Activities & Trips

Outdoor Sports

There are many outdoor sports in the local area, we have selected a few that may be of interest to you.


There are numerous golf courses nearby. The closest being Antognolla less than 2 minutes from Alsagra. No membership is required and it is open all year, designed by Robert Trent Jones Jnr.  The stunning castle is currently being renovated but the course remains open and available to play.

Perugia Golf Club
18 hole course, club and buggies are available to hire.  Open every day, about 20 minutes drive.
Lamborghini Country Club

9 hole course set in the umbrian countryside.  Aprrox. 30 minutes drive, open every day during spring, summer.

Off Road Quad Biking

In nearby Caserino, Magione you can hire ‘Quad Bikes’ and be taken on guided drives through the incredible scenery of that area, going through any number of mud holes.

Cycle rides

There are lots of cycle routes around northern umbria.  A popular route is around Lake Trasimeno which is approx. 60 kms with part on the road and part on tracks so great for older children. You can rent a bike from our nearby cycle shop  who will deliver them to Alsagra or rent a bike locally from around the lake  Great fun and exercise for all the family.


In Umbertide there is a large tennis centre with both indoor and outdoor courts. Here you can hire both indoor and outdoor courts. Via Morandi Rodolfo, 06019 Umbertide. Tel: 0759415842

There is also a new (2013) tennis club (Il Casale Tennis Center) available in nearby Civitella Benazzone. It has 7 courts with 4 covered during the winter months. Bar and restaurant on site.  Strada Civitella Benazzone Morleschio, 3 06134 Perugia (PG) Tel: 075 694 03 40


Adventure parks

The region’s first adventure park “Activo Park”,  winds its way through a green pine-wood on the outskirts of Scheggino near Spoletto.  The location is ideal for both those who wish to enjoy the thrill of nature (under expert supervision) and for those who prefer to relish the invigorating yet tranquil scenery along the banks of the river. It is possible for both adults and children to try their hand (under supervision) at the following activities: Cable-walking Swinging logs Rope bridges Aerial ropeway Birds’-view footbridge and go karting. There is a restaurant and bars inside the park. The park is Open all year round, weekdays in the low season by request.

There is an alternative park near Sienna.  There are 7 courses available suitable for both adults and children. Open all year round, weekdays in the low season by request.

Horse and Donkey Riding

The countryside around Corciano, Mount Tezio and near the Tiber valley offers plenty of opportunity for unforgettable treks and rides for people with all levels of experience.  The local riding schools have their own stable yards with qualified instructors offering individual and group lessons and rides (for anything from one hour to four hours) which are guided by experienced and trained staff.

Donkeys are affectionate and sweet animals who love cuddles and pats (especially from children) making them an excellent companion for trekking and excursions out for those wishing to discover the Umbrian countryside. It is possible to go for a trek along Monte Tezio with knowledgeable guides who accompany guests on the stunning adventure.