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Eledorado Ranch

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Contrada Due Gravine SNC, 75100, Matera, Italy
+39 328 761 0502
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Best place ever for western riding!

What a highlight to spend two hours riding with Emanuel into the most gorgeous countryside. His... read more

Reviewed September 18, 2017
Stacy W
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A must if you find yourself in Matera

Had a wonderful morning on the ranch and on the trek! Ele has great relationship with the horses... read more

Reviewed October 24, 2016
Claire L
via mobile
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They say that those who are riding does not have feet on the ground and from the saddle, can be seen more easily a better world. Our world is made of nature, genuine and simple joy. A few kilometers from the city of stones, Unesco World Heritage Site, WWF oasis of San Giuliano, wetland of international importance for aquatic fauna, and the Parco della Murgia Matera, one of the most spectacular rocky landscapes of Italy, the 'El (s) dorado Ranch was founded with the intent to create a happy haven to live carelessly her love for horses and make new interesting friends.
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Sep 18, 2017
“Best place ever for western riding!”
Oct 24, 2016
“A must if you find yourself in Matera”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Contrada Due Gravine SNC, 75100, Matera, Italy
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+39 328 761 0502
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Reviewed September 18, 2017 via mobile

What a highlight to spend two hours riding with Emanuel into the most gorgeous countryside. His horses are wonderful and if I had one wish it would be to take one home with me. I will definitely be back for more western lessons! Thank you!

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Reviewed October 24, 2016 via mobile

Had a wonderful morning on the ranch and on the trek! Ele has great relationship with the horses and is pleasing to see how well all the animals are looked after, we had the honour of being accompanied on our trek with his dog Boss....More

Thank Claire L
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Reviewed August 21, 2016

I just love this adorable breed of horses so I was drawn to come here with my family. We had a lovely evening ride and the kiddos were tended to with care. We ended the evening with a lovely spread of delicious local products &...More

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Reviewed June 29, 2016 via mobile

Myself and my 2 friends did an hours excursion here we loved it about €20 in a taxi(divided by 3) to get there! ...The views of the olive, fig trees and surroundings are beautiful..atmosphere is very relaxing even when i was nervous of the horse...More

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Reviewed June 29, 2016 via mobile

SUPERB experience! Not only the views experienced during the horse ride were out of this world, but the horses themselves were an both honour and a pleasure to ride! Emanuele and his girlfriend made us feel so welcome and offered us drinks and snacks at...More

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Reviewed June 28, 2016 via mobile

We had a fantastic one hour trek around the olive groves and ranch. The horses are gorgeous, well-natured and kept in immaculate condition. There is a real sense of pride in what Eledorado provide for their guests and I cannot fault them. Furthermore, the experience...More

Thank James J
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Reviewed April 26, 2016

My friend decided to surprise me leading me to make a horseback ride at the Eledoradoranch..it was a great day !!!! I never tried the American ride (I practice the English one), the teacher, Emanuele, reassured me with his way of doing ..he explained me...More

Thank Gianna M
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Reviewed December 28, 2015

Got a 2-hours horse ride experience as xmas present from my sister. We've been petting the horses in the stables, and then riding them in the beautiful countryside around Matera. Ele knows how to teach to newbies, and the horses are magnificent and kind with...More

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Reviewed September 18, 2015

I always wanted to try horseback riding and was lucky to find Eledorado Ranch while being in Matera. The Haflinger horses here are beautiful, well-tempered and perfectly maintained. Emanuele was a great teacher, although it was my first time on a horse, we managed to...More

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Reviewed May 21, 2015

Fast and easy appoinment, nice and clean ranch, the horses are in a very good shape and really beautiful - models! The are also well trained, easy to ride and they like to ride out in this fascinating landscape. Emanuelle is a very pleasant guide,...More

Thank Hubert H
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