Horse-riding and cycling holidays in Italy

Country house hotel Grotte di Castro – Lake of Bolsena

» Horse-riding or cycling holidays: visit the south of Tuscany, Lazio and Umbria

Location: Countryside
Style of the hotel: Rustic and convivial

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A stay off the beaten tracks to regenerate yourself, ride, hike or cycle to discover castles, Italian Renaissance palaces, natural reserves, lakes, medieval perched villages and Etruscan necropolis lost in the countryside of a region almost unknown to mass tourism. We suggest one excursion but please contact us if you wish to check the entire list of activities available.

Bolsena lake & the Bisentina island
A horse or bike ride through chestnut woods, fields and vineyards to Bolsena lake, the largest volcanic lake in Europe, to visit charming fishermen villages and plunge into the crystal clear waters of the Bisentina island. Lunch takes place in a typical trattoria located on the beach. Return to the castle via the archaeological site of Pianezze (Etruscan tombs) taking the old paths used by shepherds.

Key points of the accommodation:
Authenticity and hospitality

Visits around:
Acquapendente, Bolsena lake, Civita di Bagnoregio, Orvieto, Montepulciano, Capalbio, Todi, Siena (102km)

Rome or Florence

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