All programmes includes seven nights – or 5 on the beginners short-programme – on a standard or superior Double room with full board, balcony, WI-FI, and climate control, as well as a mini-bar, safe box, water kettle, telephone and satellite television.
A LA CARTE PROGRAM OR SEA & MOUNTAINS PROGRAM
We will split A la Carte Program in two seasons and we will have to kinds Program for the next 2019, due to the new trails we can organize to the beach during the winter-spring months and the new trail to ‘Montission’ monastery that we can do along the year.
On both cases, this program begins with a one hour lesson and one hour trail on Monday and is followed by trails and one day off.
During March, April, October and November will be Sea & Mountains Program available, which includes four full days’ rides to the mountain Sant Salvador, Consolació and a new trail to Montission– all are monasteries – and one full day to the natural beach Es Trenc.
The other months, during the summer – May, June, July, August and September – it will not include the all day trail to the beach and instead of it they will have a day to choose between one hour dressage, one hour and a half of jumping lesson or two hours riding out. At this case, we will speak about A la Carte Program.
Each programs includes one day to visit the old city of Mallorca, Palma or Es Trenc Beach.
Sea & Mountains Program will include two hours to relax on our Wellness center during the winter-spring months.
Our teacher and guide of riding trails has more than 12 years experience with us. He is a nature and horse lover. He likes explaining to riders about vegetation, kind of fruits, types of animals and other curiosities of our Island.
<< Joe, who gave us the lesson and was to be our trail guide for the week, was funny, cheerful, knowledgeable and possessed boundless energy. He explained that the carob trees’ pods are a particular favorite with the horses, hence termed “horse chocolate”.>> – Article wrote on Untacked by Ann Jameison.
NEW ALL DAY TRAIL TO MONASTERY MONTISSION
Leaving from the Antique “Es Pagos” farm which dates back to the year 1664, we Will galop over the plants until arriving at a wooded área. On our way we Will pass by an abandoned cement Factory and cross through the Antique narrow streets of the town of Porreras from which we Will start the ascent to Montission.
The support vehicle Will be waiting for us with a typical picnic lunch. The Monastery of Montission was built in 1339. After visiting all the sites of the monastery of Montission, we Will head back down the mountain, passing through the town of Porreras by way of alternative Trail enjoying the sunrroundings made up mainly of crop fields.
We Will finish our excursión upon arriving at “Es Pagos” farm to come back to Son Menut by a mini bus.
Duration: approximately 6 hours and 30 minutes.
NEW ALL DAY TRAIL TO THE BEACH ES TRENC
After a local breakfast in Son Menut, we get to know our horses and get ready to start our adventure. We leave from Son Menut with a mini bus to Sa Rapita (Campos) – 20 minutes by car from our finca. Sa Rapita was a small fisher village and is probably the closest town to one of Mallorca’s best beaches and Natural Park based on the south coast within the municipality of Campos. Today Sa Rapita is known, due to the exceptional beauty of the coastline. With over 3-kilometres of fine White sand, this area has been compared to the Caribbean because of it’s lush vegetation and cristal clear blue waters.
Once the horses have been prepared in Sa Rapita, we will leave direction to the natural beach of Es Trenc. This beach stretches from Sa Rapita along the coastal strip and a tiny town “Ses Covetes” to the larger town of “Colonia Sant Jordi”.
The salty smell of the Mediterranean sea gives you a first impression of Mallorca on a horseback. After some trots and gallops, we reach a small village called “Ses Covetes”. Riding through this villafe and after some gallops along the beach we will arrive to Es Trenc natural park and beach – hearing the sound of the sea beyond the golden sand, seeing sand dunes and swallows flying above us on the blue sky.
Leaving from the beach, we ride through a bush to reach a path that will take us to the salt mountains enjoying fantastic views of the local flora and fauna.
The extraordinary environmental value of this natural area is enshrined in varios protection measures, among them Natural Area of Special Interest (ANEI), Special Conservation Zone and Special Bird Protection Zone. It also be part of the EU Nautra 2000 Network.
It is in the “Salobrar” where is a set of constructed ponds, linked to the sea by a channel of seawater from Es Trenc beach and dedicated to the extraction of salt. This ecosystem has the presence of 171 species of birds, in addition to numerous traditional plants with an extensión of 330 hectares. Along the Trail we will see several birds, tradtitional flamingos, frogs and a variety of plants and flowers.
The most imporessive is the light and the variety of colours and smells we perceive of nature.
Underneath shady treed our picnic is waiting for us. Enjoy a typical lunch with a country view and get to know some curiosities of Mallorca explained by our guide.
After it, we stard out the return to the departing point where we will fins the mini bus which will bring us back to Son Menut in about 20 minutes and at the time we will have time to relax and have dinner.
Duration: approximately 4 hours riding.
SPORT & WELLNESS PROGRAMM
Clients will have two half-days to cycle though the peaceful, sun-drenched countryside or visit Felanitx, the nearest town, located only 4 km away.
The program also includes five hours of riding lessons and five hour trail. In addition to these activities, one of the programme days will provide clients with the opportunity to enjoy the wonderful beach of Es Trenc or visit the capital of Mallorca, Palma. You may choose to enjoy this free time on their own or arrange free transportation with the hotel staff.
We also offer 3 hours of massages treatment during the stay, including: one hour of lymphatic masaje, one hour of relaxing masaje and one hour of body treatment.
This program also includes four hours of SPA Access -two times of 2 hours each- to enjoy our Finnish sauna, Turkish sauna, Jacuzzi, Scottish shower and hot seat.
THE SPORT AND WELLNESS PROGRAMME WILL BE AVAILABLE DURING THE MONTHS OF MARCH, APRIL, MAY, OCTOBER AND NOVEMBER 2019.
Dressage Programme is the best choice for those riders who love P.R.E horses or Stallions and wants to improve their riding skills up as they ride twelve dressage hours lessons a week, one hour Trail and one all day Trail to the mountain.
This program begins with a one hour dressage lesson and one Trail on Monday and is followed day by day for dressage lessons and one full day rides to the mountain monastery. Usually, the all day Trail is on Thuersday or Friday, but may vay.
Many people are fond of the Ansalusian horse as it is beautiful and enjoyable to ride.
Beginners program is for riders who have recently started riding horses, who want to start but have never set out to do it, for those riders who rode and hae left this wonderful sport but want to regain the feeling of be on a horseback or for families who want to ride together and enjoy the time on a horseback with thier children.
Riders can choose between 5 or 7 days of beginners program on a double room with full board. Depending if they choose 5 or 7 days, they rill ride 6 or 8 hours respectively and 6 or 8 hours Trail. Trails are of 1 or 2 hours riding.
Between lessons, you can lie by the pool and enjoy the sun, while you watch riders being trained in the paddocks.
This program is for those who wants it all. Dressage on a fantastic Andalusian horse, day rides through amazing nature and intensive hours of jumping and flatwork.
Have the best posible holiday by combining riding training with sun and mediterranean food and drink. You will get three hours jumping lessons and four hours flatwork, three hours dressage lessons, one hour ride out and one all day Trail to the mountain.
All this accompanied by a comfortable room to rest after these intensive days on horseback.
Our teacher of beginner and jumping lessons haver more tan 30 years experience with horses and more tan 15 years being part of Son Menut team. She is specialist working with children and beginners as we carry out more tan 12 Campus of Young riders – from 7 to 18 years old – per year. She stands out for it’s simplicity, patience and sympathy.
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