enjoying my riding lesson

views towards the rock of Cefalù

riding with a friend

the sanctuary of Gibilmanna

Madonie Mountains Day Excursions

Enchanting excursions, full of surprises, that will allow you to discover varied landscape and botanical species unique to Sicily. 

 

One hour

Pleasant walk through the land of the agriturismo, appropriate mostly for beginners those who are not accustomed to horses.

Price: € 25.00/person

 

Santa Anastasia, 2 hours

A beautiful and scenic tour, suitable for riders with any kind of experience. We ride on the tracks through the vignards of the winery of Sant'Anastasia, famous for its organic and biodynamic wines.

On request it is possible to visit the winery and have a wine tasting. (price of wine tasting not included)

Price: € 40.00/person

 

Castelbuono, 4/5 hours

Half-day excursion that takes you through fields and woods, to the historical town of Castelbuono. Here there is the ancient castle of the barons Ventimiglia, who for centuries ruled by absolute lords throughout the Madonie. (visit of the castle optional)

Price: € 60.00/person

 

Gorge of Tiberius, 6/8 hours
Adventure that takes us to the wild and rugged shores of the river Pollina, in the territory of San Mauro Castelverde, notorious for his stories of bandits that in the past infested the area. Down to the Gorges called in dialect "Miricu", a place highly suggestive. Possibility to descend into the gorges in canoe (€10,00) or swimming. 
Picnic and way back to the agriturismo in the afternoon.

Price: 100.00/person

 

Gibilmanna, 6/8 hours
Very comprehensive tour through the spectacular unknown territory around Cefalù where you can see forests, pastures, olive groves, and vineyards. This way brings us to the shrine of the famous and miraculous Madonna of Gibilmanna, more than 800 meters up the sea level on mount Sant'Angelo.
Picnic and way back to the agriturismo in the afternoon. 

Price: € 100.00/person

 

Sant'Ambrogio, 6/8 hours

Wonderful ride from the hills through the woods and fields until the little costal village of Sant'Ambrogio. During the warmer times of the year is possible to go to the beach with horses and take a swim.
Picnic and way back to the agriturismo in the afternoon.

Price: € 100.00/person

 

Dates:  on request
             

The excursion includes:

  • Helmet and insurance
  • Saddles: English or western

The excursion doesn't include:

  • Lunch at restaurant
  • Dinner
  • Transfers by car from Cefalù or Sant'Ambrogio