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Adventure Park and Hotel Vista Golfo de Nicoya
Tajo Alto, Miramar, Puntarenas, Costa Rica
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Gold Mine Horseback Riding Tour

How about some old-fashioned Gold washing? This tour starts on our farm and takes you back in the 1800´s. An experienced guide will explain everything in detail, so that you can enjoy the world of the gold rush. Use your own hands to experience with a gold washing plate what it was like to live from your luck. In the event that you are lucky, you can keep the gold.
Ride a horse for 1 hour to get to this interesting place, then enjoy the experience of your life trying by yourself to search gold!! The tour is after searching for gold not over, you will spend some more time on the back of a horse, in order to get to a place where you can jump into an incredible waterfall.
That way to wash the gold was long time ago but now is your time to discover it!!!
The Gold Rush - started in our area around 1800; some mines are still active today in Montes de Oro and we offer you a horseback-riding tour on the same ancient trails gold diggers used centuries ago. An experienced guide will lead you to a place where usually gold is found; with tools and the right instructions provided you might find your own little piece of gold! The gold-washing horseback riding tour is a traditional authentic tour; experience the life of the gold mine workers by your own. Afterwards our tour will lead you to a beautiful waterfall to have the chance to take a refreshing dive.

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Duration: Approximately 2 hrs.
Gold Mine Horseback ride tour
 
Tour Facts:

Tour Schedules: 09:00 AM,11:00 AM, 01:00 PM and on request.

  • About 3 hours on our horses where you will enjoy of different landscapes and rural towns to see how is the lifestyle in the mountains of Costa Rica
  • we will take you to an old fashion style Gold Mine, that has been used since the beginning of 1900's and is still open, using the most rudimentary equipment and method to find gold
  • Explore some of the safe tunnels they use to find this precious mineral.
  • on the way back, make a stop in the river where you will have the chance to see a waterfall and swim in a nice mountain pool (Optional)
  • A fruit plate after the tour
  • Weight limit restriction of 225 pounds
 
What to Bring:
  • Comfortable clothes
  • Close-toe Shoes (flip flops are not allowed)
  • Small camera besides sun protection and bug spray
  • Extra cash for additional drinks and gratuities (optional)
 

Tour Cost:

US$ 75 per person including a bilingual guide and water

 

Booking System and Confirmation for Reservations: The following is our online booking system, to complete your reservation please fill out all the requested information, once completed the system will ask you for a 25% deposit to confirm your reservation. 

 
 
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The maximum number of persons on this time and date: 15
Price: 150.00 USD
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