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“Horseback Riding to Waterfall El Pilón” Tour

Departure from Trinidad, Santic Spíritus, Cuba
“Horseback Riding to Waterfall El Pilón” Tour - “Horseback Riding to Waterfall El Pilón” Tour
from $50.00

General Information and Program Details

  • Duration: 6 hrs
  • Departure time: 08.45 hrs
  • Tour guide: Yes
  • Children are allowed: Yes
  • Languages spoken: Spanish, English and French

“Horseback Riding to Waterfall El Pilón” Tour


Our proposal is that you join us in this experience on horseback that makes it an unforgettable memory, you will know every detail of interest corresponding to our history and customs, as well as enjoy the riches offered by the natural environment.

The tour begins with a short walk through the historic center of the village, near a battery of cannons that were very important for the defense of the village and was a military fortification, this place today has an important archaeological and historical value. A horse trainer is waiting for you there to explain the instructions on how to easily handle the horse.

During the tour you will enjoy the typical fauna of the pre mountain area, where the tocororo, the cotorra, the zunzún etc. live, which have a colorful plumage and happy trills. You will visit interesting sites of diverse nature: ruins of one of the sugar mills, slave quarters, as well as the typical huts of the Cuban farmers, that rustic house built with boards and guano. There you will be able to taste a black coffee and a manufactured tobacco, a combination of perfect flavors, and very Creole (Optional not included).

The best part of the trail comes at the end: a small natural paradise called Hoyo del Pilón. After a somewhat warm journey through the countryside, the crystal-clear river is seductive, with its waterfalls that plunge down from the Escambray mountains. This waterfall is produced from approximately eight meters high to some natural pools associated with cave systems. In this place you will have access to gastronomic services, a Creole lunch of a roasted pig in spike, or a snack (optional not included).

Program Details

  • Departure on horseback to El Pilón.
  • Horse riding tour where you will enjoy the ecological natural reserve and contemplate the landscape of the mountains in a natural world.
  • Enjoy the waterfall and its crystalline waters, there is country music, cocktails, and restaurant with optional Cuban Creole food (not included in the price).
  • Return to the city on horseback.
  • Then return to Trinidad to the Céspedes Park or client's accommodation.
  • End of the excursion.

Customer's pick up location: At the address of the hostel where you are staying or in the reference place (municipal library, located in Marti street, in front of the bank and a very popular ATM cash withdrawal place).

TIPS: • Recommended: Light clothing, swimwear, sunglasses, water and light meals with sweet and protein, hats or caps, hard tennis or hiking boots and sandals, other protective for seasons rain, solar protection and photographic camera.


  • Private tour
    Private tour on horseback with specialized guide service in several languages and the services described in the program. The best price.
    1 Adult
    (Daily departures)
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