Tuscany Castle, Italy
Located one and a half hours from Rome, this splendid 17th century castle has been the property of the noble Caterini family for generations. The family has breathed new life into it by restoring the cottages and farmhouse once used by the farmers. Those keen on horse riding will be delighted with the certified equestrian centre as the quality of the horses, the trails and the English speaking staff will ensure that your stay here is memorable.
A Taste of Sicily, Sicily
This is a small business run by Mark who is not Sicilian but has a great knowledge and love of this beautiful island. This one week package caters for riders who wish to enjoy exploring the beautiful Sicilian hills on horseback, combining their stay with some sightseeing and wining and dining at local restaurants. Riders are expected to be able to walk, trot and canter although the ride will be very much tailor made to suit your experience.
Cefalu to Etna Ride, Sicily
This beautiful riding destination is based on the Italian island of Sicily, the largest island in the Mediterranean Sea and a haven for adventurous riders. The island features a fascinating variety of riding terrain, magnificent views (especially of the coastlines) not to mention a culture rich with history and incredible cuisine. It's the perfect place to ride in good weather before tucking into delicious, hearty fare amongst new friends. There is a longer warm weather season than other parts of Italy with spring starting early - in many areas the ground is carpeted with wild flowers as early as February. The warm weather means that horse riding is possible all year long and that riders can sunbathe and swim as late as November.
Current special offers:
New exploratory trail for the intrepid rider looking for an adventure. The trail will take you deep into the Sicilian countryside making way to the sea. Cost is £783 per person (shared accommodation) for four experienced riders.
A lot of fun guaranteed!
Due to last minute cancellation we have 2 places left on the Cefalu to Etna trail 1 November with 100 euros discount.
Salvatore's Trails, Sicily
These trails were set up by a group of friends who, after riding for years across Sicily themselves, wanted to share their experience, passion and professionalism with lovers of riding in beautiful countryside. These seasoned equestrian guides will accompany you along numerous routes during which you will ride to beautiful destinations including the Madonie Mountains and the Madonie National Park, rich in natural flora and fauna. You will ride through ancient mountain villages, preserved from medieval times with narrow stone streets, markets and churches. Trails across this amazing landscape are an exciting and spectacular way to discover the beauty, history and atmosphere of this wonderful Mediterranean island.
Country and Beach Getaway, Sardinia
This peaceful country hotel is set by the Monte Ferru mountain, surrounded by quiet countryside and woodlands, and not far from the impressive coastline. Guests here can choose to have lessons, rides out from the stables or can take part in their special trail programme which leads you from the hotel to the sea, a distance of about 150km over five days. In order to offer beach riding to guests who would prefer not to do the full trail programme, there is now a secondary set of stables right next to the coast.