We will meet in front of the baseball stadium. From here we will walk approximately 150 m to my horses, animals with which you will have a close relationship throughout the ride, very well fed and trained by the hand of this, your host, graduated in veterinary medicine, and full lover of all species of Animals, especially horses. I will provide you with the basic knowledge to ride and we will make a wonderful trip through the Viñales National Park, where you can enjoy unique landscapes and the majestic and imposing view of the mogotes (high mountain formations). We will also come into contact with flora and fauna, including a wide variety of birds and medicinal plants. You will have the opportunity to interact with local farmers, our way of life, the instruments used in the field work and learn about the cultivation of potatoes, beans, corn, coffee, honey and tobacco, among others, depending on the season. In the case of tobacco and coffee, you will receive specific information on the production of these crops, as well as appreciate the elaboration of a handmade cigar. During the walk you will have the opportunity to visit a rustic restaurant, in the middle of nature, where you will have offers: drinks, natural juices and Creole food, you can have lunch if you wish. Depending on the season, we will visit a beautiful lake where you can take a refreshing swim.
I am a veterinarian with a lot of experience in handling animals, including horses, who likes adventure and enjoys the secrets of nature. I also have extensive knowledge about the local flora and fauna, as well as the traditional natural medicine used by my family for 5 generations. Son of tobacco farmers, I am a simple person who likes communication, through which I want to show all the riches and beauties of our Viñales National Park. I have a good orientation in the area because I was born and raised in this beautiful environment and I have worked as a private guide for more than 5 years.
Coffee, cup of rum If you want you can taste an authentic cigar made with aromatic leaves of tobacco
Saddles other implements necessary to ride
We will enter Viñales National Park and visit: -Agro-ecological farms where you will see the tools used by farmers to work the land, crops such as bananas, potatoes, beans, sugar cane, coffee, tobacco, among others. -Lago -Rustic Restaurant with traditional food All this in the middle of a beautiful mountainous landscape.
To enjoy the trip, we recommend using: water at least 500 ml bottle, graphic camera or mobile and cover in case of rain.
I can help with the transfer Havana to Viñales, by taxi, the price is not included in the payment, it must be in cash to the taxi driver.