celestino-north Renouncing the world, the Mountains of Pope Celestine, North Majella Module
“That mountain with its gentle aspect and soft silhouettes transmitted a sense of safety and promised protection… and the Majella welcomed them, hid them in its woods and its valleys, in its caves and among its rocks, conceding them their longed-for solitude without isolating them completely from the world of men…”

Where: Parco Equituristico Majella Morrone, Sant’Eufemia a Maiella, Abruzzo
When: from May to October
Duration: 6 days 5 nights
Riding activities: Journey on Horseback of historical, religious and natural interest, integrated before, during or after with visits to some of the Majella’s hermitages along the itinerary with experts in the sector
Tack: English trekking (for the mounts we provide)
Pace: walk (trot and gallop only following the guide’s instructions after careful assessment of the group and with no compromises made to the safety of the horses and riders)
Horses: fit, well trained Haflingers (for the mounts we provide)
Riding ability: expert fit riders, with a minimum of FISE / FITETREC / ENGEA or higher
Optional activities: visits to interesting sites
Prices: €950 per rider with our horse or rider/horse including:
– Mount, Guide
– Accommodation in single, double or triple room with ensuite bathroom
– Tastings and dinners with typical products and dishes from the rural culture of Abruzzo
– Night accommodation for horses, hay, feed
Optional services: Transfer from/to Abruzzo Airport and Pescara Railway Station