Worth it!

We chose a group tour with the Gold Mine Ranch because of the reviews and because of the many... read more

Reviewed 15 July 2017
Sharon M
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The Gold Mine Ranch is a small family owned ranch aiming to provide the best service to all our guests. We have AMAZING adventure trails, and well-trained horses. Book online and receive a discount. If you want to experience awesome horseback riding, on the beach and country side of Aruba, look no further. Let us be the highlight of your vacation.
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Matividiri 60, Arikok National Park, Aruba
+297 586 4954

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Reviewed 16 July 2017

What a beautiful horse ride with a great friendly group of handlers. You never know what you are going to get on an island, but these horses genuinely seemed happy and well cared for and loved by their handlers. It was a beautiful morning ride...More

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Reviewed 15 July 2017

We chose a group tour with the Gold Mine Ranch because of the reviews and because of the many sights. We were picked up even a few minutes early from our hotel and driven out to the ranch. The atmosphere was cheerful and relaxed. The...More

Thank Sharon M
Reviewed 13 July 2017

We did a group ride while we were in Aruba for our honeymoon and it was great. The staff was very helpful and friendly. They picked us up and dropped us off after our ride. The horses were great, especially since we are both inexperienced...More

Thank wess353
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

Wow! What a morning!! Jeanette picked us up at our hotel, which was very convenient. She is lovely, with a warm and inviting personality. Once at the ranch, our skill levels were evaluated, a brief instruction was given, and we were offered helmets. My husband...More

1  Thank jswick07
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Myself, my husband and my 10 year old son, all with no horse riding experience, had a great time on our tour with Danny. He gave simple, yet effective, instructions and we became comfortable on the horses in no time. Danny catered the tour to...More

1  Thank Sheri R
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

I was visiting Aruba with my wife on our honeymoon. Gold Mine Ranch was exactly what we were looking for...a tour on horseback of parts of the island that regular "homebody" tourists don't get to see. The staff was professional, and easy to see that...More

1  Thank jparsons80
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Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

My husband and I decided to do this tour as part of our honeymoon excursion. We were not disappointed! Having never ridden a horse before, I was a bit concerned that I would mess this up. The tour guides provided instruction to the newbies and...More

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Reviewed 28 June 2017

My husband and I decided to try the horse back riding at the Gold Mine Ranch and we had a GREAT TIME. The horses are very relaxed and I had my knee replaced two years ago and this was the first time back on a...More

Thank cherylsU6752DF
Reviewed 25 June 2017

This was a great experience! these horses are well trained and the people are great. You ride around the desert of Aruba for what feels like 10 minutes but is actually 2 hours. You're by the ocean and don't really get hot. In order to...More

Thank Sophie L
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

We were picked up promptly from the manchebo hotel...along with eight others....the ranch was great all the horses were lined up.....we were offered a helmet which is sensible....my horse was a young new one called SCANDAROSA really lively, we rode through the dessert then along...More

Thank AndrewMur
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25 July 2017|
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Response from Gildy | Property representative |
Hi, yes they can participate. Children 8 years and up can ride on group tours. Thank you,
23 March 2017|
Response from Gildy | Property representative |
hello guys it is not recomended w e can take them whit you but we will charge you $25,== exstra for each and you two together don't have to trasphast 220 pound. we hope to inform you corectly