Galapagos horse riding the ridges of Sierra Negra Volcano

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This experience offers a captivating journey through volcanic landscapes, allowing riders to explore the majestic terrain astride well-trained horses watching lush panoramic views and lava formations


  • Personalized dietary options for the picnic lunch and panoramic views
  • Explore the active zone and the lava fields of the magnificent volcano
  • Comfortable vehicles of transportation towards the volcano with air conditioning
  • Exclusive horse riding activity with a guide expert in volcanology


Embark on an exhilarating 5-hour adventure starting at 800 meters above sea level, exploring the unique landscapes of Sierra Negra Volcano in the Galapagos Islands. The journey begins with a horseback ride through humid vegetation and agricultural areas, gradually ascending to the summit of the world's third-largest active caldera. Marvel at the panoramic views of the caldera as you ride alongside it for 5 kilometers. Your experience is enriched by the guidance of a knowledgeable Galapagos naturalist guide, an expert in volcanology, who will provide insights into the geological wonders and history of the volcano. Upon reaching a scenic viewpoint, you'll delve into the fascinating details of the volcano, followed by a 2-hour hike through the active lava fields. Witness magnificent rock formations and enjoy a stunning view of Isabela's northern sea horse-shaped coastline. After a picnic lunch, the adventure continues with a 5-kilometer horseback ride back to the starting point, offering an immersive exploration of the Galapagos' rich flora, geological history, and breathtaking vistas. The tour kicks off at 7:30 am, promising an unforgettable experience until 1:30 pm.


Pick up and drop off : hotel - tour - hotel Transportation to the starting point of the volcano Naturalist guide expert on volcanology Rain coats Box lunch Horse per person Horse rider

Important Information

  • This tour involves a 2-hour hike, so a moderate level of fitness is required. Otherwise you can also skip the hiking part and do only the horse riding part.

Easy cancellation

Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund


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