4.5 star rating: Recommended 18 Reviews

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  • Location: Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
  • Duration:  4 hours 30 minutes (approx.)
Live the dream of riding a horse along tropical white-sand beaches on this day trip from Punta Cana! Gorgeous scenery, friendly guides and amazing horses make this trip to Rancho Caribeño a day to remember. Designed for all ages and all levels of experience, this fun horse-riding adventure is perfect for the whole family!


  • Horseback-riding tour along a beautiful white-sand beach at Rancho Caribeño
  • See the Dominican countryside and learn about the area from your friendly guide
  • Good for all ages and levels of experience
  • Complimentary hotel pickup and drop-off from Punta Cana

What You Can Expect

Horseback Riding Day Trip from Punta Cana

Horseback ride on the beach!

After pickup at your Punta Cana hotel, travel by open-top jeep about 45 minutes to Rancho Caribeño where you’ll meet the horses and your experienced guide, who will select the right horse for your skill level, whether this is your first time or you are an expert rider.

Once you are saddled up and ready to go, follow your guide along a local road to the beach. On the way, take in scenes of local Dominican life as you pass modest homes, sugar cane fields and rice plantations.

When you arrive at the beach, walk, trot or gallop on the sandy beach, which is bordered by swaying palm trees and the clear blue sea. You can even ride in the water – the horses love it!

If your tour is in the afternoon, you may catch the sunset while riding your horse on the beach – a romantic moment just like in the movies!

Have time for a swim and a complimentary beverage at the beach before you return to Rancho Caribeño. At the end of this amazing tour, your jeep returns you to your hotel in Punta Cana.

Customer Reviews

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2015

This tour was amazing!

5 star rating: Highly Recommended May 2015

It really was a great tour! The ride to the ranch took about an hour between picking up other guests and driving to the ranch. As others have stated it's in what I would call a safari vehicle but the weather was beautiful and we found it perfectly comfortable! The ranch was really cute, had puppies, iguanas, and other animals wandering around. Seemed clean and well-kept. They have a small souvenir shop you can browse before and after your ride. They provide helmets and basic instruction and then help get everyone saddled up and then off you go! We did the two hour tour and honestly that was probably more than enough for me. There was always a guide in front, to the side, and behind us. If you're not used to riding a horse or super comfortable with animals it can be a little scary! But we found it to be overall very pleasant. The beaches we rode on were GORGEOUS and undisturbed. There was opportunities to stop and take photos. We did quite a bit of galloping lol. My entire body was sore the next day so keep that in mind when booking. Overall I'm glad to say I have done it. The staff was really all around great, funny, and very informative about any questions we had. They do take pictures throughout and you'll have an opportunity to purchase them after. We got the bottle of rum with our picture on it. :-

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