Leisures » Horseback riding in Sicily

The riding school “Lo Sperone” is located at the exit of Alcamo in the direction of Balestrate and enjoys a privileged situation for horse riding lovers. Surrounded with hills, olive groves and vineyards which extend down to the sea, it is a perfect start point for an unforgettable horseback hiking.

At 1 kilometer only there is Calatubo castle dating from the late 11th century . The climb to the castle is quite easy and the views are breathtaking .

A 3 km there is the long sandy beach of Alcamo Marina. You will enjoy walking in the water and why not have a bath with your horse. Finally, a great gallop along the sea is an unforgettable experience .

“Il Fiume Caldo ” ( the Hot River ) is located at around ten kilometers . At ” Ponte Bagni ,” the landscape is noteworthy with its small hot sulfur water basins at approximately 45 C° and its small sheltered coves . Naturally, a bath in these hot springs is a must!

The riding school Lo Sperone is situated the heart of the wine route in the province of Trapani. In fact Alcamo produces excellent white wines with the designation ” Bianco d’ Alcamo Doc “. Many routes through the vineyards will be proposed .

You will have therefore a great choice of possibilities, according to your skill and the time you want to devote to your trek. So, put on your boots and get on your horse!

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