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Horse trekking from Montone to Pietralunga
Horse trekking excursions to discover the Carpina Valley, between Pietralunga and Montone.
Durée
4 Days
Point de rencontre
Pietralunga
Prix
€ 365
Organisateur
Consortium ASSOCIAZIONE VALLE DEL CARPINA

Our association promotes, organizes and plans tailor-made thematic, enogastronomic, historical-artistic and sporting in this unspoilt corner of Umbria.

The Carpina Valley is an unexplored oasis in the northern part of the Umbria region, on the border with the Marches and at a short distance from Tuscany. The area is rich in history and traditions that can be also perceived among local people. Thre you can enjoy pleasant stays discovering a new culture and admiring a wild nature. After a journey through hills and valleys you arrive in Pietralunga, an ancient village with a small community.   Once there  you will soon have the feeling of being in a place with a past still alive. The simple and  humble people there are strongly linked to their traditions, they are  very hospitable and are pleased to share with you their everyday life even for a short period. Here are some definitions for the Carpina Valley: The Valley of Colours. For the peculiarity of its natural environment. The Spring and Autumn seasons portray landscapes with a unique variety of colours, You can  admire them by participating to the leaf peeping activities guided by experts. The Valley of Flavours. In the Farmholidays and country houses, once ancient farms and country inns,  you can now enjoy genuine food prepared by skilled housewives following  recipes handed down from generations: handmade pasta, torta sul panaro (a traditional flat bread),  pork products following ancient processing methods and gnocchi made with the precious white potato grown on the land of Pietralunga The Valley of Crafts It will be exciting for you to be part of a community where ancient crafts are preserved and are still alive in the old worhshops of blacksmith or in the seasonal activities of peasants. The  Valley of Scents The White Truffle, the Summer Truffle and the Bianchetto flavour dishes all year round. Wild fruit such as cherries and blackthorns are processed to make delicious liqueurs The Valley of Silence A sense of peace and quiet atmosphere has surrounded for centuries this territory. Lots of Pilgrims choose to stop and rest in the Village, that is an intermediare stage of the religious Franciscan Way going  fron Assisi to La Verna   We  can offer itineraries combining the various activities of the Carpina Valley and following your specific interests and requirements.  

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Ce qui est inclus

3 nights half-board accommodation;

2 picnic lunches;

Drinks at mealsUse of horses and stables;

Equestrian guideInsurance.

Ce qui n'est pas inclus

Tips, personal extras and anything not specified under the heading “the price includes”.  

Programme
4 Days

Nella Valle del Carpina, da Montone a Pietralunga una selvaggia natura e cibo genuino. Un’oasi tutta da scoprire, inserita nella parte più settentrionale dell’Umbria al confine con le Marche e a pochi Km dalla Toscana. Ricca di storia e di tradizioni che si percepiscono fra la gente. Tra torrenti, vallate e cime panoramiche vivrete entusiasmanti momenti a contatto con la natura e in compagnia del nostro amico cavallo, sostando presso agriturismi, locande e trattorie.

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Arrivo e sistemazione

Arrivo a Pietralunga in serata. Sistemazione in bio-agriturismo. Cena con prodotti tipici biologici. Presentazione programma del giorno successivo.

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Escursione a cavallo

Tappa Pietralunga-Montone. Ritrovo in maneggio presso agriturismo in loc. Col Preiano a 2km dal borgo di Pietralunga. Preparazione e sistemazione dei cavalli.Ore 10.00: partenza con la nostra guida equestre Fabio che, seguendo i sentieri naturalistici che costeggiano il torrente Carpina e l’antica via dei mulini ad acqua, vi condurrà fino all’agriturismo per sosta pranzo. Cavalcando lungo la via del Carpina si incontreranno vari punti d’interesse quali Osservatorio astronomico di Coloti e Rocca d’Aries.

Ore 18.00: arrivo presso Centro Ippico Natura e Cavallo di Montone dove Rita e Marino vi attenderanno per una gustosa cena. In serata facoltativa visita al caratteristico borgo medievale di Montone e sistemazione nel vicino agriturismo.

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Escursione a cavallo

Dopo colazione ritrovo in scuderia per la preparazione dei cavalli. Partenza da Montone verso Pietralunga attraverso un crinale panoramico che condurrà a Pieve de Saddi. Sosta per pranzo al sacco. Dopo pranzo di nuovo in sella per inoltrarci in sentieri nei boschi lungo i quali si incontreranno vecchi casolari, antiche testimonianze di una locale cultura contadina. Nel tardo pomeriggio arrivo in scuderia. 

Cena e pernottamento presso bio-agriturismo del maneggio.

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Partenza

Colazione e partenza.

Contacts
Téléphone
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Adresse
Vocabolo Carubano, 53 (06026) Pietralunga PG