Puerto Plata
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Our most recommended Puerto Plata Riding Tours

  • Puerto Plata: Zip Line Adventure and Horseback Ride

    1. Puerto Plata: Zip Line Adventure and Horseback Ride

    Immerse yourself in Puerto Plata's breathtaking nature and scenery on this tour which combines adventure and relaxation for the perfect tour. Exhilarate your senses as you clip into your zip line harness and follow your guide down 8 ACCT certified zip lines, with a total of more than 7,900 feet of double galvanized steel cable. Relax knowing the course is designed for beginners and experienced zip liners alike. Unlike at other zip-line parks there will be no active breaking, instead hold on to comfortable handlebars as you glide. Walk between zip lines at your own pace with a professional instructor by your side. Afterwards, relax with a 30-minute horseback ride through Puerto Plata's rugged countryside. Discover the area's valleys and villages before getting dropped off back at your hotel.

  • Puerto Plata: Zip Line, Horseback Riding, & Waterfall Combo

    2. Puerto Plata: Zip Line, Horseback Riding, & Waterfall Combo

    Start your full-day experience with hotel pickup in a special truck. On the way to the local partner's ranch, hear about the history of Puerto Plata and its surroundings. Upon arrival at the ranch, enjoy priority access to Damajagua Waterfalls. Your professional guides will take you through every step of the way, ensuring maximum fun, safety, and high-energy levels at all times. Continue your adventure by meeting your beautiful, trained horses at the ranch. Set off for 40 minutes of horseback riding with the assistance of guides. Prepare for incredible views along the way. Afterwards, get kitted out and climb up for some intense zip lining. Take in amazing, tropical views as you fly down six zip lines with the assistance of an experienced team. At the end of the day, recover some of your energy with a homemade Dominican lunch served by an exclusive, local chef. Please note that activit...

  • Puerto Plata Combo Experience: Zip-line + Horseback Riding

    3. Puerto Plata Combo Experience: Zip-line + Horseback Riding

    Prepare for incredible views with this exclusive and exciting zip lining adventure with a horseback ride through the lush Dominican countryside. A heart-pumping adrenaline ride awaits you on this exhilarating half-day excursion on the longest and highest cables on the north coast. Clip-on and get ready for seven dynamic cables over canopy treetops, across a river, tropical jungle, and spectacular views. Then go on a horseback ride, western style, with an experienced guide and trained horses through beautiful tropical fauna, rolling hillsides, and across a picturesque stream as you complete your half-day experience. No horseback riding expertise needed. Organic and delicious fruits and soft drinks will be provided to keep you hydrated along the way.

  • Puerto Plata: 2-Hour Horseback Ride on the Beach

    4. Puerto Plata: 2-Hour Horseback Ride on the Beach

    Spend 2 hours riding by horseback along one of the most beautiful beaches in Puerto Plata. Start your day at Boca Nueva, where you'll meet and mount your horse. Ride along  Bergantin Beach, taking in the beautiful sea views and passing by villages on the way. Get ready for an extremely relaxing experience: the waves crash softly on the shore as you walk, canter, or trot along the beach. The more experienced can try their hand at a gallop. The best moment of the tour will come when you get the chance to enter the water on horseback (provided your horse is one that likes to get wet). Enjoy a dip in the ocean together with your horse for a truly unforgettable experience.

  • Puerto Plata: Waterfalls, Zip Line Adventure and Horse Ride

    5. Puerto Plata: Waterfalls, Zip Line Adventure and Horse Ride

    Join your official guide on an adventure to Damajaqua Cascades and learn about the Dominican Republic along the way. Once arriving at Damajaqua Cascades see why this ecological attraction is world-renown. Boasting 27 stunning waterfalls, the complex provides an opportunity for guests to be one with nature while enjoying thrilling activities. On this adventure, visit 12 pools and have a chance to take a dip in the water.  Be prepared to be exhilarated as you clip into your zip-line harness and follow your guide down 8 ACCT certified zip-lines, with a total of more than 7,900 feet of double galvanized steel cable. Be at ease knowing you don't need experience to participate on this zip-line adventure. Unlike at other zip-line parks there will be no active breaking, instead hold on to comfortable handlebars as you glide. Walk between zip-lines at your own pace with instructors by your side....

  • Puerto Plata: Adventure Park Day Pass and Transport

    6. Puerto Plata: Adventure Park Day Pass and Transport

    Get picked up from your hotel between 7:50-8:45 am and head to the adventure park located in Maimón, just a 20-minute drive from Puerto Plata City. After a meet and greet, get detailed information about the activities for the day before picking and choosing what sounds best to you. Go for an off-road drive in an ATV vehicle and get in touch with the Dominican countryside and local daily life. Try out the 8 different ACCT-certified zip lines with a total of more than 7,900 feet of double, galvanized steel cable. Don't worry if you've never tried it before. Unlike other zip line parks, you won't be required to do an active breaking. Head out on a relaxing horseback ride customized to your riding skills and experience. Beginners and children will receive full basic riding instructions. Take in the breathtaking views of the natural surroundings as you ride. Don't miss out on an extra 9th z...

  • Puerto Plata: Damajagua Waterfalls with Buggy or Horse Ride

    7. Puerto Plata: Damajagua Waterfalls with Buggy or Horse Ride

    Start the day with pickup from your hotel and travel to the world-famous Damajagua Waterfalls. Hike for approximately 35 minutes through the Dominican forest, crossing the river that will take you to the first waterfall of 12 on this tour. Each waterfall is different in characteristics from the other, so each one you visit will provide a unique experience. Upon reaching the final waterfall, take the opportunity to swim in a beautiful natural swimming pool. From there, enjoy a delicious Dominican lunch, followed by a visit to a craft cigar factory.  Make your way to Rancho Los Cacaos, where you will take part in your chosen activity. Enjoy a horseback ride of approximately 30 minutes in the surrounding forests, where you will get in close contact with nature. Or you can embark on a buggy adventure in the community of Los Cacaos, travelling for about an hour and 15 minutes through dirt...

  • Puerto Plata: Damajagua Waterfalls, Buggy & Horseback Ride

    8. Puerto Plata: Damajagua Waterfalls, Buggy & Horseback Ride

    Experience the world-famous Damajagua Waterfalls with a half-hour walk into the Dominican forest, crossing the river that will take you to the first waterfall of the 12 featured in this tour. Each waterfall is different from the other.  After reaching the beautiful final waterfall, savor a delicious traditional Dominican lunch and then head to a craft cigar factory and souvenir shop. From there, you’ll head to Rancho Los Cacaos, you’ll get on extreme buggies for an exciting journey down dirt roads, up hills, past cattle stables and unique bird species. Upon returning to the ranch, prepare for a horseback ride where the natural landscapes are the protagonists.

    I had an AMAZING time, my guide was Dan Marino and at the falls it was ChiChi and Abucco. They were awesome It's quite a walk to the falls but TOTALLY WORTH IT!!! I would say pack changing clothes, waterproof phone case, water shoes, cash, face mask and scarf for the buggy, towel, bug spray. The lunch was DELICIOUS, and at the family owned market they made me, on the spot, a beautiful elephant piece and etched my name.

  • Puerto Plata: Half-Day Mountainside Horseback Riding

    9. Puerto Plata: Half-Day Mountainside Horseback Riding

    This half-day horseback excursion includes approximately 2 hours of riding throughout the mountain range just above Puerto Plata. Approximately 1000 ft above the city, there are breathtaking views over the Bay of Silver where, centuries ago, Columbus arrived by ship. Firstly, you will travel by safari truck to the old mountain road connecting Puerto Plata with Santiago, which slowly climbs up the mountains, dotted with small local farms and amber and larimar mines. There is also an abundance of coconut palms, sparkling rivers, and tropical flowers. Stepping off the truck, you'll find the horses saddled up ready to take you gently through lush green fields, river beds, and small streams. You will smell, feel, and be immersed in a natural setting outside of the fast pace of life in the big city. After the tour ends, you will be dropped back at your hotel.

  • Puerto Plata: Horseback Riding on the Beach

    10. Puerto Plata: Horseback Riding on the Beach

    Embrace your inner cowboy with this horseriding activity in Puerto Plata. After getting picked up at your hotel, head to the ranch. If you haven't ridden a horse before, a riding lesson will be included. Then embark on a ride with healthy horses, helpful guides, and amazing views.  Awaken your spirit while you ride along an unspoiled, palm tree-lined beach on horseback. With soft sand and crystal-clear waters, this paradise feels a million miles away from the resorts and the bustle of the city.  The ride is suitable for beginners and experienced riders alike and is also ideal for families and smaller children who can ride together with a guide.

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What people are saying about Puerto Plata

Overall rating

4.7 / 5

based on 4 reviews

I had an AMAZING time, my guide was Dan Marino and at the falls it was ChiChi and Abucco. They were awesome It's quite a walk to the falls but TOTALLY WORTH IT!!! I would say pack changing clothes, waterproof phone case, water shoes, cash, face mask and scarf for the buggy, towel, bug spray. The lunch was DELICIOUS, and at the family owned market they made me, on the spot, a beautiful elephant piece and etched my name.

Angel and Ramon were very nice, patient and professional. They made sure we were ok with the horses. Took lots of pictures of us and made sure we liked it before continuing with our ride