ADVICED FOR: Intermediate – Advanced riders.
09:00 We begin our ride at “Hacienda del Chalán”, cross the Vilcanota river by a traditional suspended bridge, the next part of the path is to the side of the river crossing a native forest area where is located one of the largest inka cementeries of the Sacred Valley in Yanahuara village, cross up thought the Nature Reserve of Manthanay “Qeuña” forest area, located in the middle of the high mountains.
11:00 After to cross twice the nice Manthanay river on the horses, we arrive to a natural flat area located to the side on the cold river that comes from the glaziers, we get off and enjoy of the surrounding forest area, take some photos, observe the flora and fauna.
11:30 Ride down and way back to the Valley.
13:00 Arrival to Hacienda del Chalán.
PRICE: US$ 120 PER PERSON
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DATE: Monday – Saturday (all year)
Students / Volunteers: $5 USD discount only with valid student card / certification
Organized Groups: We offer private tours and departure at any time
Group size: 1 – 6 participants
- Professional English speaker tour guide / experienced rider.
- Well-groomed Peruvian Paso Horse.
- Rain Poncho.
- Saddle bag.
- Private transfer to the ranch/round trip. (We can organize this for an additional fee)
- Tips for guide and camp staff.
WHAT WE ADVISE TO BRING/CARRY
- Rain jacket (December – April).
- Sweater and jacket (something warm if necessary).
- Hat or cap to protect you from the sun.
- Sun block (sun protection cream).
- Camera, plenty of film and spare batteries.
We’re sorry, but our horses are not for rent.
TERMS AND CONDITIONS
This site is operated by HACIENDA DEL CHALÁN, a legally registered company with the Peruvian government, which operates from the office at our ranch located in Paucarbamba – Cusco in Peru.
For more information about terms and conditions CLICK HERE.
BOOK HERE: We highly recommend to book your trip prior to your arrival in Peru.