Your friendly guide will collect you from your hotel an transport you to the picturesque Hacienda La Danesa, where a friendly host and local family will welcome you to this 145-year-old farm. You'll have time to wander the gardens, explore the landscapes and take photographs of the stunning views.
Your tour starts with a horseback ride through scenic mountain passes and rugged trails alongside a Montubio cowboy. All safety equipment is provided. Once you return to the stables you'll try your hand at chocolate making using cacao straight from the plantation. It's a hands-on experience that's sure to be memorable! Next, enjoy a three-course lunch of Ecuadorian favorites using ingredients harvested locally. Choose one of three options for a main course, with vegan and vegetarian selections available.
Once you've completed your meal, head to the barn, where you'll have the chance to milk one of the farm's famous cows and sample a cafe au lait with milk fresh from the farm. Finally, opt to tube in the quiet river, head out with local guides on a bike, or stick close to the farm and relax in one of the area's most picturesque destination. At 4 pm you'll say farewell and head back to the city after an incredible day with locals.