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Rudy's Rancho

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Address: La Caleta, Las Galeras 32000, Dominican Republic
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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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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Amazing experience!

Tgis rancho was advised to us as having horses in good condition and nive guides. We received much more than we expected! We took two horses. Being experirnced riders we were... read more

Reviewed 7 January 2017
Sia O
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Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Tgis rancho was advised to us as having horses in good condition and nive guides. We received much more than we expected! We took two horses. Being experirnced riders we were given faster ones and younger. We had amazing trip over las galeras. We were allowed to trot and gallop despite other people. They also showed us various plantations. The... More 

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

Hola mi amiga, Thank you very much for your large review. We do all our best to offer a very good moment to our customers, and horses also! I am also happy to make discover to strangers one of the greatest quality of dominican people : the family hospitality. Hope to see you soon for new adventures! Hasta luego. More 

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Reviewed 20 May 2016 via mobile

Rudy will charm your pants off in about 5 different languages. Rudy, his wife, and the other guides are truly lovely people. I went on the Las Galeras/La Playita daytrip ride, arranged last minute like everything I do, and tagged along with a couple who had never been on a horse and a lady who had been riding since age... More 

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2 Thank Sarah H
Rudysrancho, Propriétaire at Rudy's Rancho, responded to this review

Hola Sarah, thank you for your nice review. We are so happy when people realize dreams and feel happy! I do my best to offer great memories to our customers! We hope to see you soon ! More 

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Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

We had a blast at Rudy's. The girls I rode with were experienced but I wasn't and they made it alot of fun. The horses were great and the tour guides were super nice.

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Chicago, Illinois
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Reviewed 24 April 2016

Rudy was an incredible guide as our group of 4 traveled by ATV to Playa Rincon. The ride was absolutely breathtaking. The mountains, the lush greenery, and the small towns where locals were going about their day made this trip unforgettable. Rudy personalized the trip based on what we wanted, frequently asking us if we wanted to stop to take... More 

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

Hola mis Amigos, thank you for your very gentle review. I do my best to offers great memories to my customers. I love to take care of each other, and I think people feel it! I hope you will come back soon at las Galeras, to make you discover many other wonderful places! More 

Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 10 April 2016

We are a couple and 3 children (12, 10 and 9) and we had a lovely ride from the ranch into the countryside and then down to the beach where we rode in the surf and along the sand. Rudy is very professional but friendly and the children loved the whole experience.

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Nova Scotia, Canada
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Reviewed 28 March 2016

My husband & I had the pleasure of doing a private 4 hour horseback ride with Rudy. I can honesty say that I have never ridden such a well trained horse, other than my own. Usually when you go on riding tours, the horses are not the best behaved due to tourists hauling on them all of the time, but... More 

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Reviewed 17 March 2016

My wife and I each had a wonderful massage from Caroline, we highly recommend it during your stay in Las Galeras! Both Rudy and Caroline are super friendly and are great people to get in touch with about almost any activity you want to pursue while in the D.R.

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

Thank you Isaac, We are happy to know that you enjoyed the time spent with us. We did too! see you soon at LAs Galeras. More 

Ridgeway, Canada
2 reviews
Reviewed 14 March 2016

the grandchildren went horseback riding which was the highlight of their trip. I would recommend it. the staff operating it were excellent

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

Hola Lucy, thank you for the review. Our horses love children, and children love our horses. This creates great moments together. We hope to see you soon. Rudy More 

Boston, Massachusetts
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 13 March 2016

I have ridden with Rudy before and always have an amazing time, but I was especially impressed this time with how he and the other guide handled my friend who was a first-time rider. She was nervous about riding a horse, but I had convinced her to join me for a relaxing horseback ride through beautiful Las Galeras. By the... More 

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1 Thank Robin D
Rudysrancho, Propriétaire at Rudy's Rancho, responded to this review

Hola Robin, Thank you for your review that explains well that we adapt the horses to the level of customers, and that this is very safety to ride with us!! Hope to see you very soon, back to Paradise! And Caroline will enjoy to give you another massage! Hasta Pronto Mi amiga ! More 

Hawkesbury, Canada
2 reviews
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Reviewed 4 March 2016

Professional, organized, passionate about his horses and his business . Rudy provides the best riding we have had in all our travels. Whether you are a novice or an experienced horseperson, he has the right horse and right trail for you. He is actually the main reason we return to the Grand Paradise complex!!

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

Hola Elaine, sorry for the delay to answer. I am touched by your review. I hope you will come back soon, to Grand Paradise or other nice hotel there. I will be happy to guide you to discover other wonderful places. Hasta Pronto! Rudy More 

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