Mallorca: The island of monasteries 2021
Majorca is the largest of the islands of the Balearic archipelago, called “the Queen”. The island is known among tourists from all over the world for its protected bays, limestone mountains and Roman and Moorish remains. The capital Palma has a lively nightlife, not to be missed Plaza mayor and Plaza del Sol; it also houses the Almudaina royal palace and the cathedral of Santa María, dating back to the 13th century. In the old part of the city, the Arab Baths are also worth a visit, testimony of the glorious past and a fascinating example of Moorish architecture. But there is a very interesting spiritual and religious aspect of the island… .. it is not only beautiful beaches and crystal clear sea, it is in fact dotted with monasteries and convents that we will have the privilege of visiting on the saddle of beautiful Andalusians.
Departure dates on request from March to December with a minimum of 2 people departing from Italy
PARTICIPANTS: MIN 2 MAX 6
Expect an arrival between h. 14.00 and h. 17.00. Pick-up by our correspondents and transfer (to be paid locally) to the finca for dinner and overnight.
After having breakfast ,we will meet the horses and there will be a one-hour lesson to familiarize yourself with your horse. Once everyone is comfortable we will explore the surrounding area for another hour or so. Free time available in the afternoon. Overnight at the finca.
Today a full day on the saddle (about 5-6 hours) to reach our first monastery, Consolaciò. Picnic lunch, overnight at the finca.
Also today a full day on the saddle (about 5-6 hours) to reach the monastery of Montission. Picnic lunch, overnight at the finca.
Free day, meals are included at the finca. We suggest a visit to the capital Palma or a little relaxation at the beautiful beach of Es Trenc. Overnight at the finca.
After having breakfast, we will be on the saddle towards the Sant Salvador mountain. Full day on the saddle with picnic lunch. Overnight at the finca.
After having breakfast, you can decide to take a short horseback ride for a couple of hours or take advantage of a show jumping or dressage riding lesson. Meals and overnight at the finca.
Breakfast and transfer to the airport in time for your flight to Italy.
Tariff per person, starting from:
|From 1 March 2021 to 31 December 2021||€ 1,220||€ 220|
(B / L / D): B = breakfast; L = lunch; D = Dinner
|Fee for non-riders||
|Upgrade to a superior double room per person||
|Single supplement in superior room||
Difficulty level: From ° to °°°°°
DURATION: 8 DAYS / 7 NIGHTS
DIFFICULTY: °°° (INTERMEDIATE)
ACCOMMODATION: typical finca
EQUIPMENT: ENGLISH SADDLE
HORSES: ANDALUSIAN, ARAB-SPANISH
GAIT: 5 days on the saddle . We proceed to the three gaits. A good physical condition and the ability to control him in open spaces are required from the rider.
TYPE : Equestrian stay with overnight stay in finca
7 nights in a typical Spanish-style finca. This structure, 20 minutes from the beach, was founded in 1993 as a horse farm, surrounded by gardens and lush vegetation of native flora. Over time, the farm has been transformed into a country hotel with a riding school with over 100 horses, a restaurant, swimming pool and spa. Bicycles can be rented for guests (for a fee).
The 12 rooms (6 standard + 6 superior) are simple, with private bathroom and equipped with mini bar, telephone, satellite TV, wi-fi, hairdryer, safe, air conditioning. Laundry service for a fee.
Full board from dinner on day 1 to breakfast on day 8. The meals served are of typical Mediterranean cuisine prepared with local products. In fine weather they are served on the terrace.
It is possible to report intolerances and request vegetarian menus.
Note: The itinerary described above is to be considered indicative. It may be subject to variations due to weather conditions or circumstances beyond our control. Only in November it is possible to access the beautiful beach of Es Trenc on horseback for a 4-hour walk (extra, for a fee – Euro 110.00 per person).
It is possible to book a shorter stay (minimum 3 nights).
The tariff includes
The tariff does not include
Duration: 10 days / 9 nights
from € 1980 - Flights excluded
Duration: 8 days / 7 nights
from € 1540 - Voli esclusi
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