Horse riding, cycling and trekking routes
The Maremma is one of the most beautiful places for sportsmen, thanks to a perfect synthesis of nature, art and well-being. The possibility of practising any kind of sport, under the guidance of professional instructors, will make you dream of being on holiday in these splendid places with their authentic and uncontaminated flavour.
Sport is an alternative way to approach these places and discover its enchanting views, letting yourself be bewitched by the beauty of the landscapes.
Those who prefer an avant-garde kind of discovery know that in the Maremma they can enjoy horse riding, trekking and mountain biking, choosing from a wide range of excursion routes under the guidance of instructors.
Equestrian tourism: an opportunity to get to know evocative places rich in history and culture.
An exciting experience in contact with uncontaminated nature, to discover the beauty and variety of the Maremma landscapes.
The man on horseback is the very image of this territory, of its strength and its bursting vitality.
A ride in silence, along shady paths or following the soft curves of a river, is the easiest and most suggestive way to visit this land, immersing yourself in its colours and inebriating scents.
An unforgettable journey through woods, hills and plains, to feel suspended in a different, slower time.
And not to neglect the itinerary of taste and savour the typical dishes of the Tuscan and Maremma tradition, a stop in a AGRITOURISM, where you can rediscover the customs and rhythms of a simple life.
Ready to go fast on your bike? Good! The Maremma offers 35 dedicated cycling routes: a wide range of possibilities for bikers who love the taste of discovery and are fond of the succession of climbs and descents in one of the greenest places in Italy, which amazes with spectacular and sudden openings on breathtaking views.
You can opt for a 'grand tour' of the Maremma, along a route of around 370 km that crosses the province of Grosseto and explores the most impervious corners of this wild but spectacular part of Tuscany, or choose more adventurous routes: cross country, enduro, freeride and downhill through woods and forests, for those with adrenaline in their blood. In short, there really is something for everyone: cycling in the Maremma will be a unique experience, to be told about upon returning home!
Discover the itineraries in Civitella Paganico
ORGANISE YOUR EXCURSIONS
La Corte di Ardengo organises horseback rides from 2 to 5 hours through the hills, woods, prairies and small beautiful valleys surrounding Civitella, as well as trips and trekking on horseback from 2 to 7 days in the Tuscan and Latium Maremma, in Umbria, in the Val di Farma Regional Park and in Val d'Orcia. At the Corte di Ardengo it is also possible to rent electric bikes on a daily basis so that you can take wonderful rides through the hills and valleys that surround our territory, even without any particular experience or training. The bikes are provided by a specialised company and brought to Civitella on request for guests to use.
Scuderie La Fagianaia organises riding lessons for adults and children, horse-riding activities and hippotherapy sessions.
Le Orme is an association in the area that deals with cultural, food and wine and accessible tourism, trekking, education for schools, organisation of events, and is a reference point for Italian and foreign travel agencies and tour operators. Le Orme organises routes and tours in Tuscany and Upper Lazio, in particular: the Maremma, Siena, the Tuscan Archipelago Islands, the Sienese Hills and the Viterbo area.
The Terramare association promotes sports and social activities, organises recreational activities and environmental education. Terramare also raises awareness on the theme of "preserving and enhancing the sea resource and natural ecosystems" through beach and forest cleaning, environmental and sports education workshops, guided excursions and trekking, canoe-kayak and surf-sup courses, soft rafting and the organisation of cultural events.
The Associazione Trekking Paganico APS was set up to re-evaluate the routes, roads and activities of the Municipality of Civitella Paganico. It organises walks and trekking in the municipal area.
The ASD Civitella Bike & Trekking aims to promote sport, in particular mountain biking and trekking, and to rediscover old, abandoned or little-used paths and routes in an area between the Maremma, the Valdorcia and the Val di Farma, which is little known but rich in almost unspoilt beauty.