A horseback Riding adventure through the Argentinean Estancias, Culture & Traditions.
Estancia to Estancia Trail Ride
"Los Troperos al Galope"
(the original one)
Day 1 - Estancia La Rosita
Arrival to Esquina (bus arrives at 4:40am). Transfer to Estancia La Rosita. Free time. Breakfast. Horseback Ride and Cattle work at La Rosita. Lunch & Siesta Time. Polo introduction, Stick & Ball & Informal match. Dinner and Lodging at Estancia La Rosita.
Day 2 - Estancia "La Amistad"
2:45hs Cavalcade during the morning. Lunch in a Estancia located on the middle of the journey. Siesta on Hamacks. 2:45hs Horseback Ride during the afternoon. Arrival to Estancia La Amistad. Massage session. Dinner and lodging at La Amistad. Day Lanscape: Pampa.
Day 3 - Estancia " Buena Vista "
2:30hs Ride During the mornig. If it is possible to ride throught the wetlands, morning ride can extebd up to 3:30 hours. Lunch close to Marshland / Wetlands. Siesta & Relax time. 2:30hs ride until next arrival to the next Estancia. Arrival. Tea, Free Time, relax, pool. Dinner and lodging at Estancia Buena Vista.
Day 4 - Estancia "La Pelada"
1:45hs riding from the Estancia to the Corriente River (big laggons & native foreest landscape) . Lunch & Rest on the cost of the River. 1:00hs Ride to Estancia La Pelada by the cost of the River. Arrival to Estancia La Pelada. Boat excursion. Tea, relax & free time, pool. Dinner and lodging at Estancia La Pelada. * If possible we will cross the river on horseback!!! *
Day 5 - Estancia "La Rosita"
This day is an intense cavalcade day. We shall set out returning from the last Estancia towards La Rosita. Cavalcade will take 4 hours in the morning and 4hours in the afternoon. Long canters are necesary today. Arrival to La Rosita. Tea & Snack, free time. Dinner & Folk musical group during dinner. Transfer to Esquina for those that came by luxury bus.
February 28th to March 4th.
March 30 to April 3rd.
April 20 to 24th.
May 18 to 22.
September 28 to October 2nd.
October 26 to 30.
November 16 to 20.
The Horses for this Trail Ride
Throught the years of experience organizing trail rides, we can tell you... Not all the horses are a good option for long trail rides. Because of behaviour, temperament, body movements, and other characteristiscs. We select some of our horses for this triail ride, not all of them...
Our horses, are Breed & Trained by us, at La Rosita. They are warm blood, estabilized temperament | Crossbred between: Criollo, Polo , Quarter horse and Thoroghbred.
During this ride, we go with a troop of free horses, from where you can choose from, to find your favourite. (aprox 3 horses per person).
SADDLES are the typical saddle of this region | Sheepskin on top | Your own saddle is allowed if we think that will not damage the horses.
Wild Life & Landscape
During this programme, we may see: Capibaras, Alligators, Deers, foxes, plenty of variarity of birds, armadillos, others.
Pampa, marshlands, forest, big laggons, River will be part of our enviroment during the ride.
16 years or + | To be able to canternn without inconvenients | More than 110kg , let us know 1 month in advance
Guides & Hosts
Fernando Landgraf, as a bilingual lider guide and host. He organize this ride since the year 2000 | 1 Gaucho every 3 riders | The Estancia´s owners will be also your hosts on each estancia.
The Estancias / Lodges / Ranches
Lodging every day in a new Estancia. 5 Days - 4 Estancias
Full Board with beberges. | Swiming Pool during sprimg and summer time. | Single & Double or Triple Rooms, according to your booking request. | All with private bathroom. | Vegans, Vegetarian and any other special menu availables. | Internet in all the Estancias. (could have inconveniets because of weather)
TRUE ESTANCIAS , TRUE GAUCHOS, TRUE EXPERIENCE.
MANY HORSES PER RIDER TO CHOOSE
- LONG CANTERS
YOU DONT TRANSPORT ANY LUGGAGE
CATTLE WORK ON HORSEBACK
- VARIETY OF FAUNA
POLO MATCH ON DAY 1
MASSAGE SESSION AT 2ND ESTANCIA
150 KM ON HORSEBACK ( IN 5DAYS )
LODGING IN COMFORTABLE ESTANCIAS