The Intelvi Valley is known for its many equestrian centres in the area where you can enjoy horse riding, one of the best ways to stay in touch with nature. At just 500 meters from La Locanda del Notaio, the Equestrian Centre "the Bivouac "offers many activities. Discover the natural beauty of the Val d'Intelvi with exciting horseback riding in the green and tranquillity, respecting the rhythms dictated by the surrounding nature.
For amateurs or enthusiasts. 17 fields in a range between 200 meters and 75 kilometres. Let yourself be tempted by a 360 ° experience, starting from the Golf Club Lanzo (only 200 meters away and a partnership with La Locanda del Notaio), a small but challenging mountain golf course to get to one of the most difficult "par 69" d 'Europe, the famous Villa d'Este.
Discover ancient passageways, old paths and at the same time admire unique landscapes to the beauty of the area, is the best way to enjoy the mountain. The Lake Como, for its glacial origins , offers lovely views, views that take your breath away . Due to its history and culture that for centuries has permeated its mountains and its valleys , alongside these views often are places of cultural interest . The mountains that surround it, with peaks over 2000 meters , are the ideal setting for walking , with itineraries to suit all ages and levels of preparation : from the simplest to the most challenging for families to enthusiasts and experts . The choice of route and destination depends only on you, your level of fitness and your preferences .
To explore and deepen their knowledge of the area is possible thanks to the skill and professionalism of the tour guides , of mid mountain and alpine guides .
Learn to fly a paraglide to experience wonderful and incomparable feelings . Discover the feeling of a gentle glide accompanied by the strong emotions of the experience " in flight " and enjoy an unprecedented show , overlooking the landscape that offers the Intelvi Valley .
The Club of Free Flight of the Valle d' Intelvi is a circle formed by patented pilots that operate in this beautiful area that stretches between Lake Como and Lake Lugano. The club welcomes both pilots already in possession of the patent VDS that beginners, for which two-seater paragliding are provided. The area is perfect for gliding flights take-off as well as for the most challenging, in particular , the drivers prefer four take-offs in the centre of Val d' Intelvi conditions that allow distinct wind conditions: Capanna Bruno - 1,120 meters above sea level Monte Sertore - 1,392 meters above sea level ; Pigra - 1,064 meters above sea level ; Monte Sighignola - 1,300 meters above sea level .
The bicycle, both racing and mountain biking, connects routes of Lake Como to those of the High Raetia with his steps Maloja, Bernina, Mortirolo, Gavia, Stelvio, a true paradise unique in the world.
The upper part of Lake Como, thanks to the constant blowing of the winds, offers ideal conditions for water sports such as water skiing, sailing, windsurfing and kite-surfing. Among the 20 Larian winds , in clear weather blows regularly Tivano, a regular thermal wind that blows from the northeast during the early hours of the morning; the Breva, a much more intense thermal wind that gives the most experienced surfers the opportunity to perform in all types of manoeuvres. The force of the wind in fascinating and fun sport , both for beginners and for professionals.
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