Riding in Calabria:
Perfect combination mountain and sea, hill and plain, customs and traditions, flavors and colorsThe Calabria it’s a wonderful land made of natural havens little-known and represents the Ideal destination for equestrian tourists who want to discover the territory and its people on horseback savoring, slowly, the extreme wealth of the cradle of Magna Greece.
With his double shoreline – that Tyrrhenian (characterized by the intensity and colors of the Wildlife, the Sea And Mediterranean) and that Ionic (with colder waters but equally spectacular and picturesque landscapes) – Calabria lends itself well to walks on the beach riding a horse with the sound of the waves crashing to shore and the wind bearing the scent of the sea.
Featuring an alternation of pine forests, cultivated fields and rural villages with flocks of cattle and sheep grazing in the wild, theSila Plateau has anaverage altitude of between 1,200 meters and 2,000 meters with a gentle, undulating landscape. Cross the beauties from the Sila plateau with trekking on horseback of one or more days along paths that branch through the territory along sites of interest, from Fallistro Giants To old “tractors” of robbers, is an excellent opportunity for riders and riders who immersed in an exceptional natural environment will have to enjoy in depth its wonders and its incredible colors.
Another A must-see destination for those who love to ride horses is Pollino National Park (between Calabria and Basilicata) where you can organize excursions of various nature and duration – based on the rider’s ability – crossing immense and fascinating cedar plantations: a wonderful adventure in the company of a wonderful animal to regenerate and open up new perspectives.