Horseback riding holidays in S. Cristina – Enjoy nature on horseback
The pristine and unspoilt mountain landscape of the Dolomites with its lush green pastures and craggy mountain peaks offers the perfect conditions for a carefree horseback riding holiday. Always surrounded by high alpine scenery you may expect truly amazing nature experiences during your riding excursion. Horse lovers and children, who are horseback riding enthusiasts, in S. Cristina in Val Gardena will find a true paradise. On horseback you will explore the breathtaking mountains of the UNESCO World Natural Heritage Dolomites and enjoy the feeling of freedom and adventure on horseback. The ideal starting point for your horse riding excursions is the Sporthotel Monte Pana in S. Cristina. From here, you may in no time reach the Horse Stables and Children Park Monte Pana, which in the summer welcomes you with a varied programme.
Horse Stables Monte Pana – Riding lessons and carriage rides in Val Gardena
The Horse Stable Monte Pana in S. Cristina is open all year and offers an exciting programme for your horse riding holidays in the Dolomites. Parents and children will find a true paradise here, at an altitude of 1,600 meters above sea level. Besides 1-hour, half day and full day riding excursions, also horseback riding lessons and pony rides for the youngest guests are offered. In the stunning backdrop of the Sassolungo, private lessons and group courses are available. The children’s park and the joined petting zoo will light up children’s eyes. A special experience is a carriage ride from Monte Pana to the Alpe di Siusi – the largest mountain plateau in Europe. There, you may enjoy a lunch in a rustic mountain lodge before heading back in the afternoon. Insights and perspectives into the fantastic mountain world are guaranteed.
Western riding and trekking tours in Val Gardena
In addition to the Riding Stables Monte Pana, in the villages of Ortisei and Selva there are other farmsteads with a wide range of services. At the equestrian centre Pozzamanigoni in Selva you may ride a few rounds on the back of a pony, or take riding lessons and join a trekking tour in the high alpine mountains. Exciting experiences on horseback are also guaranteed at the Gardena Cowboy Ranch in Ortisei. There, you may learn how to ride Western style and participate in trail rides into the Val Gardena.