Riding Holidays-Discover Chile's wild south on horseback-unique volcanic landscapes and rainforests

Rancho Carhuello  in Pucon / Región de la Araucania
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Riding tours in the Andes of South America with experienced German-Chilean riding guides and sure-footed, well-trained Criollos.

Latin America > Chile > Región de la Araucania > Pucon

The farm is located in Carhuello a sector of Pucón. This region is considered an exciting outdoor magnet and is home to various national parks and several volcanoes. Among them is the famous active volcano Villarrica.
Map Región de la Araucania

Additional information about the area

Excursions: National park Huerquehue
National park Villarrica
El Cani
Natural Hot springs
Waterfalls (Ojos del Caburgua, Salto del Claro, etc.)
Traveling by car:
There is a possibility of a transfer from Pucon to the farm.
A car is necessary

nearby /
on the property

Lake/river for swimming, Fishing, White-Water Rafting, Biking, Mountain biking

Not more
than a 15 min.
walk away

Canoeing / Kayaking

Not more
than a 90 min.
drive away

Restaurants, Shopping, Hiking
Multiday ride
Multiday ride
volcano ride
volcano ride
Information about the riding facility / horse farm/ranch


Western Riding Stable
Guest Capacity:
Minimum age for guests:
age 14 & up

General description:

Riding tours in the Andes of South America with experienced German-Chilean riding guides and sure-footed, well-trained Criollos.

Amenities/equipment of the riding facility

  • Riding facility
  • Riding area / bridle-path
  • Paddock - Pasture
  • Tack room

Details of the Riding area

Unique nature. Ancient volcanic landscapes, crystal-clear mountain lakes and dense forests.
What we have to offer
  • Horses for guests available
  • Riding lessons - Riding classes
  • Short Term stays (2-5 days)

    Additional Animals on the property

    Dogs, cats, Chickens, ducks
    Horses available in our riding program
    Number of Horses:
    in all 8 Horses are available.
    Kind of Horses:
    For Beginners, For Advanced Riders
    Riding (trained for / saddle):
    More information of the Horses for rent (Breed - Training etc.)
    The compact medium-sized Criollo horse has been able to adapt perfectly to the climatic conditions in the past centuries and is regarded as an extremely resistant sure stepping workhorse.
    Riding program
    • with horses for rent
    • Guided Trail Rides
    • All-day Rides
    • Pack Trips / Horse Trekking
    • Weekend Rides
    • Short Week 3-5 days
    • 5-8 days
    • Trailrides on request
    • Cross-Country
    • Therapeutic Riding
    Minimum age for Trail Rides:
    age 14 & up
    Riding experience:
    No restriction
    Demand on rider:
    average demands
    Big/Heavy Riders:
    max. 90 kg - 200 lbs
    Notes and supplements for the Trail Rides / Riding Program
    Trail riding allows us to experience the beauty of Chile in its most original form. To ensure an individual experience we rely on small personal groups.

    Training - Riding lessons - Riding classes

    Beginners course, introduction to the fascinating world of horses.

    General information of the Training:
    Private Lessons
    Minimum Age for Riding Classes:
    no limitation
    Riding Classes / Lessons
    Recreational riding, Trekking, Therapeutic Riding
    Guest lodgings

    Small cosy cabin for 2 and 4 persons

    1 Cabin (with bathroom) :
    Cabin with a stunning view of 3 volcanoes
    General information of the accommodation
    Special features:
    No smoking

    Rates and contact

    Rates of the accommodation

    Rates of the Cabin:
    from: 45,00 Euro / Day
    to: 70,00 Euro / Day

    Rates of the Horses for rent

    Rates for renting a Horse:
    Included in the Rates of the accommodation.

    Rates Riding Classes

    Rates for riding lessons:
    Depending of time and experience, individually tailored introductory programmes can be organised.
    Rancho Carhuello
    First name:
    Last name:
    + 56 9 66616151

    You can contact us with the following languages:
    German, English, Spanish

    Company: Rancho Carhuello
    Zip/Postal Code: 4920000
    Street: Camino Carhuello km 7,5
    Country: Chile -- Región de la Araucania -- Pucon
    Phone: + 56 9 66616151