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Rudy's Rancho

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Address: La Caleta, Las Galeras 32000, Dominican Republic
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Horseback Riding in Las Galeras, Samana Dominican Republic - Located 500...

Horseback Riding in Las Galeras, Samana Dominican Republic - Located 500 meters from the nice Grand Paradise beach, Rudy's Rancho offers horseback riding excursions to discover the flamboyant nature and wonderful sea views of Las Galeras. Rudy shares with you his passion for horses and for the Peninsula of Samana, with professionalism and kindness. German, French and English spoken perfectly!

( Information : Las Galeras, Samana is located 6 hours from Punta Cana, 3 hours from Santo Domingo and 5 hours from Puerto Plata and 1.25 Hour from Samana El Catey International Airport. )

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A great ride for my family with an authentic ranch

We took our boys, aged 4 and 8 for an hour long ride. They absolutely loved it. One of the guides took them both on a horse as they are too young to ride alone. He was very caring... read more

Reviewed 17 April 2017
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Toronto, Canada
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Toronto, Canada
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Reviewed 17 April 2017

We took our boys, aged 4 and 8 for an hour long ride. They absolutely loved it. One of the guides took them both on a horse as they are too young to ride alone. He was very caring and gentle. The horses all look very healthy and well cared for. They are well trained. If you wanted to, you... More 

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Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Since nobody reads the whole thing, I'll give my suggestions first. 10/10 trip if you follow these tips 1) bring a little backpack ( not purse) for reserve water, tissues for bathroom use, or sunblock 2) bring a reserve bathing suit. There are moments by water and the beach ( lunchtime)where you have to wait a bit-you'll wish you had... More 

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Cambridge, Canada
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Reviewed 29 March 2017

The horses are beautiful and healthy and the route you are taken through of 2 different beaches is stunning. You will not be disappointed. The guide is helpful and can speak 3 languages and welcomes beginners. I visited Las Galeras for 10 weeks this past winter from January through March 2017. I have nothing negative to say about the town... More 

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Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

My friend Sue, and I met our guide Ezikel, and our Horses Omega, and Pichon, at Rudy's. We had the BEST TIME! Omega & Pichon were gentle, yet ready to pick up the pace whenever asked. Ezikel, was great, patient with my muy Malo espaňeol, he guided us through beautiful country sides, and villages on the way to an Amazing... More 

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Toronto
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Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

Just spent a week at the Grand Paradise and used Rudy's services multiple times. including horseback riding twice, massages, and an excursion to Rincon beach for 12 of us. Rudy was extremely professional, courteous, friendly and punctual. I would recommend his services to anyone and look forward to returning one day,

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Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

So much fun! Amazing ride on small roads and galloping on the beach :) The guide was very nice and professional, caring, asking us if we were ok and guiding us to ride properly :) this was one of the nicest memories i will take with me home from the dominican republic :)

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Laurel
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Reviewed 26 January 2017

Very nice experience for my family including my daughter 6 years old. Rudy and his cousin are very friendly, knowledgeable and nice persons. We took two trips around Las Galeras village, including La Playta and another beach. Thank you Rudy and your team!

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Rudysrancho, Propriétaire at Rudy's Rancho, responded to this review

Hola Vlad, T and A, thank you for your nice review and photos!! It was a pleasure to ride with you 3. I hope you will come back to meet us and to ride with us another time. Hasta Pronto, Rudy More 

Salt Lake City, Utah
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Reviewed 23 January 2017

this was a very interesting experience culturally and scenically. we live in the DR but we were able to get in the excursion playa, campo, pueblo, a closer view of the Dominican life. Our guide Ezekiel, (nicest guide ever!!) knew everybody and was very interesting in explaining some details of their life. the playita was beautiful, and it always feels... More 

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Rudysrancho, Propriétaire at Rudy's Rancho, responded to this review

Hola! gracias por su comentario. We enjoy to guide, to show and to make discover Las Galeras, and the culture here. Many people realize their dream to have a galop on the tropical beaches, and we feel very happy with this. See you ! Rudy More 

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Reviewed 13 January 2017

Even if the horses don't have the same shape than european ones, they are weel treated. I went swiming to la playita with the horse. it was absolutely lovely.

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Rudysrancho, Propriétaire at Rudy's Rancho, responded to this review

Hola Marine, thank you for the review! We enjoy you liked your excursion. Our horses are very small, and very strong. We treat them as if they were our children! Hasta luego Rudy More 

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Reviewed 11 January 2017

With horses like Christina and Moreno me and my daugther Emma went on a lovely tour with the amazing Rudy. We had/have no experience at the horseback but he showed us how to do and was a really good teacher. The best moments was riding into the water at two of the beaches and also in the jungle learning a... More 

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Rudysrancho, Propriétaire at Rudy's Rancho, responded to this review

Hola Emma and Lenie, Thank you for your nice review. Christina and Moreno are nice horses, with an excellent step. I am very happy that you liked it. Hasta pronto! More 

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