Italy Horse Riding

Tuscany riding catches your interest? Look no further! Horse riding is a specialty at Castellare di Tonda

Castellare di Tonda is located in one of the most magical parts of Tuscany. The owners passion are the horses. As a result you will find a high quality standard of horses and instruction levels. English or western riders can experience the excitements of reining. Franco is an internationally qualified trainer available for private lessons, due to this they have a selection of highly trained purebred reining Quarter-horses. The guides are expertly qualified and speak fluently English, Italian and German.

Their equestrian centre is one of the best private riding schools found in Tuscany. For this reason, there is a full sized indoor arena for riding- or private reining lessons. The covered round pen and a full size outdoor arena are ideal places for beginners. There is a breeding stud and horse training centre. As a result, the school horses are of very high standard.  You will also love to watch the foals and young horses living free.

Historical Tuscany Farmhouses

You will be accommodated in one of the beautiful typical Tuscany farmhouses.

There are twelve historical farmhouses in total. Rebuild with all comfort and in ancient Tuscany stile. This amazing property once belonged to a noble Italian family. The farmhouses are spread over 900 acres. Each farmstead is divided into different sized apartments. Every farmhouses has its own private swimming pool. Some even have an additional children swimming pool.

Cities like Pisa, Siena, Florence and San Gimignano are easy to reach. Discover Tuscany’s great culinary traditions, specialties and fragrances, in a picturesque setting where time seems to stand still. Whether you are looking for a holiday, a weekend getaway or for a special event, Castellare di Tonda will pamper you to experience an unforgettable stay.


With this package you will have lessons with Franco, as well as some trail riding.

Train & Ride Holiday

For those looking to experience more of the countryside.

Medieval Package

For those who want to ride less and enjoy the tranquility or some spa treatments.

Relax & Ride

My personal tip: have a reining lesson with Franco, he is amazing!