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Agriturismo Il Frantoio

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Highlight of our Trip to Rome and Tuscany

My wife, daughter and I had an awesome 2 hour ride through the hills of Tuscany including the... read more

Reviewed 28 September 2015
Lena B
Agoura Hills, California
cantering through the tuscan vineyards.

We visit this area every year and one of the highlights of our stay is riding at these stables. The... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2015
Polly M
London, United Kingdom
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27 Sep 2015
“Highlight of our Trip to Rome and Tuscany”
13 Aug 2015
“cantering through the tuscan vineyards.”
Il Frantoio 1484 Riding Center offers excursions in the countryside surrounding Cortona to riders with some experience as well as lessons for all levels in one of our two rings. Our instructors are experienced and FISE certified and we have close to...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
| Loc. San Martino a Bocena, 52044, Cortona, Italy
+39 331 786 2070
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Reviewed 28 September 2015

My wife, daughter and I had an awesome 2 hour ride through the hills of Tuscany including the vineyards and olive orchards of the most picturesque countryside I have seen anywhere. Mario led us down the dirt roads and winding paths, each corner revealing the...More

Date of experience: September 2015
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Reviewed 14 August 2015

We visit this area every year and one of the highlights of our stay is riding at these stables. The man who takes us out is called Mario, a fluent English/French/Italian speaker and a very interesting and erudite man. If you have a bit of...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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Reviewed 6 August 2015 via mobile

Il Frantoio Riding Center offers amazing hacking through the hills of Tuscany. Mario was easy to work with over email prior to the trip, answering all of our questions. The ride has stunning views through olive and grape fields. Mario was a great guide!! It's...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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Reviewed 24 July 2015

This is such a great place and such a lovely way to spend an afternoon, we went in the evening starting at 18:30 we got on the horses rode around the paddock quickly with Mario just as a little refresher then had an hours ride...More

Date of experience: July 2015
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Reviewed 22 July 2015 via mobile

Mario took my wife and two teenagers (14 and 17) and I on a two hour ride up in the hills at 8am today. It was spectacular. The best horses we have ridden - everybody had a blast. Thru grape and olive vineyards, along streams...More

Date of experience: July 2015
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Response from Communications_OS | Property representative |
Hello VFontana1! We'd be happy to have you visit us for a ride out in the hills above Cortona. To answer your question, we organize 1 - 3 hour riding excursions for small groups of max 4 riders (with experience). Our trips... More
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