8 Days | From £1450pp
Italy ( Best airport: Palermo / Catania)
This residential week offers guests the opportunity to discover one of the most beautiful and unspoilt parts of Sicily from the comfort of your host’s country house on the north coast, within the Madonie Natural Park. Guests will enjoy beautiful and varied riding, including visits to a local vineyard, nearby villages, the breathtaking north coast, and a taste of the high Madonie Mountains, not to mention delicious meals prepared using local produce and a true insight into Sicilian rural life.
Guides and Group Size
You will be hosted by Alex and his family. A true expert of Sicilian culture, history, biodiversity and natural wonders. Alex has guided trails through the island for more than ten years and will guide you safely through this remote part of Sicily.
Maximum number of riders in a group is 10.
Accommodation and Dining
Accommodation is at Casa “Il Bosco”, a charming restored nineteenth century country house, immersed in the wild countryside of the Madonie Park, with breathtaking views of the island’s north coast and the Aeolian Islands.
Evening meals consist of authentic Sicilian cuisine prepared with local produce. A typical evening meal will include a variety of starters, a pasta course, a meat/main course, dessert, wine, water and a digestif. Picnic lunches could include fresh bread, salads, cheeses, olives, charcuterie, Sicilian specialities, wine or other drinks on request, coffee or tea. Special diets and allergies can be catered for with advance notice.
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8 days / 7 nights / 6 days riding
Single supplement £130
Flights & Airport transfers
Do not book flights until you have received the Booking confirmation email from saddletravel.com.
Airport transfers to/from Palermo airports are included in the holiday. Pick-up times on the first day of your holiday will be confirmed after the booking has been made.
- Airport transfers
- 7 nights accommodation
- 6 full days of riding