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Ride Andes

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Quito, Ecuador
+593 99 973 8221
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Riding with Sally Vergette was one of the most fabulous experiences of our lives.

My husband and our adult son and daughter went riding for 2 days in Cotapaxi National Park with... read more

Reviewed 1 September 2010
Danbury, Connecticut
Spectacular way to spend a day in Quito.

I booked a one day tour with Sally the day before I was leaving for Quito. I only had one free day... read more

Reviewed 14 June 2010
Miami, Florida
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Specialist, since 1996. European owned-operated. One or more days horse riding in the Andean Highlands -we have the BEST quality, well cared for horses. Riding on between Haciendas in the stunning scenery of Cotopaxi National Park, Antisana foothills & Otavalo area (can include Otavalo market visit). Full range of route & accommodation options.We cater for all levels of riding ability (different itinerary options): advanced riders, families, children & mixed groups of riders and 'non' riders. Instruction given if desired. Helmets, half chaps, ponchos, saddlebags provided. Very safety conscious.Volunteer options also available. Sally
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Quito, Ecuador
+593 99 973 8221
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Reviewed 1 September 2010

My husband and our adult son and daughter went riding for 2 days in Cotapaxi National Park with Sally and her assistant. From initial planning to final drop-off in Quito again, we were impressed with Sally's professionalism, lovely personality, attention to detail, her love of...More

1  Thank BenefitConcerts
Reviewed 14 June 2010

I booked a one day tour with Sally the day before I was leaving for Quito. I only had one free day while I was in Quito and this was the perfect way to spend a day in Quito. I was picked up early in...More

5  Thank mikesegeren
Reviewed 4 April 2010

I just arrived in Quito and needed a break from the buzzing capital of Ecuador. If you like horse riding but you cannot spare the time or you don't have the time for a full week you have to join Sally on one of her...More

1  Thank FlowerPower_NewYork
Reviewed 9 March 2010

Just returned from the Colonial Haciendas ride. What an amazing trip! So well organised, every detail was covered. Poor Sally, I asked her a zillion questions before going but she patiently answered all my concerns. I had 2 half day lessons before beginning the ride...More

Thank Kate_M_10
Reviewed 2 March 2010

Not only was it my first riding holiday I hadn’t ridden in well over 10 years however I was really keen to get back into the saddle and I felt the best way to do that was long days riding on quality horses, I was...More

2  Thank gramul
Reviewed 23 January 2010

I've just taken part in Ride Andes´ latest venture - which are the one and two day trips. These are a really good option if you don´t have much time and / or perhaps don´t have the budget for the more established 7 day trips,...More

2  Thank Geminix
Reviewed 31 October 2009

Sally Vergette and her company are first rate. Her attention to detail, knowledge of the country, concern for the well being of the horses and the clients make for a can't miss fantastic experience. We have traveled with her company in Ecuador (twice), Chile (twice),...More

Thank Taj88
Reviewed 10 August 2009

Hi just finished a week of riding with Ride Andes, and can definitely recommend it. It's a great way of seeing the country side and the horses are extremely well cared for . Staying at the Haciendas along the way is an experience in itself....More

Thank misspopeye
Reviewed 2 July 2009

There is nothing I can possibly write that can do justice to what was the trip of a lifetime around the Cotopaxi National Park near Quito in Ecuador. Sally (Ride Andes) is without doubt one of the most amazing people I have ever met. Her...More

Thank LizaOSullivan
Reviewed 17 June 2009

I first rode with Sally Vergette owner of Ride Andes in Ecuador in 2001 and fell in love with South America. I have ridden with other operators in other parts of the world but Sally's attention to detail, the quality of her horses and her...More

Thank ChrissaPedersen
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19 April 2017|
Response from SallyRideAndes | Property representative |
We have an 85kg weight limit for beginner/novice riders and a slightly higher limit for experienced riders -depending on such factors as the tour booked. please do contact us to discuss. Sally & Team Ride Andes