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La Escondida Farm

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Open Now: 12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
Open today: 12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
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A dream come true

This was amazing. I am still smiling when i think of it. I have been to Ecuador many times, i have... read more

Reviewed October 19, 2018
Panchosurf
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Great scenario and very warm hostages

We spend a couple of days at La Escondida Farm, which is located apart from the common areas of the... read more

Reviewed November 13, 2016
Bernardo B
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19 Oct 2018
“A dream come true”
13 Nov 2016
“Great scenario and very warm hostages”
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La Escondida provides a variety of activities. Guests can horseback ride, mountain bike or hike as well; beginners, intermediate and advance riders are all very welcome We offer rides from 1 to 12 days by unique trails with stoning views, rides...more
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Hours Today: 12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Gonsalez Suarez N 30-67 y Gonesiat, Quito 170107, Ecuador
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+593 99 970 1172
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Reviewed October 19, 2018 via mobile

This was amazing. I am still smiling when i think of it. I have been to Ecuador many times, i have traveled the World. But riding with La Finca Escondida wil be one memory i will never forget. The location, the horses, the people. It...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed November 13, 2016

We spend a couple of days at La Escondida Farm, which is located apart from the common areas of the Cotopaxi. Nice place for horseriding, the knowledge and guidance of Fernando Herrero, made a positive difference, he does know about horses and his knowledge of...More

Date of experience: November 2016
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Reviewed March 30, 2016

Fernando Herrero was our guide for a week of hiking and bird watching in Ecuador. He was excellent! We spent some time in the Mindo area and then moved to the volcano areas of Quilotoa and Cotopaxi. Fernando's knowledge of the fauna and flora was...More

Date of experience: March 2016
1  Thank PenelopeD_13
Reviewed March 23, 2015

A few weeks ago, several great friends and I packed lightly to ride the mountains of Ecuador. Our guide, Fernando, owner of La Escondida Farm, was fabulous. He knew the countryside like the back of his hand and guided us safely to a new hacienda...More

Date of experience: February 2015
3  Thank againe23
Reviewed March 21, 2015

Fernando and his team can do it all! Phenomenal tour guide, horseman, and person I can now call my friend. I would recommend this trip anyone and everyone. The horses are amazing...and spoiled! I always worry about the animals, but you could really see how...More

Date of experience: February 2015
3  Thank campbella85
Reviewed February 28, 2015

I was so lucky to find this special place due to a friend that knew the owner. It is very close to Quito. With private car It takes about 1 hour or 1 hour and half. The workers of the place are very helpful. Breakfast...More

Date of experience: January 2015
3  Thank galapaguito2013
Reviewed January 17, 2015

We didn't visit the farm, but friendly Fernando was our guide for a day tour in Quito for our family group of 9, during which he shared his extensive knowledge of the city with us in his excellent English. He picked us up on time...More

Date of experience: December 2014
3  Thank fes2inmi
Reviewed October 26, 2014

Fernando looked after us for 3 days on our trip to mainland Ecuador. He was outstanding in every way, professional, punctual, pleasant and, despite the weather not being good (misty, cold and rainy in Cotopaxi and Chimbarazo National Parks), found us interesting and often spectacular...More

Date of experience: October 2014
2  Thank 23RUN
Reviewed October 10, 2014

Fernando Herrero's farm, La Escondida, is a cozy and welcoming place to stay in one of the most beautiful areas of Ecuador. With 16 beautiful horses on the farm from which to choose, the scope for riding is unlimited. The farm is less than one...More

Date of experience: September 2014
1  Thank 707AlanA
Reviewed May 20, 2014

Many thanks to La Escondida Farm for an amazing experience. The journey between the andean volcanos consisted of between 15 to 50 km horseback riding on a daily basis at 3000 to 4300 m altitude with quite strong and courageous horses (criollos, Spanish or half-Spanish...More

Date of experience: April 2014
1  Thank DonaJan1962
Jean-luc W, partenaire at La Escondida Farm, responded to this reviewResponded May 26, 2014
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Ma passion innée pour les chevaux et mon goût des voyages m’amènent à organiser des randonnées équestres et autres en...More

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