Riding Holidays in Tuscany

At Castellare di Tonda our guests with a good riding level will be able to live full days in contact with our horses, with short trail rides of one or two hours or daily excursion. Our property is immersed in nature and surrounded by the variedness of beautiful landscape.
We are specialized in riding holidays in Tuscany with paths across cool forests of Mediterranean scrub, expanse of gold wheat, vineyards and olive groves as far as the eye can see. At Castellare you will find a high quality standard in the horse care and ability of our guides : all our instructors are highly qualified and speak fluently English, Italian and German. Our package “Riding holiday in Tuscany” offers 4 different riding proposal:

  • Medieval Tuscany
  • Riding & Relax
  • Western training and reining

Medieval Tuscany

7 nights package

The package includes 18 riding hours with three pic-nic lunches. On Wednesday and Friday afternoon you can choose to enjoy a well-earned rest or to participate at one of Castellare’s numerous activities such as cooking class, wine tasting, wellness at our spa with specific treatments for riders and much more. We require an intermediate+ level . You have to be agile, in good physical condition, able to go up or down on horseback without assistance and you don’t have to be an anxious rider.

For the respect of our horses this package is not available in July and August.

Minimum 2 people

The package includes:

  •  7 nights stay
  • 18 hours of trail ride
  • half board (breakfast and dinner). Our breakfast buffet is made with zero-kilometer ingredients, home-made bread and cakes, for dinner you can choose three courses from our daily menu ( depending on the season dinner could be also a buffet or a theme evening)
  • 3 pic-nic lunches

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Medieval Tuscany

4 nights package

The package includes 12 riding hours with two pic-nic lunches. We require an intermediate+ level . You have to be agile, in good physical condition, able to go up or down on horseback without assistance and you don’t have to be an anxious rider.

For the respect of our horses this package is not available in July and August.

Minimum 2 people

The package includes:

  • 4 nights stay
  • 12 hours of trail ride
  • half board (breakfast and dinner). Our breakfast buffet is made with zero-kilometer ingredients, home-made bread and cakes, for dinner you can choose three courses from our daily menu ( depending on the season dinner could be also a buffet or a theme evening)
  • 2 pic-nic lunches

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Riding & Relax

Relax for people who want to improve themselves (from beginner rider to intermediate rider)

7 nights package

This proposal includes an improvement path of 12 hours with the aim of going outside on a trail ride across our beautiful routes through our hills. You will do only lessons until you have reached a good riding level to go on a trail ride. If our riding instructors will consider that your riding level isn’t enough to go outside, you will do only lessons.

Usually we do one hour riding in the morning and one hour riding in the afternoon from Sunday to Friday soggiorno di 7 notti

  • 7 nights stay
  • 12 hours of riding lessons, with a possible trail ride if you have a good riding level
  • half board (breakfast and dinner). Our breakfast buffet is made with zero-kilometer ingredients, home-made bread and cakes, for dinner you can choose three courses from our daily menu ( depending on the season dinner could be also a buffet or a theme evening)

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Riding & Relax

4 nights package

This proposal includes an improvement path of 6 hours with the aim of going outside on a trail ride across our beautiful routes through our hills. You will do only lessons until you have reached a good riding level to go on a trail ride. If our riding instructors will consider that your riding level isn’t enough to go outside, you will do only lessons.
Usually we do one hour riding in the morning and one hour riding in the afternoon

  • 4 nights stay
  • 6 hours of riding lessons, with a possible trail ride if you have a good riding level
  • half board (breakfast and dinner). Our breakfast buffet is made with zero-kilometer ingredients, home-made bread and cakes, for dinner you can choose three courses from our daily menu ( depending on the season dinner could be also a buffet or a theme evening)

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Riding intermediate level

Horse riding lovers with a good riding experience level will be able to spend hours completely surrounded by nature with paths through vineyards and olive groves of our estate.

7 nights package:

  • 7 nights stay
  • 12 hours of riding – 2 hours of trail ride for 6 days
  • half board (breakfast and dinner).
    Our breakfast buffet is made with zero-kilometer ingredients, home-made bread and cakes, for dinner you can choose three courses from our daily menu ( depending on the season dinner could be also a buffet or a theme evening)

4 nights package:

  • 4 nights stay
  • 6 hours of riding – 2 hours of trail ride for 3 days usually in the morning
  • half board (breakfast and dinner).
    Our breakfast buffet is made with zero-kilometer ingredients, home-made bread and cakes, for dinner you can choose three courses from our daily menu ( depending on the season dinner could be also a buffet or a theme evening)

 

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Learn how to ride in Tuscany

A weekend to learn the rudiments of western riding with our qualified riding instructors and a regenerating treatment at the spa : could you imagine a more exciting holiday?
With our special package” Learn how to ride in Tuscany” you can learn more about our beautiful horses and… who knows, your next holiday could be an entire week of trail ride in paths surrounded by nature of our country resort with wellness center. After the riding lesson at our horse stable you can at last relax in our wellness center and take advantage of specialized treatments to relax your muscles, which were engaged in equestrian activities.

Our specialized treatments:

  • refreshing post-ride bandage
  • facial treatment
  • relaxing massage

The package includes:

  • 2 nights stay in a 2-room apartment classic with the possibility to stay longer
  • half board (breakfast and dinner). Our breakfast buffet is made with zero-kilometer ingredients, home-made bread and cakes, for dinner you can choose three courses from our daily menu ( depending on the season dinner could be also a buffet or a theme evening)
  • one hour riding lesson for adults in our 1000 square meters arena. For beginner rider our instructor will see if it is better to begin with 30 minutes approach to the horse + 30 minutes lesson
  • free riding lesson of 30 minutes for kids from 7 to 12 years old
  • a wellness path where you can use footbath, emotional shower (chromatic and with essential oils), Turkish bath, sauna, aromatic Scottish shower with balsamic oils, panoramic and evocative outdoor jacuzzi with heated water, and relaxation area with splendid views of the Tuscan hills and excellent herbal teas
  • a specialized treatment to cool down your muscles, which were engaged in equestrian activities
  • welcome kit to use in our wellness center (towel, bathrobe, slippers)
  • Welcome kit from Castellare di Tonda with maps of the nature trails within the estate, useful information for your stay, bars, restaurants and shops in the area, excursions and sports activities available
  • free wifi connection
  • free upgrade at your arrival in a superior apartment if available

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Western training and Reining

This package is made specifically for people who are interested in deepening the technical part of this discipline, it gives the possibility to go into every topic and work from a precourse of horsemanship until the performance.

The proposal reining/western riding includes 5 days of lessons with a qualified instructor (one hour lesson in the morning and one hour lesson in the afternoon).

7 nights package

The package includes:

  • 7 nights stay
  • 10 hours of riding lessons
  • half board (breakfast and dinner). Our breakfast buffet is made with zero-kilometer ingredients, home-made bread and cakes, for dinner you can choose three courses from our daily menu ( depending on the season dinner could be also a buffet or a theme evening)

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Western training and Reining

4 nights package

The package includes:

  • 4 nights stay
  • 6 hours of riding lessons
  • half board (breakfast and dinner). Our breakfast buffet is made with zero-kilometer ingredients, home-made bread and cakes, for dinner you can choose three courses from our daily menu ( depending on the season dinner could be also a buffet or a theme evening)

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