Horseback Andes Paradise with Guatape and El Penol Rock

Outdoor Activities in Colombia

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Venture into a serene, jaw dropping paradise, as we comb the meandering hillsides of the enchanting Andes mountains on horseback. Experience breathtaking views as we penetrate through lush and surreal terrain whilst breathing in pure air.Climb the giant monolithic rock of El Penol.Find yourself mesmerized with the beauty and splendor of the colorful town of Guatape, as you take a romantic stroll through the cobblestone streets.This one of kind private tour combines three of our favorite tours into one.
Start your journey with pickup from your hotel at 8am with your friendly guide.Relax as your guide takes you in a comfortable and private SUV or new model car/van with air conditioning. Enjoy beautiful views during your 40 minute drive to the private and secluded horse hacienda.Saddle up and allow yourself to be transorted by docile horses and our expert horse guides on an early morning horseback ride through the evergreen, majestic Andes mountains.Guests that have never ridden will be taught how to ride by our patient horse guides, no worries.After a perfect hour on horseback, we head back on the road in our comfortable vehicle to the giant monolithic rock of El Penol, considered to be the best view of the world by many.Guests will get to climb the steps to the top to enjoy perfect vistas of the surrounding emerald green lakes, or lounge at the bottom taking pictures and sipping on mango lemonade. Next, we drive out to the ornate town of Guatape. Relax while your certified expert guide delights you with all the intricacies of the land, history,  food and culture.Enjoy a typical Paisa lunch while delighting your eyes with a magnificent view of the lake. Lose yourself as you walk through the colorful, colonial town with cobblestone streets. Visit the plaza, the wooden church, memory lane, plaza de los zocalos, be fascinated  as you witness vibrant edifices, stunning architecture, souvenir stores, colonial style homes with opulent balconies adorned by flowers hovering over you, and much more.After enjoying a spectacular day, relax as you're driven back safely to your hotel at approximately 5pm.

What’s included

  • Fuel surcharge
  • Professional guide
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Private tour

What’s not included

  • Food and drinks
  • Gratuities
  • Souvenir photos (available to purchase)