7 days--6 dinners and overnights--5 or 6 days riding trek

 

1° ) day-Sunday-

-Arrival in Civitella Marittima in the afternoon.

Civitella is a medieval village on a hilltop at about 30 minutes from Siena.In our typical stone house in the centre of the village, which dates back to the 17th century, we offer our Guests 4 rooms  with private bathroom in B&B service.Dinner in a typical inn in the village.Overnight in our B&B.

 

2°/3°) days-Monday and Tuesday-

Breakfast and departure for a 2 days riding trek in the Farma Valley, a still unspoilt and wild area in a secret and unknown Tuscany.

The Val di Farma is rich in forests and hills, where many wild animals, such as the woolf and the otter, still live.The Farma river area offers amazing views, like the Belagaio Castle, where the Forestry Commission grazes their horses, or the Voltaccia, a lonely beach along the river, where during the summer it is possible to take refreshing baths.Light lunch, dinner and overnight in Agriturismo  with swimming pool.

Tuesday morning breakfast and way back to Civitella through a different route.

Light lunch along the way, dinner in Civitella and overnight in our B&B.

 

4°) day-Wednesday-

At 06.00 am transfer  from Civitella to the MAREMMA PARK (about 40 min by car).

Breakfast on the way.

From 07.00 to 12.00 riding tour with the BUTTERI among cows and horses in a wild state reaching the beach.

At the and of the tour lunch in a typical inn.After lunch transfer  to the VULCI PARK (about 1 hour by car).

Dinner and overnight in Agriturismo.

 

5°)day-Thursday-

Breakfast and departure for a full day trip with the BUTTERI in the VULCI ARCHAELOGICAL PARK, where we will work with livestock among several herds of cows and horses grazing in a wild state. We will ride though ETRUSCAN RUINS and NECROPOLIS.

We will reach the PELLICONE LAKE and cross the VULCI BRIDGE, which is 2500 years old and 35 metres high.

Lunch in a typical inn inside the Park.Dinner and overnight in a traditional "maremmano"  farmhouse.

 

6°) day-Friday-

Breakfast and departure for a full day riding trip through a lonely and fashinating area reaching the unknown STROZZAVOLPE WATERFALL and POGGIO CONTE HERMITAGE, in a very wild canyon along the Fiora river.We will cross the CAVONE,an ancient narrow path dug out into the tuff rock, one hundred metres long and 15 metres high, and we will visit the CASTRO ETRUSCAN TOMBS and RUINS.

Snack along the way. Dinner and overnight in the maremmano Pietrafitta farmhouse .

 

7°) day-Saturday-

for the FIVE DAYS RIDING TREK:

After breakfast departure from Pietrafitta to the airport

 

for the  SIX DAYS RIDING TREK:

In the 6th day we will ride to the CAVONE and the CASTRO RUINS, TOMBS and NECROPOLIS. We will stop for lunch in a typical sheepherd Inn, where we will taste many cheese's varieties,sheep's meat and a lot of vegetables .Dinner and overnight in Pietrafitta.

In the 7° day we will see the STROZZAVOLE WATERFALL and the POGGIO CONTE HERMITAGE.After a stop and a snack in the hermitage, we will cross a lonely valley where many horses, cows and sheeps graze in a wild state and will return to VULCI PARK.The trek will end at about 4 pm.

 

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