Spend the morning discovering Oaxaca's exotic nature on horseback. In the company of an experienced guide, while riding fit, trained horses, you'll explore the rare flora in the mountains, soak up the big vistas of the sierra, and get a close-up look at the traditional farming methods of the valley. Wild cane, gigantic cacti and majestic Cara-cara raptors are highlights of this day. And after approximately four hours of fresh air and riding, a delicious, home-cooked meal awaits you back at Rancho Pitaya. Snacks and beverages are provided on the ride, as are helmets.An optional visit to the 2,000 year old tree in El Tule tops off this great way to experience authentic rural Oaxaca.
This day tour includes: centrally located pick-up at our city office, approximately 30 minute drive to our ranch, short demo of safe riding tips and helmets. Snacks and water are provided during the ride. Spend approximately fours riding with English, Spanish and German-speaking guide. Enjoy the beautiful surroundings while learning about the rural countryside. After the ride a delicious, freshly-prepared meal is served on the shady open-air terrace at the ranch. Enjoy views of the mountains, the old-growth cacti and the beautiful horses while relaxing over Rancho Pitaya's renowned cooking. On the return trip to Oaxaca is the option of visiting the 2,000 year old tree in El Tule - the widest tree on earth!