orta valley The valley of the Orta river offers a series of fascinating opportunities to discover places of great interest for their wildlife and plants, geology, history, architecture and landscape, entering into a direct, new and sustainable relationship with the mountain. Nature, history, food and wine in one of the most classical horse treks in the heart of the Park
Where: Parco Equituristico Majella Morrone, Sant’Eufemia a Majella (PE), Abruzzo
When: all year round, arriving on any day
Duration: 3 days, 2 nights in hotels and B&B according to availability
Riding activities: test ride on the riding ground to assess technical abilities, followed by excursion of about three hours to get to know the environment and the horses on the first day, about 7 hours per day in the saddle on days two and three
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: from average expert to expert in groups of 2 to 6 riders (riders weighing 90 kg and over, please let us know in advance)
Optional activities: guided visit to the “Daniela Brescia” Botanical Gardens
visit to the “Diana e Tamara” Ethnographic Museum
evening visits to the villages of Roccacaramanico and Sant´Eufemia
Prices: € 380 including:
– mount, guide and riding insurance
– Evening visits to the villages
– Guided visit to the “Daniela Brescia” Botanical Gardens
– Visit to the “Diana e Tamara” Ethnographic Museum
Optional services: Transfer from/to Abruzzo Airport and Pescara Railway Station