Horseback Riding on the Costa Smeralda

Club Cavallo Italia, il 1° Club di chi ama i Cavalli

Horseback Riding on the Costa Smeralda

Famous all over the world, it is the most exclusive resort in the north-east of Sardinia and to find out what’s new in our world, in the world of those who love horses, and learn about new horseback riding before anyone else, sign up to our weekly newsletter here. Thank you.

Horseback Riding on the Costa Smeralda

Horseback Riding on the Costa Smeralda.
We know the Costa Smeralda

The Costa Smeralda owes its name to the color of its sea and to the chromatic variations of the transparent waters that creep into a labyrinth of granite rocks, forming dream landscapes.

If you don’t know it yet, the Costa Smeralda (Monti di Mola in the Gallura area) is a stretch of coast of Gallura north-east of Sardinia about 55 kilometers long that goes from Capo Ferro, just north of Porto Cervo, to the Gulf of Cugnana, at the Rena Bianca Portisco beach in the municipality of Olbia.

Horseback Riding on the Costa Smeralda

Although it is a well-identified territory, sometimes the Costa Smeralda is confused with the whole north-eastern coast of Sardinia, including the villages of Poltu Quatu, Baja Sardinia, Cannigione and Porto Rotondo.

Horseback Riding on the Costa Smeralda

The whole Costa Smeralda is characterized by dream beaches, lonely coves and, from Porto Cervo proceeding south, there are enchanting beaches that from Golfo del Pevero lead to Cala di Volpe passing through Punta Capriccioli, in front of which you will see the islands of Mortorio and Soffi, in the La Maddalena National Park but, until the first half of the twentieth century, it was mainly uninhabited where only the history and culture of a region with ancient traditions lived.

Horseback Riding on the Costa Smeralda.
Now let’s talk about us.

We have created our Clothing Collection and the Club Cavallo Italia embroidered brand will let everyone know that you are part of a special world, the extraordinary world of those who love horses.

Use the button below to choose in our clothing collection. Thank you.

Horseback Riding in Camargue

The Club Cavallo Italia collection is made especially for you as soon as you place an order, which is why it takes us a little longer to deliver it to you.
Making products on demand rather than in large quantities helps reduce overproduction, so thank you for making thoughtful purchasing decisions!
So thank you also from the environment!


Horseback Riding on the Costa Smeralda.
The Costa Smeralda today

The Costa Smeralda we know today was born on 14 March 1962 with the Costa Smeralda Consortium wanted by decision of Prince Karim Aga Khan IV, imam of the Nizarite Ismaili Muslims, of British citizenship and soon became the place of the international jet set and where films such as “Vacanze sulla Costa Smeralda” (next to the poster) and “Vita Smeralda” were shot.

Film Vacanze sulla Costa Smeralda

The heart of the Costa Smeralda is Porto Cervo with the residential areas of Romazzino, Capriccioli, Cava di Volpe, Golfo Pevero, Pantogia and Liscia di Vacca without forgetting Porto Rotondo overlooking the wide Gulf of Cugnana, with its villas and squares with shops each type, set by a magnificent nature.

Horseback riding on the Costa Smeralda Porto Cervo

Porto Cervo

Historical symbol of Porto Cervo is the church of Stella Maris, built in 1968 and which integrates with the surrounding architecture, is located in an extraordinary position with the panoramic view that goes from the harbor inlet on one side and Monte Moro from the other and houses the Mater Dolorosa, by the painter El Greco.

Chiesa di Stella Maris

The church of Stella Maris

In this extraordinary place there are low houses, surrounded by the vegetation of the Mediterranean scrub and granite, villas, golf courses and marinas perfectly integrated into nature where a sparkling nightlife is unleashed in the trendy clubs and small restaurants.

Horseback riding on the costa smeralda insegna

Horseback Riding on the Costa Smeralda. Where to go

We suggest three horseback riding but check first that they are suitable for your experience and, if you want, on the Fise Sardegna website, selecting the province of Sassari, you will certainly find the equestrian centers that will be happy to help you and, if you are traveling with your horse, read our tips here. Thank you.

Horseback riding in Camargue drive

Padula Saloni, a protected wildlife area founded in 1979, close to the Gulf of Arzachena and the beach of Lu Postu, is a Mediterranean scrub of just under 400 hectares with a freshwater lake (a “padula”, as they call it in Gallura).
You will live in the extraordinary biodiversity of its fauna, in particular its approximately 190 species of birds, including 77 nesting species, considered among the most precious in Northern Sardinia.
In the photo alongside a purple heron.

Padula Saloni

Not far from the Costa Smeralda, the beach surrounding the Gulf of Arzachena is the perfect place for a horseback ride for experts but also for beginners where, in a quiet and fascinating atmosphere, you can also experience the unforgettable experience of bathing in horse.

Crossing the beach of Lu Postu you can climb the hills surrounding the town of Cannigione and enjoy the breathtaking view of the coast and the Maddalena archipelago.

Horseback Riding on the Costa Smeralda Gulf Alzachena

The Gulf of Arzachena

Horseback Riding on the Costa Smeralda. Where to sleep

As we always do, we suggest three hotels but the offer is really wide and we are sure that you will find the perfect accommodation for you.
Hotel Cala di Volpe in Porto Cervo, the Hotel Pitrizza also in Porto Cervo, and the Hotel Villa del Golfo, in the photo, in Cannigione.

Hotel Villa del Golfo

Hotel Villa del Golfo

And after your Horseback Riding on the Costa Smeralda …

… afterwards your horseback riding on the Costa Smeralda we recommend horseback riding in another very elegant location: Cortina d’Ampezzo.

Horseback Riding in Cortina

For your horseback riding…

… for your horseback riding do not forget our Bags Collection hand-made bags in genuine Italian leather by expert leather masters at your home and we offer the shipping costs with the Premium Services reserved for our Customers.
Thank you.

Club cavallo Italia

Thank you and finally…

…finally, if you love horses as we love them, sign up for italian weekly newsletter Club Cavallo Italia here and enter the world of horse lovers, a special world made up of people who are always looking for the best for their life and for the people they love.

We are waiting for you.

And if you want to write to us: We always reply.

Thanks again and see you soon